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The Sands At Chale Island

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Poolside Bar
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
4 Star Hotel
Owned and managed by the same team of sister resort The Sands At Nomad, this small, personal "boutique" resort is the perfect island getaway for those seeking the ultimate in relaxation, tranquility and Island flair. The resort was completely renovated in 2006 and has been built with a...
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Location and contact
Diani Beach Road | Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
16.2 km to Ukunda Airport
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All reviewstractor ridelow tideitalian managermangrove forestcolobus monkeysno electricity during the daybumpy roadstandard roomcatch of the daydirect access to the beachseafoodday bedoctopusspa treatmentsthe penthousewhite sandfacing the sea
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed here to rest after two weeks of safari and before catching a long flight home. It’s a beautiful place. Getting there is part of the adventure.. landing at a small airport, a transfer over rural dirt roads to n the Diani coast, and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The moment i saw this hotel on the net, i knew i was going there. My heart was set on it. It was an amazing experience. The location was breath taking. The beach had white sand and was well kept. There were many activities like...More

Thank Selina B
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 1 week ago

Hi Selina It is uplifting to learn that even before you set foot on Chale Island paradise you had already been consumed by its charm. And we are glad that your experience with us was awesome and filled your heart with happiness. We promise to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 4 nights at this amazing property. It is Romantic, beautiful, relaxing and the perfect place to end up your safari. The food is very good, they have multiples and different room types, the personal is friendly and professional!! Highly recommended!!More

Thank ReinaMarmota
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Not only is it humbling but also overwhelming each time a satisfied client of ours puts in an elaborate and distinct recommendation for us. We thank you for all the compliments you heaped upon us, we highly appreciate. Since we equally enjoyed playing host...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

best and peaceful stay in the tents. tents are very good, clean and lot of privacy. it is right next to the sea and at night the sound of waves makes one sleep with sweetest dreams. very good service and good food. best place to...More

Thank taszul
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Taszul We are glad we were able to sooth your senses entirely by taking you away from the hassles and tussle associated with urban life. All these is courtesy of the unforgiving beauty of Chale Island and the amazing tranquility herein. it was a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the beach, some local people propose different activities at good price. Patrick (local name is Lumumbashi) is very trustable; but I advice not to work with Wally. Snorkeling from the beach is already very insteresting.

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Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 3 weeks ago

hey Patrick. We are glad you visited Chale island paradise and also thank you for your candid advice. we hope to see you again soon

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Owned and managed by the same team of sister resort The Sands At Nomad, this small, personal "boutique" resort is the perfect island getaway for those seeking the ultimate in relaxation, tranquility and Island ...More flair. The resort was completely renovated in 2006 and has been built with a very strong focus on the envirnmental beauty of the Island. Two swimming pools, a mystical SPA and a well equiped watersports facility fullfil every wish. Less
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Pool
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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GeoffandShirley
June 24, 2018|
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Response from taszul | Reviewed this property |
dear traveler, there is no such facility but you can get everything on request.
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lovetravelling247
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Thomas J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As far as I know the current is never too strong. Its perfect for snorkeling. I saw guys going to snorkel on their own. But packages are available if you wish to go as a team. The coral is good and the fish is... More
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KarinKarinaKarin
March 20, 2018|
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Response from BernhardGabi | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we have been there now for the third time, Wifi is working everywhere the whole day. If you arrive, the guys will the check the transfer, eiter by boat or by tractor. Best regards
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