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    Subira House

    Behind Lamu Fort | P.O. Box 341, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    Reviewed 7 April 2013

    Had a wonderful 2 night stay here very recently and from the minute you walk in the place is fantastic. It is what Lamu is all about, classic Swahili style with all furnishings in the classic Swahili style with many features that remind you of...More

    Thank Sir_Mitul
    Reviewed 27 March 2013

    We can only repeat the glowing descriptions of Subira House in previous posts. Our experience of this unique setting comes from having spent 8 weeks there, residing in the ground floor apartment available for people - such as ourselves - who require long-term accommodations. Subira...More

    4  Thank Rich G
    Reviewed 29 January 2013

    This is our second stay at Subira House, having spent 2 weeks here last January, we decided to try a month. Lamu is magical and Subira House is the icing on the cake! Christina and Paul have continued to improve this beautiful structure. We are...More

    2  Thank Carolyn F
    Response from crilamu, Manager at Subira HouseResponded 1 February 2013

    All of us are very very happy to read these words! and is so wonderful to have you back here again with us! Soon we will experience the Maulidi Ceremonies, so much is happening here in Lamu Old Town.

    Reviewed 21 January 2013

    Probably the nicest house in Lamu, it's an original Arab style house, built around the time of the fort, that has been painstakingly restored down to every detail and accent by the Christina and Paul, the amazing owners. It's better than the museum house. Check...More

    Thank Ryan S
    Reviewed 15 January 2013

    It was an absolute pleasure to stay at Subira House. Christina and Paul are lovely hosts - so clearly passionate about Lamu, the environment and their guests. What I loved most was that you are not confined to your room - in this arab style...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$78 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Lamu Island
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