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Beautiful location, superb food.

Had a four night stay at Bamburi Beach Hotel in Mombasa with family. The Hotel was very good:great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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lovely beach. but busy

lovely beach. very busy with locals on friday around pirates area. didn't get bothered much with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Malindi Road, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 723 467107
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very nice beach just outside of Mombasa. It takes 20-30 minutes by car from Mombasa to get there. You will find several dive centers and travel agencies. I recommend sea safari on the beach. You can see a lot of marine life. If you...More

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a four night stay at Bamburi Beach Hotel in Mombasa with family. The Hotel was very good:great accommodation, very friendly staff, excellent food, and easy beach access. The beach was a beautiful private beach:clean white sand beach convenient to walk, run or just sit...More

Thank 755ayelea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its near the road a quite safe place for visiting next time definitely ill come back there great !!!

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

lovely beach. very busy with locals on friday around pirates area. didn't get bothered much with hawkers.

1  Thank fras65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bamburi beach is absolutely beautiful with lots to see and interesting people to meet. Wonderful trips can be had from the beach and souvenirs can be purchased from the government sponsored beach boys.

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You ask anyone in Mombasa for the best beach and they will tell you the Bamburi Beach or Pirates. However, it is not the best. It is too crowded and dirty from all the food sold around. Always go here accompanied by friends who are...More

Thank VirginiaNairobi
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Walking on the beach is best before luchtime. There are multiple bars on the coastline. In the evening the waterline is higher. There is no plastics in the water.

1  Thank Timo K
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Bamburi beach is beautiful, white sand, strewn with seaweed with azure blue sea. Its only downside are the peddlars, if you ignore them and walk on you are fine. My advice is wear sunglasses so you avoid eye contact with them,there were too many there....More

1  Thank 13Tasneem
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Sometimes dirty with seaweed. But nice walk. Easy parking. Strong breeze. Safe swimming. Quality hotels but not enough good cafes.

Thank nigelhenson
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The beach used to be a tad congested with people walking up to you, walking along side of you and generally annoying you with various offers of trips, pictures, jewerly etc. But this time there is very little of it. Seems like the beach police...More

1  Thank CarmelODolan
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