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Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront hotel with relaxing spa services

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Mombasa, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course, 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Bamburi Beach, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Voyager Beach and Fort Jesus. Tiwi Beach and Diani - Chale Marine National Park and Reserve are also within 32 mi (52 km).

Hotel Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 335 rooms offer comforts like memory foam beds and premium bedding, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies, 24-hour room service, and minibars.

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa features a full-service spa, 5 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, and a waterslide. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This 3.5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. 3 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a children's pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours and an area shuttle. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Express check-in 
  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Year Built 1970 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 4 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 335 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Tennis on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa has 3 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Lido Seafood Grill - This seafood restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a waterslide, a spa tub, and a steam room.

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

  • Playground on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Water skiing on site 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing on site 

Spa Services

Tulia Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 4 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body wraps 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 4 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No pets or service animals allowed
Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 30 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 15 (from 4 to 12 years old)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 180
  • Facilities fee: USD 40 per person, per day and includes use of:
- Spa
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Sarova Whitesands
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Mombasa
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort Mombasa
  • Sarova Whitesands Resort
  • Whitesands Sarova
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Hotel Bamburi
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa Kenya/Bamburi
  • Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort And Spa
  • Whitesands Hotel Mombasa

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least no hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


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