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King Fahd Palace

getaroom.comUSD 168*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 216*
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Limassol, Cyprus
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Totally outdated, smelly, unhygienic, dirty and totally inadequate in everything that a hotel should be. Mouldy musky smell everywhere, carpets in dire need of some deep cleaning which they probably havent had for at least a decade. The rooms are large but watch out, light fittings might just drop down and injure you, mouldy pealing off paint from my bathroom...

Thank Marios M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This hotel is nothing but a palace. Everything is so outdated, the room is horrible with mouldy and musky smell. No tea & coffee making facilities. Very slow wifi. They charge a ridiculous amount for the breakfast & lunch buffet. The lunch is however quite nice with different seafood stations but I wouldn't pay $50 for that. The pool is...

Thank Reggie_lu
Bijilo, Gambia
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for 4 days for a seminar and for me the rooms are worn out. Double Bed is old and you can actually feel where people are usually sleeping. Little things in the room that don't work anymore. Every night at 4am there was a kind of fire alarm. Bathroom is tacky and had several issues. To conclude...

Thank Dirk_a_go
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My company's decision to book here. Old, smelly, dingy, noisy hallways, most of all internet capabilities are non existance at best. Wasn't sure if this is a permanent or temporary contract. A complete face lift from top to bottom is desperately needed.

Thank Frederick H
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Absolute disaster. This Hotel is nothing but...Looks too good from our side inside things are falling apart. Rooms are smelly, the safety box didn't work in my room. Some power sockets are broken and still active and in use in that condition, if you have kids this is a major safety issue. No Tea Coffee provided in the room, this...

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Baden, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Had a congress, several hundred people, many meeting rooms with windows, large complex, golf in walking distance, large pool. DeLuxe rooms have a great view, excellent breakfast buffet. On the expensive side...

Thank Martin F
Ballymena, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel was built 25 years ago and was last refurbished in 2001. The location and facilities are very good but the hotel rooms need to be refurbished after 16 years. Our curtains didn't close fully, the carpet is worn, the balcony doors didn't close properly, wifi was intermittent but best close to or in the bar. The food is...

Thank Centrehouse
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Large soulless hotel in need of upgrade. The rooms are tired and worn, the carpets stained and the bathrooms old fashioned. Had a couple of power cuts which certainly caught me out though management were totally indifferent so it's obviously quite common. Breakfast is OK with a reasonable selection, the service is terrible as is the coffee - good expresso...

Thank Durris681
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Had booked the room through get A rom and for some reason theycould not deliver the reservation to the hotel. it took me a couple of hours to get that rectified and check in after i had spent like 55 USD on long distanc call. Same thing happened when i wanted to extend. Hotel is also old and run down

Thank Rajesh B
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Arrived for a conference at the hotel late at night only to be told there were no rooms available even thought I had a reservation. Eventually the hotel put me at another nearby hotel of worse quality and it took 3 hours before I could get a room. During the time I was not offered any water or anything. The...

Thank CZ1981

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about King Fahd Palace

Address: Route des Almadies, Dakar NA, Senegal (Formerly Le Meridien President)
Region: Senegal > Dakar Region > Dakar
Price Range: $194 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — King Fahd Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 374
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Also Known As:
King Fahd Palace Hotel Dakar
Le Meridien Hotel Dakar
Dakar Le Meridien
Le Meridien Dakar
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Dakar
#12 Luxury Hotel in Dakar
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