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Lamu Island 80500 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews swahili style the owner lamu town list is endless rooms overlooking shela beach open sea wonderful hotel chilli crab place to stay perfect place an oasis yogurt dhow trips curry enjoyed my stay sunset cruise
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had to visit Lamu for a work assignment, and had to look through the Internet for a good place to sleep. I read a couple of reviews about hotels in Shela - a more touristic part of Lamu - I finally settled for Kijani...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Kasaine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not get the opportunity to stay here but had lunch. Best Ceviche and Chilli crab ever. Even the Naan (Indian bread) was freshly made. This was honestly not your restaurant type cuisine. It felt as if you were having this at home and all...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank louis666x
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a weekend here last month. Our room and bathroom were large and clean The gardens and poolside are serene and beautiful with a cold beer in hand. The food was fantastic. Chilli garlic crab any (pre ordered) oysters recommended. Staff are prompt and friendly....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Kazoo85
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful boutique hotel is the perfect escape for family, friends and couples (even alone). Located on Shella Island, Lamu, it provides you with the perfect balance of rustic island life in the comforts of swahili style hotel. The rooms are are big and beautiful,...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank TShahKE31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are ALL amazing, location is second to none and the views spectacular - we loved the restaurant for both breakfast and dinner. If it not so far away we would be there annually. Great beaches, fishing and sunsets.... no cars! We also loved...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank David M
Response from kijanihouse, Manager at KijaniResponded 1 week ago

Dear David thank you for taking the time to share you experience with others we really appreciate that. its was such a pleasure to host you we are so happy you enjoyed our home our island and we really hope you will be back to...More

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Description
In the village of Shela, on the island of Lamu – just off the Kenya Coast – Kijani Hotel offers a unique accommodation with its 3,000 sq. metres of tropical garden. Located directly at the sea front with two More fresh water swimming pools. Kijani Hotel Lamu has 10 rooms spread throughout the garden into three small separate traditional Swahili buildings which formerly were private homes. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$146 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kijani Hotel Lamu
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$146 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kijani Hotel Lamu
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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Room & Suite (48)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Ishita M
13 October 2016|
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Response from SP601 | Reviewed this property |
no, only ceiling fans.
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marchac2016
6 June 2016|
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Response from kijanihouse | Property representative |
Greetings from Kijani.Our guide will welcome you at the airport and there is a 20 minutes free transfer by boat to the Hotel Looking forward to hear from you soon. Kind regards Mwanashee
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Room Tips
"All the rooms are unique in their own way, it depends on your budget and size."
TShahKE31
1 week ago
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"water view is essential"
C4655DUdavidm
2 weeks ago
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"rooms are stategically built to for the stunning views."
dhrutin2018
4 weeks ago
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"rooms this sea view excellent"
895anils
7 Jan 2018
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