Kilifi Houses

Holiday Houses to rent for family holidays in Kilifi

Looking for watersports on Kenya’s Kilifi Creek or Deep Sea Fishing excursions?

Kilifi is spilt into two halves which are accessed by the impressive Kilifi Bridge that spans over Kilifi Creek. Kilifi, the administrative centre for Kilifi County, is a busy town with numerous Tuktuks and bodaboda motorbikes going about their daily business ferrying people around the town. The holiday houses are situated away from the hustle and bustle of town and nestle along both the creek sides and along the sea-front, with spectacular sea-views. All these properties have been personally selected, from large holiday houses sleeping up to fifteen guests, with swimming pools and sizable tropical gardens to smaller, private family homes. This is a perfect haven for family and activity-orientated people with great opportunities for sailing and water skiing in the in pancake-flat water of the creek. Kilifi Town and Tusky supermarket provide all the groceries and necessities needed for your self-catering holiday. We have lots more information and tips about travelling in Kenya on these pages.

Place to eat in Kilifi: Kilifi Boatyard, Mandarini and Nautalis are three great eateries you should visit and all are situated right on the water’s edge of the creek and have good food and a great atmosphere!

Kilifi Beach House, Kilifi, Kenya

Modern, stylish Beach House. Incredible furnishings for luxury living. Main house 4 large luxurious double bedrooms all ensuite, Cottage 2 large ensuite bedrooms, swimming pool,

Kilifi Beach House is one of Kilifi's finest holiday houses and gives you designer-living first hand. This Thai-inspired villa is a truly magnificent and luxurious holiday home, which really is living the jet-set lifestyle. The main house has 4 luxurious ensuite bedrooms all with sea-views and all overlooking the large swimming pool. The light and spacious rooms may be configured as doubles or twins depending on your requirements. There is ample room in the generously sized, interior designed, sitting room, which boasts sumptuous furniture and furnishings imported from Thailand. The lovely gardens lead straight onto Kilifi's famous Bofa Beach from the properties own direct beach access. The house is totally private and boasts lush tropical garden, which have been landscaped to the highest standards. A two-bedroomed villa, decorated to the same high standards, is available on the same property that can be rented separately. This is really a spectacular home to rent for a very special holiday.

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The Dhow House, Kilifi

5 bedrooms, all ensuite. Sleeps 10, swimming pool, private beach, fantastic sea-views.

The Dhow House in Kilifi, Kenya has decorated to the highest standards. Designed by local architect, Andrew Melesi, and themed in traditional Swahili fashion, this elegant house is one of Kilifi's finest beach houses available to rent. Dhow House sleeps 10 people, has its own infinity swimming pool and enjoys the use of a private beach, which makes it a perfect location for a family holiday. The Dhow House has 4 large double bedrooms all with sea-views and ensuite bathrooms and a twin room, which also has its own bathroom. Situated on the southern end of Kilifi, Dhow House offers peace and quiet away from the more popular beaches to the north.

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Mnarani Guest House, Kilifi, Kenya

Four bedrooms, ensuite bathrooms, use of hotel facilities, own garden and swimming pool.

Set in the extensive grounds of Mnarani Hotel in Kilifi, the Mnarani Guest House is an ideal house to rent for those wishing to make use of the Mnarani Club's facilities but enjoy the privacy of having their own private self-catering house. This is an ideal house to rent if you are accessing the sailing and watersports activities with 3 Degrees South in Kilifi. The Guest House has 4, large comfortable bedrooms all with their own modern bathrooms. The large sitting room has DSTV and WiFi connection. You can either prepare your own meals, a chef can be brought into cook for you from the hotel, or you can pay the hotel extra to eat in their restaurants. If you rent Mnarani Guest House you may also enjoy all the facilities the hotel offers, such as excursions and entertainment evenings if you so wish to get involved. Mnarani Club also has a fantastic infinity swimming pool, with one of the best views in the world, tennis court, squash court, crazy golf and a Spa so whether it's an active holiday with children or a relaxing holiday you will be able to find everything you are looking for here!

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Bridge House, Kilifi Creek

Sleeps 14, (3 double and 8 single beds) all with ensuite bathrooms, air conditioning, private pool, excellent location, good amenities and staff.

Bridge House in Kilifi is an Old Arabic style house situated on the South-side of Kilifi Creek. Bridge House is ideal for large groups as has 6 bedrooms and sleeps 14 in all. All the rooms, some of which have bunk beds, have ensuite bathrooms and airconditioning. This large family house is situated in very large plot on Kilifi Creek and has been refurbished to a high standard and is an ideal house to rent for a group of young people who may be doing a sailing course at Kilifi as it it situated right opposite Mnarani Club. Bridge House has a large swimming pool at the front and from here you get amazing west-facing views over Kilifi Creek towards the Kilifi Boartyard from its elevated position. Rent this fabulous Kenya coast-house you will enjoy a very relaxing holiday as the house has excellent cooks and house staff; is really comfortable with ample sofas and chairs and the swimming pool comes right into the veranda so you don't have to walk very far for a refreshing swim. Kilifi's Bridge House offers plenty of eating areas, one of which is by the pool under a shady creeper-clad patio area.There are also sun beds and day beds on which to relax during the heat of the day. Some of the bed rooms have twin beds and one has a bunk bed so Bridge House is an ideal Kilifi holiday house for families with children or large groups.

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Shawabu House, Kilifi

Large double story house, 5 double bedrooms, sleeps 10. own swimming pool, access to creek, excellent staff, near boat launch ramp

Shawabu House in Kilifi is a large double story spacious, cool and secure house, situated on the south-Eastern corner of Kilifi Creek. This house has five double bedrooms, one en suite and all with wash basins in the rooms. There are two further bathrooms, and an outside shower. The house has a well equipped kitchen with two fridges, washing machine and microwave. Situated in a large plot, graced with a number of large mango and baobab trees that ensure the house remains cool. There is a good sized swimming pool in the garden, which is walled with a gate that young children shouldn't be able to open. Shawabu is situated on a quite lane, which leads down to the creek where there is a ramp suitable to launch boats at the 'old boathouse' near the mouth of the creek.

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