The House on Manda Island
There is a large open veranda that runs across the front of the house with cushioned seating, hanging swing beds and dining under a thatched palm (makuti) roof. The house is decorated with Swahili chairs, local kikoi’s are used for pillow covers and the whole house breathes a simple, elegant, beach atmosphere.
The ground floor has two double bedrooms with ocean views and ensuite bathrooms. One of the bedrooms has a veranda off the back which opens into the back garden with a large shaded sitting area more hanging swing beds. The kitchen and store are also on the ground floor.
The second floor has a large open space, most of which is covered by a makuti roof. On the terrace are built-in benches where you can gaze at the stars at night. There is a third double bedroom, which is open on all sides to the breeze and views. There is also a third bathroom on this floor as well as areas which can be used as additional outdoor sleeping space.
Rates for Baobab House, Manda Island
Book with Lamu.org and receive up to a 10% discount off the lowest advertised rates!
Simply fill-out the form on the left to make your booking.
€300 per night (up to 6 people)
August & December 15 - January 15: 600 euros per night
Reservations & Fine Print for Baobab House
There is an additional charge of 50 euros per night for more than six people. The additional charge does not apply to children 12 and under.
Bernard will do your grocery shopping and prepare your meals but the rate is for the house only and does not include food or beverages. Transfers from Lamu airport to the house are included in the price. Beka is available to organise additional trips at local rates.
Upon confirming rates and availability, you will receive an electronic invoice and a deposit can then be made by credit card, paypal, m-pesa or bank transfer to confirm your booking.
On receipt of your deposit, your hosts at Baobab House will send a confirmation and invoice for the balance owing. The balance for the house rental is due prior to your arrival in Lamu.