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Four Twenty South

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“indian ocean”(3 reviews)
“diani beach”(4 reviews)
“lobster”(2 reviews)
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Free Internet
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We stayed one week in Feb 2018 at Four Twenty South, and we loved it. The place has a "rustic" charm and privacy that we love. It´s location is perfect. And the beach in front is heaven. We have stayed many nice places at Diani...More

Thank jjhorses
Response from FourTwentySouth, Owner at Four Twenty SouthResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us this lovely review. It makes us so happy to know that people love this beautiful place as much as we do and that we have succeeded in making your holiday special. We really look forward to...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The accommodation was fantastic, beautifully decorated houses with plenty of space and privacy. There is no air conditioning but there were fans in every room and the sea breeze helped too. The beach is beautiful and you couldn’t be much closer to it. The staff...More

Thank Steve P
Response from FourTwentySouth, Owner at Four Twenty SouthResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and taking the time to review Four Twenty South. We are thrilled that you enjoyed yourselves and hope you will come back and see us again soon. With best wishes, John, Hilary, Jane and our wonderful team.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I visited Four Twenty South with my boyfriend over the winter, traveling from NYC. The whole place is very chic—not over-done, private. It was my first time to Kenya (we travelled through Mombasa). To be on the Indian Ocean! With camels on the beach, monkeys...More

Thank RSmith1313
Response from FourTwentySouth, Owner at Four Twenty SouthResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time and writing such a lovely review. We really do appreciate it and we very much hope you will be able to revisit one day.

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is a long standing family run business of about 6 individual chalets from 2-5 beds all looking on to the white sand and delicious blue sea along Diani beach. The setting is superb and the hosts generous . Each chalet has access within the...More

Thank Andrew D
Response from FourTwentySouth, Owner at Four Twenty SouthResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us Andrew. We very much appreciate it. We do agree that it is ferociously hot at the moment and will look into that wobble as you do need both the overhead and the stand fans...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

From a pickup at the airport till our departure we were charmed by at our stay at this picturesque place. We stayed at a three bedroom cottage with an outstanding view of the beach & sea. The cottage was built many decades ago adding to...More

Thank Zahed K
Response from FourTwentySouth, Owner at Four Twenty SouthResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us this lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope very much that we will see you again soon. With very best wishes, Hilary, John, Jane and all the team at...More

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Four Twenty South comprises six colonial cottages set in three acres of beautiful tropical gardens bordered by an unspoilt dazzling powder white beach lapped by the aquamarine waters of the Indian Ocean. The houses ...More are right on the sea overlooking a sandy lagoon where swimming is safe at any tide and a breeze gently cools the heat of the day. Ours are the original beach houses on Diani/Galu. The business opened its doors in 1958 and has been run by the same family since the 1960s. The chef and housekeeper are included in the price as is collection at Ukunda/Diani airstrip and pre-stocking the house with provisions if required. Fresh fish and seafood come to the door as do a selection of seasonal fruit and vegetables. There are supermarkets within a 5 - 10 minute car ride and basics available a 5 minute walk away. Our driver can take you shopping by appointment or the chef can go for you if you would rather relax and enjoy one of the most beautiful beaches in the world... Less
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Beachfront
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Wheelchair Access
Pool
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
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"The accommodations are cottages style with kitchens and so on."
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"If I could remember the name/number of our cottage, I'd recommend it. Maybe the Management can chime in..."
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"all cottages are facing the ocean - you enjoy the sound of the waves and the view is stunning"
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"We asked for a recommendation and it was perfect. Our cottage was Tsulini. It was intimate and quiet. We..."
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