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Kenyatta Avenue Seafront, Lamu Island 80500 Kenya See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed today via mobile

It was a short one-night stay but I will never forget how lovely this hotel is. Very authentic Lamu building with all its features designed or preserved to reflect what is charming about Lamu’s architecture, culture and art. Fantastic room layouts and a location that...More

Thank Hania T
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The hotel is charming and ideally located by the ocean, with fascinating views from the sea-facing room. The rooms are spacious and the house-cleaning, kitchen and restaurant staff are charming in their own way. That said, BEWARE of the front-office staff, namely Agatha and Bertha,...More

1  Thank Emilia S
Response from Lamu H, Public Relations Manager at Lamu House HotelResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Emilia, we are very pleased that you had chosen our hotel. We are a hotel with a long history and good reputation. We do not provide services that are not included in our official price list. We can advise when a client insists. All...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We did not book this hotel, but came there on the recommendation of the local guide. And our highest expectations were justified! We had nice and clean rooms, great views, good food in the restaurant downstairs and comfortable beds. What else does a true traveler...More

Thank Babadogo
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Very good and cosy restaurant! The food is really good! Quite expensive but the quality of the food is worth it! The service is OK, the waiter doesn't know so much about the menu but are very helpful.

1  Thank atrejseeratleve2
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We had a great room overlooking the sea on top floor. Esther and Agatha on reception were wonderful and organised city tours and full day dhow trips and all the staff were so friendly and my requests were immediately actioned. WIFI was great, Nice pool...More

Thank Kiwipet
Response from Lamu H, Front Office Manager at Lamu House HotelResponded 27 February 2018

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

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Boutique hotel made of 2 Swahili houses adjoin, with 10 superior rooms, plunge pool. Luxury accommodation, in the Old Stone Town of Lamu, located on the seafront. Restaurant & coffee shop. Traditional dhows ...More for comfortable excursions. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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US$121 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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