We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Kau
Post
Inbox
Search

Delta Dunes Lodge

Save
2A Convent Drive Tana Delta, Kau 00508 Kenya
Lock in the lowest price from these sites
Hotwire.com
Prices above are provided by partners for one room, with variable occupancy rules as provided by the property, and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
Traveler (98)
Pool & Beach (23)
Room & Suite (23)

About

Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Delta Dunes, "The Wild place by the Sea," is a lodge uniquely combining beach, river and bush to give you an unforgettable experience. Perched on top of miles of rolling rippling sand dunes with fabulous views overlooking the old delta of the Tana River on one side and the Indian Ocean on the other, alfresco accommodation and mess area are built in a castaway style but with all the ultimate comforts. This is the only wetland of its type in Eastern Africa. Explore this phenomenon with incredible birdlife; aquatic life and wildlife coupled with endless miles of vast uninhabited beach that is wild, exciting and extremely beautiful……all to yourself!
Read more
Property amenities
Free parking
Pool
Free breakfast
Beach
Boating
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Massage
Hot tub
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary tea
Kid-friendly buffet
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Canoeing
Hiking
Fishing
Walking tours
Board games / puzzles
24-hour security
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor fireplace
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
24-hour check-in
Laundry service
Show more
Room features
Bathrobes
Private beach
Desk
Dining area
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Walk-in shower
Complimentary toiletries
Room service
Seating area
Separate dining area
Sofa
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Show more
Room types
Ocean view
Landmark view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Good to know
HOTEL CLASS
Languages Spoken
English, Swahili

Location

Full view
Contact
2A Convent Drive Tana Delta, Kau 00508 Kenya
Getting there
Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport249 miSee all flights
Malindi Airport45 miSee all flights
See all nearby hotels
38Reviews0Q+A11Room tips
Traveler rating
  • 34
  • 4
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Time of year
Traveler type
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
+1
This was the last stop of my indescribably transformational trip with Wow Travel club to Kenya. Our little group (12 of us) arrived with a chartered plane, and swiftly got into our boats, for a beautiful ride to the lodge. Lush landscape all the way, hippos popping their heads up on our way. Many moments during our 3 nights stay, when you just want to pinch yourself, to see if you are dreaming. As at all #SecludedAfrica properties, you will find a very attentive staff, knowledgable and joyous. Our Chef, who was as creative as delightful, has pleased every palette. Genet cats, Bush babies come out at night time, and during the day you can enjoy your private 16 miles long beach for a walk, or sand yacht, beach comb. Or go kayaking on the Tana river. It is eco chic at its finest, sustainable, driftwood heaven. The rooms are open, with your bed wrapped in mosquito net. The pool was very inviting, and laying out in the lovely hammocks, with the soft breeze, was very romantic! Climbing up to the rooms makes you feel like a modern day Robinson Crusoe. You will sleep like a baby here! Sun downers on the boat at sunset, and the clearest night sky lit up will guide your captain back. The sand dunes are so inviting, as are your rooms. You'll never want to leave. As at all stops, leaving was the only negative. Thank you Secluded Africa for this unforgettable trip. Na Kupenda Sana.
Read more
+1
Delta Dunes is a great simple lodge on the dunes, beautiful view of Tana Delta , lots of stairs to get to rooms , good work out, The sand Dollar are big on the beach, it was long drive from Lamu , five hour, 8 KDF checks on way
Read more
Response from SecludedAfrica, Director of Sales at Delta Dunes Lodge
Responded Sep 16, 2019
Dear 856dileshb, Thank you for leaving the review. I am pleased you enjoyed our lodge. We hope to welcome you again and would highly recommend flying by charter to our private airstrip or driving from Malindi (just 2.5hrs). The road from Lamu is not recommended as it is long, bumpy and has many checks, as you saw. We would love to know how we can improve. Please feel free to share your feedback at anytime. Best regards, Robyn, Secluded Africa
Read more
+1
Another amazing experience shared by all at H12. Kizungu and all the staff are really kind, hospitable and hard working. We all really felt at home. The wind was great, we kited in 25 knots and enjoyed riding out at sea and inside the mouth of the river on the low tide. The river cruise was incredible, much much wildlife to spot, and a beautiful way to end the day in style! We will definitely be back!!
Read more
Response from SecludedAfrica, Director of Sales at Delta Dunes Lodge
Responded Sep 16, 2019
Hi questkiteboarding, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you again soon! Best regards, Robyn, Secluded Africa
Read more
+1
My wife and I travelled up from Diani and spent 2 amazing nights at this fantastic location. Perched on top of a sand dune with views over both the old Tana Delta Rivermouth as well as the Indian Ocean, the lodge offers barefoot luxury accommodation that was created with the concept of freedom of free flowing space. There are no doors or windows anywhere and the feeling of being outside at one with nature is overwhelming. The lodge manager Kelly did an amazing job of looking after us and organizing all our activities and all the crew, Ibrahim, Kazungu and Daniel made us feel right at home. We went with the intention to kitesurf and were lucky to score amazing conditions on the first day with a steady 20 knot breeze coming in off the ocean and perfect little kickers that were lining up as the tides rolled back in. The area is wild as has wildlife all around. On our river cruise we spotted a large group of hippo and had the pleasure of cruising through the conservancy which has around 277 different types of bird species inhabiting the area, making the area arguably one of the most important area for bird life in the whole of Kenya. Over all, this has to be one of THE best spots to experience the real African bush to beach experience and we plan to return again as this was without doubt one of our most favourite kitesurfing safari destinations along the East African coast. Thank you so much guys for everything, see you again soon!!
Read more
Response from Robyn H, Director of Sales at Delta Dunes Lodge
Responded Apr 10, 2018
Hi Jamie, Thank you for the incredible review! We are truly humbled. It pleases us immensely to see that you had such a memorable stay. We await with open arms to welcome you again. Best wishes to you both!
Read more
Hidden jewel at the coast in one of Kenya's most pristine conservancies. Beautiful setting in the dunes, delicious food fresh from the see and stunning sunsets from the lovely roof top and open room terraces. All of this with respect for nature, support to the local community and delightful activities, such as boat and birding trips in the vast mangrove forest. Sincere thanks to the dedicated staff for their outstanding service that made our stay so special. Delta Dunes is a wonderful place that make you want to go back...
Read more
Previous
PRICE RANGE
$944 - $1,000 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
delta dunes hotel lamu island
LOCATION
KenyaCoast ProvinceKau
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Delta Dunes Lodge
What are some of the property amenities at Delta Dunes Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Delta Dunes Lodge?
Top room amenities include a desk, a dining area, and a view of a nearby landmark.
What food & drink options are available at Delta Dunes Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Delta Dunes Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Delta Dunes Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Delta Dunes Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Delta Dunes Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Delta Dunes Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Swahili.
Does Delta Dunes Lodge have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.