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    Swahili Beach Resort

    Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I spent a quite few time searching for the ideal hotel in Diani beach and it was a tough decision – good beach or good hotel.?! I didn’t regret about choosing the Swahili Beach Resort, by the opposite I was glad of chosen Swahili. Our...More

    1  Thank PateLisbon
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Swahili Beach Resort was breath taking. The grounds were well kept. The staff was friendly. The rooms were very nice. The picture on their website accurately depict this coastal paradise. When we arrived, we were warmly welcomed to the resort by the porter staff and...More

    1  Thank K B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Fantastic hotel, home away from home,great place for those who wish to unwind from the hustle and bustle of everyday life in a quiet environment. Well done to the reservations, housekeeping and F&B teams. Keep up the good work.More

    Thank Joseph K
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We appreciate the full marks. We are pleased to read that you had a relaxing time and consider Swahili Beach Resort a home-away-from-home. Thank you for recognising the work done...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I travel to Kenya for more than 20 years. And this is the hotel I was waiting for on the coast. We had a great stay at Swahili Beach. Service is great. Food is fantastic, at the beach I would recommend the snapper, and the...More

    1  Thank 187147John
    Reviewed August 13, 2017

    I stayed at Swahili beach early this month for 4 days i was there for a wedding together with my family for a friend from Uganda. I live in the UK and i was so excited to take a break from my corporate world. Positives...More

    Thank Blaze R
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    1,534 reviews
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • 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
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $176 - $328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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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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