There's an expanding number of high-end hotels catering to international business travellers in Nouakchott and, to a much lesser extent, Nouâdhibou and Atâr. In the desert, you'll find numerous basic auberges or campements. They consist of a series of tikits (stone huts) or khaimas (tents) that come equipped with mattresses on the floor.

Price Ranges

The following price ranges refer to a double room with bathroom.

$ less than UM18,000

$$ UM18,000–36,000

$$$ more than UM36,000

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