Kenya & Beyond Safaris
Moi Avenue, CBD
P.O. Box 4623-00200, Nairobi - Kenya
Kokonut Cottages is a great resort for those who seek simplicity, a high level of personalised service and total relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of busy hotels. With a personalised meal and butler service on your veranda, your experience could not get any better along this idyllic stretch of Kenyan beach. The beautiful unspoilt beach is just 80 meters walk through the naturally forested shoreline where due to its isolation; you can relax without the harassment of beach boys. Due to the intimate and relaxing atmosphere, this property only accepts guests over the age of 16. The staff at Kokonut Cottages hotel and resort are what makes the place. A small walk through wooded area brings you to an amazing and quite private beach where you can also do water sports provided
The cottages are perfectly appointed and the hotel staff makes an effort every day to decorate the beds with flowers and leaves. Four course breakfast and dinner served on your veranda by butler each day - except for two nights a week when there is a BBQ. The food, breakfast layed on your terrace ready when you awake. Fresh fruit and juices followed by everything from pancakes to a full English breakfast and superb coffee. Lunch by the large swimming pool, a simple salad or a choice of fish and meats from the grill. Dinner in the evening under the stars has to be a perfect close to the day. Your menu is chosen during the afternoon and cooked just for you when you're ready. Everything is home made, soups and sauces do not come out of cans.
Kokonut Resort or Kokonut Cottages as it used to be known is the perfect place to unwind and relax. 5 thatched roofed cottages simply furnished surrounded by beautiful gardens set in a quiet location within a 2 minute walk of a tropical beach. Stephanie and her team pamper you from the moment you arrive....nothing is too much trouble. If you're feeling like expending some energy try windsurfing or paddling a kyak or just walking for miles along the white sands. If you're looking for nightlife, bars, loud music and lots of action this is not the place for you. If you want to meet new friends, unwind and enjoy life you',ve found the right place.
Accommodating no more than 20 guests, they offer two styles of accommodation here. If you are looking for African coastal trendsetting, funkiness, a slightly beatnik decor, Kokonut Cottages is definitely the right place!
ROOM DCOR & AMENITIES: 1 bedroom suites: A choice of 4 one bedroom suites offering open plan style bedrooms with shower and bathroom en-suite. With the Lamu ceilings, Swahili floors and Moroccan walls, the interior design soothes moods into relaxation mode. Suites are air-conditioned. Your personal chef will serve your meals of choice on your patio which faces the flow over pool.
2 bedroom Cottages: A choice of 2 two bedroom Cottages with living space aplenty. The bedrooms are of Zanzibarian finish with shower located al fresco in your bedroom and toilet and wash basin being en-suite. Theres a private lounge / dining room area where a personal chef will serve you from your attached kitchen. This accommodation affords modern international standard facilities with Old Africa style finishing.
Special Feature: This Cottage Resort is for escapists and water sport enthusiasts or sun worshippers - and anyone who enjoys peace, tranquility, and simplicity, with a good touch of personal service rarely found in other facilities on the Kenya Coast. This is a small facility without the fly-buzz of crowds
Dinners are prepared in your cottage by your personal chef, the kokonut cottages have been reknown for their good food and personalised service, picnics are arranged on the beach which is a 80 meters walk., theres also a barbeque area and sundeck.
Beauty salon: In line with Kokonut's "free mind", personal space and wellbeing policy, relaxation expert Minneh, A resident aromatherapy and reflexology specialist will offer you the opportunity to rid all the office knots and cold weather tensions using Essential Oils. In addition Minneh offers pedicures and manicures.
Water sports: snorkeling on the interesting reefs, take a motorized canoe around the many islands - picnic on the beach, snorkel down the mangroves and try a fun-dive.
In 2002, Joash Were who has been instrumental in start up of many companies within Kenya and Beyond thought of it wisely that it was time to start up something tourism related. He had worked at great places. Bearing in mind that all the progressive people talk “WE” and not I, he has brought together a great team who are professional in their own rights.