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Balafon Beach Resort, Serrekunda

Serrekunda beachfront hotel with 2 beach bars and outdoor pool

  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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$139 CAD

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Kololi Beach, Serrekunda, Gambia
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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • gap period enforced between guest stays24 hours
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 86 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On a private beach
  • Restaurant and 2 beach bars
  • Outdoor pool and lazy river
  • Outdoor tennis court

For families

  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Premium TV channels
  • Television
  • Free toiletries

What’s around

  • On a private beach
  • Kololi Beach - 1 min walk
  • Tropic Shopping Centre - 10 min walk
  • Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara International Conference Center - 20 min walk
  • Bijilo Beach - 23 min walk
  • Bijilo Forest Park - 26 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Junior Suite, Private Pool, Beach View
  • Deluxe Suite, Ocean View
  • Junior Suite, Private Pool, Garden View
  • Deluxe Suite, Garden View
  • Standard Studio, Garden View

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On a private beach
  • Kololi Beach - 1 min walk
  • Tropic Shopping Centre - 10 min walk
  • Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara International Conference Center - 20 min walk
  • Bijilo Beach - 23 min walk
  • Bijilo Forest Park - 26 min walk
  • Independence Stadium - 3.6 mi / 5.8 km
  • Bakau Beach - 4.8 mi / 7.7 km
  • Kachikally Crocodile Pool - 5.1 mi / 8.2 km
  • Cape Point Beach - 5.7 mi / 9.2 km
  • Abuko National Park - 7.9 mi / 12.6 km

Getting around

  • Banjul (BJL-Banjul Intl.) - 20 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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Kololi Beach, Serrekunda, Gambia

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 86 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:30 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • 2 beach bars
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • On private beach
  • Free beach cabanas
  • Outdoor pool
  • Lazy river
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Spa services on site
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Tennis on site
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Swim-up bar
  • Beach towels
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8611
  • Conference space size (meters) - 800
  • Conference center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Year Built - 2016
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Be entertained

  • TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of GMD 1150 per room (one-way)

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a first aid kit on site.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

  • Balafon Hotel Serrekunda
  • Balafon Beach Resort Serrekunda
  • Balafon Beach Resort Hotel Serrekunda
  • Balafon Serrekunda
  • Balafon Hotel
  • Balafon Beach Resort Hotel

*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Balafon Beach Resort does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 3:30 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Green Mamba (10-min walk), Reo's (10-min walk), and Al Rawshe Lebanese Restaurant (10-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is GMD 1150 per room one-way.
  • Have fun with onsite activities like volleyball and beach yoga, and practice your swing on the tennis courts. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include 2 beach bars and a private beach. Balafon Beach Resort also has a lazy river and spa services, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    5 night trip, Feb. 25, 2020

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