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Kenya Oceanfront Hotels

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Serena Beach Resort & Spa (Shanzu) 4.5 of 5
$224 and up *
#1 of 6 hotels in Shanzu
120 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "A fantastic beach hotel incorporating a beautiful spa. You can enjoy yoga on a secluded wooden platform area surrounded by water, be pampered by one of the excellent beauticians, or..."
  • "The hotel is a beautiful beach front resort. The rooms have balconies off of them where you can watch the monkey's swinging from the trees. There is a beautiful white sand beach..."
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Kijani Hotel Lamu (Shela) 3.5 of 5
$209 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels
#1 of 1 hotels in Shela
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Our Room (nr 5) was very nice, whit a beautiful view on the ocean. We spend 6 nights at Kijani, starting the days with a lovely breakfast, a stroll trough the charming village to..."
  • "We spent a few days on Lamu, Kenya during our honeymoon, The hotel we had booked in advance was a disappointment and we moved to Kijani. We got an upgrade and the room was really nice and comfortable ..."
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Kizingo (Lamu Island)
$391 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Service
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#1 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
31 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "If you are looking for a beach side resort that is relaxed, intimate, and luxurious without being too "uppity", we highly recommend staying here...."
  • "And true to his word, we were totally taken by the place... which he described as a ‘no shoes beach resort. We enjoyed the hospitality of the owners Mary Jo and Louis, their very..."
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Ocean Sports Resort (Watamu) 3.5 of 5
$165 and up *
#11 of 22 hotels in Watamu
One traveler mentioned "by ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were so surprised and delighted by Ocean Sports Resort on our trip to Kenya even though it came highly recommended by a friend. It is beautifully located right on the beach, the..."
  • "Simple, unpretentious, totally relaxing, I have enjoyed Ocean Sports for the last 35 years. Set beside the beautiful Turtle Bay although Watamu has grown into a resort it remains unspoilt. Walking i..."
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#1 of 14 hotels in Bamburi
176 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "I am short of words to describe my experience at the Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa on the 2nd and 3rd March 2013. I can only wish the stay was longer ..........great..."
  • "We enjoyed a restful stay in this beachside resort that capped a 5 day safari in Kenya's gorgeous interior. We had stayed at 3 different Sarova resorts on the safari, and the..."
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#1 of 32 Mombasa B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
Voyager Beach Resort (Mombasa) 3.5 of 5
$138 and up *
Special Price 35% off room rate
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#2 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
673 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Voyager Beach Hotel is a lovely hotel to relax and unwind at. we had a room that over looked the sea and one of the 3 swimming pools. The food was buffet style like most All..."
  • "We have just returned from The Voyager Beach Resort on Nyali Beach and had a fantastic two weeks there. The staff could not do enough for us and they all seemed to be so happy in..."
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Flamboyant (Diani Beach) 4.0 of 5
$235 and up *
#6 of 18 Diani Beach B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The place itself is an estate on the ocean. You feel like you are at a rich friend's house. There are restaurants that are fantastic. There is no pressure shopping at stores of all..."
  • "Had the privilege to stay here for 7 nights at the end of January, and it was truly fantastic. It is like staying in someones house (a very beautiful house) and the service was better than any 5 star..."
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Neptune Beach Resort (Bamburi) 4.0 of 5
$129 and up *
#5 of 14 hotels in Bamburi
49 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "and honest. We can't wait to stay again at Sentido Neptune Beach hotel and have our excursions organised by Geoffrey at Spot Kenya Safaris...."
  • "I stayed in Neptune beach resort in North mombasa for 8 nights. I got back yesterday and if it is up to me I would go back tomorrow. Everyone is really friendly and they really..."
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Galu Beach Retreat (Diani Beach)
$250 and up *
#10 of 18 Diani Beach B&B and Inns
2 travelers mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "The yoga platform is beautiful, with three sides open and a view on the ocean, I could think of worse places to practice. Other facilities one can use or book include star baths, a..."
  • "In sum, if you're an easy going person looking for a simple, natural, rustic and relaxed place on the ocean, then Galu is a great choice...."
