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Fatuma's Tower

Shela Beach | PO Box 323 Lamu, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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  • Average4%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

This is the most peaceful, cozy, relaxing, and beautiful guest house I've ever seen. My wife and I went here to celebrate our 30th birthdays. I had booked the trip as a surprise for my wife, and from my first email Gillies the owner was...More

Thank Alastair A
Reviewed 19 September 2015

On a recent trip around Kenya, staying at Fatuma's Tower was definitely one of the highlights. Set in a quiet corner of the beautiful Shela village on Lamu island, Fatuma's Tower is an idyllic Swahili retreat. For those seeking inner peace, a place to practise...More

Thank Dzonyb1
Reviewed 25 June 2015

We are in the middle of a one-week holiday on the island of Lamu, site of the oldest city in Kenya. The two towns on the island – Lamu Town and Shela, the location of Fatuma’s Tower, are medieval Arabian, consisting of tiny twisting alleys....More

Thank Joyce K
Response from Gillies T, Manager at Fatuma's TowerResponded 27 June 2015

Thank you very much for an awesome review Joyce! It was a pleasure having you here and we look forward to hosting you again!! Greeting from all of us!

Reviewed 5 June 2015

Fatuma's Tower is simply a wonderful place to stay in Shela on the island of Lamu. It is situated in the village, set back from the seafront, which is only a short walk. Fatuma's Tower as it says on the website is about "peace, space...More

Thank Sans-S0uci
Reviewed 9 March 2015

This was our third visit to Fatuma's Tower and we will definitely be back again! We stayed in the Acacia Suite this time and it is our favourite room so far, especially with the terrace and hammock bed. We spent 6 nights, relaxing, eating the...More

Thank GemmaLW2013
Banana House & Wellness Centre
153 reviews
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Price range
  • US$95 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Family Rooms ,
  • Kitchenette ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 10
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  • Coast Province >
  • Lamu Island
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"Acacia roof Top suite, or a Top Appartment; also smoking is available outside each terrace of the room home."
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"We stayed in the top floor room with its own roof terrace - fantastic in the evening looking over Shela with..."
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