Shella Pwani Guest House is located just behind Peponi hotel. It is a lovely Swahili guest house with carved plasterwork, an amazing location and excellent staff.
The Guest House is located only 50 meters from the seafront and a few meters behind Peponi Hotel in Shela Village.
There are two second floor double rooms, 1 second floor balcony room, 1 penthouse room and 1 family penthouse suite making a total of 5 rooms.
There is a kitchen on the ground floor which can be used to cook meals. Mwinyi the house manager and chef who has been working at Pwani for 20+ years is an attentive and friendly host.
Breakfast is prepared for you every morning and you can organize with the chef for lunches and dinner meals which are prepared for you free of charge (just pay for the ingredients).
There is a small dining room downstairs, where it is possible to organize meals that include amazing fresh seafood and swahili dishes. The rooftop terrace has excellent views and a perfect sea breeze.
Airport transfers are not included but can be arranged for you at an extra cost payable on arrival to your the guest house manager or your boat captain (cost is usually between KES 1,000 - 1,500 depending on the season).