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Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa

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Diani Beach Road | P.O.Box 90521, Galu Beach, Kenya
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the beach of south coast diani, it's an ideal place for a peaceful family vacation. wide open beach where you can also enjoy your lunch. Absolutely gorgeous gardens. Love the cute Orange birds busy building their nests, the pretty fish ponds...and who can forget the adorable floppy eared little rabbits bounding about in their enclosure...and the shy and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delayed honeymoon taken in Kenya, this was the last welcome step of our awesome safari. What a dream of a hotel. Food was superb, our honeymooners arch was beautiful to the private ground floor villa we had as our room. Massage was a dream. The beach was astounding. I want to go back to this slice of heaven.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We made the long journey from Nairobi, first by plane to Mombasa and then by taxi to Galu beach, and were tired when we arrived. The staff were very welcoming and pleasant, and showed us quickly to our comfortable rooms in the very beautiful grounds, where drinks were brought to us. We enjoyed looking out from our room to a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Rooms are in good condition and the staff service is excellent, including the breakfast and dinners. It is located on a lovely, quiet stretch of beach that isn't too overrun with annoying Beach Boys, though there are some. Pool is in nice shape and the pool bar had some nice choices. Wifi signal pretty solid, at least in the common... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Peaceful, stunning location, fantastic service, non commercial and rustic! Lovely rooms, rooms with butler service available at a nominal charge. Beautiful unspoilt beach.. Recommend that people fly into Ukunda airport in Diani, South Coast.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

First timers in Kenya, we came here for our honeymoon. We were left speechless on how good this resort is. It is simply gorgeous. The staff will bend over backwards to help us. You will see a sign with your name welcoming you as you go in, flowers on your bed and champagne at the bedside. The hotel is arranged... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We spent two lovely weeks in Pinewood in February. Our stay was just perfect. The hotel beach is stunning, food was just delicious and the room was extremely comfortable. Pinewood is everything you could ask for. We would like to thank to all the staff for their hard work, we always felt very welcome and we would definitely come back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Idyllic setting overlooking a pristine white sandy beach, food to meet all tastes, excellent service with nothing too much trouble for the ever helpful staff. Well out of town and free from the noise and bustle. The hotel has an agreement with the beach boys and they do not trouble you if you're not interested in buying from them. all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I visited pinewood after 5 days of safari, on which we had to wake up at 5 every morning, it was a great place to relax, there are lots of facilities on site for entertainment. Personally I loved sitting at the pool bar.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

To all the guys at pinewood thanks for yet another great holiday hope more people start coming to your fantastic resort very soon As we did not feel we were in any kind of danger the whole lime in diani great resort great beach great staff & cheeky monkeys lol

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