The SpaceLamanis Haven is a beautiful facility with gorgeous picturesque views and glimpse of Kakamega forest. The space has ample secure parking and serene relaxing environment. The house accommodates up to six guests and arrangements can be made to accommodate large groups. We have a spacious kitchen for self-catering purposes fully fitted with cabinets, fridge and other kitchen accessories.(cooking/chef services can be offered at a cost).
Lamanis Haven has three bedrooms fitted with beds, the master bedroom is ensuite and it has a king-size bed, wall cabinets, dressing table, half moon lights among others. The wash room has a bidet, toilet, sink, hot-shower and a bath-tub. The other two bedrooms have have each two single beds with wall cabinets and share a washroom.
The lounge has comfortable sofa-sets, seating 7, with a beautiful fireplace from the lounge one gets the spectacle views. The dinning room is attached to the lounge with a door to the kitchen it has a 6 seater comfortable eating area.
Lamanis Haven facility is built uniquely with large windows for natural air and sunlight, all rooms are naturally well lite and freshly ventilated. We have front and back porch areas for guests to relax, early morning raisers have a golden opportunity at the front porch to view the beautiful sunrise and watch birds flying over the property every morning.
Lamanis haven is in a big gated compound that can hold parties and meetings, with ample secure parking and good grounds for children to play around. We actually have space for functions holding upto 150 people. The serene tranquil environment at Lamanis haven offers tourists, honeymooners, family, groups, retreaters, academicians, researchers and business travellers an opportunity to read, relax, enjoy and easily blend with the natural environment without being in a game/forest reserve and being away from the hustle and noisy town and its immediate proximities, this is naturally homely, it is home!
We are conveniently located approximately 600metres away from the busy Kakamega-Webuye highway for privacy, peace and tranquility. In general, we are within easy distance (less than 10 minutes drive) to major shopping centers, banks, cafes and hospitals of Kakamega town. Guest AccessGuests have access to books on Luyia culture and others, a fire-place within the house, large garden, porch, lounge, spacious Kitchen with utensils, dining area, ample packing, washing machine, Iron box, hair-dryer, treadmill and Golf sticks with bag. Interaction with GuestsAt Lamanis Haven we love interacting with our guests but we do understand that your privacy is paramount, we are available to you on your request. (Guests are received and helped around as need be). The NeighborhoodIchina neighborhood is serene within a rural set-up with proximity to Kakamega forest and Kakamega town. Lamanis Haven, has a scenic view of slopes, forest and sun rise. Neighbors are humble, peaceful and very outgoing. Getting AroundOne can easily walk to a bus stop for public transport, motorcycle service is available from home (though safety is an issue), Taxi transport is reliable, car hire from reputable company with driver is a better choice and its affordable.
Lamanis Haven is located approximately 52Kms to Kisumu international airport and approximately 20 minutes drive to Kakamega airstrip. Other Things to NoteKakamega county the second most populated after Nairobi county is well known for the crying-stone, bull-fighting, Kakamega forest and bird-watching. Our central location between Buyangu and Shinyalu sides of kakamege forest makes it easy for forest tourists/researchers to plan their activities between the two sides of the forests.
To sports lovers, we are just about 10 minutes drive to Bukhungu stadium, Kakamega Golf and tennis club and local gyms.
Due to the forest, Kakamega county and its environs recieves lots of heavy rains mostly in the afternoons, this could be accompanied by lighten and thunder. The terrain takes in all the rain waters within minutes it doesn't flood but power black-outs are a common thing, however, at Lamanis Haven we do have a generator power back-up.