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    Hemingways Watamu

    P.O. Box 267, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    Traveller (141)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Pool & Beach (38)
    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good20%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    “fish” (30 reviews)
    “spent a week” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Tennis Court
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 242 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Stayed there over my holiday. The restaurant and bar staff made our stay memorable.They always knew our drinks.The service in the restaurant was very professional.Not forgetting the housekeeping staff who always made sure our room is always clean.

    Thank 981roy
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Having booked Christmas dinner at Hemingways Watamu with the famility, we had very high expectations from a self proclaimed "Luxury" hotel. The fact is that facilities are indeed beautiful. But when it comes to the staff, there is a huge need for training... How can...More

    1  Thank Jon_France_Portugal
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    So, we have booked a boat called "White Bear" for fishing. They ask for a 50% pre-payment, which is fine, some drinks and half a dozen beer. Everything started just great. But once we got to the boat and started moving into the ocean, the...More

    2  Thank Ilya M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Have just returned from spending New Year at the newly refurbished Hemingways. The extensive makeover is stunning and has managed to retain all the original charm of this lovely hotel but at the same time given it a fresh contemporary feel. The Gede coffee shop...More

    Thank moirab271
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    Hemmingway's is about to reopen in December! It has been completely revamped and is looking like it will be wonderful with a brand new café, spa, gym, reception and apartment wing. Right now the gardens are being landscaped and we can't wait to see them....More

    1  Thank Lucile F
    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
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    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Family Hotel in Watamu
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Watamu
    • #12 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
    • #18 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Watamu
    • Also Known As
    • Hemingways Hotel Watamu ,
    • Hemingways Hotel Malindi ,
    • Hemingways Resort Malindi
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    Traveller (141)
    Room & Suite (40)
    Pool & Beach (38)
    Dining (15)
    Hotel & Grounds (75)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
    Bathroom (3)
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    pmmcg
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Matty N | Reviewed this property |
    This depends where you come from. If you are nearby 4 nights will be really nice. I hope you find this helpful.
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    Room Tips
    "Be sure to have an appropriate charger!"
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    "Sea view rooms"
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    "Definitely ask for a room away from the pools and higher up to get a better sea view."
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    "all the rooms have fabulous views and I find all are quiet"
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