Billionaire Resort & Retreat
If you’re looking for the ‘jewel in the crown’ along Kenya’s northern coast, look no further than the recently opened Billionaire Resort and Retreat in Malindi, encompassing the lion in the sun, skirting the coastline of pristine white sand beaches and azure waters of the Indian Ocean, opened in January 2022. Here you will find classic Kenyan culture blended with refined modernity. This dreamlike retreat and dynamic resort offers an escape into a singular and inspiring experience in a total of 40 rooms. The spa serves as the ultimate magnet for those who truly wish to embark on a journey of transformation and bliss. Guests will find an elegant and worldly environment that fuses the highest standards of service, in a safe and welcoming atmosphere, with the tranquil essence of the East African coast, in a resort like no other.
The 24 ultra-luxurious modern beachfront apartments with spacious private terraces feature the finest finishes and amenities. Exquisite service, an infinity pool nestled amid manicured private gardens, stunning beach cabanas with the most spectacular ocean views, are all part of the resort. Transport yourself to a magnetic environment where, throughout the day and night, you feel surrounded by the high energy and vibrant atmosphere that the Billionaire brand is known for. It is a place where guests can mingle and celebrate life through its unique experience of thrills and entertainment, be part of the most extraordinary experiences.
Billionaires Retreat – Lion in the Sun
The stunning local architecture and spacious interiors of the 16 tastefully designed rooms and suites at Billionaire Retreat – Lion in the Sun, aptly capture the soul of the continent. Here is the perfect place to relax, soak up the unique ambience, dive into one or all of its four saltwater pools. Escape to any nook, all of which capture a rich spirit of character and nature while enveloping you in the intoxicating aroma of frangipani.
The Billionaire Grill & Bar is the vibrant soul of the resort. Proud owner of its space on the beach, the Grill offers the finest Italian and fusion cuisine and a vibrant atmosphere that has made the Billionaire Group an undisputed leader in curated dining experiences.
As day turns to night, the magic happens. Evenings at Billionaire Resort & Retreat elevate dining to a different level with a sultry ambience and carefully selected musical repertoire, turning nights into an unforgettable experience.
The Billionaire Resort & Retreat is part of Majestas, the leading curator of luxury dining, entertainment experiences and indulgent living. Founded in Porto Cervo, Italy in 1998 by F1 legend Flavio Briatore, Majestas has established its position in the world of elite entertainment and hospitality with destinations across Europe, the UK , the Middle East and Africa. Billionaire Executive Chef, Chef Batuhan Piatti Zeynioglu has been with the group since 2015, first creating the dining concept at Billionaire Dubai. Today, his responsibilities extend to overseeing all Billionaire brand food operations, including Dubai, Riyadh, Sardinian billionaire Porto Cervo and the newest addition to the Billionaire brand Mykonos collection. Now he will also add his fingerprint to the house at Billionaire Resort & Retreat in the coastal town of Malindi, Kenya.
The resort borders the Malindi Marine National Park. Grab your masks and flippers to snorkel and admire the park’s prolific marine life: coral gardens in the lagoons, seagrass beds, turtles and more via a Kaliffa. Made entirely by hand by local craftsmen using typical hardwoods, a Kaliffa is the ideal vessel for sailing inside the coral reef where one can reach unspoilt coves in style and privacy, sail and swim in the sea. crystalline. Royal Maasai culture and art is permeated throughout the region with their distinctive customs and clothing. Visit local communities for an authentic and immersive experience.
The safari/nature experience of Tsavo East National Park is a short drive from Malindi. The sight of dust-red elephants wallowing, rolling and dousing each other with the midnight blue waters of the palm-shaded Galana River is one of the most evocative images of Africa. The park forms Kenya’s largest protected area and is home to most large mammals, vast herds of dust – red elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, hippo pods and prolific bird life has 500 recorded species .
A short flight from Nairobi, Malindi has remained unchanged over the years retaining its ‘fishing village’ appeal and offering all the services of a renowned tourist destination. Guests will find an atmosphere that is both warm and welcoming in a completely secure setting. The natural beauty of the coast, the many beaches and bays lined with palm trees, the ideal tropical climate and the magic of the Indian Ocean make it the ideal place for a dream vacation.