Pros: Room was comfortable and the pool was great we loved the salt water. Staff were friendly and liked the common areas. The view of the ocean from the pool is wonderful.
Cons: When we booked the sea view room we expected an actual view of the ocean but we were disappointed with the very distant almost lack of view. The staff were wonderful however we ask that the manager ...
Pros: Scenery and staff great
Cons: Beach boys and resort a little far from watamu centre
Pros: Her hele team was FANTASTISCH
Pros: I enjoyed 97% of everything
Cons: A very noisy air-condition in the room
Pros: Great customer care
Cons: We booked a double king size bed but they gave us a twin bed that was made as a double bed making it difficult for comfort
Pros: I enjoyed my first two days so much I ended up extending for an extra day. I had a beach-view room, which gave me an entire wraparound balcony to myself. I ended up spending most of the day lying on ...
Pros: View, cosy, swimming pool very clean, large room, birthday cake for my son, excursion and transfert
Cons: Curtains, cushions, store destroyed in bar and restaurant Food not tasty No drinkable water offered in the room
Pros: The environment,staff's friendliness,comfy rooms.
Cons: Poor WiFi,limited food variety.
Pros: The place is incredibly well decorated, everything is well thought. the rooms are simple but comfortable, the pool is great and has salted water. The food is delicious, breakfast is great , at night ...
Cons: There was no hot water in the showers which is not an issue really except when the wheather is super bad. the place is a bit far from Watamu town.
Pros: Very friendly and helpful staff, nice cozy boutique where we felt at home quickly.
Cons: There was no beach. At low tide, there was beach access, but only 3 hours a day..
Mawe Resort Watamu Boutique Hotel is a great choice for your beach stay in Watamu, putting you near activities like scuba diving. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in massages and facials. The restaurant is a great spot for a bite to eat and cold drinks are served at the bar/lounge. A rooftop terrace and a health club are other highlights, and rooms offer LCD TVs and minibars.
Pros: the food was cooked to perfection, the rooms were excellent and homey.
Cons: more dessert choices please...
Pros: Lovely place in Watamu, walking distance from the beach. People who work there really make a difference and the place has a feeling of staying at friendly boutique hotel. Many thanks to Justin and ...
Pros: The whole place was totally amazing especially having found it on such a short notice. Justin was fast in communication and arranged everything to perfection. The food is really great and fresh, the ...
Pros: The perfect place to stay in Watamu! Only a 5-minute walk away from the beautiful beach and about 800m from the city of Watamu. Very relaxed atmosphere and always friendly and helpful staff. The ...
Pros: Its a very nice and beautiful place. The hosts are lovely. The rooms are very well maintained. Cute dog though shy
Pros: The best place I could find for my stay in Watamu! Amazing location, excellent food and wonderful breakfast. All the staff is kind and friendly, always ready to help. Very clean and organized. Looking...
Pros: It is an amazing place and Justin and Elisa are extremely friendly and helpful and we tried hard but basically everything is possible and they arrange many things on demand for you.
Cons: Time passed much too quick and at the end of our stay we had to leave many new friends behind :(
Pros: We stayed at Mvuvi for one week and absolutely loved it. The place is very relaxed and comfortable, close to the beach, and everyone is helpful and friendly. But it's the owners, Justin and Elisa...
Pros: the atmosphere is relaxing people were friendly cute and cozy
Cons: no pool but it will be there as promised next time no internet in rooms
Pros: FANTASTIC STAY, We had such a great Time in Justins (owner) Place!!! Its a Paradies and we have to say that we enjoyed our stay more than 100 %. Perfect service, the Food was all the Time fresh ...
Mvuvi is a little and cozy B&B - Kite House located in Watamu, on the Kenyan coast. Our bungalows are surrounded by a beautiful garden, where you will be inebriated by the scent of flowers and the only sounds you will hear will be the one of the ocean waves and the one of palm trees blowing in the wind. A white sandy beach stretching for kilometers is located just a few steps away from us. At the exclusive disposal of our guests, there are our Restaurant and the Relaxation Area, where you can use the free Wi-fi, while enjoying a refreshing drink. Once you will be at Mvuvi you will be able to decide how to spend your time. If you would like to experience something different, besides relaxing, you will be able to choose between a wide range of excursions, such as safaris, boat trip etc. Or you could enjoy your time with us, practicing Water Sports such as kite surfing. In fact, at Mvuvi you will find several courses for every level, and you will also be able to rent the necessary equipment. So it doesn’t matter whether you are a beginner or an experienced practitioner, you only need to be willing to challenge yourself and have fun! So whatever your ideal holiday, we are here to make it come true.
Pros: The rooms were beautifully put together and very comfortable. The staff was excellent and very friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious and the pools were clean and very comfortable in the ...
