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| Seafront Shella, Lamu Island, Kenya
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“juice” (3 reviews)
“sea front” (4 reviews)
“lamu town” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, African
€€ - €€€
| Seafront Shella, Lamu Island, Kenya
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The food at Stopover is generally uninspired, overcooked seafood and curries. Also not great for solo travelers as there is no bar, wifi or DSTV. Even the World Cup free on Kenyan TV is not available. Sea Suq just along the beach is far better...More

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We stayed for 2 nights and enjoy with the location (sea front room) and friendly staff, nice food... with reasonable price

Thank justme0028
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I recently stayed at Stopover, it was fabulous. Near the jetty,easy to get to from the airport, just an easy boat ride away. Welcoming staff. Well appointed rooms, simple, clean, comfortable. Beds have mosquito nets. Water pressure good. Great views of the sea front, able...More

Thank suzannawood26
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Absolute delicious fish curry and smoothies. Lovely to eat in then sea front. Thank you for having us.

Thank Hettam5
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I gave this a four star rating, not for the food, but for the view and ambiance. It's right on the point of Shela village and affords magnificent views of the fishing boats and jade waters just meters from Manda channel. It's a friendly place...More

Thank theinspectorishere
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We visited as a couple with our young twenties daughter. What a surprise as we skim across the water from Manda airport and realise that the hotel right on the sea front is our destination! The beds were decorated with local flowers, were clean and...More

Thank Omarmanda
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Always nice to relax with a fresh fruit juice when arriving by foot from Lamu town in the morning before heading to Shela beach for swimming.

Thank lisagBarcelona
Reviewed 31 December 2013

It is never enjoyable giving a poor review, however one does feel it is important in order for the particular establishment to better its service. It was our last night and we decided to try the restaurant out. We had been to many other restaurants...More

1  Thank globalcircuit2013
Reviewed 19 September 2013

It is a beautiful setting on the beach, the service was warm and friendly, the juices were delicious, the prices were good.

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Good value for money swahili food with a personal touch. Come in the morning and ask for the catch (fresh fish) of the day. Come back in the evening and have it prepared the way you like it. This restaurant is part of a guest...More

1  Thank miichel
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  • Address: | Seafront Shella, Lamu Island, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Lamu Island
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