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    Diani Sea Resort

    Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “colobus squad” (24 reviews)
    “beach boys” (204 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
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    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 770 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The pool area is great. Clean towels and pool beds in plenty. I loved the meals, especially the croissants, waffles and danish pastries at breakfast! Compliments to the pastry chef. The food at all meals was good, but by day 2 I missed the usual...More

    Thank AlyssaMugo
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The hotel itself was nice but needs updating The resort is amazing however services such as sauna steam not fully functional and be aware you pay for using these services which guest services forgot to mention Rooms old and bathrooms outdated Food was amazing, thank...More

    Thank PamPatel
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The main thing about the hotel are the staff. They are welcoming and warm and will go out of their way to make the experience memorable and relaxing. We asked for a view or close as a view of the beach. The bahari rooms are...More

    Thank ShirleyKa
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 4 days ago

    Dear ShirleyKa, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and will pass the praise to our employees. We have taken note of the shower. It is next on our renovation list. We do hope...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I give Diani Sea Resort five, because of The hotel's crew. They do an excellent job, including with manager, waitress, cleaning room services and animators. The food is fresh, and they try to vary food each day. There is a lot of friuts and cream...More

    Thank Daniel M
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Daniel, Thank you so much for your great review. We are humbled that you enjoyed your stay with us and we will pass the praise to our staff. We hope to welcome you here again soon. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Located just along the best beach in Africa the hotel is just as exciting as the environment here.Wide range of Flora and Fauna alongside the unending service with a smile by the staff. Room 401 is particularly adjacent to the ocean with a minibar,safe and...More

    Thank Hezron M
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Hezron M, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you here again soon. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

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    530 reviews
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travelers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $119 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 170
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Diani Sea Hotel Ukunda
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    Traveler (1057)
    Pool & Beach (264)
    Room & Suite (116)
    Dining (56)
    Hotel & Grounds (610)
    Bathroom (14)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (5)
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    1.58 miles away
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,330 reviews
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    Nearby Attractions
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    BarfyKent
    May 13, 2017|
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    Response from lyndos22 | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I know the rooms are for 2 people with a possible third bed for a child. We paid an extra £195 for 2 weeks.(per room not per person) Not sure if they have Bahai family rooms.
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    Annette C
    May 12, 2017|
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    Response from crichter45 | Reviewed this property |
    you can book the scuba dives at a desk in the hotel (around the corner of the bar in the garden). You'll be picked up and taken back to the nearby scuba dive shop near by. You can actuall walk over the beach in about 5... More
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    April 16, 2017|
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    Response from karridavey | Reviewed this property |
    Salvo east and west.. stay in log hotel with open air dining at side of waterhole.. it's beautiful..
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    Room Tips
    "I would have preferred a higher floor (was on the ground floor)."
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    "There is a huge monkey problem so higher floors better and generally all areas are quiet"
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    "Opposite the pool will give a great view of the beach"
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    "Bahari rooms are more proximit to the beach,While the upper rooms have a sronger wifi connection."
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