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    Sand Island Beach Cottages

    Tiwi Beach, Tiwi, Kenya
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good16%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the managers” (16 reviews)
    “fresh fish” (26 reviews)
    “samosas” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Airport Transportation
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
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    71 - 75 of 177 reviews

    Reviewed 23 March 2014

    This is a perfect getaway. I am not into sandy beaches (prefer to jump into the sea from a cliff :-), but this place is lovely. Managed by lovely friendly people, cottages are simple and very tastefully done, view from the veranda is gorgeous, you...More

    Thank lizade
    Response from SandIsland, General Manager at Sand Island Beach CottagesResponded 4 April 2014

    It was lovely to have you and your brother to stay and thank you so much for taking the time to review us. The 'no beach boy' factor is wonderful for a truly relaxing and enjoyable beach experience and the fishermen have learnt that if...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2014

    I brought my family to Sand Island Beach Cottages and couldn't have been happier. The kids freely came and went to the beach all day without our supervision. The cottages were very comfortable. We hired a cook who knew how to make great seafood that...More

    Thank MN-NBOTraveler
    Response from SandIsland, General Manager at Sand Island Beach CottagesResponded 4 April 2014

    Sand Island is a great place for children - safe swimming, great rock pools, snorkeling and the beach so close that parents can relax on the patio of their cottage whilst the kids enjoy the sand and the sea. It was wonderful meeting your whole...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2014

    Super-relaxing holiday, cottage was 20 metres from the beach, a simple place to stay, great place to get away and chill out. Great snorkelling, beautiful rockpools, and saw a giant turtle! You can buy fresh seafood and prawns on the beach and have them cooked...More

    Thank sunseeker19102
    Response from SandIsland, General Manager at Sand Island Beach CottagesResponded 4 April 2014

    Wonderful having you to stay and so pleased that you had a good time here in our little bit of unspoilt paradise on the Kenya South Coast. Seeing the turtle was so exciting - she (or another) came back last week, again got caught by...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2014

    My fourth time in Sandisland Beach Cottages was absolutely paradise like as the last three times and even better. The self contained makuti roofed cottages, with inbuilt natural air conditioning, are as close to the beach as possible. The sea with a coral garden in...More

    Thank Ulrike L
    Response from SandIsland, General Manager at Sand Island Beach CottagesResponded 4 February 2014

    A true 'Sand Islander' and we couldn't have written it better ourselves. It is very special for us, and I am sure for all the previous Managers, that this was now your fourth visit and you enjoyed it as much or perhaps even more as...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2014

    Sand island is great if you are looking for a beautiful spot to unwind and relax. The beach is not quite the soft sand of Diani, but it is still a lovely setting.The cottages are simply furnished, clean and comfortable. Each has a sea view...More

    Thank Helen S
    Response from SandIsland, General Manager at Sand Island Beach CottagesResponded 4 February 2014

    Thank you very much for taking the time to review us; certainly seclusion is something we promote and our geography helps as at high tide we’re cut off from beaches to the north and south rendering us ‘private’. Diani does, indeed, offer the chance to...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$ 24 - US$ 34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Tiwi
    • Also Known As
    • Sand Island Beach Cottages Hotel Mombasa
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    nicola s
    11 March 2016|
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    Response from SandIsland | Property representative |
    Thanks to all for writing to this guest whilst we were away for a few days in Tanzania. Nicola, as mentioned by our guests, we are very much operational and on our website front page you will see the 'Excellence' badges from... More
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    Carlos S
    1 September 2015|
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    Response from SandIsland | Property representative |
    Hi Carlos, please look on our website under the 'Contact Us' section. Telephone and email address is there.
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    "All the cottages have lovely sea views."
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    "Arty is very transparent manager. Talk to him, tell him your situation and he ll recommend whats best for you"
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    "Ask the office to rent reef shoes - this area of the coast does have sea urchins and coral."
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    "All of the cottages are great - there is no way to lose."
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