We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Swahili House

sea front road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 guest
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Swahili House
Add a photo
Add Photo Write a Review

24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    22
    2
    0
    0
    0
See reviews for
1
10
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (24)
  • Mar-May only
    (4)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (7)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (10)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (3)
All months
Eldoret, Kenya
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

My husband and I stayed one night at Swahili House recently, and wish we could have spent more time there. This is a really beautifully appointed small airy mansion (bed and breakfast) with three stylish main-floor bedrooms and an amazing open-air top floor terrace with lounge areas and swahili furniture and art. We loved it! It was extremely quiet and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

It's not a B and B its a hotel! Small, cozy and intimate but still a hotel. Best place we stayed at in Africa. Staff are so friendly they cried when we left. There is more space dedicated to hanging out than there is taken up by the rooms which made for a pleasant change... Safe, warm, quirky and right... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

40 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (23)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (17)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (9)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Malindi
0.0 mi away
Driftwood Beach Club
Driftwood Beach Club
#5 of 28 in Malindi
4.5 of 5 stars 147 reviews
0.0 mi away
Simba House
Simba House
#2 of 33 in Malindi
5.0 of 5 stars 46 reviews
0.0 mi away
Luna House Malindi
Luna House Malindi
#1 of 33 in Malindi
5.0 of 5 stars 44 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
African House Resort
African House Resort
#4 of 33 in Malindi
4.5 of 5 stars 27 reviews
0.0 mi away
Kilili Baharini Resort & Spa
0.0 mi away
White Elephant Sea & Art Lodge
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay