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Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

After visit Masa Mara Safari it's good to relax in this B'tifull Sea side !! Especial morning Sun got very nice photo ....As for this hotel very nice room and pool !! Good service but not the Food !!! OMG African fish test like chicken so hard !? That is an old Mosque next to the hotel please visit and...

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jacaranda continues to be delightful. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff who are wonderful. We must have visited over fifteen times and hope to continue to do so. The cottage by the beach is the perfect place to stay.

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another super holiday here! Two weeks was not enough at this lovely hotel. I was given the room which I had requested and was treated daily to a tree outside my door full of monkeys and Hornbills. The staff just get better - cheerful, attentive and always wanting to please. One of the joys here is the magnificent beach with...

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Doha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Jacaranda while on a business trip at the coast. The rooms are like cottages, and quite spacious inside. It's like your own little house by the beach. The bathroom and toilet are modern and clean. The breakfast is lovely with the restaurant have a beautiful view of the ocean. Staff are courteous and kind. Sometimes the colombus monkeys...

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Thank Kairetu
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This time it was my plan to stay only 10 days. But at the end I was in Jacaranda 16 days. Beautiful weather! For the first time there was no GM and the atmosphere in the resort was great. Special thanks to Alice, Gabriel, Emily and Victor.

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Thank Henk C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent several days in the hotel with our family. We received 2 neighbour rooms with a great view on the ocean. Rooms were clean and the cleaning service was excellent and discreet. The food was deliscious, everybody could find what they liked - variety to choose from. Staff was very friendly and helpfull, giving us lot of information about...

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Slovakia
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We spent last 5 days of our Kenya trip in this hotel and I have to say, that it was the best time... beautiful hotel, great food, wonderful beach, very friendly staff and the best animation team! We had a lot of fun and even found friends 😊. Thanks Jacaranda for this nice time and special Thanks to Baya, Ana,...

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Beaufitul place, amazing white beach. Staff was very friendly, they were smilling at us, greeting us and asking if everything's allright, and the entertainment crew was just perfect :)) we spent a lot of time with them from the morning stretching till evening showtime. One of them-Anna took us to the market not far from the hotel and showed us...

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Thank Iveta A
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We were very disappointed with our visit this time. We were a party of 5 and all wanted a snack with drinks. We ordered burgers as advertised on the board on the beach. When our plates arrived, we found we had been given chips instead of crisps which none of us ate as we weren't that hungry and hadn't ordered...

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Thank Grace M
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The rooms were really above average and very neat, though it took us long for the receptionist to check us in, but it was a worthy experience all in all, the only thing id request is for the hotel to expand on the food variety, because food was pretty basic, the hotel should also find means to provide guests with...

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IOBR, General Manager at Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Alfred, We apologize for being kept too long at the reception. We have noted your concerns regarding our food and will improve based on the comments form you. We do have taxis on call 24 hours a day and would like to know if you requested for one and could not get it so that we can rectify what...

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  • Free Internet
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort is located 40 km's from Mombasa town and situated along the white sandy beaches of south coast surrounded by swaying coconut palm trees and magnificent old stoic baobabs. Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort comprises of 100 deluxe rooms, tastefully crafted and beautifully furnished found in white washed, 'makuti' roofed structures. The rooms, double or twin, are tastefully appointed with local hand carved furnishings and are filled with luxurious amenities; walk-in shower, separate toilet, mini-bar, direct dial telephone, hair dryer and have the convenience of both air-conditioning and a central ceiling fan. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort

Address: Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: RM328 - RM1,143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Club Hotel Diani
Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Hotel
Indian Ocean Beach Club
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
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“Ocean Front rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles bwana_ian, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great but beach front means your toes are in the sans!”
 of 5 bubbles whetton, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for an oceanfront room.”
 of 5 bubbles henkc2014, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the ocean facing cottages on the beach at the end of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles theinspectorishere, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“book an oceanfront room”
 of 5 bubbles henkc2014, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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