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Kenyatta Avenue Seafront, Lamu Island 80500 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous interior and delightful to be in the midst of Lamu town and on the water. Wonderful architectural and decorative details throughout. So many books to discover. Staff are super helpful. We would love to return.

Thank janelyu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a short one-night stay but I will never forget how lovely this hotel is. Very authentic Lamu building with all its features designed or preserved to reflect what is charming about Lamu’s architecture, culture and art. Fantastic room layouts and a location that...More

Thank Hania T
Reviewed May 28, 2018

The hotel is charming and ideally located by the ocean, with fascinating views from the sea-facing room. The rooms are spacious and the house-cleaning, kitchen and restaurant staff are charming in their own way. That said, BEWARE of the front-office staff, namely Agatha and Bertha,...More

2  Thank Emilia S
Response from Lamu H, Public Relations Manager at Lamu House HotelResponded June 13, 2018

Dear Emilia, we are very pleased that you had chosen our hotel. We are a hotel with a long history and good reputation. We do not provide services that are not included in our official price list. We can advise when a client insists. All...More

Reviewed April 9, 2018

We did not book this hotel, but came there on the recommendation of the local guide. And our highest expectations were justified! We had nice and clean rooms, great views, good food in the restaurant downstairs and comfortable beds. What else does a true traveler...More

Thank Babadogo
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Very good and cosy restaurant! The food is really good! Quite expensive but the quality of the food is worth it! The service is OK, the waiter doesn't know so much about the menu but are very helpful.

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About
Description
Boutique hotel made of 2 Swahili houses adjoin, with 10 superior rooms, plunge pool. Luxury accommodation, in the Old Stone Town of Lamu, located on the seafront. Restaurant & coffee shop. Traditional dhows More for comfortable excursions. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$122 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$122 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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Room & Suite (57)
Pool & Beach (32)
Dining (15)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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"Ask for a sea-facing room"
582emilias
May 28, 2018
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"Choose a roof top room over looking the sea"
Kiwipet
Jan 28, 2018
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"Front rooms have lovely breeze off the water, great views and interesting people watching... but are..."
375greg
Jan 22, 2018
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"Top floor rooms are amazing"
227Julie
Nov 2, 2017
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