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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed there for 3 days, i must say that this is a hell of a place. The entrace looks like a semi-desert. Grass, flowers and BUSHES scream out for attention. Grass is yellow on the inner court, the place where they have the swimming pool. This place looks like it was top in the 80's, because there's still SHARP...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a once beautiful place. Unfortunately so run down now. Many things almost falling apart in the rooms. Restaurant arrangements nothing to write home about. Food leaves a lot to be desired. It might be very useful to close and do some significant renovations and rebranding

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was told the gym opens at 6:30 am but the trainer never showed up so gym never opened till roughly 10;30. The fish on the buffet was some sort of sea fish but no one I asked confidently said what it was one guy even told me it was tilapia but it wasn't

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Coulsdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The photos we were shown when booking our holiday were very old and outdated, probably from when the hotel was first built. We had to reject the first "THREE" rooms, due to poor electrical, state & conditions of the rooms, and the fourth was to some levels, acceptable. Please see the comments from the attached photos;

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Southern District, Israel
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful hotel,rooms are specious,view from rooms facing pool and sea fantastic The unlikely side of the hotel is it's like a ghost hotel no tourists only locals who came for three days xmas holiday and left ,the cause maybe I think is management is poor ,I had a broken toilet,bathroom was dirty no matter how many times I complained...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Love the AC rooms, bar and well hidden underground night club. The Wi-Fi speed is acceptable. Location is ideal and quiet. Watch the menu...very basic except breakfast.....good heavy breakfast. Good service within measure time. Be patient. Staff can direct you to other venues for an all rounded experience. Keep an eye out for the Chairman!!

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Stayed in dec 2016. House keeping poor. Great hotel with state of art conference facilities.but not maintained. Had visited this place when it was run by intercontinental some years back, service was superb then. Lacks basic neatness, a cardinal requirement for a hotel. Wifi poor in the rooms, basically all sports facilities are run down. They replaced all the old...

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Vannes, France
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We enjoyed the New Year's Eve Party in this hotel. Great Atmosphere, helpful staff, good company, beautiful location, delicious food. There was a cabaret of acrobats - they seemed good but unfortunately, it was difficult to see them as there was a spot light blinding the audience. The evening finale of fireworks over the Indian Ocean was spectacular

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Sure, it has an amazing beach view both during the day and night time, but the stupid security system they use on the doors is basically trash because 98% of the time the key card doesn't work. You'll have to make countless visits to the reception to ask to be relocated or the problem to fixed, but you'll have to...

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing beach, with a breathtaking night view of the ocean especially with the ship's docking and leaving. Good accommodation, food and pools for kids. Combined with mall shopping at the nearby Nyali mall, it's a perfect place for family holiday

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Mombasa Continental Resort

Address: Shanzu Beach Malindi Rd, Shanzu, Mombasa 80101, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Mombasa > Shanzu
Price Range: ₹ 6,151 - ₹ 11,365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mombasa Continental Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 183
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Mombasa Continental Hotel Bamburi
Mombasa Continental Resort Shanzu, Kenya, Africa
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“Sea view, although all are in poor state of maintenance”
 of 5 bubbles ellyn2014, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The photos we were shown when booking our holiday were very old and outdated, probably from when the hotel was first built.”
 of 5 bubbles farid7866, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms facing the pool are good. Keep off the extreme North side wing rooms (BAD VIEW) and the best are the few that view the Ocean”
  • Sunrise from the 3rd Floor Ocean view room
 of 5 bubbles zougas2017, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the sea so no problem here”
 of 5 bubbles 655kimk, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Need some work on the rooms, can't express opinion, individual choice.”
 of 5 bubbles sheelav2013, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
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