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The Sands at Nomad

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Overview
Diani Beach, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
Reviews (526)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best thing about this place is the food, it's outstanding. The rooms are nice, however I would suggest they add an electric kettle and some tea/coffee pouches, since this is something you would expect in any decent hotel.

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Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review! Your comment regarding the electric kettle has been well received and we shall implement your request!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had one of the superior cottage rooms right on the beach. It was wonderful to be able to walk out straight onto the beach. The swimming pool is one of the most fabulous I've ever experienced. The staff were so good one of the...More

1  Thank MalawiMixer
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review! We are very happy, that you have enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 3 nights here after a long safari and we needed to down time. Our room was considered ocean view but it was really ocean front. The room was very large and had a great view of the ocean. The mattress...More

Thank kidflemingo
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice comments!!

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed at The Sands for 3 nights after our safari and were very much looking forward to a couple of days on the beautiful Diani Beach coast. First the good news: the food served in the restaurant is very good and there is an...More

1  Thank sgordons
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments! In our efforts to reduce all plastic and other waste we had decided to use for shampoo/conditioner ect refillable aluminium dispencers. Those dispencers are being desinfected and refilled by our housekeeping team. We are sorry for your disappointment, but we...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

A beautiful cozy home away from home ... wrll laid out and well structured boutique hotel with sea view rooms and garden views all with adequate privacy. All rooms have beach access with loads of shaded sun beds at the beach as well as at...More

Thank Sukesha D
Response from dianibeachboy, General Manager at The Sands at NomadResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments which we will take under consideration! We hope, that you will visit us again soon!

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About
Description
The Hotel is set amid 25 acres of indigenous forest fronted by 225 meters of Kenyas most unspoilt stretches of white sand and aquamarine sea. All rooms with en-suite bathroom, hairdryer, individual air More condition. Minibar, Safe, Satelite TV, Telephone and Internet access, 24 hour room service.The restaurant offers a wide selection of international cuisine, pastas, pizzas & Japanese dishes. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Spa
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Family
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Luxury
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$186 - US$535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands At Nomad Hotel Diani
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Sands At Nomad Diani
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Sands At Nomad Hotel Diani
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
37
Price range
US$186 - US$535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Sands At Nomad Hotel Diani
,
Sands At Nomad Diani
,
Sands At Nomad Hotel Diani
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
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Traveller (702)
Pool & Beach (175)
Room & Suite (150)
Dining (88)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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Questions & Answers
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valentinewanjikun
22 August 2018|
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Response from Miriam K | Reviewed this property |
No. It's a regular hotel.
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Niklas S
11 May 2017|
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Response from dianibeachboy | Property representative |
No problem at all, for Infants we provide Baby bed free of charge!!
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DuduzileN5
4 January 2017|
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Response from dianibeachboy | Property representative |
Its about 45 km from Mombasa Airport, app 2 hour transfer, cost is 120 Euro return transfer
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Room Tips
"I loved the ocean view suite - can't go wrong with top or bottom floor."
gwendolynaman
24 Aug 2018
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"New beach front apartments being renovated providing the best views"
-Kev1nW
2 Jun 2018
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"Did not have a good room so I cannot recommend at all"
Katepassler
24 May 2018
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"The Colobus Suite (room 19) was a perfect couples room."
864erinw
19 Dec 2017
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