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Lion in the Sun Hotel

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Private beach nearby, white sand, free beach shuttle, beach umbrellas
Private beach nearby, white sand, free beach shuttle, beach umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of Lion in the Sun Hotel

Lion in the Sun Hotel

5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCrocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi8 min drive
  • Popular LocationMarine Park8 min drive
  • Popular LocationSilversands Beach10 min drive
  • AirportMalindi (MYD)18 min drive

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About this area

Malindi

Located in Malindi, Lion in the Sun Hotel is near a private beach. Portuguese Chapel and Vasco da Gama Pillar are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Malindi Beach and Watamu Beach. Traveling with kids? Consider Crocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi and Bio-Ken Snake Farm. Scuba diving, snorkeling, and surfing/boogie boarding offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Crocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi - 8 min drive
  • Marine Park - 8 min drive
  • Silversands Beach - 10 min drive
  • Portuguese Chapel - 14 min drive
  • Vasco da Gama Pillar - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Malindi (MYD) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • MAIN RESTAURANT — 1 min walk
  • Rosada Beach — 8 min drive
  • Seafront swahili dishes — 11 min drive
  • Baby Marrow — 11 min drive
  • Baobab Restaurant — 11 min drive

About this property

Lion in the Sun Hotel

Family-friendly resort with full-service spa and private beach
This resort features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free beach shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club, and a beach bar. All 15 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. Kitchens come with refrigerators, and guests can enjoy upscale touches like private pools and fireplaces.
Lion in the Sun Hotel offers 15 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private pools and fireplaces. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Memory foam beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Accommodations at this 5-star resort have kitchens with refrigerators and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms feature washers/dryers and minibars. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include microwaves.

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool, a health club, and complimentary bicycles.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, THALASPA HENRI CHENOT. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Guests under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Area shuttle
  • Free beach shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges, 1 beach bar and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Beach yoga
  • Boat tours
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Separate dining area
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Washer/dryer

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Swahili

Outdoors

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Hot springs/mineral springs
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Mud bath
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Thalassotherapy
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Beach towels
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Memory foam mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead

Entertainment

  • 24-inch TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Dining room
  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Private pool
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service
  • Washer and dryer

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Policies

Check-in

Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cribs (infant beds)

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub
Guests under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Lion Sun Hotel
Lion Sun Hotel Malindi
Lion Sun Malindi
Lion In The Sun Hotel Malindi
Lion In The Sun Resort Malindi, Kenya, Africa
Lion in the Sun Hotel Resort
Lion in the Sun Hotel Malindi
Lion in the Sun Hotel Resort Malindi

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