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Kivulini Luxury Resort

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Amazing location and generally accommodation and service was OK. The food, it has to be said, was particularly good. However, I have to agree with a couple of previous reviews (Jan '15) when they comment on the atmosphere of the resort. It feels a little like guests are a minor inconvenience to the European staff who seem to lounge around... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Kivulini luxury resort is one the most beautiful resort in coast,I went there last year with my pettener for a shot vacation and it was majestic. It is a nice place for the whole family,couples and also honeymoons.Great entertainment,great energy,clean swimming pools, white beach and delicious Italian food.

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Thank Triza W
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Well, i don't know even where to begin from. After long working days and hours at work for months all I need was a perfect gateway with family and my girlfriend. We searched for best accommodation in Watamu/Malindi and like luck was on our side we stumbled upon this gem off the North Coast. The road towards the hotel would... More 

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Thank Deejay M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

I like this place best for giving time to ur family , Lovely atmosphere , warm welcome , Good hospitality , Value of money , I will give best resort in malindi , I enjoy here full relaxation , pool is very good , Foods are amazing

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Thank Dipendra S
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

I was your guest in December 2015. We checked in at the hotel on 24/12/15 and checked out on 1/1/2016. This is to convey our gratitude and appreciation for making our 2015 Christmas holiday memorable. We enjoyed every minute that we were at Kivulini, from the time we checked in, the welcome drink was awesome and the welcome from the... More 

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Thank Alice C
Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

This has the potential to be a great resort, with a lovely location, well-maintained public areas, a lovely pool and great Kenyan staff. The bedrooms and bathrooms are run-down, with exposed electrics and no working telephones; the satellite TV consists of four channels (no international news in English) and has poor reception at times; 'all-inclusive' does not include bottles of... More 

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Raffaele C, Direttore at Kivulini Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear guests , we know that you are the same people who wrote the previous review : A beautiful resort , let down by the perceived disinterest and arrogance of the management . " I will not lose even one minute of our precious time , we like to devote entirely to the improvement of our services to our wonderful... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

The Kenyan staff were a fine example of customer service. Nothing was too much trouble - they were polite, chatty (without talking too much) and incredibly accommodating. The resort itself it idyllic - beautiful pool with a view of the beach and a luxury feel across the resort. You couldn't help but relax in these surroundings with the lovely weather... More 

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Raffaele C, Direttore at Kivulini Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear customer , we thank you for your review . It is not our style to respond to direct and negative reviews from our guests that we respect . IN this case, we would only write that everything you wrote in the review does not correspond to the truth . Your only aim was to get a discount at the... More 

Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

There is a 2.5KM rough ride from where the tarmac road ends. It looks scary especially at night. It meant that i wouldn't be able to comfortably sample the Malindi nightlife during my stay. All else was great from the service to the rooms to the spa. I didnt have much of their food but breakfast was good. I would... More 

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Thank Martin M
Santa Margherita di Pula, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I had the chance to visit Kivulini with some friends during my last trip in Kenya! I would definitely reccomend Kivulini Resort to all my friends back home! The resort itself was beautiful, well maintained and safe! Rooms were very clean nice, spacious with typical african design. The staff was absolutely focused on guests needs and I wanna thank you... More 

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Raffaele C, Direttore at Kivulini Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Thank you on behalf of all the staff of Kivulini for your nice words . We hope to see you soon! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I recommend this hotel for those who want to enjoy the nice hospitality, swimming pool, and various types of food. The hotel is in a quiet place away from the city. The beach in front of the hotel is not for swimming, but they have a shuttle who drives you for free to the near Wayungu beach which is 3... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Charming Resort,a refined atmosphere where Privacy reign, relax and a incredible customer focus ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kivulini Luxury Resort

Address: Mayungu Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: $66 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kivulini Luxury Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Kivulini Village Beach Malindi
Kivulini Luxury Resort Malindi, Kenya, Africa
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Malindi
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi
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