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    Banana House & Wellness Centre

    Plot 318 | Shela, Mkunguni, Lamu Island 80500, Kenya
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    • Excellent77%
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    • Average1%
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    “yoga classes” (9 reviews)
    “lamu town” (21 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    1 - 5 of 136 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Banana house is a very beautiful and nice place to stay. We had a very warm welcome by everyone, a beautiful and quiet room. The hotel is close to the see but has a nice swimming pool as well. Moreover, the food is great and...More

    Thank Thierry v
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded yesterday

    Dear guest, thank you for your nice review. We would love to welcome you back any time! Warm greetings, Banana House team

    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    Would recommend banana house anytime as your place to stay in lamu: beautiful relaxing house where you immediately feel at home. Trips organized from banana house for good prices (tip: take the lamu city tour with hamza AND the sailing trip). Ask for a room...More

    Thank bramk88
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 11 August 2017

    Dear guest, thank you for your review and we are happy that you enjoyed the Lamu town tour with Hamza. We will give him the compliment. We hope to welcome you another time.

    Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights in the king suite with seaview and it was really hard to leave the room. It is so cosy and it has a beautiful view over the sea and garden. The staff was very nice and the food was very...More

    Thank Crina D
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 10 July 2017

    Dear Guest, thank you for your review and we are happy that you enjoyed so much your stay. We apologize again for the small things which didn't go smooth. Hope to see you another time again. Greetings from entire Banana House staff.

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    We spent a long week-end at Banana House with the main objective to relax and take it easy. So, objective achieved: the room was quiet (well, besides the occasional donkey's bray :-) ), the view from the wellness area is very soothing, the staff and...More

    Thank Claudia C
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 10 July 2017

    Dear guest, thank you for your review and we are happy that you enjoyed it so much. With regards to the pool, we never know how many guests use it... but luckily we have a very very large pool ( the sea) just a few...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    The wellness penthouse, which has two double ensuite rooms and a huge private patio with lots of seating, a dining table and two swinging day beds, was perfect for staying with my partner and my elderly mother. We each had our own space but could...More

    Thank Helen A
    Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 6 May 2017

    Dear guest, we are very happy to hear you enjoyed so much the Wellness Penthouse with your partner and mother. It indeed has privacy and space so perfect for 3 people or 2 couples. We hope to welcome you another time. Banana House team.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 104 - US$ 129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
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    Alesha P
    10 June 2017|
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    Response from Monika F | Property representative |
    Hi Alesha, yoga classes are 750 kes a class or if you do 3 or more classes 500 kes. For outsiders it is 1000 kes a class. We do lots of different trips as we have our activity manager. Costs vary of many things, people... More
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    "Bring your earplugs as the village life is quite noisy early hours...donkeys, roosters, babies etc."
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    "The penthouse looked amazing, with private outdoor space (other rooms share common areas)."
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    "Depends what you want as each room is unique"
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    "I would highly recommend to opt for the penthouse at the wellness center , though all rooms had a great view!!"
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