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Galu Inn
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Reviewed December 1, 2012

I just travelled through Ethiopia and Nyali beach before ending up here. This is a really nice spot. It is not on the water so you have to walk across the street or go somewhere else for ocean but all the restraints are on the beach and you will most likely hang out in one all day anyway. I say this because you will save 60-75% per night staying at gallu so the rest of your budget can be used at the better resteraunts. Anyway.. Easily the nicest stay I have had for the price. I will take a pic from where I am sitting now in breakfast room.

Stayed: December 2012, traveled solo
Thank James S
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KIMAITom, Manager at Galu Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2012

6th December 2012,

Dear James S

We thank you for staying at Galu Inn and for your review dated 02nd December 2012

We thank you for staying at Galu Inn and also for your compliments

We look forward to your next visit.

Kind Regards
Management

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Reviewed October 13, 2012

i stayed at Galu on September with girlfreind and it is an amazing,clean,well organized hotel the staff are great and they offer good service.rooms are sparkling clean fitted with ceiling fan and air condition,a safe and a big tv with many channels.we even had a chance to have our beef burger prepared the manager.that was awesome.the pool is very clean too

i highly recommend galu inn,keep up the spirit.

  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Robinson K
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KIMAITom, Manager at Galu Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2012

Dear Robinson,

We thank you for staying at Galu Inn and for your review dated 13th October 2012

Staff and Management have been informed of your compliments, and we thanking you
for your commendation.

We look forward to your next visit.

Kind Regards
Management

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Reviewed September 27, 2012

We had a fantastic time at this hotel & i would highly recommend it. Everywhere is spotless & the rooms have everything you need including a ceiling fan & air conditioning. The bathrooms have a shower & bath which is quite a rareity when abroad. There are TV's & safes in every room too. The staff were so friendly & nothing was too much trouble. The pool was kept clean & was a great way to relax & cool down. For those that like a bit of pampering, the hotel also has a beauty treatment room & we highly recommend the back massage! Diani is very spread out so you cant really walk from bar to bar but the matatu's pick up from outside the hotel & this is an experience in itself! The beach is beautiful & spreads out for miles! Getting back to the hotel, if in Diani again,we would definitely stay here again!

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Kirstysm
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KIMAITom, Manager at Galu Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2012

Dear Kirsty

Thank you for staying at Galu Inn and for taking time to write a review of your stay on Tripadvisor.

We are thrilled that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and that you found the services friendly.

Staff and Management will be informed of your compliments.

We look forward to your next visit at Galu Inn

Best Wishes

Management

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Reviewed September 20, 2012

I stayed at Galu Inn at the beginning of June 2012. I would describe it as a small, affordable, clean and charming. Hotel. If you cannot afford to stay at one of the more expensive beach-front hotels on the Diani and Galu beaches, then Galu Inn which is on the second row and only 4 or 5 minutes walk from the beach (via a public access path) is a great alternative. The rooms are very comfortable and spacious. The premises is quiet and secure. The food was not bad and the service was friendly. The only misgiving I have is that the rooms do not have private balconies. I was in Diani on business but I would recommend Galu Inn to families, couples and business travelers. I would definitely stay at Galu Inn again.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled on business
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Thank Bryan W
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KIMAITom, Manager at Galu Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2012

Dear Bryan,

Thank you for your review dated 20th September 2012

We thank you for your compliments, and also for concerns that
you raised regarding lack of balconies, we have made the upper
lounge a residents only lounge where you can sit and enjoy views
of the pool and lawns.

We look forward to welcoming you back at Galu Inn.

Kind Regards

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Reviewed September 19, 2012

I often come to Diani Beach and always stay at Galu Inn, it is affordable, clean. The room are very nice and modern and the beds are extremely comfortable. The staff is very nice, like a small family. If you look for a quiet and friendly place (not big resort type), this is it.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled solo
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Thank Virginie_Blanchard
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KIMAITom, Manager at Galu Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2012

Dear Virginie

Thank you for your review dated 19th September 2012.

Thank you for your compliments and for choosing Galu Inn
as your premier resort at the South Coast, Diani Beach.

We look forward to welcoming you to your home away from home.

Kind Regards

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