Asha Cottages

Asha Cottage is built in the Swahili style on the seafront at beautiful Diani Beach, south of Mombasa. It has a lovely open air verandah that acts as a common entrance and sitting room overlooking the pool and facing the sea.


Asha Cottage has five guest rooms tastefully decorated with a combination of African fabrics and artwork, Afghan rugs, European art, Swahili style Lamu ceilings, terra cotta floor tiles and solid mvuli carpentry work. All rooms have king-sized beds with mosquito nets and their own spacious bathroom, air conditioning and ceiling fans, and mosquito netting on all windows.


The basic package is for a Bed and Breakfast stay, with the option to take Lunch and/or Dinner if desired. (Lunch Euros 15 and Dinner Euros 20) From 4-5 pm daily, guests are offered a complimentary afternoon tea with a selection of teas, black, herbal and spiced, hot and cold milk and homemade cakes and cookies which is always appreciated.


Full continental breakfast with home-made breads and cakes, a wide variety of jams, yogurts, fresh tropical fruits and fresh fruit juices, cereals, coffee, tea and milk.


A very affordable selection of freshly made soups, salads and sandwiches is available daily. Special buffet lunches are also prepared from time to time. The Ledge is open to the public for lunch.


A full cooked meal, with a selection of two starters, three main courses (fish, meat or vegetarian) and dessert - options change daily. A fine choice of fresh crab, prawns and lobster is available daily upon order.

Personal Well-Being

Asha Cottage also offers a range of beauty and relaxation treatments in its open air garden gazebo. Immersed in a lush flower filled garden the massage room has been designed to bring the natural outdoor elements inside, to make your experience truly relaxing and unique. A professional, trained and highly experienced masseuse provides an array of relaxing and soothing body massages, available daily from 9.30 to 6pm:

  • Full relaxing body massage (60 mins)

  • Foot and leg massage with pedicure (60 mins)

  • Hand and arm massage with manicure (60 mins)

  • Foot and leg massage (30 mins)

  • Back, neck and shoulder massage (30 mins)

  • Foot reflexology massage (30 mins)