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A Hidden Oasis

Just today we were motorbiking down a long nearly deserted beach during low tide, and found this... read more

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surprise lunch visit

This is tucked out of the way right on the beachfront of the Indian ocean. Known for its fantastic... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed today

Just today we were motorbiking down a long nearly deserted beach during low tide, and found this place tucked away among the sand dunes and palm trees. Stopped in for a cold one and some chips. OK not much of an experience to give a...More

Thank Larry4Africa
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This is tucked out of the way right on the beachfront of the Indian ocean. Known for its fantastic crab, the food and service were excellent. Would definitely return next time we are in Malindi.

Thank 950Julie16
Reviewed January 19, 2018

It is marvellous, a long and wide beach ideal for sunbathing as due to the winds the heat is easily supported. It is also well known for kite surfing.

Thank Sevin H
Reviewed January 12, 2018

We popped in for a relaxed lunch on a grey and breezy afternoon. The cold beer, warm service, genuine friendliness of the staff and fantastic food lifted our spirits. Absolutely worthwhile the drive from Malindi.

Thank JonesHeinz
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Consistent winds , flat water , waves , no urchins and warm waters make this the ultimate destination for kite surfing coupled with the awesome accommodation and food. Vegans on our tour were also highly impressed with the variations in their meals and the flexibility...More

Thank 884,389
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Expansive beach, great for kite-surfing or swimming, the sand is gold color making it very unique. Several small restaurants and hotels in the area

Thank DMEG86
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Amazing venue built out of eco friendly materials Che Shale is tucked away north of Malindi acroos sandy flat dunes so you need 4 wheel drive to get there. Kite surfers paradise and great to watch them. Pyrite sand that glitters gold. Fabulous food. Great...More

Thank 664MaryC
Reviewed December 1, 2016

Well, you turn off the tarmacLamu road , North of Malindi, to the right going North, onto a sandy track. There is a sign pointing to the beach resort, but you have to look for it. Go on down the sandy track. Golden rule, don't...More

Thank jonathan730
Reviewed November 26, 2016

We only went there for a swim and lunch. To me, it was the Robinson Crusoe experience: After crossing a few majestic sand dunes, you arrive at this marvellous place on the most beautiful sandy beach with African thatched roofs hanging overhead. We had a...More

Thank Antoine S. T
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Lovely long, clean, beautiful beach and deliciously warm indian ocean. Harley any hawkers selling you things and very few people as well. Amazing.

Thank Global35
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