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Reviewed on Mar 4, 2018
The destination of Dakar is a good option if you've been considering a getaway with the kids. The desert views, rainforest, and safari tours are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Fly into Dakar (DKR-Leopold Sedar Senghor Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Dakar (DSS-Blaise Diagne Intl.), which is located 26 mi (41.8 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where to stay in Dakar, you might want to consider one of the 27 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.
Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:
Terrou-Bi Beach & Casino Resort: Offers a private beach, a children's pool, and a restaurant. Guests like the helpful staff at this 5-star resort.
Airport Casino Hotel - Features an indoor pool, 2 restaurants, and free valet parking. This hotel is rated 3.5 stars.
Hôtel Fleur de Lys Plateau - Offers an outdoor pool, 3 restaurants, and free parking. Guests like the clean rooms and central location at this 4-star hotel.
Gallé Niwa - Offers a restaurant, free breakfast, and free WiFi. This guesthouse is rated 3 stars.
You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Dakar.
While you and your family are visiting Dakar, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Stade Leopold Senghor and Marché Fass. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Sandaga Market and Soumbédioune Fish Market.Dakar is also known for the:
To venture out into the surrounding area, ride aboard one of the trains from Dakar Station. Dakar might not have many public transit choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.