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Shella Royal House

Lamu Island, Kenya
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

The hotel its two blocks awayvfrom the the beach but the terraces allow you to be dinning like if you were next to it. Staff was great and the rooms too. Many day trips can be made such as old portugueses ruins, birth of turtles,...More

Thank josercjose
Reviewed March 16, 2014

A feel of home away from home, very private and warm reception. Fantastic food prepared by the friendly staff. Tucked away behind the sea front, you feel like you're part of the shela community, easy walk to the sand dunes and beach from the back...More

1  Thank smwelu
Reviewed July 11, 2013

The place is outstanding, we felt at home as we were the only 2 at the guest house. It is so relaxing just sitting at any of the terraces watching the sea. The staff were great & warm, the food was delicious. At night it...More

Thank Ghada S
Reviewed January 6, 2013

Stayed in Lamu Old town for 3 nights and then onto Shella Royal House. My friend and I had been disapointed with Subira house, although the owner was quiet charming. Moving further down to Shella was a delight. We were met off our dhow and...More

Thank tankhillmax
Reviewed January 5, 2012

Three of us stumbled upon this beautiful guesthouse house whilst looking for accommodation in Shella and couldn't believe our luck. The guesthouse is beautifully laid out and furnished, and is immaculately clean. There are also fantastic views and a much appreciated sea breeze. The food...More

2  Thank Getupandg0g0
The Majlis Hotel
193 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Manda Island
 
Mawe Resort
276 reviews
#3 of 26 hotels in Watamu
 
Kizingo
121 reviews
#2 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
 
Peponi Hotel
244 reviews
#1 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
 
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  • Price range
  • $45 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 2
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  • Kenya >
  • Coast Province >
  • Lamu Island
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"The higher you go the better the view but be prepared to climb quite a few steps!"
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