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The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel

Lodge 7.5 Rating
Price 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 430 USD
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The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel
is located in Diani Beach on the South Coast of Kenya.

This stunning 15km stretch of white-sand beach has acted as a magnet to visitors from the very earliest days of tourism in Kenya. These days it is very much a major centre for mass-market packaged tourism, but its not quite so heavily developed as one might imagine. Although the inland town of Ukunda, with its airport hub, is something of an urban sprawl, the network of roads that runs closer to the ocean are generally more relaxed, with a sprinkling of modern infrastructure, including, shops, restaurants, shopping malls and even a golf course.

Along the ocean itself, large sections of the beach are backed with low density private plots dotted with palm trees and modest houses, small hotels and the occasional resort. Only in a couple of core areas are there serious clusters of very big and often quite downmarket resorts, many of which are either on their last legs or long since closed down.

Situated on a relatively busy stretch of beach north of the main airstrip, The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel is a small and relatively upmarket lodge contained in a single building, with lounge and dining areas on the ground floor, fifteen rooms on the floor above, a decent swimming pool in the grounds and direct frontage out onto a superb white sand beach.

Activities include diving, snorkelling, paddle-boarding, body-boarding, sailing, kite-surfing, wind-surfing and kayaking. plus golf, sky-diving and other facilities in the greater Diani area. Day trips further afield are available for excellent diving, snorkelling and swimming with dolphins in the Kisite Marine Reserve to the south.

The main potential downsides are the busy nature of the Diani area, the hustle that one can encounter when out on the beach or around town, the fact that the lodge is hemmed in by much larger resorts on all sides, that it is rather expensive and most of the activities are off the property.
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