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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend was cut her arm by thieves and everything was taken and yet the security were only watching . Will never think of going back there .and yet it's not the first person who has been hurt . If the hotel doesn't take action on that.many people will get hurt in that corridor coming to kahamas

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Sicily, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

been here 2 times with my husband n son,,,clean,,nice spacious rooms...the personel are very friendly,the only problem was the noise given that we had to change hotel after a sleepless night,,otherwise i highly recommend.

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Thank esthermukuhi
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Visited in April 2015 and booked Kahama primarily due to its affordability. The location is convenient though it has no beachfront. The hotel has it's own sportsbar thus you don't need to go far looking for entertainment in the evening. Word of caution, the noise can be overwhelming on weekends thus interrupting light sleepers. There's also a neighboring church next...

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

-i loved the bar and restaurant. -the service was done on time. -camilla the supervisor was on point. and she ensured we had a good time -band was perfect. -the location was good, though hidden. -am sure to visit again.

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Love this place it is small and cozy. The staff is friendly. The cost is reasonable. I have stayed at the hotel severely and I have never been disappointed. ... 😊located close to the beach(walking distance really! ) Oh and if you are into local news they provide you with days newspaper for the period of your stay. The bar...

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1Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I moved from another hotel because of the noise only to get more of it here!!! I'm just too weary to move hotels.....I understand Saturday night it went on til 3am......Sunday night a live band til after 11pm. I told the front desk and they didn't really seem to be bothered. They also assured me the noise wouldn't be an...

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1Thank Susan C
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The kitchen makes a mean mbuzi ulaya, the best ive had, the band plays awesome music on friday and sunday and the rooms are spacious, well furnished and beautiful. i am definitely going back to kahama, their service was great

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights as a beach option outside of Mombasa. The hotel itself if set back from the beach and it's a 5min walk through some curio stalls to reach the shore. The room was nice enough, a little tired but a very fine budget option. The staff were not rude, but they weren't all that welcoming...

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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Reasonably priced, lovely decor, comfortable, clean and excellent friendly service. Nice pool and reasonable food. Very close to the beach. Sometimes hard to get transport at night - fix up your own tuk-tuk driver in advance.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We enjoyed our first visit to this hotel but the second time around left us with a bad taste. There are so many things that they can/could have been done differently to make our experience memorable. The check-in process was a nightmare. We had to wait for our rooms for almost 40mins and then when we finally went up to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Kahama Hotel

Address: Malindi Road | P.O. Box 10626-80101, Bamburi, Mombasa, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Mombasa > Bamburi
Price Range: $89 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kahama Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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“the bar is very lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the room first...if it overlooks the pool forget about sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles A948XXsusanc, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“we liked first floor we could see the beach from there and movements outside the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 801zayda, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Choose the rooms on the first floor, saves you the climb up and down the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Africatravelwaves, 9 Jun 2015 | Read review
“rooms quiet; noise form sports bar -pack ear plugs”
 of 5 bubbles safelyhome, 30 Apr 2015 | Read review
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