Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Bamako, Mali - Updated 2024

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Lucy
Lucy 
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Bamako is one of the fastest growing cities in the world, located on the Niger River. It is Mali’s capital and largest city, with over two million residents. The National Library of Mali owns over 60,000 works, all available to the public for free viewing, and the National Museum of Mali showcases the country’s anthropological and archaeological artifacts and other items of cultural interest, one of the best museums in West Africa. Guests can also visit the Bamako Zoo and Bamako Botanical Gardens, as well as the Point G hill, which contains caves with rock paintings. The yearly Budapest-Bamako rally, an amateur car race, ends in Bamako, and there are a number of highly ranked restaurants. Here are a few of the best Airbnb vacation rentals available for a trip to Bamako.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 15, 2024.

1. Indigo bird bungalow (from USD 29)

Willem’s house is in a very convenient location, with easy walking access to a local bakery and supermarket, and the main road into town is only a little bit further of a walk. The property is located in a very peaceful and safe part of town, and there is a taxi stand quite nearby for traveling longer distances, very accessible for any plans you may have. His private room has space for two guests and is clean and comfortable, with access to air conditioning, WiFi, a private bathroom, and a collapsible desk, as well as a personal kettle for you to make a morning coffee or tea. Guests have access to the house’s veranda, a peaceful place to enjoy a meal, and Willem and his wife will supply you with any information you need on the area.

Stayed at this property?
Bamako, Mali
1.93 km (1.2 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
Wifi Available
Private room in bungalow 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

2. Two villas for rent in Bacodjicoroni (from USD 84)

Cheick’s home is large and spacious, decorated with unique Malian touches. The house sleeps up to six guests in its three bedrooms, and guests will enjoy amenities including air conditioning, cable TV, laundry facilities, a full kitchen, and an in house gym. The house has waterfront views, and is located in close proximity to the dining and culture of the town. The house is very secure, with 24-hour guards, barb wire fencing, and security cameras, and is very quiet and peaceful.

Stayed at this property?
Bamako, Bamako Capital District, Mali
4.86 km (3.1 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
1 review   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 4 Beds 4 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Host:
friendly faces and full of malian hospitality
Location:
would recommend anyone who likes to live local life to patronize this place
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3. Comfort entire apartment in Baco Djicoroni Golf area (from USD 50)

Sampson’s apartment is located in the Baco Djicoroni Golf area just three minutes away from the main road. Many nearby amenities are easily accessible, including grocery stores, a gym, shopping areas, and nightclubs. The taxi stand is a short walk up the road if you need to travel further than the immediate area, and the airport is only 20 minutes away. Guests will have their own spacious room with an en-suite bathroom, and the house features air conditioning, a TV, a kitchen, a large lounge area, and a private entrance, and there is 24/7 security to ensure your privacy and safety.

Stayed at this property?
Bamako, Mali
4.49 km (2.8 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
1 review   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

4. The perfect deal for your stay in Bamako

Selma’s private room is perfect for the minimalist traveler looking for a peaceful place to rest and recharge between adventures. The room is air conditioned and is very spacious and open, with an ensuite bathroom and a TV, and breakfast is offered in the mornings. The property has a beautiful green area to relax in, and a private swimming pool. The property is quite centrally located and has easy access to the heart of the city.

Stayed at this property?
Bamako, Mali
2.99 km (1.9 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

5. Beautiful bed & breakfast in the heart of Bamako

Gael’s bed and breakfast is the perfect place for rest and relaxation. It is located inside a traditional Malian villa that has been renovated an updated to better serve guests, and the property has a beautiful lush garden that keeps the outside areas cool and shaded. The space features a calm and tranquil man-made waterfall that flows into the slate lined swimming pool, as well as a full service restaurant offering complimentary breakfast. Guests will stay on the first floor of the building in a clean and spacious bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, decorated with a fusion of traditional and modern Malian details. Visitors here will truly feel as if they are in a magical oasis.

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4.55 km (2.9 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
Private room 2 Beds 3 Guests

6. Beautiful villa

This villa is perfect for those traveling with a large group, sleeping up to 10 guests in its five bedrooms. Amenities available include five bathrooms, air conditioning, a kitchen, and a private rooftop pool with amazing views of the surrounding area. The house is decorated minimally, and the front entrance is shadowed by a beautiful pink flower bush.

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2.92 km (1.9 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
Entire villa 9 Beds 10 Guests

7. Charming house

This pastel pink house is large and spacious, with rooms for up to 10 guests, and has a number of open-air balconies overlooking the surrounding area. The house has five carefully decorated double rooms, and is air conditioned throughout. WiFi is available, as well as a daily maid service, and there is a kitchen so guests can cook their own meals. The house is located in a quiet residential area well known to the local taxi drivers.

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1.07 km (0.7 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
Entire house 5 Beds 10 Guests

8. Taxi Bamako

This property is a combined coffee shop and hotel, with three air-conditioned rooms available to guests, sleeping up to six people. The private rooms are airy and decorated in a traditional Malian style, and guests have access to laundry facilities, free onsite parking, and WiFi. The property has a small relaxing garden and a peaceful swimming pool, creating a casual and calm atmosphere.

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4.72 km (3.0 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
Private room 4 Beds 6 Guests

9. Luxury studio apartment

This studio apartment is clean and modernly decorated, and guests have amenities including air conditioning, cable TV, and a kitchen. It is located in a quiet neighborhood, and shops are a short distance away. Taxis are available for transportation across longer distances.

Stayed at this property?
Bamako, Bamako Capital District, Mali
5.61 km (3.5 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
3 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Furnished apartment in Bamako

For an authentic stay in Bamako, check out Moussa’s apartment. Guests have access to the entire house, with a living room and TV, one bedroom, a small bathroom with a separate shower, and a small kitchen. The location is quiet, but is in close proximity to the city of Bamako, only 10 minutes away from the city center, and there is a small market approximately 50 m (164 ft) away. The house has 24-hour protection.

Stayed at this property?
Bamako, Mali
2.19 km (1.4 mi) from Place du Cinquantenaire
20 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and as described
the apartment is very clean and safe
this apartment is just amazing on my check-in everything was super clean and well prepared
Host:
friendly faces and full of african hospitality
though i haven't met the host in person the housekeeper takes care of check-in which works fine
easy to communicate with and very helpful
Location:
the location is very safe
this place is only ideal for short stays
would recommend anyone who likes to live local life to patronize this place
Read more reviews

Are you ready?

Excited about visiting one of the fastest growing cities on the planet? Book one of these Airbnbs and you’ll be well on your way to an unforgettable trip!

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