Cons: The bathroom did not have good ventilation and was loud with the air conditioning unit on the wall outside.
Pros: This hotel exceeded all our expectations. From the friendly and outstanding staff, to the beautiful grounds and stunning beach, to the firm but very comfortable bed and the excellent food; absolutely ...
Pros: We like the size of the place which is only 24 rooms and it was very quiet time of the year. No screaming children is also a bonus.
Cons: Nothing I can think of.
Pros: What a beautiful location, with blthe most beautiful wonderful staff you could imagine. Book your room and enjoy the hospitality. Mark and Renee.
Pros: An amazing quiet escape. Food is great, hospitality is top notch.
Pros: Access onto the beach, lovely pools, good decor, clean aircon bedrooms, good food, manageress very attentive and helpful.
Pros: All was perfect
Pros: Very comfy beds, attention to quality linens. Attentive staff.
Cons: The use of plastic bottles is a problem that needs to be addressed. One cannot get a glass of safe drinking water without buying it in a plastic bottle. At least in the room they are not in tiny ...
Pros: clean rooms, beautiful pools, great staff, authentic Italian food, and best beach in watamu
Cons: Breakfast was poor and can be made better easily
Pros: The local staff
Cons: The beds are horrible and not comfortable. After 4 days there my partner and We have terrible backache . The activities available are really limited. The swimming pools are too small. The food is not...
With a tropical garden and and private beach area, Kobe Suite Resort is located in Watamu. The resort has an outdoor pool and can arrange massages on request. The suites at Kobe have air conditioning, a minibar, seating area and a bathroom with shower and bidet. The beds are draped with mosquito nets and each suite has satellite TV. Guests can enjoy sea or garden views. At Kobe Suite Resort you will find a restaurant and bar, meeting facilities, a concierge service and 24-hour front desk. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including fishing, diving and snorkelling. If you feel like visiting the surroundings, check out National Marine Park, which is 2.2 miles away or the Gede Ruins, a 10-minute drive from the resort. Moi International Airport is 79.5 miles away.
Pros: The staff are wonderful, it is like going to a place where 'everybody knows your name'.
Pros: Wonderful Swimming Pools, Good Beaches, The Chef went an extra mile to accommodate special dietary requirements.
Cons: We had high expectations. Property is dated and needs an upgrade. Air Conditioning in one of the rooms was not working properly and never resolved after several complaints. Service was average and we ...
Pros: We loved the frendly staff, josephs hot pancakes everyday.
Cons: The transport cost from the airport, 19000KSH for transport is very expensive . Thats almost tbe same price for a flight from mombasa to nairobi. We felt cheated.
Pros: Kids club staff were superb!
Cons: Hotel itself felt a bit tired
Pros: Adult Quiet pool
Cons: Facilities a little run down. Need an upgrade.
Pros: The sun, the sea and its sounds and breeze. Good logsitics and forthcoming staff-
Cons: maybe it was a little too much all inclusive on a narrow space.
Pros: Everything was absolutely beautiful
Cons: There was no information pack in the room
Pros: Staff was amazing, location was perfect, a full weekend of relax by the beach.
Pros: The beach was nice. Full board accommodation plan was convenient. The staff were really pleasant.
Cons: The bathrooms were not very clean. There was also foul sewerage smell around the facility. Cleanliness can be improved upon.
Turtle Bay Beach Club is a great choice for your beach stay in Watamu, putting you near activities like snorkeling. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, and guests can also take advantage of a spa tub. Dining choices include 3 restaurants and the 3 bars/lounges are great places to grab a cold drink. Other highlights at this all-inclusive resort include a children's pool and a snack bar/deli.
Pros: Tistiana the owner, warm italian woman who did so much to assist us with everything we requested!
Located in Watamu, 657 feet from Mini Market, Zawadi Residence features a restaurant and free WiFi. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. Each room comes with a private bathroom fitted with a bathtub or shower. You will find a tour desk at the property. The bed and breakfast also provides car rental. Marine Centre The Local Ocean Trust is 984 feet from Zawadi Residence, and Watamu Supermarket is 984 feet from the property. The nearest airport is Malindi Airport, 11 miles from Zawadi Residence.
Cons: everything was five star apart from the meals which were rather tasteless and ordinary
Pros: the food was exellent and service very good and friendly staff
Cons: steps to the beach
Pros: fantastic location
Cons: it was a bit hot
Medina Palms is an inspired destination created to redefine your ultimate holiday experience. This exclusive destination enjoys a beachfront setting on the powder white sands and crystal clear waters of one of the worlds top 10 beaches on the Indian Ocean.
