A Sunkissed Guide to Kenya's East Coast

A Sunkissed Guide to Kenya's East Coast

A Flook Guide To Lamu & Shela

Venture off the beaten path to Shela and Lamu, Kenya's hidden coastal gems, where luxury and serenity meld into the quintessence of sun-kissed retreats. These secluded sanctuaries promise an escape into opulence, set against the backdrop of untouched shores and whispering tides, offering a haven for those seeking to indulge in the purest forms of coastal elegance.

Dive into our curated selection of locales that set the stage for our Spring '24 collection, showcasing spots that blend historical charm with modern luxury, each narrating its unique story of Kenyan coastal allure.

Where To Stay

Peponi Hotel

Within the storied walls of Lamu Town lies Lamu House, a sanctuary that marries Swahili architectural beauty with the tranquility of a seaside retreat. Its restored spaces and panoramic rooftop terraces invite guests to unwind in the lap of luxury, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Lamu's sunsets and the gentle caress of the sea breeze.

Lamu House

In the heart of the ancient Lamu Town, Lamu House is a beacon of traditional Swahili architecture, offering guests a genuine slice of Lamu’s rich cultural tapestry. This beautifully restored property, now a haven for travelers, melds the coziness of home with the luxury of personalized service. Its stunning rooftop terraces present panoramic vistas of the sea and Lamu’s captivating sunsets, encapsulating the spirit of quiet sophistication.

Sunset Hour at The Majlis

The Majlis Bay Resort becomes a canvas for nature's most spectacular artistry at sunset. This idyllic spot offers a symphony of colors that dance across the sky, enjoyed alongside a selection of fine cocktails and dishes that fuse the local harvest with international flair, marking the perfect end to a day in paradise.

What To Do

Lamu Fort

Step into the echoes of history at Lamu Fort, a testament to the island's rich past. This landmark, now a captivating museum, tells tales of cultural convergence, offering a glimpse into the soul of Lamu through its storied walls.

Shela Strolls

Wander the quaint pathways of Shela Village, a serene escape where time slows to the rhythm of swaying palms and soft sands. It's a place for quiet reflection, gentle exploration, and the discovery of the simple beauty that defines the essence of Shela and Lamu.

Join us in embracing the serene luxury of Shela and Lamu, where each moment is a step into a world of understated elegance and coastal charm. Our guide to these hidden treasures offers a glimpse into a journey filled with the allure of discovery, inviting you to experience the serene sophistication of Kenya's coastal paradises.

Images provided by:
Michelle van Dijk
Avery Swail
Majils Bay Resort
Peponi Hotel
Lamu House