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Budget Hotels in Lamu Island

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#10 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
One traveler mentioned "budget" when describing this hotel.
  • "Some problems with every-day cleaning (we stayed for a week and no one cleaned the floor even once). Generally speaking a great place for us, backpakers and budget travellers...."
  • "A very cosy place in a very good location in Lamu. The owner tries his best. I advice breakfast (optional) - a good piece of fruit, coffee and egg meal (omelette, scrambled etc.). Rooms very nice,..."
#4 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
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  • "Lamu island offers nice restaurants and beaches, but the real attraction is the history and culture of this World Heritage Site. My apartment was painstakingly restored, beautifully furnished and exc..."
  • "It was a perfect ending for me and my sister after a long safari trip to stay at Baytil Ajaib. I knew I was going to have a great time at the place the minute I walked into this beautiful house, and I..."
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#6 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
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  • "If you want some real downtime, this is the place to go. The weather is always beautiful and the service and friendliness of the staff surpasses anything i have ever experienced before. Make sure you ..."
  • "A de luxe hotel between an acacia forest and red pepper trees and a virgin beach. Builded with the traditional Swahili architecture, giving you the feeling that you are in an old Swahili village but ..."
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#19 of 26 Lamu Island B&B and Inns
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  • "Nyuma Gereza is a guesthouse wonderfully situated in the center of Lamu Town, just behind the market. The owner strongly dislikes beach boys and other touts, so it is not as widely known as the other ..."
  • "This is an immaculately clean, quiet, simple guest house, whose owner, managers and staff are extremely welcoming, trustworthy and helpful. I was very happy with the location. It's just behind th..."
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#7 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
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  • "Jannat House is a very charming house with a lot of stairs, verandahs and rooms here and there. The swimmingpool and restaurant by the poolside is a very nice meeting point, the staff are very friendl..."
  • "Jannat House is located in the old town. It is traditional but with modernised facilities. It captures the essence of Lamu and is convenient for the harbour and the town. The rooms are comfortable, th..."
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#9 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
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  • "We didn't plan to stay here but after our booking fell through at another hotel, we were recommended to check this place out. We were immediately glad about the overbooking because the Sunsail turned ..."
  • "A locally owned muslim hotel right on the seafront - so no alcohol allowed inside. A great verandah to sit on and watch the waterfront. Nice rooms with fans and showers/toilets. Very secure and freind..."
#17 of 26 Lamu Island B&B and Inns
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  • "I was with Sabina (review below). Jannataan was like a mini paradise for us. Great value - works out less than £15 per person per night, including a beautiful breakfast of gorgeous fresh fruit, fres..."
  • "My friends and I arrived in Shela at night after a pretty horrific 10 hour bus journey from Mombassa and arguements with beachboys to get a boat to the island. When we walked into Jannataan Hotel - wh..."
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#8 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
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  • "New Lamu Palace Hotel is a really great place to visit if you want to spend a little time exploring Lamu Town. We were met at the airstrip on Manda Island by staff from the hotel and taken by their bo..."
  • "Very basic hotel. The hotel provides the basics and is very run down. The staff are however very friendly which makes up for the lack of the wow factor. It can get quite stinky in the evening due t..."
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#3 of 11 hotels in Lamu Island
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  • ""... gimme just one more night" - this is the Majlis hymn, and very appropriately so. I can't imagine anybody not burning with this wish on the final day. I could write pages about the beauty and s..."
  • "We stayed at the Majlis for 7 nights after a 3 night safari trip, we also had our wedding ceremony at the hotel. Firstly the rooms are beautiful and were way beyond my expectations, the decor and art..."
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