Exclusive Luxury Lifestyle on the Kenyan Coast- ENGLISHPOINT MARINA
April 5, 2016
Englishpoint Marina is a contemporary four-acre white sandy beach and seafront property located in the Mkomani area of Nyali in Mombasa. Designed by Broadway Malyan, a major international architectural practice, it offers apartment living in the comfort, luxury and security of a hotel and is being managed by the award winning team of the Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa.
Englishpoint Marina has full access to the warm waters of the English Point creek and spectacular views of Mombasa old town, Fort Jesus and Old Mombasa harbor. It is a hub of activity, which has elevated the status of Mombasa, if not Kenya. It has epitomized luxury while maintaining comfort and affordability.
1) Boutique Hotel
The hotel consists of 23 air-conditioned rooms, 3 suites, 24-hour reception, rooftop breakfast restaurant, and rooftop meeting room and conference facility. Treat yourself to a Deluxe Room here at Englishpoint Hotel for that unique touch of space and contemporary style. Designed with comfort and relaxation in mind, these rooms make the perfect office for catching up on work, or alternatively your own private sanctuary to simply unwind in.
Along with comfort and style indulge yourself in an extra touch of luxury with the elegantly decorated and spacious hotel suite. Designed as an ideal space for work and relaxation alike, all our rooms are sophisticatedly decorated and equipped with all the latest conveniences, including mini bar and in-room electronic safe. Guests are provided with complimentary Wi-Fi access and are also equipped with a working desk and flat-screen TV – ideal for business conference calls, but equally useful for those evenings you’d rather relax in your comfortable room.
Bored of a regular hotel room? Pamper yourself with the luxurious Englishpoint lifestyle by booking one of our two bedroomed luxury suites. These suites are ideal for individuals coveting more space, couples and families alike. These suites are tastefully decorated with style and comfort blended together resulting in the quintessence of indulgence.
Designed as the perfect sanctuary from the stresses and demands of life, the Executive Suite offers a truly distinctive level of comfort and elegance. Take a well-deserved break in this beautifully appointed room and enjoy all the luxury Englishpoint provides.
Spa & Gym
Inspired by water and its restorative benefits, Ansui spa is a haven of peace and tranquility primly located at the waterfront of Englishpoint Marina.
The swimming pool is located in the sea front location with unobstructed view of Mombasa old town and Fort Jesus for apartment and hotel residents only. It also includes a fully serviced pool bar.
Jazz Restaurant is situated in the rooftop of the Englishpoint Hotel. Enjoy our specials including selections of seafood, beef, pork, chicken and vegetarian dishes both at the exquisite bar surrounded by dozens of the world’s finest tequilas and in the main dining room featuring an array of carefully selected 3D art from all over the world.
2) Modern Apartments
96 Three bedroom apartments, from 1655 to 2100 sq. ft.
Englishpoint Marina is home to 96 apartments spread out in four low-rise blocks all facing the sea. Every apartment has a view of the sea. The interior installations such as kitchens, bathrooms and tiles are from Porcelanosa of Spain and are of the highest quality and beauty. Environmental sustainability is a priority at Englishpoint. This is evident in the use of solar panels and glass, bio-digesters, sunscreens and shading, smooth external rendering, and cross ventilation of the abundant fresh sea breeze reducing the need for energy-hungry artificial cooling. Open for short- and long-term leases, Marina apartments are unique in their nature with the following additional features:
Centrally air-conditioned – one unit per apartment
Solar hot water – one per unit
Balconies with large glass doors and glass balustrades for maximum view
Infinity swimming pool, beach front, with pool deck & chairs and jacuzzi
Hotel services available with special arrangement – housekeeping, towel & linen service, maintenance
Apartment management service
Opportunity to rent apartment through hotel marketing and setup
Modern fitted kitchen
Integrated hob, oven, extractor hood in brushed steel
Integrated microwave, fridge & freezer and coffee maker
Utility room with integrated washer/dryer
False ceiling with modern down lights and air-conditioning vents
Internet outlets, Satellite TV outlets, Telephone outlets in all rooms
Backup generators for continuous power
Integrated music system in kitchen, living and dining area
Fully secure development with manned entrance gates
Rapid response backup
Comprehensive security lighting
Underground Car Park
Facility for safe and secure storage of vehicles and personal belongings
One secure entrance and exit
Each space to have a floor to ceiling locker
Allocation of one car park space per apartment
Additional spaces for sale
Serviced by lifts and stairs to the apartments above
8 Penthouses, 5,000 sq. ft.
As you step into the penthouse at the English Point Marina, expect to be stunned! Inside the stately entrance, the views open up like a giant jewelry box. You are instantly drawn by the dazzling view of the Mombasa skyline, highlighting key features like Fort Jesus, Old Port and the Statehouse. The sight of Fort Jesus takes you back into time. History comes alive from the arrival of the Portuguese to the Omani Arabs, Indians and the British. Besides, this world-class penthouse has the following features:
2-metre floor-to-ceiling window that showcase magnificent views
Sauna and jacuzzi in the front balcony overlooking Mombasa island
Stainless steel appliances – Dishwasher, Coffeemaker, Refrigerator
3 ensuite bedrooms and an extra room
A separate staff entrance
A separate guest kitchen
State of the art bathrooms with luxurious his and her showers
Antique style bath tub
Sauna with rain shower
Extra space for a gym or a comfortable massage bed
Sonos music system
3) Fully serviced floating Marina
East Africa’s first floating pontoon marina is world-class and is the centerpiece of Englishpoint Marina. It can berth over 60 yachts of 6m to 40m and motorboats with access to full hotel services. It is fully serviced with on-berth supply of fresh water, electricity, Internet, satellite TV, fuel, pump out facilities and slipway as well as dedicated Security and Management Centre.
Englishpoint Marina represents East Africa’s first super yacht marina. Boats are available for the exclusive use of apartment occupants for excursions around the creek or private sundown cruises with skipper.
The boardwalk at Englishpoint has become the “It” place for the Mombasa populace to spend time at. Not only do they enjoy the amazing views from the Boardwalk, but also the amazing cafes, restaurant and bar available on site.
The ambience at the boardwalk at night is breathtaking. On a raised platform, it is a memorable spectacle to watch Mombasa light up. From the wooden deck one can view Fort Jesus and the Old Town. One side of the facility is surrounded by Indian Ocean and the other side has the marina where people can moor their yachts.
You can enjoy the sunset at the marina with a sundowner or a cup of tea or coffee, as there are several shops at the deck. The lounge area of the deck has brightly colored beanbags and is a favorite spot for shisha lovers. It is an ideal place to hang around after enjoying the Vichy treatment at the Ansui Spa.
Spaces are available in the hotel block and on the boardwalk for potential small supermarket, bank, travel shop, coffee shops and gift shop.
Englishpoint Marina has comprehensive facilities for water-sports including deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing, windsurfing, kite surfing, sea safaris and excursions around the creek.
Pier is an event’s venue at the Englishpoint Marina perfect for corporate dinners, conferences, weddings, and parties of all kinds accommodating 300 people. The glass walls enable people to enjoy the most amazing view of old Mombasa and beyond.
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