This former trading town has been a center for commerce since the 2nd Century, and is now a rather well kept secret. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is the oldest town on Kenya, and you can use it as a base to explore the nearby countryside, or sail in a traditional dhow.
Accommodation in Lamu
Munira Island Camp is located on Kiwayu Island, near Lamu. There are places that claim to be ‘Robinson Crusoe’ but aren’t really…and then there are those that couldn’t be more so if they tried. Munira is owned and run by Mike Kennedy, and this was formerly known as Mike’s Camp. Easy-going outdoorsy folks will love […]
Arrive in true A-list style – by boat, direct from the tiny Lamu Airport. Tamarind trees line the beachfront at this northern tip of Manda Island. You’ll be joined by a host of wildlife, including friendly bushbabies and any of the many animals you’ll see on an evening game drive. Eat dinner under the stars […]
Just two rooms and two suites means staying at this self-proclaimed ‘house of wonders’ is an intimate affair. Local antiques and period touches give the place an elegant atmosphere, and there are myriad places to relax, from the sunny courtyard to the rooftop terrace. Outside, you will find the heart of Lamu town.