High Season

(October to January)

Non-Residents: $250 Per Night
Residents: $200 Per Night
Children 4-12: Half Adult Rate
Children Under 4: Free of Charge

Rates are per person.

Low Season

(February to October)

Non-Residents: $200 Per Night
Residents: $150 Per Night
Children 4-12: Half Adult Rate
Children Under 4: Free of Charge

Rates are per person.

Other Charges:

Kiunga Marine Reserve Daily Fee:

  Non-Residents: Residents: Citizen:
Adult $20 300/= 100/=
Child $10 150/= 100/=

One way boat trip from Kiwayu landing strip: 4 500 /-

One way Dhow sail boat from Lamu: 14 000 /-

One way speed boat from Lamu: 15 000 /-

Activities Involving fuel and/or instruction

Drinks from bar (excluding water in rooms and drinks during meals)

Please Note:

  • Prices Subject to change without notice.
  • Prices may vary when booking through an agent.
  • Room prices do not include transport costs of any kind.
Bookings are confirmed upon receipt of a 30% deposit of the quoted reservation cost.
Balance payable in full one month prior to arrival.
DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL                                DEPOSIT FORFEITED
70 OR MORE DAYS TO 44 DAYS                                  30%
43 DAYS TO 32 DAYS                                                   60%
31 DAYS TO 22 DAYS                                                   75%
21 DAYS TO 0 DAYS                                                    100%


Extra Charges:

Deep Sea Fishing Charters with Professional Skippers and Crew

Boat:  Albatros, Skipper: Jay Jay Nicholas,  (tichnicholas@gmail.com) o

Boat: Little Toot, Skipper: Neills Kaushen, (book through Mikes Camp) 80,500/-

Full day: 80,500/-, $923

Half a day:   57,500/- , $660

Mikes Camps Boats: Tahira, Umeme, Experienced local Skippers and Crew

Full day: 16,000/-

Half day: 8000/-


Kite Boarding Courses:

Instructors: Zan, Max and Ollo are some of Kenya’s top kiters at the moment.

Young, professional instructors who run a Kiting business in Watamu.

3 day courses for beginners @  $203 | 17,728/- per day per person.

plus  and additional $200 for their accommodation and travel fare.


 Scuba Diving

Instructor: Steve Curtis.  (www.divekenya.com) (pre book)

Per day: 600 Dollars US  (this is the cost whether there’s one diver or eight) (subject to change)



Air Lamu Flights

 (www.airlamu.com), Air Lamu: 4 seater Cessena availible for Kiwayu charters 

Carol Kaushen & Roland Percel have just purchased a 4 seater Maule Plane that will be doing Lamu Kiwayu Transfers in the near future. 

(take a scenic flight and land on the KIWAYU BEACH!)

Flights to Lamu

There area currently 3 airlines that currently fly into Lamu, all three from Nairobi; Air Kenya and Safarilink fly from Nairobi Wilson Airport, Fly540 from Jomo Kenyatta International (more viable for a transfer from an international flight). All also fly from Malindi and Mombasa.

Airline Websites