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The Sands at Nomad

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

We visited the Sands at Nomad for a couples' vacation after a visit to Nairobi and Masai Mara. From check in to check out, we had a wonderful experience. We had booked a forest view room, but were upgraded as soon as we got there...More

Thank Erin W
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you for your positive review and we hope to welcome you again soon!!

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

I always wanted to stay here and this trip was a great opportunity. The hotel is beautiful; has a nice beach and bush experience. The pool is awesome and the view of the sea at the restaurant is breathtaking. The staff were friendly but need...More

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Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you for your review! Most of our rooms are equipped with double beds. We only have in Sea Breeze and Forest View one room each with twin beds, so we have to add an extra bed to the room! Appologies for the inconveniance caused!

Reviewed 3 December 2017

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

2  Thank Balanophora
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 26 December 2017

Dear guests, I am very sorry, that we could not meet your expectations. Our mattresses are of propper hotel quality and our housekeeping had put you a soft liner matress (not a Lounge chair matress) over your bed to make it more soft. Monkeys are...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

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

2  Thank 4by4
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 26 December 2017

Dear guests, thank you for taking the time to write this review! We feel very sorry, that we could not meet your expectations during your stay. Wifi works in the entire hotel, Water for brushing your teeth is provided daily to every room (the glass...More

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 24 November 2017

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

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Outdoor pool
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US$ 119 - US$ 400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#7 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 119 - US$ 400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#7 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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!!
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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
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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
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"New beach front apartments being renovated providing the best views"
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"Did not have a good room so I cannot recommend at all"
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"The Colobus Suite (room 19) was a perfect couples room."
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"corner rooms or beach front"
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