Perfect location on a beautiful beach with different options of
accommodation from the most basic to very comfortable s/c. Great place to
enjoy a tropical holiday and they can also cater for large groups. Bar and
Au Natural Restaurant - On the beach, to the right of Auberge de la Paix
Run by Lamin and Chef Paco serving up a mean omelette and spicy rice as
well as fresh prawns and seafood in an idyllic beach side location. Expect
to pay for the ingredients before your meal is cooked!
Our first bed in Africa and a truly great one. Friendly, helpful staff, good
location, nice clean rooms and great views from the rooftop. They also offer airport collect which is very helpful if you arrive late at night. Bar and Restaurant.
The Gaye House - Mermoz
Homestay in a nice area of central Dakar, allowed to come and go as you please but with all the benefits of family life including meals if you would like. Our favourite rooftop in Dakar! Read about our stay for more information.
Bar Mermoz – Mermoz
A great local bar where all the locals come to play pool. With pumping reggae music and a friendly owner this soon became our African Local!
Diam Rekk Near the southern part of town (s/c twin 12000CFA)
Casa Farm – Near Dianah
A WWOOF farm in a beautiful rural location, read about our time there to find out
more. Although they host both short and long term volunteers it is also
possible to stay as a guest.
Le Sitokoto CTRI - Well known by locals, but expect to pay around 500CFA on a moto to get there from the station (s/c double 6000CFA)
A community based enterprise this popular place is situated right on the beach with friendly staff and a laid back atmosphere. Beach-side bar and restaurant.
Hotel de Paris - Rue de France, BP 333
Tel: 2219411018/2219411019 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Le Belkady - Just south of Marché St-Maur (non s/c double 5000CFA)
Most budget option in town, very friendly staff but it is a brothel. Not
the cleanest however great location and opposite a good chophouse
(literally chopped up grilled meat served with onion and chili, delicious!)