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Lamu Shela, Kenya

Banana House Shela

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Welcome to the extraordinary Banana House Lamu, a remarkable boutique hotel nestled in the serene oasis of Shela, Lamu Island. Immerse yourself in the unparalleled charm of this quietly elegant private residence, boasting 16 exquisitely designed rooms spread across three captivating houses, all nestled within a breathtaking tropical garden paradise, complete with a refreshing swimming pool.

Introducing the Exquisite Banana House: Your Dream Tropical Retreat

Indulge in the epitome of luxury and tranquility at Banana House, the premier boutique hotel nestled in the heart of Shela on the enchanting Lamu Island. Immerse yourself in an unforgettable experience that seamlessly blends opulence with the comforting familiarity of a private sanctuary. With its captivating allure, our remarkable property boasts 16 impeccably designed rooms spread across three magnificent houses, cocooned within lush tropical gardens adorned with an inviting swimming pool.

From the moment you set foot through our doors, a world of True Wellbeing unfolds before you. Embrace the serenity that envelops you as you are warmly greeted by our attentive staff, ensuring your every desire is met. Breathe in the refreshing ocean breeze, savoring the feeling of tranquility that washes over you. At Banana House, we understand the importance of harmonizing mind, body, and soul, which is why we go above and beyond to provide an experience that nourishes your well-being.

Immerse yourself in a haven of holistic rejuvenation, where organic cuisine tantalizes your taste buds and invigorates your senses. Our dedication to social responsibility shines through in every aspect of our offerings, from delectable culinary creations crafted from locally sourced ingredients to our commitment to sustainable practices. Explore the depths of relaxation with invigorating yoga sessions and rejuvenating massages, carefully curated to awaken your inner bliss. It is the love and passion poured into every corner of Banana House by our esteemed founder, Monika, that sets us apart and creates an ambiance of unparalleled warmth and homeliness.

Unveiling the Splendor of Banana House, where Every Detail Exudes Excellence

Discover an array of exceptional accommodations tailored to meet your desires and exceed your expectations. Choose from an assortment of sumptuous penthouses and elegantly appointed rooms, each exuding its own unique charm. Delight in the spaciousness of our family suites, perfect for creating unforgettable memories with loved ones. For those seeking the pinnacle of luxury, our expansive superior-class penthouses offer unparalleled grandeur and sophistication.

For the ultimate exclusivity, indulge in the privilege of reserving an entire floor, house, or even the entire Banana House property. Immerse yourself in a world of absolute privacy, with our dedicated and experienced staff ensuring that every facet of your stay is meticulously catered to. Wake up to breathtaking vistas of the shimmering sea, bask in the beauty of our meticulously manicured gardens, and surrender to the enchanting ambiance that permeates our esteemed establishment. Departing from Banana House may prove to be one of the most challenging decisions you'll ever make.

Welcome to Banana House, where dreams become reality and every moment is a testament to refined luxury and heartfelt hospitality. Step into a realm where time stands still, where your well-being is our utmost priority, and where the quintessence of paradise is within your grasp. With its unrivaled charm, unparalleled attention to detail, and an ambiance that whispers "welcome home," Banana House eagerly awaits the pleasure of your company. Allow us to redefine your definition of indulgence and elevate your tropical getaway to extraordinary heights.

Ready to book your holiday at Banana House – Shela ? Contact us for the best rates.

  • Island Living
  • Tropical garden with swimming pool
  • PentHouses with Views
  • Ideal for Groups and Big Families

What are the 2023 Prices for Banana House – Shela?

Here are Banana House – Shela Resident Rates:

Banana House – Shela Rates

1st Sep 2023 – 14th Dec 2023
Bed and Breakfast Sharing Single
Double Rooms KES 11,900/- PPS KES 15,900/- PP
Sweet Penthouse KES 15,450/- PPS KES 30,900/- PP
Banana Penthouse Suite KES 17,600/- PPS KES 35,200/- PP
Wellness Penthouse KES 19,900/- PPS KES 39,800/- PP

Banana House Lamu Rates are in KES, Per Person, Bed and Breakfast, Per Night
Includes: 2 Way Airport Transfers

Excludes: Other Meals and Extras

Child Policy:
Children from 0 – 2.9yrs, Free
Children from 3 – 12yrs KES 4,800/- Per Night

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What Hotel Facilities are available at Banana House – Shela?

Garden and Pool

Banana House has a garden that is a lush tropical paradise with bougainvillea, frangipani, hibiscus and shade providing palm trees. By night it becomes a fairy tale from 1001 nights. You will also love and enjoy the intimate pool at Banana House.

Which Rooms Types are in Banana House – Shela?

Banana House Rooms

Banana House offers lovely rooms for one, two or tree people, spacious family suites and huge superior-class penthouses. You can rent a floor, a whole house, or entire Banana House.

Banana House is simply and tastefully furnished in traditional Swahili style. Sitting areas, day beds and hammocks are located throughout. A swimming pool is situated in an area of the garden abundant with exotic bird life.

  • Double Room Garden View
  • Banana Penthouse Suite
  • Wellness Penthouse Suite
  • Sweet Penthouse
  • Double Room Extra Bed
  • Twin Room
  • Family Room
  • Budget Double Room
  • Budget Single Room

What are the Foods & Drinks options at Banana House – Shela?

Banana House kitchen is well known for its excellent daily fresh seafood like ginger crab, barbecued snapper, tuna carpaccio or yummy prawns curries as to mention a few. This Shela Hotel restaurant only uses organic, daily fresh ingredients from the local farmers or fishermen. Banana House has its own organic farm as well. Food is prepared with a lot of love and care.

Which Hotel Activities are available for guests at Banana House – Shela?

Lamu Island is the perfect place to enjoy a sunset dhow trip, Lam town tour, a beach barbecue, or a trip to Manda Toto with snorkeling and fishing. At Banana House there is an activity manager who arranges all activities.

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