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Simba cottage - Shambani

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Diani Beach, Ukunda, Coast Province
Shambani is in Diani Beach, 25 km South Coast of Mombasa.
It's submerged in 16.000 sq mtrs of tropical garden overflowing with plants and bordered by more than two thousands multicolored Bouganvilleas.
The visitors gaze is captured by five gigantic two hundred years old Baobabs.

Simba cottage is built in the traditional African style. The roof is made in Casuarina and Sisal trunks structure covered with makuti tiles, while the structure is provided of wide opening to grant the ventilation and the garden view.

The roof in makuti offers a thermal isolation which, together with the wide windows, the veranda opened on three sides on the garden, grant a comfortable stay.

The veranda hosts the living room for eight persons and the sitting room with two wide ethnic sofas, and on it face the kitchen, one of the two bedrooms, provided...
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Listing #HL9137542
About the Owner
paolo b
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2017
Interaction with guests
Our team will welcome you on Your arrival and show your accommodation. The house is completely equipped. The kitchen is provided with refrigeretor, oven and toaster. The bedrooms are equipped with linen and towels and air condition. The beds are protected with wide mosquito-nets. The swimming pool is provided with sun beds with sun-mattress and towels for the swimming pool If You wish to enjoy Your holiday more, along with the sea produce which is brought from the beach each morning by the fishermen, we suggest You to ask for a cook, available with a little extra charge.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 11:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Guest are requested to be polite and respect privacy and rest of other guest, expecially in the pool area.
Smoking is not aloud under the makuti roofs.
    2 Showers
    2 Kings
    1 Twin
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About the neighbourhood
Diani Beach is on the coast of Kenya, 25 kilometres south of Mombasa.
Diani Road, the main road of Diani, runs parallel to Beach, 300 metres from the sea along 10 kilometres of coastline from the Mwachema River to Chale Island.

On the coast side of Diani Road there are the numerous hotels that have made Diani Beach well- known to the public at large, such as Leopard Beach, the Leisure Lodge and the Southern Palm.

On the opposite side the shopping centers, restaurants, casinos, beach bars, golf course, hospital and residential areas are set discreetly amid the dominant green, together with the very many exhibitions of local crafts.
Getting around
At Shambani gate You will find, daytime, Tok-Tok at a very cheap price.

Night time taxi service is always available.

It's also possible car-hire or bike-hire.
Car not needed
How to get there
The tourists who reach Mombasa directly from Europe, arrive at the new airport a couple of kilometers out of the town.

After crossing the town there is a ferry which crosses the narrow sea stretch
surrounding Mombasa Island, and arrives at Likoni, a colourful Mombasa suburb.

Leaving the ferry, one has to follow the highway running up to the Tanzania boundary.

After having reached Ukunda, one must take the the street connection on the left side which bring one directly to Diani Beach.
At the end of this connection Makumatt store is on the right.

One turns left following the North direction and goes along the Diani Road where one meets the Barclay Bank, the leopard Beach Hotel, the Leisure Lodge Hotel, the Southern Palm Hotel proceeding as far as Jakaranda hotel.

After a couple of st...
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