Trying to find clean and safe accommodation near the beach in Mombasa to bundled up nicely and comfortable tend to cost just that, a bundle of cash. And if on top of that you want it budget, well good luck. In Nyali that is as rare as unicorn poo. Unless you fancy sleeping in exactly the type of place where every scary movie is filmed – dim, flickering lights and strange noises, and be sure you’ll be the only guest in the building. Lucky for you…
…Mombasa Backpackers offers 3 types of accommodation:
We have two 6 bed dorms (one on the first floor and one on the second floor with a balcony facing the swimming pool), one self-contained 8 bed female dorm with a balcony facing the front garden/swimming pool, and a 10 bed dorm on the first floor. All four dorms have windows facing the swimming pool.
Prices for a dorm bed per head per night are 1000 Ksh
*All dorms come with Bed linen, towels, Mosquito nets, fans and individual lockers.
We have modest single/double/triple none self-contained rooms.
*All rooms come with bed linen, towels, mosquito nets and fans
You can pitch your tent by the swimming pool in our front yard. Very well shaded spots under the trees with a lot of sea breeze (just watch the coconuts) . We also have a big parking lot for overland trucks. 500ksh per person.
When staying with us, this are the benefits you get in return: - Decent-size swimming pool + the fastest free WiFi of any hostel in the region (uplink 256 kbps/ downlink 1024Kbps) - DSTV Cable/USB compatible/Plasma TV- in a lounge room full of couches, and mattresses on the floor with pillows everywhere for you to relax while watching your movie. - A second plasma TV with DSTV cable at the BAR only for sports. Let it be News, cartoons or sports such as Basketball, Cricket, rugby, surfing or football. Our bar is well-stocked, no other bar in the whole of Kenya offers the number of beer selection we have, over 30 local/imported brands. Plus a jack for you to plug in your iPod and share your music with us. - Huge parking space, very overland-friendly with facilities near by. - Hookah (assorted flavours), Drinking games, board games on site. - showers, bathtubs and western toilets - Many indoor/outdoor chill-out areas. - Laundry area - Book exchange. - Sweet check out time of NOON. (If leaving later than noon, the option of leaving your luggage in our storage room and enjoy our facilities at no extra charge) - Info on safaris anywhere in Kenya at backpacker prices. - Well up-to-date info about travelling/backpacking in the region (where to go, places to stay and how to get there) - Storage room (to drop most of your stuff and travel light while you’re exploring the Kenyan coast).
- Expect all those services and more in the most relaxed environment in Mombasa -