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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

November is an off peak period, meaning if you are someone like me who does not fancy crowds, this is a good time to have some time off the hustle and bustle at good rates. We opted for an all inclusive package and my friends - who had children below age 5– found the menu very accomodating. The view of...

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Lithuania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned home after spending a week at Baobab. I am speechless: the resort is absolutely amazing place with fantastic staff. This was the first time when staying in the resort I felt that each member of the staff really cares of the guests. Thank your for this feeling. Special thanks to the Jambo team: you are absolutely amazing! To...

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4Thank ingabu
Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is a saying ‘worth every penny”…so for me it fits Baobab beach resort wonderful stay in a wonderful place (the beach and the ocean are unforgettable) with awesome people  Food was excellent. The staff, the Jambo team were exceptional by trying to make your holiday perfect Hopefully will come back some day to Baobab beach resort

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1Thank Ritukeb
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I'm not sure why I haven't posted a review on the Baobab before, considering this isn't the first time we've stayed at the Baobab! We've just spent four days at the Baobab - wish it could have been longer! Our booking was done online and payment was done on arrival. Our reception, on arrival, was conducted smoothly and by extremely...

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Thank Sylvia F
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You will find in Baobab everything you need to relax on the seaside: beautiful garden, nice rooms, perfect view on the ocean, fantastic staff and service, good food, and wi-fi... Usually I don't feel the need to go back to the place I've already visited, but I hope I will have a chance to visit Baobab again.

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2Thank Agata S
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

i am currently staying in Baobab and checked into a room with air condition broken, mosquito central and bed with the most uncomfortable mattress plus broken shower! on a vacation?? THINK TWICE!. I had booked for double room which came with 2 beds and poor design decor after paying 5star worth. i complained to the reception The night manager Patrick...

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Thank ana_nichol27
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful paradise for a family holiday. I was there for Easter holiday 2016. The staff are courteous and very friendly. The rooms are specious with a lovely balcony. The food is great. There is a variety for non-alcoholic drinks. The Diani beach is the most beautiful along the Kenyan Coast. Their swimming pools are awesome. The monkeys...

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Thank Challoh
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

I Have been with my family from 25 December 2016 to 2 January 2017, food was delicious, swimming pool excellent. Rooms where average with a lot of mosquito's and internet was a nightmare. Staff were friendly and nice. We enjoyed our vacantion.

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Wokingham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm fortunately well travelled and have covered most of the world in some wonderful establishments. This was the best holiday I have ever had! Silvester Mbadi has his hotel and his team in A1 shape. Not a hint of poor attitude from any team member within any department over our eight day New Year stay in fact the most friendly,...

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Thank I3958XJwilliamh
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked our private chalet 1 month ahead. 3 weeks before we were supposed to check in, the owner (Marina) notified me that the chalet burned down due to spreading fires. When we arrived, we weren't happy with the alternative room allocated to us but Marina was extremely helpful by checking which rooms were available on other dates and relocated...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the world famous Diani Beach. The resort comprises three luxurious properties – The Baobab, The Maridadi and Kole Kole, offering a unique selection of exquisite accommodation and facilities spread across the resort grounds. Guestrooms have been specifically designed to provide paramount comfort and luxury for all our clients. Guests may utilise leisure facilities across the resort including 3 swimming pools, dining areas and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: $169 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baobab Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 321
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Also Known As:
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Hotel Ukunda
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort And Spa
Baobab Beach Hotel Diani
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
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“Sea-facing rooms, going towards the sister hotel, Maridadi However, other sea-facing rooms, and just as good, too.”
 of 5 bubbles sylviaf622, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher floor have less noise and insects”
 of 5 bubbles 117Deka, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“book the sea facing chalets (1st row)”
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 of 5 bubbles helenesterhuizen, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms near the reception”
 of 5 bubbles sachind47, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose Maridadi, don't book Baobab or KoleKole. It's quiet and looks newer.”
 of 5 bubbles scoutycaro2016, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
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