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All things to do » Things to do

Nearby recommended attractions:

Sheldrick Falls
Sheldrick Falls(Kwale)
Attraction type: Waterfalls
Diani Beach
Diani Beach(Diani Beach)
Attraction type: Beaches
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Diani Beach
Diani Beach(Diani Beach)
Attraction type: Beaches
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Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari
Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari(Diani Beach)
Owner description: Pilli Pipa is an accredited PADI Dive Resort under the name of Firefly Ocean Camp, registration number s22994. We have up to date diving equipment which is replaced regularly. We... more Owner description: Pilli Pipa is an accredited PADI Dive Resort under the name of Firefly Ocean Camp, registration number s22994. We have up to date diving equipment which is replaced regularly. We have excellent dive gear imported and replaced regularly. Contrary to what one reviewer, Roadsmoretravelled, November/December 2013, has falsely put on a review. He did not come on our dhow but was probably told by the Shimoni hotel he stayed at that he was going with Pilli Pipa. We do not dive in 1 or 2 metres of water and we do not have shocking equipment. If you want a wonderful diving experience with professionals, book with Harm Lutjeboer, Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari, PADI and Naui registered, dive base, Firefly Ocean Camp in Shimoni. Not based at Shimoni Reef Lodge. We also take snorkellers to the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park for an exciting adventure followed by lunch at Pilli Pipa on Wasini Island. less
Attraction type: Reefs
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Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari
Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari(Diani Beach)
Owner description: Pilli Pipa is an accredited PADI Dive Resort under the name of Firefly Ocean Camp, registration number s22994. We have up to date diving equipment which is replaced regularly. We... more Owner description: Pilli Pipa is an accredited PADI Dive Resort under the name of Firefly Ocean Camp, registration number s22994. We have up to date diving equipment which is replaced regularly. We have excellent dive gear imported and replaced regularly. Contrary to what one reviewer, Roadsmoretravelled, November/December 2013, has falsely put on a review. He did not come on our dhow but was probably told by the Shimoni hotel he stayed at that he was going with Pilli Pipa. We do not dive in 1 or 2 metres of water and we do not have shocking equipment. If you want a wonderful diving experience with professionals, book with Harm Lutjeboer, Pilli Pipa Dhow Safari, PADI and Naui registered, dive base, Firefly Ocean Camp in Shimoni. Not based at Shimoni Reef Lodge. We also take snorkellers to the Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park for an exciting adventure followed by lunch at Pilli Pipa on Wasini Island. less
Attraction type: Reefs
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Nearby recommended restaurants:

Sails Beach Bar & Restaurant
Sails Beach Bar & Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 34 Restaurants in Diani Beach
Cuisines: Seafood, European
Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Sails Beach Bar & Restaurant
Sails Beach Bar & Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 34 Restaurants in Diani Beach
Cuisines: Seafood, European
Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Ali Barbour's Cave Restaurant
Ali Barbour's Cave Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 34 Restaurants in Diani Beach
Price: $33 - $79
Cuisines: Seafood, International, European
Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Ali Barbour's Cave Restaurant
Ali Barbour's Cave Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 34 Restaurants in Diani Beach
Price: $33 - $79
Cuisines: Seafood, International, European
Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Nomad Restaurant
Nomad Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 34 Restaurants in Diani Beach
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Sushi, European, International
Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Hillpark Tiwi
3.0 of 5
Hillpark Tiwi
$26 - $75
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Tiwi
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PrideInn Express Diani
3.5 of 5
PrideInn Express Diani
$42 - $69
Ranked #19 of 29 Hotels in Diani Beach
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PrideInn Express Diani
3.5 of 5
PrideInn Express Diani
$42 - $69
Ranked #19 of 29 Hotels in Diani Beach
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Shimba Hills Lodge Hotel
3.0 of 5
Shimba Hills Lodge Hotel
$158 - $227
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa
4.0 of 5
Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa
$128 - $227 (£100 - £177)
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Galu Beach
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Lantana Galu Beach
4.0 of 5
Lantana Galu Beach
$150 - $477
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Galu Beach
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel
5.0 of 5
The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel
$220 - $874
Ranked #1 of 29 Hotels in Diani Beach
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The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel
5.0 of 5
The Maji Beach Boutique Hotel
$220 - $874
Ranked #1 of 29 Hotels in Diani Beach
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The Ocean SPA Lodge
4.5 of 5
The Ocean SPA Lodge
$450 - $600
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Msambweni
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.