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    Diani Backpackers

    1400 K.F.I. Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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      2 adults
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          $30
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          Traveler (74)
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          Overview
          • Excellent83%
          • Very good10%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          Pool
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          Poolside Bar
          Breakfast included
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Stilts Backpackers
          216 reviews
          #1 of 64 Specialty lodging in Diani Beach
           
          The Sands at Nomad
          406 reviews
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          Diani Sea Resort
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          1 - 5 of 242 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          I did my first solo travel at Diani backparkers and it wouldn't have gone any better. The place has super friendly prices so you end up doing so much around coz of the money you save from buying expensive accommodation. The place is serene, peaceful,...More

          Thank Karey W
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Brilliant atmosphere, friendly staff who will always help you, nice food, fun bar and pool. David, the barman is a hero. This is maybe the best hostel I've ever stayed in. You can definitely make friends here

          Thank cuwaig
          Reviewed March 30, 2017

          Good if you're on a budget but there isn't a lot do nearby. Although things are only a short drive away its not the same as being able to walk out on to the beach. The food is ok and reasonably priced but nothing special....More

          1  Thank Tom J
          Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

          Well, to cut the story short, my stay at the backpackers was supposed to be for a couple of days, ended up staying fifteen : ) Justin (owner/manager) & the rest of the super friendly staff( James, Ali & last but not least, the awesome...More

          Thank Georges D
          Reviewed March 28, 2017

          The hostel has almost everything you need, the swimming pool, restaurant, shadow, some books to read. It is easy to get to know new people and even organise a trip together. What I found uncnvenient is that there's no air condition what makes it hard...More

          Thank Kinga B
          Stilts Backpackers
          216 reviews
          #1 of 64 Specialty lodging in Diani Beach
           
          The Sands at Nomad
          406 reviews
          #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
           
          Diani Sea Resort
          964 reviews
          #4 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
           
          Baobab Beach Resort & Spa
          1,472 reviews
          #5 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
           
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          • $20 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 52
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          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Ukunda >
          • Diani Beach
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          MMehary
          Hi. What is the best way to travel to the beach everyday from this backpackers lodge? Are there boda boda or other cheap transport? Also, How much would a shared room for three cost, in US dollars?
          April 21, 2017|
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          Response from travelbuff2012 | Property representative |
          Hi Mehary, the beach is just a few minutes walk down the road. A private room for 3 people costs 4200. 3 beds in our cheapest dorm costs 3450 per night. If you book on our website, everyone in your group will get the 4th... More
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          chalongmuir
          Hi, whats the best way to get here from Masai Mara Safari please?
          October 4, 2016|
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          Response from travelbuff2012 | Property representative |
          Hi Safarilink flies to the coast from the Mara, however flights are quite expensive. The cheaper option would be for you to go the Nairobi, and from there you can fly to Ukunda with Jambojet for about 6,000 ksh one way.
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          Valentina P
          In the quotation is included also breakfast?
          January 17, 2016|
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          Response from travelbuff2012 | Property representative |
          Hi, the kitchen is open from 7 am - 9 pm daily. Meals range from 250-650 depending on what you order.
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          Room Tips
          "Don't choose the dorm thats not in the main building. Very hot and uncomfortable."
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          "I splurged and stayed in the solo room with private bathroom which was great!"
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          "Outside cottage was great."
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          "Try one of the garden cottages"
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