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Cowrie Shell Designer studio at pristine beach

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Cowrie Shell Designer studio at pristine beach

Entire serviced apartment
4 guestsStudio3 beds1 bath
4 guests
3 beds
1 bath
Hubert is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

My studio is part of the 5 star "Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments" located at the pristine Bamburi Beach north of Mombasa. Its an artfully designed holiday establishment with 24/7 reception, incl. a swimming pool, gym, children playground and restaurant. My studio is newly refurbished and has a balcony, tropical hard wood furniture, a four poster and sofa bed and has a fully equipped kitchenette. The studio is air conditioned, has free WiFi, DSTV and complimentary water, tea/coffee etc.


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Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.





20 reviews
Kara User Profile
June 2019
The bedding situation was a little different than expected. I don’t think the reception desk knew we were coming until after we checked in, so we had to wait about 20-25 mins to head up to our room. The beach was great, the pool was nice and the air conditioning was a plus!
Hubert User Profile
Response from Hubert:
Dear Kara, My sincere apologies for the inconvenience during check in with the extra bed provision. I have requested housekeeping to ensure that this does not happen again in future. I am glad you ave a five star rating for cleanliness and location.
June 2019
Wangui User Profile
February 2019
Hubert willingly made accomodation for check in check out time due to travel times. Ambience was superb and very effective communication
Hubert User Profile
Response from Hubert:
Dear Wangui, It was such a pleasure hosting you and your friend at my studio and am pleased to note that you fully enjoyed your stay. I would love to host you again in future.
February 2019
Nishimwe User Profile
September 2019
The place is very nice with a great view on the ocean and a nice beach. The staff are also very kind. Thanks a lot for your hospitality
Hubert User Profile
Response from Hubert:
Thanks Nishime for your positive response and delighted to read that you fully enjoyed your stay. It will be my pleasure to host you again in future.
September 2019
Joe User Profile
August 2019
An excellent place to stay; superb access to the beach, a lovely swimming pool and very helpful staff at reception. Hubert was very reliable and the flat was very clean and everything worked well.
Hubert User Profile
Response from Hubert:
Dear Joe, I am delighted to read your positive feedback on your stay. I am glad you enjoyed the pristine beach and pool and enjoyed the service. It was a true pleasure hosting your family and hope to welcome you again.
August 2019
Gacheri User Profile
July 2019
Beautiful clean space. Well equipped. Wonderful staff on ground. Hubert is just a call away incase you require anything and is very accomodating. The space is very 'homey' and beautiful.
Joseph User Profile
July 2019
Beautiful apartments with good security and a peaceful (Website hidden by Airbnb) choice of stay every time
Hubert User Profile
Response from Hubert:
Dear Joseph, thanks for your great review and for making Cowrie Shell Beach apartments your choice of stay at the Coast. Also thanks for recommending the establishment to your friends. Welcome back again!
July 2019
Joy User Profile
June 2019
We really loved the place. It was so clean and there was everything that we nee

Hosted by Hubert

Mombasa, KenyaJoined in January 2015
Hubert User Profile
151 Reviews
Hubert is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am an adventurer having traveled to over 60 countries and love interacting with other travelers. I work with a global development organisation and have resided in Kenya since 1982 which I have made my home. German by birth but Kenyan by choice, married to a great Kenyan wife…
Interaction with guests
Cowrie Shell Beach apartments consists of 86 apartments and studios, located at the beach front north of Neptune Beach Hotel. The apartments are owned by individuals but managed by a professional company that manages the reception, gym, pool, common area as well as cleaning and…
Languages: English, Deutsch
Response rate: 90%
Response time: within a day
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House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM