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Papillon Lagoon Reef Hotel
Top Resort Hotel

Diani Beach, Diani, Ukunda 80400, Kenya
+254 403 202 213

₹ 4,579+

Overall guest ratings

8.3/10 Excellent
based on 347 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 6.0

Good to know

  • Recreation staff is nice
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Clean hotel facilities

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    About

    Set on Diani Beach, Papillon Lagoon Reef features an outdoor pool, beach bar and restaurant terrace all overlooking the Indian Ocean. Decorated in a traditional Swahili style, it offers diving, a fitness centre and tennis. Each air-conditioned room has either a balcony or patio with views of the gardens or ocean. All have a private bathroom with hairdryer and some include a satellite TV. Baobab buffet restaurant serves Kenyan and international cuisine under a thatched roof. Poolside Bistro Restaurant provides breakfast and lunch, including grilled dishes. There is a swim-up pool bar and drinks can be served to the room. Massages, a games room and table tennis are available and there is evening entertainment. Children can use the indoor play area. Deep sea fishing is also on offer. Papillon Lagoon Reef Hotel is a 10-minute drive from Diani’s shops. Mombasa is 23.6 miles away and Mombasa Airport is around 1 hour 15 minutes by car.

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    Amenities

    • Babysitting or child care
    • Internet
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Room service
    • Game room
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Tennis
    • Air-conditioned
    • Safe
    • Fitness centre
    • Free parking
    • Playground
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 347 reviews
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Generally very clean."
      8.1 "81% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
      9.6 "Clean pool, said 96%."
      7.1 "71% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% said the recreation staff was great."
      9.2 "92% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 100%."
      8.3 "Management was excellent, said 83%."
    • 7.1 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.2 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the tv was ok."
      5.9 "Only 59% thought the furniture was functional."
      6.2 "Only 62% thought the air conditioning was adequate."
      6.9 "Beds were acceptable for 69%."
    • 4.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.5 "Internet is poor."
      4.4 "56% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    based on 277 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      9.7 "97% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Generally very clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
      8.3 "83% said rooms were clean."
      9.6 "Clean pool, said 96%."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% said the recreation staff was great."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
      9.2 "92% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 100%."
      8.9 "Management was excellent, said 89%."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "For only 62%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the tv was ok."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the furniture was functional."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the air conditioning was adequate."
      6.9 "Beds were acceptable for 69%."
      6.8 "Only 68% thought the shower was ok."
      7.0 "70% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 4.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.4 "86% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      4.3 "57% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 31 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 8.5 "Generally very clean."
      7.9 "79% said rooms were clean."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.9 "Beds were acceptable for 69%."
      6.7 "For only 67%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 4.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.8 "82% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 38 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "Excellent pool."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.5 "Internet is poor."
      4.4 "56% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Good to know
    "Recreation staff is nice"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    "Clean hotel facilities"
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