Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa is located in Mombasa on one of the longest beachfront protected by the Mombasa Marine Park. It features 4 outdoor swimming pools, 3 restaurants and a beachside nightclub.

Each air-conditioned room at Sarova Whitesands offers ocean, pool or garden views. It comes equipped with a satellite TV a mini-bar and tea-and-coffee-making facilities. The bed is draped in mosquito nets.

Minazi Café serves a snack and kids menu while Lido Lounge is a fine dining restaurant serving seafood and steak. Cocos Beach Bar has an open-air disco.

Guests can enjoy a beauty treatment in the spa or have a good work out in the gym. A host of water sports are also available.

Free Wi-Fi is available.Excursions to Forte Jesus, Mama Ngina Waterfront, Old Town, Elephant Tusks and Haller Park Bamburi can be arranged.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Asian, American, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

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4 reasons to choose Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

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About Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

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  • Do u allow day visitors

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry We do allow day visitors to Sarova Whitesands. For dining and entertainment, guests can choose from our themed superb restaurants, the trendy and chic Lido lounge or the exclusive Cocos Beach Bar, overlooking the serene Indian ocean beach. There are also five outdoor swimming pools with water slides, springboard and diving boards (Currently Swimming is only accessible to in-house guests) as well as a variety of exciting water sports (This are available for both in-house and visiting guests). We welcome you to visit our property and enjoy refreshing African Hospitality. Best Regards, Sarova Whitesands Team.


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    Answered on February 20, 2020
  • Can you pick up guests from Nairobi Airport?

    Yes we can. However please note there are flights to Mombasa. We happy to book you one of the Sarova Units in Nairobi


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    Answered on November 19, 2021
  • Incase one need to host any event like baby shower how much do you charge?? And on top of that do u provide , space for decoration and food for the guest

    Dear Guest, Please note this would be charged as an event which will vary with the menu and preferred timing, Kindly reach us at whitesands@sarovahotels.com to speak to our events team, Best regards, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa


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    Answered on May 1, 2021
  • Add an extra bed

    Dear Guest, An 1 extra bed can be added in the garden facing room


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    Asked about: Garden Facing Queen Room • Answered on March 2, 2021
  • Family room available? Charges on all inclusive? myself and wife and our 2 gals aged 5 and 10yrs of age...

    For now we do have family rooms available at the rate of Kes. 56,600 per night on all inclusive for your family


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    Answered on November 5, 2021
  • Hallo do you have rooms that allow smoking?

    Dear Guest, Jambo, Thank you for your inquiry, All our rooms are non-smoking, however, we have designated smoking zones, Kind Regards, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa


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    Answered on July 27, 2021
  • hi.. pick up from the airport

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry, We do offer transfers from the airport and train station at a charge, Kindly share your flight details and number of persons for planning purposes, Kind Regards, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa


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    Asked about: Sea Facing Queen Room • Answered on July 27, 2021
  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?

    Dear Guest, Our property is located right next to the beach and you will not need to use other means to access it. The beach is beautiful and there are lots of activities available fro you to engage in. Reach out to us and we will arrange it.


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    Answered on August 24, 2020
  • Do we need a covid certificate or test done prior to checking in? We are booked for Apr 22nd - 25th as a family.

    Dear Guest, Covid certificate is helpful to have however not a mandatory requirement at check-in. However, it is required at the airport


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    Answered on March 22, 2021
  • Hello ,,,How do you charge for couples who intend to stay for a week in the hotel and are meals included on the charges too?

    Dear guest, Kindly refer to the double room rate on our rates.Please note it will be dependant on the room category you wish to book


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    Answered on December 1, 2021
  • How much is swimming for oitsiders

    Thank you for your question. For now swimming is only open to Resident guests.


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    Answered on August 24, 2020
  • Hello,,,,I would love to apply for an attachment in your hotel please can get the procedure to apply for the attachment.Am located in Nairobi

    Hello to you too. Please note we give notice for all intake for both staff and interns. This will be on the official sarova pages


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    Answered on November 3, 2021
  • hi .. I want the half board option

    Dear Guest, We do have a half board option, Please check on the booking site (HB) option, Regards, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa


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    Asked about: Sea Facing Queen Room • Answered on July 8, 2021
  • Do you have a sauna and gym? Sauna more importantly thank you

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry, We have only a steam room in the spa which can be used for residents and non-residents and a gym that is used by residents only. Kindly reach out to the hotel to make a booking for either option


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    Answered on March 12, 2021
  • Hi. Please is there the option for half board ? Or all inclusive

    Yes,we do have both options


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    Asked about: Pool Facing Queen Room • Answered on November 23, 2021
  • If I book a room for 2 people but only I am staying in the room, can I bring a night guest without extra charge.

