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Charlie Claw's

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| Diani Beach Shopping Center, Wasini Island 80400, Kenya
+254 722 205156
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Diving, gorgeous food and wonderful staff

an incredibly enjoyable experience for anyone who enjoys the sea. We had a beautiful dive with a... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
antileckie2
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Visited Charlie Claw's for a day trip and dive, and when a day starts out with complementary coffee... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Matthew D
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We offer a unique day tour that involves Dhow Sailing, Dolphin Spotting, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving (extra) as well as fine dining at our world famous Charlie Claw's Restaurant on Wasini Island followed by a scenic walking tour on Wasini Island. Guests can also relax at our Lazy Lagoon Pool. Bring the whole family! Children 3-11 years get 50% off and admission is free for kids under 3 years of age.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish” (17 reviews)
“scuba dive” (3 reviews)
“clams” (7 reviews)
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| Diani Beach Shopping Center, Wasini Island 80400, Kenya
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

an incredibly enjoyable experience for anyone who enjoys the sea. We had a beautiful dive with a very capable friendly instructor. This is also a good description of the rest of the staff. the food was wonderful and filling and the entire trip was good...More

Thank antileckie2
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Visited Charlie Claw's for a day trip and dive, and when a day starts out with complementary coffee and donuts, you know you're in for a good time. Despite some initial nerves, the SCUBA dive was fantastic and led by a very supportive instructor, and...More

Thank Matthew D
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Wonderful day out to Wasini Island with Charlie Claws, the transfer, the crew and the restaurant staff were all very professional, friendly and provided a great service . The dive instructor in particular was amazing, I was a very nervous first time diver and couldn't...More

Thank Chéri M
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

I had an amazing time on Wasini Island with Charlie Claw's. The crew were all very good and very helpful. The diving and snorkling was great and the food was just amazing. Highly recommend!

Thank Jakob S
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

We were staying at Diani Blue (hotel) and went for the day trip. the bus took us to shimoni and we jumped on a dhow. From the moment we met the crew we had a great time, their knowledge and attitude as well as their...More

Thank Fergus L
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

The boat and the crew were excellent and kept us well informed on the whole trip. Enjoyed the snorkeling and the food was EXCELLENT !

Thank Murtaza E
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent time at Wasini with Charlie Claw's. I scuba dived at Kisite Marine reserve and my wife snorkelled there. The corals are beautiful there, visibility is great and water temp comfortable. As luck would have it, 11 dolphins started swimming with me...More

Thank karshah1221
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We had a awesome time at Charlie's Claws , the service was excellent and it was nice trying out the scrumptious Swahili dishes .

Thank makgoduc
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Trip was well organized and crew was helpful and customer oriented. Snorkelling itself Is mediocre. Corals are good but not as colorful as in Caribbean. Water is too deep- maybe 30 feet and visibility is limited. Some fish but not ask exotic. Water was but...More

Thank Portland_resident
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

This was a day-long excursion. It started early in the morning and it took us about an 1h30min to get to Charlie Claw's base. We were taken on board of one of their boats and then we sailed towards the Kisite Marine Park, where we...More

Thank Robert C
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