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The Gunjur Project Lodge

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
The Gunjur Project is a lodge with an ethical approach to tourism and works to reduce its carbon footprint. The lodge is set in the heart of the community and is only a short stroll from endless sandy beaches. Accommodation briefly consists of 6 en-suite comfort chalets, restaurant...
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Location and contact
Red Rd | nr Gunjur Village, Gunjur WD 2233, Gambia
15.1 miles to Yundum Intl Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such an amazing place! So welcoming! Every single member of staff was lovely and looked after us in every way! The food was tasty and the rooms were perfect; simple and clean. entertainment was organised for each evening that we were there and it was...More

Thank Gemma S
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Relaxing place , staff couldn’t do enough for you and so friendly Food was lovely and excellent service The owners do such a lot to support the local community and will arrange for guests to visit local school and get involved Also will give...More

1  Thank Iris E
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I stayed here recently with a group of volunteers from the UK. The rooms were so much better than I was expecting and the ambience across the whole site was very relaxed. It's a family run establishment with the addition of local staff. We were...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We travelled around in the Gambia and stayed in four different places during our time, ending with 3 days at Gunjur lodge. I must confess whilst I expected it to be nice I was perhaps expecting a slightly cliched experience, and I couldn't have been...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Absolutely brilliant place to stay, you are made to feel more a member of the family than a guest. A big thank you to Jenny and Brendan and Butch and Jo and Charlie and Lilly the Dog and all of the staff for such a...More

1  Thank mark3718
Response from jennygunjurproject, Owner at The Gunjur Project LodgeResponded 27 March 2018

Thanks Mark, was lovely to meet you and see Pat again. All the best and hope to see you at Gunjur Project again one day :) all the best, Jenny and all

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
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Traveller (197)
Pool & Beach (12)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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presspaws
16 February 2018|
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Response from GUNJUR P | Property representative |
Hello sorry I didn’t see this question. Beers are D60 soft drinks D50: lunches range from D180-D300 and evening meals range from D300-D390. Thanks
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drazzi_953
12 January 2015|
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Response from Melanie H | Reviewed this property |
Boots online pharmacy is good for malaria tablets approx £35 for 10 day visit. With the extra tablets for before and after travel. They also email/ text you to remind you when to start the course before you travel.
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"Room 6 was a nice one and closest to the restaurant and bar."
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"All rooms were comfortable, clean and tidy."
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"Any . There are not a lot of rooms and It is the ambiance that sets It above the rest ."
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"Ask if you need wifi in the room."
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