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    Manda Bay

    Manda Island | Lamu, Lamu Island, Kenya
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    06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveler (66)
          Room & Suite (32)
          Pool & Beach (18)
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          Overview
          • Excellent86%
          • Very good8%
          • Average5%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travelers talk about
          “bush babies” (4 reviews)
          “seafood” (7 reviews)
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          Airport Transportation
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Room Service
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          The Majlis Hotel
          184 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Manda Island
           
          Kizingo
          120 reviews
          #2 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
           
          The Red Pepper House
          12 reviews
          #5 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
           
          Jannat House
          45 reviews
          #6 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
           
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          1 - 5 of 79 reviews

          Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

          Debbie, Fuzz and team made our stay unforgettable. From setting foot on Manda beach when our boat - from Lamu airport - arrived we were enchanted. We could not believe that such a place existed other than in films - rooms with windows only covered...More

          Thank classinaglass
          Response from Caragh R, Owner at Manda Bay

          Thank you so much for your review on the lodge and wonderful that you had Fuzz and Debbie to look after you. Keeping the buffalo going is a challenge and I know it was good and warm whilst you were there. We hope to welcome...More

          Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

          From the time we arrived (2 families with children aged 9-12) Debbie (manager) and her staff went out of their way to ensure we had an amazing time! The food was delicious and the children catered for amazingly well! We sailed, paddle boarded, kayaked, fished,...More

          Thank saskiajp
          Response from Caragh R, Owner at Manda Bay

          Thank you for your wonderful review. We value all that you have written as it gives a good idea that Manda is a family friendly destination. It has been our home for many years and it is wonderful to see guests returning to our little...More

          Reviewed April 16, 2017

          We stayed four nights at this amazing hotel. We had a room which was right on the sea wall facing the Indian ocean. Azza the water buck comes everyday to visit. She was orphaned but is ever so friendly. Every meal was wonderful but the...More

          Thank Ali671162
          Response from Caragh R, Owner at Manda Bay

          We are so happy you enjoyed Manda and all its animals and that you well cared for. We value your review and hope to welcome you back another day.

          Reviewed March 30, 2017

          My room looked out to the Indian Ocean.I had a swinging bed on the porch & a comfy bed inside. Snorkeling was wonderful on a typical coral reef along with an afternoon drive through the island forest with Bushbuck & Yellow Baboons & loads of...More

          Thank Patty P
          Response from Caragh R, Owner at Manda Bay

          Thank you Patty for you review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Watching the buffalo and bushbuck come to be fed is quite a sight. Really hope we see you next year. With the travel advisory lifted from lame , we are looking...More

          Reviewed March 25, 2017

          We visited in the middle of a severe drought, so drinkable water was at a premium for both people and animals, yet our hosts ensured we had all we needed. The tent bedrooms are comfortable and spacious, with most of them fronting on the sea...More

          Thank Jessie M
          Response from Caragh R, Owner at Manda Bay

          Thank you for your comments and we are very happy you enjoyed your stay. It is tough times for the all when there is no fresh water on the island. We are working on a plan to buy a new de- salinator which will increase...More

          The Majlis Hotel
          184 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Manda Island
           
          Kizingo
          120 reviews
          #2 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
           
          The Red Pepper House
          12 reviews
          #5 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
           
          Jannat House
          45 reviews
          #6 of 10 hotels in Lamu Island
           
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          • 16
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          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Lamu Island
          • Also Known As
          • Manda Bay Hotel Lamu Island
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          Traveler (66)
          Room & Suite (32)
          Pool & Beach (18)
          Dining (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (25)
          Bathroom (2)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
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          235 reviews
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          dmuinde
          Is this hotel in Manda Bay or in Lamu? Are there any hotels in Manda Bay or we have to live in Lamu
          September 7, 2016|
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          Response from Marc-MiddleEast | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, this small resort is on Manda island. It takes about 30 minutes by small boat to Lamu town. The small airport is also on Manda island, and you'll be picked up by a taxi boat and trip to Manda Bay resort takes about 15... More
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          "Go for the odd number room because they are closest to the sea."
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          "Beach front but any room has a beach view."
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          "Ask for the rooms next to the sea wall--the sea breezes keep them cool and comfortable."
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          "one of the rooms overlooking the sea"
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