1 of 5 rooms in a house in which I live as well. This room shares a bathroom with another room. A small distillery is run out of the garage. It's in a nice and safe area, walking distance to many places (restaurants, grocery stores, beach, airport).
Normal house etiquette is fine. Please keep the noise to a minimum on weeknights. Please do not smoke inside, although the on the covered terrace it is fine. Please check ahead of time about bringing pets as I will need to make sure that all other current roommates are OK with it.
I am the owner and Directeur General of La Distillerie Beninoise. We make a premium version of the local palm liquor from Benin, Tambour Original Sodabi ( Come be my roommate in one of the rooms of my house in a great area of Cotonou. I'm an American who has been living in Cotonou for about 3 years.