at a glance

Mombasa is the second largest city in Kenya located on Kenya’s Eastern coastline bordering the Indian Ocean, It’s original Arabic name is Manbasa. In Kiswahili, it is called “Kisiwa Cha Mvita”, which means “Island of War” due to the many changes in its ownership. It is served by a modern railway connecting it to the Capital, an international airport, a sea port and a road network currently in the process of been upgraded. The most rapidly developing residential area is Mtwapa towards the North. The history of the city is a mixture of African, Persian, Arab, Portuguese and British influences which contributed to the rich cultures found in the city today. It was originally inhabited by the African Bantu people. Today, the city remains one of Africa’s major links to the rest of the world. Built on a 15 sq km island, Mombasa is surrounded by a natural harbor. The mainland coasts north and south of the city boast a proliferation of tourist resorts. Within the city itself, a traveler has numerous opportunities for exploration and discovery. Remnants of slave trade can still be seen today around the town. Fort Jesus still contains cells where the slaves were held, and various artifacts from that era.




The Light International School, Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa, Braeburn Mombasa International School, Nyali Primary School, St. Charles Lwanga Secondary School, Allidina Visram High School Mombasa, Sacred Heart High School, Shree Swaminarayan Academy, Aga Khan High School Mombasa, Mombasa Primary School, Serani Secondary School, Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Oshwal Academy Mombasa, Loreto Convent Mombasa, Aga Khan Nursery School Mombasa, Destiny Garden School, Busy Bee School Mombasa, Maryjoy Primary School, Mombasa Academy, Tudor Day Secondary School

Food & Drink

Tamarind Village, The Fort Seafood Restaurant and Pizzeria, Shehnai, Sea Haven Restaurant, Tarboush Restaurant, Jahazi Coffee House, Forodhani Restaurant, Blue Room Restaurant & Ice Cream, Aquadrom Yul’s, Galaxy Chinese Restaurant, Singh Restaurant, Urban Street Food (USF), 10 Street, Misono Japanese Restaurant, Java House – Nyali Centre, Roberto’s, Milios Pizza Mombasa, Il Covo, Liddo Seafood Restaurant, La Veranda Italian Restaurant


The Mombasa Hospital, Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa, MEWA Hospital, Jocham Hospital , Bomu Hospital, Pandya Memorial Hospital, Al-Farooq Hospital, PREMIER HOSPITAL, Coast Province General Hospital, Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital, Aga Khan Hospital Nyali Centre, The Nyali Children and Women Hospital, Seaside Hospital, Bomu Medical Centre Likoni, Montana Hospital, Mary Immaculate Cottage Hospital, Bayleaf Hospital, Belmo Hospital, Nairobi Home Hospital


The Mercy Daycare Centre, Honey Bunny Day Care, Totoland Day Care, St.Teresa Montessori Nursery & Day Care Centre, Little Elite Nursery & Day Care, Zani and Zahara Daycare, The Bluebell Nursery, Steps Baby Day Care Centre, Emmaus Nursery & Daycare, Baby Class Day Care, Joyjac Little World Daycare, Felicha Day Care Center & Kindergarten, Distar School – Daycare and Kindergaten, Imani Mission Nursery School And Day Care, Saly Daycare & Nursery, Cornerstone Kindergarten Daycare, Mtwapa Township Academy & DayCare, The Peak Academy School & Day Care

Entertainment Joints

The Mombasa Hospital, Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa, MEWA Hospital, Jocham Hospital , Bomu Hospital, Pandya Memorial Hospital, Al-Farooq Hospital, PREMIER HOSPITAL, Coast Province General Hospital, Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital, Aga Khan Hospital Nyali Centre, The Nyali Children and Women Hospital, Seaside Hospital, Bomu Medical Centre Likoni, Montana Hospital, Mary Immaculate Cottage Hospital, Bayleaf Hospital, Belmo Hospital, Nairobi Home Hospital

Swimming Pool

Kiembeni Swimming Pool, Royal Court Pool, Blue Pearl Apartments Swimming Pool, Baobab swimming pool, Mombasa Club, Chamiachi Luxury Apartments, Nyali Springs Guest House & Resort, Waterways Coast Ltd, Careena’s Swim Wear & Lingerie, The Coast Academy Swimming Pool, Aga Khan Swimming Pool, Lower Lido Swimming Pool, PCEA WOGECT HOTEL

Kid play Areas

Mindful Play Nyali Children’s Center, Haller Park, Fort Jesus, Wild Waters, Bamburi Beach Hotel, Nguuni Nature Sanctuary, Mamba Village Centre

Police Stations

Nyali Police Station, Central Police Station, Kenya Police Headquarters, The Kenya Police – Inuka Police Station, Makupa Police Station, District Administration Police Headquarters – Kisauni, The Kenya Police – Likoni Divisional Police Station, The Kenya Police – Changamwe Police Station, Mshomoroni Police Station, Kenya Ferry Police Station, Jomvu Police Booth, Bamburi Community Policing Booth & Information Centre, Police Traffic Base Mwenye Aboud Rd, Mombasa, Port Police, Mtwapa Police Station, Nyali Mkomani Community Policing, Mtongwe Crime Post, Tourist Police Mtwapa Sub Base

Grooming Spots

Bema Salon & Barber Shop, Everlast Salon & Barber Shop, Salon Johari Spa & Barber Shop, Ashleys Salon And Executive Barber Shop, Railways Annex Salon & Kinyozi, Alice Salon Kinyozi, Norpa salon & barber shop, Figaro Salon & Barber Shop, Rockers Barber Shop & Salon, Ellys Barber Shop, Bellissimo Salon & Kinyozi, Identity Barber Shop, Red Crib Barbers Lounge, Habana Barber and Spa, L & Y Harmony Barbershop, Lace Xclusive Salon Barbershop & Spa, Best Lady Salon & Cosmetics, ZEENAT BEAUTY SOLUTIONS & HAIR WORKS, Le Chignon


