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Swahili Beach Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This place was magical for me and my hubby...I have but faboulous memories when I remember our time at Swahili beach. From the architecture to the serenity and quietness of the resort. The cuisine was excellent not to forget the service. I have recommended several friends to visit the resort and they've all loved it. Keep it up Swahili beach...you...

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

the place is beautiful but the service is below average...my room had no soap called and was told its being brought after 2hours we called again because it had not been brought later it was brought with no apology.the dining was the worst no one clearing our table no one bothered to ask if we are ok we had to...

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1Thank Helen W
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hotel, amazing rooms, good views but below average food and horrible service. The hotel has fantastic facilities for kids and adults, it's in the perfect location as well, there are clean rooms however the main problem was service, it was not 5 star quality and neither was the food.

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Swahili Beach really is a beautiful place. Like really. The architectural design is spot on. You'll feel like you've walked into a swahili resort. (Which is what it is) Secondly....for couples... this is a great option. Rooms are huge... private... the bathtub was so cute... made of stone and works as part of the floor tiles as well. HOWEVER... The...

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Thank Marion M
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Location - there is no beach on this property so if you are hoping to get into the sea forget it. its all coral and full of sea urchins even with the tide in so NO ONE gets into the ocean. they have a small beach patch man made but so full of weeds. they have people clearing the path...

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 weeks, and we only can say it was great. The stuff is one of the best... They are really helpfull and carring... If you need anything, they will organise. I dont get the bad things about the service. I missed something? No, no way, the people of this great hotel were here to help. We...

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Thank Ivan P
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Stayed in the hotel over a weekend. Was given a beautiful room which was actually a suite. Beautiful, well located, nice view, huge terrace with lots of privacy. Jumped in the middle of yoga session, led by good winyasa trainer. Thought I was in paradise... Later appeared that yoga is organised only once in a week. My greatest disappointment in...

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1Thank haris4
Nairobi
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful grounds.. gorgeous rooms.. but the beach was too far away from the rooms.. and also it wasn't the sandy beach I was expecting.. alot of coral on the beach.. and tons of sea weed (this could have been seasonal)

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Thank Saini2012
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Swahili beach for 2 nights in our 9 week trip of Africa and it was one of our favourite hotels. We spent 1 week in Zanzibar and I wish we had spent more time here instead. Diani beach in our opinion is much prettier, less touristy and better value for money. The hotel was stunning. The architecture...

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Thank Dikiwi
Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The rooms are great. The pools are awesome. The ambience is fantastic. And so, I’ve been coming here with my children for the last four years. However, I am not sure I would make this trip again. At least not after today. For starters, the transfer service has changed. In the heat of Mombasa, it was always great to get...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • 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
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swahili Beach is much more than meets the eye. Culture and history provide its very soul. From the architecture and the aromas to the music, it teases the senses. Drawing you in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swahili Beach Resort

Address: Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: ₹ 6,368 - ₹ 14,409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Swahili Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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#1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
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“Executive Suites overlooking the Indian Ocean”
m_diau, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“get rooms facing the pool or the beach”
, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request for room 1.Has a view of the ocean and a nice relaxing area on the rooftop.”
carolinemD7482WC, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Low numbers nearer reception. Superior rooms are lovely”
AngeliqueArtist, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lower numbers are nearer main building. Worth the extra for a superior room on ground floor with double doors onto private terrace.”
theberber, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
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