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    Stilts Backpackers

    Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    5/11/2017 6/11/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “bush babies” (69 reviews)
    “tree house” (55 reviews)
    “forty thieves” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort
    322 reviews
    #14 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    The Sands at Nomad
    445 reviews
    #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,355 reviews
    #7 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Baobab Beach Resort & Spa
    1,548 reviews
    #5 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
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    1 - 5 of 210 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We visited at the recommendation of our taxi driver to feed the Bush Babies. The staff were great, especially the owner Wayne who made everyone feel welcome and spent time with his guests. He's done a great job at creating an intentionally relaxed vibe. The...More

    Thank David A
    Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi David, It was great meeting you guys. Thank you so much for taking the time to comment and tell other travelers about visit to Stilts. Next time your in Diani please stop by and say hi. Many Thanks and Safe travels Wayne

    Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

    Me and my boyfriend stayed for 5 nights in a treehouse. The room was nice and clean, there was a net over the bed and functioning wifi everywhere on the property. You cannot store any food in your room because of the monkeys but there...More

    Thank Katerina H
    Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Katerina, Thank you so much for your comments. We love hearing from our guests and are so glad you enjoyed yourselves. We hope we can be part of your holiday once again in the near future. Safe travels and Thank You again Best Wishes...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in one of Stilts' double rooms, which was a 'treehouse-esque' structure with a balcony and seating... and it was utterly amazing! Though we had a shared bathroom, which was a short walk from our room, cold and saltwater, this was a completely new...More

    Thank George F
    Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hi George, Sorry I missed you when you were here those couple days. So glad to hear you had a good time with us. Our sister property is very new for us but we should mention the snooker room is not open for anyone to...More

    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    Great Place if you love staying with nature. Visiting wildlife (bushbabies), while having a dink in the evening is enthralling. Good food and great ambience make up for the short distance to the beach. Its about 10 mins walk to the beach. Though the staff...More

    Thank Vikram m
    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    I have no idea on how to write this without it sounding like I am being paid to write this (I am not). I was booked at Stilts for 3 nights while in Diani to celebrate by best friends birthday and it being a backpackers,...More

    1  Thank Samdave69
    Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Wow, I don't even know what to say right now....(humbled) Thank You soooo much for your incredibly amazing review. I am so pleased to hear you were thrilled with everything and we thank you so much. Truthfully it's the guest that really make Stilts what...More

    Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort
    322 reviews
    #14 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    The Sands at Nomad
    445 reviews
    #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,355 reviews
    #7 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Baobab Beach Resort & Spa
    1,548 reviews
    #5 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$25 - 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 (101)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (94)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
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    6.23 km away
     
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    Questions & Answers
    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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    Room Tips
    "Towards the common area and toilets."
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    "Get a cottage and share it with a few friends, esp Cottage No. 7"
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    "Tent B is very nice and cosy."
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    "Treehouses have a shared bathroom"
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