Richard Toll, Senegal: the only hotel in the city with a swimming pool, on the banks of the Sengal river and with its own jetty. This is an obligatory stop in the north for looking for Sahel species like Cricket Warbler, Spotted Thick-knee or Sahel Woodpecker. The river and lagoons it is easy to observe species like River Prinia, Winding Cisticola, Sennar Penduline Tit and Verreaux’s Eagle Owl.
Rooms cost between 31,800 CFA (single) and 34,800 CFA (double). WiFi access as throughout Senegal.