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Tipping

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Tipping

Hi,

Due out to Mombassa July/August unsure what to tip waiters/chamber maids/safari drivers

Any help appreciated

Graham

Mtwapa, Kenya
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1. Re: Tipping

Hi,

to get you started please see 'FAQ - Who should I tip and how much?' on the right of the forum page

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2. Re: Tipping

Hi

we tipped the room staff 100 shillings per day (about 80 pence)

Lonely planet suggests 200 shillings per day per person for drivers but we tipped around 300 per person per day

bar staff - tip when you get good service - it isnt necessary every time..

Unlike so many other countries we have been to, the staff dont seem to linger waiting for tips but they do really appreciate when you do tip.

Hope this helps

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