Serena Beach Resort and Spa is on the north coast near Mombasa. This 5 star Mombasa beach resort is on Shanzu Beach. This is just 30 kilometers from Mombasa city. Transfers by road from Mombasa take approximately one hour. Serena Beach Resort and Spa is fringed by white beaches. This five star Kenya beach hotel in Mombasa is shaded by coconut palms. The silver ribbon covers this Swahili coastline. This offers the ultimate tropical paradise. The bright white is against the blue sky. This creates a set in extensive tropical gardens. It is a perfect place to enjoy a Kenya safari tour to the nearest Kenya national parks.
Serena Beach Hotel and Spa architecture replicates the winding lanes. This includes the colorful market places of a traditional 13th C Swahili town. At the heart of this Mombasa beach resort lays the coral-built fortress.
Accommodation at Serena Beach Resort and Spa
Thge luxury en-suite rooms are accommodated in two single-storey buildings. The building lays to the right and left of the main reception and dining areas. Each tastefully-appointed room features a Maasai-inspired hand-painted wall fresco. There is a king-sized bed or luxurious twins in the rooms. The beds have a lavish all-encompassing mosquito-curtaining. There is also a bathroom writing/vanity unit, and private veranda.
Triple rooms can be made available. Serena Beach Resort and Spa accommodation is well suited for leisure and business.
Village Standard Rooms
The Mombasa accommodation includes 66 Village Rooms. Each room is presented in the style of a 13th century Swahili village. There are winding lanes, squares and market places. These are presented in twin-level modules. There are the ground floor rooms with external seating terraces. The upstairs rooms have their own private balconies. The rooms either enjoy sea views, or look out over the central squares and gardens. This mainly depends on their location within the village.
Serena Beach Resort and Spa garden rooms are located in the garden wing. There are 48 Garden Rooms at Serena Beach Resort and Spa. They are surrounded by lawns and palm trees. They look down across the grounds to the sea. The garden rooms are presented in cool sea blue and white. Each is spacious en-suite room with either twins or a queen-sized bed. They all have luxurious mosquito nets. Double doors open onto either a private balcony or a terrace. This gives one a direct access to the grounds.
Superior Prime Rooms
Serena Beach Resort and Spa has 32 newly completed Prime rooms. These rooms are exceptionally spacious. They are presented in traditional Swahili style. They feature traditional niches and fretwork cabinets. They also have brightly colored coastal cotton soft furnishings. This is in either red white and yellow or cool blue. Each room has its own spacious balcony. They all have views over the gardens of the hotel.
Each family suite at Serena Beach Resort and Spa has a twin-bedded children's room. This has digital multi-channel TV. There is a mini bar that can be emptied on request and a direct dial telephone. These rooms have Internet connectivity and 24-hour room service. They also feature a private bathroom.
The rooms can be accessed by a short corridor. The adult's room is luxuriously appointed with a king-sized double bed. There is a walk-in mosquito net with sea-blue and gold Swahili-styled furnishings. There is a fully-stocked mini-bar, digital multi-channel TV and direct dial telephone. Internet connectivity is available 24-hour. The spaciously luxurious twin bathroom allows for the use of two people at once. The room also features a generous balcony. This has access to the children's room next door - should the parents desire it.
Serena Beach Resort and Spa also offers a children's animation programme. There are children's menus, a pizza restaurant and ice-cream parlor. There is baby-sitting services and nightly entertainment (clowns, acrobats etc). Your children can also enjoy supervised nature trails. They can tour the butterfly centre and sea turtle programme. Other activities include ping pong, tennis, volley ball, pedalos and wind-surfing. One can also enjoy yachting, swimming pool and water aerobics among others.
The Zanzibar Suites
The new Zanzibar Suites offer a luxurious and spacious bedroom. This comes with king-sized bed and a separate sitting room and terrace.
The Lamu Suites
Lamu Suites are located right on the sea front. They enjoy a magnificent sea views. The Lamu Suites offer a double bedroom and separate sitting area, plus outside terrace.
The Presidential Suite
This suite features its own private staircase and imposing double doors. The Presidential Suite is presented on two levels and offers a spacious reception room. It has a private sitting room and a master bedroom. There is a large terrace with dining area and al fresco shower.
Dining at Serena Beach Hotel and Spa Mombasa
Savour the authentic flavours and cooking styles of Mombasa. They are inspired dishes from around the world. You get to enjoy great mixed cocktails to elevate any meal. The acclaimed Serena Beach culinary team is focused on creating delicious cuisine.
Here you can enjoy sumptuous breakfasts to oceanfront seafood dinners. They are accompanied by the finest selection of wines. All dishes feature the freshest high-quality ingredients.
All restaurants and bars at the resort are distinctive in their own way. They offer dining experiences on par with the best restaurants in Mombasa. The food serves as a culinary treasure complemented by the surroundings. You get to enjoy enchanting all five senses with rich aromas and ocean breezes. Allow us to indulge you with our array of restaurants, bars, cafés and markets.
All restaurants at Serena Beach Resort & Spa cater to any special dietary requirements.
Has stunning Indian Ocean views and locally inspired cuisine and décor. Fountain is a sophisticated, alluring and quintessentially Swahili in style. Be here to enjoy sumptuous buffet breakfast lovingly prepared by the chefs. You may also discover new flavors on a themed international buffet night. This is also done during Swahili banquet, be prepared for a culinary journey that is second to none.
THE JAHAZI GRILL
This has alluring ocean views and the gentle sounds of the surf. It complements the seafood menu at this Arabian dhow-themed restaurant. Enjoy an array of dishes that use only the finest and freshest local ingredients. This includes fresh fish caught daily.
It overlooking the fishpond with weaver birds nesting on the blooming bougainvillea. You will also be looking into the coconut palm trees. Sokoni pays homage to the traditional brasserie-style café. Besidedto snacks and pizzas, the menu features authentic Swahili delights. In the evening, Sokoni transforms into a gathering spot. here you will enjoy acrobatic performances or traditional dance acts.
Throughout the day, this relaxing, open-air thatched coffee and tea bar beckons you. You will enjoy moments of friendliness and warmth. All the whilst taking in views of the resort’s expansive beach lawns.
SWIM-UP POOL BAR
Here, by the sparkling pool fringed by palm trees, relax at the Swim-Up Pool Bar. You can choose from a selection of cocktails, beers and whiskies as you soak up the tiki bar-style vibe.
NYOTA BAR & TERRACE
It is on the rooftop, Nyota Bar & Terrace offers a selection of cocktails, beers and whiskies. You will enjoy wonderful views of the sky for night-time stargazing. It has a relaxing atmosphere and is the ideal place for enjoying a cocktail. This is after an evening beach stroll just before dinner or a nightcap before turning in.
This friendly spot welcomes you to unwind with a selection of Swahili teas, coffees and beers.
ICE CREAM PARLOUR
Follow the tantalizing aromas to the Ice Cream Parlor. Here you can savor a wide range of ice creams, gateaux and cool drinks.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Serena Beach Resort and Spa has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Serena Beach Resort and Spa booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Serena Beach Resort and Spa will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Serena Beach Resort and Spa. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Serena Beach Resort and Spa is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Serena Beach Resort and Spa. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express