The SpaceThe villa is situated about 200 meters from the ocean, which provides you with an eternal sound of the waves providing you with a nice night's sleep. For animal lovers there is a large park nearby (Bandia) and a sort of sport's facilities for adults as well as for children - AcroBaobab. The famous Petite Cote with numerous hotels, restaurants and other tourist attractions such as a Golf Course is only 25 minutes away. The new international airport, Blaise Diagne, scheduled to open early 2017, is less than 20 minutes away. Guest AccessThe villa consists of four levels accessible to visitors. Apart from the main building, the villa, there are also two annexes on the compound. One annex is for the daily manager of the villa, Mr. Diop, and for the house help, should you wish to ask for such during your stay. Mr. Diop will receive you and provide you with keys and in general take care of any problems which may arise during your stay. The second annex is locked off serving as a store room for private belongings.
The door between two of the bedrooms can be locked. One of the bedrooms has a baby cod suitable for infants up to three years of age. Interaction with GuestsDuring your stay I will only be accessible by phone ((SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) address Laubjerg1) or by email. Mr. Diop is the handy man on the site, while Mr. Souleymane Ndao will be able to arrange domestic help for you. He will also be able to make arrangements for taxi on a daily basis or references to a long term rental agency. The number of Mr. Ndao, Executive Director of a health care agency in Dakar, will be comuncated to you upon request and it is available with Mr. Diop. The NeighborhoodThe people of Popenguine is used to visitors from abroad. You will be able to walk freely in the village. Neighboring villages will also be worthwhile visiting. A fishing village, Ndayane, just separated from Popenguine by a small bridge is a must, especially if you wish to buy fresh fish as they land. Getting AroundIt is advised to link up with a local taxi driver. Mr. Diop, our handy man, can make the arrangement for your approval. But otherwise, Popenguine is linked up with Sindia by plenty of 'Clandos'. Mr. Ndao can propose a car rental agencies, if you wish to have a car full time during your stay. In such case, it can be parked on the property. Other Things to NoteUsually we do our grocery shopping in Saly or in Dakar. In both places you will find European type supermarkets as well as automatic dispensing machines, where you can use your credit cards to obtain local currencies.
The villa is without a permanent WiFi arrangement. However, a USB key is available for your easy access to the internet.
Regardless of the season, dry or rainy, the villa is easy to access all year around.