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    The Charming Lonno Lodge

    390 Kanani Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    • Excellent95%
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    • Average1%
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    “tower room” (21 reviews)
    “low tide” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    We were lucky enough to find the Lonno online and it was the best choice we could have made. Watamu is a beautiful place, but beaches can get crowded during the holidays and the 'beach boys' can truly ruin your vacation. Hence why the Lonno...More

    2  Thank _matthewlh1970
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 26 May 2017

    _matthewlh1970, thank you for finding the time to write a so esaustive and detailed review, we surely appreciate it! And thank you also for your nice word for the attention of our whole staff to our customer's needs, and expectations! You correctly pointed out the...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017

    We were looking for somewhere to completely relax after a difficult year and we certainly found it at lonno lodge. It is stunningly beautiful and on top of that the service we received was brilliant. It is almost like staying in a friend's villa rather...More

    1  Thank 311Sarah
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 26 May 2017

    Thank you 311Sarah for your nice review, and for appreciating our efforts to make everybody feel at home. And thumb up for the nice tips! Thnx, have a great day! Aldo & Silvia

    Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

    We returned again this year to the Lonno Lodge for a longer period than last year as it was far too short to appreciate the whole ambience, location, facilities, quality of staff and the owners with their very own passion of the lodge and it's...More

    Thank Splitty7
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you, your review is really melting our heart. And "returning guests" surely are one of our greatest reward, something we really aim to every single day. Nobody returns to a place that didn't like :-), so having you back here was to us a...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    Everything was perfect : the hotel, the room (very well decorated, comfortable and with a nice view), the spot (isolated with a small private beach but you can also go for a walk at low tide and reach watamu easily), the food (served fresh every...More

    Thank clots2017
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 24 May 2017

    Thank you for your very nice review, and for giving us the opportunity to remember to the readers that all of our rooms & suites are in fact Ocean Front. Great view and great breeze for everyone, no "second row" choices :-) Thnx! Aldo &...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    This may be my favourite hotel ever! The setting, the food, the staff wand the service were all exceptional. It is so relaxing to stay at a place where they are getting it right! There are lovely touches which make it perfect. Complimentary afternoon tea...More

    2  Thank ruthiepegs
    Response from LonnoLodge, Owner at The Charming Lonno LodgeResponded 14 May 2017

    Ruthiepegs, you review made our day :-) We understand when you say that reading reviews with host's name sometimes sounds a little bit too "strange", but in our case .. we live here! :-) that's the difference with a hotel. And we love to make...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 235 - US$ 368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Watamu
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Watamu
    • Also Known As
    • Lonno Hotel Watamu
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    6 February 2017|
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    Good evening. Yes, we do have the Deluxe Tower Room at the ground floor, which has no steps and is available for those dates.
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    Response from Aldo C | Property representative |
    The best solution to work with us is on-line because: • You can see directly availability and special offers. • Each room has different features and prices, and we have only 4 rooms and 4 suites (or ra-ther, we have 7... More
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    "First floor and top floor rooms have excellent view of Indian Ocean"
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