Peponi is Shela’s most popular and largest beachfront hotel, bar & restaurant.
The Majlis is a boutique hotel on Manda Island in the Lamu archipelago. Built from local bleached-white coral blocks and delicately styled to reflect a fusion of Italian style
Off the bustling waterfront of Shela village, dhows sway gently on the incoming tide as merchants and fishermen cross back and forth on the shimmering sand. A few steps away, a few white steps and a small entrance-way to the 13 room boutique hotel with fresh water swimming pool.
Lamu House (Formerly Salama House & Azania House) situated overlooking the Harbor in Lamu Town.
These are 2 converted and completely rebuilt Swahili Houses, beautifully adapted for modern use.
There is an interior pool, Now with a private beach club on Manda.
6-bedroom bed & breakfast guest house, water
Charming private guest house in Shela set in a lush garden with swimming pool, offering true wellness and yoga.
A barefoot boutique 10-bedroom garden guest house named after Fatuma Abu Bakar a Swahili noble woman who lived in the sanctuary until the end of the 19th century.
Locally owned guest House. With a swimming pool and only 5 minutes’ walk to the beach a rooftop dining and sitting area and excellent views of the sea and the village.
It is a small resort consisting of six spacious bandas with shaded balconies and uninterrupted views over the Indian ocean.
Designed to offer cool, comfortable accommodation for honeymooners, couples or single travelers, each Banda has its own bathroom and mini-terrace:
Managed by the Heritage group of hotels, overlooking a deserted 14-kilometre beach on the South-western tip of Lamu Island, Kipungani Explorer is ideal for those seeking a desert island holiday, in a secluded location. An almost private sandy beach
Lamu Palace, Lamu Town, situated on the sea front overlooking Lamu Harbor. Slightly more modern than most of the other Lamu guest houses and hotels.
This is a small guest house with a total of 5 rooms, located in Lamu town. Jambo House offers budget accommodation in clean and comfortable rooms.
Subira house is an Arab style building with two open court yards, pretty arches and two beautiful gardens with our own well water.
There are seven bed rooms and many galleries where to relax in the soft warm winds. The house was built about 200 years ago by Said Bin Sud, important and wealthy “Liwali”, the governor of the Sultan of Zanzibar.