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    Subira House

    Behind Lamu Fort | P.O. Box 341, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Traveller (34)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (9)
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good14%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 61 reviews

    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    This place gets a lot of excellent reviews. Mine will likely not be one of them. I doubted for a moment, because it tends to never pay off to be the odd one out, and because the staff was very nice. However, I really wish...More

    5  Thank midnight_in_belgium
    Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

    We so enjoyed our trip to Subira House. Had a fabulous room on the top floor and it was enchanting. Very much old style Lamu which we thoroughly enjoyed! All the staff were most accommodating and it was a perfect stay! Highly recommended.

    3  Thank Emily L
    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    This extraordinary place in the middle of town is a must for the experience in Lamu. It has everything! Not only the fantastic views of the city's bustling streets, the old fort and the Indian Ocean. Christina and Paul have created a work of art...More

    Thank Hans H
    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    If Lamu island is heaven, then Subira house is heaven within Heaven. Look no further, this is THE place to stay in Lamu. I have been in many great guesthouses all over the world and I can genuinely say this is the best place I...More

    2  Thank dal0ula
    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    We intended staying two nights and stayed five, in the very spacious room with a view number 6. Christina,Paul and staff have created a wonderful ambience at Subira & we were so sad to leave. The house has been restored lovingly,tastefully & and in true...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$77 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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    Traveller (34)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (57)
    Bathroom (4)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    4.03 km away
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    "Room 6 great views."
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    "The two top floor rooms have the best privacy and view."
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