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Great fun if you want some good music and can mingle with the locals, FRI & Sat are busy with... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
was nice,cool and a great mix of locals and tourists.

i expected worse then Thailand after some reviews,but met a pretty decent place with good service... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Kristiansand, Norge
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible14%
21 Jun 2018
“Great Fun”
27 Oct 2018
“This is the place to party if you re in Diani!”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Beach Road Diani Kenya, Diani Beach, Ukunda 80401, Kenya
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Spent all the nights of our holiday there,good prices good music and a fun crowd!It gets really busy on weekends!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DimiVog
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Great fun if you want some good music and can mingle with the locals, FRI & Sat are busy with locals.. Met some great locals.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank StephenL3573
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Horrible service from the lady at the entran ce. Extremely rude and unhelpful! Would never recommend, many other bars on the same strip with much better service.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Janet K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

i expected worse then Thailand after some reviews,but met a pretty decent place with good service and great aircon. all in all a nice experience.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank thormorch
Reviewed 2 July 2017

had many wild nights in shak with my boyz. shout out to the bouncers and the waiters Njeri for taking care of us. I shall be back lol

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank SMookySD
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Nice place to dance and have fun. The staff is fast and they play different kind of music. The lady at the toilet will decide how much toilet paper you can use

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Alessandro D
Reviewed 24 December 2016

A group of us...4 in total came to Shakatak. Service was ok since we sat at the bar. However, they don't take visa. No problem. We had mobile money. Shortly I go to the restroom. I encounter the most crude system ever. There is a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank GlobeTrotting729883
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great music mixed with local and international. I had a great time :) There was a lot of local people and tourist.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Niklusia
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

So before I begin I'll explain my situation. There are 4 people in my group traveling for vacation. Myself, 2 single girlfriends and my husband. Myself and my girlfriends are Americans, but my husband is Kenyan. There was also one additional person with one of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
6  Thank Queen_Sheena83
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The ticketing lady is just amazing, wonderful security and best DJ's in the world! They keep you on your feet and know how to keep all clients happy with just the perfect mix of music.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank MercyOmoro
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