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Located in Bamburi, a 6-minute walk from Go-cart Track, Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments has accommodations with free WiFi and a garden with an outdoor swimming pool.

The units come with tiled floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and a private bathroom with shower and free toiletries. Some units are air conditioned and include a balcony and/or a patio, as well as a seating area.

The aparthotel offers a terrace.

A private beach area is available on site.

KWS Ticket Office for Mombasa Marine Park is 1,650 feet from Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments. The nearest airport is Moi International Airport, 11 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Max adults: 4. Max children: 1
Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen bed
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Studio
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 6. Max children: 1
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  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen bed
  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen bed
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  • Bedroom 2: 1 full bed
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  • Can i have a balcony with sea view?

    Yes executive rooms


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    Asked about: Studio • Answered on January 8, 2020
  • Can I view the sea from this apartment

    Please note only three bedrooms face the ocean,the property is on the beach front giving you direct access.


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    Asked about: One-Bedroom Apartment • Answered on November 20, 2019
  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?

    Next to the property


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    Answered on September 26, 2019
  • Hello I want to book for a studio.. What is included in the cost. Breakfast etc and then does the studio have fridge etc n how big is it

    Rate is for accommodation only, however we have a restaurant on site where you can order your food at affordable rate. The apartment is fully furnished with cooking equipment electric cooker, fridge ,microwave.


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    Answered on June 4, 2021
  • Do you have two bedrooms which can allow my wife & Child in one bedroom and our house manager in the other?

    Yes we do have 2 bedroom apartments and they are very spacious


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    Asked about: Two-Bedroom Apartment • Answered on September 1, 2021
  • can you organise pick up and drop off to SGR station? Arrival this Friday evening, departure Sunday?

    yes we can organise at affordable rate


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    Answered on October 12, 2020
  • Do you have a smoking zone within the facility

    Yes


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    Answered on December 20, 2019
  • Can a guest host a small gathering/party in her room or apartment? Around 15 people

    the biggest apartment we have a three bedrooms which can only host 6pax .


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    Answered on October 12, 2020
  • Hi there! is there a restaurant on this property?

    We have a restaurant called Xanas


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    Answered on May 6, 2021
  • My flight arrives very late at night. Can I check-in during middle of the night around 2am?

    We have a 24 hour reception and check in time is as from 2 pm till late .


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    Answered on November 16, 2019
  • does your restaurant has halal food for Muslims ? And how can I get its menu please ?

    Hello no we don't offer halal food


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    Answered on July 28, 2021
  • what number can i call to talk to someone about my bookings?

    kindly check on our extranet


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    Answered on October 12, 2020
  • Hi do you have wifi

    Yes we do have wifi .


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    Answered on August 11, 2021
  • how far is the nearest bar, are there taxi's available to take up to 7 people

    There is a bar and restaurant on sight.


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    Answered on January 20, 2020
  • Can I be able to recognize studios in the pics above

    Yes studio has a kitchenette, bed, couch all in one room pictures are very clear


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    Answered on June 4, 2021
  • do you clean the rooms daily?/change beddings daily?

    hello, we do cleaning every day and change of linen after 2 days. Thanks


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    Answered on October 4, 2021
  • hey,would like to visit during christmas period.Can my 2 year old son get a crib so that i can share the bed with my sister and if so is it free or at a cost.

    Baby cot is complimentary and that will be provided


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    Answered on July 24, 2021
  • Am i to pay any deposit now?when will my card be run?

    Will use your card on arrival


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    Answered on October 12, 2020
  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?

    December


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    Answered on September 26, 2019
  • good afternoon is the room accomadative for a 4 year old??

    Yes-maximum number of guests 2 pax


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    Asked about: Studio • Answered on May 19, 2021
COWRIE SHELL BEACH APARTMENTS

Managed by COWRIE SHELL BEACH APARTMENTS

Company review score: 8.7 Based on 577 reviews from 1 property

1 managed property
8 years of experience

Company info

Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments commenced trading in December 2012. We are obsessed with quality service and exceeding guest expectation is always our mission. Focused on building repeat guests portfolio - growth

Property info

Simply the best beach apartments on the secure Bamburi Beach, with close proximity to shopping malls, restaurants, hospitals, banks, police stations and other tourist attractions. Easily accessible and amazing sunny weather 365 days.. truly paradise!

Neighborhood info

The exquisite development is a 'stone throw' from Mombasa city. So you can be at the center of the action whenever you desire. Bustle or quietude within minutes. From the enviable location, you can enjoy the best of both worlds - nearness to all Mombasa's famous restaurants, shopping centres, business districts and also the quietness of the special beach location.

Languages Spoken

English, Swahili

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Braeburn Mombasa International School
    1.5 miles
  • KWS Head Office for Mombasa Marine Park
    2 miles
  • Bamburi Cement
    2.3 miles
  • Haller Park
    3 miles
  • Jumba la Mtwana
    3.3 miles
  • Bombolulu Workshop
    3.9 miles
  • Wild Waters Family Entertainment Park
    4.8 miles
  • Nyali Golf Couse
    4.9 miles
  • Mamba Village Crocodile Farm
    5 miles
  • Nyali Beach
    5.1 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant YULS RESTAURANT AQUADROM
    0.6 miles
  • Restaurant CHARCHOMA GRILL
    0.9 miles
  • Cafe/Bar CAFESSERIE RESTAURANT
    3.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar TAPAS CIELO
    3.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar JAVA NYALI
    3.1 miles
  • Restaurant XANAS LOUNGE
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Kongowea Market
    5.8 miles
  • Nyali Cinamex Movie Theatre
    6 miles
  • Nakumatt Cinemax
    6.1 miles
  • Fort Jesus
    7 miles
  • Burhani Gardens
    7.2 miles
  • Mombasa Golf Club
    7.6 miles
  • Uhuru Garden Mombasa
    7.6 miles
  • Tusks Monument
    7.6 miles
  • Mombasa Train Station
    7.6 miles
  • KPRL Oil Refinery
    8.7 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Indian Ocean
    0.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Bamburi Beach
    350 feet
  • Shanzu Beach
    3,450 feet
  • Kenyatta Public Beach
    1.2 miles
  • Shaza Beach
    1.5 miles
  • La Mera Beach
    1.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Moi International Airport
    10.9 miles
  • Ukunda Airport
    24.8 miles
  • Malindi Airport
    57.7 miles
How to get to Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments from Moi International Airport
    Private shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    XANAS LOUNGE

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Private beach area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Air conditioning
Services & Extras
  • Wake-up service
Activities
  • Beach
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Playground
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
Accessibility
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fitness center
Miscellaneous
  • Air conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Swahili
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 9:30 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 40min

  • Yes, Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Playground
    • Snorkeling
    • Beachfront
    • Water park
    • Fitness
    • Private beach area
    • Beach

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments (subject to availability) that have:

    • 1 bedroom
    • 2 bedrooms
    • 3 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments is 2.2 miles from the center of Bamburi.

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments.

  • The prices at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Yes, there are options at this property that have a balcony. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments on this page.

  • Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments has 1 restaurant:

    • XANAS LOUNGE

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 2 guests
    • 4 guests
    • 6 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Check-in at Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.