Second Home: Private beach house with fabulous pool on Marine Conservancy. Very spacious 3 bedroomed house (Two triples - 3 pax, one double, sleeps 8, all en suite) Fantastic snorkeling just off the unspoilt beach. 10 minutes to a world class golf course and club. …see more
24 Jan 2015
"Safe, peaceful and perfect"
This is not my first time at Neem Tree, I stayed for two weeks over the Christmas period and couldn't wait to get back there for a 3 day break. The house is built on the top of a cliff with its own pr… More
13 Aug 2014
Neem Tree is a superb setting in Vipingo on the Kenyan coast. Totally relaxing, everything at your fingertips. The house is lovely with a great homely feel, the pool and pool house simply fantastic!… More
15 Jul 2014
"viscerally serene and emotionally stimulating"
The serenity of the infinity pool set against the ocean’s shifting tides and the subtle transitions of blue skies on the broad horizon was sublime.
Steps carved out of the cliff offer an extraord… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Affordable Swahili Beach House with stunning views ;Have a luxurious pocket friendly holiday in a house that will you a unique experience.Our staff will be there to look after you.(Cook and Housekeeping services included in the daily rate) Monkey Beach House..it's all a …see more
24 Aug 2014
Absolutely stunning house with lovely interiors. Designed and built by owner, every room is beautifully put together and spacious. All bedrooms come with en-suite and rather large baths! The house i… More
17 Jun 2013
"This is must be what paradise looks like!!!"
You know the feeling of getting jibbed because you got the lesser of the rooms? Well, rest assured that would never happen at the Monkey beach house. Every room is just as astonishing as the next. I w… More
12 Jun 2013
"Spectacular Stylish Beach House in Diani."
I spend a lot of time at the beach in Kenya or around the world (south of France, St. Barth etc.) and count the south coast and Diani area among my favorite beach vacation places with its white fine s… More
A clear blue swimming pool, gazebo, and fully stocked kitchen. …see more
19 Jan 2016
"Home away from home"
This is a fantastic place in diani.. Mature garden(am anature lover), great swimming pool, lovely rooms... And all this is 5mins walk from the beach... Need i say more... We traveled with our 3 energ… More
Thank you very much, we were happy to host you and your family and we indeed look forward to welcoming you back!
17 Jan 2016
"A beautiful beach vacation spot"
Picture a hot sunny day, lying beside an azure blue pool sipping on an umbrella drink. Well I spent the Christmas vacation at Upani in Diani with my large extended family and loved the relaxed atmosph… More
Thank you Susan, was great to have you all stay and glad that you enjoyed the vacation! We look forward to welcoming you back.
28 Jan 2016
"Luxurious, homely, clean and worth so much more!!"
Upani is located in Diani, 300 metres from the Beach where my family and I stayed in December 2015 for 8 days. It has two cottage houses and two separate rooms that fit all 15 of us comfortably. The h… More
Thank you Faith for coming and for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure indeed! We look forward to having you back again soon.
This was our first trip to Lamu Island so we have no comparison with other accommodation available. I'm quite sure however that if you want a beach house in a gorgeous location with amazing views and … More
20 Nov 2015
merci a toute l equipe de Forodhami House pour ce sejour exceptionnel par leur professionalisme, leur joie de vivre ainsi que leur sympathie (le chef Amos nous a régalé tous les jours).
L ile est m… More
26 Jan 2016
"A whole new experience"
A wonderful stay, love the deco love the service love everything about the place!
Don't forget to check out the turtle reserve (organise with the hotel next door).… More
I am married to a Kenyan so have been to Kenya and Mombasa on several occasions . We were a party of 7 of various ages.. First time for us in a Villa in Mombasa. Give the cost hotels a miss and try th… More
25 Jan 2016
"Neem Tree is Heaven on Earth!"
THANKS a million for an unforgettable and fantastic stay in your house - your lovely, silent, beautiful and scenically Neem Tree. We felt like home, not because the house and surroundings was like hom… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
You approach the house down a bush track followed by an avenue of palms and ancient frangipani trees with their white blossoms overhead. Neem trees shade the steps leading down the coral gardened cliff to the sandy beach; there is heavenly swimming at most tides. There …see more
From the moment we arrived we were treated as kings! Holidaying with friends this house is ideal, plenty of space so as to not be on top of each other and a wonderful terrace area for evening aperitif… More
23 Sep 2015
Very nice house. simple and natural decor with local materials. Rooms are spacious and airy, swimming pool is clean and fabulous at night.
