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    The Majlis Hotel

    Ras Kitau Bay, Manda Island 80500, Kenya
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$ 300
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          US$ 300
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          Overview
          • Excellent80%
          • Very good14%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “water sports” (14 reviews)
          “lamu town” (21 reviews)
          “indian ocean” (10 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Business Centre
          Laundry Service
          Ski-In / Ski-Out
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 22 September 2016

          The staff has the most incredible service! Eunce and her team, from the moment they greeted us, were absolutely wonderful and extremely attentive. The food and availability of options were great AND the chef was more than willing to customize for allergies (I am gluten...More

          Thank jessicaayana
          Reviewed 19 September 2016

          We spent a night at The Majlis as part of our Anniversary Getaway and we absolutely loved it. We were picked at the airport by their speedboat and the 'captain' was so pleasant pointing out the Lamu area and landmarks to us. We arrived to...More

          Thank Mercy K
          Reviewed 19 September 2016

          The Majlis Hotel is located on Manda Island ten minutes boat ride from Lamu Airport. From the minute we arrived in this secluded little island were the staff were waiting to take us on tour of the facilities we knew we were going to have...More

          Thank 041089
          Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

          Everything was superb, from the hotel grounds , to the room with a direct beach access. The sea food was always fresh and amazing. The hotel also offers a variety of water sports so we always kept busy in the ocean. The staff were great....More

          Thank Cynthia S
          Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

          Sada and I celebrated our second anniversary at the Majlis Resort. It's an ideal retreat with wonderful architecture and is quite picturesque. Don't try the meat dishes, fish and sea food tasted fresh and was much much better. (Chef did explain why) loved the deserts...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 280 - US$ 300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 25
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Coast Province >
          • Manda Island
          • Also Known As
          • The Majlis Lamu Ltd Hotel Lamu Island
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          Traveller (202)
          Pool & Beach (35)
          Room & Suite (33)
          Dining (19)
          Hotel & Grounds (134)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          Nearby Restaurants
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Room Tips
          "beach view"
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          "Best in the main house - suite and rooms 3 and 4. 5 is also very nice and on the ground floor with a great..."
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          "Ideally first floor to enjoy a beautiful view over the island as well as the view on Lamu and Shela on the..."
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          "Sea view deluxes or family suites"
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