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    Diani Sea Lodge

    Diani Beach Road | Ukunda, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good39%
    • Average11%
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    • Terrible3%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 303 reviews

    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    I stayed at this resort for 8 days and had a wonderful time. There was not a lot I could criticise this hotel for and would return. Diani Beach is beautiful and this resort is right on the beach. It is a bit dated however...More

    4  Thank NCBlaker
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 17 April 2017

    Dear NCBlaker, Thank you so much for taking time to write this lovely review. We are delighted that you ejoyed your stay with us hope you come back to visit us very soon. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

    We had a wonderful holiday in Diani sea lodge, good food , wonderful staff always smiling and the staff couldn't do enough 4 us this has been our 32nd visit 2 Kenya roll on 4 our next stay at Diani sea lodge , Have 2...More

    Thank Helen B
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 8 April 2017

    Dear Helen, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are very delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back again soon for your 5th stay. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

    A great location, white sandy beaches, clear water. sumptuous foods, many activities for adults and children. Affordable rates & clean rooms. Very polite friendly and multi lingual staff. They can communicate in English, French, German, Italian language.

    Thank kabashniks
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 8 April 2017

    Dear Kabashniks, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are very delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We will pass the praise to the staff. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    The bad: The hotel is very very old. Rooms, showers, AC... everything... The good: The employees. This is my best experience so far. These guys are awesome, and will do anything in their power to make your stay awesome. Thumbs up guys, you rock.

    2  Thank Dean P
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 8 April 2017

    Dear Dean, Thank you for taking the time to write this great review. We are very delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back again soon and see the gradual upgrade we are making. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    Tripadvisor has Diani Beach as one of the best places to visit in Africa and as beaches go it is pretty stunning. When the tide is out the beach is several hundreds of metres wide and you can walk into the ocean a long way....More

    Thank SteveMXP
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear Steve, Thank you so much for taking the time for this lovely review. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you here again soon. We are working on the bar issued and have gotten the officials...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 112 - US$ 281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #12 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 168
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Diani Sea Hotel Diani
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    Traveller (753)
    Pool & Beach (180)
    Room & Suite (95)
    Dining (54)
    Hotel & Grounds (433)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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    lizmalGloucester
    14 October 2017|
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    Response from banditoo | Reviewed this property |
    They provide good size beach/pool towels. On checkin at the hotel, they will give you a couple of pool towel cards (there might have been a refundable deposit but I can't remember). You turn the cards in to the pool guy by... More
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    longeatontigger
    24 September 2017|
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    Response from Jan-Erik N | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think it will be a problem going to the hotel at night. Contact the hotel, they may even provide transport at a fee. Yes you have to cross the Likoni creek with a ferry when you arrive at the main airport of Mombasa... More
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    18 July 2017|
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    Response from Helen B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the Diani diving school is open , hope u enjoy ur holiday .
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    "Family rooms marked with letter "D" are double rooms close to the beach with a view to a wonderful..."
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    "Go for the Bahari rooms. Everything else is sub-par"
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    "Not sure there's much difference, but would plump for a cottage for sure."
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    "If travelling with family, opt for the cottages. They are spacious and ideal for families."
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