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White Horse Residence

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Traveller (97)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (11)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish market”(9 reviews)
“paradise beach”(7 reviews)
“change money”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Poolside Bar
Multilingual Staff
Accessible rooms
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Air Conditioning
The White Horse Residence is an exclusive guest house in a truly spectacular setting of a large, tropical garden with a number of private bungalows all overlooking the serene pool and the calm Atlantic ocean. The residence was built as a generous get away for a retire couple and...
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Location and contact
Batokunku, Tujereng 2030, Gambia
9.3 miles to Yundum Intl Airport
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I stayed at White Horse Residence for one week and can only advise you to choose this hotel! The atmosphere is so serene and relaxing, the staff is super friendly and attentive, the rooms are comfortable and clean. I loved the view of the beach...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Our one week stay at The Whitehorse Residence was truly a great one. We loved every minute we spent there. Peter, the owner, and his staff were so kind, helpful, fun and nice. It felt a bit like home. The rooms were clean, specious and...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

After many many visits to The Gambia we have found this absolutely wonderful establishment. The residence is small and secluded with only eight rooms. It is immaculate in every sense, the rooms (suites) are first class, the food irresistible and staff excellent. Peter, the owner,...More

Thank dangoodd
Response from PeterWeissferdt, General Manager at White Horse ResidenceResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you very much for this very nice review.You can be sure that we again will do our very best that you will have another exiting holiday in 2019. The Family House is waiting for you...... Thanks again and regards from Peter and his team

Reviewed 10 March 2018

Well what can I say apart from "WOW! We've had the most fantastic 14 day holiday. There is really nothing negative that I can say about the White Horse Residence. All of the staff were a credit to Peter the owner. Nothing was too much...More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This was a special holiday and we wanted somewhere remote-ish, but good quality. The WH ticks those boxes. The hotel is perfect, not UAE glitz and gold, if that is what you want, you won't be looking at The Gambia anyway. All the staff are...More

Thank GreatFind_Cotswolds
Response from PeterWeissferdt, General Manager at White Horse ResidenceResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you very much for this kind review. I'm sorry that you find our wine prices a bit too expensive but consider that we pay nearly 3 times for a bottle of wine compared to a supermarket in Europe.....Wine is taxed here with more than...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (97)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (11)
Room & Suite (10)
Questions & Answers
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Karen T
16 February 2018|
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Response from AngieEO | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see anyone smoking, but I'm not sure if it's allowed or not, you should message Péter the owner,
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jems21
7 January 2018|
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Response from AngieEO | Reviewed this property |
There is a couple of beach shacks serving fresh fish but no nearby restaurants
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Meridian35
28 October 2016|
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Response from PeterWeissferdt | Property representative |
Thanks Meridian 3 for your question, yes we supply big pool towels and in the bathroom you find the standard toiletries. Kind regards Peter
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Room Tips
"The bungalow rooms are wonderful."
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"They are all very nice."
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"Best room is the Family Suite"
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"We had room 8 which has two bedrooms and a huge verandah, but avoid if you don't like spiders."
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