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Turtle Bay Beach Club

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 April 2013

Positives: Wonderful wonderful staff who try very hard, beautiful grounds and very clean. Negatives: majority of guests have created an atmosphere that is inappropriate. Two thirds of the guests are elderly 60 (+) and at times it feels like a retirement village that you have...More

3  Thank kezchiz4444
Response from DDGM63, General Manager at Turtle Bay Beach ClubResponded 22 April 2013

Dear Trip Advisor reviewer, As a hotel we were most disturbed to read your report of 'nervous young African women' frequenting the hotel in the evenings as we are totally against this kind of tourism on our premises. We are a family hotel that prides...More

Reviewed 31 March 2013

Stayed at this hotel while on a big game fishing holiday with 2 friends,great hotel,most friendly staff you could ever wish to meet, could not do enough for you, food excellent,good clean rooms,great gardens,pools and beach,all in all a great good value hotel,will be going...More

2  Thank krm1967
Reviewed 26 March 2013

I have just returned from TBBC, and what a place. Absolutely fantastic. Lovely, lovely people, fantastic food, fantastic location. I can't fault anything about my holiday. I can now fully understand why so many people return time and time again.

4  Thank Fazzocks
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Turtle Bay proposes lots of activities such as beach volleyball, scuba diving lessons and boat trips to the reef, sailing. Food was great.there was a buffet and a pizza . The hotel is all inclusive and you can have as many drinks as you want....More

1  Thank Alexandre D
Reviewed 22 March 2013

Many people have reviewed the hotel and talked about the great staff, the food, rooms, location etc, so I'll talk about a few other things on offer. We are about to go to Turtle Bay again. we have been going for 14 years and this...More

2  Thank mzungus
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Watamu
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
#8 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Watamu
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
#8 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jennymantaray
14 September 2017|
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Response from rosco370 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few but they are not encourage as a few years ago they started taking things from the balconies and approaching people that were eating but we did see a few this Feb 2017 whilst there.
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Dreamtripswithzama
28 August 2017|
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Response from BiniWatamu | Property representative |
Hi, it takes 30 minutes from Malindi airport to Turtle Bay Beach Club. FRom Mombasa airport to Turtle Bay it takes 2 hours. Transfers can be booked with Turtle Bay. Best regards Sabine Marketing Manager Turtle Bay
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ricadams1
15 August 2017|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Don't book in advance with an agent here. You can save hundreds by waiting until you get to TBBC. There are many reliable and trustworthy local operators that will help you plan what you want at a cost to suit. If you plan... More
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