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    Banana House & Wellness Centre

    Plot 318, Lamu Island, Kenya
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    • Excellent76%
    • Very good20%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “yoga classes” (9 reviews)
    “lamu town” (21 reviews)
    “offer yoga” (3 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

    I had the most incredible six nights as a solo traveller at Banana house. Whilst various governments advise against travel to Lamu island it is the most magical and peaceful place and I highly recommend a visit. Banana house has a lovely location in Shela,...More

    Thank Lucy C
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 1 November 2016

    Dear Guest, thank you very much for your review, specially as a solo traveller we really value your comments. And I hope your review answers many questions we receive from other solo travellers. We are delighted to read that you love Banana House food/ kitchen....More

    Reviewed 27 October 2016

    I have been deployed to Kenya and have heard of Lamu Islands but never managed to make it there. When I finally did make it there, it was an absolute delight. It was like being transported to a fairy land. The hosts, the people, the...More

    Thank Richard Sylvain J
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 28 October 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience in Lamu. Indeed Lamu Tamu! And we are delighted to hear that you so much enjoyed Banana House as well. We would love to welcome you again. Many greetings, Banana House team

    Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

    A click on a name in a dropdown list of Kenyan coastal fly-in destinations brought us to a magical system of islands and specifically Lamu. We had booked 3 nights in the Wellness Penthouse @ Banana House. Having been transported into a different world, landing...More

    1  Thank Roger S
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 28 October 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you so much for your warm words! I'm so happy to hear that all our staff looked after you very well, as I was not able to meet you in person. I have shared your review with our staff and everybody gives...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    We stayed for several nights at Banana House and couldn't have enjoyed it more! The house is run by wonderful and hospitable Monika. The penthouse room was beautiful with sweeping views over Shela and the sea. Food was delicious and very fresh. We did a...More

    Thank Crispin10
    Reviewed 15 August 2016

    My partner and I spent four nights at Banana House and we highly recommend it. The staff are all wonderful, and the chef is amazing, food was always delicious. The rooms were spacious and clean. Each floor has a really lovely balcony area to sit...More

    Thank Kate M
    Jannat House
    49 reviews
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    192 reviews
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    Lamu House Hotel
    213 reviews
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    Kizingo
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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    Traveller (160)
    Room & Suite (47)
    Dining (30)
    Pool & Beach (15)
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    Alesha P
    11 June 2017|
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    Response from Monika F | Property representative |
    Hi Alesha, yoga classes are 750 kes a class or if you do 3 or more classes 500 kes. For outsiders it is 1000 kes a class. We do lots of different trips as we have our activity manager. Costs vary of many things, people... More
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    "Bring your earplugs as the village life is quite noisy early hours...donkeys, roosters, babies etc."
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    "The penthouse looked amazing, with private outdoor space (other rooms share common areas)."
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    "Depends what you want as each room is unique"
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    "I would highly recommend to opt for the penthouse at the wellness center , though all rooms had a great view!!"
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