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Douala Design Hotel

3.5-star hotel in Douala with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
Rs5,767

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Rue Prince Bell, Douala, Cameroon
7.4.Good.
  • Every traveler deserves better coffee.

    May 28, 2021

  • The room was clean and spacious Very helpful staff

    Jan 9, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 55 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Airport shuttle

For families

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Free toiletries
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair dryer

What’s around

  • In Akwa II
  • Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul - 12 min walk
  • Eko Market - 21 min walk
  • Port of Douala - 34 min walk
  • La Nouvelle Liberte - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Stade de la Reunification - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Superior Room
  • Suite

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Akwa II
  • Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul - 12 min walk
  • Eko Market - 21 min walk
  • Port of Douala - 34 min walk
  • La Nouvelle Liberte - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Stade de la Reunification - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km

Getting around

  • Douala (DLA-Douala Intl.) - 14 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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Rue Prince Bell, Douala, Cameroon

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 55 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time noon-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free secured onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
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In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Working away

  • Number of meeting rooms - 2

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Elevator
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service

Things to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of XAF 10000 for adults and XAF 5000 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of XAF 5000 per room (roundtrip)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Airport shuttle service for children between the ages of 5 and 12 costs XAF 0

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts Visa and Mastercard. Cash is not accepted. 

Also known as

  • Douala Design
  • Douala Design Hotel Hotel
  • Douala Design Hotel Douala
  • Douala Design Hotel Hotel Douala

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FAQs

  • Yes, Douala Design Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from noon - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Le Boj (14-min walk), Belavie (15-min walk), and Chateau De Coree Goung (2.2 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is XAF 5000 per room roundtrip.
7.4.Good.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Good stay, albeit weak Wifi

    3 night-stay at Douala Design. The location is very good for easy access to the central town and its amenities. Room is comfy somewhat and has some panache. Main issue for me was the wifi as it was very weak. Breakfast buffet was good and the service was great

    Sema, 3 night trip, Oct 7, 2020

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  • 4.0.Fair

    Need improvement

    kevin, 8 night family trip, May 26, 2019

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  • 2.0.Poor

    Don't stay there

    Thieves who try to cheat their customers

    James, 1 night business trip, Apr 15, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Really good hotel. But internet is very slow.

    Really large size very clean rooms. Friendly and courteous staff Good break fast Rubbish internet though. However, they did arrange a separate router for us on the last day

    Kandarp, 6 night business trip, Apr 6, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    pas mal

    Hôtel propre car récent Personnel sympa Petit déjeuné a partir de H mais cela e sert a rien d y aller avant 7h15 , le temps de la mise en place

    LAURENT, 4 night business trip, Oct 22, 2018

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Jahn Birger, 4 night trip, Sep 7, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    1 night trip, Apr 9, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    1 night trip, Sep 17, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Nathalie, 4 night business trip, Oct 27, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Jahn Birger, 2 night trip, Jan 2, 2019

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