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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 May 2016

My partner and I booked an executive suite here in the off season in May. The resort is beautiful with grand and gorgeously styled details and while many things about our stay were great we frequently found we were let down by some of the service. The best way to describe it is as a place that you can imagine...

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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice place near sea.I was there with family. Hotel have a lot of swimming pool.Staff speak english very well and they are very friendly.Resort have monkeys too and monkeys steal everything they see but hotel is very nice destination and sometimes masaii come.

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1Thank Babl D
Reviewed 28 May 2016

lovely experience, good food and good customer service. For parents with small kids they dont have an active kids club ( at least during my period there) very romantic spot...ideal for couples clean rooms and wonderful pools and clean beach.... problem with the AC machine in some rroms

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Thank Kingi M
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Swahili beach was a great experience for me and my son. I enjoyed my stay here though short. Right at the reception with John who made us feel very comfortable. The superior room did it for me. very spacious. Unfortunately it was raining at this time and not much activities to engage in. Definitely a place to go back. Service....exceptional...

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Thank Crystal O
Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Great ambiance. Focused management eager to delight their clients. Wide food selection on buffet plus option to sample other speciality restaurants within. The spa is also well done with a good selection of services on offer. Good varied choice of room types to accommodate different clientele and specific needs. Great decor and well spaced too. Central location that allows for...

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1Thank Sheila M
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Great service from John at the reception, made my friends and I feel right at home. Will definitely be back. Cocktails need a lot of improvement though as well as speed of service at the beach bar / restaurant.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I had heard a lot about Swahili Beach, and was really looking forward to stay there a few nights on a business trip. I found it to be a really beautiful hotel, but the service is terrible. It is so bad that I would honestly not stay there for free. That said, the rooms are really nice and spacious.

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Thank raziak254
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We stayed for 3 nights, half board. The decor is stunning and quite different from the hotels one usually finds at the coast, which was a refreshing surprise. The rooms that we had, Superior rooms were very spacious and fit all four of us quite comfortably. The meals were a bit monotonous and the menu selection needs some work but...

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Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Unbeatable in diani. The most impressive pools. Fairly priced food and drink, beautiful pizzas and cocktails! We spent a day here lazing around and loving the pools and range of cocktails. I had some sort of vegetarian sandwich which wasn't good but didn't change on opinion of this incredible spot!

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We stayed there for 3 nights, half-board. The amazing architecture of the hotel and the unique design of the rooms were a refreshing change. The location is just great, right opposite to Nakumart and ATM booths. The hotel is on the beach, so you can just walk up to the beach whenever you want. The foods of this hotel in...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swahili Beach is much more than meets the eye. Culture and history provide its very soul. From the architecture and the aromas to the music, it teases the senses. Drawing you in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swahili Beach Resort

Address: Diani Beach Road | Diani-Mombasa, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: €147 - €229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Swahili Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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#1 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#6 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#8 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
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“Lower numbers are nearer main building. Worth the extra for a superior room on ground floor with double doors onto private terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles theberber, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Superior rooms-quite spacious”
 of 5 bubbles charlesgmaina, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the ground floor seemed to be cooler than those upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles nekjo2008, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“get rooms on the first floor for better view of the gardens and pools”
 of 5 bubbles pamelamZ9360UI, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do let the resort know of your preferences and unique needs when making reservations. They met our requests and unique needs 100%.”
 of 5 bubbles L2381ANrichardm, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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