About

Seafront Residence is a boutique hotel situated in one of the most exclusive areas in The Gambia, conveniently located 15 minutes from the BJL international airport and 5 minutes from the Senegambia tourist center and craft markets.

There are 20 uniquely designed suites, each offering a luxurious personal touch and stylish elegance, plus a fitness room with state-of-the-art facilities overlooking the outdoor gardens and water fountain.


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Explore everything The Gambia has to offer. There are so many experiences to treasure from a vacation at Seafront Residence. Whether you are travelling with family or doing a solo trip, on a romantic getaway/honeymoon, or on a retreat holiday, we offer countless ways to make memorable experiences. Discover what our location has to offer, services, facilities, activities, and anything you might need to prepare before your arrival. We are taking pride in giving you comfort of having the necessary information and be informed of what to expect; all at your fingertips.


Frequently Asked Questions

About Seafront Residence
Featuring just 20 suites, Seafront Residence offers spacious accommodation and strongly remarks itself as a peaceful resort.
It stands out for its serenity and privacy, differentiating itself as a memorable retreat Gambia getaway.
Positioned within a close proximity to the busy Senegambia tourist center and surrounded by lush gardens with a white sandy beach on its doorstep; just a perfect place for a quiet and relaxing vacation or a romantic honeymoon.

Whether you are looking to stay for one night, one week or even a month or more, our beautifully furnished villas ioffer a real home-from-home feel. As our guest you benefit from the convenience and dedicated service of a hotel, but with the added flexibility to make the space your own.

Our selection of fully-equipped one and two have been individually designed and fully equipped to offer you all the comforts and necessities that you would expect to find in your own home.

Check-in check-out time
No. Seafront Residences & Hotel has a strict non-smoking policy.
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Featuring just 20 villas, Seafront Residence offers spacious accommodation and strongly remarks itself as a peaceful resort.
It stands out for its serenity and privacy, differentiating itself as a memorable retreat Gambia getaway.
Positioned within a close proximity to the busy Senegambia tourist center and surrounded by lush gardens with a white sandy beach on its doorstep; just a perfect place for a quiet and relaxing vacation or a romantic honeymoon.

Whether you are looking to stay for one night, one week or even a month or more, our beautifully furnished villas ioffer a real home-from-home feel. As our guest you benefit from the convenience and dedicated service of a hotel, but with the added flexibility to make the space your own.

Our selection of fully-equipped one and two have been individually designed and fully equipped to offer you all the comforts and necessities that you would expect to find in your own home.

Facilities & Services

  • 24-hour reception
  • Check in possible after 15.00
  • Latest check out by 12.00
  • Breakfast buffet from 07.00-10.00
  • Lunch from 11.00 to 15.00
  • Dinner from 18.30 to 22.30
  • Bars & Restaurants
  • Room service
  • Allergy friendly rooms
  • Air conditioning in all rooms
  • Coffee and tea facilities in all villas
  • Free WiFi in all areas
  • Free WiFi in lobby and restaurants
  • Wake-up call
  • Sightseeing
  • Car hire
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry and dry cleaning
  • Option to fill the mini bar in your room
  • Own parking space
Airport & Banjul Ferry Transfers
If you stay minimum 7 (seven) nights, you will receive free return airport & Ferry transfer (complimentary airport & ferry transfer applicable for bookings via Seafront website only); Seafront will arrange your transfer to and from the resort. If your booking does not include with airport transfer, you may request transfer to and from the airport at a cost of D1500 per car per way. One car can transport up to 4 (four) people.
Early arrivals and late departures
Check-in time is 2:00pm and Check-Out time is 12:00 noon. However, our Hospitality Lounge is available for the convenience of our guests for early check-in and late check-out.
Wi-fi Coverage and Internet Access
Most public areas at Seafront Residence and the rooms have Wi-fi coverage for your convenience. Instant access to the internet may be obtained by simply connecting to the network and it is free of charge.
Health Formalities
Vaccinations and medical treatments

It is imperative that you check the required procedure before your departure.

Vaccinations recommended:

- Diphtheria

- Polio

- Tetanus

- Hepatitis A and B

- Typhoid

Mosquitos can carry certain viral or parasitic diseases; the use of tropical mosquito repellents directly on the skin or clothes is recommended.

Risk of the most dangerous form of malaria (falciparum) means that serious prevention is necessary (chemoprophylaxis and mosquito repellents).
Vaccination against yellow fever is indispensable (in an authorised centre) even if it is not officially imposed.

Vaccination against meningitis may be advisable (in the case of close and prolonged contact with the local population in the dry season between December and June).

There are seasonal epidemics of cholera that are not dangerous for travellers in good health and who respect elementary hygiene rules. Vaccination is not justifed.

Seafront Residences has a doctor can advise you of any questions you might have.

Terms & Conditions
1. The guest signing the registration card upon check-in, warrants that he is duly authorised to sign for and bind all persons represented by him or for whom he is responsible (“his Party”) to these Conditions of Seafront Residences & hotel and, failing such authority, agrees to be personally liable for all amounts arising from the residence of himself and his Party at Seafront Residences & hotel.

