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Southern Palms Beach Resort

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Salford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2012

our holiday of a lifetime been for the last two years already thinking about booking for nextb year we love it so much fantastic hotel fantastic people nothing is to much trouble for staff even mahmoud the restaurant manager after us watching the football match between manchester united and arsenal made us our tea of fish chips cheers mahmoud and...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 10 February 2012

Excellent All round. Rooms are clean and well maintained, food was excellent and there are 3 restaurants to chose from for dinner. Service standard from all the staff was very good Nice, quite, clean beach. Thank you very much will be back soon. Imraan and Shifana Nanji

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1Thank ImuKenya
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2012

We went to Kenya to renew our wedding vows, We can honestly say it turned out to be the best decision we could ever have made, From the moment we arrived at the Southern Palms Hotel we were made to feel welcome and special by the friendly and helpful staff who could not do enough for you. When it came...

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St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2012

I did not aware that this would be my trip of the life time. I went to southern palms beach hotel Mombasa Oct-2011 for a one week holiday. It was about 1 1/2 journey from the Mombasa Airport. Staff warmly welcomed us at the entrance. Their service is excellent. Hotel staff is very kind and they are always ready to...

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3Thank Dennis M
Didcot Oxfordshire
Reviewed 6 February 2012

We have been to Kenya 8 times now and chose this hotel on the repeat guests reviews. All I can say is these people cannot have been to any other hotels in Kenya, don't get me wrong the hotel itself is lovely and the pool and amenities are all there, one of the best we've been too but then they...

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1Thank didcotoxon
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2012

My boyfriend and I stayed here over a year ago so this review is a bit late! However, having just written a bad review for a terrible hotel in corfu I felt I should write about Southern Palms as well! I was a bit worried about going to Southern Palms and I haven't ever stayed in an AI place before....

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wales
Reviewed 3 February 2012

A nice hotel. Pools are very good. On the whole staff are very helpfull, but they are doing it for tips! The Italians have there own entertainment people, two very loud girls who seemed to be every where!!!! Paid extre to have sea view was really worth it. Some parts of hotel are a little tired, especially bedrooms. Are phone...

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1Thank wen43
Nairobi
Reviewed 1 February 2012

the pool is big with swim up bars. great pool for little kids and adults alike. Beach is nice but beach boys drive you nuts!! rooms are just ok but ours needed some repairs - light bulbs out, no batteries in the AC remote, door lock broke and the mini bar fridge did not work. i called about all of...

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Grasby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2012

My friend and I stayed here for just three nights as we were on our way to Uganda but my friend wanted to squeeze in some diving before we got land locked! We also got our room for a very reasonable last minute price and based on what we paid and our experience here I could not really fault this...

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Helsinki
Reviewed 27 January 2012

I'm giving this resort 4 out of five, but it is a very week four. The good things are that the pool and garden area is big, lush and beautiful. The staff (99% of them) are very kind, helpful and always smiling and saying Jambo. The food in the main restaurant is good and tasty with variety. The room we...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This dramatic hotel with its fantastic pools and beautiful beach is the perfect spot to relax after a safari… or simply visit to relax! The warm and very African feel of the hotel with comfortable rooms, well appointed bathrooms and selection of restaurants offers guests plenty of places to lounge in the sun and almost as many shady spots to enjoy a bit of a breeze and a good book. All rooms have quiet, split unit air conditioners, televisions, mini fridges and coffee and tea making facilities. There is a safe (chargeable) in each room and a business center located in the main building with internet or wifi access in public areas. The drama of the huge, traditional makuti (thatched) roof in the main restaurant offers the Chef a terrific showcase for a varied selection of local and international dishes on the buffet or you could indulge at one of the a la carte restaurants (chargeable) for a special occasion or just a quiet evening for two. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southern Palms Beach Resort

Address: Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: €92 - €220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Southern Palms Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 298
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Also Known As:
Southern Palms Beach Hotel Diani
Southern Palms Beach Diani
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
#7 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#7 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#10 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Awesome pool and garden”
mail4mburu, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“as the hotel area is big, a room halfway between the beach and the dining area would save on lots of walking”
Manish1967, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The best cottages are near the swimming pool.”
dozza21, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms are a long walk from everywhere, with reception/breakfast room on one side of the pool, and rooms on the other.”
marcs511, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ocean view rooms are amazing...a little more expensive but well worth it”
arfhan2014, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
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