The coolest beach front accommodation in Malindi is at Stephanie Sea House, It overlooks a delightful stretch of beach in the Malindi National Marine Park.
The property comprises 50 local-style air-conditioned cottages each with a mini-bar, ceiling fan, room safe, verandah and en-suite bathroom.
All guests are welcomed with a basket of fruit and a thirst quenching cocktail.
Close to the beach there is a salt-water swimming pool. Surf boards and canoes are available and there is a variety of activities: billiards, table-tennis, tennis (floodlit) and film library.
There’s a diving centre with easy access to the marine park and some great big-game fishing. Just around the corner, there are opportunities to enjoy horse riding.
The restaurant, overlooking the marine park, serves a variety of Italian and international delicacies as well as some local favourites.
In the evenings, there are African and Kenyan Maasai dancers.