The Sands at Chale Island

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A stunning white beach fringed by coral reefs and a tidal saltwater lake surrounded by a mangrove forest.

A diverse mixture of indigenous and tropical Flora that attracts a wide variety of fascinating insect and primate life.

All this combined with the loving care of our Kenyan staff will make your holiday on Chale Island intriguing, relaxing and warmly memorable.

 

 



Things to do

  1. Kayak around the island

Take to the seas for a fun kayaking trip around Chale Island. Paddle on your own, in a group or in tandem with a partner and explore Chale’s intricate waterways and crevices.

  1. Spa treatment

Relax and indulge with a revitalising massage as Colobus monkeys swing from the trees of an ancient mangrove forest. Treat yourself to a holistic spa treatment that has been perfectly designed to pamper and uplift you.

  1. Diver’s corner

Enjoy close encounters with schools of snapper, guitar rays, stingrays and a host of smaller inhabitants on the stunning reef at Chale Corner. With over 30 years experience, Diving the Crab offers an unparalleled level of expertise and a range of courses to suit both new and experienced divers.

  1. The Mangroves of Chale

Climb aboard a motorised dinghy and discover the island’s mystical, sea-dwelling mangroves. This intricate forest is a haven for local wildlife from sea eagles and hawks to herons, fish and crab.

  1. Sundowners 

An escape to our lush private paradise wouldn’t be complete without a chance to sit back, relax and toast the gorgeous early evening sky as the sun begins its majestic descent on the horizon.

 

Watersports

Offered from Diving the Crab a wide range of watersports are available on a daily program, these include:

Beach snorkeling,

Boat snorkeling,

Glass bottom boat,

Kayaking,

Game fishing (half and full day),

Local Catamaran sailing.