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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I agree with the previous reviewers. This house is well-designed and furnished, very comfortable. Rose and Sironi are very nice and helpful. Just a short tuk tuk ride to anywhere you want to go. Loved Paka Meo, the resident feline who hangs around (but doesn't go in bedrooms or on couches or anything), as well as the yard rabbit and... More 

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Kakamega, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

This is a fantastic place to stay. I was let down by my safari company so I had an unexpected three nights at Swahili House and I couldn't have been happier. Camilla has done a wonderful job of the decor, it is beautiful, with personal touches and very good quality furnishings in traditional Swahili style. It is spotlessly clean. Rose... More 

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camikenya, Proprietario at Swahili House, responded to this review

I am very happy you loved to stay at Swahili House. Thanks to you and hope to see you again here! Just to clarify for who know the parternship between Swahili House and Bush Company, the safari company that has let you down was NOT Bush Company but another one..! More 

Eldoret, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

My husband and I stayed one night at Swahili House recently, and wish we could have spent more time there. This is a really beautifully appointed small airy mansion (bed and breakfast) with three stylish main-floor bedrooms and an amazing open-air top floor terrace with lounge areas and swahili furniture and art. We loved it! It was extremely quiet and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

It's not a B and B its a hotel! Small, cozy and intimate but still a hotel. Best place we stayed at in Africa. Staff are so friendly they cried when we left. There is more space dedicated to hanging out than there is taken up by the rooms which made for a pleasant change... Safe, warm, quirky and right... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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A small luxury B&B in the old town of Malindi ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swahili House

Address: Sea Front Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: $70 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Swahili House Malindi, Kenya, Africa
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