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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff makes you feel like you are home away from home.. very friendly even though they could get very overwhelmed they would still try there best.. Kyalo a waiter was really really helpful during breakfast and dinner. God bless that man..Food was quite good, Check in was very smooth and we got a free upgrade:-) Plenty of clean towels...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a typical beach resort with all the necessary amenties. The best part of the stay was my wife could do scuba diving at the diving school adjacent to the resort. The expense can be directly charged to the hotel room

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the 4th or 5th time I have stayed at the Serena and it has never let me down. The smiles and friendliness of all the staff are consistent, the food is excellent, the rooms are cleaned thoroughly every day and the breeze and sunshine are the icing on the cake! The interior has a Lamu style atmosphere which...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You want to relax your day with business urgency, go ahead for this property. Best location and best service you can expect in Mombasa. Take a stroll along the beach in the afternoon, have a sip of Kenyan tea and enjoy the local dance troupe. Enjoyed my stay there for four days.

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Thank Subash G
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Having spent 3 weeks relaxing at the Serena we must give full credit to the manager, Tuva, for creating such a friendly and helpful atmosphere. In this he has been ably supported by, amongst others, Phoebe in customer relations and Dixon the receptions manager. All aspects of the hotel make it the best for a holiday. The fact that over...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stayed for 6 nights as a family.From the minute we arrived to the time we left we felt so welcome and at home.We were served with a cold drink and refreshing towel as we checked in. The Manager Mr Tuva and his team (Herman the restaurant and food manager,Phoebe who is in charge of guest relations)made it their business...

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2Thank Sheela2011
Johannesburg
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Unfortunately I just spent one night here on a business trip. Amazing location right on the beach. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Great food and well equipped rooms. I will definitely go back, but this time for holiday with the family.

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Thank Willem S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Jahazi has become one of my favourite restaurants not only in Mombasa but the country. I love my seafood, and I'd also found it difficult to get a good seafood restaurant in Mombasa outside of the usual places. Jahazi is an excellent find! The setting is beautiful, you've got a ceiling with sails that transform you out to see, and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The location of the hotel and facilities are wonderful. Great views. Good food. The hotel was let down a little by some of the staff members though- check in was very slow; it took me days to get hold of towels; and the breakfast service was slow.

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1Thank Lpembs
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Hotels at the Coast are always are always a breath of fresh air, tranquility and the beach provides an opportunity to enjoy the coastal culture. The staff were amazing and friendly. The rooms are spacious that overlook the beach. The restaurant serves an excellent buffet with salads and desserts. Awesome place to be for work and holiday!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With the shimmering sands and waters of the Indian Ocean stretching before it, amidst verdant, bougainvillea-filled gardens, and shaded by gently swaying palm trees,Serena Beach Resort and Spa offers the ultimate tropical paradise. Treat your palate to a superb selection of of a la carte seafood dishes at the Jahazi Grill which is set on a beach and styled to resemble an Arab dhow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Serena Beach Resort & Spa

Address: P.O. Box 90352, Shanzu, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Mombasa > Shanzu
Price Range: £147 - £270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Serena Beach Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 166
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Also Known As:
Serena Beach Hotel Shanzu
Serena Beach Hotel And Spa
Hotel Serena Beach
Serena Beach Resort & Spa Kenya/Shanzu
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“Go for first floor rooms with sea view”
327subashg, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Seaview rooms are the best.”
Sheela2011, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms near the beach have awesome views”
ruthiekm03, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a seaview are great...”
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“Don't accept rooms in the block near the Jahaazi restaurant or room 55 , get an upstairs room in the garden area or on front”
JennieH592, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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