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Vacation rentals in Douala

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Popular amenities for Douala vacation rentals

Stay near Douala's top sights

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Quick stats about vacation rentals in Douala

  • Total rentals

    2.5K properties

  • Total number of reviews

    3.4K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    960 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    420 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    220 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    1.2K properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Douala?

    Douala has a tropical monsoon climate. The city is warm year-round, with average temperatures typically between 24°C (75°F) and 30°C (86°F). Douala has a rainy season from March to November, while the relatively drier period is from December to February.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Douala?

    Visitors to Douala can explore the city's cultural and historical landmarks, shop at local markets like Marché Congo, or take a scenic boat trip on the Wouri River. The city's art scene is also captivating, with spaces like Doual'Art regularly featuring contemporary exhibitions.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Douala?

    The most popular time to visit Douala is during the drier months of December through February. Around this time, the city hosts the Douala Art Fair, a large contemporary art event attracting many visitors. The Ngondo Festival, a cultural celebration by the Sawa people, is another highlight in December.

  • What are the best places to stay in Douala?

    In Douala, the Bonapriso and Bonanjo districts are frequently suggested for their proximity to the city center, restaurants, and shops. Akwa district, known for its nightlife and business area, is another often-recommended choice. For a quieter stay, consider the residential area of Bali.

  • What are the best places to visit in Douala?

    Douala is home to a range of engaging attractions. These include the Doual'Art, a dynamic contemporary art space, the bustling Marché des Fleurs flower market, and the historical La Pagode Maritime museum. Additionally, the prominent La Nouvelle Liberté statue symbolizes the city's vibrant spirit.

  • What are some hiking trails in Douala?

    While Douala itself is relatively flat, there are opportunities nearby for hiking. The Mount Manengouba trail, about 140 km away, is often recommended for its diverse ecosystem. Closer to the city, the Douala Edéa Wildlife Reserve offers guided walks through its lush landscape.

  • What are some family activities to do in Douala?

    Families can enjoy a day at the Douala Edéa Wildlife Reserve, visiting the local markets, or exploring the Maritime Museum. For a fun day out, consider a boat trip on the Wouri River. Also, the Limbe Wildlife Centre, a short drive away, is a great educational experience for children.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Douala?

    Day trips from Douala can include a visit to the Douala Edéa Wildlife Reserve, about 80 km away, where you can spot diverse wildlife. Another possibility is to explore the seaside town of Limbe, roughly 80 km away, known for its beautiful beaches and the Limbe Wildlife Centre.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Douala?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 1,160 vacation rentals in Douala featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Do serviced apartment rentals in Douala have free parking?

    Absolutely! We offer over 40 serviced apartment rentals with free parking in Douala. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

Destinations to explore

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