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Reviewed 20 August 2013

Overall I enjoyed the stay for my partner's birthday. House is beautiful, well laid out and airy. The gardens and plants are a joy. We stayed in the "top top room" which I would recommend - lots of airy relaxtion areas outside the bedroom and...More

2  Thank westwoodboy
Reviewed 19 August 2013

I stayed at Subira for three nights over my birthday in August at the end of a period living in Nairobi, such a beautiful house. Very beautifully renovated with an obvious regard for the environment and cultural history. Two highlights of my stay, returning from...More

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 8 May 2013

I stayed on my own in Subira House for five nights and it was just wonderful; it couldn't have been a more pleasant environment. The place is so beautiful and relaxing, and in an excellent central location. I never felt lonely as the owners and...More

2  Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Had a wonderful 2 night stay here very recently and from the minute you walk in the place is fantastic. It is what Lamu is all about, classic Swahili style with all furnishings in the classic Swahili style with many features that remind you of...More

Thank Sir_Mitul
Reviewed 28 March 2013

We can only repeat the glowing descriptions of Subira House in previous posts. Our experience of this unique setting comes from having spent 8 weeks there, residing in the ground floor apartment available for people - such as ourselves - who require long-term accommodations. Subira...More

4  Thank Rich G
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"I suggest to stay in either room 5 or 6, one of the suites."
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