5 reasons to stay at African Princess Beach Hotel

Updated on Feb 03, 2023 by Ella Brundle

Blog > 5 reasons to stay at African Princess Beach Hotel

This beachfront hotel has a prime position on South Kotu Beach, with a contemporary feel and great service, it is well worth considering for your next Gambian holiday!

African Princess Beach Hotel has a modern feel, yet still pays homage to African culture. The hotel has amazing swim-up rooms and a fantastic location, we are sure you’ll be booking a stay soon. 

1. The swim-up rooms 

A swim-up room is a luxurious perk of booking a stay with African Princess Beach Hotel. These ground-floor pool rooms open onto a terrace with direct pool access right in front of your room. What is better than opening the door each morning and being greeted with a perfectly crystal-clear body of water and the glorious sunshine, rooms also have a side sea view. Speak to our team to book your ground-floor pool room today! 

2. The quiet atmosphere 

African Princess is a quiet paradise to enjoy. During the day the hotel has a wonderful, peaceful atmosphere and you will be able to relax by the pool in utter tranquillity. Head over to the bar to enjoy an afternoon drink or snack, and then perhaps a few hours on the beach right on the hotel’s doorstep might tempt you... 

3. Planet Spa

The privately-owned spa adjacent to the hotel is a must-visit for guests! On offer is a wide range of treatments including massages, aromatherapy, pedicures, couples’ massages and even yoga classes. Our experts recommend indulging in treatment during your stay, you won’t regret it. 

4. The local area 

South Kotu has a small selection of bars and restaurants to explore, such as Solomons, a lovely place to sit and enjoy the sea breeze with a cold drink. Set right on the beachfront, spend hours people-watching and enjoying the food at this fabulous beach bar. Just a short walk along the beach you will reach Kotu, where you’ll find further beach bars and hotel restaurants. Less than a 5-minute drive away is Kololi, here you will find a lively strip, with many restaurants and bars to visit. There is a wide range of cuisines on offer, and plenty of places to find a cocktail or a refreshing beer! 

5. The beachfront location 

African Princess Beach Hotel is sat along the beautiful stretch of beach in south Kotu, this expansive stretch of golden sand is the perfect place to spend your days soaking up the West African sunshine. There is also a great pool within the hotel grounds that is right next to the beach, with a protective wind break for days when it may be a little gusty. The pool is a shallow pool that has a beach-like feel – it’s a great unique feature of the hotel. 

Book your stay at African Princess Beach Hotel today! 

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