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Baytil Ajaib

Lamu Town, Lamu Island, Kenya
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24/12/2017 25/12/2017
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Dining (5)
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  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Breakfast included
Smoking rooms available
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Free Parking
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Baytil Ajaib is a perfect setup,a well refurbished Arab house with an awesome view of the town. Rooftop perfect for that romantic sundowner. Meals were perfect and tailor made (major PLUS) and the owner was very hospitable. Very ideal for travellers who want some peace...More

Thank anna b
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here in April 2015 and loved it the moment I entered. The owner Malik and his friend Norbert restored this house entirely and did an amazing job at it! Its swahili architecture right down to every little detail will amaze you. There is...More

Thank Beatrice1992
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Our stay at Baytil Ajaib was an experience in the elegance of true hospitality. The owner Malik and his men, Wilson and Everston were awesome. The rhythm of Baytil Ajaib seduces from leisurely breakfast with fresh juices, coffee, treats from the market, delicious omelettes and...More

Thank Sans-S0uci
Reviewed 19 March 2015

This is a place like no other. I have no words to describe my experience at this establishment which is a wondrous blend between a private home, a guest house and a million-star hotel. We were met at Lamu airport (on Manda island) by two...More

Thank Otroviajeromas
Reviewed 28 June 2014

It was such a privilege to be able to stay in this beautiful Swahili house, which has been restored with such care by the owner, Malik. The spacious bedrooms and sitting areas were furnished with traditional furniture, with comfortable beds. Malik was a great guide,...More

Thank Matthew O
  • Top amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room amenities
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Price range
  • US$ 106 - US$ 212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Number of rooms
  • 4
  • Location
  • Kenya >
  • Coast Province >
  • Lamu Island
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Traveller (65)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (5)
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"Request the penthouse suite"
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"All the rooms have ancient swahili type windows, which allow a cool breeze into the room day and night. No..."
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"There are 4 rooms and any one of them would be an excellent choice."
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"All beautiful sleeping outdoors was the best"
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