Relax and Rejuvenate

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Work and Leisure beautiful mix at Banana House

great wifi and great coffee

Yoga Retreats, Classes & Massage

Daily Yoga 9.00-10.00 am and 5.00-6.00pm on request

Thank you for your support to Banana House Bursary Fund

We look after our staff together with our guests and friends

Banana House & Wellness Centre - Lamu Island, Kenya

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We love our guests to feel at home, therefore we are not really a hotel but more a private house with the services of a hotel.

Our staff is there 24/7 for your convenience.

We have two chefs who prepare your lunches and dinners as you like. Our cooks prepare fresh delicious seafoods, organic food, coming from our shamba, including fresh bread baked daily and milk direct from the cows.


Banana House Overview

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We offer lovely penthouses, rooms or a whole house. Choose between spacious family suites and huge superior-class penthouses. You can rent a floor, a whole house, or entire Banana House, with our experienced staff catering to all your needs. With its remarkable views of the sea, our beautiful gardens, personal attention and welcoming atmosphere.



Yoga classes are daily from 9-10am, the 5-6pm class is on request. Wellness starts the moment you step into the world of Banana House. The atmosphere, the welcoming, the spacious environment, the friendly staff, the food, the attention, the yoga and wellness treatments. We offer you retreats, yoga & massage services.



Lamu, a world heritage site, and a famous wellness destination in East-Africa. There are no cars on the island and it has an amazing 12 km unspoiled beach, great for walks and swims. Banana House is located in the small village Shela on Lamu island, a 45 minutes walk from Lamu Town.


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Mailing address: PO BOX 119 - 80500 Shela, Lamu

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