Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Galu Beach

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Galu Beach. This romantic and welcoming city is known for its bars, sporting events and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Seasonal weather in Galu Beach

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, March, February, January and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Galu Beach

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Galu Beach is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Diani Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Chale Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Diani - Chale Marine National Park and Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Tiwi Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Mombasa Marine National Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Shimba Hills National Reserve (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)

Transportation to and around Galu Beach

Fly into Ukunda (UKA), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.), which is 23.1 mi (37.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Galu Beach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 34 vacation rentals near Galu Beach. From 10 Houses to 3 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Galu Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Galu Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 10 Houses in Galu Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Galu Beach include:

  • Bungalows: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Galu Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 27 vacation rentals with pool available in Galu Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.