Five minutes walk Pick up from villa Day in the Shimba Hills Shimba Hills Five minutes walk


In the immediate vicinity there are many scenic walks, and a few hundred meters along the reef at low tide are the magnificent Tiwi rock pools. It is also a beautiful walk along the reef and beach to the Tiwi river. Here you will find magnificent sunsets silhouetting the ancient Baobab trees near the old Congo mosque, a building dating back centuries.
The river is home to many birds including the rare nightjar heron.
Diani, a popular European tourist destination is 12 kms away to the south. There you will find banks, restaurants, supermarkets, boutiques, bars, discos, casinos, car rental, hospitals, dentists and an 18-hole championship golf course.
Deep sea fishing and any kind of safari can also be arranged from there.
A nearby hotel in Tiwi offers windsurfing, diving, squash and tennis and a very modern gym. The nearest game park to Waterside is the Shimba Hills Reserve, just 20 min. drive away. The park is famed for it's elephants, cape buffalo and the rare sable antelope. Further a field but still only a few hours by car is the largest game reserve in the world, Tsavo National Park. 
 Here you will find all the big game Africa has to offer, including rhinoceros.