Berlusconi who is accompanied by former Formula One billionaire Flavio Briatore and eight others is visiting the coastal town for the second time in less than two months, and it is believed the former PM is keen on investing in the area.
During his stay Berlusconi is expected to inspect the construction of the exclusive resort that is being built by Briatore at Casuarina area near marine park in Malindi.
The Billionaire Resort, which will be completed by end of next month, will have 26 state-of-the-art apartments, disco, a lounge and restaurant that will cater for world billionaires and personalities.
The architectural design of the resort has been done by Matteo Fantoni Studio of Milan, Italy, with local architects being Studio Infinity Architects.
According to the project’s website, the resort is designed to promote natural ventilation, control solar gain and exploit the cooling properties of thermal mass.
“Each detail is conceived and realized with cutting edge design care, using local materials and simple construction techniques, reflecting the synthesis of tradition and innovation,” a statement of the website reads.
The design of resort is focused on ‘a mission of high living quality and high eco-friendly building performances for the ultimate experience’.