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Le Grand Calao

3-star lodge in Ouagadougou with outdoor pool and restaurant

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
A$106

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Route de Saponé, 10 BP 573, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
8.4.Very good.
  • Great area that is quiet, private and safe. Good food and excellent staff. The manager/…

    Dec. 9, 2019

  • the hotel is safe, beautiful and designed from the local architecture, but the meat…

    Aug. 21, 2019

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

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 wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • 24 hours gap period enforced between guest stays
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 21 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available

Feel at home

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Television

What’s around

  • Parish of Our Lady of the Apostles - 5.3 mi / 8.6 km
  • Institut Africain de Management - 6.2 mi / 9.9 km
  • Ouagadougou Cathedral - 6.9 mi / 11.2 km
  • Place des Cineastes - 7.2 mi / 11.6 km
  • Stade du 4-Aout - 9.1 mi / 14.6 km
  • University of Ouagadougou - 9.6 mi / 15.5 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Single Room
  • Double or Twin Room
  • Junior Suite

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Parish of Our Lady of the Apostles - 5.3 mi / 8.6 km
  • Institut Africain de Management - 6.2 mi / 9.9 km
  • Ouagadougou Cathedral - 6.9 mi / 11.2 km
  • Place des Cineastes - 7.2 mi / 11.6 km
  • Stade du 4-Aout - 9.1 mi / 14.6 km
  • University of Ouagadougou - 9.6 mi / 15.5 km

Getting around

  • Ouagadougou (OUA) - 29 min drive
  • Free airport shuttle
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Route de Saponé, 10 BP 573, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

At a glance

Size

  • 21 cabins

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance 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 or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)
  • 1 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English, French

At the property

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Pool sunloungers

Working away

  • One meeting room

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

In the cabin

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Onsite venue - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 5.00 per person (approximately)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 7.5 per night
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

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.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global).

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express.

Also known as

  • Grand Calao Hotel Ouagadougou
  • Grand Calao Hotel
  • Grand Calao Ouagadougou
  • Grand Calao
  • Grand Calao Lodge Ouagadougou
  • Grand Calao Lodge
  • Le Grand Calao Lodge
  • Le Grand Calao Ouagadougou
  • Le Grand Calao Lodge Ouagadougou

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Le Grand Calao 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.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
  • Yes, cats and dogs stay free, with a limit of 1 per room.
  • You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers alfresco dining, local and international cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Maquis de Boulbi (2.5 mi), Aboussouan (3 mi), and VIP Bar (3.4 mi).
  • Yes, a free airport shuttle is available.
  • Le Grand Calao has an outdoor pool and a garden.
8.4.Very good.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Le Grad Calao was a nice little oasis in the middle of the hustle and bustle of a busy Ouagadougou street. As an American first time visitor to Burkina, I felt safe and secure on the property of the Grand Calao. The rate was reasonable and the grounds were well kept. My room was very no frills, but nice, neat and best of all - air conditioned. The owner of the property was very visible, so that was somewhat reassuring. The main gripes I had with the hotel, was that they could use some kind of citronella or bug repellent candles in their dining and lounging areas. Also, the toilet in my room was not thoroughly cleaned (underneath the lid), but I always carry disinfectant wipes, so I took care of that myself. Overall, my experience at Le Grand Calao was pleasant.

    6 night family trip, Jun. 22, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    In der Preiskategorie bisher das beste Hotel in dem ich in Burkina Faso war. Die drei anderen waren writ drunter. Das einzigste was mir gefehlt hat war ein Fön im Bad und ein kleiner Kühlschrank im Zimmer.

    6 night trip with friends, Oct. 14, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    ottimo hotel peccato il ristorante

    Gran bel Hotel, pulito silenzioso con personale molto cordiale. Unica pecca il ristorante, pochi piatti tempi lunghi (circa 1 ora) .

    ANDREA, 6 night trip, Jan. 12, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Ben l’hôtel a un accueil chaleureux Les chambres sont propres Mais le seul regret c’est qu’il y avait un souci avec la climatisation et aussi la piscine ne chauffe pas ce qui était dommage .

    Marc, 1 night trip, Dec. 27, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Très bon rapport qualité/prix, à recommander

    Hôtel très sympathique dans un cadre Africain très agréable et reposant. Accueil chaleureux et personnalisé, personnel très serviable et attentif aux besoins des clients, même si c’est quelque fois un peu long. Chambres propres, bien climatisées avec une literie confortable. Pour le reste, c’est largement suffisant. C’est dommage que le restaurant ne propose pas de cuisine locale. Autre bémol, mais on ne peut pas tout avoir ; hôtel excentré et pas grand-chose autour. Hôtel à recommander, et j’y retournerai certainement lors de mon prochain voyage à Ouagadougou.

    Abdellah, 4 night business trip, Oct. 27, 2018

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Rudi, 1 night trip, Dec. 9, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Hervé, 3 night business trip, Nov. 30, 2019

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