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Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

Jumia TravelUS$154*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cardiff
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited the Sarova Whitesands in February 2017. This is a beautiful hotel with excellent friendly staff, good quality rooms and a wide range of activities. However the highlight must be the superb quality of freshly cooked food on offer. My wife and I are vegetarians and we were spoilt for choice. In the grounds by the pool you will...

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience during your recent visit and would like to reassure you that we will continue to raise the bar so that we exceed the expectations of our guest. We value your support and look...

Douglas, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I moved to Whitesands unplanned, as my previous resort turned out to be a disaster so I knew nothing of it, other than a word of mouth recommendation from a really helpful local taxi driver. Whitesands is close to perfect. The facilities are exactly as described in their website, modern well equipped rooms AC minibars (sensibly priced) power showers, king...

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Lovosice
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice hotel, I have stay there 6 days.Directly at the beginning surprised me a 2 small lizards that run out of the lamp near by my main doors :o) . Rooms size is standard, what was fine that safe was really big that you can store there even bigger things not that would be necessary but good point. Room...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful stay at this hotel, the rooms are spacious and comfortable. The food was amazing. The location is also great because the white sandy beaches are just behind the hotel with is easily accessible.

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa. We feel honored to have been chosen as your hospitality partner and glad to note that we exceeded your expectations. I am sharing your commendations with the team particularly the kitchen staff who made the amazing food variety. We value your support and look...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Whitesands for two weeks over Easter (1-15th April) as a family with two children (aged 11 and 9). We also visited Salt Lick lodge on safari half way through the holiday (see separate review). Rooms and grounds- We had two interconnecting rooms which were large and nicely furnished, our housekeeper was delightful and kept them spotless. The...

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience. I am pleased to note and share your commendations with the team particularly animation team - Teddy, Bilow, Kibwana, Simon, Ramsey, Victor, restaurant and bars staff. We value your support and look forward...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sarova whitesands was a brilliant stay over the 3 nights during the low season. The staff were brilliant and had the best service always willing to assist and continuously helped us throughout. The rainy weather did not deter us from swimming in all 3 of the pools however Saturday was very pleasant. I also celebrated my birthday on the 5th...

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience during your recent visit and would like to reassure you that we will continue to raise the bar so that we exceed the expectations of our guest. We value your support and look...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Whitesands. I can remember, even as a kid frequently passing by the hotel gates and wondering what was inside.. Many years passed, I got married and got a kid. Finally, I got an opportunity to visit. I was impressed! Service - top notch Rooms - not so spacious but fully stocked, including clothes Iron,...

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Sarova Hotels. Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience during your recent visit and would like to reassure you that we will continue to raise the bar so that we exceed the expectations of our guest. We value...

Kenya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent few days here recently. The refurbished sea facing rooms are really nice, spacious and clean. The beds are big and comfortable, you can easily sleep two adults and one child in one bed. House keeping did a great job everyday. Excellent food and service throughout the hotel. A gentleman named Kalimbo gave great service at dinner...

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Sarova Hotels. Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience and would like to reassure you that we will continue to raise the bar so that we exceed the expectations of our guest. I am sharing your commendations with...

Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing place. I arrived at 9:25pm and left the following day at 8:00pm. Dinner in the evening was fantastic and I am a vegan! Great variety, good proportions and all included in the price. The room is fantastic and the next morning I went out on to the beach (50m from the room) and watched sunrise. Spectacular view...

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Sarova Hotels. Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience and would like to reassure you that we will continue to raise the bar so that we exceed the expectations of our guest. I am sharing your commendations with...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for the family, couples, business. Plenty of activities for everyone, clear water beach, Spa at great price, food for every culture, Nearby wildlife and very helpful staff on site. Can't wait to book up again

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Francis M, General Manager at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time out to give us your valuable feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your overall Sarova Whitesands experience and would like to reassure you that we will continue to raise the bar so that we exceed the expectations of our guest. I am sharing your commendations with our team particularly the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
East Africa's finest resort, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa is conveniently located on one of the longest magnificent beach fronts on the Kenyan coast. We take pride in ensuring our guests enjoy the most relaxing and comfortable stay in tastefully furnished rooms and suites offering spectacular ocean, pool and garden views. For dining and entertainment, guests can choose from three themed superb restaurants, two great bars, and the exclusive Cocos Beach Bar, overlooking the beautiful Mombasa Ocean. There are four outdoor swimming pools with water slides, spring board, diving boards and four floodlit tennis courts that also serve as a landing ground for helicopters. A fully equipped wellness and fitness club with state-of-the-art fitness equipment, a PADI diving centre and a host of water sports, like snorkelling and jet skiing are also available. Be it a family holiday with children, beach wedding, honeymoon, business meetings with a difference or special interests like deep sea diving or fishing, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa has something special for everyone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Malindi Road, Bamburi, Mombasa 80101, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Mombasa > Bamburi
Price Range: $239 - $470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 335
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Also Known As:
Sarova Whitesands Beach Hotel Bamburi
Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort And Spa
Whitesands Hotel Mombasa
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#1 Spa Hotel in Bamburi
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Bamburi
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Bamburi
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Most but not all rooms overlook the beach - choose accordingly”
carltonmcdonald, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“for a quiet holiday get rooms in the far end of the Hotel”
370bhavnak, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Sea Front rooms have good ocean view and enough ventilation”
joelg678, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I think all or most rooms have either beach or pool views”
Clsirey321, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the deluxe rooms are good”
jesica321, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
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