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Tamarind Village Apartments

Mombasa, Kenya
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Tamarind Village Apartments
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ok, it's not 5 star, but it is lovely. Beautiful architecture and the apartments are massive. The view from the apartments us beautiful (I understand they all have a view of the harbour). Very reasonably priced mini (maxi) bar. Yes, twice the price of the supermarket but not ten times the price. Expensive but lovely gift shop with some truly... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an early check in (8am) and check out (5am) and the receptionist was very warm and welcoming. We stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment that was tastefully furnished. The staff at the bar and the restaurant went out of their way to meet our requests. The Manager made a personal visit to ensure that our stay was satisfactory

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Wilmington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed, dined and been entertained on the Dhow many times and, up until recently, received impeccable service. This year however, the quality of that service seems to have deteriorated. There is an impression of many staff changes resulting in a significant loss of experience and uneven quality. The rooms in the Village are looking tired and the standard... More 

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Cheshire
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Spent 4 days with The Missus at Tamarind Village. Stayed at a well - presented 1 - bedroom apartment. Great place. A few areas of improvement as follows: Reception staff should offer to show all areas of the village. It wasn't until our last day that we discovered there was a bar with awesome sea views & a casino! Effort... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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21 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The apartments are great, tastefully furnished spacious and with great views of the oceanfront. The balconies are huge you can even have a house party. The kitchen has a mini bar with all drinks. The harbour restaurant has a great relaxing setting with very cool background music. I was a bit disappointed over lunch, it took us 30 min to... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The Tamarind is a very lovely place to stay, quiet and very private. The rooms are big and beautifully decorated with a Swahili theme. I stayed there twice and enjoyed my stay both times. Each room is individually decorated so each time you stay there, the experience will be different. The breakfast area is very beautiful overlooking the ocean. The... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I used this hotel on business. The rooms are very large. The master bathroom was bigger then some of the apartments I lived in when I was a student. It felt very safe. The view from the terrace was very beautiful. The outside breakfast place had a good view, a mild breeze and good food. it is one of those... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

The Tamarind was very nice, with large private apartments overlooking the river across to the island of Mombasa. A great balcony with chairs and table is a nice place to relax after coming back from work. Room service from the Harbour restaurant is available to eat in your room. The restaurant itself is very good, overlooking the water. Staff are... More 

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Nelspruit, South Africa
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is a great place to stay when on business in Mombasa. It is situated just off the island on the creek overlooking Old Town. It never took me more than 30 minutes even during peak times to get to and from the office. The apartments are very spacious with a great view and nice and quiet. I could sit... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Great setting with a remarkable view of the island of Mombasa across to Fort Jesus. Large apartments, some of which are a bit tired. Stayed there several times so have tried many different rooms. Food in Tamarind Restaurant very good. Food by the pool also good, but can take a while. Breakfast by the pool overlooking the creek is a... More 

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