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    Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

    Diani Beach Road | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good15%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 577 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This was a second visit to this lovely location for our group of six as it’s such a great place to relax after a Safari or for a beach holiday. We had elected for the all inclusive option which we thought was really good value....More

    Thank David R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    After a fab Safari this was just the ticket. Right size, right atmosphere and nice food. What makes the hotel are the staff. Happy helpful and genuine. We all loved Moses the bar man and especially Eunice our regular waitress. The pool is relaxing and...More

    Thank Ian G
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    After our busy safari tours of Rwanda and Kenya all we wanted were a few days R&R and this is exactly what the hotel provided. The accommodation was in blocks of three rooms with the downstairs being a suite and upstairs being two deluxe rooms....More

    1  Thank Peter R
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I went to the Masai mara on safari for my husbands 70 th birthday and came here for 4 days to recover I can only say everything was amazing from our executive suite to the view,the food,the staff,the peace and quiet,amazing service....More

    Thank Sylvia F
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We spent an incredible time in Kenya especially because of where we staid. The hotel was really great, the staff very nice and friendly and able to help us organise anything we wanted. A big thank you to the manager who made us discover the...More

    Thank carolechatelain
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$123 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Galu Beach
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Galu Beach
    • #1 Family Hotel in Galu Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 58
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Galu Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Pinewood Beach Resort And Spa ,
    • Pinewood Beach Hotel Ukunda ,
    • Pinewood Village Beach Hotel ,
    • Pinewood Village Beach Ukunda
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    Pool & Beach (282)
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    Dining (92)
    Hotel & Grounds (467)
    Bathroom (10)
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    rachaelfitz
    29 June 2017|
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    Response from George B | Reviewed this property |
    We were all-inclusive but I remember that the prices for beer were OK. My wife suggested that next time we should do half board (breakfast & dinner). The pizzas are made to order in their own pizza oven and first class!
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    16 February 2015|
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    io sto cercando news x un prossimo viaggio che vorrei fare a gennaio prossimo e che includesse mare e snorkelling
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    15 February 2015|
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    Response from hmanji89 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel rooms are split into villas where there are two smaller rooms upstairs and a much larger room below. Normally visitors have their children in the upstairs rooms and the parents stay in the lower 'master' room. all... More
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    "152 was a good room"
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    "We had a standard room which was absolutely fine for us. There are suites available as well but we didn't..."
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    "Downstairs rooms are better I am told."
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    "The ground floor suites are worth the upgrade"
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