Mombasa city in Kenya is the hallmark of fun, relaxation and leisure. It is a second home to local and foreign tourists.
With its bustling nature being the port city of Kenya, it’s hotel industry has lived up to the expectations of many, thereby promoting it as a top holiday destination in Kenya. These are the top hotels you should visit during your vacation in Mombasa:
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa
The hotel is located in South Coast of Mombasa. This 143-roomed five-star hotel in Ukunda is perhaps the most outstanding in comfort and luxury. The rooms are tastefully decorated and the resort’s structure exudes a feel of modern architecture. Diani Reef Beach & Resort Spa is the place for romantic getaways, honeymoon and leisure due to its natural scenery blending in well with the African culture. It also has an on-site cinema, snooker and a kids club.
Ziwa Beach Resort
Ziwa Beach Resort was formerly known as Bamburi Beach Resort along Bamburi beach. Its
safari-style cottages steals the show. They are openly designed with a verandah, are en-suite, air conditioning and have spacious bathrooms. At Ziwa Beach Resort you can enjoy a cocktail by the pool and watch dhows sail in the Ocean.
Funzi Keys Resort
Located on Diani beach, Funzi Keys Resort is a nature’s paradise. It is the one place where you forget all your troubles as your feet sink deep into the white sand of the beach and take that long walk. Funzi Keys Resort has nine private bungalows and also offers kayaking, wind-surfing, fishing and diving.
Translated to mean early morning, Alfajiri Resort in Ukunda-South Coast is the perfect hideout for those who love privacy. American actors and ex-lovers Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie once stayed at the resort that boasts of a golf course of international standards, a cliff and a garden.
If you want to experience the true Kenyan feel, make your way to Kahama Hotel, a family-oriented establishment along Malindi Highway, North Coast. It is one of those classic but reasonably priced hotels in Mombasa. Every night, a resident DJ treats you to tantalizing music at the Kahama Sports Bar.
Tijara Beach Hotel
Tijara Beach Hotel along Ukunda-Likoni road has a reputation for luxury. The setting around the hotel oozes extravagance and lavish living in its four cottages with Swahili theme interior decor overlooking the oceanfront.