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Dili
Reviewed 11 March 2014

I stayed only 1 night at Mela's but I really, really like it, what I can't say about Malindi in general. It was the best BB I have found so far in Africa. The rooms are basic, but nice and clean and there is a very nice lounge area and a nice pool. The owner and staff were very friendly....

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 January 2014

I stayed at Mela's b&b for 6 weeks between last December and January and everyday I felt at home. The owner Gianni and Wilma are great hosts - always available to give you a great advice on what to do/where to go and have a chat to make you feel welcome. The premises of the villa are really good -...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 2 months. B&B Mela´s is very well located in a quite area, just a few minutes tuc tuc ride to the centre and 5 minutes walk to the beach. The rooms are very clean, the pool side is well kept, the food is great and Gianni (the owner) and Wilma are the best...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Wilma, Gianni and the staff gave us a quite magical experience. With a few thunderstorms during our stay, it was never an inconvenience sitting in the pillared living room with a Tusker. The food was wonderful as were the suggestions for local safaris and fishing - I caught a marlin! The staff were attentive and friendly and the bedrooms cool...

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nairobi
Reviewed 13 June 2013

We would like to thank you for a wonderful plesant stay keep it up and looking forward to come back.. You could reach nearly every place in Malindi in about ten minutes with a tuktuk.Perfect place to relax for a way moments its very good.The grounds and pool were well-maintained. Our bedroom was clean and the shower and bathroom ....

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Osnabrück, Deutschland
Reviewed 15 April 2013

The Mela`s B&B is the ideal place to have relaxed days in Malindi. The bed- and bathrooms, the dinning place (outside) and the poolarea are lovely decorated and in a nice condition. The owners are very friendly. You could reach nearly every place in Malindi in about ten minutes with a tuktuk.

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Reviewed 22 December 2012 via mobile

My husband and I are from the USA but now live in Nairobi. We came to Malindi to escape the craziness and relax which made Mela the perfect place for us. Giani, the owner made us feel very welcome and made suggestions for restaurants, bars, and beach parties. The grounds and pool were well-maintained. Our bedroom was clean and the...

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bbmela, Manager at B&B Mela's, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your flattering comments. We really appreciated

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 29 November 2012

We stayed there for 6 nights, it is a very nice place! Quiet surrounding, only a few minutes walk to the beach. A little bit far from town, but with a tuk tuk Malindi can be reached within 10 minutes. So it is a perfect place for a relaxed, private, easy going holiday. The pool is nice, and the compound...

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bbmela, Manager at B&B Mela's, responded to this review

Dear guest. Thank you very much for finding time to write a review about us. We really appreciated your comments. Hope to see you again in the future

Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 24 August 2012

Mela's is a dream holiday that came true for my friends and i...top service and the welcome from Mary the manager and staff-amazing!!! Not forgetting the environment so cool.I want to come back to Mela's anytime.

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bbmela, Manager at B&B Mela's, responded to this review

So pleased for what you wrote about us! Thank you!!

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 1 June 2012

Absolutely over any expectation. fascinating place to spend my holiday, everything cool. the charming atmosphere, the warm welcome by Gianni Bassi, the elegance and the attention on general service. Nice and comfortable swimming pool and not last the beach and seaside so close. Why not get back there next time?

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bbmela, Manager at B&B Mela's, responded to this review

Thank you so much....We are happy we contributed to making your stay in Malindi a pleasant experience! Welcome back.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated along Casuarina Rd, opposite Kilili Baharini Resort, 100 metres from the main road. We offer Dstv, free internet, air conditioning and hot water in all rooms, swimming pool, top security and a specious tropical garden. Maximum comfort and privacy ... more   less 

Additional Information about B&B Mela's

Address: Casuarina | POBox 5118, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: $68 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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