Category Archives: COAST

LAMU

LAMU HOUSE AND BEACH CLUB

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Hotel Lamu House is made up of two houses that provide the perfect holiday / vacation getaway on Lamu Island, Kenya. This luxury accommodation caters to both those holiday makers and business travelers to Lamu who require rooms to rent; or to a holiday group or family who wish to book out the entire hotel. Both houses have been restored and adapted for western-style living, and preserve all the charm of traditional Swahili architecture.

MSAFINI GUEST HOUSE

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This hotel is newly built and opened its doors to take guests at the end of November 2009. A large tall building offering simple, clean accommodation, located in Shela Village, a few minutes from Shela Beach, the hotel has 14 self-contained rooms, each with its own balcony, mosquito net and overhead fan.

KIZINGO HOTEL LAMU

 

Kizingo is the ultimate ‘no news, no shoes’ beach resort – a wonderful secluded and tranquil escape from the modern world. The lodge is situated at one end of a spectacular 12-kilometre beach that stretches from Kizingo (which means ‘the point’ in Swahili) to the fashionable village of Shela. Kizingo has eight beautifully appointed bandas (thatched cottages), set well apart from each other. In the early morning you can enjoy tea in bed and watch fishing dhows tack south to Malindi.Guests can be as private or as social as they wish, opting to enjoy fine dining on the balcony of their banda or join other guests in the bar and the dining room with their magnificent views across the bay to mainland Kenya where giant baobab trees spread into the brilliant blue sky.

PEPONI HOTEL

PEPONI-HOTEL

Peponi is a hotel on the exotic island of Lamu, in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Kenya. Peponi is still run by the Korschen family, who opened the hotel in 1967 and which still retains much of the character and charm that it had then. Small and personal, it is the perfect rest after a safari or a hideaway holiday from modern life.

BANANA HOUSE LAMU

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Banana House and Banana Wellness and Yoga Centre in Shela Village, Lamu, comprises of two private houses which have evolved into a friendly ‘Bed & Breakfast’ alternative in Shela. Banana House was designed and constructed by master builder Mohamed Ali Mbarak (alias Banana) a well known local figure, and his wife Monika Fauth. Monika is an Art of Living and Yoga instructor and runs various wellness courses in Lamu each year. The house is the culmination of their combined imagination and craftsmanship. Cool and elegant with beautifully plastered and waxed neru walls the house is very spacious, and has numerous attractive sitting and lounging areas, hammocks, and day beds and a beautiful tropical garden within its walls. The atmosphere is homely and welcoming.

SHELLA REST HOUSE

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This Rest House is one of the few ocean front houses, within a few minutes of walking from the beach. This simple yet elegant Rest house offers you self-contained and spacious rooms fully equipped with facilities needed for your utmost comfort.

MALINDI,WATAMU AND KILIFI

TURTLE BAY BEACH CLUB

TURTLE BAY

Turtle Bay Beach Club is situated on 200 metres of beach on the edge of the internationally acclaimed Watamu National Marine Park, one of the best in Kenya. The hotel buildings are set in 10 acres of tropically landscaped gardens with 145 rooms, three restaurants, three bars, entertainment lounge and swimming pool, and as such makes up one of the most extensive all-inclusive properties in Kenya.

TEMPLE POINT RESORT

TEMPLE POINT

Crystal clear water, white sandy beaches and exotic coral gardens – Temple Point Resort is situated in the middle of the Watamu Marine National Park. Right at the mouth of the former port entrance of the sunken city Gede the resort connects the Indian Ocean with the Mida Creek. The hotel offers you a daily sports and recreation program consisting of: aqua aerobics, beach volleyball, soccer, tennis, archery, table tennis, boccia, billiard and a lot more.

KILILI BAHARINI RESORT

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This tropical resort has a private beach along Casuarina Beach in Malindi, and offers air-conditioned accommodation with a private veranda. There are 5 pools, a beachside restaurant and a wellness centre. Breakfast is served in the buffet restaurant overlooking the Indian Ocean or on your veranda. Guests can undergo relaxing massages in the spa or enjoy the hot tub and steam bath at Kilili.

OCEAN SPORT RESORT

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If you are looking for a relaxed and friendly taste of Africa, then look no further than Ocean Sports Resort. It’s proud to be one of the most established hotels in Watamu Bay, one of the finest spots for a Beach Holiday in Kenya. Whether you see yourself sipping cocktails and soaking up the sun from the comfort of our beach-front bar, or hurtling through the Arabuko Sokoke Forest on a mountain bike, Ocean Sports Resort offers something for everyone.

