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Kaskazi Beach Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Diani Beach South Rd, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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Ranked #29 of 38 hotels in Ukunda
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014
Mikhail S Nairobi, Kenya
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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31 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The lobby looks impressive and promising, but once you reach your room one cannnot avoid this feeling of frustration. The hotel should have been renovated long time ago. Our room was on the ground floor with a "view" to the bushes and the restaurant. Has a small balkony, though, which is a plus. Breakfast is monotonous and dull and we... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Kaskazi Beach hotel's hospitality starts right from the reception. Beautiful ladies with very bright smiles which makes you feel at home and indeed in safe hands. The staff are just so friendly. They have this smile on their faces all the way through. Very nice. Th rooms are just amazing. well kept beds, nice view of the ocean, beautiful environment... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

the hotel is beautiful, the rate is affordable, but the WIFI internet should be improved!the food is nice, the people is friendly, he room has no TV, and the air-condition worked not smoothly, but the room is clean,thank you

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Booked at last minute, the stay was a nightmare, no telephones were available in the room to call the reception, when requested to have the issue looked at the response was that it was an old problem. Second day of my trip, the tv went off and again I reported it and after 5 hours had someone tell me from... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

V went for new year eve, stayed 2 nights, rooms are nice but poor room service and room locations r not quite placeables... Bathrooms are terrible, drainage overflows and water drips out till the bedroom.some of the rooms ac don't work... Food was excellent... Beach very bad as it's very rocky. Swimming pool very good nice and clean

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The worst possible experience workers are useless management is not any good .it is a shame to the Kenya tourist industry. Entertainment is bogus. Breakfast is skimpy at best. We moved out after the first night The bathroom had salty water Hot and cold wired the wrong way around

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

The reception upon arrival wasn't so good plus very unconventional booking and allocation of rooms but once u are settled in its an awesome experience.... thanks to all the staff n the lovely guests I had a terrific holiday ..... coming back again is something I look forward to....love u all

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

It was our third stay in Kaskazibeach and last year I wrote an enthusiastic advise in french on tripadvisor. This time I write in english in order to be understood by more poeple. We still love the lovely gardens and the particular charme of this hotel, even if the rooms are dated and the beach not the best in front... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013 via mobile

Kaskazi was great back then when it was under the management of lti, but since 2013, it's no longer the pride of diani poor service from inexperienced staff bad milk staff stealing from guests en poor management from the otara family kaskazi does not offer quality anymore DON'T BOOK KASKAZI FOR THE YOUR SAFETY

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C_Gachie, Manager at Kaskazi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Eriquee" Warm greetings from Kaskazi Beach Hotel. I am writing to express my concern regarding the recent comment you posted on TripAdvisor. First of all, I want to thank you for your loyalty and repeat visits to our hotel. We dedicate great efforts to ensure the satisfaction of our guests, and are disappointed to learn that you did not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I spend my third time at Kaskazi . Its a lovely place outside Ukunda. its cloose to the beach. Everyone at the hotel try to do the best for us anytime . When we arrive the hotel we feel like we come home. They take good care of us the moment we get out of the taxi. Everyone from the... More

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C_Gachie, Manager at Kaskazi Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Ingjen55" Jambo from Kaskazi Beach Hotel! Thank you for your lovely comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Best Regards Catherine Gachie Marketing Kaskazi Beach Hotel More

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Address: Diani Beach South Rd, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Kaskazi Beach Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Lti Kaskazi Beach Hotel Ukunda
Lti Kaskazi Beach Diani
Kaskazi Beach Hotel Kenya/Ukunda

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Welcome to Kaskazi Beach Hotel. Kaskazi Beach Hotel is a Four Star beach resort conveniently located in Kenya’s world famous South Coast on the Diani Beach line, and only a short walking distance from the beach area shopping centre, restaurants, and banks. The resort has been turning moments into memories for our guests for over 18 years. The resort's magnificent architecture (modeled after 5th century Sunni Arab palaces), coupled with the ingenious use of the landscape to create cascading ocean view terraces surrounded by hanging gardens makes it a one of a kind resort in all of the East African coast line. THE RESORT EXPERIENCE: Kaskazi Beach Hotel provides unparalleled options and unique experiences to our guests, from on foot beach tours exploring surrounding beaches and venues, to onsite resort experiences including three restaurants, three bars and lounges, all day long sports and activities provided by our entertainment team, nightly entertainment, a kid's club, and so much more. Other Activities: For sightseers and adventurers alike, guests will have ample "must do" activities such as swimming with wild dolphins at our neighbouring Wasini Island, visiting the ancient port city of Mombasa (Old Town) where one is taken back to a time long lost as the charming city retells its history through its ancient buildings, tiny streets laden with colourful shop fronts and restaurants, and of course, the famous remains of Fort Jesus. For those who want to explore the Diani Beach night life, take one of our resort’s taxi cabs to the famous Ali Barbour and The Forty Thieves beach bar and dance club located only a five minute drive from the resort. There you can dance under the stars and directly on the white sands of Diani Beach. Why choose this resort: The fact that over 50% of our guests are repeat guests who have come to Kaskazi Beach Hotel two to three times a year for over 18 years says a great deal about us. Otherwise, our great and all too caring staff who are always eager to assist you, our excellent cuisine (rated the best in the South Coast by Europe’s largest Travel Agency, TUI), our flexibility in Meal Plans (All-Inclusive or Half-Board), our extremely reasonable rates, and our convenient location, will ensure that you get everything and more than you expect. ... more   less 
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