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    Papillon Lagoon Reef

    Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
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    1 - 5 of 370 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel is well positioned at the South end of Diani Beach.The facilities are good and well managed.As with all all inclusive hotels it does get a little noisy around the pool area at certain times.The food is of a good standard with plenty of...More

    Thank thegeneralSpain
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just returned from my 5th trip to the Papillon,and this review will probably be just the same as the others.I was greeted again like it really was my second home. I arrived quite early, but my same room was ready for me,still as clean and...More

    Thank Michael B
    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    My wife and I holidayed here in mid October 2017. Our favorite hotel on Diani Beach was booked solid and we opted for papilon as it was right nect door and had a couple of rooms available. Service is pretty good, staff are friendly and...More

    1  Thank Adventuresinafrica
    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    Nice Staff. Beautiful Location. Good food. Great holidays. That’s the short version of how awesome our 2 week trip to Kenya (Mombasa) was. We are a family of four (children aged 14 and 18) and we went to Africa for the first time. I didn’t...More

    Thank DJAL4
    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    The only downside is this hotel is on different levels and there is no lift. Unsuitable for people with walking difficulties. Do not buy anything from the beach boys. Boat trips are unsafe they kept having to bail water out. Broken promises, and dangerous trips....More

    1  Thank mindenkathy
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$118 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 119
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    • Diani Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Papillon Lagoon Reef Diani ,
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    LeeBrindle
    13 November 2017|
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    Response from Janet W | Reviewed this property |
    Formal means formal. Please try and be respectful of their culture.
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    Kumar S
    1 November 2017|
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    Response from Ian T | Property representative |
    Dear Kumar S Thanks for your enquiry. The hotel has two pools; the main pool is a free form shape approx 17m by 33m in size and a shallow infants pool. The gardens have plenty of shade from a variety of trees including... More
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    Ash T
    30 October 2017|
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    Response from Ian T | Property representative |
    Dear Ash T Thanks for your enquiry. The Family rooms at Papillon Lagoon Reef have a curtain that divides the room into two parts, one half with the double bed and the other half with the 2 single beds. The half of the... More
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    Room Tips
    "The best Beach Front rooms 151-156, 251-256,351-356"
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    "I cant be much help as I usually have a room in the same area, somewhere in 360,s"
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    "Rooms away from the beach are very quiet, if that's what you're looking for."
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    "Rooms near the pool were noisy at night due to the entertainment being near the pool."
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