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    Turtle Bay Beach Club

    PO Box 10, Watamu, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “beach boys” (122 reviews)
    “fun base team” (35 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 17 December 2012

    We are just back after a 3 week stay at TBBC, 24/11/12 - 15/12/12. I still think this is the best of the best in Kenya, it's only rated as a 3 star because it is a club hotel, without the word 'club' it would...More

    3  Thank David H
    Reviewed 16 December 2012

    I was a return visitor to Turtle Bay this December after a 5 year break and was very excited to be back. The whole experience turned out to be a complete disappointment however. Average rooms, a monotonous menu (terrible dessert!), less than helpful staff and...More

    3  Thank Joanne M
    Response from DDGM63, Manager at Turtle Bay Beach ClubResponded 17 December 2012

    Dear Trip Advisor Contributor, We are sorry that the hotel did not live up to your expectations and we shall review closely the specific areas that you have highlighted as substandard. On the matter of the incident with the young boy who nearly drowned we...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2012 via mobile

    I traveled with my family first at Hemingways (next door) then here at Turtle Bay. I regret "wasting" my time at Hemigways because here I got value for my money and the kids had so much fun. Highly recommend!

    1  Thank kwanjohi
    Reviewed 13 December 2012

    My husband and I are currently staying in Room 322 in the Turtle Bay Beach Hotel and we wanted to write about our holiday experience so far since arriving on Saturday, 8th December. Having travelled to Kenya many times over the past twelve years, for...More

    3  Thank Sue F
    Reviewed 10 December 2012

    Turtle bay was my first all inclusive holiday years ago and wished to return ever since. Food n Drink: This is the worst i have ever had as the choice of menu is very small. ie curry night and if you didnt like it then...More

    2  Thank smalley
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$128 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Family Hotel in Watamu
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
    • #10 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
    • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 145
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Watamu
    • Also Known As
    • Turtle Bay Beach Club Hotel Watamu ,
    • Turtle Bay Beach Hotel ,
    • Turtle Bay Beach Resort
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    jennymantaray
    13 September 2017|
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    Response from rosco370 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are a few but they are not encourage as a few years ago they started taking things from the balconies and approaching people that were eating but we did see a few this Feb 2017 whilst there.
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    28 August 2017|
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    Response from BiniWatamu | Property representative |
    Hi, it takes 30 minutes from Malindi airport to Turtle Bay Beach Club. FRom Mombasa airport to Turtle Bay it takes 2 hours. Transfers can be booked with Turtle Bay. Best regards Sabine Marketing Manager Turtle Bay
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    14 August 2017|
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    Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
    Don't book in advance with an agent here. You can save hundreds by waiting until you get to TBBC. There are many reliable and trustworthy local operators that will help you plan what you want at a cost to suit. If you plan... More
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    "Higher floors are quieter and have better view."
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    "We had Our room overlooking the Ocean it was a fantastic view especially to Wake up in the morning"
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    "Choose the beach front rooms."
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    "Rooms facing the sea are most ideal"
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