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    The Emakoko

    P.O.Box 738 | Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi 00517, Kenya
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had an amazing drive through the park. We saw the only rhinos of our trip! The open balcony was gorgeous with comfy chairs and a fabulous bar. Our rooms were gorgeous with a large bathroom and a big bathtub. It was beautiful.

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    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review - we are so pleased you enjoyed the lodge. Anthony

    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    We would highly recommend The Emakoko - it is a charming, beautiful lodge with an excellent level of service. Having been delayed at baggage reclaim, we arrived rather late at The Emakoko for a one night stay before travelling on to the Masaai Mara. We...More

    Thank spkjfk
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 18 October 2017

    Thank you for your review and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your safari. Anthony & Emma

    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    If you are looking to stay in Nairobi National Park, this is your place! The staff are very professional, warm, and friendly! Rachel, the relief manager was such a joy to be around and visit with. The lodge is located in a perfect valley, making...More

    Thank Andrew C
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 18 October 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review - we look forward to having you back. Emma & Anthony

    Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

    Wonderful place. Had a couple of days here on our way to the Mara. Nairobi National park was a good intro to anyone new to safari. Loads of animals and some great game drives. The lodge itself was a lovely place, the food excellent and...More

    Thank Warren C
    Response from Anthony C, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 12 October 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review - I do hope that we see you here again! Thank you, Anton

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Beautiful location and great lodges. Be aware that if you are in one off the lodges on top of the hill you get an amazing view but you also need to walk up a lot off stairs (totally worth the effort). Staff and service are...More

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    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you for taking the time time write in - we are so pleased you enjoyed the top rooms. Emma and Anthony

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    • USD 706 - USD 1,133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    16 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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    "Higher lodges have the most incredible views"
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    "Get the rooms at the top of the cliff for the best views!"
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    "Book a lower level cottage if unable to climb stairs although the view in the higher rooms is well worth it."
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    "Rooms highest up have stunning views, but any room is great!"
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