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Kanani House

plot 399, Fire Road, Watamu, Kenya
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
7 Jan 2015
“Amazing first time Watamu experience”
7 Mar 2014
“Great place !”
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170 reviews
#7 of 14 hotels in Bamburi
 
Turtle Bay Beach Club
924 reviews
#14 of 26 hotels in Watamu
 
Barracuda Inn
963 reviews
#10 of 26 hotels in Watamu
 
Medina Palms
343 reviews
#2 of 26 hotels in Watamu
 
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Reviewed 4 April 2011

Kanani House is definitely a Robinson Crusoe experience. Tucked away at the end of a long track, it feels like it's set in a nature reserve. Sasha and Ollie have created a natural haven where frazzled city dwellers can relax utterly. At the far end...More

Thank hpinAfrica
Reviewed 21 March 2011

Just to report that we have just returned from a most marvellous stay at Kanani. Elvis & the team were magnificent. So friendly and helpful. Elvis excelled himself with his cooking. It really is a heavenly place! We were extremely lazy partly due to heat...More

Thank Robincolli
Reviewed 21 February 2011

Kanani House is an absolute gem! We travelled as two girls and were immediately impressed with the stunning backdrop and luxurious simplicity of Kenani House. We felt like we'd stumbled across a local secret and we were so pleased that we chose to stay here...More

Thank Henrietta046
Reviewed 31 October 2010

We have just returned from spending 5 magical days at Kanani house and would recommend it to anyone. Beautiful, tasteful, sympathetically built house with stunning views from every space whether eating, resting, swimming or strolling. It is impossible to fault as a destination away from...More

Thank Marianne033
Reviewed 25 November 2009

We spent a week in Kanani house a month ago. We had so good time in this place! By my understanding the idea/style and place of the house is close to perfection! The staff was very helpful and pleasant, the cook - very profesional and...More

Thank Li27
Response from sashakamen, Owner at Kanani HouseResponded 28 October 2010

Thanks so much for coming to stay at Kanani House! We're so happy you had a wonderful time - we've passed your lovely comments on to Elvis and all the staff and they are proud and delighted. We hope you can visit us again soon!...More

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About
Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Price range
  • US$ 90 - US$ 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 3
  • Location
  • Kenya >
  • Coast Province >
  • Watamu
  • Also Known As
  • Kanani House Hotel Watamu
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"Sleeping 8 is a bit of a squash! It could also benefit with another bathrooms for communal use and guests"
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