KINGFISHER VILLA

KINGFISHER

Kingfisher Villa is a self Catering Accommodation situated three kilometers from Malindi town centre in the residential area of ‘Malindi North’: 5 minute drive to the closest beach and 10 minutes to Malindi airport. Set in six acres of tranquil tropical gardens overlooking a swimming pool, the villa is best ideal for families or a group of friends looking for an ideal place to unwind and relax from the hustles and bustles of the city.

DRIFT WOOD BEACH CLUB MALINDI

MALINDI DRIFTWOOD

On the shores of the Indian Ocean, at the edge of the ancient settlement of Malindi lies The Driftwood, nestled into the Kenyan coast, with a charm all of its own. This is a small and privately owned hotel and can accommodate just 70 guests in the cottages and villas, which are constructed in the traditional coastal style and brought up to date with air conditioning and other modern amenities. All the accommodation has been designed to maximize privacy, whilst being close to the open-air bar and dining area and within just a few feet of our pool, private beach and the blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Activities offered include deep-sea fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling, windsurfing, kite-surfing and water ski-ing on Mida Creek and bird watching on the Sabaki Delta or in the Arabuko-Sokoke forest…

KILIFI BAY BEACH RESORT

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Kilifi is home for the finest beaches in Kenya. kilifi Bay Beach Resort allows you to experience the best of Kilifi. The Resort has a beautiful location with breathtaking views of a never-ending beach and the Indian Ocean. With only 50 rooms our emphasis is on personalized service ensuring our guest receive the very best we have to offer ….. we even offer a free massage service for all our guests !Kilifi Bay is the perfect resort for those looking for a quiet atmosphere and to enjoy the Kenyan coast the way mother nature designed it !

HEMINGWAYS WATAMU

HEMINGWAYS WATAMU

This Indian Ocean beach resort is everyone’s favourite. Our guests just keep coming back for more. Maybe it’s the location – right in the middle of the pristine white sand beach of Watamu; perhaps it’s the big game fishing – one of the top destinations in the world for this sport; or maybe it’s the fantastic personal service and sincere charm of this established hotel that has come to represent Kenyan coastal luxury to so many families and couples over the years.Our 76 rooms are all air-conditioned and en-suite and our restaurant serves the freshest sea-food, straight from the ocean. There’s just so much to do here – relax in the poolside bar of the resort working your way through our cocktail menu; play a round of golf on the nearby world class course, Vipingo Ridge; learn to kite-surf; get your PADI certificate,  - Hemingways is your pearl.”

DIAMONDS RESORT -MALINDI

DIAMONDS RESORT

Welcome to a resort where the enchanting power of nature blends in with the exotic style of the Indo-Arab buildings to offer you a mesmerizing charm, which in Swahili, is called “bembeleza”.  Sit in the Balinese chaise lounges on your room terrace. Chose to dine on the open air terrace or inside the air conditioned restaurant, overlooking the swimming pool or at the à la carte restaurant serving a selection of seafood menus on the beach.Endowed with a centre of Thalassotherapy, a beauty centre and a gym with spectacular view on the ocean, the Dream Spa is the ideal place for the restoration and the maintenance of global prosperity.

 

 BAOBAB SEA LODGE (KILIFI)

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The Baobab Sea Lodge gives you the best of Kilifi with a great location on a stunning beach. There are no other hotels on this stretch of beach ( Kilifi bay– 5 KMS away) and guest can enjoy the true meaning of privacy. The hotel has 30 rooms spread across rich tropical gardens and the dinning and pool bar have wonderful views of the Indian Ocean. Attractions close to Kilifi include the Gedi Ruins, the Watamu Marine Park and towns of Mombasa and Malindi. Hotel facilities include, a conference hall, tennis court, water sports and free guest massage!.

SOUTH COAST

DIANI BEACH HOTEL

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Whether you are planning your travel for a leisure holiday, a romantic honeymoon, a memorable wedding or a business conference, Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa, Mombasa, Kenya – celebrated as an elegant Kenya hotel in Mombasa for its unparalleled level of luxury – will ensure a truly unforgettable experience.  The hotel hosts different theme nights and has a spa on sight to boast of.

