Mdoroni Living Space

Pehoni House was designed by Andrew Melesi with an eclectic mix of architectural references. The large ground floor dining room seats up to 18 and the first floor sitting room is perfect for entertaining or relaxing, it enjoys some of best views on the Kenya Coast. There is a sunset viewing terrace on the roof with two Swahili sunloungers. The house is furnished comfortably and simply in an uncluttered style with beautiful Swahili, East African and Indian antique furniture.

Behewa House is designed in a Swahili style and designed around a central courtyard. The downstairs is furnished for living and dining with a young palm and fern garden in the courtyard "the behewa". The house has an airy and cool atmosphere as part of the courtyard is open to the sky. Simply decorated in white paint with some Mirella Ricciardi Lithographs and Indian embroideries hung on the walls. The furniture is mostly Swahili and Indian. The living area has two sofas and a convivial arrangement of Indian chairs. The dining table comfortably seats 8 with a max. of 10 people.

Mdoroni Living Space

Our kitchens are run by Patrick and Naomi, very special cooks, they can cook the best lasagna out of Tuscany, delicious sashimi with fresh locally caught fish, Swahili and Indian curries and a perfect barbeque to name just a few ideas. Menus are discussed according to guests preferences and Patrick is given a float for the shopping and settles the accounts with the guest. Elizabeth is our head housekeeper and an assistant housekeeper, together they manage day-to-day cleaning, laundering and table service. We have all the Cutlery and Crockery and Glassware necessary.

All bedrooms have ceiling fans, mosquito nets and an ensuite shower, basin and loo. Each bedroom is connected with an alarm button to the local Kenya Guards Security Patrol.



The kitchen is run by our very special cooks. They will go shopping after you discuss your menus. The staff manage the day-to-day cleaning and laundry service.


There are two night time security guards as well as alarm button connections to the Local Kenya Guards Security Patrol.


There are 11 pool beds and a giant sunbathing mattress beside the pool, which is kept fastidiously clean.

Contact us for more information


Mnarani, Kilifi, Kenya

Via Vipingo
Daily commercial flight to Vipingo from Wilson Airport in Nairobi, this is the closest to Mdoroni, only about 40 minutes away.

Via Malindi
You can fly on a scheduled flight to Malindi and we are about 35 miles from the airport which is about a 70 minute drive.

Via Mombasa
There are frequent scheduled flights to Mombasa and we are about 50 miles from the airport which is about 1.5 hours drive.

By Private Plane
If you arrive by private plane you may land at Kilifi private airstrip, 5 minutes away, this must be by prior arrangement.

For Mombasa, Malindi and Vipingo arrivals we can share the details of our reliable local taxi.

Contact Us

Jess Norton-Griffiths
+254 711 332 559

Peak season and low season rates.
Prices on application.

Single house lets occasionally by arrangement.