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Temple Point Resort

Marine Park Rd, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this hotel during low season. We had the staff's full attention as we were few. They were all very friendly and helpful. The food was good and I particularly enjoyed the fried octopus. The beach is clean and quiet. You can enjoy water activities like snorkelling. The kids enjoyed swimming and played pool. The large swimming pool was... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located at the very ended of the Stretch, it was our last option but the best! It is very hidden but a lovely place to go. The reception was very welcoming especially Lucy, she was very helpful. I loved the balcony, the plush seating spaces. Lots of activities also improved the stay. The swimming pool area made to look like... More 

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Malindi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reception and the staff was very friendly, the rooms were nice, spacious and clean with a very good bed. The meals were fresh with a good variety and excellent self service opportunity and the fruits were in plenty. You only need to provide a variety of channels for DSTV including Super Sport. Everything else was waooo...! My visit was... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The hotel has an amazing staff who are very welcoming and ready to assist.With the activities present they make sure your experience is worthwhile. they range from beach games, snorkeling to visits to the marine park oh and morning visits in search of dolphins. The scenery in the early morning and late evening is breathtaking especially if you get a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

First n foremost I was impressed at how tight the security was at the gate... The staff were very warm n welcoming checking on us from time to time,thumbs up to the animation team which was very engaging to ensure our stay was lively Good service n perfect and quiet hotel I'm certain I'll be paying you guys a visit... More 

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Temple Point R, Guest Relations Manager at Temple Point Resort, responded to this review

Dear Daisy A, Thanks Daisy for the time you took to air your views about us. We are humbled to hear that we had such a positive impact on you during your stay. All we can say is.......it was really our pleasure to host you and your team in our hotel. We look forward to your next visit in the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This hotel is absolutely wanting for hospitality. Service is absolutely slow and the food is way below par. The hotel does not compare with others in the same area (say, Hemingways).Would not recommend it to anyone.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

A very nice hotel with a good scenery but the shower area was too small and also the food was not upto standard. The staff are very friendly. It has a big swimming pool and lots of activities. But overall a good place.

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Temple Point R, Guest Relations Manager at Temple Point Resort, responded to this review

Dear Abbbasali M. Thank you for your time to write and comment us on tripadvisor. The showers are in the process of changes.....though its a problem only in few rooms all other rooms the bathrooms are quite big. With the food though you were not so specific......was it the taste,presentation,variety,or was there something you expected to find on our menu... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Warm welcome from staff when we arrive and stayed for four nights. We were treated like kings with fantastic teamwork from staff and management. Big pool, on going activities to kayaking in watamu conservation. Night life plus football fever and relaxing atmosphere. Beach was clear and friends did kite surfing. The chef and waiter surprised us with mouthwatering seafood platter.... More 

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Temple Point R, Guest Relations Manager at Temple Point Resort, responded to this review

Dear Khalid k, Thanks for your contribution on Tripadvisor. We are happy that you had a great time with us. Khalid you can say that again ''treated like kings'' oh yes you are our kings/queens and we are looking that we maintain that and offer even more better. Temple Point team is looking forward to hosting you again. Hoping this... More 

Mombasa, Kenya
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I had gone for a field trip with my class and we enjoyed it.The rooms were not bad.The food was good for non vegetarians but for vegetarians it was kind of bad cause they did not have much of vegetarian dishes. Most of the cycles were punctured and the swimming tasted of chlorine and salt mixed together.But i liked my... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We stayed here for 5 days in March 2014. Though disappointing in many aspects, the stay was nonetheless comfortable. Spacious rooms, friendly staff & nice food. The conference facilities were average with many power interruptions. The bathrooms need improvement though. All in all, Malindi is a great tourist destination! Must visit the 'Gede Ruins'! Quite a spectacular site!

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