Location: The Indian Ocean Beach Club is one of Kenya’s newest hotels, with all the hallmarks of one of the finest; it is located 25 miles south of Mombasa town. It is situated in a prime location on a quiet stretch of white sandy beach, bordering a marine park on the Indian Ocean.
Facilities: The Indian Ocean Beach Club has a hundred rooms in clusters of thatched cottages and double upper level whitewashed rooms with flat rooms. Each room has its own verandah, en-suite with bath/shower and separate toilet. Each room has beautifully designed and crafted furniture plus air-conditioning and ceiling fan, a hair dryer, concealed mini-bar and direct dial telephone. The 19 m2 “village styled” club rooms all face the beach. Non smoking and rooms for the physically challenged are available upon request. There is a 200-meter freeform pool and three plunge pools. There are 2 floodlit tennis courts; volleyball, croquet, jogging trail and bird watching are available. Windsurfing, catamaran, sailing canoeing, pedalos, 2 windsurfing and scuba lessons are free for all guests. “Spices” serves breakfast and dinner imaginatively on the first floor with added comfort of the sea breeze; lunch is available on The Ocean Terrace. The Bahari Cove is an open air, a la carte restaurant practically on the beach and serves the finest shellfish and Swahili seafood. The dhow bar on the beach, which has its own collection of multi-trunked baobabs, serves cocktails and mocktails and is a perfect place for a couple to appreciate the sundowners.