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Hotel Description

Family-friendly boutique resort with private beach

Seaside stay

Within 3 miles (5 km) of this Malindi resort, you'll find Marine Park and Crocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi. Silversands Beach and Malindi Beach are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Luxury amenities

A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury resort. Families will appreciate complimentary bicycles, kid-friendly dining, and in-room childcare. Unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like free self parking and a beach shuttle.

Private pools, free WiFi

The 15 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and comfy beds. TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include private pools and kitchens.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$397* Per night/room Oct 8 - Oct 9

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

About the Lion in the Sun Hotel

Location Marine Park Road, Malindi, 80200

Property Features

A private beach is featured. Lion in the Sun Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a health club. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. Public spaces have free WiFi. Spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Lion in the Sun Hotel. Free self parking is available.

  • 15 guestrooms or units
  • 5 buildings
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 2006
  • Dining venue
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Free beach shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Lion in the Sun Hotel offers 15 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private pools and fireplaces. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Memory foam beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Accommodations at this 5-star resort have kitchens with refrigerators and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms feature washers/dryers and minibars. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include microwaves.

  • Private pool
  • In-room kitchen
  • Fireplace
  • Washer and dryer
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Dining room
  • Memory foam beds
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Luxury bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

MAIN RESTAURANT - Overlooking the pool and garden, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool, a health club, and complimentary bicycles.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Beach yoga on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, THALASPA HENRI CHENOT. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Guests under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Thalassotherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Mud bath in spa
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 6
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Hotel Names

  • Lion Sun Hotel
  • Lion Sun Hotel Malindi
  • Lion Sun Malindi
  • Lion In The Sun Hotel Malindi
  • Lion In The Sun Resort Malindi, Kenya, Africa
  • Lion in the Sun Hotel Resort
  • Lion in the Sun Hotel Malindi
  • Lion in the Sun Hotel Resort Malindi

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.