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The Sands at Nomad

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Diani Beach, Kenya
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a very lovely place. it has a very large beach, so quiet , welcoming workers. The services are so nice. Many monkeys & big trees around. The green color is all over on the ground. The beach is so lovely without disturbance.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have given it an excellent rating if the food at the Nomad Restaurant was up to par with the hotel...but it was not...very spotty on which plates come out well, and trying to hard to be the "staple Italian" in what could be an amazing setting (right on the beach) with amazing help (all the servers are amazing).... More 

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Oakland, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent the last leg of our honeymoon here at Diani Beach. After spending the last 9 days on safari we wanted to have some lazy beach days before flying home. The hotel was fine. It was clean and the staff was pretty friendly. It had a great view of the beach. Unfortunately, Diani Beach seems to... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

7 nights in an Ocean Family Suite (Komba). The rooms were ideally sized for 2 adults and 2 early teen children. Although only one pool, it was fabulous, with stepped levels from very shallow for any non-swimmers, down to 5m deep (yes you read that correctly) for fresh-water scuba diving practice. My kids had the benefit of a 'Dive the... More 

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1 Thank 64karlosfandango
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on a Sunday. The restaurant overlooks the beach and provides an excellent view of the ocean. They serve a good Sunday lunch curry and the a la carte menu has a wide variety to select from. Excellent food and service.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We descended upon the Sands with 4 adults and what felt like a million children under the age of 8! Menu had fantastic variety and service was quick and cheerful. Loved the pizzas and sushi! Wine list meets every pocket and even the Gelato was note worthy. Looking forward to visiting again.

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Thank Madame_Trey
Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Located at the serene Diani, white sandy beaches and perfect place for family dinner awesome place for kids and they have friendly staff. The menu has got something for everyone and the bar list doesnt disappoint as well... Very romantic place as well as you merrow the night away.

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Went there to drink some cocktails during the full moon party. Hotel is directly at the beach, they prepared a small area with candles, tables and chairs, very nice arranged. Wide range of drinks and very nice and professionel stuff. Would go there again.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

The Sands at Nomad offered the best of everything. The room was to our specifications, clean, neat and well equipped. I especially loved the Jacuzzi on the terrace overlooking the ocean. The hotel is quiet and private. Service was great. All the staff were friendly and helpful. We loved the dinner set up at the Rivas Restaurant and the food... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

The Sands at Nomad on Diani Beach offers everything you could wish for – an idyllic white-sand beach, a welcoming staff, pleasant accommodations, a pretty pool and delicious food. The hotel is attractively decorated in Swahili style. Our room was comfortable and afforded plenty of room to unpack and relax. We had a beautiful view of well-tended gardens as well... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel is set amid 25 acres of indigenous forest fronted by 225 meters of Kenyas most unspoilt stretches of white sand and aquamarine sea. All rooms with en-suite bathroom, hairdryer, individual air condition. Minibar, Safe, Satelite TV, Telephone and Internet access, 24 hour room service.The restaurant offers a wide selection of international cuisine, pastas, pizzas & Japanese dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sands at Nomad

Address: Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: $170 - $403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Sands at Nomad 5*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
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Sands At Nomad Diani
Sands At Nomad Hotel Diani
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
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