Diwaka Tours & Travel
Aqua Plaza, 4th Fl.
P.O. Box 17001-00100, Nairobi - Kenya
Telephone: +254.20.268.5134 / +254.20.375.0391
Located on the northernmost point of the island, consists of several seafront bungalows with the traditional African style makuti thatched roofs. There are 20 rooms, all rooms are self-contained, all sea front rooms have A/C, some garden view rooms have A/C, diving and equipment hire.
Total rooms: 20: Each of the seafront bungalow consists of four self contained Premium seafront rooms. All these rooms are mostly contrived to give the maximum panoramic sea views and cool sea breezes. There are also other types of standard non-seafront roomsideal for the groups, conference delegates. They are built jointly in two wings each with eight rooms.
Room dcor: They are all ensuite with ac and mostly furnished with handcrafted four poster beds with the beautiful Zanzibar style wooden dcor and a spacious balcony frontage.
Room Amenities: The rooms are all self contained with air conditioners, they are also en suite.
Special feature: The lodge can take you to see how dhows are made in the old, traditional way. There is also a natural aquarium near the lighthouse on the northernmost tip of the island. It's actually a small tidal lake surrounded by coral rag stone which attracts the endangered hawksbill and green turtles. You can also explore the village and beaches on bicycles and mix with the local people.
The beautiful restaurant overlooking the blue Indian Ocean serves mainly seafood as well as continental and vegetarian dishes prepared by locally renowned chefs. The foods are freshly prepared and combined mainly from organic foods, especially fruits and vegetables which are derived freshly from private plantations hence ensuring a healthy diet. In the evenings candlelight dinners and luscious barbeques on the beach are seasonally arranged.
CONFERENCE FACILITIES: Available