Sun n' Sand Beach (Kikambala) 4.5 of 5
#2 of 4 hotels in Kikambala
114 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Our holiday at the Sun N' Sand Beach Resort was immensely enjoyable - despite visiting at the end of the rainy season, when the weather was not always at its best, we always found..."
  • "As i have only just joined trrip advisor i felt the need to write a review for sun and sand beach resort Kenya, even though its 12 months since we were there. It was the best..."
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Peponi Hotel (Lamu Island) 3.5 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels
#2 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a superior room right on the ocean which is worth the extra. The ocean is literally right outside the window. The food, however, was only mediocre and v. expensive, a stark..."
  • "I had gone to Lamu with a team of doctors for an eye mission. After a whole week of going all over the Lamu county, all the way upto Kiunga on the border with Somalia, we had 4 nights at PEPONI hotel ..."
Travellers Beach Hotel & Club (Bamburi) 4.0 of 5
$131 and up *
#4 of 14 hotels in Bamburi
135 travelers mentioned "beach" and "beach hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "us how hospitable they are. All in all had a really good time at Travellers Beach Hotel. Bamburi beach is stunning and is a nice walk along the beach, Mombasa beaches are the..."
  • "We chose Kenya & Travellers Beach Hotel because we wanted something different from those normal everyday tourist attractions like most holiday resorts offer. We stayed from 26th..."
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Reef Hotel (Mombasa) 3.0 of 5
$88 and up *
#18 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Nice rooms, lovely garden with swimming pools and a view on the ocean. The bar in the pool is most enjoyable with good snacks...."
  • "We visited Kenya the second week in October for a week. Which probably is enough time to fit everything in. After booking with Monarch at very very short notice we arrived at Gatwick 2 hours before..."
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Amani Tiwi Beach Resort (Ukunda) 4.0 of 5
$108 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain
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#19 of 38 hotels in Ukunda
100 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Although we had booked with Thomson for a return visit to The Voyager Beach Resort our holiday was changed 3 weeks prior to our departure. Our 4 week holiday would now be spent at..."
  • "Even when you go down to the waters, they will say hi and will not insist on anything. Compared to Baobab Beach Resort where we have stayed 4 times before, this resort though..."
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Emrald Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa (Mombasa) 3.5 of 5
$159 and up *
#12 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "the pool was amazing, laying under the palmtrees with a cool breeze with view on the ocean fantastic! The buffet had a big variety also for vegetariens, wonderful salat, fruits and..."
  • "Last two weeks we have spent in this Hotel. It was our second visit in Kenya but absolutely the best ! Two years ago we have been in Diani – Sentido Neptun Hotel, was nice. But- Emrald Flamingo Beach..."
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Salama-Beach-Resort (Kikambala) 4.0 of 5
$229 and up *
#1 of 4 hotels in Kikambala
8 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "Our stay at Salama Beach Resort was excellent. The location near at the beach but yet away from the masses. A private atmosphere inviting facilities. Friendly staff, delightful..."
  • "You won't simply happen upon the Salama Beach Resort. It is north of Mombasa and down a winding dirt road, but once you find it, you will be glad you did. I have traveled a bit in..."
Bamburi Beach Hotel (Mombasa) 3.0 of 5
$104 and up *
#13 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
One traveler mentioned "on the ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "Our room for a couple and 2 kids, was large enough with a beatiful view on the ocean and a big balcony. Very quiet except on Friday and Saturday nights, due to discos close to the..."
  • "we stayed there for 5 nights and they were amazing, the staff very friendly , animation team great with the children the food abit off I thought it needed more but what they had was served well.otherw..."
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Neptune Palm Beach Boutique Resort & Spa All Inclusive (Ukunda) 4.5 of 5
$203 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Family
#16 of 38 hotels in Ukunda
32 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
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Mombasa Continental Resort (Shanzu) 3.5 of 5
$97 and up *
#2 of 6 hotels in Shanzu
8 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
  • "A really nice beach hotel with really good service. The staff are very pleasant and offers great Kenyan cuisine. Has adequate conference facilities for big groups with all the..."
