Majengo is a common term in most of Kenya’s main towns. Almost every town in Kenya has a neighborhood that goes by the name Majengo, and Malindi is no exception to that.
Majengo is one of the most known neighborhoods’ in Malindi, mostly known for always being lively; you can’t tell the difference between day and night. Located east of Tsavo road and borders Kenyatta road on the west, it has so much to offer. From late-night
cafes to shops where you can get all you need in Majengo. It is also home to some of Malindi‘s well-known artistes like Young Njita who even went ahead and recorded a song for his neighborhood, the song goes by the name “Majengo”.
Places To Shop
Mzalendo Mini Shop
It’s a mini supermarket where you can get all you need and where you get the privilege to self-pick the goods you want. The prices are fair for the common resident.
Mzalendo Grocery Store
Just next to Mzalendo Mini shop is an amazing grocery store. Here you get all fresh farm produce and everything you need for breakfast as well. They also have a Mpesa unit.
There are also so many kiosks where you can purchase most of the things you need.
Where to Eat
Majengo is home to so many local eating outlets. There is one in every corner, with all types of delicacies to offer.
Sinbad The Sailor
Looking for somewhere to chill out with friends or alone? Sinbad the Sailor is the answer. Here you can get all you need, drinks of your choice, music all under one roof.
Family Health Options Kenya.
Family Health Options Kenya (FHOK) is in the heart of Majengo, with the advantage of being located just next to the road. This hospital offers all services you might need, including a drug store. It opens at 8:00 am and closes at 7:00 pm.
There are also so many chemists around Majengo for those who opt for Over the Counter type of medication.
Transport in Majengo is available on a 24-hour basis; the residents here never stop working. The available means of transport is the common ‘tuk-tuk’ and ‘piki piki’.