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    Diani Sea Resort

    Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good34%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed March 12, 2007

    Went for 2 weeks in Jan 07 with Thompson All Inclusive (a first!) You get what you pay for and you certainly get value for money. Ok, the food is not 5*, but what do you expect ..it was varied and always plenty of it....More

    5  Thank Sue L
    Reviewed March 7, 2007

    We stayed at the DSR in December,for a 3star the resort does well.We found the staff to be really friendly,yes they did wiff a bit.Our room was basic,with no fridge,and often had a fusty smell when we returned to it ,after having no air conditioning...More

    6  Thank cc-7
    Reviewed March 3, 2007

    Bearing in mind that you are only paying for a 3 star hotel it was really good. We spent 2 weeks at the end of January 2007 and had a very good time. We booked late and yet our room was only 30 mtrs from...More

    5  Thank Ron&san
    Reviewed February 15, 2007

    Me and my husband stayed at this hotel Jan 22 to feb 5th, I think we must have been at a different hotel too as we thought the hotel was great, the staff were lovley and couldn't do enough for you, I am a very...More

    7  Thank alexwat1
    Reviewed February 12, 2007

    We had a brillaint 2 week holiday mid January - Early Feb - when some of the negative reviews have been written & I have to say I think I must have been at a different hotel! The hotel is spotlessly clean - staff continually...More

    5  Thank VPF
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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
    • $123 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 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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    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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