Explore Diani Beach Kenya
Diani Beach is a 10km stretch of silky white sand on the shores of the Indian Ocean in Kenya. This beach is located about 30 kilometres south of Mombasa. In addition to the sparkling shoreline, mature palms trees dot the white sparkling sand dancing to the ocean breeze. Diani Beach is the most popular beach at the coast of Kenya, and it was recently voted as one of the top 25 beaches in the world, on TripAdvisor. It is among other popular beaches in Kenya like Nyali and Shanzu Beach.
Best Diani Beach Hotels
Diani Beach Kenya is a popular destination for beach weddings and other events. It has a good variety of lodges and beach hotels. Enjoy ocean front accommodation in Diani Beach resorts or stay in serene beach hotels just a short distance from the turquoise coloured ocean. Whichever type of Diani hotels you go for, you will have access to the beautiful ocean.
Popular Diani Beach Resorts
Some of the plush resorts with private access to Diani Beach are Swahili Beach, Neptune Palm Beach Boutique Resort and Spa, Diani Reef Beach Resort and Spa, Lantana Galu Beach and Diani Sea Lodge. The comfort and luxury you will get in these Diani beach resorts and lodges is unmatched.
Just as it is the case with other beach hotels, hotels in Diani are situated in serene environment and their hotel rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to cater for the needs of tourists. Must have facilities and amenities when comparing hotels in Diani are air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, safety deposit boxes and room service.
Diani Beach resorts sit on the shores of the beautiful ocean, offering visitors unlimited access to the magical shoreline. You can walk along the beach at sunrise and sunset and enjoy sumptuous meals while viewing the spectacular shoreline. Top Diani resorts worth checking out are Diani Reef Beach Resort & Spa, Lofta Resort, Diani Sea Resort, Fair Haven Resort and Diani Bay Resort.
Popular Diani Cottages
Diani cottages are preferred by families and groups of travellers in need of an intimate, quiet location. A family holiday is the best time to bond and create memories. In a cottage, members of the family interact, meet for meals and relax together.
Often times, these cottages have self-catering facilities that make them homely. One of the most popular self-catering cottage is Kitu Kidogo Cottages. This property is just metres away from the beach. It has equipped kitchens, and a chef is available when necessary. Find ocean-front cottages and you will enjoy un-interrupted view of the Indian Ocean. The most outstanding cottages in Diani Beach are Diani Banda Cottages, Diani Beach Villas Cottages, Shalom Cottage and Diani Campsite and Cottages.
Check the full list of hotels, villas & cottages on Jumia Travel to find a pristine place for your beach safari.
Things to do in Diani Beach Kenya
The south coast of Kenya is a snorkeller's and diver's paradise. The Kisite Mpunguti Marine Park is an excellent choice for a family outing. Enjoy a game drive in Shimba Hills or a historical tour in the Shimoni Slave Caves.
How to Get to Diani Beach Kenya
Ukunda Airstrip is 5 minutes' drive from Diani. There are regular flights from Nairobi's Wilson Airport to Ukunda Airstrip. Visitors can also use Mombasa International Airport, and board an airport transfer vehicle from the airport to Diani.