The Sands at Chale Island, Hotel on an Island
- Air Conditioning
- Ocean view
The Sands at Chale Island is a small luxury hotel on the south coast of Kenya, 30minutes drive from Diani. The Sands at Chale Island Hotel is 600 meters off the mainland and is ideal place for family holidays, honeymoons or weddings in Kenya.
The small luxury hotel Sands at Chale Island is built with locally quarried coral blocks and is roofed with high, palm leaf “Makuti” thatch.
The hotel lies in 15 acres of indigenous ancient forest, with a stunning 10,000 square meter white sand bay which is protected by a coral reef. Some of the main highlights are 3 pools with fresh and salty water, privacy and 7 different types of luxury accommodation with unique Swahili design.
The Makuti roofs are very high and will allow you to enjoy fresh breeze from the ocean during the hot days at the hotel.
There are 2 different types of Bandas with either ocean view or panoramas encompassing lagoon, channel, mangroves and the setting sun over the Shimba hills. The private front lawns with sun beds and large verandas with Swahili day beds will be excellent for relaxation with spectacular view. The Superior Bandas have the addition of large sliding glass doors that open the bathroom directly into the private exotic garden with an open air shower.
The Penthouse suites are set well above the swaying palm trees, are very romantic, breeze and offer amazing views of Island and the Indian Ocean. The suites boost large sitting room and veranda with 270 degree views.
Overwater Suites are the one of its kind in Kenya and offer view of Bird Island, Gazi bay and distant Shimba hills. The water room has a specious room with an en-suite bathroom which offers a view over the channel, while the suite has a separate sitting room. Both have Jacuzzi on the front verandah and ladders down to the sea.
The honeymoon suites are on a separate islet connected to the main island by a stone bridge. The honeymoon suites are one of the most romantic accommodation in Kenya! Enjoy tranquility, privacy, splendid exotic beauty. The honeymoon suites have a specious lounge on the upper floor and Jacuzzi on the cliff. For a sunbathing there is a deck with two gazebos.
All rooms at Chale Island are equipped with Telephone, Stereo system, Air-conditioning, Hair-dryer, Showers with hot/cold water and Mini bar. The contemporary mix of Swahili structures, Italian stucco, exclusive Lamu furniture and African art accessories add value to this small luxury hotel. There is no other accommodation on the Chale Island and all the rooms of the hotel are spread out to offer the maximum of privacy and add romance.