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Forodhani House  5 stars — Forodhani House 

Shela Beach, 80500 Lamu, Kenya   –  
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Quick descriptionLocated on Shela Beach overlooking the Indian Ocean, Forodhani House is situated in Lamu. With white-arched terraces, this spacious villa offers bright rooms and free Wi-Fi is available.

Decorated in authentic Swahili style, Forodhani House features an open plan lounge and a dining area that overlooks the pool. The villa includes 5 en suite bedrooms, air conditioning and a washing machine.

The self-catering unit comes fitted with a fully equipped kitchen including a coffee machine, dishwasher and barbecue facilities. A few restaurants can be found within 5 km.

An array of activities can be enjoyed in the surroundings, including windsurfing, fishing and snorkelling. Facilities include a children’s playground and a massage can be arranged upon request at a charge.

The property offers free parking and a complimentary airport shuttle is available, the Manda Airport is 4 km away.
Important informationPlease inform Forodhani House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Hotel type: Guest accommodation

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Rooms: 5
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Five-Bedroom House  

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from 500,0 USD
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Food & Drink

Toaster, Coffee machine, Stovetop, Oven, Kitchen, Outdoor dining area, Minibar, Refrigerator, Barbecue, Kitchenware, Microwave, Children's high chair, Electric kettle, Outdoor furniture, Dining area, Dishwasher, Dining table

Toilet, Shared Bathroom, Additional Toilet, Shower, Free toiletries
Room Amenities

Interconnected room(s) available, Ironing Facilities, Desk, Carpeted, Sofa, Private Pool, Clothes rack, Washing Machine, Mosquito net, Seating Area, Safety Deposit Box, Wardrobe/Closet, Fan, Air Conditioning, Cleaning products, Tumble dryer, Iron, Private entrance

Video, Blu-ray player, iPod dock, Radio, CD Player, DVD Player

Wake-up service, Linen, Towels

Sea view, Balcony, Terrace, Garden view, Pool view

Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Building characteristics

Offering panoramic views of the sea, garden and pool from the balcony, this 5-bedroom villa features an open plan lounge and dining area that leads onto the terrace.

The bright rooms come with handcrafted beds and the master bedroom located on the second floor overlooks the Manda Island and Shela anchorage.
Bed Size(s):
Max persons 11

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After booking, all of the hotel’s details, including telephone and email address, are provided in the online booking confirmation, confirmation email.

Facilities of Forodhani House

Food & Drink

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Business facilities

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Common areas

  • Garden
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  • Terrace
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  • Sun terrace
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  • Airport shuttle (free)
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  • Diving
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Entertainment and children services

  • Evening entertainment
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  • Children's playground
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Cleaning services

  • Laundry
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  • Daily maid service
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  • Gift shop
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  • Mini-market on site
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Front-desk/reception area services

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Pools and wellness

  • Beachfront
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  • Swimming pool
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  • Outdoor pool (all year)
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  • Massage
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Free WiFi! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


Free parking! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).

Policies of Forodhani House


From 14:00 hours


Until 12:00 hours

Children and extra beds

All children are welcome.
One child under 4 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib.
One older child or adult is charged 100 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

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    Pets allowed
    Free parking
    On-site parking
    Private parking
    WiFi available in all areas
    Food & Drink
    Room service
    Breakfast in the room
    BBQ facilities
    Packed lunches
    Special diet menus (on request)
    Water sport facilities (on site)
    Entertainment and children services
    Babysitting/child services
    Children\'s playground
    Evening entertainment
    Cleaning services
    Ironing service
    Daily maid service
    Internet services
    Free WiFi
    Front-desk/reception area services
    Safety deposit box
    Currency exchange
    Tour desk
    Luggage storage
    ATM/cash machine on site
    Concierge service
    Pools and wellness
    Outdoor pool (all year)
    Swimming pool

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