FAQ

FAQ
How far is it from the airport?
- The distance is 12 km and the transport time is normally 15-20 min.

 

 

Can the hotel arrange transportation from the airport ?
- On demand we can arrange individual pickup from the airport, if previously arranged.

 

 

What about vaccination and health precautions?
- For advice about vaccination and malaria prophylaxes, please contact your own doctor or health authorities.

 

 

Electrical power and plugs ?
- The hotel is operating 230 V/50 Hz. All sockets are central European type. Adapters will be available in Tapalapa shop.

 

 

What about Communication ?
- Internet, the connection is not very reliable or fast. There are many local internet cafés in the area. The reception has USB plugs in wireless connection, which can be rented.
- Cell phones, most foreign cell phone operators have a roaming agreement with one of the four local operators. Be aware that it can be expensive to use your foreign operator in Gambia. You can buy a local sim card, with a prepaid scratch card cheaply.

 

 

Is it safe to travel around or walk in the town ?
- The street police is normally unarmed and the people you meet are generally very friendly. Remember that you are in a poor country, so take the same precautions as if your travel in a metropole.