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

    As I have stated before, one of my favorite activities we do here at Starfish is the Multicultural Discussion. This provides us with a safe space to ask questions that we have on the other people's culture. Some of the things I have learned this week are life changing! I have learned that most of the people here have not seen very many wild animals. In fact, when we took a poll in the room, I had seen considerably ...

    The Gambia Experience

    A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe on Jan 25, 2014

    7 photos

    ... general air of dilapidation.

    We eventually arrived in a wooded area which we needed to go through to get to the crocodile pool. Dewar was explaining to us about the different trees, including kapok and baobab, but our attention was diverted by the antics of some cats in the branches of one of the larger trees. There was a ginger cat quite high up the tree, another ginger lower down and a tabby at the bottom. The lower ginger appeared very interested ...

    From Miami to Ibiza.....well Gatwick to Banjul

    A travel blog entry by joseph.heskin on Mar 10, 2013

    1 comment

    ... Looking Busy" , including 7 favorites to win, sitting around the luggage scanner screen. After close inspection of these potential competitors I think I figured our the hierarchy:
    1 guy sits in front of the screen not watching
    Guy number 2 watches Guy Number 1 not watching
    Guys 3 through 7 play the lookout meerkats watching for anyone watching them not watching the guys not watching!

    .....I hear they've plans to trial this at Heathrow next ...

    Overlanding Notes for Senegal

    A travel blog entry by landylove on Feb 25, 2013

    ... will give you the password if you have a drink at the bar.

    Carnet de Passage – this is a document which permits the temporary importation of a vehicle in to a country. You need to obtain this before you leave the UK from the RAC at Bradley Stoke near Bristol. For further information have a look at the RAC website or email Once you ...