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Kiboko Nyumba Holiday Villa in Watamu

The private pool
4 reviews
The private pool
Kiboko Nyumba
The open plan lounge dining room
The lounge area
The master bedroom leading through to the dressing room
The Dressing Room
The master bathroom
The Verandah
One of the bathrooms
Al Fresco eating
The spacious roof terrace
The twin bedroom
The kitchen/utility room
Our Staff - Karisa, Zaheri and Allan
Kiboko Nyumba at night
The rear balcony overlooking the pool and gardens
The fourth bedroom and balcony
The spiral staircase
The handcarved Lamu door
Sunrise in Watamu
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4 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Watamu, Coast Province
Kiboko Nyumba is the realisation of our dream to build an eco-friendly family home in one of the most beautiful locations in the world. It is a stunning four bedroom Swahili-style house spread over three floors with spectacular, panoramic views over the surrounding area. Set in one acre of land the house enjoys a large 10m x 8m swimming pool with an outside eating area, a professional table tennis table, a spacious roof terrace with bar for relaxing and watching the sun go down and is surrounded by tropical gardens with fruit trees and coconut palms.

This 700 m2 house has 4 large en-suite bedrooms and an open plan living area with a 52' plasma TV, satellite channels.and Wi-Fi connectivity. There is a downstairs shower room and a fully fitted kitchen. There are refridgerators and water coolers at the bars on the ground and top floors....
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About the Owner, James F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN5425654
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Excellent - based on 4 reviews
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Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017
person found this review helpful

The location is fantastic, close to the beach. The staff were super helpful with our four children under 10 and one toddler! Loved the swimming pool. Had such a great time. Thank you!!!

Management response:

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We will pass them on to Allan and the team. You were wonderful guests, it was great to have you stay at the house and we would love to welcome you again soon.


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Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 May 2016 for a stay in April 2016
person found this review helpful

This was our second stay at Kiboko Nyumba in less than a year. The staff and owners are very warm inviting people who customize your stay to make you comfortable. The house is family friendly with something for each person to do and keep you entertained. The pool is warm and we enjoyed swimming throughout even at night! We felt...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay at Kiboko Nyumba.


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Malindi, Kenya
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2016 for a stay in February 2016
person found this review helpful

Beautiful house, pool, staff and food. Catered for a young teenager through to Granny & Grandad. So relaxing and calm.

Management response:

Thank you so much for the lovely comments about our house. We are so glad you all enjoyed your stay and can't wait to welcome you again.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (5)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    5 Full baths
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    3 Super Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
GBP 180
GBP 1,260
GBP 5,450
1 Mar 2018 -
30 Nov 2018
3 nights
GBP 180
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1 Dec 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
3 nights
GBP 280
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22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
7 nights
GBP 400
GBP 2,800
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Watamu is situated on the Eastern coast of Kenya 20 minutes south of Malindi. The coast is bordered by a coral lagoon which is part of the Watamu marine reserve. Nearby is Mida Creek fringed by mangrove forests where you can spot a vast array of different species of birds from flamingoes to sea eagles. The Arabuko Sokoke national park which is the largest coastal forest in East Africa is just 10 minutes drive away and is rich in wildlife including elepahants and hundreds of species of birds and butterflies. Watamu is a small fishing village renowned for it's watersports, abundant wildlife and the coral reef. The local Turtle watch charity rescues and rehabilitates turtles accidently caught by local fishermen in their nets. You can visit their centre or help with protecting nests and en... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Malindi: 9.7 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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