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Hotel Diani Palm Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   PO Box 1091, Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya
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Hotel Diani Palm Resort
Ranked #25 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

We recently stayed here on the strength of previous trip advisor reviews. What we got was far below our expectations. I stayed with my girlfriend for 4 nights and we had a double room. It seems the Swiss manager has been bought our by some people from Nairobi and service has dropped to "good" by African standards. The price has... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012 via mobile

Stayed over the Xmas & new year period for 3 weeks went with a good friend who had been before. Great food, good rooms, ALL staff so friendly & helpful after a few days it was like you had known everyone for years! Nothing was to much trouble for anyone & all service was provided with a genuine smile! &... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

I read about this budget hotel from reviews posted here.I trusted the truthfulness and accuracy of these reviews and chose Diani Palm hotel for a three day family vacation.My family checked in the hotel on the 16th August 2011.True to these reviews, we were overwhelmed by the friendliness of the staff.This hotel is very clean and beautiful too.The staff is... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

After sending numerous emails inquiring about hotel accommodation ,I would say that Diani Palms Resourceful were the most prompt and resourceful people I found.Celestine the manager was very helpful giving all information about the hotel and what I could while in Diani. Initially I had doubted the hotel accommodation rate as it was lower than majority hotels but I was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

We stayed here for two nights during a longer trip around Kenya. The hotel is set back from the beach and is a short matatu ride away from the centre of Diani. However it has all the essential tourist amenities for a very reasonable price. The ensuite rooms are very clean and comfortable with A/C fridges and tvs. They are... More

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Watamu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

I just retured from Diani with my daughters and we fould this little hotel. The place is lovely with a large swimmingpool. Nice and friendly reception and bar. The Staff was very attentive to everything. Rooms we clean, but our room Nr 1 very closed to the kitchen, so staff were a bit noisy and we woke up very early... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

I have been staying at this hotel for the last 20 years on and off. If you want peace and quiet and good service comfortable beds and great staff this the place for you.. the staff and managment cant do enough for you.. and will always remember you.. also the guy who sells the carvings and curious is fantastic with... More

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Nairobi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2010

I spent new years here with my family including children. Together with the extra holiday supplement the hotel was not worth the price. The room price (since they charge per person) came up to almost what you would pay at Sarova and Whitesands which are so much nicer hotels. What was most annoying was how penny-penching the hotel was. Our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2009

we stayed at diani palm hotel last october and it was a great stay. everything about the hotel was perfect. the rooms are very spacious and comfortable, and always spotless. breakfast was very good with a large choice of served options, from omelettes to bacon and eggs. also fresh fruits, juice etc are always included. dinner was sometimes a choice... More

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nairobi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2009

i stayed in Diani palm resort in December. its such a lovel place to stay and the staff are very hospitable. Though its not situated on the beach, the hotel has special arrangements with a hotel near the beach which is a walking distance. The only thing that we didn't like is the breakfast i would suggest a buffet so... More

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Address: PO Box 1091, Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Diani Palm Resort 3*
Also Known As:
Hotel Diani Palm Diani

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