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    Diani Backpackers

    1400 K.F.I. Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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          70 reviews
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          Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

          I have been to three backpackers at the coast .This has the best ambience.It is a beautiful place.Simple but beautiful and clean.I stayed here for three nights in a private room for two with a shared bathroom. The room overlooking the beach volleyball peach .Its...More

          2  Thank felista k
          Response from travelbuff2012, General Manager at Diani BackpackersResponded 29 November 2016

          Hi Felista, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy you liked our place, and we look forward to hosting you again some day! Justin

          Reviewed 15 November 2016

          Cool bar and pool area - which you sometimes need as a safe haven from the beach, where you get hassled quite a lot as a tourist. Staff were great, food was cheap and really good quality - and the outside cottage we stayed in...More

          1  Thank Shan R
          Response from travelbuff2012, General Manager at Diani BackpackersResponded 29 November 2016

          Hey Shan, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. You are Niki are welcome back anytime! Especially if you keep catching those massive fish ;) Justin

          Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

          Cut from the world, this hotel is a piece of heaven. Good food and cheap, delicious cocktails. The staff is really nice... we felt at home. Just at 500m of the amazing beaches of Diani. No need more to enjoy

          1  Thank Perrine G
          Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

          Perfect place where you can share your stay with a really good people, the price of the bar and the meals are not expensive at all. The mnagers are so frendly and the food is delicious, especial Wrap is a really good choice ;D. I...More

          2  Thank Raul V
          Reviewed 19 September 2016

          Spent the weekend here with a few friends and met some really great people. Staff was really really helpful and the food was pretty good as well. Really laid back and chilled out during the day, and a really fun and happening place to be...More

          1  Thank Waqas J
          Bahari Dhow Beach Villas
          70 reviews
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          Diani Bay Resort
          31 reviews
          #29 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
           
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          • US$20 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Coast Province >
          • Ukunda >
          • Diani Beach
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          MMehary
          Hi. What is the best way to travel to the beach everyday from this backpackers lodge? Are there boda boda or other cheap transport? Also, How much would a shared room for three cost, in US dollars?
          21 April 2017|
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          Response from travelbuff2012 | Property representative |
          Hi Mehary, the beach is just a few minutes walk down the road. A private room for 3 people costs 4200. 3 beds in our cheapest dorm costs 3450 per night. If you book on our website, everyone in your group will get the 4th... More
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          chalongmuir
          Hi, whats the best way to get here from Masai Mara Safari please?
          4 October 2016|
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          Response from travelbuff2012 | Property representative |
          Hi Safarilink flies to the coast from the Mara, however flights are quite expensive. The cheaper option would be for you to go the Nairobi, and from there you can fly to Ukunda with Jambojet for about 6,000 ksh one way.
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          Valentina P
          In the quotation is included also breakfast?
          17 January 2016|
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          Response from travelbuff2012 | Property representative |
          Hi, the kitchen is open from 7 am - 9 pm daily. Meals range from 250-650 depending on what you order.
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          "Dorms are always nice, if you go with your couple get a bungalow"
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          "Don't choose the dorm thats not in the main building. Very hot and uncomfortable."
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          "I splurged and stayed in the solo room with private bathroom which was great!"
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          "Outside cottage was great."
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