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    The Sands At Chale Island

    Diani Beach Road | Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
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    1 - 5 of 186 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed with my girlfriend for 2 nights on 25-27 August 2017 as the last 2 days of a 12 day trip to Kenya. Chale Island is beautiful and the view is incredible. The hotel has 3 pools, 2 freshwater and 1 saltwater, which were all...More

    Thank oxcraig
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    To make it simple I break down my rating into sub-components: - location and setting: 5, simply magical, wonderful, could not be better - rooms: 3, they were a bit smelly, and not clean enough. First I thought that it was because of the humidity...More

    1  Thank Phil_3713
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Mr. Phill. First we at Chale Island grasp this opportunity to thank you for sparing some time from your schedule just to comment about your stay with us. We understand that some of our departments performed dismally according to your sincere notion. It is...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A stunning hotel on a gorgeous island on the south-east coast of Kenya. It was part of our 2 week safari holiday and it ticked all the boxes. The food (a buffet service) is absolutely out of this world. The beach is really lovely and...More

    Thank Macka1993
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 2 weeks ago

    Wow! what a lovely comment and accurate observation from you. The Chale team is beaming with joy and happiness with the realization that your stay with us was a success. We must say though that we derived a lot of pleasure too by playing the...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    A hidden gem of its own with clear ocean Waters's with beautiful coral landscape. Rich mijikenda culture on the sacred beach . Most of all beautiful and breathtaking sunset view . It's one of a kind island accessed by boat ,walk or tractor drive depending...More

    Thank Robert L
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hey Mr. Robert your review is short, precise, beautiful and to the point. thank you for embellishing Chale island with your colorful and vivid descriptive words. we are grateful that you extracted time from your probably busy schedule to beautifully write about us. Thank you...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    An excellent place to have holidays! Perfectly fit in the nature. Interesting and enjoyable evening performances. Lovely people and very very helpful staff. Even the beach boys were fine - only few of them, polite and not disturbing. The beach, the views, the scenery, the...More

    Thank ADXXX0101
    Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 14 August 2017

    Hello and thank you for sharing your beautiful experience at our resort with the world. we couldn't agree more with you, Chale is where perfect serenity meets with nature and the result is overwhelming. we appreciate all the beautiful comments and we invite you to...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$160 - US$566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
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    • Sands At Chale Island Ukunda
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    Response from SimonGGB | Reviewed this property |
    We went HB and are glad we did. Buffet lunch and dinner are samey, so we would have got buffet fatigue if we had booked FB or AI for a long stay. Snacks available for lunch are reasonably priced, but not that good, so we... More
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    "rooms that are close to the beach so you can step out of your room and on to the beach"
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    "ask staff to help with your preference as alsorts of different places to suit different tasts and preferences."
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    "front beach rooms have stunning views of sunrise"
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    "Left side of the island for great sunset views"
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