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Lamu Island 80500 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful hotel, lovely big bedrooms, with all the requirements in the rooms. Right on the lake and not too far to walk for a swim. We never swam in front of the hotel as lots of boats parked there, but sure it is possible....More

Thank Marcine C
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We booked way in advance and were met at the airport by their representative. The boat ride to the hotel was about 20 minutes but there s no jetty once you reach the hotel so we had to take off our shoes and rroll up...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Kijani hotel while doing a project on Lamu island and I can’t recommend it enough. The staff was very helpful, the food was amazing and the place is absolutely gorgeous. I highly recommend getting up at sunrise (which we had to do...More

Thank PassionatelyNomadic
Response from kijanihouse, Manager at KijaniResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience with other travellers we really appreciate how much you enjoyed. and we really hope to see you back again this time to enjoy the island in more relaxed way.

Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Kijani is a Swahili style boutique hotel and restaurant with ten spacious rooms on the seafront at Shela, a small town close to Lamu. As one of the few in the Lamu area they have a decent pool in a lovely garden and an...More

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Response from kijanihouse, Manager at KijaniResponded 22 August 2018

Hello we at Kijani really want to thank you for taking time to Post a review and share your experience with other travellers. again thank your for your review on the hotel and the team we do appreciate your kind words. we hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Our 4th trip to Kijani. With the grandparents. Kijani has gone out of their way to accommodate them. Amazing food as always. Try the whole grilled fish. Oysters everyday! Lobster. What more can we ask for! Stayed in room 7 and 8 which is perfect...More

1  Thank shahson
Response from kijanihouse, Manager at KijaniResponded 22 August 2018

Hello thanks for coming back we love having you and your family around. thanks for sharing your experience with other travellers we really appreciate that you enjoyed the food, can't wait to have you back.

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Description
In the village of Shela, on the island of Lamu – just off the Kenya Coast – Kijani Hotel offers a unique accommodation with its 3,000 sq. metres of tropical garden. Located directly at the sea front with two More fresh water swimming pools. Kijani Hotel Lamu has 10 rooms spread throughout the garden into three small separate traditional Swahili buildings which formerly were private homes. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$147 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kijani Hotel Lamu
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$147 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kijani Hotel Lamu
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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Room & Suite (47)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (10)
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Contact
Lamu Island 80500 Kenya
Getting there
Lamu Airport5 km
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Ishita M
13 October 2016|
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Response from S P | Reviewed this property |
no, only ceiling fans.
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Marcha C
6 June 2016|
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Response from kijanihouse | Property representative |
Greetings from Kijani.Our guide will welcome you at the airport and there is a 20 minutes free transfer by boat to the Hotel Looking forward to hear from you soon. Kind regards Mwanashee
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"rooms this sea view excellent"
895anils
7 Jan 2018
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"Away from entrance will be quieter"
JorgeB655
5 Jan 2018
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"The premier rooms are great"
B1329KVritat
27 Dec 2017
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"sea view rooms are the best"
GraceN880
1 Dec 2017
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