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    Swahili Beach Resort

    Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 512 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Please improve your WiFi, its the best Hotel in Diani but the WiFi my god! Its non existent. Do something about it. The beach is good by the corals and the high tides makes it almost impossible for bare feet stroll along the water, otherwise...More

    Thank Mohamed G
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had very good stay at this hotel. This was a week of rest after safari trip. Rooms are very nice, especially those faced to swimming pool. The only thing to improve are bathroom, Im not a fun of traditional swahili bath place. Staff was...More

    Thank RobertKli
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for branding us 'The Best Choice At Diani Beach'. We are glad you had a great stay with us and found our staff very helpful. Our Barharini Beach Restaurant is a favourite of both hotel guests and Diani residents and your...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    My friend and I needed some Rest & Recreation ~ we chose Swahili Beach hotel. Neither of us had been there before. It was so refreshing to discover a 5-star hotel that is truly 5-star in each and every aspect. The cool, airy and tastefully...More

    Thank AkinyiOtega
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the heartwarming, 5-star review of your recent stay with us. It is humbling to read your comments. The team works very hard to meet every guests expectations and we are pleased when we get it right. We hope that you...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Just came back from a 10 days stay at Swahili Beach Resort; we traveled from the UK and it was our 1st trip to Africa. PROS: 1) The hotel is very luxurious, beautiful, clean, comfortable & safe. 2) The staff is very friendly & helpful;...More

    Thank joseph m
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at Swahili beach Resort. We are extremely grateful that you have taken the time to detail as much of your stay as possible. It is feedback such as yours, that helps us confirm what we are doing...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a brilliant stay at this property...the hotel was well maintained and had a very nice feel to it...the rooms were lovely....we enjoyed the different pool and especially their Indian restaurant which served some delicious food...don't miss their welcome drink call sava DavaMore

    Thank Sanna M
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay at Swahili beach Resort. We are pleased that you enjoyed staying in our spacious rooms and had the opportunity to sample our popular, Indian/Swahili fusion restaurant - Spice Route....More

    The Sands at Nomad
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    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,324 reviews
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $189 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    Traveler (690)
    Pool & Beach (177)
    Room & Suite (98)
    Dining (32)
    Hotel & Grounds (386)
    Bathroom (20)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
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    joseph m
    June 28, 2017|
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    Response from Bettie G | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed at Swahili recently and yes one does pay for drinks. This is not unusual for many hotels in Kenya, in my experience hotels that offer drinks are usually "all inclusive" resorts.
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    maciemay
    April 18, 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your support. Regards, Jeff Mukolwe General manager
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    rajulamin
    April 15, 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your query. It is definitely possible to swim in the ocean right in front of the hotel. I will gladly send you images of our beach front if you share your email address with us. Regards, Jeff... More
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