Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Diani Beach

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Diani Beach. This relaxing city allures visitors with its safari tours and coral reefs. If you're looking for accommodations 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 vacation around the weather, February, March, January and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°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 traveler 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 center:

  • 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)
Transport

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 center. 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 around Diani Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 100 holiday lettings near Diani Beach. From 43 Villas to 30 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Diani Beach is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Diani - Chale Marine National Park and Reserve: 169 holiday lettings
  • Shimba Hills National Reserve: 102 holiday lettings
  • Tiwi Beach: 186 holiday lettings
  • Nyali Beach: 153 holiday lettings
  • Mombasa Marine National Park: 162 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Diani Beach listed on HomeAway 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. HomeAway offers 43 Villas in Diani Beach. Our other popular types of Diani Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 10 self catering accommodations

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 71 holiday homes with pool available in Diani Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.