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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

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sonofsven
Reviewed 6 September 2009

Stayed at Pinewood for two weeks in August 2009. The hotel is the most Southerly hotel around Diani. The advantage to this is you don't get lots of beach boys on the beach and you can enjoy your holiday in peace. The disadvantage is if you want a bit of nightlife you will have to pay a taxi £10-£15 return....

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Norwich
Reviewed 1 September 2009

We spent a fantastic week at Pinewood in August and couldn’t recommend it to other holiday makers highly enough. It is a very special place with the friendliest staff we’ve ever encountered on all of our holidays. The high street tour operators tend to push you to opt for the suite with the chef but we booked through Africa Sky...

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London
Reviewed 1 September 2009

There is little left for me to say about Pinewood. All the other reviewers say it. Pinewood is perfect! It’s beautiful, friendly and quiet. OK so it’s not a 5 star Hilton Hotel, your room may not include 10 huge white fluffy towels and a Corby Trouser Press but I would take Pinewood any day to a corporate style faceless...

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Cambridge
Reviewed 26 August 2009

My partner and I have just returned from a fantastic stay at the Pinewood. From the moment we walked into the hotel the staff could not do enough for you. They were all wonderfully friendly. The room was great. We had a top floor room with lovely bathroom and it was clean and spacious, with an excellent mosquito net. The...

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Brighton, England
Reviewed 20 August 2009

This resort is relatively small but we found this to be a benefit; it was everything we wanted at the end of a week on safari. The staff were very welcoming and helpful providing a friendly and efficient service. Being on honeymoon we had sparkling wine in our room on arrival and a private meal on the beach with a...

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Cardiff
Reviewed 16 August 2009

Stayed here for six nights following superb safari experience booked through Africa Sky. Our experience backs up all the positive reviews from previous guests. The place is quite small and compact, just one 'street' leading from main hotel with accommodation in separate, three roomed buildings. We had a suite which gave us plenty of room to spread out with the...

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London
Reviewed 16 August 2009

I think the majority of reviews say it all on here..... Pinewood was everything we could have wanted from our honeymoon break! After being woken up at 6am for three days on safari, for a rigorous schedule out in the bush in a Land Rover, we were pretty much ready for relaxing on the beach and we were therefore pretty...

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Wales
Reviewed 10 August 2009

From the moment we stepped out of the bus into the lobby until the time I tearfully got back onto the bus 2 weeks later, we were in a little piece of heaven on earth. The journey from the airport to the hotel took around 3 hours, for some reason we were waiting aboard the bus in the airport for...

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Lancashire
Reviewed 5 August 2009

I have just returned from honeymoon in Kenya and after a 5 night safari, Pinewood was a real tonic. Feeling pretty exhausted after all the early mornings and nearly all day everyday on the road pinewood village was just the ticket. The rooms are really well set up so no-one is overlooked, the staff cannot do enough for you and...

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Cambridge, England
Reviewed 4 August 2009

We booked Pinewood Village Beach Hotel directly after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. It is simply the nicest place we have ever stayed. We spent 4 nights in two standard adjoining rooms before going on safari. After a long and somewhat stressful journey we rapidly relaxed when we walked down to the back and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pinewood Village is a small boutique beach and water sport resort. It is situated on the stunning deserted shores of Galu Beach, one of the finest beaches in Kenya. It is relaxed and informal. Personalised and friendly service is at the forefront. The resort is set amidst heavy tropical flora and palms and attracts the endangered Colobus Monkey and over 100 bird species from the surrounding forest. Hotel newly refurbished jun 2006. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Diani Beach Road | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Galu Beach
Price Range: $173 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Pinewood Beach Resort And Spa
Pinewood Beach Hotel Ukunda
Pinewood Village Beach Hotel
Pinewood Village Beach Ukunda
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Galu Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galu Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Galu Beach
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