Pros: Quiet,scenic and a constant view of the Indian Ocean. the human touch and care from Silvia, Aldo and their staff made the stay even more memorable
The Charming Lonno Lodge offers a private beach where you can enjoy the shade from a beach umbrella, plus activities like scuba diving and sailing are nearby. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in spa services. Offering ocean views, Lonno Lodge serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A poolside bar and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and rooms at this luxurious hotel offer up nice touches like premium bedding and bathrobes.
Cons: 1.Hotel was poorly sign posted and difficult to find. 2. The room was very dark and bathroom contained no toiletries apart from soap - bad for a 4* hotel. 3. Poor choice of food at brekfast. 4. ...
Pros: Dinner organised at the beach was cool. Activities organised in the evenings were cool.
Cons: Other guests given cotton napkins while we got paper serviettes dah ..... (was discriminating & my children asked me why)
Pros: The rooms were great and we'll done. Enjoyed Friday dinner so much. Some thought was put into this day.
Cons: Breakfast. Little choice for kids.
Pros: Food not greAt
Pros: the scenery is spectacular.
Cons: The food was recycled. They need more variety and also add English to their menus.
Cons: Wifi and safe key not included Restourant definitly not good
Pros: location, beach amenities, rooms set-up and cleanliness, friendly staff
Cons: internet/ Wi-Fi connectivity limited to reception area only. This should be improved for a better customer experience
Pros: The food is fantastic: Italian. Cozy atmosphere.
Cons: Noisy place. Italian is lingua franca. Everybody smokes.
Pros: Private beach area that kept with staff who kept local hawkers at a distance. Easy walking distance to good set of local bars and restaurants outside of hotel, as, apart form breakfast, I'm not a...
Pros: Staff were very good
Cons: Things that usually come for free are to be paid for: for example room safety box and others! Meals (lunch, dinner) were good but average...
Barracuda Inn Resort offers a private beach where you can enjoy beach umbrellas, volleyball, and beachside drinks, plus you'll have access to onsite scuba diving, windsurfing, and kayaking. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in massages. Dining choices include 2 restaurants and the bar/lounge is a great place to grab a cold drink. A casino, a nightclub, and a children's pool are other highlights at this upscale hotel.
Pros: Temple Point is always a good place to stay - staff are always friendly and helpful, the rooms are always clean and the food is always good.
Cons: Mosquitos, slow repairs in the room, no follow up on reported issues
Pros: The staff are friendly but the chef super friendly
Cons: The tennis court setup. It faces the direction of the sun
Pros: Ellias and Dennis from the entertainment staff were very friendly
Cons: The check in told us we only had breakfast included when in fact we had half board. They demanded us to show on our email that we had it. The food kept running out and was not replaced. Breakfast no ...
Pros: The beach was excellent
Cons: The deserts were not appreciative
Pros: The swimming pool was extra clean. The rooms were spacious
Pros: Room and overall atmosphere were great. Spacious and clean.
Cons: Not a single one of their three wifi hotspots actually worked, and the problem was never fixed. Food was mediocre - mostly frozen and microwaved. Or in other cases: simple things like french toast and...
Pros: The room was great with a good view of the sea.
Cons: The lacking of a beach at the hotel premises.
Pros: Fantastic big balcony with an amazing creek view Food was delicious
Cons: Double bed was very small - I guess 140cm - not very comfortable Music at the pool was very loud
Pros: Hospitality. ...good gesture...staff's with good working spirit....I loved everything that goes around there ..good atmosphere.I give thumb up to all the company attendant who are well organised ...
Cons: Dinner dress code??????...that one am not agreeing with ....
At Temple Point Resort, you can spend time at the beach enjoying beach umbrellas, beach massages, and yoga, plus you'll have access to onsite snorkeling, surfing/boogie boarding, and beach volleyball. 2 outdoor pools provide plenty of fun, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in body treatments. Dining choices include 2 restaurants and the 2 bars/lounges are great places to grab a cold drink. A free kid's club and a poolside bar are other highlights, and rooms offer furnished balconies or patios and flat-screen TVs.
Cons: 1. Variety of foods..very narrow 2. Local touch, every display,announcements, menu are being presented in italian language...not even in english 3. Suprise of bills. The first very day taking my ...
Pros: Everything was perfect from the receptionist to the rooms, workers, food, animation , beach view.. Amazing
Cons: Took too long to get there but was worth it
Pros: The pools location was thoughtfull and convenient.
Cons: There are no tvs in the rooms and parking outside is a no no. Kindly do something about it
Pros: The property is beautiful and my friends and I had a lovely time! Especially with 3 nice swimming pools to choose from
Cons: The food options are a bit narrow. Maybe add a few more items on the menu.
Pros: The staff was very friendly and welcoming.
Cons: The owner needs to pay the electricity bill on time.
Pros: The staff were very friendly and professional especially Salama. She was very supportive and professional indeed.
Cons: Everything including the information notices were in Italian.Missing the local touch.
