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    The Sands at Nomad

    Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya
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    Pool & Beach (148)
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    • Excellent72%
    • Very good20%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “forest view” (7 reviews)
    “family suite” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Overall: Although the gardens are lovely and the food fine, we will not return as we were blamed for the lack of a mattress as well as monkeys on the dining table, rather than management addressinging these issues. Upsides: Lovely gardens along the beach, with...More

    Thank Balanophora
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We chose this hotel from all the reviews and indeed the price tag made us think that it was going to be an out-of-this world kind of experience. The good parts: the restaurant - the Nomad at the Sands. Very wide and interesting menu, well...More

    Thank 4by4
    Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

    Magical place! I had a room with a private beach which is definitely worth the extra money, fabulous views of the beach which itself is safe for a nice long afternoon walk or an early morning jog. The staff is superfriendly without overdoing it and...More

    Thank harrie123456789
    Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your positive comments on Trip advisor! We are very happy, that you have enjoyed your stay with us!!

    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    Right from the check in moment, where we were warmly received, to the end of our stay, we had a brilliant time at The Sands. It is a brilliant boutique hotel and that ensures the attention to detail and service levels are excellent. The staff...More

    Thank maryvn2017
    Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking your time to write this great review!! Asante sana!!

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    We loved our eight night stay at The Sands. Diani Beach isn't the obvious choice for a beach holiday but more of an add on to a safari but it's a destination in itself. The beach cottages are a few steps from the beach and...More

    Thank Doglovers84
    Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your positive comment! We are looking forward to welcome you again!!

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    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • The Sands At Nomad Hotel Diani ,
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    Niklas S
    11 May 2017|
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    Response from dianibeachboy | Property representative |
    No problem at all, for Infants we provide Baby bed free of charge!!
    Duduzile N
    5 January 2017|
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    Response from dianibeachboy | Property representative |
    Its about 45 km from Mombasa Airport, app 2 hour transfer, cost is 120 Euro return transfer
    Liza M
    30 October 2016|
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    Response from Patricia B | Reviewed this property |
    The price is per room unless you have all inclusive packages: those are per person
    Room Tips
    "corner rooms or beach front"
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    "The cottages at the beach are beautiful. However, any room works as you hardly spend any time indoors."
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    "Beach Cottage. The privacy, the location and the fact that when you walk out the first thing you see is beach."
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    "Absolutely stretch to book a sea front cottage, you won't regret it."
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