 PINEWOOD BEACH RESORT AND SPA

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Pinewood beach resort and Spa is a multi award-winning boutique hotel, where natural beauty and inspired design are merged to create the perfect romantic destination. Situated on the unspoiled shores of the wonderfully warm Indian Ocean, this intimate and stylish beach resort prides itself on exceptional personal service and attention.
Savour fine food prepared using fresh local ingredients from their very own vegetable garden or straight from the bountiful ocean. Indulge your appetite during a daily changing delectable evening theme dinner feasts, or be pampered in your Suites with your very own personal chef who caters to your every whim.

SWAHILI BEACH HOTEL

SWAHILI HOTEL

An innovative 5 star resort development centrally located on the famous Diani Beach of Kenya’s south coast. This unique hotel offers a harmonious blend of the architectural influences from the East African coast, Arabia, India, and Zanzibar that have fused over millennia to create the vibrant Swahili culture. Offering an air of sophistication unseen on the Kenya coast, Swahili Beach has been designed with state-of-the-art technologies to ensure minimum short & long term ecological impact, while delivering unparalleled comfort to its guests. Water sports available on request.

 LEOPARD BEACH RESORT AND SPA

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Leopard Beach Resort & Spa has a reputation for excellence. As well as enjoying prime position on Diani Beach on Kenya’s South Coast, the resort has extensively upgraded accommodation and facilities making it the preferred destination for holidaymakers and business travelers alike.
Accommodation comprises of standard and superior rooms, suites, cottages and luxurious private villas. All rooms are air-conditioned and offer the full range of quality amenities including Wi-Fi in cottages, suites and villas

LEISURE LODGE RESORT

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Amidst the natural beauty and bounty of Kenya’s South Coast, nestled in Diani, Leisure Lodge Beach & Golf Resort offers the ultimate in beach vacations. With exclusive beachfront presenting spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, the resort offers the ideal surroundings for a perfect stay. It’s not just the 18-hole golf course that attracts the guests, but also the flora and fauna unique to Diani Beach, the amazing underwater world for divers, and the sand and sun that shines all-year-round.
Everything, from décor to facilities, has been chosen with comfort and pleasure in mind.

SOUTHERN PALM BEACH RESORT

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The property is situated along the beautiful white sandy shores of the Indian Ocean at Diani Beach, 35 Km South of Mombasa. It is a 4 star Beach Resort and has a unique blend of traditional Swahili and Arabic architecture. The property spreads over 10 acres of mature tropical gardens and coconut palms with facilities that are truly “world class standards”  air conditioned rooms including 2 “luxury suites” will ensure a comfortable stay at all time.2 free form swimming pools, probably the largest in Eastern Africa, add a unique feeling of space and majesty to our Resort!

SHIMONI REEF LODGE

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The Coral Islands and marine reserve around Shimoni are on our doorstep. The local fishing community and sport fishermen remain dynamic and the environment is full of healthy marine life. Miles of amazing diving and snorkeling inside Kisite Mpunguti marine reserve are just a boat ride away, where 95% of visits include seeing and swimming alongside dolphins, turtles, snappers, rays and many of the most amazing fish of the Indian Ocean. The coral is alive with colour in better condition than most reefs anywhere you will see in the world today. The Shimoni area also has an interesting and rich history and equally interesting flora and fauna.

KASKAZI BEACH HOTEL

KASKAZI BEACH HOTEL

Kaskazi Beach Hotel is located in Diani – South Coast Mombasa, Kenya on lush tropical grounds filled with colorful botanical and tall coconut trees. Kaskazi Beach Hotel prides itself with being an internationally recognized property for its excellence in service and reputation. Kaskazi Beach Hotel is rated as a 4 star beach hotel.

SANDIES NEPTUNE BEACH RESORT

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Friendly and spacious, Sandies Neptune Pwani Beach is an ideal choice for guests in search of a retreat that offers the “special touch”, matched with attention to the finest of details. The Resort has been meticulously created, emulating traditional Zanzibar style, using the best in local design, interiors and furnishing, meeting top international standards. The Resort features 150 rooms all with terrace and ocean view, situated in 2 level blocks and 4 individual beachfront suites with in-room Jacuzzi. Facilities include 3 restaurants, 2 bars, the Mvua African Rain Spa, the Spherique Boutique, conference room and facilities and a water sports centre.

