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The Sands at Nomad

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya
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Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was the most amazing vacation ever! From the get go the staff were extremely welcoming and made my three friends and I feel at right at home. The hotel is gorgeous- from the swimming pool to the gardens and finally the rooms/bungalows. The hotel staff go the extra mile to make your stay as wonderful as possible, and are... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had what I'd call a perfect stay at the Sands. Being a pretty difficult client to please, and having spent our holidays at various Beach hotels and cottages along the Diani coast, I have to admit, this one was my best experience so far. We started out with some confusion between us and our travel agent, which left us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been to Diani Beach a few times and Sands at Nomad is definitely the best place I've stayed. The room was lovely and couldn't have been any closer to the sea - few steps out the room and you're on the beach. The staff were great and really attentive and helpful. The food in the restaurant was great -... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely, small hotel on a beautiful stretch of Diani beach. The staff are warm, friendly and efficient. There is a choice of rooms in either the main building or in cottages by the beach. I stayed in one of the rooms in the main building, which while lacking in direct views of the beach, are cosy and... More

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dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at Nomad, responded to this review

Thank you very much for writing a review on TripAdvisor! I am glad that you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back at our hotel in the future! More

Tiwi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i must have phoned the hotel 8 times reconfirming my booking due to the mess up by my airline with my flights .every time I called , the staff were polite and made no complaints about the amount of times they had to attend to me .I was delighted to find I had been given an upgrade to a suite... More

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Thank you very much for your review and we are very pleased to hear, that you have enjoyed your stay with us. We have the last indigenous grown coastal forest at The Sands at Nomad. Unfortunately some of those old trees are blocking the direct view of the sea from the main building. All our front suites and bungalows have... More

Nairobi, Kenya
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sands at nomad is possibly situated on one of the best stretches of beach in diani. Coupled with that a beautiful pool area, the beach bar with ambience and the tastefully done up rooms and wonderfully friendly staff you have a great holiday in the making. And yes it delivered.. We stayed in the forest view rooms due to... More

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Thank you very much for your positive review! We are very happy, that you have enjoyed your stay with us, and yes we are located on the best stretch of beach!! Looking forward to welcome you back soon! More

Mombasa, Kenya
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you to everyone at The Sands at Nomads. Big thumbs up for this lovely hotel with very spacious and super clean rooms. All of the staff are super friendly and go out of their way to help. Great food and drinks in the restaurant with lovely views of the powder white sandy beach. Everything you need for a perfect... More

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Thank you very much for your review and we are very pleased that you have enjoyed your stay with us! Hope to see you again soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sands at Nomad is on the most beautiful beach in eastern Kenya. We stayed for three nights and should have stayed longer. The rooms were clean and daily service was wonderful. The hotel restaurant was great and very accommodating to my vegetarian eating needs. Guest services, staffed by a wonderful woman (Dorah Z.) made our stay a fabulous five... More

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We are very pleased, that you have enjoyed your stay at The Sands at Nomad! Hope to see you back with us soon!! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place was such an amazing experience .. So calm and peaceful with such an amazing and friendly staff . The rooms were so clean and beautiful with a beautiful african style . Everthing was so clean and elegant . I had an amazing week there . The food is perfect . Wether the pasta or the seafood they were... More

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Thank you for your review!! We are very happy that you have enjoyed your time with us!! Hopefully we can welcome you back soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We spent 6 nights Aug 2 to Aug 8 2014 at the Sands in a beautiful, huge and well equipped beach bungalow. View from the bungalow is simply stunning. The surrounding grounds are very well maintained, gardeners are working daily. House keeping service very present too, cleaning rooms in details daily and turn down service provided at night. In general... More

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Thank you for your favorable review and we hope to welcome you back to The Sands at Nomad soon! More

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Address: Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Sands at Nomad 4.5*
Number of rooms: 37
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