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Grogan's Castle Hotel

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Off the main Voi - Taveta Road, Taveta 80302, Kenya
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
2 Apr 2018
“Quite overrated and not a hotel”
1 Mar 2018
“enjoy the view. top of a hill”
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GROGAN’s CASTLE is a privately owned small hotel, situated in the beautiful Taita Taveta County. We offer spacious en suite bedrooms, an excellent kitchen, great views, at reasonable prices.By road it is a five hour drive from Nairobi, turning south at Voi. From the coast, it can be...
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Off the main Voi - Taveta Road, Taveta 80302, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Before deciding whether to stay here, you must know what this place really is so you can make an informed decision of whether to stay. For me, clearly my expectations weren't what I found. First, this place is not a hotel in the traditional sense....More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

a nice place to relax away from noise. swimming pool under construction. we enjoyed reading the books available as we took our bottles of beer. we enjoyed the food and did not forget signing the visitors book

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place is a hidden gem. The staff is really friendly and will be more than happy to help if there is anything. Take a little time to talk with them, they might learn you a thing or two about the kenyan lifestyle. The food...More

1  Thank Joé S
Response from jill f, General Manager at Grogan's Castle HotelResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We are in the process of putting in a pool and refurbishing the rooms. We look forward to welcoming you back one day!

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The rooms look nothing like the pictures on the website. The place is unkept! They are understaffed. Good food. But they have a lights out time!!! (11.00 pm) so we were forced to stay in the dark for two nights. 😠

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 September 2016

You should bring along some faible for Kenya's colonial history to make the most of your stay in this moorish hotel on a solitary hilltop in the Taveta plains. An eagle's nest, overlooking Ewart Grogan's former sisal estates up to Lake Jipe, towards Kilimanjaro and...More

2  Thank IsabelleUndWerner
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BrasilTraveler
6 November 2017|
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Response from gravin38 | Property representative |
About the pool, we are not sure yet when this will be ready. Anywhere in 2018. About permission to fly: send an email to Grogans Castle and we will send you the details.
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Ashton N
28 September 2015|
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TripAdvisor says one night is $95 USA dollars.
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"Upstairs has a better view"
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"ask for room 1"
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"ask for the colonels room"
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"Get Grogan's own bedroom though all the other four too offer a spectacular view across the surrounding..."
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