Travelling Tips

About Senegal

5 to 6-hour’s flights will take you to Senegal, nearest Black African country from Europe.

The country is famous for its political stability and for its legendary “Teranga”, the local highly developed sense of hospitality.
Senegal is a country for good mood and music.
Inhabited by various ethnic groups with different religions, it is also a country of great tolerance
where the foreigner is always welcome.
The law system is very close to what we know in Western Europe. French is widely spoken and Euros are generally accepted in shops.

The climate is tropical with two seasons : the dry season from mid-October to mid-July and the wet season with stormy conditions.
Temperatures vary from 25 to 30 ° C

A visa is now compulsory for citizens of E.U. countries. Any further details at

No compulsory vaccination to enter Senegal but anti malaria treatment highly recommended. See with your physician.

About the hotel

Valuable belongings can be stored in the hotel’s safe. Kindly enquire at reception.
Necessary items can be bought from our shop.
Bank cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) are accepted for settlement of hotel bill
and excursions.
Sorry, no cash machine available.

Hotel’s address :

Keur Saloum Lodge-Hotel
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Headquarter in Belgium :

c/o Alain Goetghebuer
Sint Gerolfstraat, 1 B- 9031 Gent (Drongen).
GSM : 00.32.475.652041
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