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Kilili Baharini Resort & Spa

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Casuarina Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
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Kilili Baharini Resort & Spa
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Ranked #4 of 27 Hotels in Malindi
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room, staff and atmosphere of the place redefines the word relaxation. The food was worth every bite. The private pool was an added advantage and we loved soaking up on it. The beach is not overcrowded and the layout in front of the hotel with the sunbeds make it easy to watch the world go by! The staff ensure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time during the low season. Still not sure why it's the "low season", as the weather was wonderful, and the water is incredible. Service was great from check-in to check-out. We would recommend this establishment to anyone who is looking for some relaxing beach time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The friendliest of staff you can ever get complemented the stay at Kilili Baharini, the Superior rooms are awesome. I wish I could stay here every day.. definitely will come back for holiday. Thumbs up team!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My husband and I spent two glorious nights here. The dinner menu though slightly limiting had good food. The bar menu is more diverse in terms of options. The wine list is excellent as well as their breakfast. The rooms were clean and felt very private. It's a reasonably priced hotel for a very quaint location

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I have just returned from a long vacation in Malindi and while I did not stay at Kilili Baharini I did take advantage or their program of being able to use their beach facilities, spa, and having lunch by the pool area. The staff and all at Kilili Baharini couldn't have been more welcoming and nice and it is guest... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I have have been at kilili baharini for the last four days and its been really relaxing. The staff are very attentive. The room is spacious and there are all this lounge chairs and day beds even at the beach. The rooms are few and private adding to the cozy feel. And on some days, they serve you breakfast at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights this past weekend. I hardly ever write reviews for places, but this is just an incredible hotel, completely relaxing, beautiful, clean, excellent service. I love how the structure of the hotel gives privacy, including a private pool, and the rooms are HUGE and gorgeous. There are beds all over the beach, so many places... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Kilili rightly ranks in the top 5 on TA for the past couple of years. One of the few places in Malindi where quality and service actually matches the prices they charge. Great airy rooms with plunge pools all over the compound and two larger pools near the top end spa and the coconut tree lined beach. Good breakfast now... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

After discovering this beautiful paradise right on the beach, it was a total surprise when the food served to us looked and tasted like something from a street stall outside. Hope the Italian management address this soon before we look elsewhere

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Extraordinary! Eventhough you feel like in the middle of italian beach (90 % of guests are from Italy) the international spirit is there. Excellent service. All rooms with view to almost private swimming pool which we used in the evening after wole day at the beach. Marco - the manager takes care of all guests and train the stuff to... More 

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