Severin Sea Lodge

Bamburi Beach, Kenya

81%
514 reviews
Very good hotel for solo travelers. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Fantastic service.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Lounge
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Wheelchair access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Tiling
    • Minibar
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • TV Room
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Foyer
    • Medical Assistance
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Small supermarket
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Special Diet
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Set menu dinner
    • Full Board
    Activities
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Speed Boating
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Entertainment Program
    • Diving
    • Jet Skiing
    • Ping Pong
    • Windsurfing
    • Archery
    • Aqua aerobics
    • Cycling/Mountain Biking
    • Swimming Pool
    • Tennis
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Billiards/Snooker
    • Darts
    • Minigolf
    • Sun terrace
    • Bocce
    • Water Skiing
    • Number of Pools
    • Catamaran
    • Massage
    • Canoe
    • Surfing
    • Sailing
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Golf
Malindi Road P.O. Box 82169 Bamburi Beach Mombasa 80100

Location

This property is an oasis of calm and recreation amidst an extensive palm garden. Mombasa is the second largest city in Kenya and is famous for its Portuguese fortresses of Fort Jesus and the Elephant Tusks. The hotel is located on the shores of the Indian Ocean on Bamburi Beach, approximately 12 km from Mombasa Town and 20 km from Moi International Airport.

Facilities

The hotel was built in 1972. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 188 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas (for a fee) allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a supermarket and a souvenir shop. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional facilities at the establishment include a TV room. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Available services and facilities include multilingual staff, a childcare service, medical assistance, translation services, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service (for a fee) to explore the surrounding area.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a fan and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. The rooms have a double bed or a king-size bed. Cots are available for younger travellers. There is also a safe and, for a fee, a minibar. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station are provided as standard. Internet access, a telephone, a TV and WiFi (no extra charge) add to the comfort of the holiday. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The accommodation offers non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The establishment features a pool and an outdoor pool. Sun loungers on the sun terrace offer an inviting place to relax. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. There is also a poolside snack bar. A variety of sporting activities are available at the hotel, for example bocce, beach volleyball, volleyball and archery, or for a fee, biking/mountain biking, tennis, crazy golf and golf. Fishing is organised by third-party operators. Guests at the accommodation can choose from a range of water sports options, such as snorkelling and aquafit, or for a fee, water skiing, windsurfing, jet skiing, motor boat rides, canoeing, sailing, catamaraning and diving. The establishment offers numerous indoor sporting opportunities, with activities such as a gym, table tennis, darts and aerobics, or for a fee, billiards. Guests of the hotel can pamper themselves with the wellness amenities in the relaxation area. Available services include a spa and a beauty salon, or for a fee, massage treatments. Travellers of all ages have the opportunity to enjoy an interesting entertainment programme.

Meals

Catering options available at the accommodation include bed and breakfast, half board and full board. Available meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner. Special dietary cuisine, gluten-free meals and vegetarian dishes can be prepared on request. The establishment also offers snacks. The show cooking is a particular attraction. Alcoholic beverages are served at the hotel.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Amenities
    91%
    "Great amenities"

    New construction. Decent facilities. Nice common grounds.

    "Old facilities, but pleasant hotel buildings." "Beautiful architecture."

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  • Location
    88%
    "Great location"

    Close to City Mall. Post office closeby. Superb location.

    "Great location." "Central location close to the beach." "Shopping is ok."

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  • Breakfast
    80%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Delicious breakfast. Nice breakfast. Good breakfast.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Service
    78%
    "Fantastic service"

    Helpful staff. Activities organized. Staff trustworthy.

    "Restaurant service is friendly and professional." "Recreation staff is nice." "Guests complain about reception staff and management." "Service at the pool/beach should be improved." "Great hotel security."

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  • Cleanliness
    75%
    "Clean"

    Clean towels. Clean pools. Cleanliness serene.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Rooms and pool area moderately clean but bathrooms are poorly cleaned."

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  • Room
    62%
    "Room is all right"

    Noisy AC. No bedside light switch. Mattress was old.

    "Rooms are generally OK but old with poor air conditioning and TV's." "Spacious rooms with great views, but poor maintenance and subpar beds." "Bathrooms are large but with substandard cleaning." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Comfort
    61%
    "Comfortable"

    Ac was old and noisy. Mattress was old. Dirty sheets.

    "Comfortable enough, with large rooms and bathrooms." "Rooms are noisy with inadequate air-conditioning and unsatisfactory beds."

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  • Vibe
    59%
    "Decent vibe"

    New construction. Ac was old and noisy. Dated linen.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Stylish hotel." "Suitable for solo travelers."

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  • WiFi
    39%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Intercom didn't work properly. Wifi connection shocking. Wifi doesn't work properly.

    "Wifi quality could be improved."

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