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    The Sands At Chale Island

    Diani Beach Road | Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    • Excellent64%
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    Reviewed 2 March 2015

    1st visit and I loved every bit of it. Such a charming island with friendly staff. It looks just like it does on the pictures. The beaches are beautiful and the nature walks are a must. I will recommend this place to everyone I meet...More

    3  Thank Joy_Mutinda
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 8 March 2015

    Dear Joy, we are glad to read about your love for our island. We hope to see you again. Best regards

    Reviewed 16 February 2015

    The island is very beautiful and thus already the hotel has a lot going for it.The place is very calm with a lot of undisturbed nature so you can actually enjoy the beauty.What i did not like was the food- very bland and unimaginative. the...More

    3  Thank safiri dunia N
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 8 March 2015

    Dear Safiri, we would like to thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoy the nature and the location of our island, and we are sorry to read you didn’t like the taste of our food, even if our chefs try to satisfy...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2015

    This was our 4th visit to Chale Island. We love the quietness and the beauty of the island. The superior bandas are very private and spacious and have a lovely view. The staff is very pleasant and will go out of its way to please....More

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    2  Thank Sega1
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 23 February 2015

    Thank you so much for your kind review! We wait for your next stay. Warm Regards

    Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

    Probably the worst place I've been to in Kenya as far as food is concerned. The food served was so bad that we only nibbled in it, and returned all that we were served. Surprising that Italian management can't even turn out a pasta or...More

    5  Thank Ka_Moho
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 23 February 2015

    Dear Ka_Moho Many thanks for taking the time to write a review, albeit with no positive criticism which unfortunately makes the review rather unhelpful to us. Seeing as our main clientele (80%) over the last 8 years were Italian (a market that we have recently...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2015

    The views from Chale Island are amazing; more so from the over-water suite which has an outdoor jacuzzi and deck overlooking the ocean. Though to get to the beach you have to go across the island, not a long walk! The breeze and sunrise /...More

    2  Thank Bryan K
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 28 January 2015

    Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review! We are very happy that you had enjoyed your stay with us! Hope to see you again! Warm Regards

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
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    • USD 160 - USD 566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    Response from SimonGGB | Reviewed this property |
    We went HB and are glad we did. Buffet lunch and dinner are samey, so we would have got buffet fatigue if we had booked FB or AI for a long stay. Snacks available for lunch are reasonably priced, but not that good, so we... More
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    "rooms that are close to the beach so you can step out of your room and on to the beach"
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    "ask staff to help with your preference as alsorts of different places to suit different tasts and preferences."
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    "front beach rooms have stunning views of sunrise"
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    "Left side of the island for great sunset views"
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