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Vacation rentals in Malindi

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Popular amenities for Malindi vacation rentals

Stay near Malindi's top sights

Marine Park29 locals recommend
Malindi International Airport3 locals recommend
Ocean Beach Resort and Spa6 locals recommend
Vasco da Gama Pillar44 locals recommend
Golden Beach3 locals recommend
Osteria Restaurant & Ice Cream Malindi (Sea Front Road)19 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Malindi

  • Total rentals

    740 properties

  • Rentals with a pool

    520 properties have a pool

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    200 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    370 properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    3.7K reviews

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $10 before taxes and fees

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Malindi?

    Malindi typically has a tropical climate. Average temperatures range from 70°F (21°C) to 90°F (32°C) throughout the year. It has two rainy seasons, with heavy rainfall often experienced in April and May, and lighter showers from October to December.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Malindi?

    Visitors often spend time at Malindi Marine National Park for its vibrant coral gardens. Trips to Gede Ruins, an ancient Swahili town, are also popular. For a cultural experience, many tourists explore the Vasco da Gama Pillar, a significant historical monument.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Malindi?

    The most popular time to visit Malindi is typically between July and October when the weather is dry and warm. This period coincides with the Malindi Cultural Festival, an event that showcases local traditions, music, and dance.

  • What are the best places to stay in Malindi?

    Marine Park Road and Lamu Road are frequently suggested for their close proximity to the beach and local amenities. Casuarina area is known for its tranquil atmosphere, making it a great place for relaxation. Another popular area is Silversand Road, which is packed with eateries and shopping spots.

  • What are the best places to visit in Malindi?

    Malindi Marine National Park is a frequently visited spot due to its stunning coral reefs. History enthusiasts often visit the Gede Ruins and the Vasco da Gama Pillar. For nature lovers, the Arabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve is a popular destination.

  • What are some hiking trails in Malindi?

    While Malindi is more known for its beaches and historical sites, there's a chance to experience outdoor adventures at the nearby Arabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve. It has several walking paths and hiking trails that allow you to explore the diverse ecosystem of the forest.

  • What are some family activities to do in Malindi?

    Families often enjoy visiting the Malindi Marine National Park for snorkeling and viewing colorful marine life. The Falconry of Kenya is a great educational experience where kids can learn about birds of prey. Exploring the interactive exhibits at Malindi Museum is another enjoyable family activity.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Malindi?

    Day trips to the Hell's Kitchen, also known as Marafa Depression, provide an opportunity to witness the unique sandstone formations. Arabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve is another popular day trip destination known for bird watching. The Gede Ruins can also be explored in a day, offering a glimpse into the Swahili history.

  • Do condo rentals in Malindi have free parking?

    Absolutely! We offer over 40 condo rentals with free parking in Malindi. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

  • What are the most popular amenities for Cottage Rentals in Malindi?

    Enhance your stay in our Cottage Rentals with the most popular amenities: over 30 homes with a kitchen, over 20 homes with wifi, over 30 homes with free parking, over 30 homes with air conditioning, and more. Indulge in the ultimate retreat, tailored to your preferences.

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