Mtwapa is a good example of a small fishing village that has developed into a bustling town. It is located on the north-eastern side of Mombasa Town, along the Mombasa-Malindi Road. Shimo la Tewa, a prison built in 19th Century, is located in this town. Mtwapa is one of the fastest growing coastal towns. There have been several recent upgrades of entertainment centers, hotels in Mtwapa, religious buildings, residential homes and low cost rental villas.
Mtwapa is a home for European retirees and holiday makers from countries such as Holland, Germany and Britain.
Top Mtwapa Hotels
Mtwapa hotels offer modern facilities and amenities. These facilities and amenities include refrigerator in the room, a business centre, internet connection, fully equipped gym, on-site restaurant and spa.
There are both budget and luxury hotels in Mtwapa. Additionally, you can search for Mtwapa hotels on Jumia Travel based on the star rating and their proximity to amenities such as the airport.
Popular Mtwapa Hotels include Pangoni Beach Resort, the Beaumont Resort LTD and Emrald Flamingo Beach Resort and Spa.
Find these and more hotels on the full list of Mtwapa hotels on Jumia Travel.
Beach Safari in Mtwapa
Mtwapa attracts both local and foreign tourists, more so because it is only 15 minutes away from Mombasa. As other towns in the coastal region of Kenya go to sleep, Mtwapa never sleeps.Music blares from many pubs along the streets, possibly to remind guests that it is time to have fun. Music blares from many pubs along the streets, possibly to remind guests that it is time to have fun.