Quiet area, the sound the sea at night is very calming.
Thank you for choosing Manureva.Please note that it is always a pleasure to receive positive guest's feedback as this enables us to improve on our services.
I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and it is our hope that we will have another opportunity to serve you once again in the very near future.
15 Apr 2015
Beautiful inside and out.Enjoyed our stay and will definitely go back. Service was superb.Food by our cook was very tasty and delicious. Keep it up.:)… More
"Amazing house with incredible views of the golf course, sisal es"
I stayed at Nirvana with my family last year and absolutely loved it! The house was incredible. A modern Balinese style pool house with incredible views to sum it up. The beds were very comfortable an… More
"The best possible holiday in Lamu is at Waridi House"
A group of 9 friends stayed at Waridi house for 5 nights and had an amazing time. Amazing staff led by Crispus who catered to our every need, be it food, massages, arranging activities like dhow rides… More
it could not have been possible without you and the rest of the group.the whole team here at waridi house appreciates your acknowledgement,we wish you all the very best.Looking forward to your next visit.
23 Sep 2015
"I felt cheated"
Been to Lamu a couple of times and each time the experience just got better and better. The first time, I stayed at the moon house (betty's suite) in Shela and the second time I got to stay at the bea… More
Thanks for your review!For setting the records straight the figure first are wrong,you gave 7000/= NOT 8000/=.On arrival I received 2000/= from Ubah & Subah for which I bought fish 3kgs @300 per kg,veges i.e brocoli,carrots,cauliflower &zuchini,balance was 500/=.
In the evening I received 5000/=which i paid 1800/= for wine taken from fatuma's tower our neighbor,2000/= I sent for wine,from Lamu 2 btls @850,plus 400/= for a boat.1000/= I bought butter,fruits,eggs,coffee and 4pcs chocolate bars @ 80/= per pc.I kindly asked for a cross examination on the account of the above,which it never happened.
The next day I received 4000/= for lunch and dinner,lobsters,chips n veges for lunch for 2 which I bought 800gms @ 1040/= and other ingredients,dinner 2kgs crabs for 3 pax @ 700/= and breakfast items for the next day for 3 pax.
Last day being on Saturday,I received 3000/= for dinner(lobster,calamari and prawns)Calamari @ 550/=,lobsters 400gms pc @ 520/= and 1kg prawns @ 1000/=,served with chips and veges in coconut curry.Breakfast on Sunday,coffee,fruits and eggs.Let someone do the maths and the records are still intact for verifications.Thanks once again.
Nyumba ya Madau is located on a white sandy beach, a unique spot on the Indian Ocean. It is the ideal place for a relaxing holiday with family and friends. …see more
9 Nov 2014
"Gorgeous beach house retreat"
I've been to Nyumba ya Madau several times with different friends and we've loved it every time. The place is clean and safe with a friendly personalised service and staff, including a talented chef, … More
17 Sep 2014
"a special retreat by a white sandy beach"
The house is beautiful, decorated and furnished with very good taste. It has great living spaces, with a fantastic veranda where you can enjoy the breeze and watch the ocean, a cosy and cute yard wher… More
16 Sep 2014
"I found paradise"
I have stayed in Nyumba ya Madau twice and been beyond impressed on both occasions. The location is perfect - quiet and dreamy, the ocean clear, stunning and breezy and the sand perfect to wiggle your… More
"Breathtaking decor, excellent access to a quiet beach, and wonderful food from the resident chef, Kingi!"
I stayed at Treehouse with my family in March 2012. We were 5 in total.
The kitengela window features are really beautiful and create an atmosphere of beauty and mystique. The rooftop bedroom has a … More
5 Jul 2012
"A truly unique Kenyan Coastal Experience"
I recently spent four amazing nights in Watamu at the Treehouse. I was blown away by the unique architecture, amazing views and attention to detail.
Chef Richard was amazing and we absolutely adored… More
30 Sep 2015
"Little glimpse of paradise"
Excellent location for those who like to stay at an original location, away from resorts and mass tourism. Fabulous for yoga-lovers, but also a very good offer of activities for the more adventurous a… More
Prime position and is ocean front facing, has three en suite double rooms and one single. Access to a private swimming pool which overlooks the pristine Tiwi beaches. …see more
13 Sep 2012
"Excellent place to be."
