Papillion Lagoon Reef

Built in traditional Swahili style of hotels, Papillon Lagoon Reef Hotel, in Diani beach, is filled with exotic gardens, where colobus monkeys populate ancient baobab trees.

Ideally located in Diani Beach, Kenya, Pappilon Lagoon Reef Hotel exposes you to a wide range of water sports including windsurfing, snorkeling and beach fishing, or book a diving trip with our resident dive team to explore the nearby coral reefs. The pool, with its own swim-up bar, is a great place to relax and there's also a separate pool for children.

In the evening, the spectacular Makuti-roofed baobab restaurant serves a plentiful buffet of delicious Kenya cuisine and international classics. After dinner, enjoy the varied programme of uniquely East African performance in the Zig Zag Bar

As well as the beach and the pool, Pappilon Lagoon Reef is ideally located for combining a beach holiday with a safari holiday, or making the most of the wide range of day trips and activities that are on offer in-resort.

There are 119 rooms with the following designations:
  • Cottages 25 large rooms, with 3 or 4 beds, shower, air-conditioned, with patio or balcony and rear garden view.
  • Garden 76 air-conditioned rooms with shower, 2 twin or 1 double bed, balcony / patio and garden views.
  • Beach Front 18 same as the garden room but with a 4-poster double bed, telephone, TV, mini fridge, and bath and directly facing the beach / sea.
  • Baobab Restaurant - Restaurant with open-air terrace with a friendly and informal atmosphere, serving local and continental cuisine, and buffet style.
  • Zig-Zag Bar - Poolside restaurant for breakfast, lunch and grill, venue for evening entertainment.
  • Pool Bar - Swim-up bar
  • Beach Bar - Overlooks the beach and sea.
  • After dinner, guests may watch or dance to a selection of various live African bands, traditional dances and musicians, acrobats, and local folklore.
  • Hair dressing salon.
  • Visiting doctor. 
  • Conference center.
  • Children pool and play area.
  • Papillon Lagoon Reef Hotel Sports
  • Beach fishing.
  • Snorkeling.
  • Wind surfing.
  • Tennis during the day.
  • Pool Scuba trials.
  • Indoors games.
  • Water polo and beach volleyball.

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