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    The Charming Lonno Lodge

    390 Kanani Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$207
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          US$207
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          Overview
          • Excellent94%
          • Very good5%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “tower room” (20 reviews)
          “low tide” (24 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 13 January 2015

          I have stayed at Lonno Lodge several times and will continue to go back again and again. It is a quiet peaceful paradise with a steady breeze and breathtaking sea views.The owners, Silvia and Aldo are true hoteliers and go the extra mile for every...More

          Thank RosieLembe
          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 29 March 2015

          Dear RosieLembe, thank you for coming back again to Lonno Lodge with your 2-year old girl, we definetely enjoyed it! Everyone here did his best to be attentive to her needs including custom homemade meals based on her dining time-table, as you said, and we're...More

          Reviewed 25 December 2014

          We have stayed in Watamu on a number of occasions and this small niche hotel has to be the best. It's just out of the centre of the village and away from the bigger hotels. Lonno Lodge has just 8 rooms each one tastefully decorated...More

          1  Thank Crackers H
          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 29 March 2015

          Thank you for defining Lonno Lodge as “a unique boutique hotel which has it all”, your review surely was a unique one! Our staff too say thank you, for appreciating their effort in keeping the lodge hotel spotlessly clean. With the breeze blowing from the...More

          Reviewed 21 December 2014

          A friend and I stayed at Lonno Lodge for a much needed break and and left there at the end of our stay feeling very relaxed and indulged. The hosts Silvia and Aldo were gracious and went out of their way to make us feel...More

          Thank deeputitchyitchyfeet
          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 25 March 2015

          Thank you deeputitchyitchyfeet you review was entirely accurate, and not only in the compliments part :-). We definetely are inside the Watamu Marine Park, and KWS (the Kenya Wildlife Service) enforces strict rules for all the properties facing or being inside any conservation area. We...More

          Reviewed 16 December 2014

          The food is great, excellent care and support for daily excursions with recommended knowledgeable local guides and drivers. Also great just to relax by the pool and enjoy the view, listen to waves break. Very clean and quiet. Spacious. Full-board option was perfect. We also...More

          Thank natskeys
          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 21 March 2015

          Thank you natskeys, we're really happy you enjoyed your stay here at The Charming Lonno Lodge. Hope to see you again!

          Reviewed 25 September 2014

          We stayed at Lonno Lodge one week. It was really a quiet lodge with a beautiful sea view. Perfect to relax! The room was really pretty and big and the swimming pool had a lot of space.The landlords and employees were lovely. They took care...More

          1  Thank melanie A
          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 2 March 2016

          melanie A, thank you for pointing out our efforts in saving water and energy, and for sorting waste, we're pretty proud of our efforts. Thank you again, have a great day!

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Airport Transportation
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$209 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
          • #1 Family Hotel in Watamu
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Watamu
          • Also Known As
          • Lonno Hotel Watamu
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          Traveller (266)
          Room & Suite (61)
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          JEFFREY P
          Jambo. Do you have ground floor rooms / suites available for guests that can't access stairs ? If so, are they available on the 13/14 of FEBRUARY 2017 ? Thanks
          7 February 2017|
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          Response from Clotilde2007 |
          Good evening. Yes, we do have the Deluxe Tower Room at the ground floor, which has no steps and is available for those dates.
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          23 December 2014|
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          Response from Aldo C | Property representative |
          The best solution to work with us is on-line because: • You can see directly availability and special offers. • Each room has different features and prices, and we have only 4 rooms and 4 suites (or ra-ther, we have 7... More
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          "choose the rooms on the top floor for the best view"
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          "the sun terrace @ the tower room"
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          "First floor and top floor rooms have excellent view of Indian Ocean"
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          "Tower views over endlessly dynamic seascape."
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