African Village Hotel

Address: 98 Atlantic Boulevard, Bakau, Gambia | 2 star hotel
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This 2 star hotel, located on 98 Atlantic Boulevard, Bakau, is near IFAN Museum (African Arts Museum), Sandaga, Pink Lake (Retba), and Parc National du Delta du Saloum.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Bakau

    A long beach walk from Kotu to Bakau beyond

    A travel blog entry by namasteom on Mar 04, 2015

    29 photos

    ... to the bar, much to the distress of Ibrahim who had followed us for over 1 1/2 hours, hoping to draw us into the craft market. He got quite offensive when we told him we just needed a beer and dived into the big building with the clock tower overlooking the fishing harbour.

    Here is an amazing colonial guest house, grand and full of rooms to explore. Amazing collection of art, old and modernist. I'm certain that I saw Pablo Picasso propping up the bar, though it was ...

    American Viewer’s Discretion is Advised

    A travel blog entry by thelabelmaker on Jun 06, 2014

    2 comments, 2 photos

    ... a family member be ashamed of the darkness of her skin because she was told at school that she was not pretty because of it. Actually, experiencing the other side of the coin at another place, I have noticed that I have been treated with utmost respect. People have stopped me along the road asking how I am doing, what my name is, and telling me about different things to do while I am here. I have talked ...

    The Gambia Experience

    A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe on Jan 25, 2014

    7 photos

    ... ginger who was higher up, and he made several attempts to climb up there. Meanwhile the higher ginger was trying to come down. At the bottom the tabby was watching all this with interest. Trevor and I and a few others in our group were also watching the cats stealthily making their way around the tree branches instead of listening to our guide!

    Eventually all became clear when the higher ginger met the lower ginger on a stout branch and he attempted ...

    Day 10

    A travel blog entry by mclark65 on Apr 23, 2013

    4 photos

    Day 10 Tues Spent time on the beach and finished off in the pool bar where I met some Uni students from Lincoln and two Swedish lasses. Met UK in Paradiso, tried the Carbonara was delisheous, then we did some bars, met some more Uni students this time from Birmingham Uni who were doing Animal conservation. One of the girls was from Portsmouth, Ness her name and very fit indeed. Finished off playing pool in the Jazz Cafe. Expecting a bad head in the ...

    My Gambian Experience

    A travel blog entry by abu.bashir on Jan 31, 2013

    34 photos

    ... in a country ruled by an egocentric megalomaniac dictator is the number of titles that precedes the president's name. This is rather comical and I can't help but chuckle with laughter whenever I hear all the president's titles being mentioned by newscasters or read them on roadside billboards. You are left in no doubt as to who is in charge going by the larger than life photos on gigantic billboards of the savior-like depiction of the great messianic leader beaming down at his subjects. ...