Weekend Plan: 5 Mombasa Airbnbs for Ksh 5000 or less a Night

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: August 18, 2021  

If you’re in Mombasa temporarily or even if you’re a local just looking for an escape from your regular abode, you might want to consider booking an Airbnb, a much cheaper alternative to a hotel room. Plus you get the feel of home away from home.

Here are five affordable, highly recommended Airbnbs for Ksh 5000 or less a night to check out around Mombasa (and outskirts).

Sunshine Studio – $23 Per Night

Suitable for solo travelers who will be looking for a room that can accommodate one guest. Located in upmarket Nyali, the studio apartment offers access to a swimming pool, fast wifi, fresh water and a relaxing view of the Mombasa skyline from the 8th floor. Located in a safe & secure area. Check out  Sunshine Studio 

Bernice’s Place Links Nyali – $30 Per Night

Super Host Bernice has a serene, airy, clean and modern one bedroom apartment on the third floor of a modern apartment complex along Links Road in Nyali. The apartment includes a balcony with great views and guests have access to the whole house. In addition, WiFi and Netflix are available on a 60 inch SMART TV.

Check out Bernice’s Place 

Loise & Arthur’s Place-Bamburi– $28 Per Night

Loise & Arthur’s Place is a convenient 5 minute walk to the beach. The one-bedroom apartment converted to a studio is located in a safe and secure area. This place, which provides fast wifi and all the amenities you could wish for, has a 5 star rating on Airbnb with rave reviews.

Check out Loise & Arthur’s Place

Wana’s Paradise -$21 Per Night

Located in Nyali, Wana’s Paradise is a studio apartment located 10 minutes drive from Nyali beach. Guests can access all the common areas anytime of the day.

Check Out Wana’s Paradise Here

Executive Bamburi Seafront designer studio– $40 Per Night

This exclusive designer studio is located at a secluded beach and is part of a serviced apartment complex with 24/7 reception. Cowrie shell apartments is a top rated accommodation and can host up to four guests. It has tastefully furnished hard wood Swahili furniture and original oil paintings. There is a gym and great restaurant on site and the pristine sandy beach is fronting the establishment. Check out the airbnb here

*Images: Airbnb

About the author

Maureen Kasuku

Maureen is our resident cat lady and Beyoncé stan. She writes about spas, brunch and ballet recitals but has never been to any. Moonlights as a social justice activist in her spare time. She knows things and is obnoxiously opinionated on the internet but not in real life


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