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Scorpio Villas

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24/06/2017 25/06/2017
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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A little gem in a country of massive contrasts. The hotel is situated perfectly on the beach but has multiple swimming pools throughout the resort all of which are spotless and well served by staff eager to help and keep you supplied with refreshments. The rooms are spacious with beds that could sleep a family of six comfortably - they...

Thank morgueman1
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ve been in this wonderful hotel on the beach cause I was in Malindi for business. The place is amazing, with a wonderful garden and four nice swimming pools. The beach is so pretty, close to Coco Beach, a bar in a very good position to have a fresh drink. My room was really clean, with a large washing...

Thank erosdream
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

wonderful getaway resort, big swimming pools. its next to the beach you can swim at your own time.good food prepared by a world class chef. I booked a big corner room with a big balcony. very good room service.

Thank kevin k
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Great stay, I had booked an upstair corner room with big balcony. It was a good experience with the chef and the kitchen staffs, they offered Indian veg food. The wifi can be improved and the beach access is good.

Thank Subash G
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

They let it go. I stayed here some few years back and it was an amazing place. Now everything about this place is off. Customer service poor. Rooms haven't been well maintained it seems like the hotel changed management and the new management isn't too focussed on local visitors. I really loved the Hotel but I wouldn't stay there again....

Thank Allan M
Shanzu, Kenya
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is an excellent value hotel set in beautiful tropical gardens. Although it doesnt overlook the beach, the gardens and 4 swimming pools more than make up for the lack of sea view. The rooms are all different and are spread randomly throughout the site. Some are higher up and thus have steps to get to. The rooms are fairly...

Thank Alan R
Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Rooms: Needs a complete fresh up, airco's in the rooms are not cooling (lack of maintenance), shampoo and hairdryer only available after asking, ... Management: Italian manager who can barely express himself in English. When I addressed him my complains he needed a translater and waved my complains away by telling that he can not give the service because the...

2Thank Piet V
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was my fourth time at Scorpio Resort , everything about the place is pure paradise : the location , steps aways from the beach, the rooms beautiful and comfortable , the food incredible , but above all is the way members of staff take care of you. from the moment of arrival till departure time. The constant presence of...

Thank Moreno P
Baschi, Italy
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I was reading the other reviews and yes, the hotel could be improved in some areas, but hey, a) it's Africa, b) it is really fairly priced ! As I was planning on staying an extended period of time in Malindi, I have seen other places, 10 to be exact, and none offered this kind of value. However, the staff...

1Thank Mario S
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Scorpio villas was an amazing place to start our holiday in Kenya. Travelling as a family of six we came here in August 2016 and thoroughly enjoyed every minute we spent there. From the start, the staff were some of the most caring people we've met, making sure we were looked after throughout our whole stay. The rooms and restaurant...

Thank Amy C

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  • Beachfront
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Scorpio Villas is an attractive Small Resort where guests stay in Lamu-style, thatched cottages, furnished with hand-carved furniture including a large four poster bed. Every cottage has a large, shady terrace and the dining waiter will serve breakfast here every morning (on your request, or you may wish to dine in the restaurant). The villa accommodation is interspersed with four swimming pools around which you'll find sun beds and chairs. It is only 50 metres, along a path, to the white sands, private Beach With Umbrella & Sunbeds. Only 1.5 kilometres from the centre of Malindi. This hotel is conveniently situated and is popular with repeat guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scorpio Villas

Address: Mnarani Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: $101 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Scorpio Villas 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Scorpio Villas Hotel Malindi
Scorpio Hotel Malindi
Scorpio Resort Malindi
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Malindi
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#5 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
#6 Family Hotel in Malindi
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“big rooms with air conditioners. big beds”
kevinkB2637QE, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Go of upstair rooms with balcony”
327subashg, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I would simply say : rooms at the top are normally quieter .”
625morenop, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I liked 26 very much, not so much 14 and 12”
todicastle, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lower floors have better internet”
Annauk2010, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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