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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Watamu | Jacaranda Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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Crystal Bay Resort
Ranked #5 of 23 Hotels in Watamu
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Frascati
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2010

I will try to be as accurate and fair as possible. So let's start with the facts. The resort is very well maintained, clean and pretty. The rooms are comfortable, and the (Kenyan) staff is extraordinarily friendly and attentive. Yet, the general atmosphere is as such, that this resort could just as well have been situated in Gran Canaria, Ibiza... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2010

My boyfriend and I booked with Veratour for the group departing to Kenya the week before it got REALLY busy (i.e. Christmas). Everything was as I expected -- the service was impeccable and the property beautiful and well kept. The beach was also amazing and the beach boys were annoying at first but in time we came to accept them... More

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Additional Information about Crystal Bay Resort

Address: Watamu | Jacaranda Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Watamu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Crystal Bay Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 76
Also Known As:
Crystal Bay Hotel

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