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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Overall, are time in Diani was good but the hotel left things to be desired. On 2 different days, our air conditioning went out. Each time it was minor - a. Token remote and tripped circuit. Fine...but it took all day and evening to get them out to fix it. It was more than annoying. Then, I made reservations for...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for Christmas 2016 as part of our Safari package booked through Julius Thuvi Safaris (please see separate review) So after 8 nights on safari travelling through Kenya we arrived for Christmas at the Baobab Beach Resort. I could write pages and pages about this place, the staff did not stop night or day to make sure every...

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Thank clairesfluffy
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for 4 nights at Kole Kole. I was instantly put off having had to wait in the reception for almost 40 minutes just to check-in; in sweltering heat, with no water to quench our thirst! We eventually managed to check-in with a room of our choice with a higher rate than expected. Staff are generally friendly, but was...

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Thank smits975
Swindon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned in February from our 5th visit to this hotel. Our holidays to Kenya had been interrupted by the Foreign Office travel advice since 2014. Since this time, the Kenyan tourist industry has suffered as tourists of all nationalities stopped going despite the expressed threat only being against British tourists. Hotels have closed forever and much has changed as a...

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Thank Philip B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Baobab beach resort & Spa 10 days:) Absolutly amazing resort :) Room was simple with everything what you need. Beautifull garden around hotel with lots of monkey :)You can use all 3 resort so Kole Kole and Maridadi as well. Three swimming pool with amazing view on the beautifull Diani Beach. Every swimming pool diffrent. Every...

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Thank Kamil D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's one of the best experience i have as a wedding organizer during the wedding on feb 2017. All the staff starting from reception to house keeping was well trained and friendly. All the department of hotel worked above our expectation and specially the private dinner set up was a wow for all my Guest. For food i don't have...

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Thank Planning N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food. Friendly staff. Awesome pools. Lush gardens. The bathrooms were spacious and impeccably clean. White sand! Close to the reef. Could more with the entertainment ~ but hey...you can't get everything. Quite affordable! I would definitely go back.

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Thank Franco M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was initially nervous about vacationing in Kenya for a friends wedding (a 4 day affair) as I had never known anyone who has gone there. But our stay at the Baobab resort was so pleasant we would definitely come back! All the staff are helpful and very friendly, always helping with a smile. The food was excellent! The meals...

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Thank Sahand R
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to Baobab mostly because I was a single mum with a 6 and 8 year old and wanted a fun time for the kids and a children's programme where I could leave them so i could go to the gym or get a massage. Well, the children's programme is open from 10 - 12 and 4 - 5pm,...

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1Thank dchristinerand
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very good place, open sea view, nice swimming pools, nice food, nice lawns, nice range of cultural activities with water play, etc but be careful from monkeys :) Easily accessible to coral island which is one of the best things to discover to see the marine fishes :)

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the world famous Diani Beach. The resort comprises three luxurious properties – The Baobab, The Maridadi and Kole Kole, offering a unique selection of exquisite accommodation and facilities spread across the resort grounds. Guestrooms have been specifically designed to provide paramount comfort and luxury for all our clients. Guests may utilise leisure facilities across the resort including 3 swimming pools, dining areas and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: €110 - €222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Baobab Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 321
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Also Known As:
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort And Spa
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Hotel Ukunda
Baobab Beach Hotel Diani
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
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“Try to request a sea-view which you will not get but have to demand it at check-in!”
 of 5 bubbles smits975, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the kole kole and Maridadi wings to the hotel provide excellent accomodation”
 of 5 bubbles PhilipB857, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Travelers can have a all types of rooms from sea facing to garden view. go for any one as per your choice.”
 of 5 bubbles planningn, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Better to upgrade to a superior room.”
 of 5 bubbles dchristinerand, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Very good location with Sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles , 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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