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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are very big, typical old colonial style. However the rooms need to be upgraded. the bathrooms also need to be done up. The gardens have been kept exceptionally well. Also the view of the surroundings is beautiful, very pleasant view from the bedrooms. if the rooms are done up it will be a beautiful place to stay. the...

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We were 2 families occupying 2 out of the 3 cottages. The bathroom had a nasty shower curtain that looked like it had been left in dirty water for too long, the bedrooms had a gaps in the doors and windows - I suspect they're the original windows - and that's. It a complement! The manager Wallace was by far...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Everything in this old hotel screams colonial style, from the wood interiors to the chimney in the room that you can ask the staff to light up to keep warm at night. Decent breakfast and well kept grounds.

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

One off the best hotel,the staff was amazing and very polite. The dinner was super and the room fantastic. The have Internet communications only in the lobby. Superb breakfast with amazing topical fruits ☺☺

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The founder of scouts movement worldwide his works and museums are here.The facility is ideal for all travel need and discover the history of Kenya.Together with the Treetops is a great chain you will love.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 25 October 2016

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Idyllically located in the Kenyan highlands 2 hours drive from Nairobi the capital city, Outspan provides a holistic business, leisure and adventure experience. A comfortable hotel set in well tended tropical gardens with rolling manicured lawns and breath taking views of Mt Kenya. Lord Baden Powell the founder of the Scouting movement spent the last three years of his life here in a cottage called Paxtu which is still preserved to date. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Outspan Hotel

Address: Aberdare National Park, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Central Province > Aberdare National Park
Price Range: £119 - £221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Outspan Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 45
Also Known As:
Outspan Hotel Aberdare National Park
Outspan Hotel Kenya/Aberdare National Park
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“rooms on the same side as the restaurant have pleasant view.”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Good Views”
 of 5 bubbles ericgG8421DN, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Must spend a Night at Tree Top Lodge managed by Out span Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles YathraTours, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Wifi only works near the reception area”
 of 5 bubbles 915mikeu, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Rooms bad need of renovation - Go for deluxe rooms only”
 of 5 bubbles jarnek, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
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