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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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    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    Visited briefly with the family just after lunch and were fascinated by the whole place. Quite antiquated buildings and beautifully preserved. The rooms are great and spacious and air conditioned. John the reservations guy was great. Looking forward to staying longer when we visit again...More

    Thank Grace B
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 12 December 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent visit to Swahili Beach Resort. We are delighted that you chose to visit us even though for a short time. Hopefully you and your family will get the time for...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2016

    It takes a lot to impress me, especially in the service industry but Swahili Beach came pretty close. We(my husband and I) decided to get away for a few nights and it was my first time in Diani(absolutely fell in love with how quiet and...More

    Thank jeanmashimba
    Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

    This hotel came very highly recommended by my friends and peers. Architecture of the hotel is amazing. However don't let the beauty of the place fool you. Airport Pick up - we got late. Our airline got delayed but still we the hotel would have...More

    Thank Ewart K
    Response from Jeff M, General Manager at Swahili Beach ResortResponded 27 December 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of your previous stay at Swahili Beach. The team and I appreciate all your comments. It is only through guest feedback that we are able to improve on our product and...More

    Reviewed 3 December 2016

    We stayed here for 2 nights before going on a 3 day safari and then returned to the hotel for 6 nights. The room was spacious, the bed large and comfortable. The pool is idyllic and cleaned pretty meticulously every day. Actually there are multiple...More

    Thank LadyLawless
    Reviewed 25 November 2016

    Stayed over for a night out with the family and it was very good. The swimming pools alone make this place special. Great food and good service. The dinner buffet is very good. Try the Spa while there. It is a fair walk, but worth...More

    Thank Henry M
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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 328 (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 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 On the Beach 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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    maciemay
    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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    "Get yourself a room facing the ocean for amazing views and sounds; just beware the monkeys! ;-) (you'll..."
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