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    The Sleeping Camel

    Rue 25, Porte 80 | Badalabougou Est, Bamako 0000, Mali
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good31%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    11 - 15 of 77 reviews

    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    I stayed at the 'famous' sleeping camel in July 2016 for three nights. I was given an ok large room at the front. It was clean and the bathroom was ok, The food for breakfast was the Malian usual - omelet and bread. I took...More

    Thank Janev_Australia
    Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at the sleeping camel during my cycle ride from the UK to Cape Town. I arrived tired after several months on the road. Phil and his staff were extremely helpful while I rested and recovered from a bug. Met some other travellers whom...More

    Thank Gary H
    Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

    An afro style restaurant with very good. I recommend the couscous beef and beef "brochettes". The service is good, don't get annoyed for waiting, everything is fresh made on place, no prefabricated stuff. The owner is a nice person, helping English speakers.

    Thank Stefan B
    Reviewed 1 June 2016

    We were pleasantly surprised by Bamako in general and staying at The Sleeping Camel was just an extra layer of comfort. Superb staff, great location, great menu :) and just a great place to meet other travellers. The AC broke down once during our stay...More

    Thank joello
    Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

    Great hostel, the staff are very friendly and will bend over backwards to help you out with anything you need, from the best night out to booking cars and transfers they have it all covered with trusted providers. The hostel is clean and tidy and...More

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    Jennifer2838
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    Response from Stefan B | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think they have conference room. Also no pool. Is just a very nice small hotel with a good African restaurant. They allow also to camp.
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    "I liked room 12 and 14 better than room 4, but all were clean and equipped with AC/fans."
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    "ask for room with bathroom inside if you don't like to have a shared toilet and shower."
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    "The dorm is great, the resto is good as well, just be careful with all the guys hanging around wanting to..."
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    "wide facility and price range from AC to ceiling fans to dormitory to camping out."
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