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Dining (27)
Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“superior room”(10 reviews)
“the owner”(24 reviews)
“lamu town”(39 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One cannot get more serene and closer in proximity to the quiet, light waves of Lamu/Shela. Superior rooms lovely, especially number 22 where you sit on a private balcony above the water. The food, amazing and the bar a quiet hot spot with a lovely...More

Thank Damon A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (family of 5 -children aged 17,14 and 12) have just returned from an amazing trip to Kenya and the most fabulous 4 nights at Peponi Hotel in Lamu. What a find! The Lonely Planet describes Peponi as "the beating heart of Shela "- this...More

Thank carolinehart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have just come back from Lamu Island, where i stayed at the Peponi for 5 days. My room was clean with a large balcony also had Frangipani flower everywhere. The staff were extremely helpful, and the food was amazing.

Thank Avril L
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The Caprese Salad i ordered in the restaurant of Hotel Peponi was a terrible imitation of the real Insalata Caprese ! A few small slices of tomato and Brown's , vacuum packed, dry ' mozzarella' imitation tough like chewing gum, no basil leaves ! SO...More

1  Thank lisagBarcelona
Reviewed August 6, 2018

There is nothing that has been overlooked in this idyllic magical property. From Frangipani flowers in the footbaths to mouthwatering delectable treats of culinary delight, delivered by a family of fantastic staff who goes out of their way to please every aspect of your experience....More

Thank lovinthemara
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Also Known As
Peponi Hotel Lamu
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Also Known As
Peponi Hotel Lamu
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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Traveller (192)
Room & Suite (46)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (18)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"All the rooms have a sea view but an outside terrace with a swing bed is amazing"
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"I did not stay here so I can't tell you."
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"room 22 is brilliant,"
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"Ask for a room in the garden area."
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