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    Yumbe House Lodge

    P.O. Box 81, Lamu Island, Kenya
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    Reviewed January 22, 2014

    We arrived at Yumbe House and was charged 35 Dollars for 1 night (Xmas Week). The room was in a horrible state for the money we paid!! The door fridge was broken, the toilet drain pipe was leaking with awful smells coming of it!! The...More

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    Reviewed October 11, 2013

    I'm writing this review while I'm still staying here for one more night, just so I won't forget or neglect to write it later on. There are so many touts waiting for tourists when they arrive at the main jetty, and they are so pushy,...More

    Thank Lisa P
    Reviewed July 15, 2008

    The first time we did not book before arriving on Lamu and were met off the boat from Manda by a group of local people who took us to the Yumbe. It is in the narrow back streets of the old town and well away...More

    Thank doris3
    Reviewed July 18, 2007

    I have been visiting Yumbe for 20yrs and have seen the addition of the courtyard garden - which is now a lovely green oasis. The rooms on the second floor and the tower room are great. This has a real local feel, don't expect swish...More

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    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
    • Also Known As
    • Yumbe House Hotel Lamu Island
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    "top floor for patio area, top room is huge. all have mini fridges, fans and mosquito nets."
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