All Hostels in Kotu

Welcome to your detailed guide for Kotu hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Kotu, Gambia. Compare prices for Kotu hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Get to know Kotu (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Kotu here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Bakau Bakau (3 Km / 2 mi.)
Brufut Brufut (10 Km / 6 mi.)
Gunjur Gunjur (29 Km / 18 mi.)
Abene Abene (51 Km / 32 mi.)
M'Bour M'Bour (111 Km / 69 mi.)
Toubab Dialao Toubab Dialao (136 Km / 85 mi.)
Dakar Dakar (159 Km / 99 mi.)

Travel Tips for Kotu - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Kotu

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Kotu and Gambia.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Kotu