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Nane @ Swimbo Cottage

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Nane @ Swimbo Cottage

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience94% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
DryerThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Nane is a small double room in the cottage next to Swimbo house overlooking turtle bay beach. Watamu.

It is available on a self catering room only basis.

There is a bathroom next to nane which is shared with one other room, Tisa.

The cottage is adjacent to Swimbo house, where there are facilities for cooking in a small fully equipped kitchen.

We offer pool, beach access and relaxing sunbed and veranda.

Maid service is included in room fee.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years) - Would be suitable with adult. However shared cottage and noise would travel.
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 10AM


Step-free access to the bathroom
Step-free access to common space


29 Reviews

Di User Profile
August 2017
A hidden gem amidst paradise
Jill User Profile
March 2017
Swimbo house is lovely! Beautiful location on the ocean, nice relaxing pool, great location. Fatima was welcoming and helped me navigate the town.
Savannah User Profile
November 2016
Lynda was warm and welcoming, and very friendly and accommodating. Wonderful food, very short path to the beach, beautiful pool, lovely and clean rooms. House is close to Watamu town and activities. Highly recommend!
Lynda User Profile
Response from Lynda:
Thank you so much Savannah , it was a joy to have you both , hopefully next time for a little bit longer! Have a good trip back best wishes lynda
November 2016
Silvi User Profile
July 2018
Great location, awesome view (even better than expected from the pictures), very helpful staff, everything is super clean. Highly recommend to everyone! Thanks again! :)
Nicki User Profile
May 2018
We absolutely loved our stay here. Couldn't wish for a nicer location and the staff were so lovely and helpful! Can't wait to come back here!
Sebastian User Profile
May 2018
I'm a regular at Swimbo house: location, pool, setup, view... everything is there to make the most of your stay in Watamu
Fiona User Profile
April 2018
Wow - what a lovely stay we had in Swimbo Cottage. All the staff were very friendly and accommodating. The location is idyllic with monumental views overlooking the sea, just a 1 minute walk away.

Hosted by Lynda

Watamu, KenyaJoined in October 2016
Lynda User Profile
65 Reviews
I have lived in Kenya for over 30 years and bought swimbohouse around 9 years ago. I am frequently away and therefore have opened my home to guests on airbnb . We run a strictly self catering room only based operation. Please note the following Swimbohouse overlooks the bea…
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