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    JamboHouse

    PO Box 131, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

    Arnold is the best host I've ever had in a hostel. He explained us everything and was very helpful. The rooftop terrace is definitely one of my favorite things about this place. It is very well located if you interest is to be in lamu...More

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    Reviewed 13 February 2014 via mobile
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    Wir waren zu zweit, haben nichts besonderes erwartet und wurden überrascht. Das hostel liegt sehr zentral, es ist locker alles...More

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    Reviewed 5 February 2014

    I cannot say how wonderful Arnold is as a host! A big group of us travelled to Lamu and he arranged for us to find the hostel and got an extra bed to accommodate our group! Upon arrival he sat us down with a map...More

    Thank Taylor G
    Reviewed 16 December 2013
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    Es ist schon ein paar Tage her, daß ich im Jambo House zu Gast war (Juni 2013), will es aber...More

    1  Thank Andy_Artig
    Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights at Jambo house. We were welcomed by Arnold with a nice fresh juice on the cute rooftop terrace. He gives you a lot of information and tips. The rooms are very basic, but clean and provided with what you need....More

    1  Thank Tahnee F
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Florence L
    family of five. 14-17th April.resident rates how much? Flo lughs
    27 March 2017|
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    Response from JamboHouse | Property representative |
    Good morning, thank you for your questions. For this periode we only have two double rooms left. For further questions and rates please check our website. I'm not allowed to post constact details here on Tripadvisor... More
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    Oloo1
    Which is the best room to stay in?
    15 February 2016|
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    Response from JamboHouse | Property representative |
    Sorry for the late reply, I just saw your question now. The best room we have is Room Lamu on the upper floor. It has an integrated bathroom and a private balcony. Thank you. ARNOLD
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    birdingday
    Hi,is your room have air-conditioner?
    31 August 2015|
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    Response from JamboHouse | Property representative |
    Hi, thank you for your question. Sorry, we don't have air conditioning. In this price range you won't find any place in Lamu with a/c. Arnold, Owner JamboHouse Lamu
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    "We were located at the second floor and we had our own toilets. Very clean and private."
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    "All the rooms are on the same side of the building with windows towards a narrow street."
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    "From our experience, the second floor rooms tended to be a bit quieter since they're a little further..."
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    "Upper floor rooms are good! I suggest a private en-suite always. The top deck open air area is great for..."
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