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Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view is excellent. Breakfast and food is high quality if you compare with others in Abidjan. The price is high, but you can stay very confortable in this hotel. Some persons speak English to help you. Excellent localization.

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a nice review and we hope to welcoming you soon again . Sincerely, Yaka POTIN Guest Experience Director

Indore, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was a bit small, but compared to the building being a very old structure over 40 years old, it was nice and bright, attractive color combination and well maintained. The service was good, the linen and towels felt fresh, food was of high quality and a huge variety for breakfast. Above all, the staff were friendly

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for such a great review and it is our hope to welcoming you soon again for another "Magnifique" stay. Sincerely, Yaka POTIN Guest Experience Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great view, great service, but I was not impressed with the food! I liked that one could stay in the hotel : shopping, music, movie, bakery etc... It is alsotrue that I tried a single restaurant, and the others could be better.

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to tel us about your latest stay with us. We are sorry your stay did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express our sincerest apologies.At Sofitel, we strive to provisde a Superior service experience for every Customer; therefore your feedback is very important to us. Please rest assured that we are...

Paris
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can dislike imposing architecture of Hotel Ivoire buildings, especially its huge tower overlooking Cocody area. But it's part of Abidjan heritage like Houphouet Boigny bridge or Treichville market. And hotel setting is quite interesting for residents. What's the best at L'Ivoire ? efficient staff, spacious and modern rooms, security controls, high quality breakfast ? Anyway it's one of the...

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the the great review of our hotel! We are gald you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Yaka POTIN Guest Experience Director

New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Fantastic infrastructure, the pool is spectacular and bedding is divine. All employee are very very nice, happy and available. But they need to improve their professional expertise. Hopefully they always seek for customers' opinion to improve in quality service. The hotel has a kitchen garden and that's really cool, but unfortunately the chef doesn't create mix french food with local...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting, stunning views, exceptional foot print with gorgeous pool area. However the room standard in the Tower is below a 5 star Hotel. - See temperature and condition of furnishings.- The room is freezing cold. The AC cannot be adjusted even after multiple visits by the tech team. The high AC setting creates high condensation which in turn makes...

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We do appreciate your comments and thank you for some of the compliments you made.Indeed since Sofitel took over the hotel, many improvments have been made. We do acknowledge that there is still work to be done and we focus on those challenges daily. Rest assured that the point regarding the AC and the carpet have been adressed....

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I visited the hotel several times This time there were less than the normal of English speakers Their room is very well equipped But the level of cleanliness, completing the things that were being used and other issues does not reflect the high level of the hotel and the price

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to ell us about your stay with us. We are sorry yous stay did not meet your expectations, please allow me to express our sincerest apologies. At Sofitel, we strive to provide a Superior service experience for every Customer; therefore, your feedback is very important to us. Rest assured that the points...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I read the trip advisor reviews of this hotel and went with low expectations. That was a good start: since I went there apprehensive. In the end, it was a nice experience. The nice parts overshadowed the drawbacks. The nice parts: the pool is great, the gym has modern and working equipment, the wifi worked with no problem, facilities are...

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comment, regarding your latest stay at Sofitel Abidjan. It is very important for us to know what our guests think of our service. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and want to thank you for some of the compliments you made. We are aware that there is work left to be...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for drinks and food at the Bar. Sat in the Terrace. The service was just awful - not worthy of a 5-star. The drink was refilled at the table!!! This was the first time I ever saw that happen. The waiter serving was sullen and discourteous...I'm never visiting this place again. The view though is fantastic and the...

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your latest stay at Sofitel Abidjan. We are sorry your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express our sincerest apologies. at Sofitel, we srtive to provide a Superior service experience for every Customer; therefore, your feedback is very important to us. Rest assured that...

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Hotel was OK for a business trip. I was in the right hand tower as you look at the front of the hotel which i got the sense was the older of the two buildings. Room was OK, nothing brilliant. Service from the staff was generally excellent, they were always keen to assist, and did so well. Internet was poor...

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SofitelAbidjan, Public Relations Manager at Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay with us. Thank you for some of the compliments you made about the hotel and the staff. We will share your comments sure that these will serve as an encouragement. however through your coments some improvments are suggested. we have the unique objective to improve guest...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sofitel blends French luxury with African charm in this unique international hotel in Abidjan. Overlooking the Ebrie lagoon and the Plateau, this luxury hotel on the Ivory Coast rises majestically over an idyllic setting of water and floraThe iconic Hotel Ivoire, built by Moshe Mayer in 1963 and beautifully renovated in 2011, will envelop you with its contemporary atmosphere and fiery colors. African art and cocoa add a touch of the exotic to your stay on the Ivory Coast. Relax in the friendly atmosphere at the Bar du Lac and indulge in one of the delicious cocktails. The hotel has six modern conference rooms equipped with high-tech audiovisual equipment.There's no better place for romantic evenings and business dinners than the Toit d'Abidjan restaurant, with authentic French cuisine and an unforgettable view from the 23rd floor. You can also sample international dishes and freshly-made cocktails.The nearby Abidjan Conference Center hosts a wide range of events. The auditorium seats 1650 people and offers high-quality services. Our experienced and efficient staff helps to make your meetings and events a success. Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire newly renovated with its 3 main buildings, offers 423 rooms including 122 suites and 31 fully furnished appartments. Also 20 meeting rooms, with different sizes and set up possible. Clients can also enjoy some shopping and extras services and products at our Commercial Galeria and choose to watch a 3D Movie at The Majestic Ivoire Cinema. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire

Address: Boulevard Hassan II 08 Bp 01 Cocody- Abidjan 08 Cote d'Ivoire | Boulevard Hassan II, 08 BP 01 Abidjan 08 Cote d'Ivoire, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Region: Cote d'Ivoire > Lagunes Region > Abidjan
Price Range: ₹ 14,477 - ₹ 34,128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire 5*
Number of rooms: 423
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