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Neem Tree, Vipingo

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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Mombasa, Coast Province
Situated on a cliff at the north end of Kuruwitu Marine Conservancy, this comfortable house with tasteful furnishings, enjoys lovely views and gentle breezes. It has a mature garden and a fun sundowner deck just above the Indian Ocean. There is a gorgeous 12 x 6m infinity pool with a stunning pool house. There is a cook, a housekeeper, a groundsman and a maintenance man who also runs errands. The house has good security with panic buttons in all the bedrooms and there has been no security issues in the 20+ years that we have owned the house. Staff quarters can accommodate one extra if required. Direct beach access at low - mid tide. Steps to beach relatively steep for the elderly/infirm. Beach access at very high tide or for elderly folk unable to manage the steps is only a couple of hundred metres down the road on the public access... Read more
Listing #FKN2304597
About the Owner
Lyndsey M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
Interaction with guests
I live in Nairobi and as such am not in the area to interact personally with guests. I am however at the end of a phone and my staff will take good care of you.
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Coo, Ardennen
Reviewed 1 February 2018


Date of stay: January 2018
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It was just awesome. From the beginning, all went smooth. Lyndsey went the extra mile(s!) to make sure we had all information that we could possibly need during our stay. The people she has working for her are lovely. The house is amazing, it is...More

Date of stay: May 2016
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

The house was just perfect for us. The pool area was amazing and the ocean view was spectacular. I think the best thing about our stay was staff. Reuben, Pili and Emmanuel made sure we were taken care of every day and they were always...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank robdem67
giftedtraveller, VR Owner at Neem Tree, Vipingo, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

I am so pleased that you had a good stay. You were a pleasure to host. Hope to welcome you back one day.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Kings
    3 Twins
    1 Bunk
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About the neighbourhood
Kuruwitu Beach is on an award winning Marine Conservancy. It is a residential area and as such there is no-one hassling you on the beach. There is a very attractive Beach Bar within walking distance of the house open Tuesday to Sundays for lunch. A ten minute drive away is Vipingo Ridge, a golfing estate with the only PGA branded golf course in Africa. The Ridge also has many other activities such as horse-riding, mountain biking, tennis and forest walks. Half an hour away is Kilifi with an excellent repertoire of water sports such as water-skiing, sailing etc. There are several very good restaurants in Kilifi.
Getting around
We recommend hiring a car (it is also possible to have a driver with the hired car who can stay on site) in order to maximise your stay. I can put you directly in touch with the company that offers my guests an excellent daily rate. If you prefer to use a taxi service, then I have an excellent driver with a 7 seater car that I can recommend. He is based half an hour away in Mtwapa.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Vipingo Ridge: 9.0 km
Railway: Mariakani: 50.0 km
There are 3 airport options:
Mombasa Airport is just over 40 km away and has the most flight options as well as usually being the cheapest. However traffic going through Mombasa and Mtwapa can mean the journey from the airport can take an unpredictable amount of time so it is not my favourite option. Most flights into Mombasa originate from JKIA Nairobi. Turkish Airlines flies into Mombasa from Europe.
Malindi Airport is just under 70 km away and will take a predictable amount of time - approximately 1 hour and it is a pretty drive.
Vipingo Ridge - there are direct flights on Safarilink from Wilson Airport, Nairobi to the private airstrip at the ridge which is 10 minutes away from the house. This is the most favourable and stress free option but usually does cost a bit more.
The SGR ra...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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