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The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Upon arriving at Baobab we were seated in the foyer and each offered a cocktail and a flannel to refresh ourselves. We did not have to queue and were checked in whilst seated. We stayed in the Garden Bungalows, which are very spacious, each bungalow consisting of 4 rooms spread over 2 floors. We stayed in one of the upper...

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1Thank Carpediem-mmm
England
Reviewed 2 September 2012

We stayed between 7th- 21st August 2012 we have not got a bad word to say about this hotel & the staff. We got married in this resort which again was beautiful, better than i could have ever imagined, Renson our wedding planner was brilliant & made our day go smoothly. Food- the chefs serve some fantastic dishes, the best...

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7Thank NatBen
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2012

I and three of my friends visited Kenya in August as part of our holiday as well as to celebrate two of my friends birthdays which coincide. We stayed at the Baobab beach resort and Spa maridadi wing at for two weeks. Although I cannot really rate this hotel as a five star, it really passes for a four star...

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1Thank Curtis M
Corsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We stayed here back in June 2010 (I'm new to writing reviews on TripAdvisor so apologies for the late review - and for suggesting we stayed in September 2011 - drop down box didn't allow me to go any further back!!) The rooms were great - even the standard ones like we stayed in were comfy and all had air...

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4Thank Lucie A
London
Reviewed 30 August 2012

You might love it, you might hate it. I will tell you what I liked/disliked and you can decide! Liked: - beautiful rooms. Really. Stunning. Not over the top but charming. All of them! I highly recomend cottages - they are just more quiet and romantic. I have never even seen my neighbours! - Food. WOW. 3 restaurants to choose...

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4Thank Aeon_Flux2
wolverhampton
Reviewed 29 August 2012

just returned last night and cant wait to go back!! the flight was good- we booked premium( well worth it for long haul) on arriving at mombassa airport weve never been met with such friendly airport staff. getting through customs and getting cases very easy ( took about half hour) the coach journey to Baobab took around 1hr 40 mins...

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5Thank MFinnerty
United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Went to Kenya as a group of four to celebrate two of my friend’s birthdays that coincide. It was our first time in Kenya and we were really enchanted. Starting with the environment, weather and the facilities the local people and everything else deserves some appraisal. Having read numerous good reviews here on T.A, we booked and stayed at Baobab...

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2Thank kate_UK00
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Went there just for a short stay. Our arrival was delayed until the middle of the night but the pick up service at the railway station worked well. A private meal was set up for us in the restaurant even that late, thank U Baobab. Excellent food and good service all the way. Lots of activities during the day, morning...

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1Thank Oddgeir
Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2012

What can I say about this hotel? If I had to describe it in one word, it would be 'PERFECT'. I travelled to The Baobab on July 30th, I spent 2 glorious weeks with my family of 9, ages from 12 to 65 years young. Every member of staff, from receptionist to pool man, from barman to pasta chef left...

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7Thank MDC333
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2012

Having read other reviews and recently returned, I'm not so impressed with the Bao Bab as other guests although I do believe it is possibly the best Hotel of this nature " All Inclusive" in the Area. We were a family of three with a 15yr old son, we stopped in the Mariadi Wing, the room was lardge and well...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the world famous Diani Beach. The resort comprises three luxurious properties – The Baobab, The Maridadi and Kole Kole, offering a unique selection of exquisite accommodation and facilities spread across the resort grounds. Guestrooms have been specifically designed to provide paramount comfort and luxury for all our clients. Guests may utilise leisure facilities across the resort including 3 swimming pools, dining areas and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

Address: P.O. Box 32, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: ₹ 9,949 - ₹ 26,072 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 321
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Also Known As:
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Hotel Ukunda
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort And Spa
Baobab Beach Hotel Diani
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
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“We prefer the Kole kole wing which is probably the priciest, but all rooms in the three different araes are preety good.”
 of 5 bubbles Onemoreshotrog, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view are the best”
 of 5 bubbles G3666SIdavidw, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea facing rooms dont get monkey trouble.”
 of 5 bubbles Adventuresinafrica, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you are looking for a quieter section Kole Kole is a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 805thomasa, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have less noise”
 of 5 bubbles carolemwarania, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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