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    The Charming Lonno Lodge

    390 Kanani Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
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    “tower room” (21 reviews)
    “low tide” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 10 February 2015

    My wife and I just spent six glorious days with Sylvia & Aldo at their super boutique hotel. We can only agree with the other reviewers; it's a beautiful hotel with delicious and highly imaginative food, and well trained, friendly and attentive staff - it's...More

    Thank John G
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 3 April 2015

    Thank you John G for noting the position of Lonno Lodge, well away from the road, i.e. well away from traffic, dust, noise .... :-) Hope to see you again!

    Reviewed 31 January 2015

    Now we have been there three times and I'm sure that we will come back again. The family loves this place. Beautiful rooms, excellent pool and the food is amazing. Silvia and Aldo ,the owners are so nice and helpful and will always try to...More

    2  Thank asa470
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 3 April 2015

    Thank you asa470 having you here at the Lonno Lodge for three times in a row makes us really proud of our work, and of our staff as well! And also for our food :-), where we only get the best produce we can find...More

    Reviewed 25 January 2015

    We spent 3 nights at Lonno and had the most lovely time. The lodge itself is beautifully decorated, the rooms are spacious and the pool is exceptionally peaceful with day beds all around the gardens and pool to relax, have a drink and read. I...More

    Thank Minerva560
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 3 April 2015

    Minerva560 thank you for your long and descriptive review, we're happy we've been able to meet your expectations. Safety and security is something we always considered on top of our priorities, and it's a pleasure to find it recognized by our guests. Thnx, have a...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2015

    Over Christmas our family decided to visit Watamu and our short stay in Watamu was amazing graced by the beautiful ambiance and exceptional customer service at Lonno lodge. We couldn't have wished for anything better ...they promised good discounts for return customers and we are...More

    Thank valerie p
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 1 April 2015

    Valerie P thank you for your nice review, we always try our best to accomplish our guest's requests, and even if we're a small property we intend our customer service to be exactly like that: a service to our customers! Thnx! p.s. you're right, we...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2015

    I have stayed at Lonno Lodge several times and will continue to go back again and again. It is a quiet peaceful paradise with a steady breeze and breathtaking sea views.The owners, Silvia and Aldo are true hoteliers and go the extra mile for every...More

    Thank RosieLembe
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 29 March 2015

    Dear RosieLembe, thank you for coming back again to Lonno Lodge with your 2-year old girl, we definetely enjoyed it! Everyone here did his best to be attentive to her needs including custom homemade meals based on her dining time-table, as you said, and we're...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$234 - US$368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 Family Hotel in Watamu
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Watamu
    • Also Known As
    • Lonno Hotel Watamu
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    JEFFREY P
    6 February 2017|
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    Good evening. Yes, we do have the Deluxe Tower Room at the ground floor, which has no steps and is available for those dates.
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    Response from Aldo C | Property representative |
    The best solution to work with us is on-line because: • You can see directly availability and special offers. • Each room has different features and prices, and we have only 4 rooms and 4 suites (or ra-ther, we have 7... More
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    "choose the rooms on the top floor for the best view"
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    "the sun terrace @ the tower room"
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    "First floor and top floor rooms have excellent view of Indian Ocean"
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    "Tower views over endlessly dynamic seascape."
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