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Beautiful beach with gold speckled sands

It is marvellous, a long and wide beach ideal for sunbathing as due to the winds the heat is easily... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
Sevin H
,
London, United Kingdom
Magic place out of town

We popped in for a relaxed lunch on a grey and breezy afternoon. The cold beer, warm service... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2018
JonesHeinz
,
Da Nang, Vietnam
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
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“kite surfing” (4 reviews)
“gold” (3 reviews)
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Mambrui, Malindi, Kenya
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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
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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
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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

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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Reviewed August 26, 2016

Che Shale is a wonderful place. It is the only hotel in a great beach. The facilities are built on the beach. the place is absolutely secure. Our room, luxe bands, is very spacious, clean with a very comfortable bed. Upon arrival we were greeted...More

Thank Felipe H
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Reviewed July 29, 2016

Che Shale and its beach are must visit destinations. Every thing that's good about 5 star beachcomber!

Thank Rory K
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