Tunusuru house, lamu/ shella traditional house

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Entire residential home hosted by Balala

10 guests, 5 bedrooms, 5 beds, 7 baths
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Tunusuru House is built using traditional materials and workmanship with detailed high quality decor and finish. It is a 4 story house with ground floor containing entrance area, small dining, a pool and the kitchen. 1st Floor has the Dining area and one ensuite. 2nd and 3rd Floor has identical layout with 4 ensuite. 4th Floor is the roof top with large area for relaxing and entertainment as well as a bar, toilet and shower. The house situated in the Village is 50 meters from the beach front

The space
I have 3 friendly staff including an amazing cook that look forward to serve you during your stay. You will be taken away by the local and fish dishes we make

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Pool
Washer
Refrigerator
Microwave
Smoking allowed
Dedicated workspace
Long term stays allowed
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.92 out of 5 stars from 13 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Shela, Lamu County, Kenya

Lamu is a UNESCO Heritage site and Shela being on Lamu island is a huge part of that. Shela Village consisting of a welcoming friendly local community is trapped in its own time

Hosted by Balala

Joined in March 2019
  • 13 Reviews
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Welcome to Tunusuru House - I am Sidiki your host. My family have lived in Shela for many generations. Following our local heritage over the past 25 years I have been building traditional but modern houses in Shela, This inspired me so much that I finally decided to build my own. I am a strong believer in our local Swahili culture and traditions. I look very much forward sharing with you as I look forward to welcoming you to Tunusuru house in the heart of Shela Village
Welcome to Tunusuru House - I am Sidiki your host. My family have lived in Shela for many generations. Following our local heritage over the past 25 years I have been building trad…

During your stay

We are available and on call within the village 24/7

Balala is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Languages: العربية, English
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Response time: within an hour
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House rules

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
No pets
Smoking is allowed

Health & safety

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Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Show more
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