SOMATEL HOTEL DOUALA

Rue Akwa Bali, Douala 17546 Cameroon (CMR)
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel
4.041329.69263
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2.5/5

Based on 32 guest reviews

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  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 91 rooms
  • Check out time: 12:00 AM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 8.4/10
  • Hotel has 5 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check RatesJunior Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom (Annex)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Double Room
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

City center, Airport

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Customer Reviews of Somatel Hotel Douala

2.5 out of 5. Based on 32 guest reviews, Poor

Property Description

The Somatel Hotel is located 5 minutes from the international airport of Douala, Cameroon's economic capital and 2 minutes from the business and administrative center of the city.Located in a secure frame 24 / 24h and calm, the hotel offers an exceptionally tranquility to its customers.We have 5 meeting rooms of various capacity and a banquet room with a capacity of 300 seats.The welcome, friendliness and refinement are our motto.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:12:00 AM
Check Out:12:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation:2014
Floors:2
Rooms:91
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:20
Handicap Rooms:10
Suites:15
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:5 View Spaces
Meeting Space:648 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 300 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 2.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.9 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:8AM-10PM
Pool Info:8AM - 5PM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Reservations must be canceled 24 hours prior to check in for fear of being charged at 50% of normal rates
Nightly Parking:Free
Typical Group Deposit:$1000
Total Taxes:19.25%
Total Misc Fees:$12.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax:19.25%
Occupancy Tax:12.50 Per Night
City Tax: 0.00%
Country Tax: 0.00%
VAT: Value Added Tax:19.25%
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 0.00 GST %
PST: Provincial Sales Tax: 0.00 PST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 0.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 0.00 Per Night
Other Tax: 0.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00%
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee:10.00 Per Item
Porterage Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Shipping Handling Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Additional Person Fee:15.00 Per Stay
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 5.00 Per Person
Audio Visual Service Charge: 0.00 Per Night
Banquet Labor Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Chef Attendant Fees: 0.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:13.75 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:15.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:13.75 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:28.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:28.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:28.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:29.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:29.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost:10.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 0.00 Per Night
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 9.00 Per Stay
Banquet Soda: 3.75 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.75 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 4.00 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:37.50 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Child facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Fitness and health center
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

The airport is located 5 minutes from the hotel and taxi costs 5,000 CFA francs or $ 12.5. The ride to the airport is offered by the hotel with shuttle service

Local Shuttle Info: The ride to the airport is offered by the hotel with shuttle service for accommodated customers

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast is buffet style including international and typical part of us. It costs 5,500 CFA francs or $ 13.75. It is served in the restaurant and room on request between 6.30 AM - 10 AM

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Somatel Hotel Douala

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Somatel Hotel Douala.

Feel free to use the Somatel Hotel Douala meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Douala event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
ATMOSPHERE 5 x 5 x 7 25--/60--140605050--/----60--
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ATMOSPHERE

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
269.1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 7 M.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
300.00 XAF
Full Day Rental:
400.00 XAF
Evening Rental:
300.00 XAF
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
350.00 XAF
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SNACK 5 x 5 x 10 2540/----100504045--/----80--
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SNACK

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
269.1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
5 x 5 x 10 M.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
300.00 XAF
Full Day Rental:
400.00 XAF
Evening Rental:
300.00 XAF
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
350.00 XAF
REPERE 6 x 6 x 10 3640/--3550454045--/--------
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REPERE

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
36 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 6 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
250.00 XAF
Full Day Rental:
300.00 XAF
Evening Rental:
250.00 XAF
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
200.00 XAF
PRESTIGE 2 x 5 x 10 10--/------16--16--/--------
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PRESTIGE

Room Type:
Auditorium
Total Size:
107.6 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
2 x 5 x 10 M.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
150.00 XAF
Full Day Rental:
175.00 XAF
Evening Rental:
150.00 XAF
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
125.00 XAF

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