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Footsteps Eco Lodge

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Overview
South Kombo Lane, Gunjur Gambia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The Gambia was a punt. We had to get away from the never ending Scottish winter. A little bit of research unearthed Footsteps and it read well. If anything this genuinely wonderful place is under selling itself. We found it perfect in every way. If...More

4  Thank Roddy M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We choose Footsteps as we wanted a change from the ‘white hotel with sun loungers.’ We wanted an eco sustainable experience- it’s made an effort in doing this, but could do so much more with Solar energy enhancing the experience and powering everything. The trouble...More

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1  Thank G3865SDsam
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic stay in Footsteps, beautiful lodges, very friendly and helpful staff and a really social interactive atmosphere throughout – for example people tend to eat together in large groups at a large roundtable – although you don’t have to by any means. Close...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Spent an enjoyable week at this resort. The food is excellent and staff very friendly. Was disappointed that the pool is only a plunge pool. Plenty of shade. So welcoming. Will return. The properties available are well furnished and there are lots of activities to...More

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We were looking for a bit of winter sun but didn't have a whole week to take off work. Footsteps in The Gambia ended up being a surprisingly workable destination: leaving early on a Friday we were on a sun bed at Footsteps by 3pm!...More

1  Thank Ali M
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About
Description
African style accommodation. Built to a high standard as an ecological lodge, all ensuite with their own terrace, an extra bed can be added at no extra cost. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 62 - USD 85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Footsteps Eco Hotel Gunjur
Location
Gambia > West Coast Division > Gunjur
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
USD 62 - USD 85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Footsteps Eco Hotel Gunjur
Location
Gambia > West Coast Division > Gunjur
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Traveller (140)
Pool & Beach (16)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (14)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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BlindDogArmstrong
7 April 2018|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Hi blind dog. We can take approx 40 guests at capacity. 👣😉
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ToniN240
27 July 2017|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Hello, Toni, we will be delighted to see you at Footsteps for your birthday celebrations. The weather late February and early March is very pleasant. Temperatures around 30 degrees during the day and circa 17 degrees at... More
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Room Tips
"I’d choose a room away from the bar / kitchen area....unless you are an early riser / birder "
G3865SDsam
9 Apr. 2018
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"The roundhouses are well located, very clean , cool and comfortable in keeping with eco hotel ethos"
southcroft
18 Mar. 2018
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"If you want complete peace & quiet, ask for a room as far away as possible from the main communal area..."
Tim_Walsh_Scotland
11 Feb. 2018
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"Rooms are basic but clean and more than adequate-"
lisasuwit
31 Jan. 2018
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