Malinda, Kenya is a bustling town that has a melting pot of local cultures - trailing through the alleys of the city, and you’ll be forgiven if you think you’re in Italy. Many Italians settled here back in the 1970s, and delicious, soul-crushing, heartwarming Italian food can be eaten here. There is much to delight visitors here; from the historical sights to the crystal-clear waters of the national park, and lovely stretches of beach, Malindi does not disappoint the traveller. If you’re passing by Kenya on your travels, why not step into this neat little town? Mark your stay with one of our selected Airbnb vacation rentals from our curated list below.
This is a private room in a villa called Silversand. A place that fits two guests, you’ll have a perfect view from the veranda of the house. A lovely villa right on the beach, there is a large covered porch, and the bedroom has air conditioning as well as an attached bathroom. The kitchen is accessible, and so is the pool and the gym. The Vasco da Gama Monument is within walking distance, and so is the Malindi Museum and the Ruins of Gede. There are restaurants along the road when you drive out to the town of Malindi.
Romantic Beach House (ground floor) @ SilversandMalindi, Kilifi, Kenya
Top guest reviewsthe bedroom is also equipped with delightful and well working air conditioningthere are two nice pools and the area is quietwe made use of the small but well equipped kitchen in this cottage for our breakfastgreat place clean well-equiped (towels kitchen tools good working air-conditioning big comfortable bed) spacious and great locationthe house itself was spacious very very clean and the kitchen was well equippedvilla is clean very well decorated and comfortable for 2 to 3 peoplevilla is clean very well decorated and comfortable for 2 to 3 peoplethis place was beautiful clean and right on a gorgeous beachthis beach side cottage is beautiful very clean well maintained and steps to the ocean
Host:the staff was really helpful and very nicemange and the security guards were friendly and very helpfula place and a host to highly recommendomar and the other staff people taking care of the house and surroundings are very friendly and caringmarian was very communicative and helpful throughoutRead more reviewsgreat location romantic little villaexcellent location right on the beachit was great staying right on the beach and within walking distance to townsome good italian and local restaurants are in walking distance if you don’t feel like cooking every nightthis villa is right on the beach and in the best location of the complex
This spacious, whitewashed two-bedroom apartment in Malindi has a kitchen, washer, essentials and ironing facilities. The place is just next to supermarkets, shops, banks, restaurants and only ten minutes from the airport. The beach is only minutes away.
Malindi beach 2bedroom apartmentMalindi, Kenya, Kenya
Top guest reviewsit is a beautiful well maintained apartment exactly as seen in the picturesit was very clean and well prepared before we arrivedhe kept the place very clean and was so kindkitchen is well equipped bathrooms were both clean lovely to stay at and value for moneyclean and well decorated apartment with all the essential amenities
Host:the host was also very helpfulhe and his assistant dennis were amazing hoststhe caretaker is also friendly and will help you whenever you need his helpthe caretaker dennis is very courteous and truly helpfulhe was sweet kind professional helpful communicative and very hospitable i can't wait to come backRead more reviewslocation was amazingvery central to all activities and livelycosy and neat place right in the middle of malindi townnice place close to mall restaurants and beachivor’s place was the perfect location for us we love being able to walk to things that we need
A comfortable and beautiful apartment, this property fits three guests comfortably. It features a spacious living room, bedroom, bathroom, and a kitchen. There is a patio out in the front for relaxing and enjoying the beach views. Other amenities include Wifi, air conditioning, and access to a pool. There is a restaurant next to the place, and it is close to public transport.
Classic White Sand Beach Home in Malindi, KE.Malindi, Kilifi County, Kenya
Top guest reviewsthe place is nicely furnished with beautiful art and a fairly well equipped kitchengreat location and the apartment was even nicer than the lovely photos on the site highly recommendedthere is a lovely pool
Host:tawfik was a great hostRead more reviewslittle inconvinients in regards of the great patio and swimming pool and adorable locationa good place to staythe place was lovely and tawfik was warm and accommodating
The Bahari Room at Swahili House fits two guests comfortably. A cosy bed and breakfast inn, this villa has amenities such as a kitchen, free parking, and breakfast provided. The architecture is traditionally Swahili, reflective of the Kenya landscape. Located in the heart of the Old Town, it is in front of the beach of Vasco De Game and the old Malindi harbor.
Bahari Room at Swahili HouseMalindi, Kilifi, Kenya
Top guest reviewsbreakfast will force you to rush for your camera :-)Read more reviews
Host:rose the on-site manager was fantastic kind and attentive
You will be located right in downtown Malindi if you choose this house, located on a quiet and pretty street that leads to the beach. This house has two ensuite bedrooms with king-sized beds, one with air conditioning and the other has a ceiling fan. There is a fully equipped kitchen and Wifi. The place is within walking distance to all restaurants, banks, bars and grocery shopping.
Malindi coast, 100 meters from beach and center.Malindi, Kilifi, Kenya
Top guest reviewssetting up the wifi was quite a hassle otherwise i enjoyed my stay - would recommend
Host:suzanne is a very great hostpeter the property manager is extremely responsive and helpfulRead more reviewssuzanne's apartment is in a good location in a gated compound close to both shops and the beachsuper spot in a very central spaceclose to the beach shops and restaurants very comfortable place to stay in malindi thankslovely place down a peaceful little road- close to the beach town and all ur necessitiesthe bed was very comfortable too the beach is only a few minutes walk away
This bungalow with a sea view can fit six guests easily. Situated in a quiet location, it has a beautiful garden with ancient Baobab trees. It comes fully furnished with amenities such as a kitchen, a pool, iron and free parking on the premises.
