Sonrisa in the vicinity of Diani Beach village. This private resort ensures luxury and tranquility with beautiful views of the sparking turquoise waters of Indian Ocean. This is absolutely perfect place for guests who are appreciating privacy, minimalism in decoration combined with the functionality and who are looking for retreat. Sonrisa offers a personal touch and has a lovely beautiful karma about it.
Hotel’s architecture is an original combination of different styles. Apart from obvious African accents there are touches of Swahili, colonial and Arabic style. Local natural materials such as coconut fiber and coral stones have been used to create unique decorations of the hotel, whereas masks collection and pieces of art displayed at the hotel come from all over Africa. Niro floors made of local mixture of cement and lime add up to this special ambience.
White and orange colors perfectly fit in the surrounding nature and add specific flavor to this unique place. White brings freshness and purity and emphisasise spacious open rooms, which provided the impression of unlimited freedom. Orange, so strongly contrasting with white is the color of energy and cheerfulness.
The ambience of the hotel is homely and informal. The hotel staff, always smiling and thoughtful, makes all our guests’ wishes come true: set a table on the beach under a palm tree or serves a cocktail on a terrace overlooking of baobab tree, these are only a few options.
Our hotel consists of the main building with five rooms on the first floor and a restaurant on the ground floor. Three separate villas and a bar are located in the garden. Our guests can relax in a beautiful large swimming pool with a magnificent view over the beach and the turquoise ocean. We have also prepared a special place on a small cliff adjacent to the beach where our guests can enjoy a massage by the local masseurs while listening to relaxing sounds of palms and the ocean.
Sonrisa is a dream destination for wonderful relax, discovering of sophisticated yet subtle beauty of Africa and savouring it. It is a place worth coming back!
Diani Beach, South Coast, Kenya
+254 717 468 829