Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Diani Beach

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Diani Beach. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its safari tours and coral reefs. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Weather

Seasonal weather in Diani Beach

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, February, March, January and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Diani Beach

Diani Beach is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Diani Beach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Diani Beach (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Chale Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Diani - Chale Marine National Park and Reserve (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Tiwi Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Mombasa Marine National Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Shimba Hills National Reserve (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Diani Beach

Fly into Ukunda (UKA), the closest airport, located 5.4 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Mombasa (MBA-Moi Intl.), which is 23.8 mi (38.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Diani Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 109 holiday rentals near Diani Beach. From 45 Villas to 28 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Diani Beach for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Diani Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Diani Beach:

  • Galu Beach: 36 holiday homes
  • Nyali: 24 holiday homes
  • Ras Makamaiwe: 44 holiday homes
  • Kikowani: 44 holiday homes
  • Manyimbo: 42 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Diani Beach?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Diani Beach. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Diani Beach: 118 holiday rentals
  • Diani - Chale Marine National Park and Reserve: 197 holiday rentals
  • Shimba Hills National Reserve: 117 holiday rentals
  • Tiwi Beach: 225 holiday rentals
  • Nyali Beach: 207 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Diani Beach listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Diani Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 45 Villas in Diani Beach. Our other popular types of Diani Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 28 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 12 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 12 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Diani Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 81 holiday homes with pool available in Diani Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.