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Mombasa, Kenya
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Mombasa, Kenya
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Mombasa hotels

Good to know

Low season

JuneCheapest month to stay with an average 20% drop in price.

High season

MarchMost expensive month to stay with an average 37% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

AED 341Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

AED 410Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Mombasa hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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When to book a hotel in Mombasa

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Top tips for finding perfect Mombasa hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Mombasa, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Mombasa in June and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Mombasa if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Mombasa accommodation.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Mombasa for 6 days.
  • Mombasa is a seaport city on the Kenyan coast, popular for its proximity to the white-sand beaches along the Indian Ocean. Mombasa Beach is the perfect place to go for a dip, and there are many hotels in the area, including Mombasa Beach Hotel and Bahari Beach Hotel, both offering great ocean views.
  • Part of the city is located on Mombasa Island, including the Old Town, which is connected to the mainland through a causeway. There you’ll find Fort Jesus, the Spice Market, and other iconic attractions. There are many hotels in Mombasa’s Old Town to choose from, including some more affordable options such as New Palm Tree Hotel and Sheratton Regency Hotel.
  • Diani Beach is a popular beach resort about 18 miles south of Mombasa city center and a major attraction for travelers in the area as it has been consistently voted one of Africa’s leading beach destinations for a few years now. If you want to stay right in this idyllic area, try staying at Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa or Swahili Beach.
  • Haller Park is a nature park in Bamburi, northern Mombasa set in a former quarry. It’s a great spot for people looking to spot different plant and animal species. If you’d like to stay nearby, try Prideinn Hotel Nyali or Ocean View Nyali Boutique Hotel.
  • Nyali Beach area is also a popular place to stay, as it’s just south of Mombasa Beach and even closer to the Old Town. The scenic beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and just overall relaxing. If you stay at Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa, you will be conveniently located by these white sands, but you can also enjoy the great outdoor pool if you choose to.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Mombasa

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Mombasa. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • There are several hotels in Mombasa’s Bamburi area that allow for travelers to stay somewhere alternative to the Old Town and Mombasa Beach areas. Kahama Hotel Mombasa, Kenya Bay Beach Hotel, and Severin Sea Lodge are all great beachfront hotels.

  • If the city center is too crowded for you, you can always head to northern Mombasa and stay at the Serena Beach Resort and Spa, which is next to Mombasa Marine Park & Reserve and features a Swahili village-style. The rooms boast handcrafted furnishings and balconies with ocean views, breakfast and dinner are included, and you can relax at the lagoon-style outdoor pool that even has a swim-up bar.

  • The Shimba Hills National Reserve is made up of coastal rainforest, woodland, and grassland as well, and it is perfect for those looking to explore and learn more about the local fauna and flora. If you stay at Amani Tiwi Beach Resort or Pinewood Beach Resort And Spa, you can make a day trip there as you’ll be just over an hour from there.

  • If you’re flying into or out of Moi International Airport and you need a place to stay overnight that’s close by, opt for Jambo Village Hotel or White Castle Hotel, which are both just minutes away.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Mombasa districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Mombasa city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Mombasa?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Mombasa by showing you the exact location of each hotel.

Best Mombasa hotels

Most recommended Mombasa hotels

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Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa - Mombasa - Pool
Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa - Mombasa - Pool
Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa
9.2 Excellent
AED 206+
AED 206+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Swahili Beach Resort - Mombasa - Pool
Swahili Beach Resort - Mombasa - Pool
Swahili Beach Resort
8.7 Excellent
AED 162+
AED 162+
Free Wi-Fi
Prideinn Paradise Beach Resort & Spa - Mombasa - Beach
Prideinn Paradise Beach Resort & Spa - Mombasa - Beach
Prideinn Paradise Beach Resort & Spa
8.5 Excellent
BamburiAED 110+
AED 110+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Voyager Beach Resort - Mombasa - Pool
Voyager Beach Resort - Mombasa - Pool
Voyager Beach Resort
8.4 Excellent
AED 159+
AED 159+
Free Wi-Fi
Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments - Mombasa - Pool
Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments - Mombasa - Pool
Cowrie Shell Beach Apartments
8.3 Excellent
BamburiAED 51+
AED 51+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa - Mombasa - Bedroom
Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa - Mombasa - Bedroom
Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa
8.3 Excellent
BamburiAED 135+
AED 135+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa - Mombasa - Beach
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa - Mombasa - Beach
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa
8.2 Excellent
AED 110+
AED 110+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hotel Englishpoint & Spa - Mombasa - Outdoor view
Hotel Englishpoint & Spa - Mombasa - Outdoor view
Hotel Englishpoint & Spa
8 Excellent
AED 189+
AED 189+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Prideinn Mombasa City - Mombasa - Restaurant
Prideinn Mombasa City - Mombasa - Restaurant
Prideinn Mombasa City
8 Excellent
AED 105+
AED 105+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Serena Beach Resort and Spa - Mombasa - Pool
Serena Beach Resort and Spa - Mombasa - Pool
Serena Beach Resort and Spa
8.1 Excellent
BamburiAED 235+
AED 235+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Travellers Beach Hotel & Club - Mombasa - Lobby
Travellers Beach Hotel & Club - Mombasa - Lobby
Travellers Beach Hotel & Club
8 Excellent
BamburiAED 134+
AED 134+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Cityblue Creekside Hotel & Suites - Mombasa - Building
Cityblue Creekside Hotel & Suites - Mombasa - Building
AED 73+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Amani Tiwi Beach Resort - Mombasa - Lobby
Amani Tiwi Beach Resort - Mombasa - Lobby
Amani Tiwi Beach Resort
7.8 Good
AED 111+
AED 111+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa - Mombasa - Living room
Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa - Mombasa - Living room
AED 124+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Prideinn Hotel Nyali - Mombasa - Pool
Prideinn Hotel Nyali - Mombasa - Pool
Prideinn Hotel Nyali
7.4 Good
BamburiAED 73+
AED 73+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Nightingale Apartments - Mombasa - Pool
Nightingale Apartments - Mombasa - Pool
Nightingale Apartments
7.5 Good
BamburiAED 55+
AED 55+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Mombasa Beach Hotel - Mombasa - Bedroom
Mombasa Beach Hotel - Mombasa - Bedroom
Mombasa Beach Hotel
9.2 Excellent
AED 119+
AED 119+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Neptune Beach Resort - Mombasa - Lobby
Neptune Beach Resort - Mombasa - Lobby
Neptune Beach Resort
7.3 Good
BamburiAED 137+
AED 137+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Kenya Bay Beach Hotel - Mombasa - Pool
Kenya Bay Beach Hotel - Mombasa - Pool
Kenya Bay Beach Hotel
7 Good
BamburiAED 140+
AED 140+
Free Wi-Fi

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