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    Mandinka Lodge

    | Off New Senegambia Highway, Kololi, Gambia
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
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    Traveller (28)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent96%
    • Very good4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Wheelchair Access
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    27 Aug28 Aug
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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        Reviews (43)
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        1 - 5 of 39 reviews

        Reviewed 1 week ago

        Love this place best place i have stayed in The Gambia. Diane and Lamin are the perfect hosts and will help you with anything they can. Nothing is to much trouble for them Only 5-10 mins from the Strip. We stayed in one of the...More

        Thank Debbie M
        Reviewed 27 June 2017

        We are proud to call Diane & Lamin our friends now which has only happened by staying at this beautiful, romantic & relaxing retreat in Kololi. This is why we keep returning. Everything was perfect yet again from start to finish & could not even...More

        Thank tracey_brent
        Reviewed 13 March 2017

        We have just returned from a 2 week visit at Mandinka Lodge, what a truly amazing tropical paradise. As soon as you enter the gates it feels like a complete different world from the outside, beautiful gardens, wildlife and owners. We stayed in one of...More

        1  Thank Naomi M
        Reviewed 4 January 2017

        My partner and I stayed at Mandinka Lodge for 11 nights over Christmas in one off the lodges which was beautiful. Diane and Lamin were amazing and really made you feel at home. It was my Boyfriends 40th while we were there and they decoreated...More

        Thank maxine_white
        Reviewed 21 December 2016

        Before I write this review, I firstly want to draw your attention to an article I wrote a while ago - which actually sums up my experience staying at Mandinka Lodge and I believe should be read first as an important part of this review...More

        2  Thank Dublin2111
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        918 reviews
        #1 of 4 hotels in Bakau
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        535 reviews
        #7 of 9 hotels in Kololi
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        747 reviews
        #4 of 6 hotels in Kotu
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        • Top amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Room Service
        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Airport Transportation
        • Room Service
        • Room amenities
        • Refrigerator in room
        • Price range
        • US$ 42 - US$ 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Room types
        • Suites ,
        • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
        • Family Rooms ,
        • Accessible rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 4
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        • Location
        • Gambia >
        • Banjul Division >
        • Kololi
        • Also Known As
        • Mandinka Lodge Gambia/Kololi
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        Traveller (28)
        Room & Suite (5)
        Dining (1)
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        4 January 2017|
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        Response from lindakololi | Property representative |
        Hi I am Diane the owner ,We are independent therefore you would have to book a flight then contact us through the website
        Room Tips
        "Roundhouses are gorgeous"
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        "Round House"
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        "Don.t forget to stay in the beautiful Round Rooms - simply heaven and romantic bliss"
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        "The Round houses are our favourite!"
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