Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Senegal

The 8 Most Ethical And Sustainable Hotels In Senegal according to ETIC Hotels

Fabuleux Studio Petit Marrakech

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Beachfront,Family rooms,Non-smoking rooms,Bar,Breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.6
/10

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BOMA Lifestyle Hotel

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Fitness centre,Restaurant,Free parking,Family rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Fabulous breakfast
  •  Mbour, Senegal
  •  ETIC Green Score: 65%
  •  Reviews: 4.4 (284+)
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.5
/10

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Des Almadies

Indoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Beachfront,Restaurant,Free parking,Spa and wellness centre,Family rooms,Bar,Breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.5
/10

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Hotelgandiol

Outdoor swimming pool,Airport shuttle,Beachfront,Free parking,Family rooms,Restaurant,Bar,Private beach area,Fabulous breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.4
/10

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Hotel Lagon

Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Beachfront,Fitness centre,Restaurant,Free parking,Family rooms,Bar,Private beach area,Good breakfast
  •  Dakar, Senegal
  •  ETIC Green Score: 64%
  •  Reviews: 4.2 (814+)
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.4
/10

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Villa Type Africaine

Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Family rooms,Free parking,Non-smoking rooms,Bar,Private beach area
  •  Saly, Senegal
  •  ETIC Green Score: 63%
  •  Reviews: 0 (+)
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.3
/10

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Hotel Riu Baobab

5 swimming pools,Free WiFi,Spa and wellness centre,Beachfront,Non-smoking rooms,Restaurant,Fitness centre,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.2
/10

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Hotel La Belle Etoile Saly & SPA

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Spa and wellness centre,Free parking,Restaurant,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Bar,Breakfast
  •  Saly, Senegal
  •  ETIC Green Score: 62%
  •  Reviews: 4.3 (38+)
ETIC carbon rating
51.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.2
/10

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COUNTRY PROFILE

Senegal

  • Official Name:Republic of Senegal

  • Capital:Dakar

  • Population:17,987,562

  • Area:196,712 km²

  • Major Languages:French

  • Major Religions:Islam, Christianity

  • Life expectancy:66.82 years

  • Currency:West African CFA franc

10 Things To Do In Senegal

  • 1. Explore the vibrant city of Dakar

    Immerse yourself in the vibrancy of Dakar, Senegal`s capital city. Stroll through bustling markets offering a colorful array of goods, admire the colonial architecture that tells tales of history, and experience the rhythm of local music and dance scenes that define the city`s cultural identity.

  • 2. Visit the African Renaissance Monument

    Stand in awe before the towering African Renaissance Monument, an emblematic statue celebrating the continent`s resurgence. Ascend to its observation deck for panoramic views that stretch over Dakar, offering a breathtaking perspective of the city`s landscape and the vast Atlantic Ocean beyond.

  • 3. Experience Gorée Island

    Venture to Gorée Island, a UNESCO World Heritage site that bears witness to the painful history of the Atlantic slave trade. Explore museums and historic buildings that recount the stories of the past, and reflect on the island`s poignant history that serves as a reminder of the resilience of humanity.

  • 4. Discover Lac Rose (Pink Lake)

    Witness the surreal beauty of Lac Rose, also known as the Pink Lake. The lake`s high salt concentration gives its waters a mesmerizing pink hue, creating a natural spectacle that captivates visitors. Explore the shores and bask in the unique ambiance of this enchanting destination.

  • 5. Go on a safari in Niokolo-Koba National Park

    Embark on an unforgettable safari adventure in Niokolo-Koba National Park, a UNESCO-listed haven for diverse wildlife. Encounter majestic elephants, regal lions, and an array of bird species that call this pristine wilderness home, as you traverse through landscapes rich in natural beauty and biodiversity.

  • 6. Visit the Grand Mosque of Dakar

    Discover the grandeur of the Grand Mosque of Dakar, an architectural marvel that stands as a symbol of faith and spirituality. Experience the mosque`s serene atmosphere and witness the devotion of the Muslim community in Dakar as they gather for prayer and reflection.

  • 7. Experience traditional wrestling (Laamb)

    Immerse yourself in the tradition of Laamb, Senegal`s vibrant form of wrestling. Witness competitions characterized by intense athleticism and skill, often accompanied by the rhythms of spirited music, dynamic drumming, and captivating dance performances that amplify the excitement.

  • 8. Explore the African Art Museum in Dakar

    Delve into the world of African art at the African Art Museum in Dakar. Marvel at the diverse collection of contemporary artworks that showcase the region`s rich artistic expression and cultural heritage, offering insights into the evolution of artistic narratives and themes.

  • 9. Take a boat trip on the Sine-Saloum Delta

    Embark on a tranquil boat trip through the Sine-Saloum Delta, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Navigate through the intricate network of mangroves, lagoons, and waterways that harbor rare bird species and gentle manatees, providing a serene and immersive experience in this natural sanctuary.

  • 10. Experience the Saint-Louis Jazz Festival

    Immerse yourself in the melodies of the Saint-Louis Jazz Festival, a celebration of music, culture, and the arts. Join local and international performers as they fill the streets of Saint-Louis with soulful rhythms, creating an atmosphere of harmony and creativity that resonates with visitors and locals alike.

5 Most Visited Cities In Senegal

  • Dakar

    Saint-Louis

    Thies

    Touba

    Ziguinchor

When To Go To Senegal

  • The best time to visit Senegal is during the dry season from November to May. This West African country offers vibrant cities, diverse landscapes, and a blend of cultures. Dakar, the capital, boasts colorful markets, lively music scenes, and coastal charm. Gorée Island and the Sine-Saloum Delta provide opportunities for historical exploration and natural beauty. Senegal`s welcoming atmosphere, Afro-French culture, and historic sites create a travel experience that is both engaging and soul-stirring.

Travel Recommendation And Useful Links For Senegal

Find the complete travel guide for Senegal

  • - Check visa requirements and obtain necessary visas before your trip.
    - Respect local customs and etiquette, and learn about Senegal`s culture and history.
    - Be cautious of safety concerns, especially in certain areas; follow travel advisories.
    - Explore Senegal`s vibrant cities, beaches, and UNESCO World Heritage sites.
    - Experience Senegalese music, dance, and the warmth of the people.

  • Office Tourism of Senegal

  • CIA World Fact-book

  • Wikipedia Page

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