Vacation rentals in Diani Beach

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Popular amenities for Diani Beach vacation rentals

Stay near Diani Beach's top sights

Diani Beach35 locals recommend
Diani Backpackers5 locals recommend
Swahili Beach Resort12 locals recommend
Chandarana Foodplus Supermarket Diani58 locals recommend
Ali Barbour's Cave Restaurant53 locals recommend
The Salty Squid Beach Bar & Restaurant51 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Diani Beach

  • Total rentals

    1.2K properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $10 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    12K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    530 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    280 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    820 properties have a pool

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Diani Beach?

    Diani Beach experiences a tropical climate with warm temperatures year-round, typically between 70°F (21°C) and 89°F (32°C). The region has two rainy seasons, the long rains from April to June and the short rains from October to December. However, sunshine is abundant most of the year.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Diani Beach?

    Explore the vibrant marine life through diving and snorkeling, enjoy a camel ride along the beach, or try kitesurfing for an active adventure. For a cultural immersion, visit the local markets or take a tour of the Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Diani Beach?

    The most frequented time to visit Diani Beach is from July to March, when the weather is dry and ideal for beach activities. During this period, the annual Diani Beach Festival takes place, featuring a variety of cultural performances, sports events, and live music.

  • What are the best places to stay in Diani Beach?

    Popular areas to stay in Diani Beach include Galu Beach, known for its tranquility, and the central Diani Beach area, which is close to local shops, markets, and restaurants. For a more secluded stay, consider the northern part of Diani Beach near Tiwi.

  • What are the best places to visit in Diani Beach?

    The most popular places to visit in Diani Beach include the Colobus Conservation center, Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest, and the Shimba Hills National Reserve. For beach lovers, Galu Beach and Tiwi Beach are often recommended.

  • What are some hiking trails in Diani Beach?

    While Diani Beach is primarily known for its vast coastline, it's close to the Shimba Hills National Reserve, which has several hiking trails. Embark on the Sheldrick Falls trail, where you can spot a range of wildlife on your way to the beautiful waterfall.

  • What are some family activities to do in Diani Beach?

    Families can enjoy a day at the Colobus Conservation, explore the marine life at the Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park or participate in a guided tour of the Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest. The beach itself also provides endless fun with activities like sandcastle building, swimming, and beach games.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Diani Beach?

    For an unforgettable day trip, explore the Shimba Hills National Reserve, a haven for elephants and Sable antelope. Alternatively, journey to the Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park for a snorkeling adventure or head to the Kaya Kinondo Sacred Forest to learn about the local Digo community and its traditions.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Diani Beach?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Diani Beach. Choose from more than 280 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Diani Beach?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 640 vacation rentals in Diani Beach featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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