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Kinondo Poa

P.O.Box 5475, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya (Formerly Kokonut Cottage Resort)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were a group of seven, 3 couples and a brother. We stayed for 3 nights and the service was great, very friendly staff. The rooms were basic yet comfortable. The accommodation needs some tlc, particularly the bathroom but the pool, beach access and relaxed atmosphere made up for this. Small problems were quickly sorted out by Wilfred and his... More

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Me and my girl have been in paradise for a week. The place as the rest of the south kenyan coast is wonderful,but stay here was an extra value. The "Holyday retreat" is intimate and cozy,surrounded by a luxuriant tropical nature,and only with 8 rooms gives you a personal exclusive feeling.... As customized is the service.....total free from haste....you can... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We booked some clients on two different occasions last year and their response was very positive. One couple who were there for their honeymoon said the services were exemplary good and that it exceeded their expectations. We therefore cannot hesitate recommending more clients to this facility. Raphael Muturi. East African Exotic Safaris.

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Istanbul, tr
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Kinondo Poa is an amazing value for money: a beautiful landscaped garden with nice cottages a few meters from the beach. With its price, it is a steal: Kinondo Kwetu is literally next door, and while it is markedly more upscale, it costs almost 4 times more and opens up on the same beach. The beach is lovely and deserted,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

we stayed five nights in November. Ultimate peace and quiet, located 100ms from the beach a walk down the path you will see colobus and vervet mokeys in the trees above to a beach with only local fisherman and the occasional tourist or villa owner about 1 km of untouched beach( no beach boys). Loungers are brought to the beach... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

I really enjoyed my stay here during the easter holidays.Super clean rooms,extra cozy bed..love loved it! Fresh food,amazing wait staff,loved the clean pool as well.I would recommend Kinondo Poa. Keep up the good job!

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Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

If you like to be among the hustle and bustle of it all then you can stop reading now as this fine place will be of no great interest to you. If, on the other hand you like to be pampered far from the madding crowd in a quiet location, then perhaps this might be for you. The owner Hannes... More

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Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights in December, but we wished we could have stayed longer. After traveling for 1,5 weeks in Kenya, we wanted to relax a bit, before we continued our journey to Tanzania. This is the perfect place to relax! It is peacefull and quiet. The rooms are spacious and clean, a nice shower, a water cooler... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here for the first two weeks of December, had an 8 day safari and then came back for another week (because we enjoyed the first two weeks so much). The location is excellent (as long as you are looking for R&R rather than nightlife) and we frequently had the beach to ourselves. There are also... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

On deciding to move out of the place we were staying in Nyali, we found Kinondo Poa in the morning and arrived in the afternoon. Boy were we glad we moved. Kinondo Poa is well off the beaten track, but that's exactly what we wanted. Driving through all those big resorts made us worry a little for what we had... More

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Address: P.O.Box 5475, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya (Formerly Kokonut Cottage Resort)
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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