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Stilts Backpackers

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I have no idea on how to write this without it sounding like I am being paid to write this (I am not). I was booked at Stilts for 3 nights while in Diani to celebrate by best friends birthday and it being a backpackers,...More

1  Thank Samdave69
Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 13 October 2017

Wow, I don't even know what to say right now....(humbled) Thank You soooo much for your incredibly amazing review. I am so pleased to hear you were thrilled with everything and we thank you so much. Truthfully it's the guest that really make Stilts what...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We stayed at Stilts Backpackers 4 night. The most amazing staff; friendly and helpful. The owner goes to any length to make you feel comfortable. The atmosphere up in the threehouses is relaxed and open. It is primarily a hostel with youths, but I must...More

1  Thank MsvandenBerg
Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are so please you and your family enjoyed visiting us and the bush babies. We look forward to seeing you next time your in Diani. Regards Wayne

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Staff is very welcoming. We slept in a double dome tent, very comfortable and clean. Monkeys are also very nice. Washrooms are clean and spacious and meals are good. The beach is at walking distance, beautiful, and the swimming pool is so nice. I highly...More

1  Thank nicolasgadiot
Response from WayneToronto, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to tell others about your holiday with us. We look forward to seeing you again Regards Wayne

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Best rates, helpful and great staff and best of all when you need it you got it (owner) most resourceful. Would reccomend you book them and experience it on your own, no fails and expectations are me. Best part you can enjoy a mini vacation...More

1  Thank Gachuho W
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Staying in stilts for six nights in July as part of our travels around Africa. Staff are amazing, especially Isaac the barman and Wayne the owner! All of the staff are really welcoming and friendly! Stilts is perfect for anyone on a budget with services...More

1  Thank Jodie B
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Joe H
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Response from FrancisMM | Reviewed this property |
I think you can just take a local matatu to Diani Beach. Stilts is located quite central in Diani.
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"This place is best for friends"
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"Towards the common area and toilets."
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"Get a cottage and share it with a few friends, esp Cottage No. 7"
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"Tent B is very nice and cosy."
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