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self catering daily rate
at Full Moon House
[max 6 guests]

Low Season

2 persons: from US$205
then US$85 pp/per night
(US$530 for whole house)

High Season
2 persons: from US$235
then US$100 pp/per night
US$640 for whole house

Peak Season
fixed rate of US$780
for whole house



  • return airport transfers
  • the services of a cook and room stewards/waiters
  • on-location manager to assist in organizing all local activities
  • free transfers to Lamu town on traditional dhow
  • unlimited wifi internet
  • laundry

self catering:

Guests supply funds to the house cook, who will then do all the shopping and cooking.


Low (min. 2 nights)
1 March - 30 June
1 September - 19 December
High (min. 3 nights)
11 January - 28 February
1 - 31 August
Peak (min. 7 nights)
20 December - 10 January



full moon house, shela

Located in Shela, Full Moon House was named by nocturnal fishermen for its guiding glow.

Full Moon House has 3 double en-suite bedrooms offering luxury accommodation for up to six guests. One of the bedrooms can become a twin bedroom if needed.

All of your needs will be catered by professional staff to ensure that you have a relaxing holiday. Full Moon House offers a true Swahili island feel, with a large courtyard and swimming pool (which is shared with it's sister house, Kiwandani.

Your manager, cooks and stewards are entirely devoted to your service. Once you have selected your meals from a guideline menu, your cooks will do all food errands with great care to get the freshest ingredients - and will then prepare all meals according
to your wishes.

Meals can be served in your private dining area or on the terrace.

Food is charged at cost and recorded in a book of accounts, which is always available for you to review.


  • Airport and boat transfers
  • Unlimited Wifi internet connection
  • A cook and 2 room stewards/waiters for every 3 guests
  • On-location manager, Asya Said Shaffi, who will assist you to organize all local activities (boat rentals, excursions and tour guides), and connecting you with the right people
  • The traditional boat “Mwezi" will take you to Lamu Town free of charge
  • Laundry service


shela fullmoon house


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Full Moon House Shela - view from the sea

Swimming Pool at Full Moon House Shela

Full Moon House Shela - first floor terrace

baraza at Full Moon House Shela

dining area at Full Moon House Shela

first floor at Full Moon House Shela

bathroom at Full Moon House Shela

Full Moon House Shela pool area

Full Moon House Shela - living area

Full Moon House Shela terrace

Blue Room at Full Moon House Shela

Full Moon House Shela

Full Moon House Shela - baraza

Sea View at Full Moon House Shela

Sunset at Full Moon House Shela

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