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    Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

    Malindi Road, Bamburi, Mombasa 80101, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good33%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “tulia spa” (45 reviews)
    “kids club” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
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    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 August 2014

    Overall, we really liked Whitesands and would return if we go to Mombasa again. We stayed for one week in February with our three year old son. The first three or four days they did not have the pool slide working which bothered us since...More

    Thank Meehoo
    Response from Raj V, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & SpaResponded 6 August 2014

    Dear Guest. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for having chosen Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa as your preferred hotel during your recent holiday and having spared time to share your memorable experience in this forum. We have taken note...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2014

    We stayed for three nights and didn't want to leave. The reservation process was smooth and great customer service. They picked us up and the driver gave us warm towels to refresh ourselves and chilled bottled water after we settled in the shuttle. The check-in...More

    Thank Jags3
    Response from Raj V, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & SpaResponded 6 August 2014

    Dear Guest, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for having chosen Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa as your preferred hotel during your recent holiday and having spared time to share your memorable experience in this forum. We are pleased that...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2014

    My family traveled to Mombasa to visit relatives and enjoy a nice vacation. We chose the White Sands based on reviews and the proximity to our family. It was a great choice for our 12-night stay. The hotel and grounds are lovely. The staff treated...More

    Thank Dustyragg
    Response from Raj V, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & SpaResponded 23 August 2014

    Dear Guest. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for having chosen Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa as your preferred hotel during your recent holiday and having spared time to share your memorable experience in this forum. We have taken note...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

    The resort itself is beautiful with lovely pools and cosy seating areas. The restaurants have a wide selection of food but the food did seem to repeat itself a lot of the time so me and my husband did get a little bit bored of...More

    1  Thank Krissykk
    Response from Raj V, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & SpaResponded 23 August 2014

    Dear Guest, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for having chosen Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa as your preferred hotel during your recent holiday and having spared time to share your experience in this forum. From the outset we profusely...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

    Was in for a conference and their services were excellent apart from their conference which was not well arranged and materials and water not adequate but guess we were many of us and thought it's for holidays gate waysMore

    Thank Samuel M
    Response from Raj V, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & SpaResponded 23 August 2014

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$180 - US$394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Bamburi
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Bamburi
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Bamburi
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 335
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    • Bamburi
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    DiamondCloverLad
    30 June 2017|
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    Response from Shobhna S | Reviewed this property |
    No Drinks are not included in half board but there a super market a mile or 2 away Aquadrome a good eating and drinking place is a few steps away walking on the beach
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    21 June 2017|
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    Response from Nyakato | Reviewed this property |
    Choose a room with a big bed and a small bed, ground floor is better,, near the restaurant, but choose one not near the coco bar (can get too noisy at night)
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    "Room no. 3084 with L shape balcony. Great views of ocean and pool."
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    "Best rooms are sea view but obviously at a premium."
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