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'.
Kinonko Kwetu is located on a tranquil private beach south of Diani, distanced from residential neighbours by rocky cliffs and endless beach.
Kinondo Kwetu is classified as a 'Kaya' area (protected by the National Museum) due to its surrounding holy forests and sacred land.
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.
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.
There are 5 Cottages at Kinondo Kwetu. Shimba, Twiga and Songoro are 3 en-suite double cottages with king size beds and ensuite bathrooms.
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.
Mama Tina Villa (overflow / teenagers only) has 1 en-suite double room and 2 single rooms with queen-size beds with a shared bathroom.
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
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)
Boat Excursions to ‘Paradise Lost’ island
Horse-riding (beach, forest and paddock)
Conference up to 38 pax
Shopping / sight-seeing trips to Ukunda or Mombasa
Massage & spa treatments
Exercise Gym: yoga equipment, exercise balls, weights
Special Yoga Weeks – with yoga masters from around the world
Visiting the Reserve
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)
A paradise for those wanting a more personal experience on the Kenyan coast.