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Lamu Town, Lamu Island, Kenya
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Lamu Town, Lamu Island Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Palatial rooms, royal treatment and delicious food make Baytil Ajaib a hidden gem in downtown Lamu. The lovingly restored Swahili house is an art lover’s delight, but what makes this place a class apart are the warm, attentive hosts, local legends Malik and Norbert, and...More

Thank Francesc L
Response from calvin paul W, Owner at Baytil AjaibResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you so very much for this heart felt description of Baytil Ajaib and that we were able to portray the real essence of what we re concerned and desire most sincerely to share with our esteemed clients in this rare delicate culture that is...More

Reviewed March 30, 2018

We were lucky enough to spend 5 nights in this traditional Swahili home meticulously restored to it's original patina by our most gracious and discerning host, Malik. Every room is spectacular and each for different reasons - I would have been happy to stay in...More

Thank Lissa C
Reviewed January 4, 2018

My partner and I recently spent 4 wonderful nights at Baytil Ajaib, on an extended getaway from Nairobi. I could not have wished for a better, more welcoming place to stay. It is rare to find a place which has everything you are expecting and...More

Thank Rach123Reyn
Response from calvin paul W, Owner at Baytil AjaibResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you so very much for this heart felt description of Baytil Ajaib and that we were able to portray the real essence of what we re concerned and desire most sincerely to share with our esteemed clients in this rare delicate culture that is...More

Reviewed April 17, 2017

Baytil Ajaib is a perfect setup,a well refurbished Arab house with an awesome view of the town. Rooftop perfect for that romantic sundowner. Meals were perfect and tailor made (major PLUS) and the owner was very hospitable. Very ideal for travellers who want some peace...More

Thank anna b
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here in April 2015 and loved it the moment I entered. The owner Malik and his friend Norbert restored this house entirely and did an amazing job at it! Its swahili architecture right down to every little detail will amaze you. There is...More

Thank Beatrice1992
Response from calvin paul W, Owner at Baytil AjaibResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you so very much for this heart felt description of Baytil Ajaib and that we were able to portray the real essence of what we re concerned and desire most sincerely to share with our esteemed clients in this rare delicate culture that is...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"If you can, pay the minimal extra charge for one of the suites (Hareem or Garden suite) - you will not be..."
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"Request the penthouse suite"
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"All the rooms have ancient swahili type windows, which allow a cool breeze into the room day and night. No..."
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"There are 4 rooms and any one of them would be an excellent choice."
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