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The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

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P.O. Box 32, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa
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Ranked #7 of 32 Hotels in Diani Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I planned my beach holiday with my family,we stayed two weeks in this very nice hotel.For sure my children were very happy.Its was school holiday and i took that oppurtunity for sure it was very nice holiday and i still have memories,i got reccommendation from Tripadvisor

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here early March, 4th to 7th and I think it was the perfect debut for me in north coast. The food was great with variety and well planned. The bars are also well stocked thus a real all-inclusive. A slight improvement on the night entertainment menu will be a plus, also allow more time for swimming in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on 30th Apr-2May. My teen daughter, nephew and I were able to bond during the stay there. The reception was awesome and for once we never felt discriminated, something that we have encountered on some of the local trips. We felt we got more than we had bargained for, been an all-inclusive hotel. My daughter could not believe... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is a little over due! Stayed at Baobab in August 2013 for a wedding. Great venue nice hotel/resort clean and friendly staff nice pools. Great views of the beach which are filled with men trying to sell things so not ideal for a single ladies holiday, although totally safe. Great value for money

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful and lovely place to be.. was travelling alone, 4 nights but that didnt stop me from having fun, the hotel has daily activities to keep guests occupied through out.. The naughty monkeys at some point were also entertaining. Enjoyed the whole stay all in all.. looking forward to the next visit...soonest..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing place to take family and friends. Plenty to do throughout the day. 3 great pool areas designed to accommodate every need. From the full on kole kole pool to the serene picturesque miradadi pool to. Staff all very pleasant and fun. They work all day to ensure you enjoy your holiday to the fullest. The evening shows they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

And so this year I decided to try something new for my partner's birthday getaway. Settled for 4 nights at Kolekole. First things first: if staying in South Coast NEVER be tempted to fly in through Mombasa because the ferry service is ridiculously random and unreliable. We camped there 8 straight hours before crossing. Settled to buy a one way... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited baobab for 4 nights with my boyfriend and had a really great time. The food especially the fish is to die for. We also enjoyed the entertainment every night. However the waiting staff at Karibu restaurant are very rude together with their f&b manager Maureen. The hotel manager Sakayo is a great guy and is striving to make... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited Easter 2015 with our grandson aged 8, we had a wonderful time and will go back next Easter. The room and bathroom were superior and large with a great view from the balcony. The visiting monkeys added to our delight. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was very good and plentiful choice. The animation team looked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Will always recommend this place to anyone visiting South Coast. Friendly staff, variety of foods & drinks to choose from, clean hotel & up to standard, quiet natural environment, clean beach. I enjoyed & would love to visit the place again soon.

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