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    The Charming Lonno Lodge

    390 Kanani Road, Watamu 80202, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent94%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    “tower room” (23 reviews)
    “low tide” (28 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    This is a stunning peaceful hotel. It’s a small hotel with excellent attentive staff & service. The location feels remote with its own little beach, but close enough to bars, restaurants and the village. Silvia, the owner, can arrange a Tut-tut to drive to the...More

    Thank Delphine B
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Lonno lodge is very intimate. With only few guests the staff are very attentive to your needs. Possibly the best staff in any hotel I've ever stayed at. The rooms were spacious enough, clean and perfect for our Christmas vacation. The food was very Italian,...More

    Thank Agnes N
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We had the tower room with sea view. And the seabreeze kept us cool. Great hospitality, excellent food (we even had the tuna one of the guests had caught - freshly prepared by the chef), staff with a smile, clean rooms, clean pool and easy...More

    Thank xxmargriet
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Coming back from a business trip in busy Mombasa, this was the perfect place to relax and enjoy the beauty of the east african coast. The beauty can be explored through little excursions to the nearby islands or just from the most relaxing atmosphere and...More

    Thank dorothe399
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We visited The Charming Lonno in Watamu during Chrismas festivities. Well, We have visited several boutique hotels but the experience at Lonno was next to none. The location is serene and away from hassle and bustle. Right from the reception, you encounter the cosiness that...More

    Thank Sylvester G
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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
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 278 - USD 360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Watamu
    • #1 Family 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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    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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    "Try the Suites. makes good value for families."
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    "Room 2 and higher rooms have a lovely breeze"
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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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