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Stilts Backpackers

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  • Terrible3%
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“bush babies”(71 reviews)
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 days and we loved it! We were made to feel at home right from the start. The hostel owner was really friendly and always happy to help us with anything like helping us book scuba and a day trip to...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

What a cool experience! We stayed here for a few nights in January 2017 and were wow'd by the friendly staff, cheap prices, cold Tuskers, closeness to the beach, the monkeys, and obviously the feeding of the adorable bush babies! Great for individuals, couples, or...More

Thank Cassie W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

What to say about this place.. a quick glance on the existing reviews shows that pretty much everything has been said already! Despite all the practical things, such as the safety, the location, the clean and well-maintained facilities, and great affordable fresh food (especially the...More

Thank M042016
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to stay. Wayne (the owner) was really helpful and gave us many useful contacts. We felt very safe at all times. There is a mutual agreement with Forty Thieves that they walk you to/ from the bar back to Stilts for extra safety...More

Thank AnnaLees6765
Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so glad we could be part of your holiday. It was great hanging out and talking with you and Bruce. Hope your Masud Mara trip was amazing. Safe travels and hope to meet again. Asante...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

There's only one place that will make you feel like you're at home when in Diani, and that's Stilts. Wayne, Jane, Emmanuel, Isaac, Nicolas and the entire team make sure you feel like Stilts is your home. You meet people from all over the world...More

Thank SadzIbrahim
Response from StiltsBackpackers, Owner at Stilts BackpackersResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you so much Sadz for telling us and others about your time here at Stilts and the Diani area. It was so great to hang out and sharing drinks over great conversation. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. The Entire Stilts Team Thanks...More

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US$25 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Joe H
8 January 2017|
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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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