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    Diani Sea Lodge

    Diani Beach Road | Ukunda, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good39%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 303 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    The bedroom was large with a large enough bed to almost feel as if I had a bed to myself. The bathroom was very big. Housekeeping was thorough leaving our accommodation fresh each day with frequent change of towels etc. We had a little sitting...More

    Thank JANICE B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Beautiful location directly on the gorgeous white sand of Diani Beach. Lovely for beach walks or ocean swimming. Grounds and pool area are great. Lots of sun loungers with mattress available around pool and on the grassed area between pool and beach. Grounds are kept...More

    Thank banditoo
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Banditoo, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and could unwind for a bit. We have taken note of the Wifi and we are working to expand and improve the WIFI as I...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    This is one of the place i would encourage anyone to pay a visit. The lodge is located in south coast. I visited this place sometimes back last year and am willing to visit the place again this october. For holiday lovers, this is aplace...More

    Thank Tony T
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 17 September 2017

    Dear Tony T, Thank you so much for this fabulous review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you here again in October. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

    Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

    Such a beautiful hotel with a lovely view of the ocean but they need to do serious training of their personnel. We went for breakfast, our meal was lovely and so were the waiters at the restaurant. We walked to the beach, asked for a...More

    Thank ThukuSharon
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 17 September 2017

    Dear ThukuSharon, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are an all-inclusive hotel. If you are not an overnight guest we only allow day pass holders to use our facilities from 10am-5pm. We apologize that you were not told at the...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2017

    I had just finished my holidays in Diani Sea Lodge Hotel, and everything was just great, starting from: beach, park, service, nice people and awsome food. I have been traveling a lot and must say that this place is top of the top !

    1  Thank Michał D
    Response from Karla K, Owner at Diani Sea LodgeResponded 17 September 2017

    Dear Michael D, Thank you so much for this great review and the compliments. We will pass it to the staff and hope to welcome you here again soon. Kind regards, The Kampa Family

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #12 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 168
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Diani Sea Hotel Diani
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    Traveller (749)
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    lizmalGloucester
    14 October 2017|
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    Response from banditoo | Reviewed this property |
    They provide good size beach/pool towels. On checkin at the hotel, they will give you a couple of pool towel cards (there might have been a refundable deposit but I can't remember). You turn the cards in to the pool guy by... More
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    24 September 2017|
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    Response from Jan-Erik N | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think it will be a problem going to the hotel at night. Contact the hotel, they may even provide transport at a fee. Yes you have to cross the Likoni creek with a ferry when you arrive at the main airport of Mombasa... More
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    18 July 2017|
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    Response from Helen B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the Diani diving school is open , hope u enjoy ur holiday .
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    Room Tips
    "Family rooms marked with letter "D" are double rooms close to the beach with a view to a wonderful..."
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    "Go for the Bahari rooms. Everything else is sub-par"
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    "Not sure there's much difference, but would plump for a cottage for sure."
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    "If travelling with family, opt for the cottages. They are spacious and ideal for families."
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