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    Hemingways Watamu

    P.O. Box 267, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (139)
    Pool & Beach (37)
    Room & Suite (35)
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    Overview

    • Excellent62%
    • Very good20%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “north wing” (10 reviews)
    “fish” (29 reviews)
    “dress code” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Turtle Bay Beach Club
    900 reviews
    #13 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    The Charming Lonno Lodge
    292 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    Medina Palms
    313 reviews
    #3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    Mawe Resort
    258 reviews
    #2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
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    Reviewed 22 February 2013

    Hemingways does keep up with the name. Excellent property .The beach lives up to the standards, clean with clear crystal blue waters. Very impressed overall. The staff is over friendly and made our stay in Paradise even better. rooms on the north wing need a...More

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    Reviewed 12 February 2013

    In brief: Having heard good things, even from family members, the current reality was a shock. A visit for dinner was spoilt by the condescending attitude displayed to customers by certain staff. I saw a plate of sashimi pass destined for a table, I asked...More

    Helpful?2  
    Response from Hemingways C, General Manager at Hemingways Watamu

    Dear SD, Thank you for choosing to visit Hemingways for an evening dinner during your holiday in Watamu and we are truly sorry that you did not enjoy your meal. I have double checked with our Executive Chef who has confirmed that we served two...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2013

    During a recent work trip to Kenya I took a weekend off to stay at Hemingways in Watamu. It was everything it promised to be, the location was stunning, the beaches are amazing, the hotel had such a lovely atmosphere that made you feel at...More

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    Reviewed 5 February 2013

    Set on a wonderful beach in a stunning unspoilt part of the world, Hemingways is a total gem. And the best thing - They keep their drink prices really reasonable!! $1.25 for a great local Dawa cocktail! The food is superb, fresh and local, and...More

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    Response from Hemingways C, Director of Sales at Hemingways Watamu

    Dear Nickm007, It was great having you and your wife at Hemingways as well! Thank you so much for the kind remarks. We are glad we made a lasting impression, and made your holiday a lasting memory. I have shared your kind remarks with the...More

    Reviewed 24 January 2013

    I Stayed at the Hemingways Resort in Watamu, from the 9th to 16th December with my wife. First of all Watamu itself is a breathtakingly beautiful place, the hotel is situated right at the beach, and from arrival you are welcomed warmly by the hotel...More

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    Response from Hemingways C, Director of Sales at Hemingways Watamu

    Dear Rmwanga, It was great having you and your wife at Hemingways as well! Thank you so much for the kind remarks. We are glad we made a lasting impression, and made your holiday a lasting memory. I have shared your kind remarks with the...More

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    #13 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    The Charming Lonno Lodge
    292 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    Medina Palms
    313 reviews
    #3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    Mawe Resort
    258 reviews
    #2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
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    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Family Hotel in Watamu
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Watamu
    • #12 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
    • #17 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    Traveller (139)
    Pool & Beach (37)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (11)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    pmmcg
    Hi I can't find a booking website for Hemingways Watamu. I would like an estimate for 4 nights for 2 adults mid week in February 2018. Best regards Mary McGrath.
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Matty N | Reviewed this property |
    This depends where you come from. If you are nearby 4 nights will be really nice. I hope you find this helpful.
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    RobertKongoro
    How much can a joiner pay if they are citizens and joining your guest who is on All iclusive package.
    11 February 2017|
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    Robert L
    What's the price of a standard room fir a day ? Planning for next week .
    25 January 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "Be sure to have an appropriate charger!"
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    "Sea view rooms"
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    "Definitely ask for a room away from the pools and higher up to get a better sea view."
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    "all the rooms have fabulous views and I find all are quiet"
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