Was my first time to visit South Coast and this is breath taking place ideal for all.
Stunning views of the Ocean, spacious rooms and all the amenities are in good condition.
The other thing that ma… More
Perched atop a cliff overlooking the stunning Tiwi beach and set in 20 acres of indigenous bush blended with vibrantly designed gardens is the unique and stylish Swahili House.
We are located 14km South of Mombasa and 12kms north of Diani Beach, quietly tucked away from …see more
30 Oct 2012
"an experince like no other in Swahili house Tiwi"
We had a blast at the Swahili house. It is an experience that we will live to remember. The food was excellent, the Swahili house hospitality and the white sand beaches was beyond our imaginati… More
7 Jan 2013
"Perfect for 2 families, excellent food"
We stayed from Dec 31-Jan 5, 4 adults and 7 kids in the main house. We enjoyed mainly the hospitality and friendliness of the staff, the location of the house facing the ocean, the fantastic beach and… More
12 Aug 2013
"Bait and Switch"
I cannot recommend that you do business with Swahili House. Ownership has changed recently, and the new owners do not keep their word. They regularly book people into the main house, only to inform … More
Awesome accomodation, a must for anyone staying at Diani. Comfortable, affordable and cannot wait to go back!… More
7 Mar 2014
"Great Value. Much more than you expect!"
We stayed here a couple of weekends ago and we loved it. It is a special place and it exceeded our expectations. The staff and owners are very helpful and friendly too. A no brainer for every time we … More
5 Mar 2014
we stayed in the treehouses over a busy period in February, in diani and were so happy that we found this place - the location is perfect, the accomodation and facilities are above what you would find… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Galu Kinondo Beach House is situated in the idyllic south coast area of Mombasa, Kenya. The house is large enough to sleep 10 people and is also located on a secluded beach which provides complete privacy within an alcove.
9 Mar 2015
"Que reprocher à cette location de vacances?"
Nous avons séjourné en famille en mars 2015 dans cette grande maison, et en sommes repartis ravis! L'endroit par excellence pour venir se reposer, loin de la cohue...
Tout y est parfait (ou presq… More
25 Aug 2014
"Amazing Villa - perfect location, pool and staff!"
We stayed two people in this amazing villa. It might be a bit large for two people, but its location makes it excellent for a romantic weekend. :-)
Hassan, Godfrey and the rest of the staff made ou… More
21 Jan 2013
"Amazing! Book immediately!"
Amazing house, with amazing staff, pool, garden and beach area!
The house is facing the beach, with wonderful views of the sea, and it's own private beach! No hassle or stress! Very nice pool - wi… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Casa El Norte is an exquisite villa with uninterrupted access to one of the most unspoiled stretches of powder white sandy beach and turquoise ocean in the world. Its unrivaled idyllic location. It has 4 spacious rooms, with 3 bathrooms and an extra guest toilet. …see more
Maisha Marefu is a beautiful thatched house with a large swimming pool situated in Malindi near the Marine Park within minutes walking distance of the beach.
Beautiful Villa in Malindi on the
Kenya Coast …see more
28 Aug 2014
"Excellent stay fabulous caring staff !"
Could do with a communal room that is windowed off with Fans a/c to avoid mosquitoes but bedrooms mosquito free - excellent … More
17 Jul 2014
"we love maisha marefu"
This place is amazing, we didn't know quite what to expect but it was better than the photos and we were so relaxed. The place is huge! the pool is also huge and wonderful, the grounds are beautiful,… More
8 Jan 2014
"A fabulous holiday home"
Located within a 3 minute walk to the beach & steps away from the newly opened Billionaire's Resort, the house is large, airy, comfortable and well maintained. Our large party was comfortably accommod… More
Esperienza unica da fare una volta nella vita!! Il villaggio è molto carino e ben organizzato, la casa è stupenda con un bel portico!! I colori e i profumi sono stati talmente emozionanti da farmi … More
29 Jun 2014
"Mambrui/Malindi soggiorno da sogno"
Ho soggiornato in questa villa parasidiaca immersa in un bellissimo parco. Ci sono tutte le comoditá di un villaggio turistico. La spiaggia privata davanti all'oceano indiano chiamata silver sands pe… More
Siamo stati qua circa 3 anni fa e aver saputo che finalmente è possibile rendere pubblico omaggio all'ospitalità dei proprietari Luciano e Grace e stata una piacevole sorpresa!!!!!!
