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    Swahili Beach Resort

    Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 526 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had the absolute worst experience last night at the beach bar restaurant! Normally they offer a pizza special on Friday nights...but recently we have gone for this special 4 separate times in 2 months, and overtime we have been disappointed! But last nights experience...More

    Thank Katharina v
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    For some days in total luxury, we could not have come to a better hotel. From our very first minute, the staff was giving us their full attention, always at our service and making every detail perfect. Clean towels for the sunbeds was provided every...More

    1  Thank guho2
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had a fantastic stay at the hotel. All services were booked and handled from the Guest Relations (these ladies are absolute STARS). The meals were some of the best meals I have had in East Africa, and the amenities are all working, well kept...More

    1  Thank Trevor S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Was such an expensive holiday and didn’t feel the worth for my money. For one we were allocated to rooms at the very bottom of the barrel after paying quite a penny. Then the hygiene was wanting, no use of disinfectants in cleaning bathrooms, we...More

    2  Thank Wambui N
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I can only say every return here is full of surprises... the staff always deliver and exceedingly surpass my expectations making everything memorable. The room was fabulous, an executive suite that made me not miss home one bit. The views were divine and all was...More

    1  Thank Ciku K
    Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort
    322 reviews
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    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,355 reviews
    #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 201 - US$ 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    Dining (48)
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    Bathroom (29)
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    Questions & Answers
    joseph m
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from Bettie G | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed at Swahili recently and yes one does pay for drinks. This is not unusual for many hotels in Kenya, in my experience hotels that offer drinks are usually "all inclusive" resorts.
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    maciemay
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your support. Regards, Jeff Mukolwe General manager
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    rajulamin
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your query. It is definitely possible to swim in the ocean right in front of the hotel. I will gladly send you images of our beach front if you share your email address with us. Regards, Jeff... More
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms 5,6, 11 and 12 have great sea views. Top floor rooms"
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    "None of the rooms really have a sea view as far as I know unless you're right down the bottom"
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    "Rooms on the first floor have good lighting"
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    "Executive suites are the best and higher floors have great views and if you like monkeys you are bound to get..."
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