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Banana House & Wellness Centre

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“yoga classes”(10 reviews)
“grilled fish”(4 reviews)
“the owner”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We spent a long week-end at Banana House with the main objective to relax and take it easy. So, objective achieved: the room was quiet (well, besides the occasional donkey's bray :-) ), the view from the wellness area is very soothing, the staff and...More

Thank Claudia C
Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 10 July 2017

Dear guest, thank you for your review and we are happy that you enjoyed it so much. With regards to the pool, we never know how many guests use it... but luckily we have a very very large pool ( the sea) just a few...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

The wellness penthouse, which has two double ensuite rooms and a huge private patio with lots of seating, a dining table and two swinging day beds, was perfect for staying with my partner and my elderly mother. We each had our own space but could...More

Thank Helen A
Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 6 May 2017

Dear guest, we are very happy to hear you enjoyed so much the Wellness Penthouse with your partner and mother. It indeed has privacy and space so perfect for 3 people or 2 couples. We hope to welcome you another time. Banana House team.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Gorgeous property with lush gardens and lovely common areas for relaxing in, including a wonderful pool. The rooms are beautifully decorated and very comfortable. Everyone is very friendly and helpful. My favorite part was the made to order breakfast that I had each morning on...More

Thank Genevieve C
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I stayed here for 3 nights and loved my trip! Banana House has all you need - nice small pool, loads of places to relax/hammocks, soft cushions. I likes the communal style dinner table which is on each level of the guesthouse - good for...More

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Response from Monika F, Owner at Banana House & Wellness CentreResponded 18 January 2017

Dear guest, thank you so much for your warm review and good descriptions of the place and of course we are very happy to read that you feel so safe. I'm also sorry to hear about the pedicure and we have take it up with...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

Just got home from a relaxing weekend at this place in Shela. Great food prepared to order at reasonable prices, lovely small swimming pool, 10 minute walk to the beach, friendly owners and staff team, free airport transfers. Only downside was the mosquitoes - there...More

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
Pool
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Price range
USD 126 - USD 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
USD 126 - USD 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Alesha P
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Response from Monika F | Property representative |
Hi Alesha, yoga classes are 750 kes a class or if you do 3 or more classes 500 kes. For outsiders it is 1000 kes a class. We do lots of different trips as we have our activity manager. Costs vary of many things, people... More
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"Penthouse was excellent and good value"
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"Book a swahili dinner and a dowh (ship) cruise with the capitain Omar"
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"Bring your earplugs as the village life is quite noisy early hours...donkeys, roosters, babies etc."
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"The penthouse looked amazing, with private outdoor space (other rooms share common areas)."
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