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    Diani Sea Resort

    Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “colobus squad” (24 reviews)
    “beach boys” (200 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 787 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The hotel is clean and comfortable. The staff are hardworking and friendly. The accommodation is spacious with a nice terrace. There are some shortcomings but it’s important to remember that Kenya is a developing country. Things like slow service at times and tepid food can...More

    Thank sally l
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Dear sally l, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay overall and have noted your points regarding the slow service and the food temperature. We hope to welcome you here again...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Lovely clean hotel ,can't believe that some people say it's dirty ,it was spotless rooms were cleaned everyday ,staff put the rest of us to shame ,very helpful and courteous nothing was too much trouble .there was nothing much outside the hotel ,but we were...More

    1  Thank Angnmick
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Angnmick, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you here again soon. Kindest regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I've stayed at many hotels, AirBnBs, cottages and self-catering apartments in Diani/Ukunda over the years. Diani Sea Resort was, by far, the worst resort I've ever stayed at. First, the rooms were very dirty and dated. There was no flat sheet on the beds, so...More

    1  Thank Katie N
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Katie N, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are disappointed that you did not enjoy your stay and will check with the room steward in question regarding your room. The standard rooms have a fridge that is not stocked,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just returned from Diani Sea Resort for the third time, and we had the holiday of a lifetime. We got married on the beach, surrounded by local dancers and the staff really pushed the boat out on the decorations and attention to detail. Nothing was...More

    Thank lyndos22
    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    Had a great long weekend here with a big group of friends. Nice pool. Nice sunbeds by the beach, quality of the beach is not great but it is OK. The buffet has great selection of food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Staff is polite...More

    Thank Julie Laurin R
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Julie Laurin R, Thank you so much for this lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do hope you could drop us a quick Email and let us know what you didnt enjoy regarding the beach so we...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 136 - USD 333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 170
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Diani Sea Hotel Ukunda
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    Room & Suite (119)
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    Hotel & Grounds (616)
    Bathroom (14)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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    longeatontigger
    20 October 2017|
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    Response from dj_syko | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for late reply I used Steve and Richard very good service
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    longeatontigger
    30 September 2017|
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    Response from Lappa07 |
    Hi there.. we used wildlife Kenya safaris who were brill start to finish... The ferry does run all night as we arrived in the early hours too and our room was ready too. You will love the hotel the staff are second to none!
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    "For the best views choose a Bahari room - 604 had a lovely view of the ocean."
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    "No elevators"
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    "I would have preferred a higher floor (was on the ground floor)."
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    "Opposite the pool will give a great view of the beach"
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