Lion in the Sun
Beach club Room style
Beach club
Room style

Lion in the Sun

Once one of the Kenya coast’s most exclusive and most majestic homesteads, the Lion in the Sun is now a unique exciting retreat just outside Malindi Town. The property host the exclusive Thala SPA Henri Chenot and this philosophy of well being through diet and the body is fully integrated into the guest’s stay. Who just wish to relax without detoxing, Lion in the Sun is a stunning boutique hotel. The property has 16 exquisite en-suite rooms individually designed and set in clusters of four all with their own pool and beautiful outdoor seating area. Fine dining is all part of the Lion in the Sun experience. After relaxing in the sunshine you can take a leisurely stroll to the retreat’s private beach club with restaurant which has a fully serviced pool, cooling tents with luxurious sun beds and personal butler service.

Country

Kenya

Highlights

The property is one exclusive Henri Chenot Detox centers and the Chenot philosophy of wellbeing through diet and the body is fully integrated into the guest’s staying on cure. Starting with a personal consultation, therapists use specific massaging techniques according to age-old Chinese tradition, hydrotherapy and aesthetic treatments. A bio-light diet is devised along with a bio light alimentary regime which teaches the correct use of food. The menu consists of exceptional fresh and natural foods including fruit, fish and vegetables. The on-site staffs at Lion in the Sun is fully trained to use an array of treatments from hydrotherapy, phyto-mud therapy and hydro jet treatments to ease away toxins and leave the body feeling purified and relaxed. The retreat’s personal trainer complements the treatments with a variety of activities from yoga to cycling through the forest, swimming and using the fully equipped high tech gym.

Need to Know

Lion in the Sun is sister to Billionaire Resort. Luxury apartments are available to rent and facilities like tennis course, casino, restaurant and disco are free of charge to Lion in the sun guest.


FacilitiesFacilities

SPA HENRI CHENOT, 4 POOLS, BEACH CLUB, TENNIS COURT, GYM, CASINO, SHOPPING MALL, SPEED BOAT

AccommodationAccommodation

16 large and luxurious rooms distributed in 4 splendid villas dipped in a beautiful tropical garden, interrupted with 4 swimming pools, where the hosts can enjoy the principle privacy and 60 staff in order to satisfy every wishes and desires. The 16 rooms are furnished in various styles and each has its own personality in order to transmit emotions and feelings. The eyes of the guest stop in every corner because no details have been left to the case.

AccoladesAccolades

Amongst the famous names that have come to Detox at the Lion in the Sun’s Thala Spa are Naomi Campbell, Fernando Alonso, Roberto & Eva Cavalli, Bono, Benetton Family, Aznar Family, John Galliano, Kenzo, President Berlusconi, to name a few.

SeasonSeason

FROM 15 JULY TO END OF APRIL

Average StayAverage Stay

1 WEEK

Average PriceAverage Room Prices

(per person per night unless otherwise stated)

EURO 250 PER DAY

Children PolicyChild Policy

Children from 3 to 12 years 30% discount on the rates above in own room Children from 3 to 12 years 50% discount on the rate for additional bed Infants under 2 years free of charge

Contact and Social Media

To find out more call us on +44 (0)1865 982290 or email us at enquiries at safariawards.com.

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Safari Awards Results History - Africa

Year Category W RU 3rd HC F N
2017 Best Community Focused Safari Property Nominee
2017 Best Design Nominee
2017 Best Ecologically Responsible Safari Property Nominee
2017 Best Location Nominee
2017 Best Marine Safari Experience Finalist Nominee
2017 Best Safari Cuisine Nominee
2017 Best Safari Spa / Retreat Finalist Nominee
2017 Most Romantic Safari Property Nominee
2016 Best Design Nominee
2016 Best Safari Cuisine Nominee
2016 Best Safari Spa / Retreat Finalist Nominee
2015 Best Safari Spa / Retreat Finalist Nominee
2014 Best Safari Spa / Retreat Winner Finalist Nominee
2013 Best Beach Safari Property Nominee

Safari Awards Results History - Kenya

Year Category W RU 3rd HC F N
2017 Best Community Focused Safari Property
2017 Best Design
2017 Best Ecologically Responsible Safari Property
2017 Best Location
2017 Best Marine Safari Experience
2017 Best Safari Cuisine
2017 Best Safari Spa / Retreat
2017 Most Romantic Safari Property
2016 Best Design
2016 Best Safari Cuisine
2016 Best Safari Spa / Retreat
2015 Best Safari Spa / Retreat
2014 Best Safari Spa / Retreat
2013 Best Beach Safari Property

- Winner (W)   - Runner Up (RU)   - Third Place (3rd)   - Highly Commended (HC)  
- Finalist (F)