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Shimoni Reef Lodge

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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

All the good things about the Shimoni Reef Lodge: The restaurant, bar and sitting area are beautiful, well kept and with lovely breeze flowing through. You look out at the Pemba Channel and see fishing boats go in and out. The staff are fantastic. The...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Shimoni is an old fishing (and slave trading) village , remote, secluded and peaceful , 15 km of dirt road off the main sealed highway, 90 km from Mombasa, just on the border with Tanzania. The hotel is situated at the end of the village...More

8  Thank IaninKenya
Reviewed 10 February 2014

This is not for those that want to party hard, but it is the most relaxing laid back beautiful place to unwind. The rooms are really comfortable and spacious. The staff were amazing, especially Sammy, they couldn't do enough for me, and I had a...More

2  Thank Zarina1966
Reviewed 10 February 2014

We booked the Coral House via airbnb and only found out late that this was actually part of the Shimoni Reef Lodge. The Shimoni Reef Lodge is old and a bit run down. I think the owners know this and just use it as their...More

2  Thank koends12
Response from Ann G, Director of Sales at Shimoni Reef LodgeResponded 14 February 2014

We are really glad to know that you had an amazing time at our lodge. It is a privilege to have had you on board to enjoy our excellent dishes prepared by our chef (Pambo), and also to have taken advantage of the magnificent surroundings....More

Reviewed 4 February 2014

We had almost a week at the lodge and after the first night in a cottage were moved to "upstairs" which has an incredible view of the bay, harbour and Wasini Island. No, it's not a flashy resort, but the staff and ambience more than...More

Thank mangroveman
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$127 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Try to get the lower number cottages if they are available. You get a better view."
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"TRAVEL TIPS: • order your seafood in advance – the local lobster is great – and enjoy eating it watching..."
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"very average avoid it...."
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"They are all great - we had the last room next to the pool"
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