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The Sands At Chale Island

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is definitely island paradise. We visited the island for a wedding and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The island, beach and wildlife were amazing. Sunrises over the sea did not disappoint. The food was fresh, abundant and delicious. The staff were all very helpful. The rooms...More

Thank baflier
Reviewed 2 days ago

My partner and I came to stay at The Sands At Chale Island for 5 nights at the end of August following a week of Safari following our week long safari. We arrived exhausted so the quiet peacefulness of Chale Island was exactly what we...More

Thank stephmcginty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I struggled a bit writing this review as I wanted and expected to fall in love with this island. I had been following Chale on social media for awhile and was so excited to finally get there but there’s good and not so good that...More

Thank Christina K
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 6 days ago

good morning from chale island and thank your time writing so detailed review about your 4 nights staying, thank you for your compliment about our location your general good impression about your holiday, we would like to make a small comment about your not good...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the perfect island paradise getaway if you want something pure bliss with a stunning beach & tranquil waters then this is the place. The food is amazing all fresh & the catch of the day is something else. Also really great drinks the...More

Thank midge123
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 6 days ago

Hello and thank you for all the sweet compliments you shed our way. we feel so elated that you gave us an opportunity to serve you and we must say, the pleasure was all ours. It is heartwarming to lean that your vacation was successful...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is really amazing. A white sand beach with turquoise sea, 3 swimming pools, SPA, big and nicely furbished rooms... We are not used to luxurious places, we could afford it just because it was our honeymoon so we are not spoiled at all,...More

Thank Francesco S
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 1 week ago

good morning from chale island, first of all thank you taking your time to write a review, we all of us glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you can imagine as well to visit us again in your future...More

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About
Description
Owned and managed by the same team of sister resort The Sands At Nomad, this small, personal "boutique" resort is the perfect island getaway for those seeking the ultimate in relaxation, tranquility and Island ...More flair. The resort was completely renovated in 2006 and has been built with a very strong focus on the envirnmental beauty of the Island. Two swimming pools, a mystical SPA and a well equiped watersports facility fullfil every wish. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Top resorts Hotels
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Luxury
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On the Beach
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Family
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Top resorts Hotels
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Luxury
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On the Beach
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Family
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$169 - US$462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands At Chale Island Hotel Diani
,
Sands At Chale Island Ukunda
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$169 - US$462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands At Chale Island Hotel Diani
,
Sands At Chale Island Ukunda
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
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Traveller (1,028)
Pool & Beach (233)
Room & Suite (158)
Dining (31)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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Questions & Answers
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Tatiana K
24 August 2018|
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Response from Melanie B | Reviewed this property |
They charge for kayaks, kite surfing, you need to go nearer Diani
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Lucy H
25 July 2018|
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Response from taszul | Reviewed this property |
three sibfit in one single bed. however you can request for a second double bed in which all can fit. there is enough room for two double beds and mosquito nets can be provided for all beds on request. please do not forget... More
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"Go for the Banda rather than the hotel.. it's definitely worth the extra!"
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"Would not choose the overwater version, penthouse is amazing and so are the chalets-depending on the location."
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"Some of the Bandas had a small private front area with outside shower. Others are right on the walkway."
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"Bandas are large, and have great views. Suite on the rocks is stunning. Standard rooms are excellent. Higher..."
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