  • "This nice beach resort located on the north coast of Mombasa offers a great view of the sea and the white beach. The room standard is good however the air condition was somewhat..."
Sarova Mara Game Camp (Maasai Mara National Reserve) 5.0 of 5
$555 and up *
Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels | All-Inclusive (2013) | Luxury
#2 of 9 hotels in Maasai Mara National Reserve
2 travelers mentioned "beach resort" when describing this hotel.
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The Funzi Keys (Mombasa) 4.5 of 5
$138 and up *
#9 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
10 travelers mentioned "beach front bungalows" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "Beach front bungalows with jaccuzzis were fab!.Huge pool. Choose to eat either on the pool decking ,the restaurant or any where you want to!! The trip to the sand bank is a "must..."
  • "of, from the kikoy, sunhat and t-shirts that are given to each guest as well as the beach bags and sunscreen that are provided. On arrival the charming owners greeted us and..."
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Turtle Bay Beach Club (Watamu) 3.0 of 5
$186 and up *
#5 of 22 hotels in Watamu
195 travelers mentioned "beach front room" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had booked a Lamu room but didn't actually find out we'd been upgraded to a Beach Front room until we noticed it on a hotel plan a couple of days later. The reception staff didn..."
  • "The beach front room we had was directly on the beach the only problem with the beach was the amount of seaweed and the beachsellers all started walking towards you as soon as you..."
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Medina Palms (Watamu)
$241 and up *
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#2 of 22 hotels in Watamu
13 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "for the country. At last there is a beach hotel that matches the high quality hotels found in Mauritius, the Seychelles and the Maldives...."
  • "Lovely treatment views, and they have a double massage room too. In all my stay was amazing, the resort is situated on the beach, its ideal for couples, families and groups, the..."
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#15 of 40 Specialty lodging in Mombasa
2 travelers mentioned "beach" and "beach hotel" when describing this hotel.
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#3 of 4 hotels in Kikambala
60 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "Stayed in the Royal Reserve Safari and Beach Hotel for the 1st 2 weeks of July 2012 through Club La Costa. Had an excellent time in the resort and out and about Mombasa and on..."
  • "70's) had a great time by the side of the pool. We took a reef walk with the beach boys (George & Moses) which was really interesting, and even though we could have gone..."
Ora Resort Watamu Bay (Watamu) 3.5 of 5
$235 and up *
#14 of 22 hotels in Watamu
4 travelers mentioned "ocean" when describing this hotel.
  • "For the 20 guests, there were over 50 staff taking care of us. The resort looks out over the ocean with access to the beach on the far end. There are two pool areas, one on each..."
  • "The ocean view from the resort is romantic as most of the rooms face the Indian Ocean with a beautiful beach.. A perfect place for relaxing and a get-away from "normal life"...I..."
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Temple Point Resort (Watamu) 3.5 of 5
$151 and up *
#15 of 22 hotels in Watamu
6 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "much Italiano MC-ing . Security was well established both in the hotel area and the private beach. Would definitely recommend this hotel...."
  • "The hotel complex, the swimming pools, the beach, the room and especially the staff were excellent! If you have administrative problems - Leila is the administrative person, always..."
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Hemingways Resort (Watamu) 4.5 of 5
$281 and up *
#12 of 22 hotels in Watamu
39 travelers mentioned "beach hotel" and "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "As the Beach leg of our Kenyan adventure this hotel more than met our expectations. The location on the Indian Ocean is simply stunning and the activities are plentiful and amazing..."
  • "Our room overlooked the beautiful white sand beach of Watamu and the Indian Ocean, very comfortable and black out curtains ensured a good nights sleep. We had been wanting to stay..."
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#13 of 22 hotels in Watamu
2 travelers mentioned "beach" when describing this hotel.
  • "and the accomodation in thatched huts adequate ( no TV , phone , kitchen ) The beach is white sand with safe swimming and lots of local boats catering for snorkelling..."
  • "This is a great place to go if you are looking to see Africa but also want to stay on a beach. It is located right on the beach, which is very beautiful. The grounds themselves are..."
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