April 22nd 2014
Medina Palms is a new luxurious getaway in Watamu, Kenya. The grand resort redefines the notion of idyllic Indian Ocean escape with its fusion of Mediterranean style and local designs.
The shoreline in the area of Watamu features white sand beaches and offshore coral formations arranged in different bays and beaches, protected as part of the Watamu Marine National Park. The Marine Park is considered on of the best snorkeling and diving areas on the coast of East Africa.
Medina Palms is an all suite hospitality destination inspired by the architecture seafarers who visited the coastline in the 12th century. High quality fixtures and fittings and distinctive Moorish features are tastefully coupled with the best of European chic.
Set within tropical gardens with mature indigenous trees, Medina Palms has four swimming pools with interconnecting water channels, cascades and waterfalls. All accommodation is provided with en-suite bathroom, separate kitchen, private lounge, verandah, wifi and international tv channels. The hotel’s award-winning eco credentials feature the best of green technology.
Scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing and sport fishing are available on site. The rooftop luxury spa offers a unique range of treatments and high above the palm trees, a ‘chill out’ relaxation terrace and a pool.
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