The Majlis hotel is a privately owned luxury beach hotel on Manda Island in the Lamu archipelago, off Kenya’s Coast.
It is one of the most unique luxury resorts in Kenya. It is accessible only by a gentle 15-minute cruise ride by speedboat from Lamu. The beach of the hotel is located in the Ras Kitau bay, in front of the Shela Village. The Majlis has a superb beachfront location and breathtaking views over the bay as well as Lamu Island. It offers the perfect setting as well as the ideal accommodation for barefoot luxury and informal pampering. The boutique hotel offers 25 exquisite deluxe rooms and suites divided into three beachfront villas. The villas have verandas that open out to sun-drenched beaches and mesmerizing seashores.
The rooms, all presented in timelessly elegant Lamu Island style, are very spacious, well appointed, and also fully air-conditioned. The Majlis restaurant will not fail to impress with a panoramic view of the bay and the finest cuisine.
Additional state-of-the-art facilities are also available. They include two bars, two swimming pools, and an activity center that co-ordinates a wide variety of water sport activities. Other activities include diving, snorkeling, Lamu based excursions dhow trips and fishing. Please be aware that the fishing season takes place between August and May.
A night here can set you back roughly 200USD a night only.
Directions Via Road: Get to Lamu via bus through Mombasa or directly via air. From Lamu get to The Majlis via boat.