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    Peponi Hotel

    | Shela Beach, Lamu Island, Kenya
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    5 Nov 6 Nov
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    Traveller (166)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (24)
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “superior room” (9 reviews)
    “lamu town” (34 reviews)
    “the owner” (20 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Laundry Service
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 224 reviews

    Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

    I finally got to stay at Peponi's after over 30 years being told about it while on a visit to Nairobi, it lived to more than expectations. Andrew, the manager, was extremely helpful and helped us with tips of where to eat, places of interest...More

    1  Thank Rashpal B
    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Boutique hotel meaning that the guests receive personalised attention, we had told Andrew that we only had one night/two half days to spend and they organised activities for us to maximise the Lamu experience in the time we had. It's a very serene environment, friendly...More

    Thank Robert M
    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    Peponi truly is paradise in person! The ambience and general feel is out of this world. Although the food and drink prices are not 'cheap' but it totally worth it. Most definitely visiting again soon!

    2  Thank knjenga9
    Reviewed 17 April 2017

    The only place to stay in Lamu! Time stops in Peponi. Though we were only there for three nights, the Peponi magic made it feel like much more. The place to re-charge, re-connect and completely rejuvinate your body and soul! Carole is the most amazing...More

    Thank cynthiased
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    If you want a quiet day, or one full of water activities, Peponi offers all in spades. The Shela location is wonderful with miles of sandy white beaches. Rooms are very comfortable, food was top notch and the hotel has a lovely 'home' feel. What...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
    • Also Known As
    • Peponi Hotel Lamu
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    Traveller (166)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (24)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (88)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    49 reviews
    3.75 km away
    Kijani Hotel
    126 reviews
    .34 km away
    Lamu Palace Hotel
    34 reviews
    3.00 km away
    The Majlis Hotel
    198 reviews
    .87 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Peponi Hotel Restaurant
    197 reviews
    .40 km away
    Seafront Cafe
    30 reviews
    3.11 km away
    Majlis Restaurant Lamu
    36 reviews
    2.31 km away
    Bush Gardens Restaurant
    34 reviews
    3.34 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Lamu Old Town
    251 reviews
    3.42 km away
    Lamu Mysteries
    8 reviews
    3.42 km away
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    Room Tips
    "No such thing as a great room in this hotel."
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    "best rooms are the delux rooms right at the beach"
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    "They are all stunning in their own way - superior rooms have great views, the rooms on beach capture the Lamu..."
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    "The more recently added rooms (27,28 and 29 say) are more spacious, have lovely views and are to be preferred."
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