"This year we have launched the Watamu Bucket List campaign to
promote Watamu as a tourist destination that offers unique and
diverse activities and experiences.
"The humpback whale
migration is a star attraction in this campaign and we are
extremely pleased that the government, through the tourism
ministry, has recognized and supported the uniqueness of Watamu
beach and the variety of experiences on offer."
"We also take pride in the work we do with the local
community in Masai Mara to promote conservation in the world
famous Greater Mara" Evans said, in reference to a partnership
between Hemingways Ol Seki Mara, a luxury tented camp and the
Naboisho Conservancy, a ground breaking project of tourism
benefiting conservation and community.
Through its exclusive selection of luxury properties,
Hemingways Collection is able to offer inspired travelers a
seamless and totally unique experience of the Twin Migration
from the beach to the savannah, with layovers at the five-star
The Watamu Bucket List campaign has listed 10 must-do
activities for visitors to Watamu.
Aside from watching the humpback whales and stand up
paddle-boarding with dolphins, other activities include big game
fishing, exploring the ancient ruins of Gede, sighting the rare
elephant shrew at the Arabuko Sokoke Forest, exploring the
mangroves of Mida Creek on a traditional dhow, visiting the
Watamu Marine Park and learning how the local community manages
The Bucket List contains activities that are available any
time of the year and some that follow calendar seasons.
The Hemingways Collection consists of Hemingways Nairobi,
Hemingways Ol Seki Mara, Hemingways Watamu and Hemingways
Launched in January 2018 after a
complete redesign spanning two years, Hemingways Watamu has
reclaimed its position as Kenya’s most iconic beach hotel.
Located on Turtle Bay within the protected Marine National
Park of Watamu, Hemingways Watamu is a tropical paradise for
snorkelling and diving amongst breathtakingly beautiful coral
and multi-coloured sea-life.
Hemingways Watamu has 39 beautifully appointed hotel rooms,
all with direct ocean views. 21 spacious one, two and four
bedroom residences are also available, offering exceptional
space and privacy.
In the Kenyan capital, Hemingways
Nairobi continues to lead the way in five-star boutique
accommodation in the city.
With heart-lifting views over the Ngong Hills from every
suite, this is an inspiring, peaceful place to stay – whilst
being incredibly convenient for the domestic and international
airports and city centre.
Flooded with natural light and fresh air, the
plantation-style hotel is one of a kind in Nairobi.
A private enclave of just ten
luxury safari tents, deep in the Naboisho Conservancy, offering
the most memorable of safari experiences.
Ol Seki Hemingways Mara:
Each tent has 270º views over the Mara plains, with wildlife
strolling past throughout the day.
Breathtaking views, unforgettable wildlife and the warmest
Kenyan hospitality characterize each stay here.
For more information Contact:
Charity Katago – Kamau 0722738583 Lynda Ouma