We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel du Lac

Share
Traveller (66)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (12)
Overview
Rue Bel Air, Cotonou 01 BP 184 Benin See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Rooms
27 Nov28 Nov
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 92.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Cotonou hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "001d2ee1303b4bd3bdfbb5e039551539", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":479749,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[59494984],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":11,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":11,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":92,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"001d2ee1303b4bd3bdfbb5e039551539","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":95,"lowestMetaPrice":92,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":95,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":95,"lowestMetaPrice":92,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":95,"hotelName":"Hotel du Lac","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjAwMWQyZWUxMzAzYjRiZDNiZGZiYjVlMDM5NTUxNTM5IiwiQUlLIjoiZmUzYzZhNmRiNmVlNGFhOWI0OWVhNGI4Yzk3MzdkYjAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "27/11/2018", "checkOut": "28/11/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 92", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"59494984":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (156)
Filter reviews
66 results
Traveller rating
13
36
15
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
13
36
15
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lebanese dishes swimming pool reliable wifi lake hotel on sunday night food options stilt village local cuisine local hotel excellent stay the hotel offers fresh fruit place to stay pleasant stay lagoon bridge africa
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 66 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have heard of the hotel from colleagues, but was not sure I wanted to try something close to a noisy bridge. My first surprise was the very reliable internet during my three night stay. Then the vast array of food choices in the buffet....More

Thank ajalatraveller2017
Reviewed 6 October 2018

I've stayed at the Hotel du Lac many times when coming to Benin on business and it never disappoints. It's a hotel with personality. It's also clear from my visits over the years that management have kept the hotel fresh and have been keen to...More

Thank L0mbard0
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I went to Benin for work and was VERY pleasantly surprised by Hotel du Lac. Friendly and attentive service, clean rooms with comfortable beds, a very good and varied breakfast buffet and generally good menu, a clean swimming pool accessible at all ours and generally...More

Thank Marc F
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Great room, wonderful buffet breakfast & delightful staff. Did I mention the 25 meter pool or the fully equipped gym with trainers. We stayed 6 nights and would highly recommend this hotel. Took a look at the other rooms & the suites. Going to go...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We had a good stay at Hotel du Lac. The hotel is safe, clean, and has a great pool. It's quiet and off the main road. The room was very comfortable with good air conditioning and amenities like shampoo. The dinners we had at the...More

Thank tenthlisten
View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Details
Price range
US$ 87 - US$ 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Cotonou
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cotonou
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 87 - US$ 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Cotonou
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cotonou
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Photos
Traveller (66)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (6)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 30 nearby hotels
Dichotel
2 reviews
.59 km away
Myosotis Residence Hotel & Spa
41 reviews
1.16 km away
Azalai Hotel De La Plage
92 reviews
1.35 km away
Paradisia Hotel
2 reviews
2.19 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 95 nearby restaurants
Maquis du Port
137 reviews
1.56 km away
Le Prive
50 reviews
.72 km away
HOTEL DU LAC
79 reviews
.07 km away
L'Imprevu
35 reviews
1.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 26 nearby attractions
La Porte Du Non Retour
100 reviews
39.56 km away
Musee de la Fondation Zinsou
35 reviews
39.83 km away
Marche Dantokpa
47 reviews
1.67 km away
Ouidah Museum of History
61 reviews
39.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hotel du Lac staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Try to get a room with a view across the lagoon."
L0mbard0
6 Oct 2018
Read review
"choose the south side overlooking the pool and sea. Avoid the rooms below the terrasse"
misterjamie
18 Nov 2017
Read review
"Rooms vary a lot, pool side or lagune side a little better"
yannd108
22 Oct 2017
Read review
"The rooms facing the lagoon are best"
vernonb689
15 Sep 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing