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Swahili Beach Resort

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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

planning my visit next week with my husband for our birthdays and anniversary...never been there before but i hope to have a wonderful time ..i don't want anything to ruin this week for us..the reviews seem great thats why i chose this place..

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Thank Joysonia
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed with my family in this wonderful resort for 11 days in August 2016. It was a fantastic time, the architecture of the hotel (in arabic style) is spectacular, very beautiful entrance and pool complex, it makes you feel as if you were in a bond movie...The staff are super helpful, there was a wedding while we were there... More 

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Thank Luis A
Rwanda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The architecture,environment and ambience gives you a homely feeling. This is one of the best resorts in south coast Mombasa. The staffs are friendly. The food is delicious. You can take a walk outside the resort and visit other places like a supermarket,beaches etc. I enjoyed my stay. Keep it up guys.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a wedding and the space is well designed for a romantic event. Spacious, clean rooms designed in the Swahili theme. The swimming pool is excellent with several levels and plenty of well- shaded sun beds. The beach bar is also great and spacious. Staff are very friendly and helpful. However the food isn't as great as one... More 

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Thank Mel M
Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at Swahili till we left my family and I had such a lovely time with great staff always following up on us if we were o.k. The food was amazing - the buffet variety at dinner was impressive and the food at the beach bar even better. Our rooms were spacious and bigger than we... More 

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Thank janekariuki
Nairobi, Kenya
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lets start with the pro's, Beautiful architecture and layout. Owners were clever to give slightly large rooms and huge tiered pool to compensate for the lack of sea view and small beach. Period !!! Umm those are the pro's folks !! NOW THE CON'S !!!!! HOPE I HAVE ENOUGH INK !! Swahili beach is still rated 5* .. How is... More 

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Thank mekenya
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Now, I'm not sure what other hotels in Kenya / diani beach are like but this one was let down by its service. We didn't get off to a good start when my friend and I were shown to a double room, not a twin as requested, and the porter who showed us to our room rang reception and they... More 

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Thank whall29
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was magical for me and my hubby...I have but faboulous memories when I remember our time at Swahili beach. From the architecture to the serenity and quietness of the resort. The cuisine was excellent not to forget the service. I have recommended several friends to visit the resort and they've all loved it. Keep it up Swahili beach...you... More 

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Thank Rahila Y
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the place is beautiful but the service is below average...my room had no soap called and was told its being brought after 2hours we called again because it had not been brought later it was brought with no apology.the dining was the worst no one clearing our table no one bothered to ask if we are ok we had to... More 

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1 Thank Helen W
Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel, amazing rooms, good views but below average food and horrible service. The hotel has fantastic facilities for kids and adults, it's in the perfect location as well, there are clean rooms however the main problem was service, it was not 5 star quality and neither was the food.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swahili Beach is much more than meets the eye. Culture and history provides its very soul. From the architecture and the aromas to the music, it teases the senses. Drawing you in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swahili Beach Resort

Address: Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: $153 - $306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Swahili Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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