Jakarlo Night Club
P.O. Box 464 Banjul
Tel no: 4464560
The former Spy Bar now called Jakarlo officially opened
its gates on the 23 October 1998, following New York
and Stockholm. It is now owned by its current proprietor
Mr. Mabou Touray who is also the organizer of Sound
Jakarlo means "to face each other" and the
nightspot is in the Senegambia area and is one of the
largest clubs in Gambia. It is partly open-air and is
frequented by tourists and locals alike. The club area
is airy and large, with a good atmosphere, raised seating
everywhere with its own table area. It has a total of
3 bars. The music is a potpourri of hits both
old and new featuring global as well as African musical
artists. The front gate has security and there is plenty
of space in front of the establishment i.e. a car park.
There are numerous taxis parked nearby, till late evening,
so you can easily get transport back to your hotel.
There are gardens outside the main dance hall with seating
allowing you a little chill out time in the fresh air.