Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Villa Mela Malindi

Featuring a lush garden with a pool, Villa Mela Malindi is located in Malindi, within 1,650 feet of the Indian Ocean. It has a restaurant and a bar, and offers massages and a fitness area.

Each room at the Villa Mela faces the pool garden and includes characteristic wooden beds equipped with mosquito net. They are all air conditioned and come with a private bathroom fitted with bath, shower, and hairdryer.

The restaurant offers specialties from the local area mixed with classical international dishes. Barbecue facilities are also available for those guests who prefer outdoor meals.

Silversands beach is only 5 minutes’ walk away, while the Malindi Marine National Park is 1,650 feet away. The local airport is 2.8 mi away and the hotel can arrange a shuttle service upon request.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

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Villa Mela Malindi has been welcoming guests since Jul 25, 2012

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian

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

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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
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Travel Sustainable property

This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Villa Mela Malindi

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

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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Vasco da Gama Pillar
    1.3 miles
  • Portuguese Chapel
    1.3 miles
  • Malindi Marine National Park
    1.7 miles
  • Galana Shopping Centre
    2.2 miles
  • Gedi Ruins
    8.8 miles
  • Bio-Ken Snake Farm
    10.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Baby Marrow
    0.9 miles
  • Restaurant Osteria Town
    1.6 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Karen Blixen
    2.5 miles
  • Cafe/Bar BarBar
    2.8 miles
  • Restaurant Osteria Beach
    0.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Tropical Beach
    1,550 feet
  • Malindi Beach
    1.7 miles
  • Jacaranda Bay Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Malindi Airport
    1.7 miles
How to get to Villa Mela Malindi from Malindi Airport
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Amenities of Villa Mela Malindi
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Library
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet meals (on request)
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
Pool and Spa
  • Kids' pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Swahili
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1:00 PM - 7:00 PM


6:30 AM - 11:00 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.

Children 18 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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

Credit cards are only needed to guarantee your booking .

The fine print

Please check your visa requirements before traveling.

A deposit via bank wire is required to secure your reservation. Please contact the Hotel for more information.

FAQs about Villa Mela Malindi

  • Villa Mela Malindi offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Snorkeling
    • Library
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Horseback riding

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Villa Mela Malindi by:

    • Taxi 15min

  • Villa Mela Malindi is 1.7 miles from the center of Malindi.

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

  • The nearest beach is 1,000 feet from Villa Mela Malindi.

  • Room options at Villa Mela Malindi include:

    • Double

  • Check-in at Villa Mela Malindi is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Villa Mela Malindi can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • À la carte