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    The Charming Lonno Lodge

    390 Kanani Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent94%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “tower room” (23 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 232 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I had the most relaxing vacation at Lonno. Stayed for 4 nights and Silvia was very kind to prepare a good package for me. She took care of the flights & transfers and put me up in a tower room with an amazing ocean view....More

    Thank Melanie G
    Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights after a safari across Kenya, we were greeted by our driver from Lonno at Malindi airport who took our luggage and provided us with cold bottles of water, as soon as we arrived at Lonno Lodge we had a...More

    Thank Chloevallance
    Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

    After 8 days of safari we arrived during lunch time at Lonno Lodge. From this very first minute the best relaxing week started. I was curious to see if the images on the website as well as the natural air condition will match our high...More

    2  Thank Edgar L
    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    We are expats living in Nairobi but also have lived in S.E. Asia for a number of years and are familiar with high end beach places. Aldo and Silvia have created a very personal and polished boutique lodge. I think it has only 8 or...More

    Thank hshrader2017
    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    We spent a long weekend at Lonno Lodge with friends to celebrate a birthday. Aldo and Sylvia were extremely hospitable, even getting their dogs to "sing" happy birthday. The lodge is tucked away in a tranquil spot on the shore, with lovely gardens, shaded "beds"...More

    Thank vgwin
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    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
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 279 - USD 305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 Family Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 On the Beach 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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    JEFFREY P
    7 February 2017|
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    Response from Clotilde2007 |
    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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    23 December 2014|
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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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    "Tower rooms offer the best views"
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    "All rooms were special and unique, rooms in the tower provided a nice view of the sea"
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    "The rooms in the upper part of the "turret" have great views of the ocean."
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    "choose the rooms on the top floor for the best view"
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