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    Shambani Cottages

    Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    • Excellent69%
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    • Terrible1%
    19 Jun 2017
    “Good stay near the beach!”
    26 Aug 2017
    “DO NOT STAY HERE”
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    Having travelled across the globe (with children in tow) I ALWAYS read reviews....and put my faith in them. Never have I been so wrong. Having faith in humanity I believe reviews are from people who have actually stayed here.... this cannot be true of this...More

    1  Thank James H
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    I stayed with a group in October 2016, so this review has been pending for a while. Shambani is located on one end of the road along Diani beach. However, one has to cross the tarmac road to get to the beach. It can be...More

    Thank Saurabh S
    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    My husband and I spent a week at Shambani and were not disappointed - a short walk from the beach, it offered simple but comfortable accommodation at a very reasonable price. The only trouble was the brazen monkeys! We would definitely come back again.

    Thank bhide_nlp
    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    This place is good value if you consider what you pay. However, it needs some basic attention to detail and some TLC / maintenance. It was clean throughout and had all the basics. We had a two bed/two bath cottage - in one bathroom the...More

    1  Thank _sabinabrimson
    Reviewed 12 May 2016

    Me and my partner visited Diani in September 2015, not really knowing what to expect but when we arrived we were greeted by lovely staff and our apartment was so quirky and beautiful. I loved every minute of our stay and only a few minutes...More

    3  Thank Emily-rose P
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    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    Room Tips
    "no room is good stay away"
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    "Make sure all food is locked away - the monkeys get in and take everything!!"
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    "Simba is more open than the other cottages which I found great for the views."
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