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    The Ark

    P O Box 499 | Nyeri, Kenya, Aberdare National Park, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
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    “bird feeding” (24 reviews)
    “salt lick” (43 reviews)
    “rooms are small” (39 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    The sight of the Ark in the middle of the thick Jungle near the salt water hole is awe inspiring. The views from the rooms is good. No other modern forms of entertainment is available which makes the trip enjoy with nature with plenty of...More

    Thank arunbvkumar
    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    we arrived here around 4pm after had our lunch at Aberdare Country Club. its quite a distance from the club to The Ark, but this is definitely worth for us to visit. we are a group of 16pax from Malaysia, and we enjoyed viewed animals...More

    Thank OliverKee
    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    We arrived at the Ark and were impressed by the view as we walked across the wooden walkway and the external view of the hotel. The rooms were a bit small, but adequate. Food was good, but for some reason the staff left the windows...More

    Thank aebida2016
    Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

    This place located in the heart of Aberdere park in Kenya is a perfect place for game viewing enthusiasts Spread over 4 levels you can see game up close near a watering hole. Elephants happily playing in the water in full comfort in the presence...More

    Thank medysurya
    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    This place is a must do for any visit to Kenya. We had a room facing the watering hole and could see Elephants, Water Buffalo, Wart Hogs, and many species of birds from the window of our room. There's a buzzer to alert you when...More

    Thank Kylewag
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    • US$184 - US$406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
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    • Central Province >
    • Aberdare National Park
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    Beccy N
    21 January 2017|
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    Response from Kileleshwa | Reviewed this property |
    I am not aware that there is an age restriction. I took my 9 year old granddaughter there. I think it might be an issue, for other guests if your child is noisy!!!
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    Gofiguredc
    8 January 2017|
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    Response from Kileleshwa | Reviewed this property |
    There is no laundry service at The Ark, probably because the majority of visitors only spend one of two nights there. Aberdare Country Club is likely to have this service though.
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    Jeevees
    3 November 2016|
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    Response from Angela S | Reviewed this property |
    Before we got to the Ark, we went to the Country Club to get a transfer. We agreed with the driver who transferred us to do a trip the next day. You can also ask at Country Club reception to help you out. But: we actually... More
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    "Top 3rd floor is best in my opinion."
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    "The best view rooms are at the front of the ark and to the side of the ark facing the water hole."
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    "can view animals direct from my window."
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    "Try for a top floor room - rooms seemed a tiny bit bigger"
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