• Wed. Nov 16th, 2022

Le Lamantin Beach Resort & Spa in Senegal will open its doors under the Movenpick Hotels & Resorts brand in 2023

ByJean A. Francis

Nov 9, 2022

Lamantin Beach Resort & Spa in Senegal


Accor has signed a management agreement with Kasada to operate the Lamantin Beach Resort & Spa managed by Accor, located 80 km south of Dakar, on the seaside port of Saly, the largest seaside resort in West Africa, between sea and sacred forest.

The property has 166 rooms, starting at 28 m², a spa and fitness center of 750 m², as well as an all-day dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant and a beach lounge, available to customers.

Aimed at the meetings and events market, 60 m² MICE facilities are at your disposal, offering the possibility of organizing seminar breaks on terraces with ocean views and events that can be organized directly on the beach, ideal for conferences, social gatherings and weddings.

Guests traveling with family can enjoy an array of water-based entertainment and activities, including a kids’ club that offers a variety of cultural and sporting events, as well as water and land options, including aqua aerobics facilities , a fully equipped fitness center and much more. .

“The Lamantin Beach Resort & Spa managed by Accor is a fantastic addition to our portfolio in Senegal,” said Mark Willis, CEO India, Middle East, Africa and Turkey for Accor. “We are proud and happy to partner, once again, with Kasada on another magnificent project. The arrival of the first Movenpick Hotels & Resorts property in the country is not only a testament to the brand’s growth momentum, but also of Senegal’s tourist appeal as a destination.”

Lamantin Beach Resort & Spa managed by Accor joins the Group’s existing portfolio in the country, which includes Pullman Dakar Teranga, Novotel Dakar and Ibis Dakar.

Operating under Accor from October 1, 2022, the hotel will undergo a phased renovation plan that will see it operate under the Movenpick Hotels & Resorts brand at the end of 2023.

Accor currently operates 3 properties (576 keys) in Senegal, with a pipeline of 2 properties (612 keys) under development.