Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Mombasa Malindi Highway, Mombasa, 80100, Kenya
3.8 out of 5 rating 53 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.8

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments in Mombasa, you'll be on the beach, a 1-minute drive from Bamburi Beach and 9 minutes from Nyali Beach. This 5-star aparthotel is 24.2 mi (38.9 km) from Tiwi Beach and 25.5 mi (41.1 km) from Diani Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 86 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves. 43-inch flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include complimentary bottled water, and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) can be requested.


Enjoy recreational amenities such as a health club and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this aparthotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. If you'd like to spend the day shopping, you can hop on the shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy regional cuisine at Suli Suli Bar Restaurant, a restaurant which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the beach bar.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a train station pick-up service.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Bamburi Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Nguuni Nature Sanctuary - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Leisure Golf Club - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Haller Park - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
City Mall - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Mtwapa Mall - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Nyali Beach - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Wild Waters - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi
Mamba Village - 8.6 km / 5.3 mi
Mombasa Island - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Shree Cutch Satsang Swaminarayan Temple - 14.2 km / 8.8 mi
Fort Jesus - 15.8 km / 9.8 mi
Tiwi Beach - 38.9 km / 24.2 mi
Diani Beach - 41.1 km / 25.5 mi
Kilifi Bridge - 44.9 km / 27.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Vipingo (VPG) - 18.5 km / 11.5 mi
Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.) - 20.3 km / 12.6 mi
Ukunda (UKA) - 44.6 km / 27.7 mi

The preferred airport for Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments is Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cleaning fee: KES 250 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KES 1500 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KES 3500 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Airport transportation
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Children's pool
  • -Health club
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Elevator
  • -Beach bar
  • -Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)