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    The Charming Lonno Lodge

    390 Kanani Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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          US$180
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          Overview
          • Excellent94%
          • Very good4%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “tower room” (20 reviews)
          “low tide” (24 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 March 2015

          My friend and I stayed at Lonno in January. We had a very peaceful and relaxing three days. We were very well looked after and I would thoroughly recommend staying there. The room was beautifully decorated and very quiet. Having a sun downer on the...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno Lodge

          Thank you for your review, Kate F, and for appreciating Lonno Lodge. Biking freely is surely an advantage, particulary for the brave ones not caring fot the sun :-). But between the Lodge and the centre of Watamu the road is comlpetely flat, and at...More

          Reviewed 27 February 2015

          The owners alternately live in one of the hotel rooms in order to make sure, that everything is perfect. We have been travelling a lot, but never met such a strong commitment. The building is in wonderful Lamu style; the rooms are spacious, perfectly clean,...More

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          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno Lodge

          Thank you Elsbeth H your review was perfect and accurate (with all the compliments you wrote, we can't say something different :-). Let we only add that we have in fact our own apartment inside the property where we normally live, but you're absolutely right...More

          Reviewed 18 February 2015

          We stayed at Lonno lodge for one night. I would defiantly recommend a visit. Our whole trip from start to end was wonderful and we really couldn't have asked for anything better. The room was beautifully decorated, designed, spacious and very clean, the grounds that...More

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          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno Lodge

          FayeAmit your long and heartwarming review was a pleasure to read, we appreciated every single word. We definetely hope to host you again in the near future. Have a great day!

          Reviewed 10 February 2015

          My wife and I just spent six glorious days with Sylvia & Aldo at their super boutique hotel. We can only agree with the other reviewers; it's a beautiful hotel with delicious and highly imaginative food, and well trained, friendly and attentive staff - it's...More

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          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno Lodge

          Thank you John G for noting the position of Lonno Lodge, well away from the road, i.e. well away from traffic, dust, noise .... :-) Hope to see you again!

          Reviewed 30 January 2015

          Now we have been there three times and I'm sure that we will come back again. The family loves this place. Beautiful rooms, excellent pool and the food is amazing. Silvia and Aldo ,the owners are so nice and helpful and will always try to...More

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          Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno Lodge

          Thank you asa470 having you here at the Lonno Lodge for three times in a row makes us really proud of our work, and of our staff as well! And also for our food :-), where we only get the best produce we can find...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Airport Transportation
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$203 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Family Hotel in Watamu
          • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Watamu
          • Also Known As
          • Lonno Hotel Watamu
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          Traveller (256)
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          Dining (24)
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          JEFFREY P
          Jambo. Do you have ground floor rooms / suites available for guests that can't access stairs ? If so, are they available on the 13/14 of FEBRUARY 2017 ? Thanks
          6 February 2017|
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          Response from Clotilde2007 |
          Good evening. Yes, we do have the Deluxe Tower Room at the ground floor, which has no steps and is available for those dates.
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          22 December 2014|
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          Response from Aldo C | Property representative |
          The best solution to work with us is on-line because: • You can see directly availability and special offers. • Each room has different features and prices, and we have only 4 rooms and 4 suites (or ra-ther, we have 7... More
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          "Tower views over endlessly dynamic seascape."
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          "all rooms have great view of ocean"
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          "There are only 8 rooms and they all have good views - it just depends on the room you require (room or suite)."
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          "The Tower Room is a great choice, the views are amazing."
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