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    Lamu House Hotel

    Kenyatta Avenue | Seafront, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    US$121
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    Traveller (217)
    Room & Suite (53)
    Pool & Beach (32)
    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good9%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “swahili style” (12 reviews)
    “daily life” (4 reviews)
    “old town” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Laundry Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 158 reviews

    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    This is a gorgeous boutique hotel on the waterfront in Lamu. Every corner of the hotel is beautiful and stylish and also comfortable. The staff are welcoming and helpful, the breakfast is delicious, and my only regret was that I couldn't stay longer.

    1  Thank MacMillan57
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    Popped in for a couple of drinks whilst wandering past. The fresh juice was fab and the food looked good although we didn't have any. we felt it a shame that they would not allow us to use wifi unless we ordered some food -...More

    Thank bikesrule
    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    If you want to experience the real Lamu, go for sure stay at Lamu House. We were staying in a nice front room overlooking the jetty and the real daily life in Lamu. This small boutique hotel is special because you feel straight away home...More

    1  Thank Msambweni
    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    A perfect base for exploring the old town, everything within easy reach, and gorgeous views from the bedrooms overlooking the Lamu harbour. Nik is a host extraordinaire, taking his guests on sunset cruises, pizza jaunts ... great fun! Will definitely be back.

    Thank BlueMink29
    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    One thousands nights I dreamt of living Sinbad's era ... One Night at "Lamu Houses" made it true... Very accurate in the design, forniture and architecture, the structure has so many corners and each with a story to tell, I just couldn't stop taking pictures!...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$124 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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    Traveller (217)
    Room & Suite (53)
    Pool & Beach (32)
    Dining (15)
    Hotel & Grounds (116)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
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    126 reviews
    3.26 km away
     
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    12.36 km away
     
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    .61 km away
     
    The Majlis Hotel
    198 reviews
    4.39 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
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    30 reviews
    .50 km away
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    1.41 km away
    Bush Gardens Restaurant
    34 reviews
    .27 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Lamu Mysteries
    8 reviews
    .19 km away
    Lamu Old Town
    251 reviews
    .19 km away
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for ocean front view. Killer sunrises and sunsets from the room balcony!"
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    "Top level with private balcony facing the ocean"
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    "Ask for a top floor room with a full view of the sea."
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    "The front rooms have a scenic view of the sea."
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