Villas Watamu Resort

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Turtle Bay Road Plot 546, Watamu, 80202, Kenya
4.0 out of 5 rating 42 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Watamu, Villas Watamu Resort is a 1-minute drive from Prawn Lake and 8 minutes from Bio-Ken Snake Farm. This 4-star resort is 16.3 mi (26.2 km) from Malindi Beach and 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from Ruins of Gedi.


Make yourself at home in one of the 14 individually furnished guestrooms, featuring minibars and plasma televisions. Your Select Comfort bed comes with premium bedding. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature bidets and hair dryers.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages or enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool. This Beaux Arts resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Grab a bite to eat at Dolphin Restaurant, a poolside restaurant where you can enjoy drinks at the bar, take in the garden view, and even dine alfresco. You can also stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the poolside bar. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Prawn Lake - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Bio-Ken Snake Farm - 3.6 km / 2.3 mi
Ruins of Gedi - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Silversands Beach - 26.2 km / 16.3 mi
Malindi Beach - 26.2 km / 16.3 mi
Crocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi - 27.8 km / 17.3 mi
Marine Park - 28.8 km / 17.9 mi
Mambrui Beach - 40.3 km / 25.1 mi
Pwani University - 51.7 km / 32.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Malindi (MYD) - 21.8 km / 13.6 mi
Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.) - 128.1 km / 79.6 mi

The preferred airport for Villas Watamu Resort is Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 12pm. 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Guests planning a late arrival should contact the hotel in advance using the information found in the booking confirmation.

Important Information

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

Know Before You Go

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


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

  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Babysitting or childcare
  • -Casino shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Total number of rooms - 14
  • -Year Built - 2005
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 22
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden