Relaxing nights in Kenya | Majlis Resort

Posted by on November 25, 2013

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Hop on a traditional boat that will take you to a charming seaside resort in the heart of the Lamu Archipelago in Kenya and enter the world of Majlis, a beautiful hotel that will become your refuge. The Majlis word means in Arabic a beautiful place, which was built to entertain guests of honor and that is exactly the philosophy of resort, to create an intimate space where the guests of honor, that you will feel like home. Designed originally as a private residence, this hotel gradually converted from a family home in a luxury resort with 25 rooms and suites that reflects a heady blend of traditional Swahili architecture and European luxury.

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

The father of the current owner of the enchanted island of Manda bought a small plot, which was to turn into a paradise. In the Majlis exoticism of East Africa fits perfectly with modern comforts. White is the dominant color, but the touch of the traditional Swahili style also incorporated to create an exotic environment. The rooms and suites feature high ceilings, typical of this area, and dark wood furniture and uniquely decorated doors.

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

In this mixture, woodwork items, traditional artwork and chairs with colorful embroidered pillows. Throughout the hotel, you will see artistic treasures that help to bridge the gap between local traditions and European style. From the restaurant to the public areas with saltwater pools, luxury is evident in the slightest detail.

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

The indoor dining area overlooks a magnificent gilded elephant sculpture by the artist Armando Tanzini, who played an important role in the selection of decorative items such as wood carvings, carpets and sculptures that adorn the interior of the hotel. The prices begin from 156 euros for a double room per night.

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

The Majlis Resort, Kenya

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By Nicole P.

The Majlis Resort, Kenya photos: The Majlis Resorts.

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