Holiday homes in watamu kenya

Blue Bay Cove apartments ensure the ultimate in holiday pleasure

Blue Bay Cove, Holiday homes in watamu kenya are an epic retreat as Zen as it is chic right in the heart of Watamu, a beautiful and peaceful village on the Kenya Coast, nestled between pristine beaches and lush tropical forest.

Blue Bay Cove faces the beach at the end of a quiet lane and only a short distance from some of Watamu’s most fabulous cafés, and restaurants.  Blue Bay Cove is located a few minutes away from the the chic centre of Watamu with a buzzing lifestyle that encompasses casual and fine dining, beach spots, excellent shopping from upmarket boutiques to local markets and beautiful art cultural shops.

With three 3 bedroom units and five 2 bedroom apartments, built and designed with an aim of being the domain of luxury and serenity, Blue Bay Cove is an ideal choice for all kinds of holiday makers. Whether it’s a family holiday, a romantic getaway or a wild coastal adventure, Blue Bay Cove will always stand to be the right choice for your idea vacation.


Watamu is a beautiful and peaceful village on the Kenya Coast, nestled between pristine beaches and lush tropical forest. Since it was first settled as a remote Swahili outpost at Gedi, this area has remained a haven of peace and tranquility and is still one of the coast’s most undeveloped and natural areas.  Known for its unique, relaxed and laid back way of life, Watamu welcomes visitors seeking to chill out, explore and enjoy the wonders that it has to offer.

On arrival you can check with our office Manager, for contacts & more details for any of the below Local activities




Water Sports


Scuba Diving- Courses and one off dives can be arranged through Ocean Sports or Turtle Bay Beach Club.
Fun Boating – Sailing in toppers from Turtle Bay Beach Club, Instructor provided.
Windsurfing – Boards and instruction through Turtle Bay Beach Club or Ocean Sports.
Deep Sea fishing – Fishing beyond the reef with possible sighting of whales and dolphins. Half day trips can be arranged through Ocean Sports or Hemingway’s.


Watamu Turtle Watch


Its a local organization that rescues turtles caught in fishermen’s nets and returns them to the ocean.Their base is near Temple Point,Watamu Road,and they have an Office by Watamu Supermarket…Its worth visiting.


Bird watching in Arabuko- Sokoke Forest


It’s good to go around 6.30 am,You have to pay Park fees in US dollars (20 dollars per person) You can also go bird- watching at the mouth of the Galana River near Malindi.


Gede Ruins


These atmospheric ruins are well worth a visit.best to go in the late afternoon.


Snake Park in Watamu


Excellent collection of snakes and very knowledgeable staff.Worth a visit to those who aren’t too squeamish.


Watamu Marine park & Sudi Island


Full day & Half day snorkelling & Dolphin watching excursions. The start point is from the the KWS Watamu Marine office.


Eating Out


Ocean Sports(hotel near Hemingways )for Sunday buffet lunch,relaxed atmosphere,live music and excellent curries.
Safariblu Milda’s – Italian run Restaurant.Excellent sea food and Giriama dancing.
Pilipan-very good food and attractive setting.