Permanent Secretariat Of The Transit Transport Co – Ordination Authority Of The Northern Corridor, Hakika Transport Services Ltd, Dreamline Express Limited, Crown Bus Service Ltd, Bollore Transport & Logistics, MCT Mombasa – Bollore African Logistics, Kenfreight, Rongai Workshop & Transport Mombasa, TSS Express Booking Office, Tahmeed Coach Ltd, Buzeki Enterprises Ltd, Arnop Logistics Company Ltd, Jihan Freighters Ltd, Pewin Cabs – Mombasa, Alpha Prime Logistics Ltd, Vyas Hauliers Ltd – Mombasa, Modern Coast Express Ltd, Mash East Africa Booking office, Modern Coast Booking and Parcel Office, Tahmeed Coaches

Religious Centres

The Mombasa Pentecostal Church, Nyali Baptist Church, Vineyard Church Mombasa, International Christian Centre Mombasa, Crossroads Fellowship, Nyali., Holy Ghost Cathedral, Mombasa, Elim Evangelistic Church, PCEA St. Margaret church, Jesus Celebration Centre – Buxton, Jesus Celebration Centre – Bamburi, ACK Diocese Of Mombasa – St. Andrews Church Soweto Parish, Mt Zion Worship Centre, J.C.C Church, Deliverance Church – Makupa, Winners Chapel Mombasa, Siloam Ministry, A.C.K St.Peters Church, Marianist Church, Saint Patricks Catholic Church, Bangladesh, Mombasa

Thrift Stores

Sayona Rehani, Norja Rehani Investment


Auto Scooter Garage Ltd, Autozone Garage, Paka Mkali Garage, R. T East Africa Limited, Mwisho Auto Garage, Neo Makupa Garage, Odebaobeba Garage, Omari’s Garage, Makarena Garage, Lifespring Motorcycle Spares & Garage, Alhack Auto Spares And Garage For Motor Cycles, Bidii Junior Garage, AutoXpress – Mombasa Town, New Mwalugho Auto Garage, AutoXpress – Nyali, Omars Auto Garage, Shining Star Garage, Motorworld Garage, AutoXpress – Mombasa Truck Stop

Art Centres

Mombasa Academy of Arts, Tijan School Of Art & Design, Mavisa Covers And Exporters Arts And Curios

Conferencing Facilities

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa Mombasa – Beach Hotel in Mombasa, Koblenz Hall, Royal Court Hotel, Bliss Resorts, Kyawango Welfare Association, Kwashee Social Hall, Regalo Meeting Point, Sanana Conference Centre and Holiday Resort, Serena Beach Resort & Spa, PrideInn Hotel Mombasa, Travellers Beach Hotel, CityBlue Creekside Hotel & Suites, Tamarind Village, Lotus Hotel, Severin Sea Lodge, Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa, Bridge Hotel, Retreat Enterprises, Bamburi Beach Hotel


Family Bank-Mombasa, Equity Bank Mombasa Digo, Equity Bank Mombasa Moi Avenue, Family Bank Nkrumah Rd, Mombasa, Barclays Bank Jomo Kenyatta Avenue, Mwembe Tayari, Mombasa, Co-operative Bank of Kenya LTD Digo Rd, Mombasa, Barclays Bank Opposite Nyerere Ave, Mombasa, Bank Of Africa Changamwe Branch, Bank Of Africa Nyali Branch, Bank Of Africa Mombasa Branch, Gulfafrica Bank Nkrumah Rd, Mombasa, DTB Bank – Docks, Gulf African Bank Nyali Rd, Mombasa, Commercial Bank Of Africa – Nyali, Links Rd, Mombasa, National Bank- Nkrumah Branch, National Bank – Nyali, NIC Bank Nkrumah, Mombasa, Sidian Bank Moi Ave, Mombasa

Grocery Markets

Tuskys Supermarket (Bandari), A. One Supermarket Ltd, Roberto’s Italian Shop & Sandwiches, Society Stores Mombasa Branch, Naivas Supermarket, Majengo Market, Kassim Mini Market, Tuskys Supermarket (Digo), Beachmart Supermarket And Burble Park, Budget Supermarket, Chandarana Supermarket, Pleasures Quick Shop, Naivas Kismayu Rd, Mombasa, Bacchus Supermarket, Naivas Supermarket Mwembe, Soko Ndogo LTD, Kwick Save Supermarket, Hert Mini Supermarket

Service Stations

Total Spaki Service Station, Total Mwembe Tayari Service Station, Total Kenyatta Avenue Service Station, Total Bondeni Service Station, Total Kwa Jomvu Service Station, Total Lumumba Service Station, Total Changamwe Service Station, Total Bahati Service Station, Shell Petrol Station, Changamwe service Station (shell), Saba Saba Oilibya, Total Likoni Ferry Service Station, Total Mtwapa Service Station, Engen Nyali, National Oil Corporation-Magongo, Total Mkomani Service Station, Total Bombolulu Service Station, Kenol – Link Road


Faiz Gym – Nyali Executive Fitness Centre, F4L GYM / Fitness for Life Gym, Mvita gym, Inshapefitnesskenya, bodyworx health club and spa, Zeb’s Fitness Gym, Faiz Gym Tudor, Anop Gym and Fitness Center, FIT LADY GYM – MOMBASA, Tiger Fitness – Mombasa, TOPAZ FITNESS GYM, Mr. & Mrs. Fitness Center Gym, Suzys Health And Fitness Centre, Coast Gymkhana Club Ground, Mikindani Gym, Temple Of Gym & Fitness, Hardcore Gym, Factory Gym