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Baitil Aman Guest House Restaurant - CLOSED

Shella, Lamu Island, Kenya
+254 42 633022
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
19 May 2015
“Under the stars”
4 Nov 2014
“Batil aman”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, African, Vegetarian Friendly
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Service
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LOCATION
Shella, Lamu Island, Kenya
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

If you are Dreaming of a Romantic Dinner Under the Stars,the roof top of Baitil Aman is the place to be.You Will be serve tasty local Swahili food seating on soft pillow.After your meal,awaiting for a spicy coffee,millions of stars are blinking just for you...More

Thank 770Emmanuel
Reviewed 4 November 2014

A very nice hotel and restaurang just off the beach in Shella, but it is worth to walk those hundreds meter to get good food and also to look at this old Shella house.

Thank Sidney P
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Staying in this hotel was an amazing experience. We absolutely loved it. We chose Room 6 because of its size and the ancient Arabic feel to it. The restaurant was good, especially the Swahilli dinner we had on the roof. I do hope that we...More

1  Thank SusanMargaret1950
Reviewed 14 May 2013

A quiet afternoon in low season I stumbled on this beautiful little restaurant which is part of the Baitil Aman guesthouse. While waiting for my lunch, and during my coffee, the lovely waiter - Ngala, regaled me with the history of the 250 year old...More

2  Thank joodmc
Reviewed 1 January 2012

Friendly but very slow service. Roof top cushions under the sky gives lovely setting.

Thank BMagowan
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Simple and good food to low prices. Don't forget to ask if you can eat at the roof.

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 26 October 2010

A friend and I went here for dinner and it was an amazing experience. We sat on pillows on the rooftop amongst lanterns while we enjoyed the best food of our entire trip! The staff was so great and accommodating which made the experience even...More

Thank alberty5
Reviewed 11 April 2010

We had two of our most enjoyable dinners in Shela at the Baitil Aman. The food is nothing super fancy -- pretty good Swahili cuisine -- but the best thing is the atmospheric rooftop setting, where you sit on cushions under the stars and eat...More

Thank taptaptaptap
Reviewed 17 November 2009

This place does very nice Swahili food - you can eat on their roof terrace on mats with cushions with a view of Shela and the stars - was really lovely. We had a lovely soup (carrot and ginger) and a main dish plus a...More

Thank Andrea E
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shella, Lamu Island, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Coast Province  >  Lamu Island
  • Phone Number: +254 42 633022
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