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    Baitil Aman Guest House

    Shela, Lamu Island, Kenya
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    Reviewed 19 July 2010

    This is a tue genuine swahili place, run by locals of Lamu/Shela and not by foreigners. Esthetically the guest house represents a good example of the original swahili sober style, the managers and the waiters are kind and friendly. Rooms are clean and spacious and...More

    Thank immiru
    Reviewed 24 June 2010

    Batil Aman is absoutli amazing! Very-very-very beautiful place, great friendly and helpfull staff, delicious food...We felt ourselvs like in a fairy tale. Our room was huge, elegantly furnished and decorated with flowers. Very romantic place!

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    Reviewed 14 March 2010

    My husband and I stayed at Baitil Aman at the tail end of an extended stay in Kenya. We stayed at various places throughout Kenya and this was our favorite. Several friends had recommended we stay in Lamu but we were thrilled by our decision...More

    Thank viaje2010_10
    Reviewed 18 December 2009

    We found Baitil Aman through LamuRetreats.com, and the place seemed very beautiful and, while we really had spent last 6 weeks traveling independently in the dusty and bumpy inland of East Africa, we wanted to find the best value for the money we still had...More

    1  Thank Miqqo
    Reviewed 10 October 2009

    In life, to stumble upon a little hotel like this is very special. It has been created by it's owner out of a pride & awareness of his own heritage & the heritage of his own home town, Shela, on the tantalizing island of Lamu....More

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    • US$67 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 8
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    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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