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Sea Facing Queen Room
Room with view
258 square feet
1 Double Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Pool Facing Queen Room
301 square feet
1 Double Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Studio, 1 King Bed
Room with view
538 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Garden Facing Twin Room
280 square feet
2 Twin Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Garden Facing Queen Room
301 square feet
1 Double Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
Select dates to see price
Pool Facing Twin Room
301 square feet
1 Twin Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Upscale hotel on the beach, with 5 outdoor swimming pools

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities

When you stay at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa in Mombasa, you'll be on the beach, a 1-minute drive from Bamburi Beach and 7 minutes from Nyali Beach. This 4-star hotel is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Nguuni Nature Sanctuary and 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Leisure Golf Club.

Make yourself at home in one of the 335 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring minibars and LED televisions. Your memory foam bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 5 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, and a sauna. Additional amenities at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

All-inclusive rates are available at this hotel. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Enjoy international cuisine at Pavilions, one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink at the beach bar, the poolside bar, or one of 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

Malindi Road, Bamburi Highway, Mombasa, 80100

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Hotel Amenities

Some rates at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa are all-inclusive. These rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa features a full-service spa, 5 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

A business center is on site at this 4-star property. This Art Deco hotel also offers a children's pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. For a surcharge, the property provides an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Waterslide
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free valet parking
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Total number of rooms - 335
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Beach bar
  • Couples/private dining
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Conference space
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1970
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Wedding services
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 5
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Children's club (free)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa offers 335 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Memory foam beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 32-inch LED televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Digital TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Memory foam mattress
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • LED TV
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Guidebooks or recommendations
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa has 3 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Lido Seafood Grill - This seafood restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a waterslide, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Rafting on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Water skiing on site
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing on site

Spa Services

Tulia Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 4 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 4
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at noon

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Service animals not allowed

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 30 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 15 (from 4 to 12 years old)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in between midnight and 7:00 AM (amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 180 (subject to availability)
  • Facilities fee: USD 40 per person, per day and includes use of: spa

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Sarova Whitesands
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Mombasa
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort Mombasa
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  • Whitesands Sarova
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Hotel Bamburi
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa Kenya/Bamburi
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  • Whitesands Hotel Mombasa
  • Sarova Whitesands & Mombasa
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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Guests must transfer to the property via required shuttle and must arrange the transfers by contacting the property before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

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