Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa

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On the beach, white sand, scuba diving, snorkelling
On the beach, white sand, scuba diving, snorkelling
On the beach, white sand, scuba diving, snorkelling
2 outdoor pools

Overview of Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa

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Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa

5.0 star property
Upmarket beachfront resort with spa, near Diani Beach

8.2/10 Very good

236 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
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Diani Beach Road, Diani Beach, 80400
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • 3 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Free children's club
  • Free supervised childcare
  • Health club
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Children's pool
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Children's club (free)
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the beach
  • Diani Beach - 3 min walk
  • Diani - Chale Marine National Park and Reserve - 1 min drive
  • Tiwi Beach - 4 min drive
  • Fort Jesus - 67 min drive
  • Nyali Beach - 89 min drive
  • Haller Park - 93 min drive
  • City Mall - 96 min drive
  • Nguuni Nature Sanctuary - 100 min drive
  • Bamburi Beach - 102 min drive

Getting around

  • Ukunda (UKA) - 7 min drive
  • Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.) - 91 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa

At Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa, you can spend time at the beach sipping drinks, plus you'll be within a five-minute walk of Diani Beach. 2 outdoor pools provide fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in massages, body wraps and aromatherapy. Coral Rock Cafe, one of 3 restaurants, serves breakfast and dinner. Other features of this luxurious resort include a free kid's club, a poolside bar and a health club. The helpful staff and beach get good marks from fellow travellers.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
On-site PCR COVID-19 testing is available for a USD 75 on-site COVID-19 testing (PCR screening) is available for a fee; reservations required for on-site testing
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 143 units
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from noon until anytime
  • Express check-in/out
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • This property enforces a smart-casual dress code in the restaurant.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child (5 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding, but may not be eligible for free breakfast
  • Babysitting*
  • Free supervised childcare
  • Free children's club

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site valet parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beach bar
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop
  • BBQs
  • Private dining
  • Private picnics
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Taking the kids

  • Children stay free
  • Free children's club
  • Children's pool
  • Water slide
  • Playground
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Children's games
  • Toys
  • Baby monitor
  • Baby bath
  • Changing table
  • Bed rails

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Tennis
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Volleyball
  • Motor boating
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Waterskiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Pool table
  • Ping pong
  • Golfing nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Co-working spaces
  • Conference centre (5577 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Bike hire
  • Water sports equipment

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Art gallery on site
  • Designer shops on site
  • Arcade/games room
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room
  • Water slide

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water
  • High chair

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Recycling
  • Composting
  • LED light bulbs

Special features

Spa

Maya Spa has 8 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Coral Rock Cafe – This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.
Fins Seafood Restaurant – On-site seafood restaurant. Open daily.
Sake Oriental – On-site restaurant. Open daily.
The Pool Bar – On-site bar. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • Deposit is payable by bank transfer and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee for stays on 24 December
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee for stays on 31 December

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 55 per vehicle (one-way. Maximum occupancy 3)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Children & extra beds

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 72.0 per day
  • Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 6 and 18 costs USD 55 (one-way)
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in or check-out:
  • Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility or hot tub, while guests under 6 years old are only allowed in the swimming pool with adult supervision
  • Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa, and guests under 6 years old are only allowed with adult supervision
  • Reservations are required for spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some on-site facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

On-site PCR COVID-19 testing is available for a USD 75 fee; reservations are required for on-site testing.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property uses a grey water recycling system and eco-friendly cleaning products.

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Diani Reef Beach Resort Diani Beach
Diani Reef Beach Resort
Diani Reef Beach Diani Beach
Diani Reef Beach
Diani Reef Beach Resort Spa
Diani Reef & Spa Diani
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa Resort
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa Diani Beach
Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa Resort Diani Beach

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Overall score and ratings

8.2

Very good

8.3/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

7.7/10

Amenities

7.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.7/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Awesome -ness
Am glad I chose diani reef for my stay and do I'll give it 10/10 from very friendly staff that ensure your comfort, the view from the hotel is awesome the rooms,the beach and everything... I'd reconsider it upon return😊
Phelix, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Carl fredrik, 8-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

James, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Esmeralda, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Thomas, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Kaleigh, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Magdalena, 7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Beemnet, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Daniel, 3-night trip
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