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Watamu Backpackers

Watamu Beach Road, Watamu 8202, Kenya
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Watamu Backpackers
Ranked #13 of 15 Specialty lodging in Watamu
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

For the budget traveller who is not beelining for the for a wallet devouring front row properties this delightful spot amongst the palms along the creek offers the lot from a place to pitch your tent, park your van, to a very comfortable permanent tent and beds with meals provided for those that want them. Bevies available or byo -... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

This was my first visit to Watamu Backpackers camp. The tents were very clean, tidy and comfortable and the outside shower was brilliant. The staff were on hand all the time and security was very good. The camp is in walking distance to Ocean Sports and the locals are very friendly. All in all the stay was really enjoyable and... More

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Address: Watamu Beach Road, Watamu 8202, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Watamu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Watamu Backpackers is nestled in a beautiful coconut plantation only 1.3kms west of Turtle bay beach and Watamu marine park. We have four furnished tents and many lovely spots for you to pitch your own tent. Our central bar and restaurant area is perfect for lounging in and mingling with fellow backpackers!We can organise deep sea fishing trips, creek fishing, watersports, snorkeling and diving, you name it! ... more   less 
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