Jannataan Hotel Shella Lamu

Jannataan Hotel

Jannataan Hotel is located at the center of Shella Village within easy reach of shopping places; just about 2 minutes walk away from the fabulous Shella beach. The Hotel consists of 4 blocks surrounding a beautiful swimming pool.

The Hotel has the main house which has 8 rooms; Triples, doubles, twins and singles as well as big terrace for guests to relax or eat their meals. It also has it's own sitting and dinning areas. The rooms also have their own siting and dining areas.

The hotel is also wifi enabled.


Jannataan also has a well equipped conference hall which can hold up to 60 persons.


The hotel is owned by a local Muslim Family and therefore does not serve alcohol.

Our Rooms

All the rooms in the hotel are en-suite and have fans, mosquito nets and hot showers. In the event of power failure, the hotel has it's own power generator.


There is also an internal restaurant for hotel guests only and our qualified chef can prepare all sorts of delicious foods. For typical Swahili food, one can arrange that with Ali Samosas who works closely with the hotel staff.

Dhow Trips and Excursions

Jannataan Hotel offers many different excursions and activities through this fascinating archipelago.

The Lamu town tour, a Romantic sunset cruise, a Day Excursion combining with the visit to the historical Takwa Ruins, Snorkeling, Sailing through the Mangroove. A visit to Matondoni (A dhow building Village) and Deep Sea Fishing are among the trips which one should never miss while on holiday to Lamu.

Contact Information

Phone:  254 (0) 722 698 059

Phone:  254 (0) 722 729 219


Email:  info@jannataanhotel-lamu.com

Email:  reservation@jannataanhotel-lamu.com

Email:  shella@africaonline.co.ke

Address:  Shella Village, Opposite KCB ATM Lamu