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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely, quirky and unique hotel to spend a couple of relaxing days in. The location is fabulous, on a cliff overlooking a beautiful, quiet, clean, sandy beach. The hotel grounds are beautiful and leafy, perfect for lying in a hammock reading a book while listening to the waves crash to the shore. If you get bored there's an art...

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Gyeongju, South Korea
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We had a wonderful week at Sobo Bade. Friendly staff, great view, good food and easy to get in touch with friendly people. The architecture and the decor is truly beautiful and made us feel peaceful and comfortable. Our children loved it as much as we did. The beach around is just fantastic!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 July 2015

A true gem about 50km south of Dakar, on a cliff overlooking the beach. This gorgeous hotel was designed by one of the owners, a sculptor and artist from Haiti. His partner, a lovely person, manages the hotel. She is a dancer from France. Both are true parts of the local community and have been at Sobo Bade for many...

2Thank MariaM45672014
Wilton, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Right on the ocean, with a beautiful beach, friendly staff, good food, and fun activities. The restaurant is open whenever you want it to be, and the dishes were quite good. We had fun trying to learn to play the tam tam (drum) and batik. This is no luxury resort by any stretch of the imagination but if you're looking...

1Thank Kevin C
Ngaparou, Senegal
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Easy access from Dakar or from Saly - about 45 minutes from either - by tarmac road to Toubab Dialaw (just of the RN1 highway). I just went there for lunch so can't comment on the full amenities of the hotel, but suffice it to say it's a enchanting find. Situated on a cliff-top in Toubab Dialaw, the Sobo Bade...

4Thank Alastair J
Bologna, Italia
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Very nice and not expensive place where to sleep and take sun in Tubab Dialao. There is also a very nice restaurant in front of the Hotel where some night during the week you can see senegalese musicians play typical drums.

1Thank Jonathan M
Saginaw, Michigan
Reviewed 30 June 2013

My husband and I are university professors in the U.S. and we lead a study abroad trip for students to Dakar, Senegal every other year. We always spend a weekend here at Sobo Bade with the students and it is a hit all around. The hotel, located about 3 hours drive from downtown Dakar, grows its own organic food that...

3Thank travel_lover_2010a
Monterey CA
Reviewed 19 April 2012

Very cute and simple hotel located above the beach on the Petite Cote. Lonely Planet accurately described it as a "hobbit house." Building materials are locally sourced - shells, bricks, and very charmingly used. There are several small outdoor dining areas. Showers in the rooms are a bit "iffy," but for the price not a problem. We stayed in 2...

3Thank kathiwo
Reviewed 4 March 2012

This hotel is really a pearl on the "Petite Cote" outside of Dakar. Like a little colourful mini-castle but much more colourful on a cliff with beautiful beaches below, in the village of Toubab Dialaw. Apparently it use to be a dance and art school (they still have courses occationally), and you can tell by the charming "courtyard" that the...

3Thank PetraPea

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Address: BP 30 Bargny s / mer Senegal, Dakar, Senegal
Region: Senegal > Dakar Region > Dakar
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“Two rooms above the interior dining rooms provide a good view of the ocean, and you'll feel Lady Rapunzel waiting for Prince Charming.”
 of 5 bubbles kathiwo, 18 Apr 2012 | Read review
“There are some rooms facing the ocean and beaches with really beautiful views!”
 of 5 bubbles PetraPea, 4 Mar 2012 | Read review
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