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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We had a fantastic stay at Kenyaways B&B for 8 nights in December 2016. Stephen, the manager was extremely friendly and they helps us with several requests such as storing our bags when we were off to Safari. The people at the kiteschool are also really nice and helpful and helped me fix my kite when one of the valves...

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks you very much for your great review. It means alot to us that you enjoy your stay and appreciate the uniqueness of Kenyaways. Thanks for giving alot of info on the area, it helps prepare our future happy guests!

Reviewed 9 January 2017

We were 2 families with kids (2,7,12) and only 1 of us did kite surf never the less we have always felt super integrated! the staff cant be more helpful and the rooms are honest and very clean. this is not a 5 star hotel, its a boutique guest house with great staff and location! definitively a place to return...

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review and good advise. We are sorry the restaurant manager was grumpy - not very Christmas spirited! Usually he is very charming and helpful maybe the tensions was high because it was very busy! It was very nice to meet your family and friends and hope you have a wonderful 2017.

Valencia
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Nice hotel. Tribal room is amazing. Great breakfast and room cleaned every day. Didn´t like, a lot of people outside the hotel taking the beds in the beach. Due to the restaurante and the kite school being independent from the hotel, lot os people took the place and the beds. It´s unaceptable that people from outside the hotel, not ever...

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi - Many thanks for your positive review and helpful comments. The security team also complained of outsiders using the facilities and not cooperating. Something we are strongly working on. You are absolutely right. Thank you.

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We spent the Christmas holidays of 2016 at Kenyaways and it was great! We went with our two boys 2 and 4 years old and it was super easy to have everything you need for your holiday withing 50 meters of your room. Stunning beach with palmtrees and blue water, with good kitesurfing and other water activities. You have a...

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to make a great review. It was lovely to meet you and the family and hope you enjoyed the remaining days of your stay. All the best for 2017

Udine, Italy
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The location is near the ocean in the coastal forest. There are fee rooms in an old big and confortable house. If you wish a real typical African atmosphere here you find it. From the white house you see the white sand of the beach. All is confortable and relaxing. The restaurant serves good food. Here there is an International...

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review and for the helpful positive comments. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay.

Naivasha, Kenya
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had a really good time here. The room was great and very spacious with nice views. The food at the restaurant is tasty an service is good. The children loved the beach and the swimming pool. We hope to come back soon!

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and for taking the time. We are so thrilled you enjoyed it. It was a shame not to have met you this time.

Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stayed for 4 nights at Kenyaways and had the best time. The place is beautiful and the beach looks like from a postcard. All the staff was super friendly and very helpful with all questions. Our room was beautiful with the sea breeze coming in at night and a very big and nice bathroom and a little balcony. Breakfast...

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Kenyaways is a very nice and beautfully located. Beach is incredibly white. Hotel is very safe. Good food is served at the restaurant. No need to leave the property really, only for a dip in the blue sea

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Tetbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Everything exceeded expectations,nice room, good food at a very reasonable price compared with other establishments,attentive staff,nice surroundings, very interesting bird life, and having travelled world-wide over many years, the beach is still one of the finest compared with many hundreds of others

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Very quiet and relaxing stay right on the beach. My only complaint would be poor wi-fi but it was nice to unplug and lounge by the water reading books. Would definitely recommend a stay here if you're looking for a simple, clean and affordable place right on the water.

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Linzi K, Owner at Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to make a review. Gladly the wifi problem has been fixed and is back on speed. We are glad you got to make the time to read and relax.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kenyaways bed & breakfast Diani Beach is a family run B&B holiday villa right on a beautiful Diani beach. Kenyaways only has 11 bedrooms, 5 with seaview, beach facing. One is a self catering apartment. Kenyaways is exclusive yet reasonably priced for travelers and holiday makers for families, couples or single travellers. The Kenyaways beach villa is colorful and friendly and has a relaxing vibe and a magnificent view of the beach. It is convenient for onward travel, general relaxation, water sports, communications, shopping and nightlife. Kenyaways is especially attractive for kite surfers and surfers. Kenyaways Diani Beach has a watersports centre and kite surf school offering kite surf lessons and IKO kitesurf courses to beginners and intermediates. The kite school is Diani Beach's leading kite surf school and offer a professional service all year round. Diving is also an option for the less wind days and there is an amazing tropical coral reef which runs parallel to the beach where you can see many colorful interesting coral and fish as well as turtles and dolphins. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kenyaways Beach Bed & Breakfast

Address: Diani Beach Rd South Galu Beach | Via Mombasa Kenya, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: $108 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“the upstairs rooms have great view with lovely outdoor area and you really catch the warm tropical breeze”
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“Definitely splurge for a seaview room. Ive stayed in both Rebel and Fuel and liked both. Fuel has a queen bed so thats nice but not upstairs so no super sea view. ”
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“Bolt for the plunge pool right outside and privacy”
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