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    Stilts Backpackers

    Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (10)
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Airport Transportation
    Laundry Service
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 204 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Staff is very welcoming. We slept in a double dome tent, very comfortable and clean. Monkeys are also very nice. Washrooms are clean and spacious and meals are good. The beach is at walking distance, beautiful, and the swimming pool is so nice. I highly...More

    Thank nicolasgadiot
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Best rates, helpful and great staff and best of all when you need it you got it (owner) most resourceful. Would reccomend you book them and experience it on your own, no fails and expectations are me. Best part you can enjoy a mini vacation...More

    Thank Gachuho W
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Staying in stilts for six nights in July as part of our travels around Africa. Staff are amazing, especially Isaac the barman and Wayne the owner! All of the staff are really welcoming and friendly! Stilts is perfect for anyone on a budget with services...More

    Thank Jodie B
    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    We originally came to Stilts from another hostel just to see the Bushbabys they feed every evening but ended up moving our stuff over swiftly! We met Wayne (the owner) on our first night, he was extremely friendly and welcoming. He gave us all the...More

    Thank Eleanor L
    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    We first stayed in stilts for 2 nights. The first night was a little bit hot, the second night was better with all the curtains open and a little bit of wind. After these 2 nights, we went to a cottage (because we ordered so)....More

    Thank Sebasr8
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$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
    8 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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