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1 room, 2 adults

Balafon Beach Resort

3,5-star3,5 stars
Kololi Beach, Serrekunda, Gambia

3.5-star beachfront hotel with outdoor pool, near Kololi Beach
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Balafon Beach Resort

from ZAR 963
  • 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 Balafon Beach Resort

Landmarks

  • On a private beach
  • Kololi Beach - 1 min walk
  • Bijilo Beach - 23 min walk
  • Bijilo Forest Park - 26 min walk
  • Banjul Beach - 9.3 mi / 14.9 km
  • 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

Getting around

  • Banjul (BJL-Banjul Intl.) - 48 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

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
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

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

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print 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

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Balafon Beach Resort’s small print

Also known as

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

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.

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.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

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

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: GMD 50.0
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: GMD 50.0
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: GMD 25.0 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Day (1 January) Gala Dinner per adult: GMD 25.0

Optional extras

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

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Balafon Beach Resort

  • Does Balafon Beach Resort offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Balafon Beach Resort does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Balafon Beach Resort?
    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.
  • Is parking offered on site at Balafon Beach Resort?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Balafon Beach Resort?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Balafon Beach Resort?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Balafon Beach Resort?
    You can check in from 3:30 PM to midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Balafon Beach Resort?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves local and international cuisine.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Balafon Beach Resort?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is GMD 1150 per room one-way.

Balafon Beach Resort

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