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Kenya Romantic Hotels

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Kusini Beach Cottages (Diani Beach)
#23 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "I celebrated my birthday in the private cottage on the beach at Kusini. It was amazing experience, the chef was great. We got all the service and the feeling that we are all alone ! Thank you Gris and..."
  • "Having lived 12+ years in Kenya and Africa, we have stayed at many houses and hotels on the Kenyan Coast. Kusini ranks among our favourites - simple yet stylish decor, excellent service and located on..."
Waterlovers Beach Resort (Diani Beach) 4.5 of 5
USD 332 and up per night*
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#3 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "We had a great time here as a family and were wonderfully looked after by Riccardo & Valentina. They helped out with every aspect of planning this trip and made it very special. My children 7 & 8 were..."
  • "I had a great time at Water Lovers. The place has a great beach, beautiful pool and rooms with a fantastic view of the sea...."
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The Cove Resort (Diani Beach) 4.0 of 5
USD 489 and up per night*
#26 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "WOW what a fantastic stay at the Cove. Richard, you da man... keeping me well Tuskered.. Thank you. What a piece of Heaven. from the moment we arrived we could not have asked for more, for our 10th (L..."
  • "I find it quite sad that i review has been written on compalining of the lack of 'charms' of The Cove. No there isnt shower gel in the bathroom or robes and slippers but theres is abutler on hand (tha..."
AfroChic Diani (Diani Beach) 5.0 of 5
USD 455 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels | Service | Luxury | Romance
#1 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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The Sands at Nomad (Diani Beach) 4.5 of 5
USD 41 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain | Top Hotels
#7 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "As an off-season (May) visitor, I expected the prices to be quite a bit lower, but I have to admit that this resort is worth a bit more than you might spend elsewhere. When I arrived as a single trav..."
  • "We stayed at Sands at Nomad for 5 wonderful days in September and I just had to write this review because I cannot believe any of the negative write-ups on this site. We booked Pinewood Village for t..."
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Papillon Lagoon Reef (Diani Beach) 4.0 of 5
USD 118 and up per night*
#12 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "My feelings on papillon are that generally you will have an enjoyable stay , the staff in particular are very good and most go out of their way to do their best for you. The food is a bit ' hit and mi..."
  • "Our first time to Kenya but following this experience we would go back tomorrow! A very nice hotel. We stayed in a garden room at the very back of the hotel, it was very basic but clean and comforta..."
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Southern Palms Beach Resort (Diani Beach) 4.0 of 5
USD 128 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain
#9 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "Hotel is reasonable overall. Not overly relaxing but you can find a space. Rooms have aircon and it is free, when it works as there are power outages a times. Charges for safe in room are a surprise. ..."
  • "We were moved to the Southern Palms as their sister hotel was closed for renovation and we feel we had a really good deal. We were the first guests in after their refit and on first arriving the plac..."
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Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort (Diani Beach) 4.0 of 5
USD 143 and up per night*
#19 of 30 hotels in Diani Beach
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  • "We have just returned from a week's half board holiday at IOBC, this was the first time we have stayed at this resort having been to many of the others on Diani Beach. We found IOBC to be excellent a..."
  • "I stayed at the IOB from November 27 to December 14 2006 The hotel's reputation preceded it and in my experience, lived up to expectations in all respects. The hotel I would class as a 4* by western..."
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Neptune Village Beach Resort & Spa (Galu Beach) 4.0 of 5
USD 167 and up per night*
#2 of 2 hotels in Galu Beach
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  • "Drove to Diani from Mombasa with the family for the weekend.Diani is approx 50 km south of Mombasa Island.The road is tarmac throughtout Mombasa To the Hotel.Guest check in was swift with a welcome dr..."
  • "After reading positive feedback on Neptune Village we decided to book it as our Honeymoon in Kenya. A hotel was nice and we enjoyed our stay! Place was clean and friendly. Animation team made our holi..."
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Kole Kole - Baobab Resort Diani (Ukunda) 4.5 of 5
USD 186 and up per night*
#9 of 37 hotels in Ukunda
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  • "We debated between this and diani reef This was great, it has 5 pools to swim in, 4 restaurants and 4 bars. The rooms were nice and clean, we were lucky to get a sea facing one. The food was very nic..."
  • "It was great! Im writing ths review on my way bck to Nairobi frm Diani. I thnk its the best hotel in the South Coast,i wil definitely be there next year and for a longer period of time =)..."
Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa (Ukunda) 4.0 of 5
USD 131 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain | Top Hotels | Romance
#5 of 37 hotels in Ukunda
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  • "i really could not fault this hotel the food the staff the surroundings are all perfect, the staff are the friendliest and most genuine i have come a cross in hotels nothing is to much bother and you ..."
  • "My wife and I had to go to Kenya in November 2010 for personal reasons. We decided to combine this and have a beach holiday as well. We spent 2 nights at Whitesands in the North coast and 4 nights ( w..."
Diani Sea Resort (Ukunda) 3.0 of 5
USD 136 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain
#10 of 37 hotels in Ukunda
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  • "I agree with most of what has been said about this hotel..We upgraded to ground floor room right next to the beach,but it was a long way from the restaurant.The room was clean and the bed very comfort..."
  • "We booked this in February which meant we likely didn't get the cheapest week away. We only booked a week in case we hadn't liked it, however we'll be going again and dhall book a fortnight next time ..."
St. Thomas Mawe Boutique Hotel (Watamu)
USD 98 and up per night*
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#3 of 22 hotels in Watamu
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  • "Hey to everybody, i ve been in Mawe Resorts few weeks ago and I miss that awesome place soooo much. So far and different from all other resorts, you feel to be in a private island just for you. Every..."
  • "We were 2 friends travelling and after a 6 days' safari finished our trip in Kenya in Mawe, Watamu. Not that we already weren't aware of time..days of week..next day... this place takes you yet to ano..."
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Garoda Resort (Watamu)
USD 174 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels | Bargain
#8 of 22 hotels in Watamu
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  • "Amazing food. Incredible service. Unbelievable location. By far the best hotel ive ever been to. Set on the beach, the views are fantastic. The hotel itself is unreal, picture-esq is an understatement..."
  • "After walking down the beach from where we were staying (ocean sport) to grab some lunch at garodina (this is an incredible lunch spot and a must do! Garodina salad, steak and pizzas are sublime as is..."
Lonno Lodge (Watamu) 5.0 of 5
USD 260 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Family | Luxury | Small Hotels | Service | Romance Special Offer Package Deal
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#1 of 22 hotels in Watamu
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  • "We stayed in Lonno Lodge for seven days during Christmas. Aldo and Silvia ( owners ) were so helpfull and lovely persons. Aldo helped us to find very reliable diving centre and first days we spent the..."
  • "I booked this wonderful small hotel for 10 nights to celebrate Christmas and New Year's eve in relaxed atmosphere. Everything was excellent right from the very beginning!!! TRANSFER: When I arri..."
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Ocean Sports Resort (Watamu) 3.5 of 5
USD 152 and up per night*
#11 of 22 hotels in Watamu
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  • "Simple, unpretentious, totally relaxing, I have enjoyed Ocean Sports for the last 35 years. Set beside the beautiful Turtle Bay although Watamu has grown into a resort it remains unspoilt. Walking i..."
  • "Spent 4 nights at ocean sports in July. Although my initial thought was that it was a bit basic (I had stayed at next door Hemingways previously which is much more expensive), by the end of the stay I..."
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Kijani Hotel Lamu (Shela) 3.5 of 5
USD 229 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels
#1 of 1 hotels in Shela
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  • "We spent a few days on Lamu, Kenya during our honeymoon, The hotel we had booked in advance was a disappointment and we moved to Kijani. We got an upgrade and the room was really nice and comfortable ..."
  • "Kijani House is a wonderful place and I hope that people will overcome security concerns and spend a few days there. I went with my family to Lamu in April 2011 and we had booked a different guest ho..."
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Kahama Hotel (Bamburi)
#6 of 14 hotels in Bamburi
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  • "It was my second time here and i really love the place. Kahama is Great place, with great hospitality. Everything under one roof. The rooms are totally spacious and the food is awesome. The meat is to..."
  • "Couldn't ask much more for this price. Excellent staff, all of them. The level of service was comparable to a much higher class of hotel (that I'm used to). Nice rooms, comfortable beds and a function..."
Kenya Bay Beach Hotel (Bamburi) 3.5 of 5
USD 63 and up per night*
#4 of 14 hotels in Bamburi
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  • "We stayed at the hotel for four days from December 16th 2013. I was a bit apprehensive because I had booked online and had no idea if reality was anything like the pictures. We arrived earlier than ex..."
  • "Great experience, My husband and I took our son who was 11 at the time, I must say that he only felt comfortable and safe on the hotel grounds, as it is a culture shock and will open many peoples eyes..."
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Midview Central Hotel (Mombasa)
USD 101 and up per night*
#20 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
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  • "The hotel's staff and service is remarkable...u get that aura of friendliness with the staff & its management is top-notch, i definitely recommend Midview as a top spot destination for local & foreign..."
