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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

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Wales
Reviewed 10 August 2009

From the moment we stepped out of the bus into the lobby until the time I tearfully got back onto the bus 2 weeks later, we were in a little piece of heaven on earth. The journey from the airport to the hotel took around 3 hours, for some reason we were waiting aboard the bus in the airport for...

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Lancashire
Reviewed 5 August 2009

I have just returned from honeymoon in Kenya and after a 5 night safari, Pinewood was a real tonic. Feeling pretty exhausted after all the early mornings and nearly all day everyday on the road pinewood village was just the ticket. The rooms are really well set up so no-one is overlooked, the staff cannot do enough for you and...

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2Thank beckow
Cambridge, England
Reviewed 4 August 2009

We booked Pinewood Village Beach Hotel directly after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. It is simply the nicest place we have ever stayed. We spent 4 nights in two standard adjoining rooms before going on safari. After a long and somewhat stressful journey we rapidly relaxed when we walked down to the back and...

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3Thank camval
Cork,Ireland
Reviewed 30 July 2009

My husband and I stayed for a total of 11 days ay Pinewood. We just arrived home today. It had come highly recommended by my friend who was my travel agent when booking. Our welcome to Pinewood couldn't have been nicer- lovely touches like having a welcome display for us on arrival,a fruit punch drink (provided much needed refreshment after...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 27 July 2009

From the moment I walked into the lobby of Pinewood Village, I felt the stress leave my body. The decor is exquisite, simple yet elegant. The staff was super friendly and helpful. Bahari Bar was awesome! and the creole cocktail rocked! We arrived on a Friday, and had the most romantic beach barbecue ever! We had booked a beach front...

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Walderslade, Kent
Reviewed 26 July 2009

The Pinewood Village Beach Resort is small, low key and absolutely wonderful. We have never felt so at home in a hotel before. It is peaceful, the surroundings are beautiful, the rooms are simple but stunning and the staff are brilliant. Special thanks to Pamela, Justus, William, Jimmy, Wilfred and Ngomani. Can't wait to go back again. Jackie and Paul...

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indiana
Reviewed 24 July 2009

We stayed at Pinewood at the frontend of our trip to relax and recover from jetlag .We found the Hotel to be friendly, comfortable, and the food good. The beach area was beautiful. Very Peaceful if you are looking for more I would not pick this hotel not much to do . but for relaxing it is perfect.

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1Thank pmr
UK
Reviewed 20 July 2009

We stayed here for 5 nights for our honeymoon. Firstly we would like to say how good and hardworking and friendly the ground staff were. The management however, well, more about that later…. We stayed in a suite and chose the option of a personal chef. We arrived at 6pm on 13 July. We were shown to our room and...

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1Thank CNWBrighton
Bedfordshire
Reviewed 14 July 2009

We arrived at the Pinewood Village for the second week of our honeymoon in June. The moment we arrived at the hotel we knew that we were in for a real treat. The hotel had put the names of myself and my husband on the front notice board at the entrance announcing a big welcome to the happy honeymoon couple...

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3Thank MorningMartin
London
Reviewed 4 July 2009

Our stay at Pinewood was booked for seven nights after an amazing week of safari in the Masai Mara. Pinewood cannot be faulted for its cleanliness neither for the attention and level of staff service. We were made to feel very welcome for all of our stay. The pool is comfortable, clean and has a good sun aspect . The...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pinewood Village is a small boutique beach and water sport resort. It is situated on the stunning deserted shores of Galu Beach, one of the finest beaches in Kenya. It is relaxed and informal. Personalised and friendly service is at the forefront. The resort is set amidst heavy tropical flora and palms and attracts the endangered Colobus Monkey and over 100 bird species from the surrounding forest. Hotel newly refurbished jun 2006. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Diani Beach Road | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Galu Beach
Price Range: €119 - €213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Pinewood Beach Resort And Spa
Pinewood Beach Hotel Ukunda
Pinewood Village Beach Hotel
Pinewood Village Beach Ukunda
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Galu Beach
#1 Luxury Hotel in Galu Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galu Beach
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