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Stopover Guest House

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Still smiling after my 10 day stay in Stopover Guesthouse Shela! The best team I have ever had at a hotel, smiles everyday and really good talks. The food was great, especially the cheese pancakes, mango salad and spicy crab soup! Fresh fish was brought...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Stopover is really reasonably priced and it’s beautiful. Lovely room literally overlooking the channel. I ate dinner here 2ce and it was fabulous - beautiful fish and generous portions. Friendly staff and great location.

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Reviewed March 14, 2017

We stayed for 2 nights and enjoyed our time staying here with seafront room, nice staff and good food, and reasonable price. Then we moved to Stopover in Lamu town, not as big as this one, but also worth for its cost.

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Reviewed October 25, 2016

Our 2nd floor balcony overlooking the sandy approach to Shela and line of fishing boats and dhows was a bargain itself. Add the mosquito-netted traditional Arabic beds, eager-to-please staff, and delicious fresh fish meals and you have the perfect spot to experience the varied cultures...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Just recently stayed in this guesthouse with my wife for 3 nights and we had a great stay. The room on the first floor had a great balcony with view on the sea. The restaurant serves great local dishes and the staff is friendly and...More

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Kenya > Coast Province > Lamu Island
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Stopover Guest House Hotel Lamu Island
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Response from MauiLaurie | Reviewed this property |
no ac, but nice big ceiling fans above each bed and lovely evening breeze through large window.
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"I had a sea view room on the 2nd floor which was divine!"
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"Second floor gives you a great perspective of island life"
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"Order in the morning"
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"Top floor is the best room - and worth the difference"
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