Malindi Sea View Bungalow, The Baobabs.Malindi, Coast Province, Kenya
Top guest reviewsthe pool and the view is greatthe pool was lovely with a view of the oceanhaving a swim before breakfast and in the afternoon after walking was a delightreally nice place clean silent savethe house pool is clean and nice to relaxthe house is very clean and very well equipped with everything you need for your stay
Host:the host was also very helpful and friendlythoma and her staff are extremely helpfulwonderful old house with delightful staff and a lovely poolthe staff what amazing souls they took really good care of us during our stayi can't not thinking of anything wrong with this home the host is awesome very helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is fantasticfantastic location and a great valuegood place conveniently located near the town and beachlovely house in quiet area but still close to shops bars and restaurantsgreat location - quiet walk to the beach ocean view fantastic
The Pamoja House is a private house in a serene environment. It accommodates six guests. Set in a spacious garden with a huge swimming pool, the distance to Marine Park beach is only a short walk away. Relax here to the music of birds singing in the morning. There are amenities like Wifi, TV, and access to a pool. Plenty of activities can be done near the Pamajo House - Watamu Marine Park, Mida Creek and Arabuko Sokoke forest are close by for nature hikes.
Pamoja House: quietness and spaceMalindi, Kilifi County, Kenya
Top guest reviewsthe pool is beautiful and just outside the roomsvery clean and simona was very helpful with local knowledgeeverything was perfect the house is beautiful clean with all you can needplace was beautiful clean and the pool was great fun really enjoyed my stay here
Host:the staff were greathosts are just greatfriendly and helpful staffstaff are super friendly and helpfulsimona is awesome host and very quick response when u need assistanceRead more reviewsperfect place to get away from the day to day routine to unwind and relaxdefinitely a place you want to stay with your family and close friendsamazing house in a quiet place but close to everything (beach shops restraints and etc)simona and italo's place is beautiful and well thought outthe house is in a secure compound a short walk to a clean and beautiful beach
Rent a private room in the Tabasamu beach house. The house fits 12 guests easily as it has four bedrooms, but you can also rent one room alone. The rooms have air conditioning and TV. There is a shared kitchen and pool. The house is next to the navy base, so it is a safe and quiet neighborhood.
Tabasamu beach house
Book this entire villa for your guests, and you’ll feel right at home immediately. The villa fits ten guests, with five beds and five bathrooms. The property has a chef to take care of your meals, and a pool with lounge chairs around for people to sun tan. Apart from that, there are amenities like Wifi, kitchen, shampoo, dryer, and free parking on the premises. The house is only ten minutes away from the beach.
Onorina House -Malindi Luxury Zen LivingMalindi, Kilifi, Kenya
Top guest reviewswe enjoyed the space and definitely made a lot of use of the poolspace and cleanliness is goodhouse is clean has plenty of spaceseveral times a day to clean the villathe villa is amazing very clean and properly maintainedvery large and clean swimming pool which is constantly cleaning staff
Host:the support staff were fantasticthank you so much bernice and all the staffthe staff is extremely lovely and helpfulthe staff are kind and are willing to helpthe staff are great especially chef elishaRead more reviewsthe location worked pretty well - close enough to the airport and town to just take a tuktukthe villa is situated in a serene neighbourhooddefinitely recommend this place to friends
This luxurious en-suite bedroom in a charming villa ‘The Albachiara House’ has five beds that can cater for two to ten people. Conveniently located ten minutes from the Casuarina beach, it is a lovely place for guests to relax and unwind. There is a chef on site to prepare meals. It comes with amenities such as Wifi, kitchen, shampoo, hairdryer and free dryer. The Casuarina beach has many restaurants close by. Guests can also visit the crocodile farm and the marine park.
Luxurious En-suite bedroom in a charming VillaMalindi, Kilifi, Kenya
Top guest reviewswe had our own private entrance pool chef and helperthe rooms were very clean the bed linen too was very clean thanks to the wonderful housekeeper agnesthe groundskeeper was also always on hand to assist the pool was clean and enjoyable to swim in
Host:however the staff were kind about giving us the proper directionsthe staff were very resourceful and welcomingbernice the host was also available and communicated to make sure we were finethe staff is very nice and non intrusivealbachiara house is outstanding amazing place and excellent staffRead more reviewsthe location was great as we managed to get around fairly easilynot too far from the beach very quiet and relaxingi recommend this place
Malindi, Kenya: a nature lover's paradise
Kenya itself has plenty of nature parks to offer. In Kenya, you can find some of the most beautiful Safari parks in Africa such as Tsavo, Masai Mara, Amboseli and many others. Therefore, if you want to be as close to nature as possible, Kenya is a great choice. Malindi itself is a safe town with many modern facilities and old-world charm. The rooms and houses are spacious and usually fully staffed, so you can enjoy the comfort of modern day luxury in a laidback environment. Whether you are a solo traveller, or you are traveling in a large group, you can definitely find something for everyone here. Indeed, Kenya offers many opportunities to relax, rejuvenate, and recover from the hustle and bustle of city life. So don’t wait - book your stay now and check out one of our selected Airbnb homes today!
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