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Reviewed October 31, 2011

I stayed for a week for an academic conference at the nearby Whitesands. Kenya Bay is friendly, clean and safe. The rooms all face the sea and have aircon, TVs and fridges. But most of all, it's amazing value compared to the other hotels in Bamburi (especially if you book it through hostelworld, where you get breakfast and evening meal...

1Thank SteeeeeveLondon
Yola, Adamawa, Nigeria
Reviewed October 27, 2011

Very good accommodation and nice meals in a clean and serene environment elegantly finished in modern style. Good entertainment packages, nice swimming pool overlooking the beach that stretches into the indian ocean. Just an excellent place to combine business and pleasure!

1Thank drbelel
Reviewed September 26, 2011

Excellent hotel and staff were so pleasant,which made the holiday even more enjoyable.

1Thank DilshadKanji
Dover, Delaware
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Rooms not cleaned. The young chap at the front dest very unprofessional and rude. Most of the rooms smelled of smoke. We booked on line but when we arrived, we were told our names were not on the reservation. We paid for the super luxury, non smoking rooms but we were given a smoked filled room ordinary rooms and were...

2Thank akpana
Reviewed September 2, 2011

lovely waters great service rates and room. Highly recommended. Mombasa is so relaxing and peaceful. Balmy waters emerging weather and just an amazing place to unwind

1Thank pakistanitraveller
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 31, 2011

The hotel is great value for money and the food really good. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The hotel is near the beach and most rooms , if not all, have a sea view. Not every thing was perfect though...I had no hot water on my first two days and the room safe did not work as it...

1Thank PolicemanBobby
Reviewed August 24, 2011

We were in a Group of 7 adults and two Children. We all enjoyed our stay at the hotel. The ambiance is good, starting from the day we arrived to the day we left, service was excellent. All the junior or Senior staff talked to us and served us in the shortest time possible. The quantity and quality of the...

Thank RakshaNairobi
London,Kenya and all about
Reviewed August 23, 2011

Stayed for a week,great service from Stella,Maureen and Jimmy for organising a great room.Superior Rooms on oneside of the hotel are being refurbished at the moment.Standard room,clean decent bathroom with good aircon.Swimming pool probably the worst part as it is not too big,so when water polo is on or the kids are in,its way too small.Two chaps at the pool...

Thank Byron78
Reviewed August 19, 2011

I traveled to Kenya for the first time in July 2011 for vacation (Solo) I booked the Kenya Bay hotel on Expedia because the rates were very low and I figured since I would only be staying there for two days i can handle anything before moving on to Nairobi and then a Safari. I arrived at about 3:00am in...

1Thank daybreaksteve
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed August 15, 2011

Yes, it's not Hilton in UAE. But when you go to Africa and want to feel it, this is really good place to stay. Staff is great, location is great. Hotel is not a five star, but like title tells, this is absolutely great place. Service, facilities and staff is great in the hotel which still reminds you that you...

1Thank Tkolari
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful setting among Frangipani and Bougainville with the most breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, welcomes you to the Kenya Bay Beach Hotel, Mombasa. This exclusive hotel built in a subtle blend of African and modern architecture offers a marvelous ambiance for a truly wonderful and relaxing beach vacation. Located on Bamburi Beach, it is no wonder that year after year, families have anchored at this hotel for a relaxing and memorable holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kenya Bay Beach Hotel

Address: Mombasa Malindi Road | Bamburi Beach, Bamburi, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Mombasa > Bamburi
Price Range: $62 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kenya Bay Beach Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Kenya Bay Beach Bamburi
Hotel Kenya Bay Beach
Kenya Bay Beach Hotel Bamburi
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Bamburi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Bamburi
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“Best Sea view flats”
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“Ask for a first floor room with a sea view”
neilj674, Jan 21, 2017 | Read review
“Southern side room was quite”
561kevino, Jan 2, 2017 | Read review
“New block adjucent to the ocean”
gitehi, Dec 16, 2016 | Read review
“The south wing is my favourite”
torew0, Dec 8, 2016 | Read review
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