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    Relax and unwind on gorgeous and unspoiled Galu Beach, Diani
    Relax and unwind on gorgeous and unspoiled Galu Beach, Diani
    Relax and unwind on gorgeous and unspoiled Galu Beach, Diani
    Beach Houses spaced for privacy and set in a tropical garden on the edge of gorgeous Galu Beach.
    Bedroom 2 Kualuka Cottage
    Bathroom Kualuka Cottage
    Chikore Cottage, 2 bedroom ensuite on beachfront, Galu Beach, Diani
    Property description
    Diani Beach
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    Four Twenty South is arguably the best location on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. In tropical gardens which run down to the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean nestle 6 beach houses, discretely spaced and screened from each other by foliage. Each house is staffed with chef and housekeeper and fresh seafood, seasonal fruit and vegetables are brought to the door. The owners live on the property which has been in the family since the 1960s.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Ocean Views
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Staffed Property
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    A chef and housekeeper are included in the price and work to your own timetable. A nanny can also be provided if required.
    Fresh fish, seafood, seasonal fruit and vegetables are delivered to the door and a supermarket selling essentials is within walking distance, although the cook will happily do the shopping for you. Spices are provided for your convenience.

    A selection of board games is available including: Scrabble, Chess, Backgammon, Bao, jigsaws and playing cards. There is a library with books and DVDs and also there are books in the houses.
    Listing #HL33962 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Low Season Apr 6, 2015 Jul 15, 2015 1 night
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Longer lets available at special rates

    Please see website for correct rates or get in touch by email. bookings@fourtwentysouth.com

    We can accept payments by Paypal or by cheque or bank transfer in GBP or Euros.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Ukunda Airstrip: 1.9 mi
    Railway: Mombasa: 21.7 mi
    Ferry: Likoni Ferry: 18.6 mi
    Flights to Mombasa:

    There are regular flights from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi (Kenya's capital) to Moi International Airport Mombasa. There are some direct flights from Europe to Mombasa, usually charter flights. Ethiopian Airlines and Turkish Airlines fly to Mombasa from London, Frankfurt, Paris, Rome, Dubai and Stockholm.

    From Wilson Airport Nairobi to Ukunda airstrip, 5 minutes away from us, there are 2 flights daily: Air Kenya in the morning and Safarilink in the afternoon. If you are connecting from JK International Airport please note that the traffic on roads through Nairobi can be diabolical so you need to allow extra time for the journey between airports.

    From Mombasa:

    We can arrange a taxi to collect you. If you wish to hire a car, it is better to...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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English first
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013 for a stay in February 2013

We were referred to Four Twenty South by a nearby property who were full on the dates we wanted. We're so glad it worked out this way as we really enjoyed our stay. Having fresh seafood cooked for us was fantastic and the maid service was great. We would thoroughly recommend FTS to anyone who asks and would readily return... more

13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013 for a stay in January 2013

We stayed here with our friends for 5 days. It was a real holiday as we had a cook to make the most mouthwatering meals and a housekeeper to do our laundry and tidy up. The cottages are unpretentious and rustic and it is so quiet, you just do what you want. You can take a boat out to the... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review. It is lovely to know you enjoyed yourselves and we hope very much to have the opportunity to welcome you again. more

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Cathy K
Monmouth, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013 for a stay in August 2012

A late review which I've been meaning to write for ages... we stayed for 3 days (2 nights) at Four Twenty South as a group of 4 (my husband and me with our daughter and her fiance) by chance because someone we met recommended it. We were all so glad we did - we had an amazing time and it... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will come and see us again. more

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