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Maisha Marefu

10 reviews
Evening Dining
Living Space
Garden Baobab Tree (we also have home grow coconuts for breakfast)
Local Beach
Fishing with the 'locals'
TukTuk Taxi
Bedroom with double lamu bed & net
Bedroom with twin lamu beds & nets
Kitchen (that comes with a cook!)
Living area
One of four ensuite bathrooms
Local sport
House & Pool
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4 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Malindi, Coast Province
Please note that prices are quoted for 2 people sharing one room.
Maisha Marefu Accommodates 8 people in 4 double rooms with 4 en-suit bathrooms. Swimming pool, lounge, dining room and a huge veranda and fully equipped kitchen. The villa has staff for cooking and cleaning. Activities in the local area include: Beaches, snorkelling, diving, fishing, wildlife and bird viewing, golf and beach activities through the hotels and resorts close by.

The house is one row back from the beach. It is set in the up market area of Casuarina and is situated directly opposite the Malindi Marine Park, its beaches and beach bars. Being slightly elevated the villa is blessed by the cool sea breeze all year round. The villa is well situated for Malindi town centre, the Malindi airport and the Malindi and Watamu Kenyan North Coast resorts, game parks and fore...
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About the Owner, Chris D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Oct 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 10 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL39079
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Reviewed 25 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

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Daniel K
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We enjoyed our three week stay at Maisha Marefu! The house is in a very good condition and well maintained, the staff is very friendly and helpful! The house is much bigger as it looks on the picture. It has 4 self contained rooms with a double bed each, most rooms have space to add more beds. We stayed with...

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Thanks very much for the great review. I will pass the complements onto the staff. Chris


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
    1 Half bath
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    4 Twins
    2 Sofas
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About the neighbourhood
Malindi is situated on the East Coast of Africa in Kenya, 500 km South East of Nairobi, and 160km North East of Mombasa. Transport in and around the town is done by 'Tuk-tuk', the local 3 wheel taxi survice. Connections to Malindi are either by road or air where Malindi town is serviced frequently by flights from Mombasa and Nairobi. Malindi, one of the major beach resorts in Kenya, boasts some of the best beaches in the world. Malindi town originally a small fishing village dates back to before the early 14th Century. Malindi is a thriving town, well serviced with boutiques, shops, supermarkets, hotels and resorts. It continues to portray the quaintness of a small fishing village and is the perfect holiday destination for those wanting a break in the sun
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Malindi: 4.0 km
The house is aprox. 4 km from Malindi Airport or aprox. 2 hours drive from Mombasa Airport.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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