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Hibiscus House

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Off Coastal Road, Brufut Gambia See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love this hotel it is not on the beach but in a African village with 2 pools. Great food by the chef Saidu. The rooms were all being redecorated whilst there. It was such good value and what makes it really great was the wonderful...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been left to dwindle over the past couple of years, Hibiscus House has now been taken over by Sarah who is doing an amazing job with the renovation of this beautiful hotel. Set in the heart of a small village, with an abundantly stocked...More

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Response from Sarah T, Owner at Hibiscus HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your lovely review Karen. It was a pleasure to have you back and to meet you. The Staff & I are already looking forward to your next visit! It is especially gratifying when returning guests are positive about the renovations &...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fabulous stay at Hibiscus house with my family. Sarah was very welcoming and extremely helpful. The hotel itself is beautiful. The bedrooms are lovely and spacious, with a good sized bathroom that had a a great shower. The pool area and garden is...More

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Response from Sarah T, Owner at Hibiscus HouseResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was a great pleasure to welcome you all to our hotel. We are so glad that your bedrooms and bathrooms were comfortable. Our Chef Saidou is exceptional I agree and together with his able staff in...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely atmosphere, fantastic bird life, great library and games, two pools, awesome meals quality rooms, whats not to like?? Free transport where-ever you need in the urban area. The staff seem to really care and are all friendly, the host is what you would call...More

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Response from Sarah T, Owner at Hibiscus HouseResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 19 May 2018

This is the 9th visit to Hibiscus, always much loved for its beauty and laid back charm. In the past there have been inconveniences from lack of maintenance and attention to detail. NOT SO NOW! The new owner Sarah had only been in post a...More

2  Thank jonathan d
Response from Sarah T, Owner at Hibiscus HouseResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! it is really nice to hear that the changes we are implementing are adding value to our guest's experience. All reviews are hung on the Staff Room walls now for all to read and appreciate. Looking forward...More

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Hibiscus House is a privately owned small lodge/hotel in The Gambia. Located amidst the local community away from the main tourist areas and set within tropical gardens it's the perfect break for a little winter sun.The Gambia has long been popular for an extensive bird life, musical culture, river and sunny coastline.Hibiscus House is a perfect location to explore and experience the real Gambia.Explore The River Gambia and it's bolons, learn to drum a Jembe. Spend time at the local school or just relax in the sunshine.Enjoy delicious home cooked food from fresh local produce.We offer you a choice of 3 Suites, 1 Deluxe and 6 Garden Rooms, and 2 Swimming Pools along with happy and friendly service. Breakfast is included within the price and we also offer a lunchtime and evening menu. 'This is your home for as long as you are in The Gambia'

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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$51 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
hibiscus house hotel brufut
GambiaWest Coast DivisionBrufut
Traveller (160)
Pool & Beach (33)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (9)
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21 August 2018|
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Response from Joan1951 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is possible to organise trips from this hotel. Some lovely places to see in Gambia.
3 April 2017|
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Response from hibiscushousegambia | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry, all of our rooms have hot water, UK sockets, a small fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. The average price for a main course evening meal is £10, starters and puddings approximately £6... More
19 November 2016|
Response from hibiscushousegambia | Property representative |
Hi John Thank you for your enquiry, Hibiscus House is about 15 minutes walk from the beach,we are set within the local community and not the main tourist areas. We offer breakfast and airport transfers within the our price... More
Room Tips
"Some rooms have private patios."
14 May 2018
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"I would chose a suite , not much more but worth the upgrade"
3 May 2018
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"Avocado Suite"
22 Mar 2018
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"We stayed in the Hibiscus room, we had a great view. And a very big room."
9 Jan 2018
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