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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We holidayed here over the long New Year's weekend. Outwardly, this looks like a nice place but service is lacking and the villa we stayed in was poor. Good points include: Spacious grounds, two clean and large swimming pools, a good and secluded beach, safe locale (you can venture comfortably outside the hotel for a walk but there is nothing...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Booked a Villa for a week, Had a great time. Its just the perfect getaway for friends as you have a whole house to yourself. The facilities are also well maintained. Though I wish they had WIFI through out the hotel. All in All, I was very pleased

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Located outside Malindi the location is good. The facilities are good with a large respectable swimming pool. Located next to the beach. The villas are well kept, clean and spacious. Our booking had some confusion since we booked through an agent or an individual villa manager.

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Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

It's a good relaxing silent holiday resort. Services are socials, restaurants and fabulous food displayed on with the best yummy pizzas ever in the coastline of kenya. Weekend shows are amazing. Karibuni means welcome with ancient Italian type made villas and room is the most attracting

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Kampong Cham, Cambodia
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We arrived late at Mombassa Airport, and after a few calls the driver of the Karibuni Villas collected us. The drive was 2 and half hours in the darkness. The 1st Villa in the middle of the compound, that was offert to us was in a bad conditions, the woodworms had taken over the place. Next morning they shifted us...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 14 November 2014

We had a good holiday stay at this nice place, kenyan chef makes good meals for the group. food quality is good. this has a pizza hut for dinner and get tasty big pizza for all. has good spacious villas.

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Mambrui, Coast, Kenya
Reviewed 15 October 2014

under new management and ownership,this place has improved a lot lately!...ideal for relaxing..having good food(mainly italian and swahili)...playing tennis...going for a walk on a long,deserted beach..two beautiful clean pools...and open green spaces.....free wi-fi service is available at the reception,main restaurant and bars,and by the pool....i recommend it to everyone.

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Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Fabulous place to go for holiday, Nice restaurant and superb service and good attendants. Change of management has braught change of environment in the whole place . Clean swimming pools and walk ways. Hotel rooms are like traditional style and swahili taste. But clean.will recommend any one to go and experience,.

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India
Reviewed 24 February 2014

Karibu -ni Villas as the name suggests was very welcoming . Right from the reception to the restaurants and the housekeeping services , Very Appealing ! beautiful surroundings , white sands , indian ocean at a stone's throw , overall an amazing experience . Food in both restaurants were good and the pizza was yummy ! Recommend to all to...

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Wasilla, Alaska
Reviewed 14 January 2014

Best things about resort: Swimming pools, Gardens, Adjacent to Indian Ocean and white sands When we arrived at the resort, we were given room #125. Unit #125, however, 1) lacked a functional air conditioner, athough the outside temperature was 91 degrees F; 2) there was no hot water; 3) the toilet didn't work, so the turds stayed in it; 4)...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Karibuni villas is the largest tourist complex in the North Coast and is composed of a hotel complex and villas set amidst colorful and lush gardens where you can enjoy a holiday in which you will feel free to have your privacy without sacrificing comfort of hotel services.Guests also a TV room with satellite reception, two swimming pools, private beach, beach towel service, laundry service ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karibuni Villas

Address: Mambrui, Malindi, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi > Mambrui
Price Range: ₹ 3,331 - ₹ 4,677 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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“corner cottages are better as they are a little away from the pool but close enough to walk to so the noise from the pool would not disturb you.”
  • The cottage i stayed in
 of 5 bubbles NutanR, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
“I stayed only at Villa 53. There are many villas but this one was exquisite and right there near a wonderful beach!”
 of 5 bubbles BabaZedi, 28 May 2012 | Read review
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