H&S Holidays- Recommended Destination For The Week- Lamu, Kenya
H&S Magazine Recommends Lamu
Start Planning A Family Fun Vacation To Lamu
The lamu Archipelago is a small group of Island situated on Kenya´s Northen Coast line, near Somali. It is made up of Lamu, Manda, pate and Kiwayuu islands.
Lamu town is the headquarter of Lamu District, one of the six districts of Kenya´s Coast Province, which boarders the Indian Ocean to the east, the Tana River District to the South-West, the Garissa District to the North and the republic of somali to the North-East.
The County has a land surface area of 6,474.7 Km2 that includes the mainland and over 65 Islands that forms the Lamu Archipelago. The total length of the coastline is 130 km while land water mass area stands at 308km.
Recommended Place To Stay While In Lamu
These selected properties offer great accommodation and offers a unique experience with all the features of comfort and safety.
Set in Lamu, Manda Bay offers accommodation with an outdoor pool, free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar.
There is a private bathroom with shower and bathrobes in each unit, along with free toiletries.
Guests at the lodge can enjoy a buffet breakfast.
Manda Bay offers a sun terrace.
A barbecue and a private beach area can be found at the accommodation, along with a garden.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.
The Majlis Resort
Experience world-class service at The Majlis Resort
The Majlis Resort is located in Lamu with views of the Ras Kitau Bay on Manda Island. Featuring exteriors and interiors reflecting a fusion of Italian and Swahili-style design, the resort offers free Wi-Fi.
The elegant rooms come with mosquito nets draped over the bed, white interiors and traditional designed furnishings. It includes a minibar, air conditioning and safe. Some rooms have a sea view and a garden view.
The Majlis Resort restaurant offers vegetarian, fresh seafood and wood-fired pizzas, and serves international, Italian and Swahili dishes.
An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including cycling, windsurfing and canoeing. Lamu Museum is 1 km away.
Free airport pick up and drop off.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.
Faliera Hotel, Restaurant & Art Gallery
Located on the beachfront in Lamu and featuring a restaurant, Faliera Hotel, Restaurant & Art Gallery has free WiFi throughout the property. Boasting room service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The hotel features family rooms.
At the hotel, rooms include a desk. Rooms come complete with a private bathroom equipped with a shower and free toiletries, while certain rooms at Faliera Hotel, Restaurant & Art Gallery also provide guests with a seating area. At the accommodation every room is equipped with bed linen and towels.
Guests at Faliera Hotel, Restaurant & Art Gallery can enjoy a à la carte breakfast.
Popular points of interest near the hotel include Manda Beach, Shela Beach and Mnarani House.
Faliera Hotel, Restaurant & Art Gallery has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 26 Mar 2022.