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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We went to Lamu at Christmas. We spent 5 days in Subira House and now we can’t stop remembering those awesome days. If for us arriving in Lamu was like discovering the paradise, I have no words to describe the feeling of discovering Subira House....More

Thank Marta-PAIE
Response from 922Christina, Owner at Subira HouseResponded 1 February 2018

Dear Marta, your experience from your stay at Subira makes us very happy! You know how we love Lamu very much and really we want to share our feeling with new coming visitors. We even met each others here Paul and I in 1975! There...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017

We enjoyed our stay at Subira House thoroughly. We got picked up at the airport and got assistance with luggage etc. all the way to our room. I recommend one ot the two suites on the top floor since they give you a view over...More

Thank Sven Erik M
Response from 922Christina, Owner at Subira HouseResponded 1 February 2018

Thank you for coming to stay with us at Subira! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. When you come back here there is a lot more to show you! Hopefully you can take some more days off to let you relax even more....More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I spent three nights at beautiful Subira House and absolutely loved our time there. Christina, Paul & their lovely team are all friendly, very helpful and provide lots of great advice for enjoying everything that Lamu island has to offer. The rooms...More

Thank Harriet D
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This place gets a lot of excellent reviews. Mine will likely not be one of them. I doubted for a moment, because it tends to never pay off to be the odd one out, and because the staff was very nice. However, I really wish...More

6  Thank midnight_in_belgium
Response from 922Christina, Owner at Subira HouseResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Elke, i am sorry not to have been present in Subira when you came to stay this last summer! I was of course very shocked to see this kind of very negative review. Michal wrote to us in Sweden that we had a guest...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We so enjoyed our trip to Subira House. Had a fabulous room on the top floor and it was enchanting. Very much old style Lamu which we thoroughly enjoyed! All the staff were most accommodating and it was a perfect stay! Highly recommended.

3  Thank Emily L
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$62 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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"I suggest to stay in either room 5 or 6, one of the suites."
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