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Magical Luxurious House w/Lagoon Views in Watamu

The house from the front, with the higher building hidden behind with flat roof and amazing views
7 reviews
The house from the front, with the higher building hidden behind with flat roof and amazing views
The Courtyard
Fresh Sashimi
The living area
Watamu Beach
Refreshments grow on trees
Floating in Mida Creek
Snug bed during the day
Hanging chair and swahili door
Bedroom 4's view over garden
Local oysters
The makuti roof
100m from the front of the house
Local Dhow off the beach
Bedroom 1 evening view
Sunset from the roof
Bedroom 2 balcony and bathroom
Bedroom 3 (one of the 'snug' beds)
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Private Room , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Watamu, Coast Province
This house is a culmination of a lifelong dream to build a wonderful retreat in the tropics (think Swiss Family Robinson!).

Perched on the edge of an amazing lagoon, overlooking Mida Creek (with sunset views - a rarity on this coast), the house is a peaceful oasis, snug between coconut trees, set in a 5.2 acre garden and comes complete with 3 staff members.

It's a place to escape from it all - simply chill, watch the birds and experience the calm wonder of Africa at its finest (whilst also having 3G connection, if you need it). At night you can sit and watch the sunset slip beneath the horizon without a single other artificial light on a 180 degree vista.

The house has 4 bedroom, but sleeps 12 at a push - two bedrooms are in a 'tower' with amazing views, and 2 in the main house.

Do let us know if you've any questio...
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Listing #HL5385304
About the Owner
Tom S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
There are three members of staff onsite - a cook, cleaner/handyman and an askari
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Reviewed 6 May 2015

I am leaving this review so that hopefully other people out there might get to experience as wonderful a holiday I had in Watamu in this magical house. Before going I read the reviews for the house on various sites online and wondered what the...More

1  Thank KerryGirl2014
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Been there for 10 days with my friends - absolutely fantastic. It's one of the places where you can disconnect your mind from the daily routine and reconnect with the nature. Take an evening swim in the lagoon in the backyard to see the luminescent...More

2  Thank George I
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

Ruby Hall really does give you a blend of all the best of coastal Kenya. Starting with the natural wonders of Mida Creek and all of its incredible birdlife right on your doorstep, Ruby Hall is a peaceful hideaway away amongst the mangroves. Debasso next...More

2  Thank DaveyNetts
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (30)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No rules, save for treat it as your own and no smoking anywhere near the house at all.
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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GBP 125
GBP 125
GBP 500
15 Dec 2018 -
9 Jan 2019
6 nights
GBP 350
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About the neighbourhood
Watamu is close to Malindi, the Gede Ruins, the Arabo Sokoke forest and many other wonderful spots.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Malindi or Mombasa: 20.0 km
Fly to Malindi using Fly540 or Kenya Airways - itsthen a 25 minute drive to the house (we can arrange a car).
Alternatively, you can fly into Mombasa, which is about 100km away (2 hours).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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