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Hotel Tamana

BP E 985 | Hippodrome, Bamako, Mali
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Port-au-Prince
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Hotel Tamana is a great little hotel. I've stayed here 10+ times transiting through Bamako to the north. The staff is friendly and helpful. Richard, Lamine and Nicholas will tend to your requests and concierge needs about the local area. Cleaning staff are quiet and friendly. Anxiously waiting for their restaurant opening, there are plenty of restos within walking distance... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Tamana in January, 2014. The room we stayed in was OK, the staff didn't seem at all interested. As others have noted there are a lot of people coming and going but when you need assistance, there is no one (helpful) to be found. Breakfast was included in the accommodation price. It was just OK and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

I stayed here week February 2013, I stayed in main part of hotel, very clean hotel everything working, extremely comfortable room. The hotel staff / management very helpful and attentive. Service and food excellent. Definitely stay here again, good location, beautiful courtyard with pool for swimming.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

The hotel itself was pleasant. Relatively clean, nice courtyard, decent location. But the management is so poor. When we checked in, there was no one to greet us. We didn't know what to do or where to go, until our taxi driver finally found someone to let us into a room. There are tons of people milling around, coming and... More 

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Ruisbroek, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

We stayed for 2 nights during the 'Touareg Trail', a 4.000 km raid trough West Africa for Citroën 2CV's Our room was in the annex, 100 m down the street. The room was simple, but clean. The remote for the airconditioning did not work, but a piece of duck tape did the job. Breakfast is rather simple, and the coffee... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2011

After having spent over a year staying in budget hotels in Africa, I was pleasantly surprised at how nice this hotel was. I stayed in the Annex down the street from the main hotel. My room was clean and comfortable, and everything was in good shape. I did have a problem with the toilet, but they called a plumber and... More 

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Saline, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2011

Free internet, pool, nice garden and satisfactory location. Restaurant in garden was relaxing. My room in main hotel was a bit dark. Travel companions complained of noise in room from nearby bar. Bla Bla Restaurant across street had better food value. Bamako is a different place and thus difficult to rate hotel. During 5 weeks in Mali, Niger, Chad and... More 

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Florence, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2011

This Hotel has a quite and charming garden with pool, where to rest after strolling around in Bamako's crazy streets. Bar service not great but acceptable for this hotel category. Breakfast was simple but really good. The rooms: our was in the main building; it was simply but nicely decorated really large and fairly cleaned, the bed was comfortable. Air... More 

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Craiova
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34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2010

A good place to stay, with a nice garden and swing pool. Not far from the city center

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Portland, Oregon
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2010

Horrible and very rude service by the front desk. All of them, absolutely no smiles just bad looks. They tried to put us in one of their rooms not connected to the hotel. It was about 200 yards from the actual hotel in a dreary, grimy shack of a place. They are overpriced and WILL try to cheat you as... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Tamana

Address: BP E 985 | Hippodrome, Bamako, Mali
Location: Mali > Bamako
Price Range: $47 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Tamana 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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