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The guesthouse

We would love to welcome you at our guesthouse in the local fishing village of Tanji. We will make sure to make your stay as comfortable as possible and guarantee you will leave with many fond memories you will never forget.

You will stay with the locals to make sure you get the full traditional Gambian experience.

We have Western facilities like running ( tap ) water, electricity, shower and toilet. Every room also has mosquito nets.

In our restaurant you can eat European cuisine, but if you like you can also try our local dishes.

Would you like to experience the strip with The Gambian nightlife and big hotel chains? Our location is only half an hour away from the tourist areas.

Only a few km from Franco Inn you can find some of the most beautiful beaches in The Gambia



Mica house

This is a house with 3 bedrooms, a living room with tv, a bathroom with shower and toilet.

The maximum occupation is 6 persons. The house is also suitable for just 2 persons.

Price: from 2 persons €17.50  pppn incl breakfast.

1 person €30.

Round hut

A lovely bright room with 2 single beds. You can use the shower and toilet a few meters away.

Price:  € 25  for 2 persons incl breakfast.

1 person €15.

Tillo room

This room has a double bed, your own shower and toilet, a tv and a porch.

Price: € 30  for 2 persons incl breakfast.

1 person €20


Carro room

This room has 2 single beds, your own shower and toilet and a porch.

Price: €30 2 persons incl breakfast.

1 person €20.


In our restaurant you can enjoy a lovely ( cold ) drink or a nice meal, prepared with love by our cook.

Breakfast € 4 (untill 10.30)

Lunch € 6

Dinner € 8

Buffet € 10

Airport transfer

Airport – Franco Inn or Franco Inn – Airport

Cost: €25 or D1500 a car.



Your reservation will be confirmed in writing and you will receive an email with payment details. The reservation is final when 50% of the invoice amount has been paid. (we expect payment to the account within 4 days). The remaining amount is paid on arrival. These amounts are non-refundable.

The payment is prefered in euro’s transfered to our Dutch bank account , details which will be sent to you via e-mail.