Azalai Le Grand Hotel
One of the very first hotels build during the colonial era, Le Grand Hotel has always enjoyed hosting a variety of guests coming to Mali on business or on a cultural quest. They have always appreciated the comfort and location of this landmark hotel situated at the foot of the Presidential Palace of Koulouba and next to the historic railway station.
Le Grand Hotel is the ideal place to experience the beat of the city. This 4 stars property offers 77 over sized rooms and 4 suites. You will enjoy your stay within its contemporary surroundings and the personnel will ensure that every moment you spend with us will create cherished memories for a long time.
Situated at the heart of Western Africa, Mali, by it’s cultural diversity, is the birthplace of the great African Empires.
Mali’s location, at the crossroads of the Sahara (leading all the way to the Middle East) and the African Savannah, has always been a prime location for commerce and exchange. A veritable mosaic of cultures and vistas, Mali is one of the jewels of Africa. Its hospitality and welcome are legendary.
Le GRAND HÔTEL continues in this fine tradition and offers you a comfortable haven in the middle of downtown Bamako. All the business activities of the capital are situated within easy reach of the shaded palms of Le GRAND HÔTEL’s gardens
The Grand Hotel, in center of Bamako, entirely rehabilitated, offers its 77 renovated rooms to you, spacious, equipped with all modern comfort, a refined decoration, soundproofing, direct access telephone, Internet connection, twenty TV channels, safe box, mini bar, central air-conditioning with individual control, and access on the floors by panoramic elevator.
The suites, comfortable and appointed with immaculate taste, will welcome you and your guests. You will appreciate the sitting room and the adjoining bedroom fully equipped with all the amenities.
Amenities & Services
Pools: A private pool (18 X 8m) is reserved for the hotel guests. A second, public pool is adjacent to the Dunia entertainment space. Both pools have large wading pools for kids
DUNIA: Giant tatch roof enclosure that can hold up to 500 people for festive occasions. A podium for flow shows and full A/V equipment make it a favorite for all.
The Main Lobby and guest hallways: Decorated with exquisite batiks, it is the focal point of entry to all services. Local artists expose their works throughout the lobby and public spaces. In the guest hallways, you will notice a variety of Dogon doors, a very unique art form native to Mali.
Newsstand and bookstore: Local and international press is available in the lobby. A large variety of books, from scholarly essays to popular fiction is for sale.
Business Center: Is open 6 days a week and takes care of all your business needs from translation to photocopy and word processing.
Shops: From antiques to contemporary gold and silver jewelry, from a drug store to a pharmacy you can find most souvenirs on site. You can also rent a car directly from the hotel. And don’t forget the beauty salon.
A fitness center is available for our guests.
The restaurant situated, on the ground floor, offers a hearty breakfast buffet every day, full à la carte menus for lunch. The African specialties share the spotlight with French favorites. The cocktail and wine list is one of the best in Bamako.
Le Salon MAROCAIN: For the five to seven, deep settees, teas and delicacies sweetened.
The giant tatch DUNIA: At the edge of the swimming pool, for all your festive occasions. We can hold up to 500 people.
Activities & Facilities
KUMABLON « the discussion chamber » in Malinké.
• Our second largest room can hold up to 100 people in a comfortable fashion,
• It has a podium and a translation booth,
• Other smaller rooms are also available for your meeting needs.
BENZO « the waiting room » in Bambara.
• Can hold up to 40 people in a large U shape or up to 80 theatre style,
• Air conditioned, independent his and hers washrooms,
• Adjacent to the pool where cocktails can be arranged
TOGUNA “The discussion ante” in Dogon.
• Jnext to the KUMABLON
• Small meeting room for a maximum of 20 people.