Located in Banjul, 2.2 miles from Abuko Nature Reserve, Woodpecker Resort Hotel provides accommodations with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Featuring free shuttle service, this property also provides guests with a casino. Guests can enjoy African and British dishes at the restaurant or have a drink at the bar.

At the hotel each room is equipped with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Some rooms are equipped with a kitchen with a fridge, an oven and a dishwasher. At Woodpecker Resort Hotel rooms have bed linen and towels.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a Full English/Irish breakfast.

Woodpecker Resort Hotel has a sun terrace. The area is popular for cycling, and car rental is available at the hotel.

Woodpecker Resort Hotel can conveniently provide information at the reception to help guests to get around the area.

Bijolo Forest Reserve is 9.3 miles from the accommodation, while Gambia National Museum is 15 miles away. The nearest airport is Banjul International Airport, 1.9 miles from Woodpecker Resort Hotel.

Woodpecker Resort Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 26, 2017

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.1)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Property questions and answers
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  • Did you have room for only some hours
    Yes we have a short stay service for three hours only
    Answered on 30 July 2021
  • Hello I will come to Gambia on the 23.03 at 1:30am at the airport. Is it possible to get a transferand check in at that time? When is the breakfast (o..
    Dear guest, It is possible to get airport pick up but you will have to send you flight details through your reservation page. The breakfast time is..
    Answered on 5 March 2022
  • Would it be possible to arrive around 2 am and get to check in for one night only? Arriving at Banjul airport 0140 on AT579 and would like the chance..
    Yes it is but you would have to make a reservation prior.
    Answered on 19 December 2022
  • My flight arrives on the 3rd April at midnight by the time I check out of the airport it might be 1sm, can I still get a room ?
    Yes you can, our reception is open 24hrs. Warm regards, Woodpecker reservation office.
    Answered on 30 March 2022
  • two questions: do you take Visa or Mastercards for payment? and 2: is there a place nearby where you can rent a bicycle??
    We take both cards and yes we also have bikes to be rented at our Hotel. You just have to let us know when you plan on coming and how many bikes you ..
    Answered on 20 December 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: African, British

Amenities of Woodpecker Resort Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Pool view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Cleaning products
  • Dryer
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinners
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Darts
    Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
    Additional charge
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Casino
  • Game room
Living Area
  • Fireplace
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
    Additional charge
  • Shuttle service
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Executive lounge access
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Suit press
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoorAdditional charge
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Pool 2 – outdoor (kids)Free!
  • Open all year
  • Suitable for kids
  • Kids' pool
  • Massage chair
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Woodpecker Resort Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 4 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 10 per child, per night
Crib upon request
€ 10 per child, per night
5 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 10 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 16 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

Mastercard Visa Woodpecker Resort Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about Woodpecker Resort Hotel

  • Check-in at Woodpecker Resort Hotel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Woodpecker Resort Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Casino
    • Darts
    • Hand massage
    • Bike tours
    • Couples' massage
    • Happy hour
    • Massage chair
    • Swimming pool
    • Neck massage
    • Themed dinners
    • Full-body massage
    • Live music/Performance
    • Head massage
    • Back massage
    • Foot massage

  • Room options at Woodpecker Resort Hotel include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Family

  • Yes, Woodpecker Resort Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Guests staying at Woodpecker Resort Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • Woodpecker Resort Hotel is 7.5 miles from the center of Banjul.

  • Woodpecker Resort Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The prices at Woodpecker Resort Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.