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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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68 reviews 68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Pinewood after 8 days safari was an excellent decision! Directly at beach with perfect pool, massage, surfing and snorkeling, also highly appreciated by the kids. Restaurant quality was above expectation and lodges are spacious and clean. Good wifi and businnes facilities and truly outstanding people and service. We hope tourism will increase soon and these guys will be able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Pinewood Beach Hotel twice and had a fabulous holiday on both occasions. The staff are so friendly and helpful, hotel beautiful and location stunning. Very relaxing. diving and watersports available. Beautiful grounds around the hotel.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this hotel to relax after spending 3 nights in the masai mara. The journey to the hotel wasn't all that conferting but expected when visiting Kenya. We arrived to what you would consider tropical heaven, wonderful open villa style properties with trees and flowers everywhere. The rooms where lovely and spacious with our own varanda and a regular... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't very often write reviews, but feel compelled to about Pinewood as it is absolutely wonderful. From the moment you drive up you relax! The hotel entrance is charming and full of personality ( unlike some of the huge souless hotels further along the coast) the amenites are fabulous -from the little spa with candles outside, to the beautiful white... More 

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PhilipGM, Guest Relations Manager at Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued guests, Many thanks for these fantastic words. You are great guests. We feel so much honoured especially that you don't often write reviews. What a motivation!!!!!!Asante sana. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon in your "home far from home" Best wishes, Mshai Pamela and the rest of PBR team. More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Pinewood Beach and Spa Resort lived up to its reputation as a beautiful place to stay on the Kenya coastline near Diani, south of Mombasa, our second visit in 2 years. The standards and service were just as high as in 2012, quality of food exceptional, and cleanliness and maintenance of grounds perfect ................. and the weather could not be... More 

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PhilipGM, Guest Relations Manager at Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear valued friends. Thank you for being part of us. We remember you very well. We are not allowed to put any names on the trip Advisor, but we recognise and value you so much. Your second visit is already a great compliment for someone working in a hospitality. You are great guests. Your review is one of the most... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This hotel gave that perfect holiday experience a whole new level. from the friendly hospitable staff who would go out of their way for your comfort to the delicious food with a variety of cuisines everyday. I highly recommend this hotel to anyone travelling to 'south coast', you will not be dissapointed. The rooms were clean, decor was amazing, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Stayed there for a week with a bunch of friends...liked a lot about it and overall had so much fun :) Liked the people and also felt safe got to witness a beach wedding haha that was cool...my friends and I were planning on crashing it but did not (don't worry) pool was clean at all times I sure would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

It was so quite and peaceful. The food was incredible and every nook and cranny was clean and the beach was clean. All facilities are kept in perfect condition and its a child-friendly environment. The beach was clean and had a variety of games to play on it such as volleyball and soccer. The rooms were all airconditioned and hygenic.... More 

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The resort if beautifully located and set out and the team are incredibly friendly and nothing is too much bother for them to organise or sort out. All areas were kept very clean and the rooms are welcoming and personal. There's always plenty to do (if you want) from the hotel be it safari trips out or snorkelling, scuba diving... More 

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Egham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

WOW! I don't know where to start ... This hotel was fantastic and the staff even more so!! we booked this through a specialist (travel butlers) who took all our wants and made it happen!! So we were met at Ukunda airport by a hotel taxi driver who made us feel welcome before we'd even got in the car! Then... More 

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Address: | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Galu Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Pinewood Beach Hotel Ukunda
Pinewood Beach Resort And Spa
Pinewood Village Beach Hotel
Pinewood Village Beach Ukunda
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#1 Family Hotel in Galu Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Galu Beach
#2 Luxury Hotel in Galu Beach

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