Cons: Roaches in room!, old mattress with no pad and thin sheet (which effectively means that you're sleeping with everyone who stayed before you), restaurant food quality mediocre but at 20 euros for dinner-overpriced for quality, restaurant and entertainment staff are constantly in your face and disingenuously so. This is a two-and a half star (tourist class) hotel by international and Kenyan standards.
Pros: Cant thank each and every staff who made my stay memorable but just to mention a few, Jane was enthusiastic and worked with passion while Shilingi was welcoming and supportive also the amenity team ...
Cons: My budget was USD 98 as per my online booking only to be shown a bill of Kshs 13400 which no one cared to explain the extra charges as much as i had to pat with Kshs 11,000.00 which I do hope the ...
Lily Palm Resort is located in Watamu, Kenya.
The area extends over 15.000 square meters and has a seafront
right in the middle of Blue Lagoon Bay.
The center of Watamu is within walking distance from the resort
which results in a strategic location to enjoy relaxing holidays by the
sea or to discover the wonders of African wildlife parks.
The area is easily accessible thanks to its proximity to the main road
connecting to Malindi (25 km) and Mombasa Airport (100 km).
Watamu National Marine Park is just 8 km away.
Lily Palm Resort offers 74 rooms in different typoligies: single
rooms, double, triple, quadruple and connecting rooms for families.
The room are distributed into three main areas:
• Lily Palm (57 rooms, 250 meters from the beach)
• Duara House (9 rooms, 180 meters from the beach)
• Mapango (8 rooms, 60 meters from the beach)
Each room has a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, minibar,
air conditioning, ceiling fan, safe box and furnished veranda.
The resort features 3 swimming pools: one in Lily Palm area and two
in the Mapango area where the main restaurant is located.
Guests can also enjoy meals at the Mapango Restaurant with à la
carte service and pizzeria or entertain themself at the Mapango
terrace with a stunning view over the bay.
A great choice for a stay in Watamu, Villas Watamu Resort offers an airport shuttle (available on request). Guests can indulge in massages or mani/pedis, and Dolphin Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. An outdoor pool and a poolside bar are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale resort offer up nice touches like Select Comfort beds with premium linens.
Sun Palm Beach Resort offers a private beach where you can sip a drink at the beach bar, plus scuba diving is nearby. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, and guests can also take advantage of a health club and an outdoor tennis court. The restaurant is a great spot for a bite to eat and cold drinks are served at the bar/lounge. There's a casino and a nightclub, and rooms at this luxurious resort offer flat-screen TVs and minibars.
At Aquarius Club International Resort - All Inclusive, you can hit the beach to sip a drink at the beach bar or relax in a sun lounger, plus activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, and surfing/boogie boarding are nearby. 2 outdoor pools provide fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in massages, facials, and mani/pedis. The restaurant is a great spot for a bite to eat and cold drinks are served at the bar/lounge. A poolside bar and a health club are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale resort offer balconies or patios and refrigerators.
St. Thomas Royal Palm Watamu is located 20 minutes far away from Malindi Airport and at about 110 km from Mombasa International Airport. You will enjoy the last 10 km driving through tropical plants and tiny African houses along a dirt road.
The resort overlooks a breathtaking beach, exactly in front of the famous sand-bank well known as "Sardinia 2" that appears and disappears depending on the tides. You'll be fascinated by the different colour that the Indian Ocean can assume and by the white beach where you can take long relaxing walks and admire the sand-banks during the low tide.
This exclusive Kenyan hideaway is a wonderland for all manner of water sports with beaches, coves and reefs famed for kiteboarding, water skiing and scuba diving. Ideal for couples and families alike, guests enjoy incomparable hospitality, the St. Thomas Spa, KidsOnly programmes and exceptional cusine.
Showcasing an outdoor pool, year-round outdoor pool and terrace, Time for a Break is located in Watamu in the region of Coast, just 1,311 feet from Mini Market. Each room has a flat-screen TV and DVD player. Some accommodations have a sitting area for your convenience. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. The rooms include a private bathroom with a bathtub or shower and bidet, with a hairdryer provided. You will find a shared kitchen at the property. Guests can enjoy various activities in the area, including golfing and snorkeling. Marine Centre The Local Ocean Trust is 0.4 miles from Time for a Break, and Watamu Supermarket is 0.4 miles away. The nearest airport is Malindi Airport, 11 miles from Time for a Break.
At Twiga Beach ClubViaggi Resort Watamu, you can hit the beach to enjoy the shade from a beach umbrella or relax in a sun lounger, plus you'll have access to onsite scuba diving. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in massages. The restaurant is a great spot for a bite to eat and cold drinks are served at the bar/lounge. A nightclub and a health club are other highlights, and rooms offer balconies or patios and flat-screen TVs.