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This property is a 5-minute walk from the beach. Featuring a garden with an outdoor swimming pool, Tulia House offers rooms with a balcony and outdoor furniture. The hostel is located just 5 minutes' walk from Mombasa Beach.

The rooms are all equipped with a wardrobe. Most rooms have a private bathroom but some rooms come with access to shared bathroom and toilet facilities.

Guests can enjoy international and Kenyan dishes at the on-site restaurant and bar. There is also a 24-hour front desk, and free WiFi access is available in public areas.

Tulia House is a 5-minute drive from Bamburi Beach and 10 minutes' drive from Mombasa's city center. Moi International Airport can be reached within a 30-minute drive.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

Tulia House Backpackers has been welcoming guests since Jul 4, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.3)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Halal

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Tulia House Backpackers

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Mombasa Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1,100 feet from property
  • Nyali Beach

    Nyali Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    5,150 feet from property
  • Kenyatta Public Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    1 miles from property
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Haller Park
    0.5 miles
  • KWS Head Office for Mombasa Marine Park
    1.3 miles
  • Bombolulu Workshop
    1.3 miles
  • Bamburi Cement
    1.3 miles
  • Wild Waters Family Entertainment Park
    1.6 miles
  • Nyali Golf Couse
    1.7 miles
  • Mamba Village Crocodile Farm
    1.8 miles
  • Nyali Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Braeburn Mombasa International School
    2.5 miles
  • Kongowea Market
    3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant 10 street
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Misono
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Anuba
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Sheba
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Tapas
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Roberto's
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Nyali Cinamex Movie Theatre
    3 miles
  • Nakumatt Cinemax
    3 miles
  • Fort Jesus
    3.9 miles
  • Burhani Gardens
    4.1 miles
  • Mombasa Golf Club
    4.4 miles
  • Tusks Monument
    4.6 miles
  • Uhuru Garden Mombasa
    4.6 miles
  • Mombasa Train Station
    4.7 miles
  • Jumba la Mtwana
    6.5 miles
  • KPRL Oil Refinery
    6.9 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Indian
    0.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Mombasa Beach
    1,100 feet
  • Nyali Beach
    5,150 feet
  • Kenyatta Public Beach
    1 miles
  • Bamburi Beach
    2 miles
  • English Point Beach
    3.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Moi International Airport
    8.8 miles
  • Ukunda Airport
    21.6 miles
  • Malindi Airport
    60.9 miles
How to get to Tulia House Backpackers from Moi International Airport
    Private shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site


Amenities of Tulia House Backpackers
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Game drives
  • Badminton equipment
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Game room
  • Fishing Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Personal trainer
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Massage chair
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Public Bath
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fitness center Additional charge
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 Tulia House Backpackers takes special requests – add in the next step!


12:00 PM - 12:00 AM

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


10:00 AM - 10:30 AM


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.

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
Extra bed by request

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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds 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.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

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The fine print

Please inform Tulia House Backpackers 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 Tulia House Backpackers

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Tulia House Backpackers by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 40min
    • Taxi 45min

  • Check-in at Tulia House Backpackers is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Guests staying at Tulia House Backpackers can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Halal
    • À la carte

  • Tulia House Backpackers is 3.7 miles from the center of Mombasa.

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

  • Tulia House Backpackers offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Darts
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Evening entertainment
    • Water park
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Public Bath
    • Badminton equipment
    • Personal trainer
    • Yoga classes
    • Game drives
    • Massage chair
    • Walking tours
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Fitness
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Swimming pool

  • Tulia House Backpackers has 1 restaurant:

    • Tulia

  • The nearest beach is 1,300 feet from Tulia House Backpackers.

  • The prices at Tulia House Backpackers may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.