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The Sands At Chale Island

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  • Excellent66%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we had such an amazing time on chale island. the hotel is simple and a little rustic and so charming. total tropical paradise with thatched roofs, colorful prints, multiple pools, amazing massage in an open thatched hut in the mangraves (which was perfection). the beach...More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Getting to Chale Island is a little bumpy, but worth every minute of the journey. The Island was so peaceful and relaxing, the Banda was great! Every single member of staff was truly amazing, especially Omari the guy who cleaned our room. Andrea the Manager...More

Thank its_me_im_here
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Island is awsome. Perfect place for private holiday. The main beach is very big (9000 m2) so the is lots of free space. 3 nice pools. Food is fresh and delicious (italian home made pasta:). Staff is very friendly and helpfull. You may meet...More

Thank Piotr K
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 1 week ago

Hey, Thank you for your short but precise and beautiful observations you noted during your stay with us, we are glad that you find Chale Island to be awesome and perfect and that is why we won't hesitate to urge you to come back again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We unfortunately had chosen the wrong time of the year - with regards to the weather. Apparently raining season in Kenya means, RAIN every day almost 24/7, but this did not hinder us to enjoy every second of our stay. I had booked the penthouse...More

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Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 1 week ago

Hey, It is surely amazing that absolutely nothing can obscure the stunning beauty and ambience oozing from this enchanting Island not even nonstop rain. We are grateful that you find time to put down your observations during your stay at Chale Island. It is uplifting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family stayed at Chale island for 3 nights, we wished it could have been longer. Everything we could say about Cahle Island has already been said in previous reviews. However, it is one's interpretation of the facts that will make you like or dislike...More

Thank Travelfamilychicago
Response from TheSands-Kenya, Front Office Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We grasp this opportunity to express our gratitude for nicely and plainly expounding on the various issues often raised by our esteemed guests, we are honored. It is wonderful to learn that your general stay with us was awesome and filled with beautiful memories....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 167 - US$ 498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#10 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 167 - US$ 498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#10 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Lucy H
25 July 2018|
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Response from taszul | Reviewed this property |
three sibfit in one single bed. however you can request for a second double bed in which all can fit. there is enough room for two double beds and mosquito nets can be provided for all beds on request. please do not forget... More
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GeoffandShirley
24 June 2018|
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Response from taszul | Reviewed this property |
dear traveler, there is no such facility but you can get everything on request.
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lovetravelling247
21 March 2018|
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Response from Thomas J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As far as I know the current is never too strong. Its perfect for snorkeling. I saw guys going to snorkel on their own. But packages are available if you wish to go as a team. The coral is good and the fish is... More
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Room Tips
"Would not choose the overwater version, penthouse is amazing and so are the chalets-depending on the location."
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"Some of the Bandas had a small private front area with outside shower. Others are right on the walkway."
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"Bandas are large, and have great views. Suite on the rocks is stunning. Standard rooms are excellent. Higher..."
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"Beach Banda number 22 is ideal for lovers"
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