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    Banana House & Wellness Centre

    Plot 318 | Shela, Mkunguni, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    Lamu House Hotel
    216 reviews
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    Overview
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good19%
    • Average1%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “yoga classes” (9 reviews)
    “lamu town” (21 reviews)
    “offer yoga” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 6 June 2016

    Monica and th team at Banana are amazingly helpful and friendly. Lame and Shela are truly magical places, and staying at Banana house was the icing on the cake of a wonderful destination. The outdoor space is particularly amazing - the terrace, garden and swimming...More

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    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 7 June 2016

    Dear guest, thank you for your review. We feel privileged that you write the "Icing on the Cake" experience at our house for your travel. Big compliment. We do our best to make our guests feel comfortable and enjoying the peace and beauty of the...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    You wont find a better place to stay in Lamu Island. Fantastic rooms and service. I stayed here a while ago, but I thought they deserved a good review. The food was delicious! Even the owner invited us to a dinner party and we had...More

    Thank CarolMcr
    Reviewed 12 May 2016

    We spent four days at Banana House. The staff is amazing. Always available to assist you. The food is excellent. We finished a two week visit to Kenya wanting to relax in Shela. It was very easy to do. So peaceful. The pool is just...More

    Thank Duane M
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 13 May 2016

    Dear guest, thank you so much for your review and we are pleased to hear that our staff was very helpful and that you enjoyed the food. Indeed the beach is amazing, no person at length! It is one of the unique things in Lamu....More

    Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

    We had the pleasure of enjoying a weekend at banana house, in the penthouse. My family and I were treated to the best food in kenya and pure relaxation. Monika and Banana made sure we experienced the best of Lamu and it's people. Everyone was...More

    Thank Kerry F
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 6 May 2016

    Dear Kerry, Thank you so much for your warm words and we are happy you enjoyed so much the food and relaxation. We always thrive to do our best to make our guests happy. Your little boy is so cute! Hope to welcome you again...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2016

    For three nights enjoyed the astonishingly charming penthouse, the beautifully surrounded pool, divine and timely delivered food (huge plus in Africa!), a lazy quietness in comparison to other fancy hotels in Shela and pleasant friendly partners leading the activities. On the downside the staff, however...More

    Thank Laura Veronica D
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 6 May 2016

    Dear guest, it is indeed very sad to read that you where not happy at all with the service of our staff, the fact that you felt not comfortable and that your laundry was misplaced. I'm very very sorry to read this and this is...More

    Lamu House Hotel
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$105 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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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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