Charming Lamu Arab style house

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Overlooking the Indian Ocean , Samawati is a beautifully appointed double storey villa on one of the last unspoilt white sand beaches on the South Coast of Kenya. Furnished in Lamu style.

Four spacious bedrooms, two en suite with their bathrooms, two rooms share a bathroom. All bedrooms upstairs and have mobile fans. Large room style mosquito nets over the beds. Indoor and outdoor sitting rooms, ping pong table, Huge infinity jungle swimming pool. Indoor and outdoor Dining areas and fully equipped kitchen. Six acres of garden, garage and staff quarters. Walled and gated.

No restaurants or bars, small kiosks in the village 2kms away. Completely tranquil. Watch the local fisherman sail out early in the mornings in their ngalawa dugout canoes to fish.

Samawati is the Swahili word for 'A Heavenly Place'. Ideally situated for a peaceful beach holiday with safe sea swimming and goggling, also for visits to the Shimba Hills National Park, Kisite Island Marine Park, Wasini Island, Funzi Bay and the Pemba Channel Fishing Club at Shimoni. Scuba diving and deep sea fishing also at Diani. Large free form infinity edge private swimming pool, little walks in the jungle below the house, lovely long beach walks. Boating in a traditional ngalawa can be organised with Captain Ali.

Mains electricity and water from our private sweet water well in the garden.

Features

In your room
  • Ocean view
  • Shower
  • En-suite
  • Smoking allowed
  • Breakfast
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Fan
  • Balcony
  • Veranda
  • Beachfront
  • Lockable safe
  • Book collection
  • Board games
Around the place
  • Beach towels
  • Family friendly
  • Laundry service
  • Towel and linen service
  • Cook
  • Kitchen
  • Gardener
  • Housekeeper
  • Security guard
  • Hot water
  • Parking
  • Pool
  • Private beach
  • Water sports centre

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Location Samawati House, Msambweni Beach – Msambweni
Space offered Villa
Includes Entire place to yourselves
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3.5
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