Set on 225 meters of pristine greensward with uninterrupted vistas over one of the most beautiful stretches of this legendary beach, The Sands is the inspiration of the celebrated local artist, Mario Scianna, who is already renowned for his work in creating two of the south coasts most stylish bars, Marcos and Marios, at the adjacent Leopard Beach Hotel
Accommodated in the main reception building the hotel offers 18 double rooms, Forest View and Sea Breeze (partly Sea View) with ensuite bathrooms. Each room is equipped with: air-conditioning, minibar and satellite TV. The Cottages
The Sands offers 7 unique beachfront thatched-roof cottages each with uninterrupted views across the sands and ocean. Each is equipped with: air-conditioning, minibar, satellite TV.
The Ocean Rooms:
The 6 Ocean View Double Rooms enjoy glorious sea views. These rooms have sweeping private verandahs and are available with either one or two bedrooms with en suite bathroom and are ideal for families or friends.
The selection of suites includes:
Three Ocean View Superior Suites feature private Jacuzzi, luxurious bathroom, first floor terrace and spacious reception room a mere 20 meters from the Oceans edge with the most stunning views over the Indian Ocean.
The Peponi Master Suite, a magnificent first floor suite featuring a spectacular bathroom with a king-sized Jacuzzi opening on to a great terrace.
The Mbuyu Grande Suite, situated in its own private area of greensward and looking directly out to sea, this unique suite has been constructed in the traditional Swahili style, with a high thatched roof pierced by a dramatic waterfall that descends into a crystal pool below. Featuring a classic four-poster bed on a raised podium, a private verandah an elegant sitting room and a semi-open air bathroom with its own Jacuzzi, the suite offers the ultimate in secluded romance.
The Mbega Suite, situated within the central reception building this delightful suite enjoys both forest and sea views and has its own private verandah.
Nomads Boutique Facilities
The guest relations desk can arrange exclusive marine safaris, visits to the nearby Shimba Hills National Park, cultural and botanical tours or visits to some of Kenyas famous up-country National Parks.
The hotel also enjoys immediate access to Diving the Crab, a world-class renowned PADI 5 STAR CENTER and SSI PLATINUM which offers dive courses, wreck explorations and whale shark spotting.
The 5m-deep pool, the deepest at the Kenyan Coast, is ideal for diving courses. Other water sports such as kite and windsurfing, kayaks, pedalos and deep-sea fishing are available in the hotel A championship 18-hole golf course lies within minutes of the hotel. A selection of hand-made luxury motorboats and cabin cruisers are available for private marine safaris, exclusive beach BBQs and Indian Ocean excursions.
Restaurants & Bars
Nomad Beach Bar & Restaurant offers a luxurious tropical buffet breakfast and is open for lunch and dinner with a broad selection of tropical cocktails, Pizzas, Pastas, Seafood and other International specialties with a selection of excellent wines.
The Red Pepper Japanese Parlour offers delicious sushi, sashimi and other Japanese specialties.
The Rivas Bar is located within the main reception area overlooking the pool ideal for lunches & sundowners and offering a wide range of Cocktails, Milk Shakes, Coffee and Ice Creams Specialities. 24 hours
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Hotel Guide Price £1250
The price is a guide price only to include flights from the UK (other world wide flights available), transfer or car hire as required and one weeks accommodation assuming twin / double room share.
Sports prices are additional as required (see sports centre pages for more on this).
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