Serena Beach ****
Location: Hotel Serena Beach Resort & Spa **** is located at Shanzu beach north of Mombasa.
Rooms: the hotel has garden rooms, seaview superior rooms, family rooms and suites.
Located in the garden wing of the hotel, the 48 Garden Rooms are surrounded by lawns as well as palm trees and look down across the grounds to the sea.
Offering uninterrupted Indian Ocean views, the resort’s 8 Village Sea View Superior Room are designed in Swahili-style.
Each of the 8 Family Rooms, two of which are sea view rooms, have a common entrance corridor leading to two separate rooms.
There are 2 Lamu suites, 6 Zanzibar suites and 2 luxury suites with all the comfort a suite offers.
Room amenities: every room has queen or kingsize while the suites have four posted beds, wifi, airco, flat tv screens and many other facilities depending on which room you have booked. Full information can be found on the website of Serena Hotels.
Restaurants: There is plenty of food you can choose from the several restaurants and grill bar whereby you have 24 hour roomservice to make sure you can satisfy your stomac when returning from a safari or arriving late from the airport.
Fountain is a sophisticated, alluring and quintessentially Swahili in style. The Jahazi grill is Arabian dhow-themed restaurant. Sokoni, the traditional brasserie-style café. Makuti open-air thatched coffee and tea bar, Swim-Up Pool Bar to choose from a selection of cocktails, beers and whiskies or on the rooftop, Nyota Bar & Terrace. Ice Cream Parlour, where you can savour a wide range of ice creams, gateaux and cool drinks. And a pizeria next to the fish pond.