2. The guest and each of his Party agrees to pay no later than the time of his departure the room rate as determined by Seafront Residences & hotel for the period of residence, the cost of food, beverage and any other amounts relating to such residence together with VAT (if applicable) incurred by the guest and his Party during their stay in Seafront Residences & hotel. Periodic payments must be made if the account exceeds the credit limit designated Seafront Residences & hotel, and accounts are payable upon presentation.

3. A certificate from Seafront Residences & hotel shall constitute proof of indebtedness of the guest and his Party and of the particulars therein for all purposes including any actions instituted by Seafront Residences & hotel against the guest and/or his Party.

4. The guest hereby agrees on behalf of himself and the members of his Party that it is a condition of his/their residence at Seafront Residences & hotel that neither Seafront Residences & hotel, its landlord, employees nor agents shall be responsible for any injury or death of any person or the loss or destruction of or damage to any property upon the premises, whether arising from fire, theft or any cause and by whomsoever caused or arising from the negligence or wrongful act of any person in the employment of the Seafront Residences & hotel.

GENERAL

Rates quoted are:

  • Per room per night
  • Inclusive of continental breakfast
  • Quoted in € (EURO)
  • Subject to change without prior notice
  • Inclusive of 15% VAT (subject to change)
  • Breakfast charge is non-refundable
  • Service charge is discretionary
  • Cheques are not accepted unless prior arrangements are made with management
  • All suites at Seafront Residences are non-smoking
  • Check-in time is 14h00,
 Check-out time is 12h00
  • Airport transfers can be arranged at a charge

CHILDREN

Children of all ages are welcome

Private Car Rental
Private car rental is available for guests at additional cost.
Dress Code
Resort casual by day, resort elegant by night. So while the sun is up, your shorts, tank tops, swim suits, short-sleeved shirts, sundresses and light slacks are the perfect attire. As the sun goes down and you set out to enjoy the evening, proper attire is required (elegant dress shorts are permitted in the restaurants).
Use of Radio Controlled Drones

  • Safety and privacy of our guests, employees and property is of primary concern to Seafront Residence. The unauthorized use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), including, but not limited to, drones and radio controlled aircraft and devices, by the public, employees or guests is strictly prohibited at Seafront Residence
  • This prohibition on drone use extends to any drones launched or operated from and in the Resort property, as well as drones launched from any property outside of the Resort boundaries.
  • Any violation of this policy may cause confiscation of the equipment. Violators will be liable for any damages, including but not limited to, physical or personal injuries, property damage, damages for violations of privacy, regulatory fines and legal fees
The Gambia - A few facts

A Few Facts

The Gambia is a small West African country, bounded by Senegal, with a narrow Atlantic coastline. It's known for its diverse ecosystems around the central Gambia River. Abundant wildlife in its Kiang West National Park and Bao Bolong Wetland Reserve includes monkeys, hippos and rare birds. The capital, Banjul, and nearby Serekunda offer access to beaches running south from Bakau to Kololi.
Capital: Banjul
President: Excellency Sir Adama Barrow
Population: 1.849 million (2013)
Currency: Gambian dalasi
Official language: English

Travel Season

The flight takes only 6 to 7 hours, the time difference is only one hour during the season.

Activities and Excursions

  • Fishing: In the Atlantic or on Gambia River – passionate fishers too get their money’s worth in the Gambia. The most common types of fish: barracuda, African pompano, Atlantic tarpon and many others. More information: www.african-angling.co.uk
  • Golf: The Fajara Golf club an 18-hole course (par 69) in Fajara approx. a 10-minute drive from the hotel.
  • Bird watching: No other country is home to more different species of birds. A small selection of them can be observed in the garden of Leo’s. If you want to discover more of them, you can do so at many spots nearby, e.g. Tanji Bird Reserve, Kotu Stream,....
  • Banjul: On a tour of the Gambia’s small capital you can see among other things the Arch 22 and the Albert Market.
  • Bijilo Forest Park – “Monkey Park”: On a stroll through this unspoilt park you can encounter and observe trusting long-tailed monkeys and if you are lucky the red colobus monkeys.
  • Lamin Lodge & Mangrove Tour: Starting from the worthwhile lodge that is set on stilts in the middle of the river, you can enjoy nice boat tours through the channels of the Gambia River, which are lined with mangroves.
  • Kachikally – the holy crocodiles: In Bakau which is a 15-minute drive from the hotel is a traditional crocodile pool, in which the holy animals live. You can visit a small museum there and have opportunity to watch these fascinating reptiles close-by. The very brave can even stroke them.
  • Makasutu Culture Forest: This prize-awarded flagship project is located in the inland at a side-branch of the Gambia River, a 45-minute drive from the hotel. In this nature reserve you can hike through the beautiful palm tree forest, undertake a pirogue trip or learn plenty about the flora and fauna of the area.
  • Brikama: Here is the biggest wood carvers’ market of the Gambia. You can watch craftsmen at work and of course acquire their work (approx. a 30-minute drive from Seafront Residence).
  • The South of the Gambia with reptile farm: In the South of the Gambia you can find traditional African villages and tropical landscapes. En tour a visit of the Gambian Reptile Farm is recommended. There you can learn plenty on the Gambia’s snakes and reptiles and hold some of them even in your hands.