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Mkoko House

Ras Kitau, Lamu Island, Kenya
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04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 3 May 2011

We wanted a really relaxing break somewhere lovely after a couple of weeks on the road around Kenya. Mkoko House turned out to be the perfect choice! Really peaceful, in a secluded location and a warm welcome. We were well looked after by Idi, who...More

1  Thank Morro_11
Reviewed 4 March 2011

This is a lovely lovely guesthouse. A real sense of space and culture within the guesthouse itself- with a marvellous in-house cook and helper- Idi. We stayed for 2 days and it could have been all week, gladly.

1  Thank Jameshannay
Reviewed 13 December 2010

We spent two nights in Mkoko house in December 2010. This was of my best weekends ever: the island is a dream, people are friendly and Mkoko house was just the place to be to enjoy all of it at the uttermost. Mkoko is a...More

2  Thank undersleeping
Reviewed 22 November 2010

i spent 4 nights here in mid November 2010 - having spent the last several months in Nairobi i couldn't imagine a place quieter and more relaxing. Fly 540 dropped me on the other side of Manda and a boat (arranged by Mkoko house) picked...More

Thank AnnMarie083
Reviewed 19 September 2010

I stayed at Mkoko House for 4 nights in August. I was a bit suspicious of all the positive reviews - but it really did live up to all of them. It was SO much nicer being on Manda island than Lamu (I tried both)...More

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  • Top amenities
  • Beachfront
  • Number of rooms
  • 3
  • Location
  • Kenya >
  • Coast Province >
  • Lamu Island
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"First floor suite is fantastic"
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"all lovely!"
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"There are three rooms, by far the nicest is the large double on the first floor which has an ensuite, the..."
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