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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were at Kijani just before Easter weekend with my Daughter , it was a great weekend , the food was great , I enjoyed a blue ink skid Rossoto , I have had this good before . The staff are friendly and got a lot history of Sheila form the boss - the view from room of sea is...

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Visits to Lamu are special, for me and surely for everyone who sets food on the archipelago. This ancient Kenyan port town remained, by and large, as it was decades ago and gives an insight what life was like in those days when trade was done by dhow and Lamu was renowned for its dhow building craftsmen. Trips by road...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Wonderful hotel right by the beach. The staff were very friendly and courteous right from when we were picked at the airport to the very facilitation of our check in. We were welcomed with madafu (coconut water) and some nice face & hand cold towels (due to the heat). We were upgraded to their Suite room and they even gave...

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Lamu was the last bit of the itinerary in Kenya. After hectic travelling from one national park to the other, the time in Lamu was something that was needed so very badly before returning home to India. Lamu is quaint, easy, green, quite and so very relaxing. Kijani Hotel in Lamu is perfectly in synch with each one of those...

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Pierre1942, Owner at Kijani Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nikhil, Thank you for your kind review.It as been a real pleasur to host you and we are happy to hear that you wish to come back. All the best Pierre

Islamabad, Pakistan
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Tucked away on the more idyllic side of Shela beach, this place evokes an idyllic sense of wonder and tranquility all in its own right. Tastefully furnished rooms with wide open verandas facing the sea, the entire location is bathed in a certain timelessness that is uniquely characteristic of the charm and history of the Lamu archipelago The considerate and...

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Pierre1942, Owner at Kijani Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to publish your Kijani experiences and keep your memory alive.We are happy to have been able to give you some good time and hope to see you again,some time. All the best. Pierre

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 September 2016

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 27 August 2016

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

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Reviewed 23 May 2016

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  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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“The suites are divine but all rooms can be recommended.”
Safariafficionado, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suite No 1 is the best, has two balconies and is private since it has its own stairway to access the suite.also has the best ocean view.”
  • Balcony
  • Welcome Madafu. Best service from him. Bless him.
  • Stairway to the Suite
  • Lovely Bathroom design
  • Madafu...Coconut Water
  • flowers and coconuts
  • Baraza Lights
JudithMbogo, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ALL rooms overlook the ocean channel”
U3925MTmichaele, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The closer the beds to the windows/balconies, the better the sleep. Otherwise too hot.”
SP601, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“Request oceanview at the edge of the property for serenity”
936erint, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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