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Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa

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Arad, Romania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clear water, white sand, palms, monkey 🐒, sunny ☀️ day with a great cocktail 🍹 ❤️nothing dangerous, awesome staffs, very friendly, 5 stars ✨ for cleaning, clean pools, a very good 👨‍🍳, the food was very good and a very good manager!

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very nice couple of nights at Diani Reef Beach resort with our group of 10. The rooms were very nice with a beautiful view of the ocean and the staff was very welcoming, friendly, and helpful. We enjoyed the beautiful pool and swim up bar and the beautiful beach. Hotel security on the beach was very good....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Before we start...let me say am a photographer...and i carry my camera where ever i go. The kind welcome my wife and i received at the reception, made us feel like movie stars, the traditional dancers the chiled Madafu...i went for more madafus...and i was gladly given more, i dont know what the limit per guest was.(Madafu-a coconut that is...

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Thank Michael K
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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa! Thank you for applauding our warm services on this esteemed travel forum. Personalized services combined with our well-appointed accommodation, mesmerizing views, Jacuzzi, amenities, facilities and pool have always garnered positive review from our guests. It is always a delight to hear that our hard work facilitated an experience par excellence...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Diani Reef for 4 days from 30th November to 3rd December while organising a conference at the Leisure Lodge Hotel. On the day of checkout I left my room for breakfast and placed a do not disturb sign on my door to ensure the room was not cleaned in my absence. When I came back someone had...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Beach Resort & Spa! At the onset allow me to thank you for your stay and detailed feedback. We are extremely disappointed with the experience that you had in our property. Your stay was far from the service standards that we vouch for and testified by our guests. While we discussed all the lacunae's when...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Diani Reef Beach Resort and Spa is an exceptional hotel. I stayed there for two weeks in February / March 2017. The hotel staff is kind and very friendly oriented - always on service. The room was spacious and very clean. The food was excellent, various and delicious- it was appealing to try African specialties. There are monkeys in the...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort Spa! We are happy to peruse your kind and positive review on TripAdvisor, describing your memorable experience during your stay with us. Your kind commendations has already been to our associates and they are all glad to note that the outstanding location, beach access, swimming pools, delectable cuisines, the nightlife and the...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the hotel during the peak season and the amazing thing was that it did not feel crowded. The room was awesome, I had a great view of the ocean and could hear the waves crashing on the shore every morning. The food was great, very tasty. I also enjoyed their facilities, swimming and spa. The waiters and housekeeping...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa! We are elated to receive your pleasant feedback of your experience of staying with us on this renowned travel forum. Our team excels every benchmark in the hospitality sector and provides you with the best of the experience. We are glad to know that our subtle yet regal ambience and...

Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed February 12, 2017

The resort is located on the white beach sand "Diani beach". The beach is wonderful! Fortunately the hotel is having some private space (upper beach part), where any type of sellers will not bother you! (be aware: as soon as you are on the beach, you will be ask all the time to buy something). The hotel room was fine,...

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa! Thank you for choosing us as your hospitality partner and for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that culinary spread was able to impress you and that you found our establishment worthy of appreciation. At our resort, customer satisfaction is our aim and their...

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Good environment and facilities. There are lots of monkeys in this resorts providing additional sight attractions. However, I left after lunch, with a terrible food poisoning. Not sure I will be back there.

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa! Guest feedback is of utmost importance to us. While we’re glad to learn of your overall pleasant stay with us, we regret the bug you had to face whilst your stay. At our hotel, not just the comfort of our guests, but their health is also our chief priority. We...

Reviewed January 30, 2017

My room was quite good, the facilities fine but they could do better than they use to do * improve the cleanliness of fish ponds, * improve the service in room (cleaning) * vary the menu (buffet) It is calm and it is good for having rest.

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa! Guest feedback is of utmost importance to us as it helps us in our day-to-day improvements. We are glad to learn of your overall pleasant stay with us and to note that you liked the services and amenities. At our resort, satiating our guests with absolute comfort and satisfaction is...

Mogadishu
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

I had the privilege of spending three nights at diani reef resort. It's in the center of everything bars, restaurants and seaside fun. Hotel service is quick and friendly. The bar in the lobby has incredible service and nice views of the beach.

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa! Your kind and positive review on this esteemed travel forum is much appreciated by our associates. At our resort, we always strive to provide the best comfort and satisfaction to our guests. We’re glad to learn of your overall pleasant stay with us and to note that the various aspects...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: $115 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 143
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Also Known As:
Diani Reef Beach Resort And Spa
Diani Reef Beach Hotel Ukunda
Diani Reef Grand Ukunda
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#8 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#15 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Rooms closer to the pool and ocean.”
  • Two minitue walk to the beach, and i could literally dive in the pool from my room.
  • Where all the magic happens.
  • I think i would call it the dinning area and chill zone area
  • Chill zone.
  • The bathtub in the rooms are exactly like the ones in the spar.
 of 5 bubbles michaelkR736AR, 1 week ago | Read review
“Top floor rooms facing the ocean are the best.”
 of 5 bubbles rosekaruku, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a room with front view”
 of 5 bubbles C5967XFrafaelm, Feb 12, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with 4000: 1st floor - up to 4028 you have a view onto pool and ocean.”
  • View from room 4028
  • Swan Towels and flowers (which were quickly destroyed by our baby)
  • View from Room 4028
  • Welcoming fruit bowl and bougainvillia
 of 5 bubbles D2166DXangelas, Oct 5, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are nice and spacious with good view of acean”
 of 5 bubbles kisulum, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
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