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Turi, Kenya
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Stayed at Lonno Lodge for 3 nights in October. All you read in previous reviews is true: superb welcome and hospitality -Silvia and Aldo make it look easy and put you at ease; they actually encourage you to go around and get to know more of Watamu and the local sites (I would particularly recommend a trip to Mida Creek)....

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2013

We spent five days here as part of our honeymoon at it was absolutely fantastic. We stayed in the top tower room which had its own roof terrace. The location is fantastic with beautiful surroundings, the food was excellent and the owners are very friendly and always ensured we were well looked after. There are plenty of activities available, though...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Lonno lodge is definitely one of the best place we've ever been and for sure the best place you can stay at in Kenya if you're willing to spend a period at the seaside! I can say I fell in love with Kenya, right here in Watamu, in this kind of heaven in front of the sea! Everything was simply...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 September 2013

What a wonderful stay! The concept that Sylvia and Aldo, the owners, came up with transpires in every aspects of the lodge: Making every guest feel unique. architecturally, the lodge pays a great deal of attention to every detail and is laid out in such a cozy and quaint way, each room has its own design. The food is absolutely...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Our stay was just great, so great that we came back for a second stay a week later! The service is perfect as well as the rooms. Food is just amazing! A special thank you to Silvia and Aldo who were dedicated to make our stay outstanding... Especially by helping us with flights tickets changes while Nbo airport was on...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Lonno Lodge is quite a special place. Very luxurious but affordable, very cozy and friendly. Aldo and Silvia are great hosts and you feel like you're taken care of by great friends! The food is excellent, the pool facing the ocean is beautifully designed and the view is breathtaking. Rooms are decorated with very refined taste, the personal is very...

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Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reviewed 24 August 2013

My husband and I spent one week in Lonno Lodge in August 2013. Having read all the excellent reviews of Lonno Lodge, we thought we were prepared to all… but still Lonno surprised us in many ways… 1) Aldo and Silvia are amazing: they are really nice and friendly, they care about their guests with all their heart, and are...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 27 July 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed for 4 nights in Lonno Lodge looking for somewhere to relax and treat ourselves. Lonno Lodge was a perfect, and hard to find, mixture of luxury with personal touches and no pretense. Aldo and Sylvia make you feel incredibly welcome, they are great hosts offering help arranging activities or just making you feel at home...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 July 2013

We stayed here recently after a trip to the Masai Mara. The idea was to try and find somewhere relaxing where we could recuperate before returning the the heat of the Middle East. Now I don't usually feel the need to write a review about somewhere I've stayed but this place is a must for anyone human. We stayed in...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 23 July 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed for two-nights last July (2012), and it was an incredible experience. So much so, that for the past year my girlfriend always brings up Lonno Lodge and how marvelous it is. We decided to come back in September, and both of us are very happy to return. The hospitality is great, the food is wonderful...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Charming Lonno Lodge Watamu is a luxury hotel on the sea side of the Watamu Marine Park, Kenya. Its secluded structure, with nested private tiny beaches, is the optimal spot to relax and indulge on the white beach of Kenya. Despite the proximity with the sea, a huge double swimming pool with salt water is available for our guests. Guests whose presence is limited in number to provide everyone with privacy, silence and top quality service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Charming Lonno Lodge

Address: Kanani Road 390, Watamu 80202, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Watamu
Price Range: ₹ 16,403 - ₹ 24,818 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Charming Lonno Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Lonno Hotel Watamu
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
#1 Family Hotel in Watamu
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
#2 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
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“Only 8 rooms and all are gorgeous. We loved our Top of the Tower.”
 of 5 bubbles _matthewlh1970, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The top tower room had amazing views and an upstairs balcony with a bed to read and take naps.”
 of 5 bubbles Alexivanj, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Most wonderful place for your money.”
 of 5 bubbles geremush, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are spacious , No AC , the tiger rooms are recommended”
 of 5 bubbles YanivSternberg, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were very pleased that we chose the tower room with the private rooftop balcony. Amazing stars at night!”
 of 5 bubbles nplotnikoff, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
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