Get an overview of this hotelBeaux Arts hotel with free airport shuttle and restaurant

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in the heart of Douala, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, Eko Market, and Port of Douala. La Nouvelle Liberte and Stade de la Reunification are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a poolside bar, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 52 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find balconies and safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. 6 meeting rooms are available. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). This Beaux Arts hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a terrace, and multilingual staff. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Somatel Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Picnic area 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2007 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Terrace 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 52 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Individually furnished 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room safe 
  • Balcony 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Turndown service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10:30 AM.

La Voute - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Spa Services

  • Massages on beach 
  • Massages 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 10 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No pets or service animals allowed
24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 5 per person, per night
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 14 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Somatel
  • Somatel Douala
  • Somatel Hotel
  • Somatel Hotel Douala

We should mention

Couples wishing to share a room must provide proof of marriage. This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. One child 10 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


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