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Driftwood Beach Club

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“indian ocean”(24 reviews)
“curry lunch”(5 reviews)
“oysters”(5 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I first stayed at The Driftwood 30 years ago and it has never disappointed. Great food (sushi, fish, seafood, omelettes cooked to order at breakfast), reasonably priced drinks and excellent service from the charming staff and G.M. The rooms are a little "tired" but large,...More

Thank 356JudyS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable, friendly and Roger an amazing host. After a long drive down the welcome is always so warm, the beers are cold , and the staff are very helpful. Such a chilled out place to holiday, love it and have been staying there for the...More

Thank h00zie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can't help but leave the Driftwood a happier person than when you arrived. Sun, sea, sand, views, a gorgeous bar and great food and service alongside very comfortable air conditioned rooms (with spa quality products) go a long way to making this one of...More

2  Thank Johnny A
Reviewed 23 December 2017

we've been going to driftwood for the last five years or so sometimes even two times a year and its been great all through, but last July we went there with family who had come to Kenya to visit and the experience was not as...More

Thank _lynettmuki
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic stay at the Driftwood! Roger is a fantastic host, and the staff are very attentive and professional. Breakfast choices were a touch of home, and well executed. Renovated pool, great sports bar, and curry on Sundays. Don't leave Malindi without a visit...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#3 Family Hotel in Malindi
#6 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Malindi
#3 Family Hotel in Malindi
#6 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (37)
Pool & Beach (33)
Dining (7)
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Lisa D
6 August 2014|
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Response from DodgeNairobi | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, many thanks for this. We have , in fact been on the market for the past 3 years. A fact well know to all. We have not had any offers and don't expect to get any at this time due to the economic situation on the... More
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"Rooms to the North of reception are quieter."
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"I had room number 25 and it was great!"
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"Choose rooms further from the main block for quiet and privacy"
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"Beachfront rooms especially 21, 22, 23, 25 and 27."
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