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Malindi Road, Kilifi 00200, Kenya
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

Been in Kilifi many times but only last week I visited Mnarani Ruins for the first time. It was amazingly interesting. The guide knew what she was talking about and I learned about Kibla's, madrassa and the great mosque. ALso the madrassa was interesting. When...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank RiNiqueMoNiQue
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We visited the historical site where one of the early Arab families lived. A walk with a guide who was telling us about the families that lived there and now buried there was quite informative.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kybe254
Reviewed 12 September 2018

A quite and serene environment for holiday makers, as well as business trips. Its close proximity to Kilifi town and Mombasa-Malindi highway makes its more accessible and easy to reach. The beach is magnificent too.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank juakinyi07
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Contrary to many reviews of this location Mnarani Ruins, I’m actually assessing the ruins (not the nearby hotel). It’s a small site with a mosque as the most preserved sight. Use the museum guides, as they will be able to tell what you see. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank John_Aer
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Beautiful beaches, Good summer holiday with all the amenities. Visited the village for the day, what an experience.!!!!!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Eishhh
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This wonderful historic site is tucked away in Kilifi on the Mombasa side of the bridge. It is in walking distance from the main road. A steep flight of about 100 steps leads up to the ruins. We had a tour by the Kenya Museum...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Timkut68
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The place stays being very OK. Hasn't really upgraded much in the times we have been there as a family. Also the food is pretty average. An OK spot all round.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Very well place; just next to the Kilifi creek and provides a good view of the creek and open ocean as well. Very friendly staff at this place. Good place to visit if you need a short preview of our historic origins or stories!!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Veudin
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome experience,the food is nice and very much affordable..staff are very friendly..has a wide variety of water sports to participate in......lovely destination..............................

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Debra M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Most people visiting Kilifi are not even aware of this little museum gem, tucked away at the back of Mnarani village. The site of an ancient 14th Century Arab settlement, a few skirmishes and a fascinating history. Bit of a climb up the 107 ancient...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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