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Shella Lamu PO Box 226, Lamu Island 08500 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Rooms were spacious and very clean with large bathrooms and consistent hot water for showers. Each one seemed to have a sizable balcony with a door that could be opened to the adjacent room’s balcony if desired (one balcony even had a daybed for extra...More

1  Thank TravelGirl322
Reviewed February 18, 2018

We were met at airport with transport by boat directly to hotel. We had prebooked a room at the top for the views. The room was spacious and the terrace was complete with sofas and day bed and other seating and a fridge. B.fast was...More

2  Thank KerryEastAnglia
Reviewed February 5, 2018

Swahili styled hotel with generous rooms and clean comfortable beds. We were on third floor and restaurant was right at the top so you need to be fit. Breakfast was cooked to order with fresh juices. The pool was ideal to cool down after a...More

Thank Harrycrac
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Quality price is good, view from rooftop restaurant is great, food is very good, staff are extremely friendly and accommodation. Location is ok, a short walk into Shela town, easy to get lost but then that's fun. The only down side: the pillows are bricks...More

Thank DaveBMar
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Lamu Island, Shela and the surrounding archipelago was stunning, peaceful, and I did not want to leave. This is one of the most beautiful places that I have ever been and Msafini Hotel is a quiet, boutique hotel that offers everything that one needs for...More

Thank Claire S
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Description
Msafini hotel situated in shella village of Lamu island of kenya, located just 2 mints far from the sea shore of indian ocean. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$58 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$58 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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Traveller (67)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (9)
Dining (5)
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"Must have top room!"
KerryEastAnglia
Feb. 18, 2018
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"Roof top room is fantastic."
DaveBMar
Feb. 4, 2018
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"Ask for a room with a sea view"
wanguik2014
Nov. 14, 2016
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"ask for room 3 on the third floor: it has an amazing balcony and a great view"
395dinam
Jun. 27, 2016
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