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    Driftwood Beach Club

    Silversands Road | PO Box 63, Malindi 80200, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good24%
    • Average4%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “indian ocean” (24 reviews)
    “curry lunch” (5 reviews)
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 221 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Pros: Staff were friendly and helpful. Room was fantastic with views of the garden and ocean from bed. Food was very good and reasonably priced. Went during the off peak season and was very good value for money. Cons: Shower pressure not the best. The...More

    Thank Anthony G
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I found this quite convinient hotel. It needs some renovation soon, but in June 2017 it was still okay. The staff is hospital and friendly. Traveling with limited budget this was a perfect choise around Malindi.

    Thank Jouni M
    Reviewed 8 October 2017

    We had a wonderfully relaxing time at the Driftwood Club. The hotel is right on a lovely stretch of beach. The food was excellent and the service was good. Roger Sylvester, the owner, was an exceptionally congenial and entertaining host. We were there on a...More

    Thank Shaleen_70
    Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

    What a pleasant change to the Italian dominance of Malindi. Amazing atmosphere and excellent location. Roger is an amazing host and we enjoyed the company of the local expats. I would recommend the Driftwood Beach club to any traveller

    Thank SouthAfrica8507
    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    I have been visiting Driftwood for years. I used to stay at a campsite along Casuarina Beach (Silversands Beach) and used the bar at Driftwood. When the campsite closed I started staying at Driftwood. This was approximately 20 years ago and I keep returning, usually...More

    Thank PaulCritchley
    Response from DodgeNairobi, Owner at Driftwood Beach ClubResponded 20 September 2017

    Hi Paul, thank you so much for this glowing review. Very much appreciated. Look forward to seeing you guys back in December. Mingi salaams, Roger

    Diamonds Dream of Africa
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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$120 - US$508 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
    • #3 Family Hotel in Malindi
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Malindi
    • Also Known As
    • Driftwood Beach Club Hotel Malindi ,
    • Driftwood Beach Hotel ,
    • Driftwood Beach Malindi
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    Room & Suite (34)
    Pool & Beach (31)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (94)
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    Lisa D
    7 August 2014|
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    Response from DodgeNairobi | Property representative |
    Hi Lisa, many thanks for this. We have , in fact been on the market for the past 3 years. A fact well know to all. We have not had any offers and don't expect to get any at this time due to the economic situation on the... More
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    "Choose rooms further from the main block for quiet and privacy"
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    "Beachfront rooms especially 21, 22, 23, 25 and 27."
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    "front rooms"
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    "stayed in spacious villa in the back, no ocean view +our own swimming pool. the ocean beech in 2 minutes."
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