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Jannataan Hotel

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Shela, Lamu Island 80500 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Pool
Kitchenette
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

The moment I walked in I started wondering every thing I would do if I managed this place to make it #1 in TripAdvisor. It doesn’t really need a whole lot of money as the building itself already has so much potential! First the good:...More

Thank ErikaFiuza
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

While it’s true that Jannataan could use an upgrade, this hotel is perfectly clean and has all the basics for a budget traveler who wants to stay in Shela. I paid 4,000 KsH to stay in a big room here, the next cheapest place was...More

Thank Julianabritto
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

The nearest 5-star hotel is across the channel on Manda Island. It costs 6 to 10 times more than at Jannataan. There levels of service cannot be the same. You get what you pay for. We figured out how to eat well at Jannataan. Talk...More

Thank Abdallah T
Reviewed March 21, 2017

While you won't get treated badly, the neglect you receive is probably just as bad. I've stayed in hotels all over the world, and this is the first time I've EVER written a negative review...Probably because this was the first time I've gotten so upset...More

2  Thank FawziaMunshi
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

First of all I would like to give a big shout out to the owner and the whole staff who were BEYOND helpful and nice during our entire stay. They really went out of their way to make everything great. The hotel is 3 minutes...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Pool
Room types
Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$25 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$25 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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"The first wing on the right (where the kitchen is) has a WONDERFUL roof terrace. Beautiful views and really..."
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