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    The Sands At Chale Island

    Diani Beach Road | Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tractor ride” (10 reviews)
    “low tide” (20 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
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    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    The Sands at Chale Island is paradise. The Island is gorgeous, sparkling white beaches and clear waters. Every inch of the island is perfect and makes for one of the most romantic vacation destinations I have been to yet! Whether you are staying in a...More

    Thank Tanya A
    Response from Andras P, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 9 December 2014

    We would like to thank you for your review, and we are looking forward to see you again! Warm regards.

    Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

    This was a wonderful family vacation. . The food was wonderful loved the way they keep cold buffet items refrigerated the most unique fridge system. 5 star hotels can learn for this. The Bandas are beautiful (we had 2) both clean and well stocked. Lovely...More

    1  Thank Erin L
    Response from Andras P, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 12 November 2014

    Thank you so much for your review and comments about our beautiful island. We are very please that you so enjoyed your diving and have sent your comments to Eric who gave his slow smile We have looked into the Henna tattoo and will definitely...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2014

    I just came back from Chale Island and i enjoyed my weekend. I enjoyed the birthday suprise and cake for the birthday i was going to. A few concerns i had with chale was that the fact that the beach is quite stony unlike other...More

    3  Thank Brian G
    Response from Andras P, Guest Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 12 November 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to review our Island, and we are pleased that you enjoyed your weekend and your wife’s birthday. Depending on the tides and our daily programs we offer Kayak trips, Forrest walks, Snorkeling, Tide pool exploration, Boat trips to the...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2014

    just come back from a quiet few days there. the setting is beautiful and staff very helpful and attentive. The food was very good, although I think in high seasons there would be more variety The rooms in the superior bungalows were clean and spacious,...More

    4  Thank 966traveller
    Response from Andras P, Public Relations Manager at The Sands At Chale IslandResponded 12 November 2014

    Thank you very much for your review and feedback. It is only due to constructive criticism that we are able to better our services. There must have been some confusion with your travel agent regarding the hot tub, as these are only to be found...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2014

    The hotel itself is very nice integrated to the nature. The beach is nice but there are some sharp rocks inside the water. Food is average. Staff is friendly and they really look after you. They offer a few excursions which are reasonable priced. A...More

    2  Thank JamboHouse
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    About
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    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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    • US$ 162 - US$ 566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    • Sands At Chale Island Ukunda
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    Traveller (732)
    Pool & Beach (195)
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    Dining (30)
    Hotel & Grounds (399)
    Bathroom (9)
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    15 April 2017|
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    Response from SimonGGB | Reviewed this property |
    We went HB and are glad we did. Buffet lunch and dinner are samey, so we would have got buffet fatigue if we had booked FB or AI for a long stay. Snacks available for lunch are reasonably priced, but not that good, so we... More
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    "rooms that are close to the beach so you can step out of your room and on to the beach"
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    "ask staff to help with your preference as alsorts of different places to suit different tasts and preferences."
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    "front beach rooms have stunning views of sunrise"
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