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Giriama Residence

Private Room , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 20
Watamu, Coast Province
Welcome to our beautiful traditionally built Guest House only 100mtrs from the shores of Watamu National Marine Park on the North Coast of Kenya.
Rooms are let singularly, or for larger parties book all six and have this beautiful property to yourselves!

For those wanting the best of both worlds we have self contained Apartments offering more privacy but enjoying use of all amenities.
Situated on Kenya's North Coast in the small fishing village of Watamu, Giriama Residence is a superior quality, family run self catering, Guest House set in beautiful shady tropical gardens just a few minutes stroll to the white coral unspoiled beaches of the world famous Watamu National Marine Park.

Indulge yourself in our warm highly personal service offering versatile accommodation to suit the individual requirements of families, couples and indep...
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Listing #FKN4484310
About the Owner
Mrs L
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2010
Interaction with guests
Our Staff live on site so there is always someone to help or assist Guests . Staff will also prepare meals at very reasonable rates
Reviews from our community
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1 - 3 of 22 reviews

Reviewed October 3, 2017

What a lovely place staff are very very helpful friendly and welcoming .Rooms are big ,lots of seating area around to enjoy views and sunshine .The area is beautiful too the stunning beach right by is beautiful.little village right by too would recommend Safari trip...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Donna R
Management response:Responded October 4, 2017

Thanks Donna we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Halima and Mohammed say a big thank you. Best wishes from all of us at Giriama Residence and would love to see you again.

Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I rented the house for 2 nights....very clean, spacious and big rooms, the staff are too kind!!! Halima and Mohammed❤❤❤ ..close proximity to the beach...big rooms, very spacious....We really enjoyes our stay and next time we are in Watamu we will definitely...More

Date of stay: April 2017
2  Thank wannkessy
Management response:Responded May 9, 2017

Hi Ann thank you for the great review, we are very happy that you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us . Halima and Mohammed say a big thanks for your appreciation. Hope to see you all again soon 😊

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Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2nights with a group of friends and i cannot recommend it enough. It was a lovely stay. I loved the appearance of the house very comfortable furniture. Close to the beach... Very clean and neat. The caretakers were always available when you...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Gail M
Management response:Responded May 8, 2017

We, especially Halima and Mohammed would like to thank you for the great review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again. 😊

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (20)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(6)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (6)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    6 Showers
    6 Kings
    4 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional fees may apply:
- Cook | 15 GBP per day | Personal Cook
- Childminder | 10 GBP per day | Childminder
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Getting around
Getting around couldn't be more simple, motorbikes, tuk tuks and matatu's are inexpensive ways to travel with taxi's available.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Malindi: 9.9 mi
Railway: Mombasa: 49.7 mi
Ferry: Mombasa: 49.7 mi
Giriama Residence is situated in Watamu approximately 7km from the Gede junction on the Mombasa - Malindi road.Continue through Gede , through Timboni until you reach the T Junction ( just past the Post office on you right ), turn left at this junction into Watamu, past the Police Station( on your left ) and continue until you reach Richland junction , continue straight ahead Giriama Residence is a few hundred metres ahead on your right.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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