Lawford's Malindi - About the hotel

Tradition, discretion, simple elegance.

For those seeking an exclusive vacation, while fully respecting Mother Nature at her luxuriant best, along with sophisticated and elegant hospitality.

Recently reopened after being completely renovated, Lawford's is the oldest hotel on the Kenyan coast and one of the most beautiful hotels in Malindi. Here there is no mistaking that inimitable "old England" atmosphere in an African setting. In a sophisticated but relaxing environment, international standards blend with Italian hospitality. The resort, situated in the centre of Malindi, is nestled in a magnificent tropical garden teeming with native plants, overlooking a wide beach. It is located 120 km from the Mombasa international airport.

The hotel has 56 rooms: 16 Two Bedrooms Suite and 40 Suites. All rooms have a spacious veranda overlooking the garden, a large bathroom, air conditioning, bed with mosquito net, hair dryer and 220 volts electricity. The suites are equipped with TV, minibar, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities. The Two Bedrooms Suite are ideal for couples of friend or families.  

Special Features

Extensive and immaculate garden and landscaped areas for relaxation. Garden view from all the rooms and areas of the resort. Located in Malindi Town, within walking distance from shops, boutiques, restaurants and Casino. 

Guest Services

  • 24-hour reception
  • Concierge and luggage storeroom
  • Currency exchange
  • Internet access with fee: Wi-fi connection in all the Hotel, Internet point in the Lobby
  • Rental safe box service at the Reception (with fee)
  • Power adaptors
  • Credit cards: Visa Card / Master Card
  • Laundry service 7 days a week
  • Connecting rooms (one entrance with 2 rooms)
  • Billiard
  • Room service (with fee)
  • Beauty and Wellness Center
  • Boutique with mixed shopping facilities
  • Children services: High chair, baby cot.
    Baby-sitter upon request against charge
  • Doctor on call 24hrs
  • Hire car
  • Free parking

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Booking Information

Season Start:01/07/2014

Season End:30/06/2015
Bed & Breakfast,

Check in time:14.00

Check out time:10.00
  • A deposit of 50% is required upon confirmation of your booking
  • The balance of full payment must be made prior guest arrival
  • Peak Season: from 24/12/2014 up to 06/01/2015 a 25% non refundable deposit is required
  • Banktransfer
  • Children under 2 yrs old: FREE
  • Children 2/12 yrs sharing with 2 adults: 50% DISCOUNT
  • Children 2/12 yrs sharing with 1 adult: 30% DISCOUNT
  • Children 2/12 yrs alone in room: full rate

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