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Monkey Beach House, luxury on the beach

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Overview
5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
10 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Monkey Beach House is located within the Tamani at Galu Beach property.​ It is only 60 metres from the beach and has stunning views of the Indian Ocean.There is a shared swimming pool right in front of the house - halfway between the house and the beach.There is a separate toddlers pool for smaller children (aged 3 – 6yrs). The five-bedroom tropical home, adorned in contemporary Swahili architecture offers a wide choice of indoor and outdoor lounging and dining spaces, to make your holiday stay comfortable. The beach house is perfect for families, for parties, for group gatherings or honeymoon. We offer affordable self-catering accomodation but also provide our guests with a cook and housekeeper to make your holiday relaxing and enjoyable. This is where you can come and be spoiled by ou...Monkey Beach House is located within the Tamani at Galu Beach property.​ It is only 60 metres from the beach and has stunning views of the Indian Ocean.There is a shared swimming pool right in front of the house - halfway between the house and the beach.There is a separate toddlers pool for smaller children (aged 3 – 6yrs). The five-bedroom tropical home, adorned in contemporary Swahili architecture offers a wide choice of indoor and outdoor lounging and dining spaces, to make your holiday stay comfortable. The beach house is perfect for families, for parties, for group gatherings or honeymoon. We offer affordable self-catering accomodation but also provide our guests with a cook and housekeeper to make your holiday relaxing and enjoyable. This is where you can come and be spoiled by our staff - eat fabulously-fresh seafood caught daily by local fishermen and try the local Swahili dishes inspired and influenced by the ancient sea-trade from India, Arabia and Africa. ​Enjoy magnificent views of the gardens, pool and the sea from all angles of the house.You can sit at the dining table on the 1st-floor balcony and watch the dhows sail slowly by and, occasionally, the camels loping along the beach. Parents can relax and enjoy the views while keeping an eye on their kids in the children's pool. There are loads of entertaining spaces as well as quiet corners to get away from the crowd.​. ​​​More
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Magdalena R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 22 January 2020

We planned a special holiday getaway with mum, 3 grown-up kids and partners + 4 grandchildren, but didn’t realise that we were going to experience one of the best (if not the best) holidays ever! The villa is beautiful with amazing grand communal spaces for...More

Date of stay: January 2020
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MonkeyBeachHouse, VR Owner at Monkey Beach House, luxury on the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2020

Dear Jenny, Thank you for sharing your lovely feedback about your stay. We all grateful for your kind words and appreciation of our staff and general stay at Monkey Beach House. We shall look forward to having you all stay with us once again. Greetings...More

Reviewed 15 December 2019 via mobile

What an incredible place MBH is! Located along what is perhaps the most flawless part of Diani/Galu beach, this beautiful 5 bedroomed house overlooking a lovely pool is both spacious and homely too. Hussein's cooking is divine!! He prepared the most delish seafood dishes while...More

Date of stay: December 2019
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MonkeyBeachHouse, VR Owner at Monkey Beach House, luxury on the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2020

Hi Kui, We're glad to hear that you had a fabulous time at Monkey Beach House. WE look forward to hosting you and your family once again!. Best wishes to you all. Rgds, Magdalena and the MBH Team

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Reviewed 1 September 2019

This was really more than expected, the house, the pool, the beach, everyone, young and old, loved to stay at Monkey Beach House. The staff was really friendly and the cook made perfect meals!

Date of stay: August 2019
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Magdalene R, VR Owner at Monkey Beach House, luxury on the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2019

Thanks Inske ! We're all glad to know that you all had a wonderful time at Monkey Beach House. Looking forward to having you all back again soon. Rgds, Magdalena and the MBH team.

Reviewed 19 August 2019

The Monkey House is just superb. Lots of space, beautiful house with stunning views of the ocean, attentive staff with meals ready when needed, and the odd cheeky monkey visiting as well. Clean, comfortable and Ideally located close to kite surf / windsurf schools and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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MonkeyBeachHouse, VR Owner at Monkey Beach House, luxury on the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2019

Hey Ben, We're glad that you enjoyed your stay here and shall look forward to hosting your family and friends again. Rgds, Magdalena and the MBH team.

Reviewed 18 March 2019

After 3 days on safari we spent a blissful 6 nights at Monkey Beach House. Magdalena was really helpful and arranged for a taxi to pick us up from Ukunda airstrip. On arrival we were warmly welcomed by Hussein and Ann, and as we hadn't...More

Date of stay: February 2019
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MAGDALENE R, VR Owner at Monkey Beach House, luxury on the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2019

Dear Bethany, Thank you so much for sending a warm and lovely review about your recent stay at Monkey Beach House.We're very thrilled that you had a great time . Hussein and Ann will be very delighted to read your positive comments. We all try...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Blender
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Freezer
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Waterfront
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Shared Garden
Balcony
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Children's Pool
Terrace
Toaster
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About the neighbourhood
Monkey Beach House is located In the middle of Galu Beach - part of the larger Diani Beach area, South of Mombasa Kenya. Diani beach is famous for it's white pristine beaches,coral reef,vibrant bars and restaurants. Recently, Diani Beach has been voted for the 5th time in a row as Africa's leading beach destination by World Travel Awards.
Getting around
Diani Beach offers a variety of activities and experiences to suit all ages. Activities include scuba diving,kite surfing,golf, sky diving ,local tours and excursions. It is very easy to get around .There are plenty of Taxi's and Tuk tuk that can be booked or hailed directly outside the property . Monkey Beach house is also situated in a convenient location, close to a variety of beach bars ,restaurants and supermarkets.
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