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    Le Calao du Lac Rose

    BP 474 Rufisque | Lac Rose, Dakar 1204, Senegal
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          • Excellent66%
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          29 Oct 2016
          “Fantastic sea views and ideal for bird watching”
          5 Feb 2017
          “Lac Rose....why?”
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          1 - 5 of 9 reviews

          Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

          You really need to have a strong motivation to visit the Lac Rose. The Calao is a nice place but the lake itself offers nothing but dull view. The reputation of the lake is just a proof of the power of tourism industry, the salt...More

          Thank Gionata V
          Reviewed 29 October 2016

          It is leafy and great for bird-watching. The individual cottages are roomy, the beds comfortable and everything works: water, electricity and usually wifi. The restaurant is between the large pool and the sea and the views of the sea are spectacular.

          Thank Amolo N
          Reviewed 28 December 2015

          We found this place as an alternative to heading straight into Dakar. We were camping, and sadly the facilities were lacking hot water and decent toilets, the price was quite a lot. However the place was beautiful, the huts look good, the pool is great,...More

          2  Thank Catjane2610
          Reviewed 6 September 2015

          I was busy so my husband takes the credit for finding this gem. Lac Rose is beautiful and we are told that September is not the best time to be here. The air is pure, I had become used to the Dakar pollution, the property...More

          1  Thank HSK62
          Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

          Pierre and Daba are wonderful hosts. Calao boasts delicious French and Senegalese dishes, probably the best Tapalapa (Senegalese 'Ciabatta ') in the country and is a lovely little oasis of beautiful flowering shrubs frequented by many species of multicoloured birds. They also helped us get...More

          1  Thank Alexander D
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          • Pool
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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$10 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
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          • Dakar Region >
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