Welcome to Beautiful Watamu

Homely & Spacious Villas

Affordable Self Catering

Short distance to the Beach

Discover Watamu Holiday Villas.

If you’re looking for a wonderful holiday spot in Watamu, this seven-bedroom, fully-serviced holiday villa is an absolute must.

It comes with a lovely tropical garden, a 15-metre pool, and a rooftop terrace with lovely ocean views. The Swahili inspired architecture and tastefully designed interior complete the Villa’s appeal.

Our friendly staff will make you feel completely at home. Our location in a tranquil area of the popular Watamu Beach is only a short distance away from the azure-blue waters of the Indian Ocean.

If you need a stylish and homey oasis to explore Watamu from, Granchio is the perfect place for you.


Our Amenities

For our guests



Granchio Villas are located in the quiet suburbs of Watamu (North Coast) along Turtle Bay -Temple Point Road and overlooking Prawn Lake.

Watamu is easily accessible as it is just off the main Mombasa – Kilifi- Malindi Road. It is also just a few minutes from the Malindi International Airport.

For the adventurous ones there is a new road through the Tsavo East National Park through the Sala Gate from where there is a newly tarmacked road all the way to Malindi and onwards to Watamu.


Granchio Villas consist of two coastal design Villas which are fully furnished and serviced.

Granchio Kubwa has 4 bedrooms and Granchio Ndogo has 3 bedrooms, each with a generous king size bed and an additional day bed for couples traveling with a young child.

All bedrooms have en suite bathrooms and two of the bedrooms in Granchio Kubwa have kitchenettes.



Join us to revive, restore, and rejuvenate yourself in our intimate setting that’s perfectly designed for lounging in the sun, swimming in our sparkling pool, and indulging in delicious food and drinks. Our top priority is to ensure that you have an idyllic and stress-free vacation experience.

Explore the Villas

The Villas boast of a private swimming pool with a baby pool section, and “Jacuzzi/Spa” like mini-bath areas. Lush gardens with shaded relaxing areas surround the Villas. There’s a  children’s play area and sand-pit and also a bar/sundowner platform tacked in the mangroves for the adults.

Facilities in both Villas include a large open plan lounge and dining room, a fully equipped kitchen and a roof top for entertainment and evening sun-downer drinks.

The Villas are secured by a walled perimeter fence and a radio alarm and have electricity back-up for lighting and entertainment.

The white pristine Watamu Beach is only a few minutes walk from the Villas.

Start your Watamu Break!

Talk to us today.

For inquiries and bookings contact us on +254 722 783 007

or email