Hotel Distant Relatives Ecolodge & Backpackers

Seahorse Road, 80108 Kilifi
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Earliest check-in 13:00
Latest check-out 10:00
Breakfast
07:30–15
Wifi
Parking directly at the hotel
Hotel information

Service & facilities

Hotel facilities

  • Number of rooms with air conditioning 0
  • Number of luxury rooms 7
  • Number of business rooms 7
  • Reception (lobby)
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 0 KES

Room facilities

  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Cost per day 200 KES Provider Iway Africa
  • Seating area
  • Separate luggage store
  • Make-up mirror
  • Bathroom with shower

In-house services

  • Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day
  • English-speaking staff available during the day
  • English-speaking staff available at night
  • Large dogs permitted Fee per day 0 KES
  • Pets permitted Fee per day 0 KES

Style of hotel and ambience

Distant Relatives is a unique ecolodge and backpackers on the Kenyan Coast offering travellers a more sustainable alternative to the classic coastal resorts. Located along an emerald creek, white sand beaches & an enchanting village, choose to stay in cozy ensuite rooms or in dorms for those on a budget!

Special features of the hotel

At Distant Relatives, our philosophy has always been to work around nature, rather than making nature work around us. For us, caring for the environment and supporting our community will always be a priority and a passion, and we are happy that such efforts have led to our recent certification by Ecotourism Kenya. We are rated as Number 1 out of 234 hotels on the Kenyan Coast by Tripadvisor.

Hotel data

Hotel built in 2013, Last complete renovation 2015, Last partial renovation 2015, Number of floors 1, Total number of rooms 11, Number of single rooms 11, Number of double rooms 11, of which have 2 separate beds 11, of which have a double bed 11, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 7, of which are suitable as four-bed rooms 7, Rooms with connecting door 0, Number of suites (separate rooms) 11, Number of junior suites 0, Number of apartments 0, Hotel, City hotel, Art/design hotel, Boutique hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, Country hotel, Sport/leisure hotel, Holiday hotel, Holiday resort, Health and beauty hotel, Focus Yoga, Beach hotel, family-run hotel, child-friendly hotel, Family hotel, Hostel/Youth hostel, Cycling/biker hotel, Hiking hotel, Gay and lesbian-friendly hotel

Service times

Reception open:

7:00 AM to 11:30 PM

Earliest check-in:

1:00 PM

Latest check-out:

10:00 AM

Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Billing to corporate account possible
Location and distance

Seahorse Road, 80108 Kilifi -

Location of the hotel

Distant Relatives is situated at the edge Kilifi Creek’s emerald waters with its own beach and jetty. Join all kinds of activities from Village Tours to Beach Volleyball or Sunset Sailing trips. Kilifi's city centre is only a 5 minute drive away.

Surroundings of the hotel
  • 53.16 km
  • 2.0 km
  • 3.0 km
Sport / leisure
  • Stadium/sports hall: 3.0 km
  • Public swimming pool: 5.0 km
  • 18-hole golf course: 10.0 km
  • Beach: 0.5 km
  • Water skiing: 0.5 km
  • Sailing: 0.5 km
  • Surfing: 0.5 km
  • Diving: 0.5 km
  • Beach volleyball: 0.05 km
  • Fishing: 0.5 km
  • Boat rental: 0.5 km
  • Boat trips: 0.5 km
  • Paragliding: 0.5 km
  • Squash: 3.0 km
  • Badminton: 0.05 km
  • Billiards: 3.0 km
  • Bike rental: 0.05 km
  • Riding facilities: 10.0 km
  • Deep-sea fishing: 0.5 km
  • Hotel-owned private beach: 0.5 km

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