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Kola Beach Resort
Ranked #1 of 28 Hotels in Malindi
Certificate of Excellence
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6 reviews
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“Will surely come back!”
Reviewed 24 July 2013

It a very beautiful hotel.., the services were excellent...the food was very good, and the waiters were always helpful. But i find the beds too hard to sleep on and put some tv on the rooms! I would highly recommend this hotel to couples who need some time out of the city life.

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 12 April 2012

I've just returned from 4 spectacular nights at Kola Beach Resort...where do I begin? After 20 years of visiting the Kenyan coast, this is simply the best place I have stayed at.
The resort itself is small in comparison to those found in Mombasa and Diani, but that is infact the best bit about it. Your villa, the pool, the reception, the beach and the fantastic restaurant are all 2-3 minutes away making the whole resort accessible and enabling you to enjoy every aspect of it...
We were in a VERY large group of up to 40 people, not easy for any hotel to handle, however, the staff at Kola Beach attended to our every request - even to the extent of providing a personal chef for our party to cater for the vegetarian cuisine requirements.

The food on the a la carte menu was outstanding - ranging from fresh fish, to lobster, squid and fresh tiger prawns, being an Italian resort, the pasta was of course superb.
The pool area is very nice and uniquely laid out with white four posted beds and lounge chairs, it looks very chic. The beach, is completely isolated and feels like a private beach. It is very clean with no seaweed and very beautiful.

The majority of our party had not even heard of Mambrui, let alone Kola Beach, but we all left knowing that it is one of the best resorts on the Kenyan coast.

Room Tip: Villa 16 is probably the best villa with amazing views of the pool, the beach and the beautiful Indi...
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with family
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Property: Kola Beach Resort
Address: Lamu Road | Mambrui Junction, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Ski-In / Ski-Out Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi
#1 Spa Hotel in Malindi
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#5 Family Hotel in Malindi
#7 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kola Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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