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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second visit here. On the previous one, there were very few guests, so there wasn't much atmosphere. Happily, this time, there were many more guests. It is a excellent hotel! The position on Galu beach, which is very quiet, and with few "beach Boys", is superb. The rooms are spacious, with beautiful individual decoration. The extensive gardens...

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Belle Mare
Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to come after a safari and only 15 minutes from the airstrip. Not high end luxury but rooms are big and well appointed with efficient AC. Food is very good (for Kenya) especially the wonderful chips!! There is lots to do once you have tired of the pool or beach. Staff are genuinely friendly and the GM Pamela...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time in Kenya with a big group of 21 ranging from 7 - 70 years old. What a welcome at this hotel. The staff do their best to ensure your stay is perfect. I found out that this hotel has a really fair policy for their staff and it shows as they really want to give their best to...

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Thank Minamon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Besides been a perfect holiday resort, We a family of 8 spent 6 nights during the festive season and were amazed by the service from the gardener to the top management, none of them gave us a chance to complain ! Been vegetarian the head chef catered for all and any request we had and did a wonderful job. overall...

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Markham, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Besides being a wonderful and relaxing resort, I was amazed at the service provided. Customer service seems to have been instilled in each and every person who works there. Regardless of where you were in the resort, you were always treated like a very special person. In addition, the food was excellent. Each night was a different theme and the...

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Thank Meena V
Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent two weeks there, no safari, only half board, relaxation and inhaling Kenyan hospitality. The hospitality of the staff was unsurpassed! Janet, Susan, Charo, Daniel and all the others, polite, charming, witty, never intrusive, always smiling (i am fully aware that life is not all smiles) The room (I had a luxury one on the groundfloor of one of the...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 10 fabulous days at Pinewood. The location is great with no view on other hotel which is a real plus to relax. Moreover the staff is always smiling and ready to help you. If you need any advise, you can ask Pamela who is always accurate and knonws how to present the treasure of Kenya. It is important...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another wonderful holiday at Pinewood. Peaceful and as relaxing as ever. Great to see all the familiar faces of both friends and staff. Love this hotel and people and look forward to many more years of visiting Kenya. Many thanks to all xx

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Coming to the hotel with my mother, we were hoping for a quiet and relaxing time at a Spa hotel with beautiful beaches around us. Instead, we found an ever-running entertainment sound system that was impossible to escape anywhere at the hotel. Male staff were constantly checking us out and wouldn't leave us alone. A walk at the beach was...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This was our first time staying here and we would love to return. We stayed 4 nights after our safari and wanted a place to relax and enjoy the rest of our honeymoon. Everything was great, friendly staff, well kept and clean grounds and rooms, delicious and wide variety of food, plenty of drinks, etc. The room had a honeymoon...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pinewood Village is a small boutique beach and water sport resort. It is situated on the stunning deserted shores of Galu Beach, one of the finest beaches in Kenya. It is relaxed and informal. Personalised and friendly service is at the forefront. The resort is set amidst heavy tropical flora and palms and attracts the endangered Colobus Monkey and over 100 bird species from the surrounding forest. Hotel newly refurbished jun 2006. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Diani Beach Road | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Galu Beach
Price Range: $148 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Pinewood Beach Hotel Ukunda
Pinewood Beach Resort And Spa
Pinewood Village Beach Hotel
Pinewood Village Beach Ukunda
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Galu Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Galu Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galu Beach
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