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Hotel Akwa Palace

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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shot a video in Douala....I was privileged to do the make up.... I spent one night at Akwa palace Douala...that was before 2017....fantastic...I still remember like it was yesterday..one could feel the Africa in the air...the room was beautiful...the living room was separated from the...More

Thank ruth2508
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ruth, Thanks a lot for your nice words about our hotel. we are glad you loved everything and specially our suites. As you can see, starting with the General manager, everybody speaks both English & French... We even have some Arabic, Spanish, Wolof specialists...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Hotel has a lovely pool and food was decent. My room was standard and was humid and somewhat mouldy. I wasn't able to have a hot shower as water took too long to get warm. This hotel has a good reputation but wouldn't recommend it,...More

Thank Katherine M
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 15 March 2018

Bonjour Katherine, Thank you for your coments. All of our standard rooms will be renovated in 2018. The Superior, Privilèges and Suites are already done, please ask us to have one of this for your next stay. Regards,

Reviewed 24 January 2018

The rooms are smelly. Air Condition is noisy. Food at the pool are not tasty. Elevator is freaky. the only good in this hotel in their breakfast. A complete renovation for building , facilities is mandatory needed. BRMore

Thank Ahmad T
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 15 March 2018

Bonjour BR, We thank you for your coment even if it does not reflect the usual experiences of our guests. We are renovating the entire main building in 2018, this will contribute to give you confidence in our elevators which are by the way working...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

No reservations. Attending forum with a colleague. AP réception made walk in reservations for two rooms. One room was ready upon checkin but not second room. We left hotel and attended forum for 6 hours. Upon return to AP was agreed second room would be...More

Thank Soonest
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 17 November 2017

Bonjour Soonest, We thank you for your feedback. We do regret the expression "below the belt" which is insulting because we treat our guests much more better than this. We are sorry for delay to obtain your room, your feedback could have explained the quality...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Akwa palace is a hotel that has stood the test of time trully. Walking in you can see how glorious it was back in the day. The hotel has really tried to maintain the old look but its 2017 now. Geuss what? They've listened to...More

Thank OneManguitar M
Response from Frédéric C, Directeur général at Hotel Akwa PalaceResponded 10 November 2017

Dear OneManguitar M, We'd like to thank you for your great feed back. Yes we are listenning to our guests, yes we are improving our services, yes we are renovating our rooms : making Akwa Palace greater again ! Thanks to guests like you, we're...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 124 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 124 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"great Breakfast, pool side restaurant is awesome! recommend mosquito spray & lit candles"
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"Hotel is situated along the street, better to chose rooms facing inside square/pool"
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"Choose Back rooms pool view"
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"Nearer the lift the better. Can be confusing to navigate from one section to another"
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