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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

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Pinewood Village is a small boutique beach and water sport resort. It is situated on the stunning deserted shores of Galu Beach, one of the finest beaches in Kenya. It is relaxed and informal. Personalised and friendly service is at the forefront. The resort is set amidst heavy tropical flora and palms and attracts the endangered Colobus Monkey and over 100 bird species from the surrounding forest. Hotel newly refurbished jun 2006.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Tennis Court
Laundry Service
Concierge
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Luxury
Ocean View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Ukunda Airport5 mi
Moi Intl Airport24 mi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent 5 nights here after a hectic 5 days safari. The journey to the hotel was long and the last couple of miles was down a bumpy dirt track but it was worth the discomfort as this place is stunning. The entire place is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever I think of visiting the beach, my destination is always Pinewood. Great boutique hotel, amazing rooms and good service. Food has always been to the par and made to fascinate all palettes. Entertainment is always been look forward too.

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Basm21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Diani beach located on South coast of Kenyan Indian ocean coast has worn many awards of best beach in Africa. Pinewood beach resort and spa is one of my finest places to visit with family. Great architectural design to make every guest feel as if...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank PaulMM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 4 wonderful days there last week. What made my time there were the staff. Nothing was ever too much trouble and they were always smiling and attentive to your needs. My room was quiet, comfortable and functional, although a little dated and worn...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank HMGee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I haven’t been to many hotels where the staff were so friendly and helpful. It has a beautiful location for a relaxing week. Trips out can be organised or taken by taxi but the location for us was more about relaxing and the hotel was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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JaneBexhill
September 29, 2018|
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Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Very laid back atmosphere - my partner wore shorts each evening - definitely no need to "dress" for dinner, although obviously some people do.
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cc1113
July 16, 2018|
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Response from Helene R | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember the prices… We had half board. Always had a drink before dinner in the nice lounge outside the restaurant, GT's were perfect! However I do remember that wine is a little bit expensive. We stayed for two weeks... More
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PeteS132
June 10, 2018|
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Response from CroftmarkA | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is was a fridge in the room we stayed, not sure if that applies to all rooms, best thing is to ask the question direct to Pinewood.
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Room Tips
"Room 180, near the pool, 2 minute walk to hotel."
153gailm
2 days ago
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"Peaceful resort, with pool or beach"
Luketay
Sep 24, 2018
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"Keep your doors and windows closed, as the Skye monkeys will come in looking for things to steal. Lol"
beib2015
Sep 24, 2018
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"The whole place was quiet in the evenings."
valcar62
Sep 2, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$122 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pinewood beach hotel ukundapinewood beach resort and spapinewood village beach hotelpinewood village beach ukunda
LOCATION
KenyaCoast ProvinceGalu Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
58
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