Beach House

The jewel of Shela, where simplicity meets majesty

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Beach House

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You can also contact us on the following phone number, we will be happy to assist you.

+254 798 700 875


Located on the southern tip of Lamu island, Beach House is a large, airy 5 ensuite-bedroom house with superb panoramic vistas of the channel and the open sea. It occupies a prime position on the beach and is a couple of minutes' walk from Shela village.

An infinity pool on the lower level overlooks the ocean and is bordered by low comfortable seating. An unrivalled “Acacia tortilis” invites for lunches under its umbrella where delicious seafood platters can be served up to order.

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8 adults & 4 children
4 doubles & 1 quadruple
5 bathrooms

Key Features

Sea View
Beach Front
Swimming Pool
Sun Beds
Rooftop terrace with Bar
All rooms with sea view
Staff: dedicated Team with own house cook

Services included

  • Daily cleaning
  • Staff and house cook
  • Transfer from/to Manda Airport
  • Resident manager will help to ensure you have everything you need at the house and help organize local excursions

Services not included

  • Personal laundry service available upon request


Traditional Swahili dhow sunset cruise a tradition not to be missed



Water ski and other water sports

Sightings of dolphins offshore (seasonal)

Explore the narrow streets of Lamu town with its ancient fort, its wood carvers, juice bars and donkey

Relaxing massage

Visit the Lamu Donkey Sanctuary and the and the Lamu Animal Welfare Clinic

Discover the island’s history at the Lamu Museum.

Sailing trips

How to get here ?

There are four daily scheduled flights between Nairobi and Lamu. The flight takes between 1-hour 40-minute and 2-hours, depending on the aircraft used. Private Charters can also be arranged. From Lamu it is then a 15-minute transfer by boat to your House.

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