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    The Ark

    P O Box 499, Aberdare National Park, Kenya
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    • Excellent43%
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    Aberdare Country Club
    278 reviews
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed a night at the Ark. Fabulous interiors super location right in the national park next to a lake. Lovely rooms warm staff and welcoming . Housekeeping is super considering their location I guess they have a very good team. Unfortunately it rained hence...More

    Thank Jayesh C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We started our tour from the West trough the park and then arrived at The Ark. We didn't saw many animals in the park but once we arrived at the hotel we saw elephants. In the evening we saw 12 elephants and several other animals....More

    Thank Joeri I
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    hi guys, We had lunch at the Aberdare Country Club, which was very good and the staff was very friendly, then a transfer to The Ark, 30 minutes away. We were shown our room (which was clean but extremely small). Finding the viewing areas was...More

    1  Thank schliek
    Reviewed 15 March 2017

    We stayed here on safari. The rooms are small, but clean, a little sparse like church camp! However, with the great animal viewing area, there is no need to spend any time in your room except to sleep. The watering hole and salt lick attracts...More

    Thank TRAVELJUNKIES01
    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    We had lunch at the Aberdare Country Club, which was very good and the staff were very friendly, then drove to The Ark, about 30 mins away. The welcome here was a bit lukewarm; we were shown our rooms (which were clean & a good...More

    Thank Kazaroo1
    Aberdare Country Club
    278 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Aberdare National Park
     
    Treetops Lodge
    321 reviews
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    The Ark Lodge
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    • USD 184 - USD 269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Beccy N
    What is the minimum age for children? The youngest in our group will be 6 (7 2 weeks after we leave) is this possible?
    22 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
    Do you offer laundry service?
    9 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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    Rocio S
    Hola, me gustaría saber si hay mosquiteras en las habitaciones. O si es conveniente llevarlas. Nos preocupa un poco el tema de la malaria. gracias
    15 November 2016|
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    "Ask for a room with 2 single beds. The double is very small."
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    "Ask for a room out close to the front viewing areas on the side of the waterhole."
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    "Get a room Near the Lobby and ask to be taken to Aberdare country club."
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    "Level B is good both for animal watch and relaxation"
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