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Private room in house hosted by Nina
8 guests4 bedrooms6 beds4 baths
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Charming and cozy, Nyumba Papaya is perfect if you are looking for a quiet environment to rest and unwind. It has a quick access to the beach without passing through the village. An amazing view of the dunes at sunset and a luxuriant garden.

The space
The house has many terraces and open stair cases, therefore it is not recommended for young children.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Bedroom 4
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed


Laptop-friendly workspace
Washing machine
Lock on bedroom door
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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2 reviews
2 reviews


Shela, Lamu County, Kenya

The house is located at the back of Shella village in a very quiet and green neighbourhood. It's also close to the dunes and has a quick access to the beach.

Top places nearby

Peponi Hotel
0.7 km
Lamu Museum
3.4 km

Lamu House
3.6 km

Hosted by Nina

Joined in March 2019
  • 2 Reviews
During your stay
The house has a manager on site who will welcome you and assist you if you need help to book a boat trip or a massage. There is also a chef and a gardener to assist you on a daily basis.
  • Languages: English, Français
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm