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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If one finds them self stuck In Nairobi for a few days and would like to escape for a short time and see why Nairobi began in the first place take a visit to the Nairobi national park and a good place to stay is...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review, we are so pleased you enjoyed The Emakoko and hope you will be back! Thank you, Anthony

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic homely getaway, good for a short break away from Nairobi city. Emakoko is an excellent lodge - clean; comfortable bed; lovely bath and view from the room; exceptional service; great food. We loved every moment of our brief stay. We also liked that the...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, lovely to have you here. Thank you, Emma and Anthony

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Having arrived in Nairobi from the UK a stay in the Emakoko lodge is the perfect start to the holiday. We were made to feel very welcome and the accommodation is superb. The quality of the food is superb. A great way to bed in...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review on The Emakoko, we are so pleased you enjoyed the food. Thank you, Emma and Anthony

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We had a 24 hour stay and every aspect was outstanding. Friendly staff, luxury accommodation and superb food. A highly competent and very knowledgeable guide/ driver, Rashid, took us on afternoon and morning safaris during which we saw a lion ( stalk and kill its...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you saw 4 of the big 5 within 24 hours! We hope to see you again. Thank you, Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Our 3-day experience at Emakoko was unsurpassed in the quality of service. The staff was very competent at all levels including the gourmet chef, safari guide/ driver, bar tender, security and house-keeping. The location near Nairobi was convenient and the safari experience was uncrowded and...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you so much for writing in, it is great when people stay for 3 days - we are so pleased you enjoyed this. Thank you, Anthony and Emma

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The Emakoko is a 20 bed lodge bordering Nairobi national park, only 25 minutes from all the main city airports & attractions. The Emakoko allows people to start and finish their safari in the wild environment ...More they have travelled to enjoy. Less
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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15 March 2017|
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Response from eljo2113 | Reviewed this property |
The Emakoko will arrange to pick you up at the airport. Game drives are totally your call - you can go out for as long as you want, depending on how tired you might be after a long trip. You can ask for Sundowners - drinks... More
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"Every room is special and perfect"
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"Many of the rooms are a long way up on the cliff. If you are not very fit ask for rooms on the lower level"
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"Bring your bathing suit - there's a nice pool"
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"If you are fit book a room at the top - be warned forty steps up but a magnificent view. Good news is a lift..."
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