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    Stilts Backpackers

    Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “bush babies” (66 reviews)
    “tree house” (70 reviews)
    “forty thieves” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
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    Airport Transportation
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    Amani Tiwi Beach Resort
    785 reviews
    #12 of 32 hotels in Ukunda
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,331 reviews
    #9 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    The Sands at Nomad
    432 reviews
    #7 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    PrideInn Express Diani
    114 reviews
    #20 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
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    11 - 15 of 205 reviews

    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    What a cool experience! We stayed here for a few nights in January 2017 and were wow'd by the friendly staff, cheap prices, cold Tuskers, closeness to the beach, the monkeys, and obviously the feeding of the adorable bush babies! Great for individuals, couples, or...More

    Thank Cassie W
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    What to say about this place.. a quick glance on the existing reviews shows that pretty much everything has been said already! Despite all the practical things, such as the safety, the location, the clean and well-maintained facilities, and great affordable fresh food (especially the...More

    Thank M042016
    Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

    Great place to stay. Wayne (the owner) was really helpful and gave us many useful contacts. We felt very safe at all times. There is a mutual agreement with Forty Thieves that they walk you to/ from the bar back to Stilts for extra safety...More

    Thank AnnaLees6765
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 13 April 2017

    Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so glad we could be part of your holiday. It was great hanging out and talking with you and Bruce. Hope your Masud Mara trip was amazing. Safe travels and hope to meet again. Asante...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    There's only one place that will make you feel like you're at home when in Diani, and that's Stilts. Wayne, Jane, Emmanuel, Isaac, Nicolas and the entire team make sure you feel like Stilts is your home. You meet people from all over the world...More

    Thank SadzIbrahim
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 4 April 2017

    Thank you so much Sadz for telling us and others about your time here at Stilts and the Diani area. It was so great to hang out and sharing drinks over great conversation. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. The Entire Stilts Team Thanks...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

    3 of us visited stilts and had a really excellent stay. We stayed in the 3 person private. It had a large powerful fan and A good shower. It was comfortable, and we had a nice porch with an outdoor fan. The owner is called...More

    Thank Gortonmr
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 4 April 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind words. It was great having you guys stay with us and look forward to hanging out again some day. Safe travels Wayne

    Amani Tiwi Beach Resort
    785 reviews
    #12 of 32 hotels in Ukunda
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,331 reviews
    #9 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    The Sands at Nomad
    432 reviews
    #7 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    PrideInn Express Diani
    114 reviews
    #20 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • USD 20 - USD 27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Stilts Backpackers Hotel Diani
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    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (92)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Joe H
    9 January 2017|
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    Response from FrancisMM | Reviewed this property |
    I think you can just take a local matatu to Diani Beach. Stilts is located quite central in Diani.
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    "Tent B is very nice and cosy."
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    "Treehouses have a shared bathroom"
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    "Put your mosquito net under your mattress so nothing can come in."
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    "Worth getting a treehouse"
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