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    Peponi Hotel

    | Shela Beach, Lamu Island, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “superior room” (9 reviews)
    “the owner” (20 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 226 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Peponi's hits all the marks with aplomb - awesome position beside the water, beautifully decorated, brilliant staff, intimate as the hotel stretches along the beach, terrific bar, beautiful food, divine rooms - it really has it all. A week here and you would certainly be...More

    Thank Steenie P
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A brilliant quirky and in many ways old fashioned beautifully maintained hotel. It is superbly managed by owner Carol who simply never stops and is always making sure her guests are contented and have everything they want. Excellent food and attentive service makes for an...More

    Thank michaelhX2825HB
    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    Amazing hotel in Shela Lamu, on the beach facing Indian Ocean, owned by the same family over 50 years. Beautiful clean and wide beach, peaceful undisturbed walks. Fantastic food ( very good vegetarian selection) and wine list, with great staff and service, attention to guest...More

    Thank Sushil R
    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    I was incredibly lucky to have a chance to spend 2 nights at this amazing place. It combines all world charm with modern amenities, it's effortlessly chic and comfortable. The staff is friendly and funny, the proprietor Carol is just a joy to be around....More

    Thank erabin
    Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

    We are absolutely in love with this place. We stayed in one of the hotel apartments, and it was really comfortable. The hotel is located in front of the beach and the breeze is wonderful both day and night, which makes the heat much more...More

    Thank Eve C
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Lamu Island
    • Also Known As
    • Peponi Hotel Lamu
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    Traveller (167)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (24)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (89)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Jannat House
    49 reviews
    3.75 km away
     
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    198 reviews
    .87 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Peponi Hotel Restaurant
    200 reviews
    .01 km away
    Seafront Cafe
    30 reviews
    3.11 km away
    Majlis Restaurant Lamu
    37 reviews
    .88 km away
    Bush Gardens Restaurant
    34 reviews
    3.33 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Lamu Old Town
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    3.42 km away
    Lamu Mysteries
    8 reviews
    3.42 km away
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    Room Tips
    "Choose a superior rather than standard. Room 21 is great due to its outside space"
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    "No such thing as a great room in this hotel."
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    "best rooms are the delux rooms right at the beach"
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    "They are all stunning in their own way - superior rooms have great views, the rooms on beach capture the Lamu..."
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