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    Stilts Backpackers

    Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good13%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “bush babies” (66 reviews)
    “tree house” (70 reviews)
    “forty thieves” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    The Sands At Chale Island
    523 reviews
    #3 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    PrideInn Express Diani
    110 reviews
    #20 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,324 reviews
    #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Morning Star Resort
    18 reviews
    #23 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
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    21 - 25 of 203 reviews

    Reviewed 18 December 2016

    A lovely place. We stayed in the super peaceful and quiet tree lodges surrounded by thick green woods. Rooms have just everything you need (=a bed & a mosquito net.) There is a lovely "living room" for enjoying a beer or a simple breakfast. The...More

    Thank Ottomatias
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 18 March 2017

    Otto and Julia, Thank you very much for your kind review. We really enjoyed hosting you guys and hope to meet up again one day in the near future. Safe travels Wayne

    Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

    Thanks to Jane , Isaac, Wayne and the rest to make our stay fabulous. Tree houses with basic but the mosquito net fits perfect! Clean common bathrooms. And very quiet area. They do baby-bush feeding every day and enjoy with surrounding nature that is everywhere....More

    Thank rubinomada
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Manager at Stilts BackpackersResponded 18 March 2017

    lol Yolanda, Yes we have some pretty cheeky monkeys here. Thank you for letting us and others know about your stay here in Diani. We feel so proud that you and thousands of others trust in us to make your holidays and fun and memorable...More

    Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

    The place is just 2 minutes walking distance from Diani beach, it's in a natural green area and safe (controlled by security). The staff and the owner are very kind and helpful! You can find a cozy bar-restaurant to chill after the beach as well....More

    Thank YOTraveller
    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    Wayne went out of his way to make our stay the best it could be and was incredibly helpful with his local knowledge and advice. The place is very cool and also sits right next to a nature park, so if you're an animal lover...More

    Thank Shan R
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 18 March 2017

    Hi Shan, Hope your doing well. Thank you so much for spending some of your time off with us. We are truly grateful you choose us to stay with and hope to host you again one day. Cheers Wayne

    Reviewed 8 November 2016

    Last summer (2016) my friend and I travelled East-Africa. A friend told us about Stilts, so we initially booked a couple of days. We ended up staying three weeks: that basically says it all. The hostel itself is amazing. The hostel is perfectly located for...More

    Thank sbode1505
    Response from StiltsBackpackers, Manager at Stilts BackpackersResponded 18 March 2017

    Svenja, as you know you touched our hearts more than words will ever say. From a few days planned to eventually staying 3 weeks. This is something that hapends from time to time here. It hapends when warm hearts and beautiful souls like yours choose...More

    The Sands At Chale Island
    523 reviews
    #3 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    PrideInn Express Diani
    110 reviews
    #20 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Southern Palms Beach Resort
    1,324 reviews
    #8 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
    Morning Star Resort
    18 reviews
    #23 of 29 hotels in Diani Beach
     
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
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    • 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 (99)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (92)
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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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    "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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    "Try the pancakes with bananas! It will blow your mind!"
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