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  • Relax and unwind on gorgeous and unspoiled Galu Beach, Diani
    Relax and unwind on gorgeous and unspoiled Galu Beach, Diani
    Relax and unwind on gorgeous and unspoiled Galu Beach, Diani
    Beach Houses spaced for privacy and set in a tropical garden on the edge of gorgeous Galu Beach.
    Bedroom 2 Kualuka Cottage
    Bathroom Kualuka Cottage
    Chikore Cottage, 2 bedroom ensuite on beachfront, Galu Beach, Diani
    Property description
    Diani Beach
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    Four Twenty South is arguably the best location on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. In tropical gardens which run down to the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean nestle 6 beach houses, discretely spaced and screened from each other by foliage. Each house is staffed with chef and housekeeper and fresh seafood, seasonal fruit and vegetables are brought to the door. The owners live on the property which has been in the family since the 1960s.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Ocean Views
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Garden
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Staffed Property
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Yes
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    A chef and housekeeper are included in the price and work to your own timetable. A nanny can also be provided if required.
    Fresh fish, seafood, seasonal fruit and vegetables are delivered to the door and a supermarket selling essentials is within walking distance, although the cook will happily do the shopping for you. Spices are provided for your convenience.

    A selection of board games is available including: Scrabble, Chess, Backgammon, Bao, jigsaws and playing cards. There is a library with books and DVDs and also there are books in the houses.
    Listing #HL33962 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Ukunda Airstrip: 3.0 km
    Railway: Mombasa: 35.0 km
    Ferry: Likoni Ferry: 30.0 km
    Flights to Mombasa:

    There are regular flights from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi (Kenya's capital) to Moi International Airport Mombasa. There are some direct flights from Europe to Mombasa, usually charter flights. Ethiopian Airlines and Turkish Airlines fly to Mombasa from London, Frankfurt, Paris, Rome, Dubai and Stockholm.

    From Wilson Airport Nairobi to Ukunda airstrip, 5 minutes away from us, there are 2 flights daily: Air Kenya in the morning and Safarilink in the afternoon. If you are connecting from JK International Airport please note that the traffic on roads through Nairobi can be diabolical so you need to allow extra time for the journey between airports.



    From Mombasa:

    We can arrange a taxi to collect you. If you wish to hire a car, it is better to...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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katesmugs...
Exeter, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
55 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 15 February 2015 for a stay in August 2014

We had two nights here in a sewer little cottage. Really loved the rooms and the terrace. Friends who popped over couldn't believe how nice it was :) everything was clean and fresh and the maids were good. The cook was nice, although she did steal the sugar provided for guests! Excellent pick up and drop off at the airstrip.... more

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Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to give us a review and we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. more

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JillNairo...
Nairobi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The self catering cottages are simple but beautiful and tastefully decorated. The gardens are peaceful with stunning plants and a green lawn leading to the beach which is framed by a few palm trees. The beach would be hard to beat anywhere in the world! Fresh sea food brought to your back door daily and cooks that know how to... more

pjprdg
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 February 2013 for a stay in February 2013

We were referred to Four Twenty South by a nearby property who were full on the dates we wanted. We're so glad it worked out this way as we really enjoyed our stay. Having fresh seafood cooked for us was fantastic and the maid service was great. We would thoroughly recommend FTS to anyone who asks and would readily return... more

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Listed since : Sep 2007
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Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 119 days ago
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