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    JamboHouse

    PO Box 131, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    • Excellent74%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Rooftop Terrace
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    11 - 15 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    The room we stayed in was clean and had a private bathroom. The rooftop deck is the best part of the house- get some breeze, catch the sunset and sunrise, meet new people and of course run into the lovely host. Easy access from the...More

    Thank zipoakinyi
    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    Jambo House has competitive prices and a good atmosphere. Arnold, the owner, and Adam, his assistant, are extremely helpful and insightful about Lamu town. The breakfast omelette was surprisingly good. We stayed in the downstair room, as everything else was booked, during the Lamu Yoga...More

    Thank spaceowl
    Reviewed 3 February 2017

    Our stay at Jambo house was amazing, The meals and accommodation was very good. The owner Arnold is very friendly person and he has alot of information about Lamu. Jambo house have a roof top where you can see sun rise and sun set. and...More

    Thank EliteLuxury_KE
    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    This small and friendly guesthouse has oodles of rustic charm. It is an amazing place to stay. There's no air-conditioning, but every room has a fan. What makes this place special though is its home from home ambiance with a management that goes out of...More

    Thank Nils C
    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    My girlfriend and I stayed at JamboHouse in early January 2017 and had an absolutely great visit. Owner Arnold (originally from Getmany) is a great host and set us up with a couple of great tours: one of the old town, and a sunset tour...More

    Thank Sean M
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$19 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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    Florence L
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from JamboHouse | Property representative |
    Good morning, thank you for your questions. For this periode we only have two double rooms left. For further questions and rates please check our website. I'm not allowed to post constact details here on Tripadvisor... More
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    Oloo1
    16 February 2016|
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    Response from JamboHouse | Property representative |
    Sorry for the late reply, I just saw your question now. The best room we have is Room Lamu on the upper floor. It has an integrated bathroom and a private balcony. Thank you. ARNOLD
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    "We were located at the second floor and we had our own toilets. Very clean and private."
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    "All the rooms are on the same side of the building with windows towards a narrow street."
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    "From our experience, the second floor rooms tended to be a bit quieter since they're a little further..."
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    "Upper floor rooms are good! I suggest a private en-suite always. The top deck open air area is great for..."
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