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ViaVia Senegal Dakar - Hostel/Backpacker
1.5 out of 5
Seydina Issa Rohou Laye, Yoff, Dakar
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The price is $44 per night
2.47 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (25 reviews)
Basic no-frills place near bus stations

"Accommodation in Dakar can be quite expensive and this place fulfills a niche that is rather lacking. It is located close to the major bus stations and is super convenient for those staying for the night between long-distance bus trips. It is located close enough to the sights in town that it might ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2019

ViaVia Senegal Dakar - Hostel/Backpacker
Residence Axa Hann Mariste
3 out of 5
6 Hann Mariste Liberté, Dakar
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1.55 mi from city center
2/5 (1 review)

"Jardin interieur interessant Niveau sol, beaucoup de moustiques Manque d'entretien Trop cher"…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2019

Residence Axa Hann Mariste
Un appartement de Standing sur la VDN
3.5 out of 5
SIPRES 2 VDN Sud Foire, Residence Babacar Diop 2 -me Etage, Dakar
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1.13 mi from city center
Un appartement de Standing sur la VDN
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Appartement meublé à Hann Mariste
3 out of 5
Hann Mariste, 1 F37 Pres de l'ecole Japonaise, Dakar
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0.61 mi from city center
2/5 (2 reviews)
Good short term stay only

"the apartment was on the 4th floor and there was no lift, so a hard walk up and down. No windows in the kitchen, lounge or bathroom, so cooking made the whole area very hot. AC in the bedroom was great but the mattress was extremely hard. however the staff were very helpful and friendly. It was great ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2018

Appartement meublé à Hann Mariste
ibis Dakar
3 out of 5
Avenue Abdoulaye Fadiga No 2, Dakar
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4.23 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (168 reviews)

"It is in the center of the city, close to all important locations."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

ibis Dakar
Hôtel Le Djoloff
3 out of 5
7 rue Nani, Fann Hock, Dakar
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The price is $93 per night
2.97 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (51 reviews)

"Cosy And comfortable. Staff are quite helpful. Room is quite clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Hôtel Le Djoloff
Cite Keur Gorgui
3 out of 5
Cité Keur Gorgui, Dakar, Dakar
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1.11 mi from city center
Cite Keur Gorgui
Hotel Jardin Savana Dakar
3.5 out of 5
Petite Corniche Est, Dakar
The price is $134 per night
5.1 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (34 reviews)
Great pool, would stay again

"Checked into this hotel for the weekend on a business trip because I heard they have a 50m pool and I wanted to swim - it did not disappoint! Super beautiful pool and right on the waterfront. Rooms were comfortable and great staff! Much better value for $ than the other hotels with pools for swimming ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Hotel Jardin Savana Dakar
Days Hotel & Suites Dakar
4 out of 5
Rue Parent 03, Dakar
The price is $112 per night
4.16 mi from city center
Days Hotel & Suites Dakar
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza
5 out of 5
Route De La Corniche Ouest, Dakar
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The price is $199 per night
2.17 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (228 reviews)

"Lovely hotel overlooking the sea. Very friendly and helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza
Résidence liberté 6
3.5 out of 5
Liberté 6 Extention, Dakar
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The price is $139 per night
0.54 mi from city center
Résidence liberté 6
Terrou-Bi Beach & Casino Resort
5 out of 5
Corniche ouest Boulevard, Martin Luther King B P 1179, Dakar
The price is $193 per night
3.17 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (103 reviews)
Great solo weekend

"It is a beautiful resort. The room was spacious and clean and didn't smell muggy like the radisson and the king fahd rooms I had stayed in. The service was excellent, everyone always smiling and making sure I had everything I need. The room service menu is limited, but they have great restaurants ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

Terrou-Bi Beach & Casino Resort
Pullman Dakar Teranga
5 out of 5
10 Rue Colbert, Place de L' independance, Dakar
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The price is $209 per night
4.21 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (101 reviews)

"The staff were very pleasant and professional. The reception and lobby areas were luxurious with a subtle local touch. The room was spacious, clean and looked recently furnished."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Pullman Dakar Teranga
King Fahd Palace
5 out of 5
Pointe Des Almadies, Dakar
The price is $352 per night
4.52 mi from city center
3.4/5 (100 reviews)

"Staff was very forthcoming. We got a late check out and a free airport transfer. More than one can expect."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

King Fahd Palace
Novotel Dakar
3.5 out of 5
Avenue Abdoulaye Fadiga, Dakar
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4.29 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (163 reviews)
Nice business hotel in Dakar

"Staff were very helpful. Novotel is a well run, clean, western style business hotel in the heart of dakar. Great pool and breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

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Visiting Dakar

Visitors can enjoy all that Dakar has to offer including the live music, cafés, and safari tours. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its rainforests. A top sight in the city is Ile de Goree Beach.

  • There are 259 hotels and other accommodations in Dakar
  • The closest major airport is in Dakar (DKR-Leopold Sedar Senghor Intl.), 3.1 mi (5.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Dakar (DSS-Blaise Diagne Intl.), 26 mi (41.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Dakar

Cultural venues in the city include Village des Arts, IFAN Museum of African Arts, and Maison des Esclaves. The city is notable for landmarks like Dakar Grand Mosque, African Renaissance Statue, and African Remembrance Square. The picturesque setting of Ile de Goree Beach and Hann Park exemplify the city's natural beauty.

In Dakar, you'll find 259 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect vacation. These are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • International Hotel Dakar - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and bar.
  • La Résidence Dakar - Our customers like the bar and breakfast at this hotel. This 3.5-star hotel in Les Almadies features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Hôtel Le Djoloff - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its quiet location and helpful staff.

Getting Around Dakar

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.

Dressing for Dakar

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 80°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 63°F
  • From April to June, the average is 88°F during the day and 64°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 89°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 89°F as the daytime average and 65°F as the nighttime average
  • September and October are usually the hottest months averaging 89°F, while March and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 63°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Dakar?
Pullman Dakar Teranga is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 5-star hotel offers a private beach and 2 restaurants. Another favorite option for your visit based on traveler reviews is Onomo Hotel Dakar.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Dakar, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Dakar.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Dakar?
For more details about updating your trip to Dakar or cancelling it, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Dakar?
Based on reviews, Farid is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to Dakar?
Terrou-Bi Beach & Casino Resort is a top 5-star resort on Expedia for families, and features a private beach and a children’s pool. Other choices for your family trip include Business Hotel and Hôtel Le Sokhamon.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation in Dakar?
Airport Casino Hotel is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features comfy beds and fireplaces.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Dakar?
Hotel Lagon 2 is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers 2 restaurants along with free WiFi for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Ile de Goree Beach?
Adjacent to Ile de Goree Beach, Hotel Madou Goree is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good options close by include Villa Castel and La Porte du Retour.
What about the best place to stay close to Train Station?
One of the top choices for your stay is La Voile d’Or, located 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Train Station, and this hotel offers a private beach and free breakfast. Stayplus Residence Zeina Suite and Pullman Dakar Teranga are two other good options within a few miles.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Dakar?
Pullman Dakar Teranga is a top 5-star beachfront hotel with 2 restaurants and an indoor pool. Other good choices for your beach trip include Hotel Lagon 2 and Pullman Dakar Teranga. Spend some quality time by the water at Ile de Goree Beach.
What's the best luxury accommodation in Dakar?
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza is a 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampering stay. Terrou-Bi Beach & Casino Resort and King Fahd Palace are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Dakar?
Hôtel Le Djoloff is a favorite 3-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring a restaurant and a bar.

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