Renovated in 2008, this popular and lively family-friendly hotel comprises a total of 258 rooms, all less than 100 m from the beach, as well as a garden and a terrace. It offers guests a desirable range of facilities as well as excellent cuisine and entertainment, all delivered with true Gambian hospitality. Facilities on offer to guests at this establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a currency exchange facility, a newspaper stand, a hairdressing salon and a TV lounge. The younger guests can let off steam in the children's playground and the kids' club and there is a bar and a restaurant. Business travellers will appreciate the conference facilities and WLAN Internet access (charges apply) and guests can also take advantage of the room and laundry services (both for an additional fee). There is parking available for those arriving by car and visitors will also find a bicycle hire station on the premises (charges apply).
This hotel is located directly on the wide, sandy beach and in the heart of the small centre of Kotu, where guests will find several restaurants, mini markets, shops, a craft market and a taxi rank. The nearest nightspots are 5 km away, in the town of Serrekunda.
All rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a double bed. They are equipped with satellite/cable TV, a safe (charge may apply) and a mini fridge and individually regulated air conditioning is provided as standard. All rooms also feature either a balcony or a terrace.
This hotel features an outdoor swimming pool with a separate children's swimming area, a poolside snack bar and a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols. Guests can take part in an aqua fit session or work out in the gym before relaxing with a massage (charges apply). For an additional fee, it is also possible to try windsurfing, canoeing, tennis, horse riding or cycling and they can also play a game of badminton, table tennis, darts or beach volleyball. Moreover, the hotel puts on separate entertainment programmes for adults and for children, while golf enthusiasts will find the famous 18-hole Fajara Golf Course within walking distance (750 m). There are sun loungers and parasols available for guests' use on the sandy beach.
A full breakfast buffet is served in the Kudula, with its ocean view terrace. For lunch, guests may choose from 2 different restaurants, while for dinner there are 3 different restaurants available with a choice of buffet, snack, international cuisine and stylish dining.
MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Guests arriving from the airport should take a left towards Brikama. At the first junction, turn right and follow this road till the roundabout. Go straight on, and continue on the Bertil Harding Highway reaching a junction with an 'Elton' petrol station (not the Elton petrol station which comes very shortly after the roundabout). At this junction, turn left under the arch and the hotel is situated at the end of the road. Taxis are available at the airport and the drivers all know the hotel.
Satellite cable TV