Tiwi Beach is located on the south coast of Kenya and was one of the first locations offering holiday accommodation African coast. Tiwi beach is only 20 kilometers south from Mombasa and just 15 minute drive from the famous Diani beach.
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Tiwi beach is one of the most relaxed location on the Kenyan coast and is ideal for honeymoons, outdoor weddings or private holidays.
How to get to Tiwi beach?
With the frequent daily flights to and from Moi International Airport it is very easy. It takes 45 minutes to drive from Mombasa, but you may as well book a flight directly to Diani/Ukunda Airstrip.
There are several daily flights to and from Nairobi’s Wilson Airport as well as flights to all famous National parks and many other safari destinations on the domestic airlines Air Kenya and SafariLink. Tiwi is one of the best beeches in Kenya and is easily accessible from all destinations.
The easy asses to all National parks and surrounding area makes Tiwi beach an ideal addition to safari holidays in Kenya. A few lazy days by the ocean will definitely enhance your experience.
In the past Tiwi beach cottages were a very favorite place for gatherings of ‘hippies’. Nowadays, you will find especially luxury villas on. On of the most unique is definitely Waterside Villa.
Amani Tiwi Beach Resort
For those who prefer accommodation in large hotels, newly rebuilt Amani Tiwi Resort is one of the best.
The Amani resort was just completely rebuilt and with such facilities as beauty saloon, conference room, gym, few restaurants, kids playground, diving courses and super large swimming pool is an ideal for holidays in Kenya.
Unfortunately the bottom of the ocean in front of the resort is not sandy but coral and it is not possible to swim in the ocean during the low tide.
Tiwi is very clean, safe, quiet without the hassle yet very close to all main attraction, safaris and sights on the entire coast.
Tiwi beach Safaris?
There are a verity of water sports and activities available. The most popular are scuba diving, fishing, snorkeling, sailing in traditional African dhows or safaris to nearby Shimba hills, Tsavo and Maasai Mara can be easily organized. You may also visit Chale Island, Funzi island or Wasini island which are all only 1 hour drive south.
The major resort is only 15 minute drive and you may take lessons of kitesurfing or get Padi certification.
In Diani you may visit one of many restaurants, shops, discos and bars. A sightseeing tour in Mombasa is also very nice experience of the coastal life.
The weather in Tiwi beach is subtropical, very hot and humid. Visit Tiwi beach for the best private vacation on the coast.