    Dear Guest, Thanks for your inquiry,for security purposes& government requirement we would register the guest, Therefore,you can bring one guest for the entire amount of your stay.


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    Answered on October 13, 2021
  • How far from Mombasa airport? Can u guys give as a discount for room?

    Dear Guest, The resort is about 19.5 kilometers away from Moi International Airport which takes an estimated 50minutes drive on days without traffic. We offer a daily best rate on the online site that is subject to change on festive and peak period


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    Answered on June 9, 2021
  • We will be travellng with our son who is 5 years old and looking to book a sea facing queen room, is it possible to have an extra single bed in our room for him ? We will stay for one night

    It is possible to add in an extra bed however,it is possible in a premier sea facing room


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    Answered on February 24, 2021
  • Do guest have access to the gym and spa or it comes at an extra cost?

    Dear Guest, The gym and the swimming pool are complimentary of use to all resident guests. The Tulia spa services are charged as incidentals but bookings can be done both for residents and non-residents


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    Answered on May 16, 2021
  • What kind of drinks included in all-inclusive plan

    Dear Guest, We have selected drinks on the all-inclusive plan: eg Packed juice,selected cocktails and spirits ,we do share the menu of the all-inclusive items at the outlets before any order Kind Regards Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa


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    Answered on August 26, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Braeburn Mombasa International School
    0.9 miles
  • KWS Head Office for Mombasa Marine Park
    0.9 miles
  • Bamburi Cement
    1.3 miles
  • Haller Park
    1.9 miles
  • Bombolulu Workshop
    2.9 miles
  • Wild Waters Family Entertainment Park
    3.7 miles
  • Nyali Golf Couse
    3.8 miles
  • Mamba Village Crocodile Farm
    3.9 miles
  • Nyali Beach
    4.1 miles
  • Jumba la Mtwana
    4.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Kongowea Market
    4.7 miles
  • Nyali Cinamex Movie Theatre
    5 miles
  • Nakumatt Cinemax
    5 miles
  • Fort Jesus
    6 miles
  • Burhani Gardens
    6.1 miles
  • Mombasa Golf Club
    6.5 miles
  • Uhuru Garden Mombasa
    6.5 miles
  • Tusks Monument
    6.5 miles
  • Mombasa Train Station
    6.6 miles
  • KPRL Oil Refinery
    7.8 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Bamburi Beach
    450 feet
  • Kenyatta Public Beach
    1,050 feet
  • Shanzu Beach
    1.7 miles
  • Mombasa Beach
    2.2 miles
  • Shaza Beach
    2.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Moi International Airport
    10 miles
  • Ukunda Airport
    23.7 miles
  • Malindi Airport
    58.7 miles
How to get to Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa from Moi International Airport
    Private shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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3 Restaurants On Site

    The Pavillions Restaurant

    Food: African, Indian, Irish, Middle Eastern, Seafood, Local, Asian, International, Latin American, European

    Minazi Cafe

    Food: African, American, British, Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Local, Asian, International, Latin American

    Lido Lounge

    Food: Seafood

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Aerobics
  • Live music/Performance
  • Themed dinners
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Kids' club
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
  • Windsurfing Additional charge
  • Playground
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
5 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
Pool 2 – outdoor (kids) Free!
  • Open all year
  • Suitable for kids
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Waterslide
  • Shallow end
Pool 3 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
Pool 4 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
Pool 5 – outdoor Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Massage chair
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Light therapy
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Waterslide
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

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

House rules Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

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 6 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 - 5 years
Crib by request
Free
6 - 12 years
Extra bed by request
$50 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed by request
$70 per person, per night

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

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

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa.

  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Playground
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Kids' club
    • Evening entertainment
    • Themed dinners
    • Locker rooms
    • Aerobics
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Beauty services
    • Live music/Performance
    • Facial treatments
    • Beach
    • Waxing services
    • Makeup services
    • Hair treatments
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Light therapy
    • Spa facilities
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Foot bath
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Massage chair
    • Entertainment staff
    • Fitness

  • Check-in at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa (subject to availability):

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