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Yin Yang - 4 bed house with pool in Mida, Watamu

Yin Yang House
12 reviews
Yin Yang House
Yin Yang at Night
A view of Yin Yang upper pool
The entrance hall
View from small pool out into garden
The kitchen looks out into the living room.
View from the private bedroom terrace over the pool.
The entrance.
The upper baraza seating area.
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4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Watamu, Coast Province
Yin Yang House is a spectacular four bedroom house with unique pool feature. Set in the tranquil palm forests of Mida, Watamu, it is approximately two minutes walk to Mida Creek and ten minutes to the main beach of Turtle bay and the Watamu Marine Park. Three of the four bedrooms have private terraces and all four bedrooms have ensuite shower rooms, overhead fans and mosquito nets. The entire house is beautifully designed throughout, including a small upper pool with a slide into the lower, larger pool outside. The top floor includes a lovely outside baraza area where you can see the creek through the trees. Outside is a large gazebo with dining table. The house sleeps a maximum of 8 guests (including children). Yin Yang is a lovely, peaceful retreat in Watamu, and yet still close to local amenities as to appeal to adults and teen... Read more
About the Manager, Watamu Property Services
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 82 reviews and 16 properties
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English first
1 review
Reviewed August 3, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We had an excellent Stay at The Ying yang house. Awesome space, magnificent pools both inside and outside. The staff was very helpful. If you are considering staying in Watamu this is the best place.

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
Reviewed February 22, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

This is our second trip to Yin Yang. It will definitely be a place we keep returning to. The home is gorgeous and my young daughters totally love it and call it their home away from home. Only a few minutes from Mida Creek, the house is ideally located for boat trips on the creek, where we saw flamingos, star...

Management response:

Dear Joy , So pleased you feel the house is your home away from home and that you enjoyed your holiday again! Look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Best wishes from all of us at Discoverwatamu.com


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Nairobi, Kenya
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131 reviews
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Reviewed September 3, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Wonderful house, tucked away in a quiet corner. Impeccable taste and a superb design that is at once young and old friendly with every angle considered to make an old fashioned swahili coast holiday possible. Fresh fish delivered as often as you choose, wonderful helpful staff and a great chef, plentiful storage for cold drinks and a profusion of wonderful...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Indoor Pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
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About the neighborhood
Mida is the palm forest and mangrove area surrounding the spectacular waters of Mida Creek in Watamu. The wildlife is varied and plenty, from Sykes monkeys to over 200 species of butterflies. Mida Creek itself offers wonderful opportunities for viewing birdlife and the beautiful mangrove area as well as water sports and creek fishing etc. Mida is just minutes away from the main beach in Watamu of Turtle Bay where the powder white sands meet the crystal clear protected waters of the Watamu Marine Park. There are opportunities to go Deep Sea Fishing, snorkelling, scuba diving as well as Kite-Surfing, Wind-surfing and sailing at the local hotels. Watamu is approximately 25 minutes drive from Malindi airport or two hours from Mombasa airport.
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