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    Banana House & Wellness Centre

    Plot 318 | Shela, Mkunguni, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    • Excellent76%
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    “yoga classes” (9 reviews)
    “lamu town” (21 reviews)
    “offer yoga” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

    Having travelled all over the globe and having stayed in 5star hotels,Banana house was exemptional for me and my elderly parents.. The welcome to the house is so warm no comparison Personal chef,Juma was incredible always catering for our meals Personal tour operator and Guide...More

    Thank Bena K
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 12 August 2015

    Dear Guest, thank you for your warm review. Specially we consider it a big compliment that you travel a lot and are very experienced, used to 5 star Hotels and that you really enjoyed our atmosphere and service. This is most important to us. Warm...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2015

    I have just returned from a week at Banana House and it was just perfect. I wanted to get away from the madness of the city and Banana House certainly helped me to do just that. Banana House is just beautiful. Whichever type of accommodation...More

    Thank Annikab252
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 12 August 2015

    Dear Guest, we would like to thank you for sharing your experience on trip advisor. It made me even smile more, as I was not around and I'm very happy to hear that our staff made you really happy! From the cook to the roomsteward...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2015

    We had our honeymoon in Lamu 35 years ago. so we decided to visit again. Decided to randomly pick Banana House & wellness centre for 2 Easter Nights in April 2015. We were identified right from the Airport and brought by boat from Manda Isand...More

    Thank AGM-MARTZ
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 17 April 2015

    Dear guest, thank you so much for taking your time to write your review. Indeed I'm not in the hotel as my son has been hospitalized this week. I'm very happy to hear that you are satisfied about our staff, salim, patricia, saadi and the...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2015

    I have spend a weekend at Banana House and Wellness Centre, in the wonderful Island of Lamu, Kenya recently. We were a crawd of firends: this place is wonderful, no complains at all! Everything was perfect. A wonderful House, penty of colorful bounganvillea, massage service,...More

    Thank Paolo633
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 17 April 2015

    Dear guest, as Mr. Mo , although most people know me as Banana, I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed our house and our additional offers like yoga and swimming pool. We will be happy to organise your next party again. Thank you

    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    wow! Banana House is faultless! Stunning setting, bugonvilia, sea views etc, beautifully decorated rooms, comfy beds. I just loved my 9 nights here! Monika and Banana are so welcoming and generous so I felt right at home and utterly relaxed immediately. The yoga was great...More

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    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 25 March 2015

    Dear guest, thank you for your warm review, specially as you are traveling for a long time, we take it as a big compliment that you are planning to come back! You are most welcome. Lamu indeed is a special place. Banana House management &...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$105 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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    Dining (30)
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    Alesha P
    10 June 2017|
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    Response from Monika F | Property representative |
    Hi Alesha, yoga classes are 750 kes a class or if you do 3 or more classes 500 kes. For outsiders it is 1000 kes a class. We do lots of different trips as we have our activity manager. Costs vary of many things, people... More
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    "Bring your earplugs as the village life is quite noisy early hours...donkeys, roosters, babies etc."
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    "The penthouse looked amazing, with private outdoor space (other rooms share common areas)."
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    "Depends what you want as each room is unique"
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    "I would highly recommend to opt for the penthouse at the wellness center , though all rooms had a great view!!"
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