  • "I just checked out of Midview Hotel in New Year 2013, spent my holidays during Christmas there. The staff there actually exceeded my expectations being the first time I was in Mombasa. Very courteous,..."
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Reef Hotel (Mombasa) 3.0 of 5
USD 91 and up per night*
#17 of 48 hotels in Mombasa
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  • "We visited Kenya the second week in October for a week. Which probably is enough time to fit everything in. After booking with Monarch at very very short notice we arrived at Gatwick 2 hours before..."
  • "We bought a package which included a 9 days stay at the Reef Hotel in Nyali Beach. The resort is not luxury, but it is not sold a 5 star anyway. The room was very big and the bed comfortable. The bath..."
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Sentrim Tsavo East (Tsavo National Park East)
USD 150 per night*
#1 of 1 hotels in Tsavo National Park East
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  • "Welcome was good with a refreshing towel and welcome drink.Nice location with a grt elephant view at dining hall side. Staffs r very friendly, food was good too, At dinner the dudus were really buggi..."
  • "In our whole trip, Sentrim Lodge provided the best accommodation experience. The location is fantastic and the tents are nice, spacious and clean. The staff is very friendly and provide great service...."
Kiboko Camp (Tsavo)
USD 167 and up per night*
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#1 of 2 hotels in Tsavo
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  • "as lodges go this is my preferite, excellent combination of comfort but also of rugged environment. no electricty but all necessary comforts. management not oppressive but very friendly. wonderful env..."
  • "Kiboko camp is great! Crocs Giorgio and Susana were on the river bank to greet us as well as hippos just hanging out a little way down the river. The staff were super friendly and knowledgable. The te..."
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Voyager Ziwani, Tsavo West (Tsavo National Park West) 2.5 of 5
USD 353 and up per night*
#2 of 6 hotels in Tsavo National Park West
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  • "We spent 2 nights at Voyager Ziwani during a safari trip in Kenia. Although there was no swimming pool, this lodge was great.The setting was beautiful, overlooking at a small lake with hippo's, crocod..."
  • "This is where man meet nature and Eden is revealed in its true sense. Has the best tents I have ever slept on with nice nice firm beds. It view is that where Kilimanjaro is seen without much ado. I sl..."
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Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge (Tsavo National Park West) 3.0 of 5
USD 265 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Romance | Service
#1 of 6 hotels in Tsavo National Park West
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  • "When you walk into this lovely lodge, you are met with the most spectacular view from the open-sided bar and restaurant area. Watching the elephants come to bathe after dinner with a glass of wine in..."
  • "First time stay at Serena Kilaguni, used a 2WD to get to the lodge, a 1 hour leisurely drive into Tsavo West from Mtito Andei on Mombasa Road- 4WD preferable in the park but we managed just fine. Hote..."
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Hill Park Hotel - Tiwi Beach (Tiwi) 3.0 of 5
USD 94 and up per night*
#1 of 1 hotels in Tiwi
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  • "Just had a week and it was excellent especially the staff. The location is stunning and great value. Thank you to all the staff. We will be back soon..."
  • "I was in Maweni last month (Sep 2011) and the service we got wit my girlfriend was amazing. Everything was customized to our request and our expectations we exceeded, I Just want to thank all staff fr..."
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Sarova Shaba Game Lodge (Shaba National Reserve) 5.0 of 5
USD 287 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury
#1 of 1 hotels in Shaba National Reserve
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  • "Right on the banks of the river with crocs & maribou on the opposite bank. On arrival we were given cool scented towels to refresh us after the drive from Nairobi. Check in was very straight forward a..."
  • "Stayed here for one night with work, clean, nice grounds overlooking a crocodile infested river with a viewing point. There croc feeding at 2000hrs nightly. The resturant is buffet style good quality...."
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Kembu (Njoro)
#1 of 1 hotels in Njoro
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  • "We spent 2 nights at Kembu Cottages, staying in the Acacia Cottage, as a part of our trip to Lake Nakuru. The cottages are very comfortable, clean and spacious. Meals were included, and served in our ..."
  • "This was a wonderful stay. The owners Zoe and Andrew were the perfect hosts and this trip felt like a home from home. The farm is lush and green with the most amazing plants I have ever seen. Each cot..."
Crystal Bay Resort (Watamu) 5.0 of 5
USD 113 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury
#12 of 22 hotels in Watamu
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Sun Palm Beach Hotel (Watamu)
USD 99 and up per night*
#20 of 22 hotels in Watamu
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