As demand for alternatives to hotels in the hospitality industry rises, developers are racing to tap into high net worth individual tourists.
One such major development that has transformed the skyline of Mombasa’s Nyali estate is the Nyali Golf View Residence.
Having been launched last year, it has already hosted Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni.
The high end residence features key luxury amenities such as an infinity pool on its 12th floor and viewing decks of the Nyali and Mombasa skyline.
It is banking on Kenya’s rising tourism market which grew by almost 30 percent last year to Sh157 billion.
It has 64 furnished and non-furnished duplexes with semi-detached guest wings.
The 13th floor is occupied by a Sh1 million a month presidential penthouse.
The Night Frank Wealth Report 2019, shows that Kenya’s list of the super-rich will grow by 24 percent by 2023. The highest rate of growth in Africa.
These pet-friendly apartments are air conditioned and have flat-screen TV and all bedrooms en suite. They have a sitting and dining area as well as a fully equipped kitchen, which includes an oven and microwave.
Large living room spaces with panoramic views of the Indian ocean. Rooms offer ocean, skyline and Mombasa town Views. Each apartment has a detached spacious DSQ.
Located in Nyali, Mombasa, Icon Residences by Nyali Golf View Residence features luxury apartments with access to a year-round outdoor pool and a sun terrace.
Nyali Golf an 18 holes beach golf course is 0.38 miles from the property. Free WiFi, and fitness center access are offered.
”The rooms here are spacious giving it natural air circulation with incredible view of the whole of Mombasa from its top most floor,” Lands Cabinet Secretary Farida Karoney said.
Stakeholders in the tourism industry have added their voice to the latest entrant in the Mombasa hospitality sector with the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) and the Kenya Coast Tourist Association (KCTA) commending.
The developers of Nyali Golf View Residence for coming up with such a facility. The 13-storey hybrid residential block on one acre took six years to finish.