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Yelen So

Rue 224, Porte 1280, Hippodrome, Bamako, Mali (Formerly Fofo Bed & Breakfast)
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2011

Aaaah you just gotta love it here! you can get the rest that you need after escaping the dusty heat of Bamako. Yet it is only walking distance from blablabar etc, not far from the diplomate. Great service! Really relax, so un-toubabou relaxed! Simone is africaine blanc!

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2010

I have stayed in this place for almost 3 months and I was so happy at this B&B. It is a place with a nice atmosphere, runned by a very nice and experienced woman who can help you to find your way in West-Africa. I have had the best time here and I miss this nice place, it really felt... More 

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Bamako, Mali
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2010

I'm glad to be the first to write about this exceptional place to stay in Bamako. As I'm living there since quite a time I have something to say! :-) Fofo Afrique is a very comfortable place where you can hide from the busy malian capital. It offers a familiar atmosphere and enough opportunities to relax. It is very well... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yelen So means House of Light. It's a homey accommodation. A quiet place, and at the same time not far from bars, restaurants, supermarkets and souvenir shops. Breakfast is included; there is a catering service for lunch and dinner. You can also enjoy massages, yoga, coaching and meditation at Fofo B&B. And we organize your trips and travels through Mali and the region of West Africa. We want you to feel welcome! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yelen So

Address: Rue 224, Porte 1280, Hippodrome, Bamako, Mali (Formerly Fofo Bed & Breakfast)
Location: Mali > Bamako
Number of rooms: 27
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