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Little Gem - Special 2 bedroom Beach Cottage

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Little Gem Cottage The living and dining overlook the garden and pool
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4.0 of 5 stars
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4 reviews
Little Gem Cottage
The living and dining overlook the garden and pool
A path leads to the pool and the beach is beyond.
Master Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Watamu, Coast Province
Little Gem Cottage is a two bedroom, self-contained, guesthouse on a beach plot, only a few meters away from the Watamu Marine Park and Indian Ocean. The swimming pool is shared by the owners at the main house.
Little Gem includes a double bedroom with overhead fan, mosquito net, air-conditioning and ensuite bathroom, and a twin room with the same facilities. The Living/Dining area is under the eaves of the makuti roof overlooking the garden.
The Cottage is staffed with a house-keeper, and a cook can be provided at an additional charge.
About the Manager, Watamu Property Services
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 71 reviews and 18 properties
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Listing #FKN3553923 by: FlipKey
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Esme v
Diani Beach, Kenya
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68 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We stayed at Little Gem for 2 nights only while exploring Malindi and Watamu. The cottage has 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms - clean and comfortable - mosquito nets are provided (there are MANY mozzies so come prepared!), ceiling fans and air conditioners. The kitchen is very basic but sufficient for a few nights or a short holiday. This cottage...

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Craig O
Naivasha, Kenya
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14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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person found this review helpful

We stayed at little Gem with our two children (who loved it!) for ten nights. I do recommend this little house for value, as it is right on the beach and at a good price. We did enjoy our stay here except the house does need simple things but essential items like decent pillows, better kitchen utensils, more chairs and...

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Dear Craig, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Little Gem. We are so pleased that in general you liked it, and we have taken your...

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Snowy555
Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 for a stay in July 2013
3
people found this review helpful

This is a beautiful place at the beach which is more rugged than presented. Hot water requires someone to build a fire in outside furnace; there are no screens on windows to keep out mosquitos if you want the lights on at night; monkeys require food to be put in lockdown boxes. Sitting porch lovely, as well as pool. Competent...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    Yes
  • Kid Friendly:
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