WaterLovers. Opened August 2008, WaterLovers is a quaint beach resort on the tropical shores of the Indian Ocean. White sands and turquoise warm waters are the perfect setting for a holiday in paradise by the ocean.The hotel accommodates eight very spacious rooms, a self-contained villa and a swimming pool. Every room has a spacious private veranda overlooking the ocean and the style of the interior design is a blend of Swahili culture and Mediterranean style. The deluxe ocean view villa can accommodate as many as eight people and it is equipped with a fully furnished kitchen. The centre piece of our beach restaurant is the turtle-shaped infinity pool, where we are happy to serve our guests a bespoke cuisine combining Mediterranean recipes with local ingredients, while they can enjoy the quiet surf of the Indian Ocean just a shell throw away. Enjoy an exclusive stay at WaterLovers with the perfect combination of luxurious comfort, personalised service and a select exotic cuisine. For reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org
FOREST DREAM RESORT is a family owned boutique hotel. (max 60 guest). We are proud to set ourselves apart from the mass tourism hotels in Diani.Each room is spacious and overlooking the indigenous forest and stands at a short walk from the white sand beaches.We offer a variety of accommodation like standard rooms, luxury rooms and suites but also complete villas with private pool. All the villas are set on their own 1 acre forest garden providing the most exclusive privacy for our guests. Forest Dream is the proud winner of the Eco Warrior Award and has been rewarded by Eco Tourism Kenya with a Silver Eco-rating. Having our own farm, we use only the freshest ingredients every day and are specialized in vegetarian/vegan dishes and other dietary needs. Beach shuttle available.
Flamboyant is a family home where guests return time and again for its unparalleled service in an intimate and friendly atmosphere. Set in a lush tropical garden, overlooking the beautiful beach of Diani on the south coast of Mombasa, Flamboyant is the perfect retreat for an exotic and a romantic escapism. The family home has 10 bedrooms only all en-suite, among 8 of them overlook the ocean. A superb and large swimming pool, a luxurious garden offering space and privacy, a beach gazebo for an intimate candlelit dinner. Wi-Fi connection complimentary. Welcome to Flamboyant!
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The Sands at Nomad. Opened Nov 2005. The coast's first 'Boutique' hotel. Set on 225 meters of pristine greensward. A unique fusion of hand-carved mahogany, soaring sail-work, classic Venetian 'stucco' and traditional Swahili architecture and 25 acres of indigenous coastal forest,. Centered upon a 5 meter-deep futuristic pool with central gazebo and an atmospheric lounge with a shaded al fresco Jacuzzi terrace, a Romanesque bar, a boutique and global connectivity centre. Deep in the forest shade is a massage and nature treatments salon. In keeping with the world-class style and innovative panache of the hotel's conception, the accommodation comprises an individualistic selection of 18 comfortable rooms, 7 exclusive beach cottages and 12 luxurious suites, many with private Jacuzzis.. The resort also offers the Red Pepper restaurant serving traditional kenyan/swahili cuisine.
Southern Palms Beach Resort Southern Palms is situated on the beautiful white sandy shores of the south coast. This 300 rooms 4 star resort has it all! Fitness, sports, diving, fishing, tennis courts, squash courts, Business centre, two large pools make one of the biggest in eastern Africa….and much more. 4 restaurants, 5 bars and a beach front to die for!
Shimoni Reef Lodge : Private, relaxed and very comfortable. Some guests come to visit the fantastic marine reserves and islands, dive and snorkel, some to sport fish, others to just relax in a totally private atmosphere with ocean views of islands and the forests nearby. Many just pass the time spotting dolphins from the balcony , monkeys in the trees, birds all around, and a splendid fleet of dhows sailing past mornings and afternoons, with the wind in their sails .The local cuisine is famous for the fresh sea food available every day.
Kaskazi Boutique Beach House Kaskazi, local name for the warm breeze from the north, is a representative mansion constructed in the elegant, local Arabic/Swahili style. The spread-out property is facing the Indian Ocean and borders a white, un spoilt, coral sand beach. The buildings are surrounded by a large park with palm groves, tropical trees, monkeys and exotic birds. A large swimming pool (20 m.) blends with the blue waters of the Indian Ocean. For exercise and fun the bocha-court is next to the pool, and the white beach is inviting for a walk both during day-time and in the fascinating, bright moonlight. You may even see sea turtles hatching their eggs.Tucked away from the "tourist track" we can offer you a wide range of activities: fishing, snorkeling, river cruise (crocodile spotting), and bicycling etc. Enjoy your very private Eden ! www.kaskazihouse.com
Spice of the coast. Luxury Bed & Breakfast cottages set just 800 meters from the white sand beaches of the Indian ocean, in Diani Mombasa south coast 'this is paradise once the majestic doors of spice of the coast have closed behind you , you have entered into a different world. A world of tranquility and privacy forget the world you left behind and let your fantasies flow freely in paradise. Our cottages are spacious, romantically decorated with soft lights from coastal lamps, and a mixture of old and modern African art. Well hidden in our mature garden, full of indigenous as well as fruit trees it will remind you of Adam and Eve in their garden of Eden. Stroll in the gardens, take a dive in the pool, a cocktail where ever you want, enjoy our Kenyan kitchen with a European twist, or visit our well stocked bar in the main house the perfect hideaway for two. Enjoy the sundowner and the magical African skies and let the meandering footpaths, lit with oil lamps and candlelight lead you into your perfect night
'If such a place exist where one leaves younger than one came it must be here. [thomazz]