Where to stay around Watamu, KE?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 303 vacation rentals near Watamu. From 66 Villas to 46 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Watamu for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Watamu?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Watamu. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bio-Ken Snake Farm: 247 vacation rentals
  • Watamu Beach: 286 vacation rentals
  • Ruins of Gedi: 246 vacation rentals
  • Malindi Beach: 289 vacation rentals
  • Arabuko Sokoke Forest: 290 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Watamu listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Watamu?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 66 Villas in Watamu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Watamu include:

  • Studios: 46 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 46 rentals available
  • Houses: 45 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Watamu?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 242 vacation rentals with pool available in Watamu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the charming city of Watamu

    The ocean views, parks and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Watamu. This romantic and relaxing city entices travelers with its snorkeling and local tours. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

    Activities and attractions in Watamu

    Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Watamu a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Bio-Ken Snake Farm (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Crocodile and Snake Farm - Malindi (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Mambrui Beach (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Watamu

    If you're planning a vacation around the weather, February, March, April and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Watamu

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Watamu is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Watamu Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Mida Creek (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Watamu Marine National Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • Arabuko Sokoke Forest (8.7 mi / 14 km)
    • Marine Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • Silversands Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)