The Red Pepper House is located on coconut beach-Lamu and is decorated in Swahili-style and combined with contemporary art, the spacious suites are housed in traditional houses, called Nyumbas. They offer sea views and feature an outside living area and a verandah. Each Nyumba has a private butler. The bathrooms have spacious showers. The Superior Suite with sea views features an open air bathroom. All suites are equipped with a safe, hairdryer, bathrobes and a minibar.
Nestled between a pristine beach and an unspoiled forest, the makuti thatched roof of The Red Pepper House rises and falls with the breeze combining the stylish elegance of colonial times and the impressive history of Swahili culture is showcased. Colonial comforts are elegantly arrayed.
Accommodation and Meals
The hotel has just five spacious nyumbas (the Swahili name for home), each offering a covered living area, veranda, open air African shower and a private boma and beach area. A private butler is also available to attend to your needs and even accompany you on visits and excursions if you wish. There are many places to eat, drink, relax and watch the sunset around the property including the swimming pool. The Red Pepper House in Lamu specializes in Swahili and Mediterranean cuisine. A private chef can be arranged upon request. Refreshments and snacks can be enjoyed at the bar.
Some of the activities that can be arranged include romantic private dining on the beach; bird watching in the surrounding forest, snorkelling, African spa treatments and dhow cruises.
Guests can take a stroll on the beach or take a refreshing dip in the pool. Massages and beauty treatments are available at the open-air Kuzi Pamper House Spa or in the privacy of your suite.
Tours and activities, such as snorkelling, cultural visits, fishing and watersports can be arranged at the tour desk. Lamu Town is 2 km away and the Manda Airstrip is 4 km from The Red Pepper House. Airport shuttles can be arranged for a surcharge.