Find the best place to stay — Malindi

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Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Malindi

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Malindi. This city's kitesurfing, surfing and snorkelling draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Malindi

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Malindi a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Mambrui Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Bio-Ken Snake Farm (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Malindi

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, March, April and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Malindi

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Malindi is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Malindi Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Silversands Beach (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Marine Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Mambrui Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Watamu Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Mida Creek (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Malindi

Fly into Malindi (MYD), the closest airport, located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Malindi?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 191 holiday lettings around Malindi. From 60 villas to 7 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Malindi? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Malindi. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Marine Park: 191 holiday lettings
  • Malindi Beach: 190 holiday lettings
  • Portuguese Chapel: 183 holiday lettings
  • Watamu Beach: 194 holiday lettings
  • Watamu Marine National Park: 194 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Malindi listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Malindi?

Yes, of course. offers 60 Villas in Malindi. Our other popular types of Malindi holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 31 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Resorts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Malindi?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 137 holiday homes with pool available in Malindi. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.