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Galu Sea Lodge -Tamani

2.5 of 5 Ranch   |   Diani Beach Road, Galu 80401, Kenya
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vienna, Austria
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

+ location (close to Mombasa | at the beach | beautiful garden with pool) + wild life (monkeys, bush babies, dogs etc.) + beach + kite surfing school closeby + security + house interiors + private chefs (Yuma, Michael) - very unfriendly and unhelpful management - availability of WiFi very limited and restricted by management despite payment - no information... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We spent 5 days in house number three in October and had a wonderful vacation. The house itself is magnificent, tastefully decorated and comfortable. Huge balconies to admire the ocean and a fountain and bar inside the villa! Houses number 1 to 4 are right on the beachfront. They are fairly close to each other so I imagine one could... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

These are some cottages that are nicely placed and nicely built, right on the beach. I have now stayed in 3 of the houses and they are all equally well finished and comfortable. There is plenty of space for outdoor eating and sleeping and still remain private. Colobus monkeys visit daily and the pool by the grass by the beach... More

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Goma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

We - a family of 3 adults and a 2 years old - had a wonderful stay at galu Sea Lodge. The location is stunningly beautiful: white sand beach, swimming pool, quietness, beautiful ocean, caring and attentionate staff. Thehouses are decorated with taste and very functional, We really did feel at home for the whole week. A cook and a... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Galu Sea Lodge was nothing short of glorious. We were warmly welecomed by the staff and served like royalty. The chef Lebon was five star andwe feasted on the best the Indian Ocean offered - fresh lobster,seabass, snapper, prawns, etc. Our househelp Emma felt like family and stayed late with the kids to allow my wife and I to experience... More

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Kampala, Uganda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

We have been In Galu Sea lodge for the first time in 2009 and we went back there each time that we wanted to chill out and relax. We always had wonderful time and HUGH was always great with us, giving us advice and sharing with us his experiences around. Since the first time they rehabilitated the swimming pool, creating... More

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Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

We had a wonderful holiday at Galu Sea Lodge this Easter! It is a stunning location south of Diani, on a wide white sandy beach, the best sea to swim in and out towards the reef, a great pool for children and refreshing in (short lengths), a good cook and fresh sea food at the door every morning. The management... More

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Nairobi
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

For the last many years we have stayed at Galu. We have always had excellent service and wonderful times. The staff has been great! This has been a great place for our family and friends. Over the last few years we have had yearly leadership meetings at Galu. It has been a time of refreshment from very busy and stressful... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

I have stayed at Galu many times over the years and each time has been an amazing retreat from the hustle and bustle of Nairobi. The cottages and apartments are stunning, with the swahili chic design, African artifacts, and ocean views making Galu my first choice whenever I want to relax for a few days. Over the years I have... More

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Great place to stay, that allows privacy and that homely feel. I loved the individual attention given by the staff there, as well as the owners. Definitely the place to stay when in Diani. We spent four days there, and loved every moment.

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Additional Information about Galu Sea Lodge -Tamani

Address: Diani Beach Road, Galu 80401, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Galu
Amenities:
Beach Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 Specialty lodging in Galu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Galu Sea Lodge -Tamani 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
TAMANI at Galu Beach is situated at the south end of Diani beach. There are 4 two-story beach houses plus 6 newly built apartments, situated within beautiful gardens that run down to the wide, sandy beach. There is an excellent, well-maintained swimming pool within the front gardens and next to the beach.The Beach Houses and Apartments take from 2-10 Persons comfortable. ... more   less 

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