AMANI TIWI BEACH RESORT

TIWI BEACH-SOUTH COAST

A rare private and pristine paradise found nestled on Mombasa’s exclusive south coast, Amani Tiwi Beach Resort is the hidden jewel of Africa. Here’s just a taste of what you can expect when visiting the resort. Whatever you choose to do while you are with us, we know you’ll take home many joyful and unforgettable memories.

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Afrochic  Beach Hotel Mombasa is situated right on the edge of the white Diani beach, 27 km South of Mombasa Island. Moi International Airport is an hour’s drive away, including the few minutes’ ferry crossing of the channel to the harbor. (Afrochic beach Hotel is only five minutes away from Ukunda airstrip.The Hotel with it’s beautiful furnished landscaped garden and it’s free form crystal clear swimming pool with Jacuzzi, is situated right on the edge of the white Diani beach, 27 kilometers south of Mombasa Island. Diani Beach is regarded as the best stretch of beach on the Kenya coast.

 

 

 

MOMBASA-NORTH COAST

NYALI BEACH HOLIDAY RESORT

NYALI BEACH

Nyali Beach Holiday Resorts is in the north coast. Conveniently located, guests are only a few minutes away from the town centre and the airport. Accommodation ranges from luxury air-conditioned rooms with private bathrooms to self catering apartments ideal for families and business people.  Rooms are well equipped with guest amenities including, television mini fridge and cable TV.
With the excellent dining facilities and traditional dancers offering exotic spectacle, nothing beats the excitement at the Resorts. 2swimming pools, restaurant and a bar, game hall and saloon are available on sight.
 

THE REEF HOTEL

Renowned for its magnificent and spacious tropical gardens, the Reef Hotel in Mombasa is situated on the famous Nyali beach in the North Coast.  Located near shopping centers, night clubs, golf course and only 7km north of Mombasa city. The hotel offers regular entertainment by a resident live band and disco, 3 fantastic water swimming pools, Jacuzzi, tennis courts, relaxed sun-bathing and elegant evenings, yours will be a very special holiday in Reef Hotel. Water sports activities and excursions available on request.

 BAMBURI BEACH HOTEL

BAMBURI BEACH HOTEL

This hotel facility offers the All Inclusive concept and is set amid lush tropical gardens, with extensive white sandy beaches overlooking the beautiful Indian Ocean. Very close to the hotel, the eco-friendly Bamburi Nature trail lies across the creek that separates the island of Mombasa from the north coast of Kenya, crossing the Nyali area. Water sports activities and excursions available on request.

KENYA BAY BEACH HOTEL

KENYA BAY

Kenya Bay Beach Hotel is a 3star property, Built in a subtle blend of African and modern architecture, this hotel offers a marvellous ambience for a truly wonderful and relaxing beach vacation.  Very popular with weddings and it always offers extras for newlyweds.

SEVERIN SEA LODGE

SEVERINE SEA LODGE

Severin Sea Lodge, a dream hotel where the white sandy Bamburi Beach is lapped by Indian Ocean, and the cool sea breezes and the equator sun give pleasant warm temperatures all year round. The hotel has a friendly and comfortable atmosphere, and is set amongst lush tropical gardens giving you peace and tranquility and making your beach holiday an exceptional experience.  A spa and wellness centre is a facility on sight, bar and restaurant, and so much more offered for a great stay!

MILELE BEACH HOTEL

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The location is a heart-beat away from all the fun and action on the Kenyan north coast. An industry leader in the wedding, honeymoon and all special occasions, Milele Beach Hotel boasts of a highly skilled team that will go to great lengths to ensure that your special occasion turns out to be even more special.

TIWI BEACH RESORT

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For a complete escape enter the world of Tiwi Beach Resort and immerse yourself in it’s warm hospitality and extensive facilities. Tiwi Beach Resort is a suitable choice for short visits to Mombasa with comfortable rooms and all the basic facilities you require for a quick trip.

TRAVELLERS BEACH HOTEL.

TRAVELLERS BEACH HOTEL

Travellers Beach Hotel is dedicated to give you a relaxed and home like feeling. Travellers Beach hotel provides a 4 star accommodation facility with luxurious amenities to enhance your stay and make it a memorable one.The amenities include; telephone services, split air conditioner, balconies with panoramic vies of the ocean and the swimming pool. The hotel offers you complete privacy; all rooms have private spacious bathroom equipped with all the necessary toiletries, entertainment facilities using the satellite dish and in house movie channels and a strong and safe storage space.
The suites are elegantly designed with rich interiors and have a separate lounge and bedroom.