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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for seven nights. The rooms were big and spacious, most of the staff were nice and friendly, beautiful beach. Would definitely come back. The entertainment starts abit late if you retire to bed early.

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Sandies, Tropical village for one night with family on 23rd July, 2016. The staff are super friendly and very helpful. The hotel rooms are outdated, no hooks or towel rails in the showers. Some of the fans were not functioning. The food was good though. They need to get with the times and stop having one man... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The hotel is newly refurbished so the rooms and dining areas are really clean and inviting. The staff were helpful without being intrusive. One of the restaurant staff said how much he enjoyed working there and it showed. The locals are easy going and very friendly. The do take ‘no’ for an answer if you dont wish to buy what... More 

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Jaipur, India
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We actually stayed there during the Easter holidays, for 4 nights and the place was better than our expectations. We got a nice room with a big patio on the first floor, a bit away from the reception area which is what i recommend. The resort has a big lounge are in the middle close to the reception. There is... More 

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Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback about your stay in our hotel. We are glad that we exceeded your expectations especially the nice rooms, good staff, activities from our animation team and performances during and after dinner. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Travelled to tropical sandies village,Malindi during Christmas holidays in 2015. It's just an average hotel,nothing spectaculars out it . The swimming pool is great and fun for children. I was not a fun of the food. The chef could do better!

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Thank Nairobigal
Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Nairobigal, Thank you for Choosing Sandies Tropical Village for your Christmas holidays and for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read that the swimming pool was great fun for the children. We regret however that you were not a fan of the food. We are always trying to improve our service and your constructive feedback will help... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We had a great great time at Sandies tropical. Staff was very friendly and especially to the kids. Food was great had food for the small baby and the chef went an extra mile to ensure he made food for him. It was a great place to stay.... will definitely come back :)

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Thank JakkiOdongo
Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Jakki Odongo, Thank you for taking your time to share your experience with us and for choosing to stay in Sandies Tropical Village. We are glad to read that the hotel was a great place for you to stay. Thank you for the kind comments on our friendly staff, great food and for appreciating the chef who went an... More 

Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

I stayed at the Sandies Tropical Village from 14-18 February 2016 with my partner and 2 young children. From the moment we arrived the staff were very friendly, attentive and helpful. They befriended my children and made us all feel at home. The family room was very spacious and cleaned daily. The only thing missing was authentic Swahili food at... More 

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Thank Shamsa A
Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Shamsa, Thank you for staying in Sandies Tropical Village and for taking time to share your experience with us. We are pleased to read that you were met by friendly, attentive and helpful staff from the moment you arrived in the Hotel. We mind about the young ones and our animation team will always have ample activities to have... More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We spend 6 days in Sandies Tropical Village in Malindi in Junior Sweet. The hotel staff made our stay unforgettable experience! They really put effort to make us feel confortable and our stay enjoyable. I especially enjoyed the buffee (normally I don't like to have full board since eating the same buffee day after day is not my thing -... More 

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Thank Virpi H
Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Virpi H, We thank you for choosing Sandies Tropical Village for your holiday and for sharing your experience on the TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that you made your stay with us an unforgettable experience. Thank you so much for kind words on our buffet, public areas, restaurant, pool and staff. We are happy to know that you... More 

Cape May, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Sandies is a very beautiful resort, the all-white theme was very enticing and captivating. It had a very serene environment to make a quality vacation but the resort had poor services. The activities mentioned on their page were not available, the staff was not even aware of some of the promised activities. There was no one to meet us as... More 

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Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to Review us on TripAdvisor and for choosing Sandies Tropical Village as your holiday destination. We are glad to read that you found the hotel theme enticing and that you appreciated the serene environment. We would like to apologize for any inconveniences that we may have caused you, as well... More 

Nairobi
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

We as a family spent our Christmas there. What an amazing experience we had! We loved the way the whole resort is laid out, the rooms, the pool, the beach!! It is very comfortable in every way. And all the staff don't leave anything to make even more comfortable. There is no specific staff but all of them!! Only issue... More 

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Web M, General Manager at Sandies Tropical Village, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for choosing Sandies Tropical Village for your Holiday and for reviewing us on the Trip advisor. We are glad to read that you had an amazing experience during your stay in the Hotel. We appreciate the positive comments regarding the Hotel landscapes, rooms, pool and the beach. Thank you for your kind words on the entire... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Sandies Tropical Village

Address: Casuarina Road, Malindi 68, Kenya (Formerly Planhotel Tropical Beach Resort)
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: $87 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandies Tropical Village 4*
Number of rooms: 108
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Also Known As:
Sandies Tropical Village Hotel Malindi
Planhotel Tropical Beach Hotel
Planhotel Tropical Beach Malindi
Sandies Tropical Village Malindi, Kenya, Africa
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Malindi
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi
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