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    Hemingways Watamu

    P.O. Box 267, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (139)
          Pool & Beach (37)
          Room & Suite (35)
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good20%
          • Average8%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “north wing” (10 reviews)
          “fish” (29 reviews)
          “dress code” (5 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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          Turtle Bay Beach Club
          903 reviews
          #13 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          The Charming Lonno Lodge
          294 reviews
          #1 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          Medina Palms
          316 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          Mawe Resort
          262 reviews
          #3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
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          Reviewed 21 September 2013

          I stayed at Hemingways last month as part of my sisters wedding party and the entire team was absolutely brilliant. We really enjoyed the entire occasion and could not have asked for more. Particular thanks should go to the fishing centre team Agnes, George and...More

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          Reviewed 4 September 2013

          The whole Hemingways experience was wonderful, with excellent food and service all round. Special thanks goes to Agnes for the highly professional way she handled the whole wedding from beginning to end. She would make a top class wedding planner any where in the world....More

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          Reviewed 4 September 2013

          I spent 4 days at Hemingways towards end of August 2013. Everything was excellent , top of the list is the Service, food and the sundowner Dhow. A great place to stay with a loved one. The Marine park is awesome as well

          Helpful?1  
          Reviewed 3 September 2013

          I can't fault Hemingways. From arrival to departure (I spent a week there in August for my wedding) every member of staff went above and beyond to ensure that our stay was perfect. The rooms were lovely, the food plentiful and the service 5*. I...More

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          Reviewed 25 August 2013

          Really liked staying at hemingways. Very quiet and yet it has everything for a good break. Great food. Superb service and friendly staff- always smiling and ready to help. The pastry chef- very very good . Would recommend this to anyone wanting a slice of...More

          Helpful?1  
          Turtle Bay Beach Club
          903 reviews
          #13 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          The Charming Lonno Lodge
          294 reviews
          #1 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          Medina Palms
          316 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          Mawe Resort
          262 reviews
          #3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • 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
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Family Hotel in Watamu
          • #7 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
          • #10 Spa Hotel in Watamu
          • #12 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
          • #17 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 74
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Watamu
          • Also Known As
          • Hemingways Hotel Watamu ,
          • Hemingways Hotel Malindi ,
          • Hemingways Resort Malindi
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          Traveller (139)
          Pool & Beach (37)
          Room & Suite (35)
          Dining (11)
          Hotel & Grounds (68)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
          Bathroom (2)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          pmmcg
          Hi I can't find a booking website for Hemingways Watamu. I would like an estimate for 4 nights for 2 adults mid week in February 2018. Best regards Mary McGrath.
          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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          RobertKongoro
          How much can a joiner pay if they are citizens and joining your guest who is on All iclusive package.
          11 February 2017|
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          Robert L
          What's the price of a standard room fir a day ? Planning for next week .
          25 January 2017|
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          Room Tips
          "Be sure to have an appropriate charger!"
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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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