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JamboHouse

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  • Average3%
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“jambo house”(57 reviews)
“rooftop terrace”(16 reviews)
“the owner”(39 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
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Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

Arnold is the best host I've ever had in a hostel. He explained us everything and was very helpful. The rooftop terrace is definitely one of my favorite things about this place. It is very well located if you interest is to be in lamu...More

Thank Th312
Reviewed 6 February 2014

I cannot say how wonderful Arnold is as a host! A big group of us travelled to Lamu and he arranged for us to find the hostel and got an extra bed to accommodate our group! Upon arrival he sat us down with a map...More

Thank Taylor G
Reviewed 7 December 2013 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights at Jambo house. We were welcomed by Arnold with a nice fresh juice on the cute rooftop terrace. He gives you a lot of information and tips. The rooms are very basic, but clean and provided with what you need....More

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Reviewed 3 December 2013

If you ever thought it would be great to open your own guest house in one of your favourite places then you should go to Jambo House for inspiration. Arnold has used his extensive experience as a traveller to provide a five star service at...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 22 November 2013

Jambo house is spotlessly clean and has very friendly staff. Arnold, the owner can arrange the best and cheapest tours to go on. The breakfast that comes with the price of the room is a great way to start the day. Lots of fruit and...More

Thank J K
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$18 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$18 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"self-contained rooms on the upper floor."
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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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