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Samaki House Vacation Home Lamu

Samaki House

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Phone: 0033493083705

Architects restored 300yr Old Swahili Mansion on Lamu Island. Panoramic sea-views, shaded courtyard garden,extensive roof terraces. UNESCO World Heritage Site offering the ultimate holiday experience.

  • Price from 200 USD / Day
  • Capacity up to 8 people
  • 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms
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Last updated: 06/24/2009

This is your property ?


Traditional Swahili Mansion house offering luxury accommodation to discerning traveller. Centrally located in Lamu Town on Lamu Island on the Kenyan Coast. The Island is a car free zone where transport is via Donkey, Dhow, or by footpower. Excellent local facilities, Food and fish markets, Museums, cultural excursions and activities. Watersports, Island trips, Dhow sailing and fishing all locally available. Easily accessible from Nairobi or Mombasa - perfect end to a safari. The property is fully equipped with electrical backup and attentive housestaff. Enjoy the true Lamu experience;

Prices & deals

Lowest Daily Price:
200 USD
Highest Daily Price:
600 USD
Lowest Weekly Price:
1400 USD
Highest Weekly Price:
4200 USD
Cleaning fee:
Charging Method:
Payment Types:
  • No Cash
  • No Credit Card
  • No Cheque
  • No Travellers cheque
  • No Paypal
  • No Wire Transfer

Location & area

Centrally located property overlooking Ocean and waterfront. Regular flights from Nairobi & Mombasa.

Samaki House, Lamu, Kenya
Accommodation located in:
coastal, island property, near historical interest, town!

Amenities & services

Fully serviced Property, staff will do shopping at local market for you, extensive range of cookbooks to select menus from. Property is complete with Solar panels and Electrical backup. Extremely spacious terraces complete with hammocks and furniture with lounges/entertaining areas. The Terrace of the Master Bedroom has a small pool.

# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Single beds: 2
  • Double beds: 3
  • Baby cots: 0
  • Single sofa beds: 0
  • Double sofa beds: 0


  • No Bath:
  • No Hair Drier:
  • Yes Shower:
  • Yes Towels:


  • No Washing Machine:
  • Yes Work Desk:
  • Yes Bed Sheets:
  • No Bikes:
  • No Cable/Satelite TV:
  • No Internet Broadband:
  • No Internet Dial Up:
  • Yes Ironing Board:
  • Yes Stereo/Radio System:
  • No Library:
  • No Telephone:
  • Yes DVD Player:
  • No Fax:


  • No Butler Service:
  • Yes House Chef:
  • No Local Guides:
  • No Local Transportation:
  • No 24h Concierge:
  • No Tours & Excursions:


  • Yes Fridge & Freezer:
  • Yes Crockery & Utensils:
  • No Dish Washer:
  • Yes Microwave:
  • Yes Oven:
  • No American Kitchen:

Living room

  • No Fireplace:
  • No Sofa Bed:
  • Yes Table & Chairs:


  • No Private Beach:
  • No Barbecue:
  • No Sauna:
  • Yes Garden:
  • No Shared Bathroom:
  • No Spa / Jacuzzi:
  • No Swimming Pool:
  • No Lift / Elevator:
  • No Disabled Facilities:
  • No Tennis Court:
  • Yes Terrace:
  • No Parking:
  • No Pets Welcome:


  • Yes Safe:
  • Yes Sea View:
  • No Central Heating:
  • No City View:
  • Yes Daily Cleaning:
  • No Air Conditioning:
  • No DVD/Music Collection:
  • No Ensuite Bathroom:
  • No Balcony:

Additional information

Board Basis:
Accommodation Only
Welcome pack:
Visitors will be met by the Housestaff at Manda Airport for private boat transfer to the property. A local guide book is available to assist you in your stay - house staff can arrange boat trips etc on a no commission basis.
Extra meal info:
Select your own individual menus in consultation with the chef. Excellent local seafood.

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