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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 16 September 2016

One of the nicest boutique hotels I've ever stayed in my life! As soon as you arrive you are greeted like family, and every effort will be spent to make you feel at home. The hotel is beautifully designed with several large infinity pools that look out onto the water. Whether you are traveling with friends, as a couple, or...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The location, the staff, the food, the facilities, the ambience.. perfect!. Not sure how a gem like this has remained under the radar for many Kenyans for this long. Would recommend it for families or couples seeking a beach getaway, quite simply out of this world. Special mention to Emmanuel and Eugene who played a part in making our stay...

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Kenya
Reviewed 5 June 2016

It is quite a drive from the Ukunda airstrip(40 mins). As we move along we go through the town and then a long stretch of road which eventually winds through a little village....A making you wonder if the place ure going to is also just a little shack. ... what a pleasant surprise when u drive through the gates. You...

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1Thank GTrotter666
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Msambweni House is a home away from home. Freddie, the owner, has done an incredible job of creating a beautiful boutique hotel overlooking the gorgeous Indian Ocean in a lovely quiet part of Msambweni. The rooms are so comfortable. The food is so yummy. The ambiance is very relaxing. It's the perfect place to go away on holiday.

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Juba, South Sudan
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Gorgeous locations are oft described as heavenly, but this place cannot be oversold. You arrive to what is a modest entrance that only allows you to discover surprisingly what is surely a divine location that only continues to delight and inspire. The website does not do the hotel justice...all the villas have similarly designed interiors in simple but elegant swahili...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 29 October 2015

On the complete opposite end of reality, tucked away from the madness of every day life, this surreal gem of paradise lets you explore your inner child in you, to the romantic in you, to the explorer in you and can even awaken the writer/ artist/ musician in you if you give it the chance (and if you dont have...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Msambweni villas the last is located directly on the beach, approximately half an hour drive south of the Diani. The last 5 miles are a rough track of the main road. The resort features a large reception area with ample for relaxation, and several separated houses. It was low season, and we had our own house was private “infinity” swimming...

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Thouars, France
Reviewed 9 October 2015

The whole of our five day stay was excellent. The staff, our villa, food and of course the location were all great. Highly recommend, we will return for sure. The location is remote, which we liked and therefore not for someone wanting to party the night away. The hotel is a quiet haven. Ukunda airport is about 40 mins drive...

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Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 23 September 2015

I could tell you about the unparalleled Swahili style design of this place, built from the ground up by the owner whilst he was sleeping in a tent on the site - until it was exactly how he wanted it. I could tell you about how in Villa 3, I once got from my bed into the private infinity pool...

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 12 September 2015

My wife and I live in Namibia and my parents and sister in Belgium, this year we decided to meet each-other "half-way" in Kenya! The last 4 days of our trip we spend at Msambweni Beach House and we loved it! We had the Master-room I, II and III in the Main house, both rooms are huge, with great views...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Msambweni Beach House & Private Villas has been designed in the Lamu style with whitewashed intricate features and high beamed ceilings. The property’s balconies, terraces, pontoons and infinity pools overlook the Indian Ocean and are the perfect spot to relax, watch the sunrise and enjoy a sundowner. The many wining and dining options are extended to Msambweni Beach House’s private beach and new lounge beach bar as well as a hidden cave, and, when the tide is right, a sandbank a little wade away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Msambweni Beach House

Address: P.O Box 51 | Off Ukunda Ramisi Road, Msambweni 80404, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Msambweni
Price Range: $521 - $1,352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Msambweni Beach House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All the rooms are amazing. The villas have their own pools, the other 4 rooms share a pool.”
 of 5 bubbles sansid2016, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The villas offer seclusion. Villa 2 has a more child-friendly pool. All the rooms have stunning views.”
 of 5 bubbles ski_009, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“all rooms have seaview”
 of 5 bubbles SBNLUK, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The rooms are in the main house, easy access to main pool, the villas are within the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles shazcraig, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Villa 3 is our favourite”
 of 5 bubbles RoelD1978, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
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