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Certificate of Excellence
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14 KFI Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Poolside Bar
Multilingual Staff
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed there with 2 friends, we slept in the master bedroom. The reception we received was very cold. Staff was more welcoming & receptive to white guests, they often gave us one word answers to our queries. The room was VERY stuffy, especially the bathroom....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Mumbi M
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Stayed at Diani Backpackers for roughly 5 days whilst solo travelling Eastern Africa. Walking distance from a stunning beach, heaps of places to relax through the day, great food and was easy to make friends. The staff are absolute legends! I left lots of possessions...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

I stayed in the tent for 8 days in Oct 2016. Everything was perfect. i recommend.. Sviming pool is very nice. meal is very nice too. ocean is the near. personall is good. i want to visit Diani Backpackers.

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Cenk B
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Diani backpackers was a wonderful plave to stay!!it had a nice atmosphere,and the whole environment was lovely. Rooms were nice and clean and food was good! I had a lovely weekend with my friends there!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank AngieT1097
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We stayed for a few days with friends in Diani Backpackers. It was a very nice stay. The people are very friendly, food is nice and the accomodation and the pool are really beautiful! Definitely coming back here!

Date of stay: October 2018
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Description
Book at dianibackpackers.com/booking to qualify for free accommodation. More stylish and security More conscious than the average backpackers, Diani Backpackers has dorms and privates in a lovely house. Come to party at the 24-hour bar and pool, chill out in the lush garden, or catch up on sleep in the baobab dorm, where beds wrap around the trunk of a tree. There's a volleyball court, great daily menu and lockers. Turn right after KFI supermarket. Must be at least 18 years old Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Golf course
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
52
Price range
$12 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
South Coast Backpackers
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Number of rooms
52
Price range
$12 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
South Coast Backpackers
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
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Traveler (90)
Pool & Beach (28)
Room & Suite (28)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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akamegero
January 15, 2019|
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Response from Jochem v | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, but it does cost some KES
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Kate K
July 8, 2017|
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Response from 23kareyw | Reviewed this property |
Payment is per person.
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MMehary
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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"If you want to enjoy your holiday, do not stay here!"
796and
May 28, 2018
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"Baobab room is an amazing place to sleep, not likely to be found elsewhere, also really well priced"
danlN6560FC
May 8, 2018
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"International room was fantastic"
D3198KBalexa
Apr 17, 2018
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"The Baobar Room was further way from the pool/bar area, making it quieter than some of the other dorms."
mariamU8396PR
Mar 19, 2018
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