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Crystal Bay Resort

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Watamu | Jacaranda Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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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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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Great property and location, beach very cleaned, rooms and attendant good as well. However breakfast service somehow terrible, staff not helpful and sometimes aggressive - Richarson try to avoid ! - No milk , sorry, can we get pancake, wait!! No wine, Management doesn't want to purchase more! Bill accuracy, change not adjusted since one week making a difference of... More 

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Frascati
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 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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kaeineurope
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
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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