Kinondo Kwetu
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Home to Ida and Filip Andersson, a Swedish family related to the famed Baron Blixen, Kinondo Kwetu is often described as a 'home away from home'.

Kinondo Kwetu

Kinonko Kwetu is located on a tranquil private beach south of Diani, distanced from residential neighbours by rocky cliffs and endless beach.

Kinondo Kwetu

Kinondo Kwetu is classified as a 'Kaya' area (protected by the National Museum) due to its surrounding holy forests and sacred land.

Kinondo Kwetu

With a choice of accommodation, all surrounded by green shady gardens and just a few steps from the white sandy beach, Kinondo Kwetu can exclusively cater for up to 38 guests.

Kinondo Kwetu

Mama Taa Villa consists of 6 suites (3 upstairs & 3 downstairs). 4 suites consist of an en-suite bedroom with connecting doors to private sitting room/second bedroom. 2 suites are en suite doubles. Baby cots and extra beds are available on request.

Kinondo Kwetu

There are 5 Cottages at Kinondo Kwetu. Shimba, Twiga and Songoro are 3 en-suite double cottages with king size beds and ensuite bathrooms.

Kinondo Kwetu

Mbuyu has 1 double bedroom and connecting single bedroom (shared bathroom) whilst Ubani "beachhouse" is a 1 double story cottage - upstairs is one en-suite double bedroom with private entrance and downstairs one en-suite double and single bedroom with connecting doors.

Kinondo Kwetu

Mama Tina Villa (overflow / teenagers only) has 1 en-suite double room and 2 single rooms with queen-size beds with a shared bathroom.

Kinondo Kwetu


Scuba diving (on site - best times are beginning of November to the end of March when the water is very clear)



Water skiing 2 x Swimming Pools

Kinondo Kwetu


Kite surfing (best when it's windy. December to February and from the middle of April to the end of October)

Deep-sea fishing (best time is beginning of November to the end of March)

Wind surfing

Kinondo Kwetu

Boat Excursions to ‘Paradise Lost’ island

Mountain biking


Horse-riding (beach, forest and paddock)

Conference up to 38 pax

Shopping / sight-seeing trips to Ukunda or Mombasa

Kinondo Kwetu

Massage & spa treatments

Wood-fired Sauna

Exercise Gym: yoga equipment, exercise balls, weights

Special Yoga Weeks – with yoga masters from around the world

Visiting the Reserve

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Cultural visits to Kinondo village

Golf (not on site)

Game drives / excursion at Shimba Hills National

Dolphin viewing (all year)

Whale viewing (beginning of November to February/March)

Kinondo Kwetu

A paradise for those wanting a more personal experience on the Kenyan coast.

Call +44 1386 830264 or Email [email protected]

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