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Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
An affordable hotel for friends, couples, families or groups. Island Hotel Lamu is close to culture, activities and the amazing Shella Beach.
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300 Plot | Shella Village, Lamu, Lamu Island 80502, Kenya
8.6 km to Lamu Airport
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I've been coming back here again and again over the years, and even lived here for six months. The owner is wonderful, the staff is kind and helpful – I really feel welcome and home here. Island Hotel is not for the picky luxurious type,...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Eivind H
Response from Swaleh M, Owner at Island HotelResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you for being our guest at Island Hotel. Our In-House Kitchen prepares food using fresh seafood from the ocean & organic vegetables from the Shamba. It was a pleasure hosting you. Karibu - Welcome

Reviewed 3 January 2016

This place is truly amazing. First of alle because of the owners and the staff. They are so friendly and helpful. We were a group of 8 people who spent the Christmas holidays there, and we had the whole hotel to ourselves. The hotel is...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Per R
Response from Swaleh M, Owner at Island HotelResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you for your kind words. "The house that receives no guests, never receives angels." Karibu

Reviewed 1 May 2015

Everytime we visit Lamu we stay at Island Hotel, and we always enjoy our stay there. The rooms are simple, but big and beautiful. The food is tasty and the people working there are the nicest. They always go our of their way to help...More

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank Andrea P
Response from Swaleh M, Owner at Island HotelResponded 26 May 2018

Asante Sana ( means Thanks in Swahili). "The house that receives no guests, never receives angels." Karibu

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An affordable hotel for friends, couples, families or groups. Island Hotel Lamu is close to culture, activities and the amazing Shella Beach. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Number of rooms
5
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Number of rooms
5
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island

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"Get up high and enjoy the rooftop!"
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5 Jun 2018
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