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Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 1 March 2015

On my son's mid term holiday we decided to do a short trip to Watamu. After checking on TA i found the Tembo Village which looked smart to me. I contacted the owners via FB chat and placed our reservation for two rooms HB straight away. We stayed two days/one night at Tembo Village and all of us enjoyed our...

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1Thank Chris K
Reviewed 21 February 2015

We walked into this lovely Kenyan decor private home/resort with an amazing garden and fresh juice awaiting us. The staff were so polite and provided exceptional service. The food was simple A-la-carte, freshly prepared with great detail. We enjoyed 3 days with the beach 10 minutes away by walking. The rooms were tastefully decorated and the room cleaned everyday. The...

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2Thank Azim N
Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 19 February 2015

I stayed at Tembo for 3days and I enjoyed every bit. Bettina Nguje offered such great customer services during our stay, she went further and recommended some sight seeing places, and activities we could enjoy around Watamu. Being my birthday and valentine weekend it was worthwhile.. You will never regret your stay at Tembo Village Resort.

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3Thank Wakesho15
Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We spent 4 days in Tembo Village and it has been good experience. The small resort is located on the main road connecting Watamu and Malindi just on the edge of the Watamu Town, about 500m from closest beach, 1,5 km from the centre of the town. It is relatively small place with beautiful garden and common areas, decorated with...

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 17 October 2014

I stayed with my husband in watamu on last august and for the third time I chose Tembo Village. It seems to came back at our african home!!!! Tina, the owner, was so frendly with us. The resort is simple but at the same time so pretty and relaxing. I read previous review and probably a misunderstanding happened because now...

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2Thank Titino4Ever
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 27 March 2014

Our family with two kids stayed at Tembo Village, and we were sorely disappointed. The room was ok - we were glad it seemed clean, and there was a nice pool. We knew from the beginning that only breakfast was included in the rate and that we'd have to take a tuk tuk to get to the beach. However, we...

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tinakenyaWatamu, Owner at Tembo Village Resort Watamu, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your review! We are very sorry you did not enjoy your stay at Tembo Village. I herewith kindly like to share my opinion to this. Let's please start with your arrival and our payment request. We needed to ask more then 2 days for the settlement of the 50% balance and finally you handed over a...

Winnipeg, Manitoba
Reviewed 24 March 2014

We spent 10 days at Tembo Village Resort and loved it! Bettina and all the staff are amazing. By the time we left we started to feel like family. The grounds are beautiful and so peaceful and we loved the pool. As a vegetarian I sometimes have a difficult time finding food that I enjoy but this was not the...

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Reda
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Thank you for a wonderful stay!It is very good hotel.Beautiful garden and swimming pool. Warm, homey interior. Clean and quiet rooms. Varied and delicious breakfast served at the cozy table in the shade of green garden(Let Mili advise something delicious:)) Good location, nearest beach 10 min walk but always You can take Tuk-Tuk ( maximum 300khs to Garoda ) and...

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1Thank Wasylczyszyn_k
Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 26 February 2014

Me and my friend visited Tembo Village Resort last week and we are so happy and pleased with our stay. Lovely staff, great breakfast, beautiful rooms and pool (which we almost had for ourselves). Hope we can come back soon!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Tembo Village is a lovely place and well located on a main road in Watamu. Bettina, family and staff were very helpful. It was extremely quiet in October this year, but we still had a good time enjoying the swimming pool, weather and food. The garden is amazing in the day, just use some mosquito spray in the evening.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tembo Village is a family-run boutique Hotel with 11 rooms and self catering apartments. The small Hotel is build in Swahili style on one acre of property, set in beautifully landscabed gardens, second road to Kenya`s internationally acclaimed Watamu National Marine Park. It offers guests an atmosphere of quality comfort, tranquility and privacy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tembo Village Resort Watamu

Address: Jacaranda Road | P.O. Box 504, Watamu 504, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Watamu
Price Range: €39 - €45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“The rooms next to the pool are bigger and they have A/C. They also have a bigger lounge area with comfortable day beds for a nice read as it also has a mini-library.”
 of 5 bubbles 795kuik, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“we had a room with air conditioning( works excellent), each room has mosquito nets on the windows, so the rooms are free of mosquitoes”
 of 5 bubbles Wasylczyszyn_k, 8 Mar 2014 | Read review
“all rooms are well furnished!”
 of 5 bubbles liliano666, 4 Nov 2013 | Read review
“There is a beautiful beach just a walk away and a snake park a minute away for those interested.”
 of 5 bubbles irenem0, 16 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Apartment is great!”
 of 5 bubbles colinf471, 7 Aug 2012 | Read review
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