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The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2012

This is a very good choice if you are visiting Kenya, plus Diani beach is my preferred area. I have now stayed in three hotels along the coast and this was my favourite, with good food (for africa) and excellent service. The beach is amazing, but annoyingly you will never be able to relax on the beach as someone will... More 

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5 Thank StephenF4
Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
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Reviewed 7 June 2012

I went with my family to stay at the Baobab resort in Mombasa for three days. We had been recommended it by many people and on tripadvisor and were really looking forward to it. We stayed in the Maridadi wing and the rooms were fantastic. No complaints there at all. The staff were generally helpful and provided a good service... More 

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1 Thank RZS15
Nairobi, Kenya
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24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2012 via mobile

Just came back after spending 5days for nights at the resort on an all inclusive basis..Must say the holiday was just about perfect. The hotel is a very good one.We stayed on the sea view Baobab superior rooms and had a great stay.The rooms are clean,bathrooms are good though size of both room and bathroom could have been bigger. The... More 

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4 Thank taanika
Rotherham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2012

Stayed at the Boabab from 22nd May for 1 week. We were three, my wife and I and our 11 year old son. I first went to Kenya went I was 11 (1964), I have taken my eldest (now 25) also aged 11. We have all had our photo take at the entrance to Fort Jesus same age. This is... More 

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10 Thank Michael R
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 May 2012

Myself and my Boyfriend have just come back from a two week holiday staying at the Baobab beach resort. The staff are fantastic nothing is too much hassle especially Jeffer, Hasan and Robert the bar staff they were sooo good. The hotel is clean and very pleasant to stay in the pools with the views over the beach are amazing.... More 

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5 Thank Emma P
england
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Everything about this hotel is lovely. I won.t repeat what others have said because it's all very acurate. We were in the Baobab section in one of the garden bungalows and it was really nice. We had a king size 4 poster bed and plenty of space for everything. It was kept immaculatly clean as was the rest of the... More 

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5 Thank susieval
St Austell, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 May 2012

Well - what can I say - we have just returned after a 17 night holiday to Kenya staying at the BaoBab staying at the Maradadi apartments with views over the pool and sea which was fantastic  Firstly to say that the friendliness, helpfulness and service of all the staff was tremendous, and would like to say a special... More 

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13 Thank harley588
Norwich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Stayed the first two weeks in April at this fantastic hotel, we cannot emphasize enough how good this place is! From the very African welcome to the most amazing array of foods from all over the world. every restaurant and every pool and public place is outstanding. The biggest asset of this place is the amazing staff who always have... More 

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3 Thank Paulandkaz1882
east anglia
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12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 April 2012

What a beautiful hotel, with such friendly, welcoming staff. My only regret is that we didn't book it for the full two weeks (upgraded here from the Diani Sea Resort) Special mention goes to Brian, Sous Chef and his brigade of skilful, friendly chefs - the food was amazing. The three tier, double infinity pool with swim up bar was... More 

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Reviewed 26 April 2012 via mobile

This holiday is our honeymoon and we wanted to go somewhere amazing and this place was recommended to us by a few people and it didn't disappoint in any department ! The room was lovely with a balcony inc a few monkey visitors ( keep the nets shut otherwise they will come in ! ) we could see the sea... More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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 The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa

Address: P.O. Box 32, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Ukunda > Diani Beach
Price Range: €134 - €361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 321
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Also Known As:
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Hotel Ukunda
The Baobab - Baobab Beach Resort And Spa
Baobab Beach Hotel Diani
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Family Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Luxury Hotel in Diani Beach
#4 Romantic Hotel in Diani Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Diani Beach
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“We prefer the Kole kole wing which is probably the priciest, but all rooms in the three different araes are preety good.”
 of 5 bubbles Onemoreshotrog, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view are the best”
 of 5 bubbles G3666SIdavidw, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea facing rooms dont get monkey trouble.”
 of 5 bubbles Adventuresinafrica, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you are looking for a quieter section Kole Kole is a good choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 805thomasa, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have less noise”
 of 5 bubbles carolemwarania, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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