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Blue Monkey Beach Cottages

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Punda Shamba, Wasini Island 80100 Kenya See on map
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Beachfront
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Suites
Laundry Service
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I had a fantastic experience of stay in Blue Monkey! First of all, the organization of the future stay was great--I got very detailed information about all questions which visitor of Wasini might have, communication with Amina was very smooth and efficient. Amazing design of...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Amina's and Faissel's cottage is a really cool place. It's an eco lodge on an island which is quiet preserved from tourism for the moment. You'll sleep in handbuild houses, wash youself with rainwater and buckets, you'll relax on the small beach with your book,...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Response from WasiniGuide, Owner at Blue Monkey Beach CottagesResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Cat, thank you for your raving review. We highly appreciate it and we are sure that any prospective guest is also glad to receive additional first-hand info. The one thing we wanted to mention is that you did not stay in a "Blue Monkey...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

It was our third travel around Kenya and the first one on the Kenyan Coast. We coudn't have found better place to stay! When I was searching in the internet for the hotel I was looking for some quiet and peaceful place. I'm not a...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank agatadziubalka
Response from WasiniGuide, Owner at Blue Monkey Beach CottagesResponded 3 January 2018

Dear Agata, thank you so much for this detailed review - and for being the lovely person you are. Our best greetings to Yacool, too. May life lead you once again on our coast :)

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Hidden Gem and back to basics -why need more. One appreciate water We went to coral reef with a boat and what an experience. We were so luckey to swim with the dolphins and see some lovely fish and corals. I will next time stay...More

Date of stay: January 2017
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Response from WasiniGuide, Owner at Blue Monkey Beach CottagesResponded 1 March 2017

Hello Denise, hello Gert, thank you for your review. It was a real pleasure hosting you and seeing you fully enjoy the reefs around the island and the dolphins in Kisite Mpunguti Marine National Park. We truly hope to see you again. All the best...More

Reviewed 22 December 2016

we spontaneously decided to go to Wasini and by coincident we stayed in Blue Monkey. And it was the highlight of our travel. This very cosy area is the perfect spot to relax and forget about time and anything you are bothered with. Nature is...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank danielatn2016
Response from WasiniGuide, Owner at Blue Monkey Beach CottagesResponded 23 December 2016

Thank you Daniel, and we really hope to have the pleasure to have you with us again! All the best in the meantime, Amina & Feisal

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About
Description
Several handmade cottages are dispersed in a wild garden along Wasini's coast line. Special care has been taken to leave the environment as untouched as possible and the bush stretches right into the rocky More compound situated beyond the outskirts of the main village. Each cottage has sea view, a 2 x 2 m (6" x 6") double bed + single bed, a sitting/writing area, a bucket shower/eco-toilet, and a large roofed terrace including cooking area for self-caterers (fireplace & charcoal cooker. There is an additional building with showers (fresh water), and flush toilets (salt water). On request, additional beds are set up on a tree-top roof terrace. Blue Monkey Beach Cottages have a private sand beach on the cliff and own wooden jetty. Sustainable tourism is promoted and assistance is provided for bookings of excursions, boat tours and various activities organized by members of the local community. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Restaurant
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Suites
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$42 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Wasini Island
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$42 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Wasini Island
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msports
4 March 2015|
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Response from amina s | Property representative |
Hello msports, thank you very much for your interest in Blue Monkey Beach Cottages. Rates are from Ksh 1200 to Ksh 3,200 (approx. $ 13 - $ 35). Unfortunately, we are not allowed to post contact details or a link to a Wasini... More
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"all the small houses are cool. Don't expect luxury, it's an eco-lodge"
CvanW
04 Mar 2018
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"alle sind toll - man kann nichts falsch machen!"
danielatn2016
22 Dec 2016
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"Just 2 lodges with a third one under construction"
DaBuyo
18 Nov 2015
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"only cottages. Quite a few, so book early"
739lillianm
02 Jun 2015
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