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    Swahili Beach Resort

    Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    US$224
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    The Sands at Nomad
    423 reviews
    #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Baobab Beach Resort & Spa
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    The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel
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    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,324 reviews
    #9 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
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    11 - 15 of 511 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were there as a family as part of the wedding and it was not the best experience by far. In our room there were no towels, the phone was not working and there was no hot water. Even though some of this was rectified...More

    Thank Shiv P
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to write a review regarding your recent stay. I would like to personally apologize for the series of unfortunate incidences that you experienced during your stay with us. The circumstances surrounding the wedding you mention are well known...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Myself and my 3 friends stayed at the resort after a safari in Nairobi. The hotel grounds are stunning, beautiful decor and everything that should make it a 5* except the service... firstly - do not trust it when it says it has Wifi! This...More

    2  Thank Harriette G
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your valued feedback on your recent stay with us. Please accept my sincere apologies that we did not meet your expectations in many areas. The poor service you describe is definitely not 5-star and certainly not acceptable. I have personally...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Long time since we have been to Diani and had a true vacation. This was the one trip that was just perfect. The hotel's architecture is amazing, the rooms were fantastic and the overall experience was excellent. A few hiccups here and there but I...More

    Thank Junk M
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the 5-star review. We are glad to note that your return to Diani was memorable and enjoyable. It means a lot to us to read that you had a fantastic experience and that you will be returning for another visit....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    One of the best hotels in South Coast. It is in a class of its own. The bar and restaurant by the beach is awesome especially in the evenings. The food is tasty - I tried the Indian Cuisine at Spice roots and was excellent....More

    Thank Patrick M
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay with us. Diani has plenty of top class hotels and we are pleased that you rate us as one of the best hotels in Diani. Our Barharini Beach Bar...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The staff is amazingly friendly especially, Elizarbeth, Ali [ the supervisor], Naomi and Noor! The food was fantastic and the room was super beautiful, not to mention the cascading pool. All of my 18 invited guests went home very happy and yes, we will be...More

    Thank Jimmy N
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to celebrate your special day at Swahili Beach Resort. It was a pleasure to host you and your guests. I am glad to read that the team, especially: Noor, Naomi, Ali and Elizarbeth were instrumental in making the day...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$159 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    Traveller (688)
    Pool & Beach (177)
    Room & Suite (98)
    Dining (32)
    Hotel & Grounds (384)
    Bathroom (20)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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    joseph m
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from bett h | Reviewed this property |
    yes drinks have to be paid for on full board only fully inclusive are they included
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    maciemay
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your support. Regards, Jeff Mukolwe General manager
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    rajulamin
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your query. It is definitely possible to swim in the ocean right in front of the hotel. I will gladly send you images of our beach front if you share your email address with us. Regards, Jeff... More
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