Watamu

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General Information

The fishing village of Watamu is situated on the Coast of Kenya and is one of the most inspiring coastal towns in East Africa.  Located at the northern end of Turtle Bay, the sandy beach looks out over turquoise water interspersed with coral reefs.

The town is a mixture of traditionalism and commercialism, with the focus being mainly on the beach.  Approximately 10km outside of Watamu is the Arabuko Sokoke Forest Reserve and Gedi Ruins which protects the largest coastal forest in East Africa.

Accommodation in Watamu

Watamu offers a good selection of accommodation options. There are a range of hotels, lodges, bed and breakfast and self-cating units in the area. Please view our accommodation directory for more information on places to stay.

Activities in Watamu

There are many things to do and see in this area to keep visitors entertained:-

  • Snorkelling
  • Diving with the reef fish
  • Bio-Ken Snake Farm - has a vast collection of snakes including some of the regions most venomous such as cobra's and vipers - the farm offers talks and tours
  • Mida Creek - known for its variety of bird life
  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Watamu Marine National Reserve

Please see the activities directory for more information on the things to do in Watamu.

Businesses

Watamu's business community is thriving. Tourists can find shops, stalls and souvenirs in the vicinity. The restaurants are a wonderful experience with delicious local delights, catering to all tastes.

Please go to our business directory for a full list of businesses you can find in the region, or add your own free business listing.

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