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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 6 November 2015

This has got to be one of the best resorts in the country, from the friendly staff the Olympic size pool to the beach bar and the Spa experience. I can go on forever this place is a must visit for all

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, We do wish you a Happy 2016, We are humbled that you *stumbled into a discovery* and enjoyed your stay with us and we appreciate your compliments. We continue to be committed to provide you and all our guests with the highest standard of service in the industry. We do look forward to your anticipated continued patronage...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Where do I start! Service was great, the staff are really kind and very helpful. And the beach! The beach is beautiful, I thoroughly enjoyed watching the sunrise. The food was delicious... I want to go back!!!

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, We do wish you a Happy 2016, Great Service!!, Kind & helpful staff ! Beautiful beach,,!! Who wouldn,t want to live here forever?? You are most welcome to visit us once again. #MakeitKenya #TembeaKenya Thank You

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 14 October 2015

It was simply amazing!! It is truly a hidden gem. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The food..the food was simply amazing chef Mohammed is very talented. I would go back all the way just for the crab ravioli. I must return with my boys.

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, We do wish you a Happy 2016, We appreciate your compliments. Simple amazing, Hidden gem, Amazing chef, Amazing food. Anticipated return. You are most welcome to visit us once again. #MakeitKenya #TembeaKenya Thank You

Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Charming Staff Welcome, The GM. Mr Harvey one on one connection. The clear water's of a lovely pool that meets you from Reception area , The Spa,nice sweet feel... I was home away from home ,"Just Awesome".The ocean front beach view oooooooh...my , I am for sure coming back . We loved the custom made biting's and meals by the...

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, We do wish you a Happy 2016, We are humbled by your enlightening comments. Karibu Tena. #MakeitKenya #TembeaKenya Thank You

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 8 October 2015

One of the most beautiful hotels I have been along the Coast! The beach is to die for! My morning jog on the beach was phenomenon, but my night walk was divine! Food is fresh and creatively prepared. The SPA is a master piece with super experienced staff. Basically, I would give it six stars

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, We do wish you a Happy 2016, We continue to be committed to provide you and all our guests with the highest standard of service in the industry. You are most welcome to visit us once again. #MakeitKenya #TembeaKenya Thank You

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Stayed at Ocean Beach Resort 2 weeks ago with my colleagues and i recommend everyone to go there in their lifetime. The services are fantastic,so are the facilities, plus the beach is private.Go there

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First, We do wish you a Happy 2016, Thank you for your recommendations and we appreciate your compliments. You are most welcome to visit us once again. #MakeitKenya #TembeaKenya Thank You

Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 8 October 2015

The hotel is beautiful, it has a nice front beach and the palm trees and the green grass make the place awesome and cool. its a place for someone who wants to be away from noisy traffic and a person who wants a piece of mind. The staff are awesome and to top it up the Chef Mohamed he is...

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Trip To Remember Can,t Be Minus, Piece Of Mind, Awesome Staff, Awesome Culinary Chef, Awesome Resort. AWESOME! AWESOME! AWESOME!* = Ocean Beach Resort Thank You, We Appreciate & Value You.

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The service was awesome, especially enjoyed the snack trays, those tiny pizzas were to die for. One of the best hotels in Kenya, Amazing beach, lovely garden, really nice pool area and spa. am definately coming back for an extended visit.

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Much appreciation for your time to visit and sample our tiny pizzas,& excellent snack trays. Try a night too next time, you won,t regret it. Thank You, We Appreciate & Value You.

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I was to be in Malindi on business for five days and I must say, I'm glad I discovered this gem called OBRS. I ended up extending my stay to seven days. The initial 5 days were for work purposes and decided to take the another two to kick back and enjoy the hotel. And here's why..... OBRS has got...

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Much appreciation for your awesome review and awesome business time that you experienced at our resort. With gratitude, i paraphrase your words.. **The place is quite literally breath taking. Its the kind of place you want to visit every so often, to unwind, to slow down, to relax,,** Thank You, We Appreciate & Value You.

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We enjoyed our time at Ocean Beach Resort! 3 families and we had all traveled to the place together. Great reception by the front office staff, and later welcomed by the GM. The rooms are awesome, loved the mattresses!! Great food, great presentation, friendly and courteous staff. You must experience the SPA! Loved the pools and kids had a great...

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Harvey N, General Manager at Ocean Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, When Families have a great time,kids have a great time and enjoyful stay ,we are left with a harmonious energy. We are grateful and thank you for your patronage. Thank You and see you soon.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
FIVE STARS EXPERIENCE. Ocean Beach Resort is a superior deluxe five star hotel that takes hospitality back to its essence with its unique style of tropical early 20th century style with wooden roofs and elegant wooden floors. It is situated in the sand dunes beach two kilometers north Malindi Township. Malindi, the pearl of Kenyan Coast. This is the favorite destination for those whom are looking for something special. The hotel is on the beach, adjacent to the Malindi Golf and Country Club and only two kilometers north of Malindi Town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Golf & Country Club, Beach Road | P.O. Box 5296, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: ₹ 9,469 - ₹ 20,240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ocean Beach Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 35
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#1 Family Hotel in Malindi
#3 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
#6 Luxury Hotel in Malindi
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
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