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    Hemingways Watamu

    P.O. Box 267, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good20%
          • Average8%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible4%
          Travelers talk about
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness center
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair access
          Business Center
          Laundry Service
          Tennis Court
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Turtle Bay Beach Club
          911 reviews
          #13 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          Medina Palms
          319 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
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          297 reviews
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          268 reviews
          #3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
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          1 - 5 of 250 reviews

          Reviewed March 30, 2017

          We were amazed to see the lovely palms, sandy beaches and amazing food. When we got there we were greeted with warm towels and fresh juice. They showed to our room and let us relax in peace. The staff were amazing and they spoke perfect...More

          Thank Matty N
          Reviewed January 27, 2017

          We went for a wedding at this hotel as well as a holiday, it was the most amazing experience! The location is outstanding, the staff are great, the food was outstanding, I have also been told that the deep sea fishing is fantastic there if...More

          2  Thank ROSEYRO12
          Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

          Spent a week at this fantastic hotel. It's beach location is second to none, the staff are absolutely amazing and the food is second to none. If thinking about going to Kenya and the coast then do yourself a favour and book to stay here....More

          Thank GM L
          Reviewed September 5, 2016

          The view of the ocean from my room was absolutely amazing! Eating breakfast while watching the waves was absolutely amazing! I can not wait to return to this place. It's the perfect getaway even if it's for a weekend!

          Thank Roseline G
          Reviewed August 29, 2016

          Hemingways Watamu made me fall in love with Watamu. Not sure I can holiday in Mombasa again after this. The weather was perfect, food was great (and so much), loved the dolphin watching, snorkeling, catch-of-the-day eating. I'm not one to run around when holidaying but...More

          Thank wamuyu
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          911 reviews
          #13 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
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          319 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          The Charming Lonno Lodge
          297 reviews
          #1 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          Mawe Resort
          268 reviews
          #3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Family Hotel in Watamu
          • #7 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
          • #10 Spa Hotel in Watamu
          • #12 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
          • #17 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 74
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Watamu
          • Also Known As
          • Hemingways Hotel Watamu ,
          • Hemingways Hotel Malindi ,
          • Hemingways Resort Malindi
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          Traveler (139)
          Pool & Beach (37)
          Room & Suite (35)
          Dining (11)
          Hotel & Grounds (68)
          Business Center & Event Rooms (4)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          pmmcg
          Hi I can't find a booking website for Hemingways Watamu. I would like an estimate for 4 nights for 2 adults mid week in February 2018. Best regards Mary McGrath.
          April 15, 2017|
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          Response from Matty N | Reviewed this property |
          This depends where you come from. If you are nearby 4 nights will be really nice. I hope you find this helpful.
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          "Be sure to have an appropriate charger!"
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          "Sea view rooms"
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          "Definitely ask for a room away from the pools and higher up to get a better sea view."
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          "all the rooms have fabulous views and I find all are quiet"
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