Southern Palms Beach Resort is a 4-star facility set in Kenya’s South Coast along Diani Beach. The resort offers an all-inclusive meal plan and it’s thatched roof architecture can be seen next to the Diani Chale Marine National Reserve which offers diving and snorkeling. Southen Palms is set amidst a 10-acre tropical garden and is a sister resort to Bamburi Beach Hotel in Kenya’s North Coast and Royal Zanzibar Beach Resort in Zanzibar.




Southern Palms Beach Resort offers up 298 air-conditioned rooms with 2 luxury suites. The rooms come with the Pili-Pili-carved four-poster double beds coupled with Swahili easy chairs on the balcony. Other room details include:

  1. 4 Poster Bed
  2. Mosquito Net
  3. Air Conditioning
  4. Coffee/Tea Making
  5. Mini Fridge
  6. Terrace/Balcony
  7. TV & DVD
  8. Electronic Safe (Extra Charge)
  9. Direct Dial Telephone
  10. Hairdryer
  11. Bath & Walk-In Shower
  12. Interconnecting Rooms

The rooms may be categorized as garden-view rooms, pool-view rooms, and ocean-view rooms.




Two enormous free-form swimming pools are more or less the centerpiece of the property. In fact, it is quite likely the swimming pools are the largest in East Africa. As expected, the list of amenities at such a resort is quite extensive. Here are some of them:

  1. Two large free-form swimming pools
  2. Four restaurants
  3. Four bars
  4. Beauty salon
  5. Conference facilities
  6. Zawadi Gift Shop
  7. Bureau de change
  8. Musuli Fitness Centre
  9. Watersports center
  10. Hotel doctor on call
  11. Daily laundry service
  12. Internet business center
  13. Children’s club
  14. Scuba diving center
  15. Evening entertainment

At the time of writing, Southern Palms Beach Resort had a rating of 4.3/5 from 1,341 Google reviews.

Free-Form Swimming Pool

Swimming pools at Southern Palms Beach Resort.

A room at Southern Palms Beach Resort


A room at Southern Palms Beach Resort.


Roof-top restaurant at Southern Palms Beach Resort.

Southern Palms Beach Resort Rates

(All Inclusive)

High Season: from 03 Jan – 30 Apr 2023 & 01 Jul – 31 Aug 2023 starting from US$149 per person per night

Low Season: from 01 May – 30 Jun 2023 starting from US$119 per person per night

Mid-Season: from 01 Sept – 15 Dec 2023 starting from US$137 per person per night

How to get there:-

  1. Return Train (SGR) from Nairobi US$50 (Economy Class) & US$100 (First Class) per person
  2. Return flight from Nairobi Starting from US$180 per person



Call / Text / WhatsApp:

+254 724 177167 or +254 112 963301


With tentative travel dates and the number of adults/kids who will be travelling for a quote