With the shimmering sands and waters of the Indian ocean stretching before it, amidst verdant, bougainvillea-filled gardens, and shaded by gently swaying palm trees, the

Mombasa Serena Beach Hotel represents the ultimate scape. The Legendary 13th Century Swahili town of Lamu inspires and styles it.


The hotel is situated at Shanzu Beach adjoining the Indian Ocean. It is located 22 km away from the city of Mombasa 30 kms from Moi Airport.

Room Variety and Capacity

Mombasa Serena beach hotel has 164 air conditioned rooms each with private balcony that has ocean view or opens onto the courtyard gardens. The are categorized into: 40 village rooms, 26 village sea view rooms, 48 Garden rooms, 8 Junior suites, 2 Luxury suites, 6 Family rooms, 2 family sea view rooms and 32 prime rooms.

Double Room

The rooms are equipped with bath / WC, telephone, satellite TV, air conditioning, in room safe, direct dial telephone, mosquito nets, wireless internet browsing facility, Mini bar and Tea/coffee making facility on request. Single rooms are usually double rooms put to single use.

Guest room services

24 hr room service, Laundry, Baby sitter on request, House doctor on calls.


Facilities include reception with express check-in and check-out facilities, restaurant, bars, and hairdresser and gift shop. In the gardens is a swimming pool adjoining the sun terraces and lawns. Chairs and beach towels are available free for the pool users.

Dining and Bar Facilities

Fountain restaurant with Table d’hote/theme dinners, Jahazi Grill which is an a la carte sea food restaurant, Makuti bar for teas, coffees and beverages, sokoni plaza – coffee shop, Pizzeria, ice-cream parlour and Nyota terrace cocktail bar.

Credit cards accepted

VISA, Master and Amex Card.

National classification

5 Stars

Sports / Entertainment

Long tennis, squash, swimming pool and beach volleyball

At a Fee: gym, sauna, massage and beauty services, kayaking, windsurfing, pedal boats, snorkeling equipment, diving and catamaran sailing (some provided by local Operators). Nearby is Nyali golf course. Regular sports and entertainment programs are available as well as shows and live music.


Breakfast and buffet dinner. Additional meals e.g. buffet lunch on request.

All Inclusive Sports

  • Table Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Aerobics
  • Water Polo
  • 1 hour of tennis per day

Sports subject to availability


  • Day and evening sports
  • Entertainment Programs
  • Shows
  • Maasai Dancers
  • Live Music


We offer our guests special prices on request.