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Djibouti Palace Kempinski

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Compare to the other hotels in Djibouti, this is considered very good. Atmosphere is very nice, pool is very good, and you can have evening coffee on the swimming pool with a nice sunset view. Staff were welcoming but I think it needs some more enhancements

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Faris A, Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank very much for your interest in our Hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. We are very glad to know that you have nice experience during your stay in our Hotel. All your great words will be shared with our team. Your feedback and comments are always a source... More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There is not much in the way of luxury in Djibouti. The Kempinski is the exception to that rule. The hotel has security in place and everything inside is luxurious to standards outside of Djibouti. The restaurants in the hotel and on the grounds are nice and offer safe food, however that comes with a price. The hotel staff will... More 

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank very much for your interest in our Hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. We are very glad to know that you have nice experience during your stay in Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank you for your appreciation of the facilities and services of the hotel. We take note of your comments in regards to prices but we... More 

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14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kempinski hotel is the best hotel and luxury in Djibouti, location is very good , i loved eat on it, the restaurant out side is very good idea and the dish was very testy. My recommendation not to stay in another hotel if you dictated to visit Djibouti .

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Mohamed G. Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank very much for your interest in our Hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. We are very glad to know that you have nice experience during your stay in our Hotel. All your great words will be shared with our team. Your positive feedback is always a source of... More 

Falls Church, Virginia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best option in DJ that I know of. Depending on where you're coming from it'll be great or a struggle. The rooms are comfortable, there is a variety of food, pools, music, cocktails, AC. But, the power goes out. Often in the middle of the night leading to hot, sweaty sleep w/o the fun that might imply. Water pressure goes... More 

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Mr. FeetWet55, Thank you for sharing with us your experience and impression of your most recent stay at Djibouti Palace Kempinski. We always value feedback from our guests as it can help us improve and train our team members better. This is with disappointment that we learn we could not meet your expectations in some areas. We apologize for... More 

Riverside, California
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45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Kempinski is the only luxury option in the country. It has two restaurants, spa, casino, pools with swim up bars, lounges and is a nice option in Djibouti. Expect to pay amounts such as $7 for a cappuccino, $12 for a glass of house red, $55 for the dinner buffet etc. Additionally, they often say they do not have... More 

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Amy A, Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank you for sharing your opinion with us, we appreciate your feedback on TripAdvisor.com because comments like this allow us to move from good to best. I have personally passed your message to the concerned employees and heads of departments to avoid such situation in future. We take note of your... More 

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87 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here and was amazed as to what 5 stars meant. I was at lemonier for 15 months and these little vacation stops here made everything manageable. The bath and showers rocked the food was amazing and the pool kicked button! You also have swimming in the red Sea secluded just for you!

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Tim D, Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank very much for your interest in our Hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. We are very glad to know that you have nice experience during your visit to our Hotel. All your great words will be shared with our team. Your positive feedback is always a source of... More 

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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is luxurious and pricey. It seems to be a haven for skin diving and snorkeling. The food and accommodation were truly five star. As Djibouti is so poor a nation you more are less are confined to the hotel but that is no bad thing. The rooms and the pool were well maintained and it offered a great... More 

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jeffery W, Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank you for patronizing our hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. It is gratifying to receive feedback from you. We are delighted to know that you had an enjoyable experience during your visit to the hotel. Thank you for your appreciation of the facilities and services of the hotel.... More 

Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are not staying at this hotel, but we did buy a month membership to the gym that included use of the outdoor pool. Honestly, if you are spending any amount of time in this city you are going to be looking for some relief from the heat---the Kempinski has the best pool in town. As you... More 

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Ms. LindaMari, Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank you for patronizing our hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. It is gratifying to receive feedback from you. We are delighted to know that you had an enjoyable experience during your visit to the hotel. Thank you for your appreciation of the facilities and services of the hotel. We... More 

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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Obviously you don't have a lot of choices in Djibouti since if you are an international traveler, you want to have a decent hotel to stay and Kemspinski is the hotel to stay in Djibouti. I have stayed here more han 5 times already and it has been really nice. Only problem is that it is very I mean very... More 

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Deha T. Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank very much for your interest in our Hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. We are very glad to know that you have nice experience during your stay in Djibouti Palace Kempinski. All your great words will be shared with our team. Your positive feedback is always a source of... More 

Deep South Texas
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104 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

A true gem with beautiful grounds and facilities with an beautiful infinity pool area. The cappucino in their coffee bar and bakery was fantastic, and the lounge is a super place to relax and have a drink.

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DjiboutiPalace, General Manager at Djibouti Palace Kempinski, responded to this review

Dear Mr. 2fromTX, Warm greetings from Djibouti Palace Kempinski. Thank very much for your interest in our Hotel and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor.com. We are very glad to know that you have nice and relaxing experience during your stay in Djibouti Palace Kempinski. It is real pleasure to understand that our services can create unforgettable memories for our guests.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Away from the busy districts, yet only few minutes from the airport, Djibouti Palace Kempinski is ideally located at a prime beachfront between the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean, in a secluded and peaceful setting of palms and bougainvillea. Djibouti Palace Kempinski features a plethora of entertainment amenities, including a fully equipped fitness center, mountain bikes, outdoor swimming pool, mini club, restaurants and bars. Djibouti Palace Kempinski redefines luxury service in the Land of Gods. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Djibouti Palace Kempinski

Address: Ilot du Heron | P.O. Box 1960, Djibouti, Djibouti
Location: Djibouti > Djibouti
Price Range: $347 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Djibouti Palace Kempinski 5*
Number of rooms: 320
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Also Known As:
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Palace Kempinski Hotel Djibouti
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