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Kanani House

plot 399, Fire Road, Watamu, Kenya
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28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
7 Jan 2015
“Amazing first time Watamu experience”
7 Mar 2014
“Great place !”
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Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

We stayed at Kanani House between 27th and 31st of December, 2014.I personally had such an amazing time there (being my first time staying in Watamu).The staff were amazing,most notably Elvis! He is friendly......and is such a great cook!!! The fact that he was able...More

Thank JonathanKW
Reviewed 8 March 2014

We stayed 10 days at Kanani House from the 15 Feb 2014 and have nothing but praise for the place. It was hot but a very brisk wind saved us from feeling that it was too hot. We saw no unpleasant insects of any kind...More

1  Thank Lillebeth2014
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Kanani House sits on a beautiful coral cliff, boasting breathtaking views of turquoise seas dotted with fleets of dhows, bountiful birdlife and a cool ocean breeze. The house is at the northern point of the popular Watamu coastline, away from the hustle bustle of the...More

1  Thank sjr1975
Reviewed 30 October 2013

We stayed here in October and loved the place. We were the only guests and received great service from its staff. Elvis was very friendly and cooked us delicious food. You just need to think what kind of food you want or choose from menu,...More

Thank Sergej V
Response from sashakamen, Owner at Kanani HouseResponded 27 November 2013

Thanks so much for your lovely review! We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Kanani is, as you say an eco hotel and it's great to have it's unique qualities appreciated by our guests. Do feel free to email me through the website about the...More

Reviewed 24 October 2013

The thought of this place is lovely but the reality is so different - if you are looking to get away and be close to the nature, sleep pretty much in the open air that could be a the place for you. I must say...More

2  Thank oksana g
Response from sashakamen, Owner at Kanani HouseResponded 27 November 2013

While I'm very sorry that your stay at Kanani did not meet with your expectations, it does seem that what you wanted was a sterile hotel, not an eco lodge... As I've discussed with your partner on email after your stay, the insects you saw...More

  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • US$90 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 3
  • Location
  • Kenya >
  • Coast Province >
  • Watamu
  • Also Known As
  • Kanani House Hotel Watamu
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"Sleeping 8 is a bit of a squash! It could also benefit with another bathrooms for communal use and guests"
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