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Southern Palms Beach Resort

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Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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41 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Southern Palms Beach Resort is located in a nice quiet patch of the famous Diani Beach strip. The Hotel is a very good All Inclusive resort for family with kids. The food is amazing. Something new every night in both Continental and Indian cuisine; including the Grill and Stir Fry section. My room suggestion would be Sea View on a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely place for a family chill out. The place is neat and clean and beach is very clean. Lovely and warm staff and comfortable rooms. The food is excellent especially the Indian section. Overall, a lovely place. Would recommend to everyone who wants a break away from home!! Spa is good here too!!

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Nairobi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are clean and comfortable. We loved the big pools and the best part was the stunning beach. The staff are very nice and helpful. The all inclusive full board package is beyond excellent value for money.

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Doris, Thank you for taking the time to write your comments and to give us this positive review. Our staff are very much dedicated to providing exceptional customer service for every guest, every time. We look forward to serving you again soon. Kind Regards Nellie Njonjo More 

Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel with great pools, very friendly staff and excellent food. Great location on the beech keep an eye out for the monkeys as they will be in your room I'm a flash. Would definitely go back. Also booked all our trips with the beech boys who were really nice and half the price of what the hotel were charging... More 

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mark, Thank you for being our Guest and for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very pleased that your stay in Southern Palms has met your expectations. We’re particularly happy to hear that you were fully satisfied with our food and all the facilities that were provided. We would also like to thank you for your... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Southern Palms after a week of safari in Kenya. The place is beautiful, the pools are big and pretty but the best is the beach: absolutely stunning! You can easily ignore the guys trying to sell you things, and once you have politely told them you're not interested, they leave you alone. It's the most beautiful beach... More 

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Charlotte, It’s a pleasure to hear such good comments from guests that enjoyed their stay. Great to hear that you loved the food, pools and the beach which you enjoyed most; we are glad you were able to ignore the beach traders and move on. Thank you for choosing Southern Palms Beach Resort for your stay. We look forward... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well i spent a week there,,and it was awesome,, best place for a vacation in kenya,, the food,the programs in the night , the ocean,, the rooms,,the staff,, it is all great.And it is even not that expensive.

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Muhammed, Thank you for staying with us and for your awesome review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your holidays and are looking forward already to welcome you back once again for yet more wonderful moments. Best Regards Nellie Njonjo More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Beautiful hotel, extremely friendly and respectful staff and amazing snack bar. The all inclusive package is unmatched in terms of value. Unlimited drinks and food! Would recommend the hotel to anyone going to Diani especially for relaxation purposes.

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Simon, Thank you for your great recommendation of Southern Palms. We appreciate your review that left us humbled by your wonderful comments. It was nice to have you stay with us and we look forward to welcome you back to Southern Palms once again. Kind Regards Nellie Njonjo More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I was there in june 2015 for 4 days full of fun , joy and unforgettable moments the hotel helped us a lot in organising sub regional training for medical students in Africa and didn't save a moment to help us ,and cooperate with us special thanks to the awesome and hard working room service they leftbus sweets everyday in... More 

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mahmoud, Thank you so much for your absolutely wonderful review and very kind recommendation of Southern Palms Beach Resort! It was a great honor to host you and your colleagues during your sub regional training. We’re delighted to hear that you had a memorable stay with us, as you call it: “unforgettable moments”. We also appreciated your very positive... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

It was the best hotel ever, i enjoy abit of everything,everything was perfect Thanks for your hospitality. The hotel services was great and amazing Am considering to visit again with friends For holiday visit

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Farieabby, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your wonderful review of Southern Palms Beach Resort! It's always a pleasure to know that our effort has good consequences! Our team was delighted to hear that you had such a good time with us and we're looking forward already to welcoming you back! Thank you once again... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Amazing! There was such an ease of communication between the management and our organising committee. They were flexible, hospitable, prepared and dependable. The all inclusive provision is such a cost-effective option and the beach was breathtaking. Can't wait to go back with my family!

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southernpalmsbeach, Guest Relations Manager at Southern Palms Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Waqafa, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to write this absolutely awesome review of Southern Palms Beach Resort! The title that you have chosen for your review says it all, that we achieved our goal and you had a pleasant and relaxing stay with us! We are happy to hear that you had a memorable holiday.... More 

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