Entries by Jon Hancock

It’s a good time to travel to Diani Beach

We would like to inform you that The Sands at Nomad is planning to be fully open and operational, comfortably compliant with Kenyan government Covid-19 requirements and ready to accept guests again from 13 June, pending the official review on 6 June. The well-being and safety of our guests and employees are our prime precedence. […]

Getting to The Sands at Nomad

Located on one of Africa’s top beaches, Diani Beach, The Sands at Nomad is a family-friendly resort located on the beachfront offering stunning views and fantastic entertainment options for its guests. From Nairobi From Nairobi, visitors should fly to Ukunda Airport, located just 5 minutes from the beautiful Diani Beach. Local airlines offer regular services […]

Sands at Nomad- The perfect family destination

With different ages and attention spans to cater for, competing interests and the seemingly elusive pursuit of some peace and relaxation for Mum and Dad, finding a holiday destination to suit the whole family can be a challenge. That’s why The Sands at Nomad is the perfect place for your next family holiday. Nomad’s sublime […]

Africa’s Leading Beach Destination Award Winner 2019

Need a little incentive to book the holiday of your dreams? Kenya’s most sublime beach frontage has been handed another gong to add to its cluster of awards recognising its stunning beauty, dazzling white sands and pristine waters. Diani Beach has been crowned Africa’s Leading Beach Destination Award Winner 2019. Congratulations to all stakeholders who […]

Marine Education Center: Community Outreach

The Marine Education Center at The Sands has been working to expand its community outreach programmes. To date, a total of 166 students and 27 teachers from local schools visited the center to learn all about Kenya’s incredible marine life and the importance of conservation. Students have the opportunity to take part in a variety […]

Gold Travelife Sustainability in Tourism Award

The Sands at Nomad has led the way on all things green and environmentally conscious on Kenya’s south coast since 2005. With a strong environmental ethos, whereby all decisions across the hotel take into consideration the local and natural environment, The Sands is Diani’s most environmentally conscious hotel. Our pioneering efforts have been recognised with […]

Making a Difference: HIV/Aids Awareness

The Sands strives to make a positive difference to both our immediate and wider environments. It was with this aim in mind that Nomad invited a representative from the Kenya Legal and Ethical Issues Network on HIV and Aids (KELIN), Esther Nelima, to give a series of special sensitisation training workshops to support and empower […]