Located south of Mombasa, Kenya on the east coast of Africa, Diani Beach rests between the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean and open plains of the Shimba Hills National Reserve. Stretching 25 kilometres along the coastline, pearl white sands and lush green forests provide a backdrop of serenity that defines paradise. Tucked amidst the towering palms and tropical gardens, Almanara Luxury Resort sits quietly – boasting six fully inclusive villas along with a spectacular Presidential Villa. Complete with personal chef and maid services, this all-inclusive resort provides guests with the chance to enjoy 7-star luxury while experiencing the genuine cultures of Africa.
Executive Villas are perfectly suited for families and couples alike. Fully air-conditioned throughout, each villa is comprised of 3 en-suite double bedrooms plus a downstairs cloakroom. Local artwork and bespoke furniture blend all the modern amenities with traditional African decor. The open-plan dining and living areas provide the option to relax & dine in the cool indoors of your villa. Prefer the outdoors? Your spacious veranda serves up a gentle breeze sweeps from the Indian Ocean. The swimming pool and jacuzzi offer a cooling respite, whilst our sunken pool bar serves cocktails throughout the day. For guests craving that piece of privacy, the fully furnished rooftop provides a secluded area for you to unwind and read a book, or simply spend the evening stargazing. The rooftop is also a great spot for a sundowner, where the sun can be seen setting over the Shimba Hills National Reserve.
“Casa Bella” the Boutique Hotel – This exclusive Villa – comprised of 3 ocean view rooms and 2 Ocean suites, offers guests the chance to enjoy breathtaking views and total seclusion in one of the most stunning private houses on the East African coast. A magnificent glass walkway crosses the Koi pond providing a dramatic entrance to the grand reception hall. Each of the 5 rooms are fully air-conditioned, with and en-suite bathroom and changing area. A spacious walk-in wardrobe backs onto the en-suite bathroom and shower complete with imported Italian marble & mosaic with his and hers vanity units. Sliding doors open to a private verandah, which offers a breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean and infinity pool below. An Ocean view Jacuzzi, infinity swimming pool, games room and gym are amongst the private facilities that guests in the boutique hotel can enjoy. With a maximum 10 guest capacity the spacious Villa avoids ever feeling crowded with a section of indoor & outdoor seating areas. There is also a study complete with 60 inch HDTV with Satellite (DSTV) channels, plus a bar and library.