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Apendalo-House: Far reaching 360° views

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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Lamu Island, Coast Province
Apendalo-House is located in 2nd line to the seafront, overlooking the channel between Lamu and Manda Island as well as the buildings around and is within the UNESCO World Heritage Site (the old Lamu). Easy to reach restaurants, shops, the market, boats and beaches.
An attractive and spacious new townhouse, recently built in traditional Lamu style, Apendalo sits just back from the seafront in a quiet area of Lamu Town.
The interiors are roomy and beautifully-finished, and furnished with attractive, newly-built traditional furniture including chairs, tables, sofas, four-poster beds, planters chairs and even a magnificent Zanzibar chest.
The house was built by a highly experienced local contractor and features strong, best-quality mwangati hardwood beams throughout. Thick walls downstairs and open aspects on all sides on the upper floors e...
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About the Owner
Herbert -
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2010
Interaction with guests
Let me know if you need any kind of information such as: How to get there, places to go, dhow-trips, good restaurants, places of interest......... I will be happy to help you in order to make sure you will never forget your Lamu stay. A true highlight is the Culture Festival held every end of November.
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Uganda
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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Ocean Views
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
Bathrooms
    3 Showers
Bedrooms
    2 Kings
    1 Queen
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About the neighbourhood
Lamu is a declared World Heritage site by UNESCO.
Exploring the town on foot is the best way to soak up the living, breathing history of Lamu. (There are no cars on the island anyway!) Visit the Lamu Museum and Lamu House Museum, the Fort...The local market offers a large variety of fresh vegetables, fruits and seafood. Use the provided blender to fix your own delicious juices such as mango, papaya, pineapple, banana...or mix it all together! For those who do not enjoy cooking: Along the seafront you will find various restaurants for dining out.
Getting around
As there are no cars..... you walk, ride a donky or take a boat. Don`t miss a dhow trip!
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Lamu (LAU) located on Manda Island: 1.0 km
Ferry: Mokowe on mainland: 10.0 km
There are flights from Nairobi, Mombasa and Malindi to Lamu. Taking the bus is currently not recommended.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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