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    Jumbo Watamu

    Watamu Road | near Jacaranda Road and Watamu Beach, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    Traveller (879)
    Pool & Beach (221)
    Room & Suite (95)
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good36%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    1 week ago
    “Amazing time ”
    18 Apr 2017
    “A breath of fresh air”
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    If you are looking for affordable and most memorable stay, right from the guests to employees.... This is the place to be.Will definitely be going back.The beach is the best in Watamu. Cons:Try learn some ciao as the local language here is Italian.

    Thank Maureen O
    Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

    Due to our already reviewed Jacaranda Beach Resort end of season closure on 17 April, we took the short walk through the arch which separates the two resorts and checked into Room 1, on the other side of the wall. The long story is that...More

    Thank Roger S
    Reviewed 23 December 2016

    Usually when I go to Watamu I rent a house for my family and therefore we have the privacy and personal space. So I was reluctant to book an all inclusive hotel. I was pleasantly surprised by the experience at Jumbo Watamu. Like many places...More

    Thank David V
    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    Hello, According to what you're looking for, this place might deserve five stars or only one... Let me try to explain my mind and start with the (very) positive points. The local people working at this place are really kind and friendly. I could say...More

    2  Thank Roland Tanguy L
    Reviewed 9 September 2014

    Great food, friendly manager and staff, well kept hotel with traditional decor. I was impressed with the long bougainvillea covered walkway from the hotel reception to the dinning area which was quite unique.This hotel has stunning views of the sea and one of the best...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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    • Location
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    • Coast Province >
    • Watamu
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    Traveller (879)
    Pool & Beach (221)
    Room & Suite (95)
    Dining (30)
    Hotel & Grounds (519)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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