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The Majlis Resort

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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“water sports”(16 reviews)
“indian ocean”(11 reviews)
“seafood”(11 reviews)
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked to come with 9 people for 5 days to celebrate a milestone birthday and had some apprehension after protracted negotiations prior to arrival. It was needless worry. We had an amazing trip. Firstly Majlis is an extremely beautiful hotel - there's great bits...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a Hotel, the best boutique hotel in east Africa let alone Lamu. I have been to some nice places over the last ten years and I honestly enjoyed this one the most. You need to fly into Lamu and travel 10 minutes by speed...More

1  Thank JHONNINA
Response from AddisLondon, Owner at The Majlis ResortResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your beautifully written review. You have captured very important aspects of the experience that we wish our guests to live during their stay at the resort. We remain committed to work relentlessly to improve our service and the overall guest experience.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went as a group of 9 friends. The staff could not have been more helpful, particularly Marco, Peris, Fabrizia and Elizabeth. Initially the food available didn’t suit all of us but Fabrizia soon sorted this out for us with delicious fresh fish and salads...More

Thank Chandrima B
Response from AddisLondon, Owner at The Majlis ResortResponded 2 days ago

Thank you of your kind review; we are committed to improve our service and are working on the overall restaurant experience to meet the highest expectations

Reviewed 5 days ago

If you like superb service - always with a smile, excellent food, comfortable and spacious rooms, crazy cool interior decorating with a mix Swahili & funky style, a beautiful beach and wearing no shoes - this is the place for you. The staff are unbelievably...More

Thank florentinevos
Reviewed 6 days ago

Credit where credit is due, Majlis is beautiful...but it has a very dark side to it. The management could not be ruder to the point where I asked around about them as I thought, if they were this rude to me, a guest - what...More

2  Thank duckdublin2018
Response from AddisLondon, Owner at The Majlis ResortResponded 2 days ago

These allegations of "a local told me..." are simply outrageous ! We love our community and local staff represents 98% of total. There are more than 500 people that depend on the hotel for their daily lives. We follow a policy of mutual respect and...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$246 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$246 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Rooms 21 & 22 AMAZING! Room 21 incredible view and balcony, 22 huge balcony!"
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"Ask for a ocean view."
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"The rooms facing the beach are the best."
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"Seaview with terrace are best"
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