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Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

The hotel is a typical African one, as you would expect in many other African countries. It is clean, but also located at a busy street. If your room is facing the street, you can enjoy the traffic noise early morning onwards. They allowed smoking at the reception, which was not a very welcoming first impression. When ordering a drink... More 

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Thank Joost_K
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We note your comments and forward them to the General manager. Our rooms have been rebuilt recently and the hotel is now non-smoking.... More 

Mumbai, India
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55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Beautiful centrally located...... Lovely view.... Casino + 24 x 7 Restaurants...... Nice to walk during evening... close from Cornish.... Those who love Hubble Bubbles.... enjoy any time..... Market & Embassies very close by....

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Torre Boldone
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65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Very near presidential palace. Staff very attentive. The setting was pleasant and so was most of the food but the meat was inedible it was so tough. I had lamb, others had beef. What a shame. First time I have actually given up trying to eat meat. I wouldn't risk taking business guests there.

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1 Thank sgr58
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2016

security wise good, location wise is excellent till late night, only one bed point one english channel CNN that also not working properly, we have to negotiate room rate due to confirmation was done by local company for single room with two separate room and not available so have to take higher rate suite room.

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Thank hemantTrip
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

A business hotel where you cannot make business. Internet is prehistoric, service is pathetic: personnel is as helpful as a ice maker at the pole. Had two guests for dinner on a Friday night and a) no more beer on tap (basically as intelligent as running out of petrol on a F1 Grand Prix day) b) three out of six... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

I've been staying from time to time at the CDR since 2006. Always thought it to be good value but since the rooms have been refurbished (not sure when) I think it represents even better value. I stayed in a superior room which is a great size with a huge bed, nice bathroom with walk-in shower. Rooms are always clean... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2014

The hotel is quite clean and some of the staff do speak English. It has a slot machine casino in it. It is near a lot of shops and street market. The staff are pleasant. It is walking distance to the beach.

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Thank tanchenghock
Dakar, Senegal
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2014

I stayed there and had over 200 euros stolen. I am not saying this was the staff or anyone associated with the hotel I have no proof but only myself and my partner had access to the room apart from employees with access and at no point did I remove that money from my room. I did speak with the... More 

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3 Thank oldbill1980
Chennai, India
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71 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Good well laid out rooms, with comfortable facilities for the business traveller. A friendly reception, on arrival and a good well designed attached restaurant for business dining and also for the tourist. The breakfast menu is quite an impressive spread.

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Thank Edward G
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2012

I stayed in a double room on the second floor of Cafe de Rome's hotel for two nights in June 2012. The room was clean, quiet and equipped with fridge, stove, and dishes. There was good wifi internet access and cable TV (about 10 channels). Cafe de Rome is conveniently located downtown, at walking distance from several restaurants such as... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Cafe de Rome Dakar

Address: 30 Bd de la Republique, Dakar 9003, Senegal
Region: Senegal > Dakar Region > Dakar
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cafe de Rome Dakar 3.5*
Number of rooms: 37
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Road side view is better”
 of 5 bubbles Bharat111450, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“quieter room”
 of 5 bubbles hemantTrip, 29 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Most of the rooms are quite good for the business traveller!”
 of 5 bubbles EdwardPaulG, 19 Jun 2014 | Read review
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