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    Subira House

    Behind Lamu Fort | P.O. Box 341, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    • Very good15%
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    Reviewed 19 August 2013

    I stayed at Subira for three nights over my birthday in August at the end of a period living in Nairobi, such a beautiful house. Very beautifully renovated with an obvious regard for the environment and cultural history. Two highlights of my stay, returning from...More

    Thank Angie M
    Reviewed 8 May 2013

    I stayed on my own in Subira House for five nights and it was just wonderful; it couldn't have been a more pleasant environment. The place is so beautiful and relaxing, and in an excellent central location. I never felt lonely as the owners and...More

    2  Thank Charlie W
    Reviewed 7 April 2013

    Had a wonderful 2 night stay here very recently and from the minute you walk in the place is fantastic. It is what Lamu is all about, classic Swahili style with all furnishings in the classic Swahili style with many features that remind you of...More

    Thank Sir_Mitul
    Reviewed 27 March 2013

    We can only repeat the glowing descriptions of Subira House in previous posts. Our experience of this unique setting comes from having spent 8 weeks there, residing in the ground floor apartment available for people - such as ourselves - who require long-term accommodations. Subira...More

    4  Thank Rich G
    Reviewed 30 January 2013

    This is our second stay at Subira House, having spent 2 weeks here last January, we decided to try a month. Lamu is magical and Subira House is the icing on the cake! Christina and Paul have continued to improve this beautiful structure. We are...More

    2  Thank Carolyn F
    Response from crilamu, Manager at Subira HouseResponded 1 February 2013

    All of us are very very happy to read these words! and is so wonderful to have you back here again with us! Soon we will experience the Maulidi Ceremonies, so much is happening here in Lamu Old Town.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$77 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Lamu Island
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    "I suggest to stay in either room 5 or 6, one of the suites."
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