Located at Diani Beach, Kenya's South Coast is lavish villa with high Makuti roofs and ivory Danish floors.
Wooden beams, Lamu doors and African and Far Eastern artifacts decorate the interior splendidly. Palm trees from the local nursery create beautiful gardens. Large verandas with huge hand carved sofas embellish the villa, while a stretch swimming pool on the edge of a small cliff gives you a spectacular view of the ocean while swimming or lounging. The Garden Villa is one of Alfajiri's villas. Alfarji won the 2002 Harpers and Queen award for the private villa providing the best service worldwide, and accommodation is supreme.
8 guests are accommodated in 4 spacious double bedrooms, each with their own large bathroom. All rooms overlook the Indian Ocean. The rooms are air-conditioned with split-level units and mosquito nets. All rooms are decorated differently; the furniture and artifacts have been collected in different countries around the world.
Activities are numerous, ranging in levels of intensity. Enjoy unlimited golf with paid green fees and use of golf clubs. An 18 hole course is less than two minutes away also include snorkeling to the coral reef with local fishermen, using a traditional African boat is an amazing attraction, massages and reflexology and a vehicle available for relaxing local excursions within Diani. Play tennis, squash or chill out on the beach. Other, more intense activities include: diving, kite surfing, the Jet Sky Dolphin Safari, mangrove bird watching, deep-sea fishing.
The cuisine is immaculate: fresh seafood on your plate, from the beach below, including some of the best crab, prawns, lobster, octopus and sea fish. Oils, Parma ham and cheeses are flown in weekly from Europe, giving the cuisine a light, Mediterranean spin.
Local farms provide the best vegetables, and the fruit is hand-picked from trees and bushes around the area. Special cuisine requests will be considered at The Garden Villa.