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    Swahili Beach Resort

    Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    Me and my boyfriend stayed at this hotel for 5 nights. We were part of a big group attending a friends wedding at that same hotel. The rooms are very beautiful, and the hotel as well. However, I do feel that service could be better....More

    Thank Lara_Almeida_Broom
    Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

    This hotel has all the makings of a fantastic holiday. Pros: rooms are spacious with a lovely setup even for the standard rooms. No need to upgrade beyond that. Cons: the reception of guests at the hotel is quite lacking. Guests are pretty much ushered...More

    Thank Chris_NBO
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 12 September 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us. We take all guest feedback very seriously and have noted your comments about the arrival and welcome experience. The team and I will ensure that we improve...More

    Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

    Sadly only stayed for one night wished we could have stayed longer (7th to 8th sept). Had the most wonderful experience at Swahili beach, the standard room was large comfy and modern, bathroom spacious and clean. Staff were excellent starting from the barmen at the...More

    Thank shilen23
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 12 September 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your great review. We are glad to note that you had a memorable, albeit short, stay with us and was sufficiently spoiled by our barmen at Baraza and Barharini Bars. We are also grateful for your feedback about the level...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2016

    If you are looking for a beach holiday, this is not the holiday for you. We arrived at the hotel after a very busy few days looking forward to a relaxing time on the beach. There is no beach; it is manmade and full of...More

    Thank David W
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 12 September 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to send a review on your recent stay with us. I must admit we took a gamble hosting a wedding at the same time as having non-wedding guests staying with us. It is clear that this did...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2016

    My wife and I spent a weekend here and had the best time. We showed up late Friday night and the restaurant stayed open past closing to feed us. The food was great. The pool is spectacular (I could have stayed there all day). The...More

    1  Thank Adam G
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 13 September 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. The team works hard to ensure that each and every guest has an enjoyable stay and we are all glad to note that we met all your expectations. We look forward to your next stay. With my warmest...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 176 - USD 333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 140
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
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    joseph m
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from Bettie G | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed at Swahili recently and yes one does pay for drinks. This is not unusual for many hotels in Kenya, in my experience hotels that offer drinks are usually "all inclusive" resorts.
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    18 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your support. Regards, Jeff Mukolwe General manager
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    rajulamin
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Jeff M | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your query. It is definitely possible to swim in the ocean right in front of the hotel. I will gladly send you images of our beach front if you share your email address with us. Regards, Jeff... More
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