Palmarin Ecolodge beachfront - Sine-Saloum


Lodge ecolodge Palmarin The diversity of landscapes leading to Palmarin Diakhanor’s village is just amazing.

The Palmarin Ecolodge, located between seaside and Saloum estuary, offers peacefulness and a total change of scenery. Its comfortable bungalows have toilets and private bathrooms.

At the Palmarin Ecolodge, you can enjoy about 3km of white sand beaches where you can safely go for a swim. You can also go for a stroll through the palm groves, in the heart of the classified forest, and encounter wild hyenas.

Warm and welcoming villages, preserved forests, mangrove-lined lagoons and haven for a thousand birds… a unique environment is to be discovered in this region classified as nature reserve.

Main assets

  • Between river and ocean
  • Unusual architecture
  • Vast and desert beaches
  • Warm welcome from the villagers
  • Nature reserve
  • Many free activities


To get to the Palmarin Ecolodge, you can view the PDF file or download the Google Earth (KML) or compatible GPS (gdb) files.

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GPS coordinates: 13°58'15.11"N 16°45'51.73"O

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Schedules tides

For visitors a Ecolodge Palmarin wanting to come by the beach, check the tide times on the Website (fr_FR) ""


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Chambre lodge de Palmarin The architecture is unusual because derived from the mix of different Senegalese ethnic groups.

As to preserve the site’s harmony, we propose 18 bungalows consisting of a living room, a ventilated bedroom with view on the sea, a bathroom and private toilets.

The Ecolodge has opted for sustainable tourism which privileges encounters, friendliness and long-lasting memories.

Room pics of Palmarin Ecolodge (click on pics to enlarge)

Bar - Restaurant

Restaurant in Palmarin Ecolodge The closeness of the sea offers a micro-climate and allows us to serve dishes in the best conditions. We only serve fresh products, prepared with great care. Delicious and tasty food.

You may also have a cool drink at the bar while enjoying free Wifi.

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Activité lodge de Palmarin We propose different outings in 4x4, canoe-kayak or pirogue:

  • Half-day kayak
  • Half-day horse cart : explore the nature reserve
  • Half-day 4x4 : bush market
  • Full day 4x4 : bush exploration
  • Full day pirogue and fishing : big island tour

Download our brochure for more detailed information
Activities Brochure Palmarin

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Many activities are also free of charge:

Pirogue ride Pirogue ride: visit the mangrove through different bolongs and discover the many different bird species living there. As well as the reforestation program set up to protect the region, listed as UNESCO World Heritage.
Troll fishery Troll fishery or palangrotte-fishing: suitable for beginners as well as initiates. Fishing is aboard a motorized pirogue. Equipment and bait are provided. The catch of the day is often served grilled for lunch.
Horse cart riding Horse cart riding: ride through the villages aboard a traditional cart to meet the natives.
Traditional Serer wrestling Traditional Serer wrestling: Depending on the time of the year, it is possible to attend the traditional wrestling tournaments which gather the greatest fighters of all surrounding villages and train the future champions of the national arena. All of it to the sound of the djembes’ furious rhythmics.
Games and leisure at Palmarin, Senegal Games and leisure activities: padball, ball games (soccer, beach), soccer goals, Frisbee, swimming goggles, swimming cuffs, boards, Petanque balls, darts, croquet, Scrabble, poker set, card deck…

Paying activities:

  • Massage: 7.000 fCFA/11€ per ½ hour or 10.000 fCFA/15€ per hour
  • Nurse to watch your children = 8.000 fCFA/12€ per day (lunch included)
  • Accompanying guide for a stroll by foot = 3.000 fCFA/4.5€ per half-day

Activities pics of Palmarin Ecolodge (click on pics to enlarge)


2017/2018 season (price per person)

PRICE Half board Full Board
Single 33 000 f 50,50 € 40 000 f 61,00 €
Double 28 000 f 43,00 € 35 000 f 53,50 €
Triple 24 000 f 37,00 € 31 000 f 47,50 €
Starter, main course and dessert
7 500 f 11,50 €

• For more as three nights, discount given.
• Tour Operator rates applied for groups of 9 people or more.
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Children less than 12 years:
• 50% discount if sleeping in parents’ room
• 30% discount if sleeping in other room

Tourist tax is included in the rates

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Contact us directly:

+221 77 957 00 57