Medina Palms

Medina Palms is an exclusive resort set on the Kenyan coast and situated on one of the world's best beaches. With a huge range of accommodation options, including a luxurious private villa, Medina Palms is an ideal spot for families, couples and groups.

Watamu, Lamu and the coast, Kenya
Medina Palms
  • Situated within a National Marine Reserve on one of the world's top ten beaches

  • World Class Watersports facility with kitesurfing, paddleboarding and windsurfing

  • Fantastic kids club

  • Wide range of accommodation options

Set on Watamu Beach, Medina Palms is an all suite luxury hotel, with a contemporary Swahili design and Moroccan inspired interiors. Situated with the marine reserve, it is a tranquil hideaway from the hustle and bustle of Watamu. There are fifty suites at Medina Palms and the hotel has been cleverly designed so as to create a sense of complete privacy and exclusivity. The suites range from comfortable one bedroom suites to a luxurious private villa which can accommodate up to ten guests.

Medina Palms also has a world class watersports facility which has East Africa's only British Kitesurfing association approved school. Ben Kelliher is the kitesurfing instructor and has been teaching watersports for over twelve years. A range of courses are on offer from complete beginners in groups of up to four people to advanced tuition on a one to one basis. You can also spend you days scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing and deep sea fishing all from the hotel. Spend an evening on one of the Special Sundowner Cruises which take place on one of the traditional East African dhows and is such a wonderful experience as you sip cocktails whilst sailing into the sunset.

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Try out the kite surfing - its a perfect place for beginners!

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Watamu, Lamu and the coast, Kenya

Medina Palms is situated on the Kenyan Coast on a World Class Beach. A 30-minute drive from Malindi, it is set away from the hustle and bustle of the town and is set within a National Marine Reserve.

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