The Secret Hideaway by YourHost, Lamu

Tucked away in a quiet and beautiful island, this stunning expansive 4 bedroom arabesque gem is a peaceful spot in the heart of Shela village.

Just a 5-minute walk from the famous sandy beach of Lamu, The hideaway villa offers a combination of beautiful architecture, all earth washed colour walls and open spaces. Enjoy the pleasure of experiencing true serenity and tranquility as the humid air takes you to the ocean.

Amidst the open sky and the charm of this heavenly hideaway, you can be sure to surround yourself with an ambience of peace and calm right here.The villa is a short stroll from other low-key attractions of Shela Village, and it’s wonderful airy ambience makes this the perfect place for a relaxing, private and carefree break on the island.

The villa accommodates 7 pax comfortably with 4 bedrooms:
• Master bedroom en-suite with kingsize bed
• Second bedroom en-suite with a queen size bed
• Third bedroom en-suite with a queen size bed
• Fourth bedroom en-suite with a single bed

All bedrooms are tastefully furnished with swahili antiques and traditional furniture and exudes tranquility. You have access to your own private outdoor lounge area set under a shaded pergola which is the ideal place to be if you want to read a book or just relax and take in the breeze.
The dining area is set in an open space where you can indulge in alfresco meals prepared by our attentive but unobtrusive staff who will be sure to take care of all your needs during your stay.

The top floor of the house leads out onto an alfresco terrace, where you can enjoy sundowners looking at the beautiful sunsets and Indian Ocean and the shoreline of neighbouring Manda Island.

Walk around the narrow alleys of the village towards the beach and start a beautiful adventure from a home away from home.

Upon arrival we always make sure there’s some tea and coffee for you, as well as clean linens and towels for your use.