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Overview of Lamu House Hotel

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Terrace/patio
Terrace/patio
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Living area

Lamu House Hotel

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLamu Fort5 min walk
    Popular LocationManda Beach42 min walk
    Popular LocationOld Mosque43 min walk

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Standard Double Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 527 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Double Room, Pool View

No guest room rating
  • 527 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Twin Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 527 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Double Room, Balcony

  • 527 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Double Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 495 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Smoking, City View

No guest room rating
  • 527 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Twin Room

  • 527 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

Lamu

Located in Lamu, Lamu House Hotel is in the city centre. Local points of interest include Lamu Fort, Manda Beach, and Old Mosque. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as snorkelling.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lamu Fort - 5 min walk
  • Manda Beach - 42 min walk
  • Old Mosque - 43 min walk
  • Takwa Ruins - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Moonrise Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Umalila - 3 min walk
  • Bustani Cafe & Book Shop - 3 min walk
  • New Mahrus Rooftop Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Seafront - 4 min walk

About this property

Lamu House Hotel

Beach hotel with 3 outdoor swimming pools and family fun
Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a children's pool and barbecue grills. All 10 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, furnished patios and fridges. Guests will also find room service, free bottled water and fans.
Lamu House Hotel offers 10 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to furnished patios. This Lamu hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.
3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free 24-hour return airport shuttle
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7 AM–10 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Art gallery
  • Children's pool
  • Concerts/live shows
  • Private picnics
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Winery release events
  • Windsurfing

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free babysitting/childcare
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Lockers available
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Rooftop terrace

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Furnished patio

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

Similar properties

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from noon - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 15

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 35
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 20 (up to 18 years old)
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 35
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 20 (up to 18 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 35
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 17 (up to 18 years old)
  • New Year's Day (1 January) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 35
  • New Year's Day (1 January) Gala Dinner per child: USD 16 (up to 18 years old)
  • Valentine's Day (14 February) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 35
  • Valentine's Day (14 February) Gala Dinner per child: USD 19 (up to 18 years old)
  • Deposit is payable by bank transfer and is due within 48 hours of booking the reservation.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Lamu House
Lamu House Hotel Lamu
Lamu House Hotel Hotel
Lamu House Hotel Hotel Lamu

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Lamu House Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Lamu House Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Lamu House Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Lamu House Hotel?
As of 12 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Lamu House Hotel on 13 Apr 2021 start from £146, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Lamu House Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has 3 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is Lamu House Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Lamu House Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Lamu House Hotel?
Check-in is from noon - 10:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Lamu House Hotel?
Checkout is at 10:00 AM.
Does Lamu House Hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle that runs (available on request).
Where is Lamu House Hotel located?
This family-friendly Lamu hotel is located in the suburbs, within 3 mi (5 km) of Lamu Fort, Manda Beach and Old Mosque. Shela Beach is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) away.

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 16 out of 29 reviews
5 - Excellent 55%
Rating 4 - Good. 11 out of 29 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 29 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 29 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 29 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A beautifully designed hotel and a peaceful haven in lamu town. Staff all very helpful and food lovely
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great honeymoon!
Lamu House is a gorgeous hotel with an amazing staff
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A fantatic property. Two old swahili houses completely remodeled. An oasis within a busy Lamu downtown. Excellent pool and the best restaurant in town. The hotel manager and staff make the stay a joy.
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
The property was facing the ocean which was pleasing. However, there was a need for Ac in the room as the air from the ocean wind was strong at times.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2018

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