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Turtle Bay Beach Club

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Traveller (831)
Pool & Beach (252)
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beach boys”(124 reviews)
“fun base team”(34 reviews)
“water polo”(32 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Accessing the beach with a knee problem is almost impossible unaided , very disappointing.Nothing has been done to provide an easy/stable access point , just a pile of moving, splitting sand bags.Not good enough !!! Wonderful staff could not do enough for us, excellent food...More

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Thank judithcY1721YK
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Just got back having spent two weeks at turtle bay beach club, this hotel never fails to impress me, if you haven't been , you must give this hotel a try , it's in a fantastic location and the service at this hotel is the...More

1  Thank keithburns
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Turtle bay is a relatively unassuming hotel. All the staff I encountered were extremely pleasant and obliging. The meals, while not hugely varied were pleasant & it was a welcome suprise for me that all drinks & refreshments outside of meal times were complimentary (I...More

Thank MissCarolineN
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I have a relative living in Watamu and we visit from the UK approximately once a year. We always stay at Turtle Bay and we have never been disappointed. The staff are so friendly and the food is delicious. There are two pools and we...More

Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The Turtle Bay is a three star hotel, it could improve on that with some changes but one thing that makes it 5 star is the staff. The nicest people you could ever meet. Yummy food and they also have amazing dancers, musicians and acrobats...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 137 - US$ 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
#7 Family Hotel in Watamu
#8 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 137 - US$ 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Watamu
#7 Family Hotel in Watamu
#8 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (831)
Pool & Beach (252)
Room & Suite (97)
Dining (38)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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jennymantaray
13 September 2017|
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Response from rosco370 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few but they are not encourage as a few years ago they started taking things from the balconies and approaching people that were eating but we did see a few this Feb 2017 whilst there.
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Dreamtripswithzama
28 August 2017|
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Response from BiniWatamu | Property representative |
Hi, it takes 30 minutes from Malindi airport to Turtle Bay Beach Club. FRom Mombasa airport to Turtle Bay it takes 2 hours. Transfers can be booked with Turtle Bay. Best regards Sabine Marketing Manager Turtle Bay
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ricadams1
15 August 2017|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Don't book in advance with an agent here. You can save hundreds by waiting until you get to TBBC. There are many reliable and trustworthy local operators that will help you plan what you want at a cost to suit. If you plan... More
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Room Tips
"Clubs rooms are central, quiet and cheap"
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"The Club Rooms opposite the tennis courts are quiet, as they're the furthest from the pool and bar."
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"Beach view rooms are excellent"
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"For families go for the Inter-connecting club rooms"
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