Grazie RAGAZZI!… More
22 Jun 2015
posto meraviglioso, dotato di tutti i servizi (piscina, wi-fi, etc...) per niente pericoloso, dove puoi capire verramente la bellezza dell'Africa con proprietari disponibilissimi a qualsiasi esigenza … More
20 May 2015
"HAKUNA MATATA - SENZA PENSIERI"
Ho soggiornato con la mia famiglia nel mese di agosto 2014, dopo il primo momento di impatto con la realtà di un villaggio africano abbiamo apprezzato il contatto diretto con la popolazione locale e … More
Il s'agit de trois logements 1 chambre + 1 salle de bain indépendant les uns des autres. Nous remerciions Giovanni (et Diane) d'avoir été flexibles pour nous permettre de loger en famille.
La parc… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
Luxurious African style villa at the shore of the Indian ocean with big garden for a very relaxing and enjoyable holiday …see more
6 Jan 2014
"Great place for the big family or two families"
We enjoyed the place and also care taker. Place is walking distance (adult walk) from the beach, feels very safe and care taker couple is very friendly.
Small children enjoyed the pool.… More
Thank you for leaving such lovely comments. We're glad that you enjoyed your holiday and will look forward to seeing you again.
12 Feb 2013
"Holiday in Diani Kenya"
It was a nice holiday and i really liked the place and the host was accommodating the only problem was that the pool was yet complete so we were unable to use it… More
Thank you for leaving such lovely comments. It was a shame about the pool not being complete.The pool is now complete and in use. We're glad that you enjoyed your holiday and will look forward to seeing you again.
27 Jan 2013
"Diani a beautiful area to stay"
This was best way to holiday for a large group.We were a group of eight and the accommodation suited us perfectly as it was spacious. we mainly enjoyed the hospitality and friendliness of the staff. T… More
Thank you for leaving such lovely comments.We're glad that you enjoyed your holiday and will look forward to seeing you again.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Great for children of all ages ;
" ... speechless ... "
"I have travelled a lot and seen many beautiful places ... none compare to here. I absolutely fell in love with Manda beach and the Baobab House. A little paradise. Till next time!"
the one thing that make a place like this perfect …see more
17 Oct 2013
"I HAVE NEVER BEEN HAPPIER THAN I WAS DURING MY TWO WEEKS AT BAOBAB HOUSE...."
If you want to go to heaven on earth.... then this is it. Peace, warmth in every sense, kindness, tranquility, absolutely back to nature. This has a pure and rustic charm with a heap of places to rela… More
31 Aug 2013
"A relaxing family holiday spent in a special house, on a lovely, quiet beach"
We had such a nice holiday at Baobab House, relaxing and spending hours lying in the hammocks, swimming, walking and reading. I loved the house, which has a very special feel set in amongst baobab tr… More
27 Aug 2013
Stayed at Baobab for a week and it was one of our best ever holidays. The house is opposite Shela and always a short boat ride away when need be. We thoroughly enjoyed so few tourists and it was the s… More
"Wonderful house and surrounding at the best part of diani beach"
We went with in total 6 friends (3 couples) to this wonderfule place. It´s simple but fantastic. A perfect cook a nice maid made this holiday to an great experience. You really can enjoy your holiday… More
9 Apr 2012
"Lovely holiday home with great view to the ocean!"
Very friendly staff, amazing cook. We enjoyed yummy food every day.
House is located right on the beach. Great place to stay with family and friends.
Will surely return!… More
12 Jan 2015
"the beauty of a silent beach"
the house has the best and nicest beach in whole diani. it is clean,the service of cook and cleaning woman was perfect. all furniture,bathroom is simple but this is what we expected.
african style a… More
Stayed here for 3 nights with a group of friends, the house has 5 double bedrooms all ensuite, 2 floors, its own pool and access to the beach. You get a cook, cleaning staff on top of the gardener and… More
12 Jan 2015
we had a perfect holiday with all of my friends. nice clean african house with the pure feeling of freedom. the view on the beach is unbeliveble, the water is just three steps away. the cook and hous… More
12 Jan 2015
the best holiday ever. the house had no luxury but the simple african style is exactly what we expected. all was clean and with warm water. the cleaning woman and the cook did all the work and we had… More