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Novotel Dakar

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  • Excellent17%
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  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 25 November 2012

I did not expect much from this hotel, 1ste business trip to Dakar. Conveniently situated, I took the hotel shuttle in the middle of the night, staff helpful and friendly. They room surprised me the most - standard room but modern furnishings and spotless. Sea...More

Thank sonkoppie
Reviewed 13 November 2012

I have only stayed once but came away unimpressed. The central location is superb but the Hotel feels very dated and felt far too basic for the money paid. It had a good swimming pool but the rooms were rudimentary and simple. Aircon was good....More

Thank hotelguru85
Reviewed 9 November 2012

My first visit to Dakar Senigal and my hoast arranged the Novotel for me. A surprisingly pleasent 4 star hotel, I wasn't expecting such standards in North Africa. Buffet lunch was really good with lots of choice. The staff were extremely helpful. Nice rooms, clean...More

Thank ivorbankloan
Reviewed 7 November 2012

The stay was completely ruined by the fact that we had money stolen whilst staying at the hotel and more importantly how badly the inconvenience and loss was handled. On informing the reception desk, the first thing she did was alert the only person who...More

Thank Haybails
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Novotel is exactly what its name suggests. You'll get not a penny more out of it. Simple rooms with all the basic amenities and service, reasonably clean and new, but nothing to write home about. There are some interesting red cockroaches/bugs that are fun to...More

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US$ 158 - US$ 272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Dakar
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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US$ 158 - US$ 272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Dakar
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SadeNY
16 May 2015|
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Response from Gaida M | Reviewed this property |
1. Getting visa – contact with Sen embassy. Despite of writting that EU citizens don't need visa, it wasn't so on December 2014. I simply registered via internet, paid ~ 50 $ and get visa in airport. I didn't do vaccination... More
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Gaida M
4 January 2015|
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Dear Gaida As l am not a smoker myself,I am not really sure about whether you can smoke in any room.If l am not mistaken they usually ask you upon booking whether you want a smoking or non smoking room.I hope this helps.
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"There is IBIS hotel attached to Novotel; please check IBIS, may be smaller rooms but could be clean. Take..."
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"The ocean view rooms are a bit louder because of the live music. They end at 10pm, so it's not too bad."
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"Ask for a room with the sea view: it makes your morning less depressive inside the ugly room"
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