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    Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort

    Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good31%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean front” (10 reviews)
    “indian ocean” (25 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
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    Tennis Court
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 February 2017

    We were very disappointed with our visit this time. We were a party of 5 and all wanted a snack with drinks. We ordered burgers as advertised on the board on the beach. When our plates arrived, we found we had been given chips instead...More

    1  Thank Grace M
    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    The rooms were really above average and very neat, though it took us long for the receptionist to check us in, but it was a worthy experience all in all, the only thing id request is for the hotel to expand on the food variety,...More

    1  Thank Alfred M
    Response from IOBR, General Manager at Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach ResortResponded 27 January 2017

    Dear Alfred, We apologize for being kept too long at the reception. We have noted your concerns regarding our food and will improve based on the comments form you. We do have taxis on call 24 hours a day and would like to know if...More

    Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

    The last time I stayed here was some 20 years ago, as newlyweds, so it was great to come back for the New Year with our kids. The beach is still fantastic, and there are also nice small pools dotted about as well as the...More

    Thank LGuarino
    Response from IOBR, General Manager at Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach ResortResponded 27 January 2017

    Dear LGuarino, How gratifying to hear you visited with us after twenty years! We appreciate you. We know the rains that poured on New Year's eve might have dampened the spirit a little but we are glad you were still able to enjoy your holiday....More

    Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

    Hotel is beautiful right from the hotel lobby. Rooms are good, either garden view or ocean view. No complaints there. Food is the major issue, from what I experienced at the main restaurant. Variety was limited and food was not what I expected from culinary...More

    1  Thank Maureen K
    Response from IOBR, General Manager at Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach ResortResponded 27 January 2017

    Dear Maureen K, We take with the utmost seriousness your comments on our food offering. We strive to continuously improve our standards and we value your feedback. We have already undertaken major changes to improve in this area and we believe you will see positive...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    I would have given this hotel a fifth star: it has good management, good service, great setting, but it is let down by its lunch menu. Don't get me wrong. The breakfasts are good and the dinner buffets are fine. However, the lunch menu (a...More

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    Southern Palms Beach Resort
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$84 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Spa Hotel in Diani Beach
    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Ukunda >
    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Club Hotel Diani ,
    • Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Hotel ,
    • Indian Ocean Beach Club
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    mahisha21
    10 February 2017|
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    Response from Dickson O | Property representative |
    Dear Mahisha21, Yes we provide transfer to and from the airport. This need to be pre-arranged and is at an additional charge.
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    Lyerka S
    30 January 2017|
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    Response from Dickson O | Property representative |
    Dear Lyerka, We do not have a safari desk within the hotel but there are reputable Safari companies we can recommend to you for your booking. The cost will depend on the places you chose to visit and for how long.
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    "the ocean view rooms are worthwhile"
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    "room right on the water, #433, also #435 (i think)"
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    "Great relaxing location.The further away from the reception the quieter. Room cleanliness is questionable..."
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    "Sea view rooms - right at the beach"
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