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    Hemingways Watamu

    P.O. Box 267, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (139)
    Pool & Beach (37)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Overview

    • Excellent62%
    • Very good20%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “north wing” (10 reviews)
    “fish” (29 reviews)
    “dress code” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    5 Star Hotel
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    All reviews north wing fish dress code view of the ocean spent a week melinda malindi nairobi marlin deluxe dhow
    Reviewed 26 August 2012

    I am 100% satisfied with the hotel, the service. All staff was kind, helpful. The hotel is in a wonderful location. The price included half board, shuttle to/from airport, free trip to Gede ruins, and visiting the marine park. I can only recommend. The only...More

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    Reviewed 25 August 2012

    One of the better hotrels on the Kenya Coastr. Good liocation. Nice pool and ambiance around the pool. Loved their pool drinks. Top class service. A liittle old and needs a refreshment on decor but still a great place to have a holiday. Compared to...More

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    Reviewed 20 August 2012

    A little dated, but it is the best in the area. Friendly and helpful staff. Everything was clean just a bit old. (As was everything in the area) Great deep sea fishing and they can provide everything needed.

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    Reviewed 19 August 2012

    If ever there was a hotel that is milking its perceived heritage to the very last drop, Hemingways has to be it. I say heritage since I believe Hemingway himself did have something to do with this place - presumably he did some fishing and...More

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    Reviewed 17 August 2012

    Having lived in Nairobi now for 2 years, we heard a lot about Hemingway’s, and how out of this world this resort was, hence our decision to spend a couple of nights there. What a disappointment, having been to a number of resorts on the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    Pool & Beach (37)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (11)
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    12 reviews
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    RobertKongoro
    How much can a joiner pay if they are citizens and joining your guest who is on All iclusive package.
    11 February 2017|
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    Robert L
    What's the price of a standard room fir a day ? Planning for next week .
    25 January 2017|
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    Ivy K
    Is there a number I can contact for the rates inquiry?
    4 October 2016|
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    Response from Roseline G | Reviewed this property |
    The rates vary depending on the season. Prices are of course higher during the summer and tourists pay a different rate than the citizens. Overall, still worth it in my opinion.
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    Room Tips
    "Be sure to have an appropriate charger!"
    Roseline G, 6 months agoRead review
    "Sea view rooms"
    kennypietro, 11 months agoRead review
    "Definitely ask for a room away from the pools and higher up to get a better sea view."
    ladyswashbuckler, over a year agoRead review
    "all the rooms have fabulous views and I find all are quiet"
    Lizzie J, over a year agoRead review
    "Superior room on the top floor, have more privacy than on the ground floor."
    Karimilovestotravel, over a year agoRead review
    "When the hotel will reopen in December only the North Wing will continue to operate and the choice there is..."
    Safariafficionado, over a year agoRead review
    "Beach-row rooms"
    MCC_XYZ, over a year agoRead review
    "I am a sucker for lofts, Affords you more privacy than a terrace."
    ngarius, over a year agoRead review
    "Go for First Floor rooms with ocean view"
    william h, over a year agoRead review
    "Far from airport, book transfer with the hotel"
    Musa84, over a year agoRead review
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