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Medina Palms

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Plot No. 2 - Mida Creek Road P.O. Box 18 - Watamu, Watamu 80202 Kenya See on map
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the stay. Great little beach side town and great hotel. The beach is rough and rugged, but great when the tide is out. Perfect for a week long family break. Self-catering if you choose, but also lots of good places to eat in the...More

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1  Thank HerbieHancock33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes paradise! Always a pleasure to visit this place.Friendly staff and a nice hide out for anyone who desires ambience and peace away from the busy life of Nairobi. Cynthia, Ann, Alice and Peter make the booking so easy and are super understanding and welcoming.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a spectacularly beautiful resort. The buildings, gardens and decor are really lovely. We only had breakfasts at the resort - there was a nice and varied spread for breakfast. A few of the waitrons were not very friendly, but the majority were lovely...More

Thank Annettetravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a wonderful place to stay. We have stayed here several times before and each time We have left having enjoyed our holiday. I have a 16 month old baby and this place has been perfect for us to be out with her. The...More

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Thank Nyasembo
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Medina Palms is paradise on earth. The staff are very friendly and go out of their way to make sure that you are more than comfortable. The food is amazing, the staff are always ready to help where they can and the rooms are just...More

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Medina Palms is perfectly situated on the powder white sand beach of the Indian Ocean in Watamu, Kenya. This ground breaking hotel offers a range of luxury suites and villas, with views over tropical gardens and pools, tree top level penthouses with inner courtyards, and magnificent beach front villas. The hotel offers fine dining at our signature Amandina Restaurant, the sophisticated Long Bar and Star Lounge, as well as our tropical coffee garden. On site facilities includes Tribe Watersports Centre, a fitness studio, the luxury Sakina Ocean Spa offering 5 treatment rooms, state of the art conference facilities and a choice of exclusive spaces for meetings and weddings.

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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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USD 202 - USD 384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
KenyaCoast ProvinceWatamu
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Trevor F
31 July 2016|
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Response from LoisM678 | Reviewed this property |
the area is quite warm and humid.Light casual clothing will do:-)
14 December 2015|
Response from Rosie L | Property representative |
Many thanks for your e-mail, and for your interest in our Sakina Spa at Medina Palms. Please send us your e-mail address and we will forward our spa menu to you, or alternatively, please contact us at reservations... More
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"Based on the hotel's layout, you can't go wrong with any room."
30 Jul. 2018
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"Villas closer to the sea have a great view+especially the duplex suites with roof access+a plunge pool are..."
28 Jul. 2018
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"The PentHouse suites mostly have a view of the sea and wonderful breezes"
9 Jul. 2018
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"Sorry, we never made it to the rooms to check them out..."
26 Jun. 2018
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