Jaha House is situated at the end of Shela Village in the sleepy island of Lamu. It is a short two-minute walk away from the beach. The house is a combination of Swahili architecture mixed in with some contemporary design. The elegant house boasts well plastered walls, African furniture, intricately carved wooden front doors, and lush interiors. It is set on four floors and can accommodate a maximum of 8 people in the four double bedrooms.
The ground floor features the swimming pool which comes equipped with a counter-current jet and a spacious pool deck with sun loungers. The main kitchen comes fully equipped with a staff chef who whips up local gourmet food--often freshly caught sea fare. The mezzanine has one bedroom complete with ensuite bathroom
The first floor has 3 bedrooms all decorated with Swahili bits and bobs, dressing tables, reading lights and their own en suite bathrooms. The second floor features a loft style dining room that comes with a library, several Swahili beds, and an additional gourmet kitchen appropriate for mixing cocktails, making additional snacks and coming up with other supplementary menus. The third floor opens up to a terrace with sunbeds and lots of space for lounging about and taking in the beautiful Lamu sunrise and sunsets.
Additional facilities include mosquito nets and ceiling fans in all the bedrooms; and ipod stations on the pool deck, second floor lounge and rooftop.
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Rates are based on self-catered accommodation for the entire house. The house comes with a full staff including cook and cleaner.
PLEASE NOTE: Prices and availability are subject to revision without prior notice owing to currency, tax, levy and seasonal fluctuations. We also offer safari, car rentals and flight bookings which we can organize for you with your hotel/lodge enquiry.
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Reservations that are canceled, reduced in length of stay or reduced in numbers are subject to cancellation and no show charges.