The hotel is an oasis in the city. It is a boutique hotel whose owners live on site. It is a small hotel with a patio, garden and pool in the back. The patio was a great place to spend time at night. The rooms and bathrooms are large and kept very clean. Each bed has a mosquito net. They have trained the staff to provide quality service and great food. The hotel serves a wonderful breakfast of fresh bread, jams, yogurt and fresh fruit. In addition, you can ask for omelets, crepes or ham/cheese. Lunch and dinner are available, but you must ask for them in advance. They offer a set menu that changes every day. Bar/coffee service is available all day.
The hotel is one block from the beach. The restaurant, Le Ngor, is on the beach and a great place to have a drink and watch sunset. The American store, a small store with imported American food, is a five minute walk away and Point des Almadies is ten minutes away, which has a couple of good restaurants.
If you are looking for a smaller, quieter hotel away from the bustle of larger hotels, you should chose La Residence.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Ideally located in the residential district of the Almadies, 15 minutes from downtown, 5 minutes from the airport and 400 meters from the Meridien President hotel, La Residence invites you to taste the pleasure of life in Dakar. Our guest house offers a vast tropical garden, large pool, terraces and intimate courtyards. Our 4 rooms and our suite offer a sophisticated space. Each room have a furnished terrace, a private bathroom, a safe-deposit box, a flat screen TV, air conditioning and free wireless internet access. The suite has a living room with sofa bed for 1 or 2 extra people.In the garden, a festival of flowers and tropical trees colonized by dozens of colourful birds that will captivate you every day, around the pool or the paillottes. For your receptions, cocktail parties, weddings and seminars, in collaboration with top professionals, La Residence opens its rooms and terraces around the pool. ... more less
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