Sometimes a conference at a place where the cool ocean breeze blows through the huge conference hall is what you should plan. After the official meetings, you can then unwind swimming in the ocean and enjoy many other outdoor activities the beach has to offer.
Here is a list of the best places for beach conferencing in Kenya.
1.Leisure Lodge Beach & Golf Resort
This resort holds the pride of place among Diani Beach hotels because it has the longest beachfront in the South Coast. It also has one of the best conferencing facilities and can accommodate up to 1000 delegates in its biggest hall. It has a total of 8 conference rooms.
2. The Reef Hotel
The Reef Hotel’s meeting experience begins with a team of dedicated conference planners and audio-visual technicians at your service to customize any event, large or small. The conference centre allows for conferences of up to 350 delegates with 4 main plenary rooms and 1 breakout room. The Business Centre offers full secretarial services, internet workstations, photocopying, printing and scanning facilities.
3. Vipingo Ridge Kilifi
Vipingo Ridge is one of the most beautiful, scenic and tranquil locations on the Kenyan Coast. Its conference centre is able to meet all your conference, meeting, or banquet requirements with its seven unique venues. The four indoor venues are fully air-conditioned, Wi-Fi enabled, and well equipped with a standard. It can accommodate from 15 to 1500 delegates all at once.
4. Amani Tiwi Beach Resort
This is a breathtaking 4-star development, offering a beautiful blend of eco, African and Swahili influences in design, lush landscaped gardens and a private white sandy beach overlooking the Indian Ocean. Amani Tiwi Beach Resort has the best conference facilities one can find. The Karibuni & Mkutano Conference Centre has two meeting rooms with state of the art facilities and can hold up to 400 delegates.
5. Best Western Plus Creekside Hotel
Located in the heart of Mombasa town, this is one good place if you want to hold a beach conference. Its conference hall has state of the art technology including projectors, large screens, PA system and Video Conferencing equipment with a seating capacity of 200 people. while the rooftop hall can accommodate 350 more.
6. Severin Sea Lodge
Severin Sea Lodge has been designed in a traditional African style with attention to detail. It has spacious conference rooms and board meeting rooms for meetings and workshops with a sitting capacity of 15-130 people.
7. Medina Palms
The Medina Palms have conference professionals who specialize in pairing ideal meeting venues with impeccable service. From exclusive board meetings to incentive trips to philanthropic fundraisers to corporate celebrations, they ensure all your events are executed flawlessly. They have more than 13,000 square feet of meeting space, including a 9,000 square-foot ballroom. Four additional rooms for meetings ranging in size and able to accommodate 150 guests.
8. Swahili Beach Resort
Despite the size of your gathering, the team at Swahili Beach can take care of every detail, from thoughtful room amenities to above-and-beyond service so that you can focus your attention on hosting an impressive event. Your preferred conference room set-up style is also met. There is also free wifi through the conference and free upgrades to executive suites for VIPs.
9. Southern Palms Beach Resort
Many of the items you will require for the conference are provided as standard which leaves you free to concentrate on the event content. Its conferencing halls can accommodate 90 people. After the conference, you can then discover an oceanfront hotel that captures the essence and allure of Mombasa and The Indian Ocean.
10. PrideInn Paradise Beach Hotel & Spa
PrideInn Paradise is only 25 mins from Mombasa City and also accessible from Vipingo Airstrip. It has a large conference theatre (Swahili Conference Room) which accommodates more than 2000 people with a majority of the things you require being provided.