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Maili Saba Camp - Nakuru

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A very welcome break. The staff were wonderful, very friendly and inviting. The set up is homely and very welcoming! Food is great! Drinks are extremely reasonable. Definitely going back! On top of all that the place is extremely affordable! Asante sana Maili Saba!

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Maili Saba camp is located in a beautiful spot, just on the edge of an impressive volcano crater. The safari tents have basic en suite bathrooms, some have verandas overlooking the crater. Staff are tremendously friendly and helpful, and the food served in the cozy lapa (by an even more cozy fireplace) is excellent, though more rustique farm kinda meals...

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Maili Saba is a lodge with an extra social dimension. It offers training and employment to local orphans with a responsibility to younger brothers and sisters. All profit is used to sponsor education projects. Maili Saba has a very friendly staff and offers a splendid location at the edge of the Menegai Crater. One of the latest craters in the...

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Kisumu, Kenya
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Maili saba is a gem. Located on the cliff overlooking Menengai Crater, it has a gorgeous view, and lots of birdlife. The tents/cottages are clean, the food is fresh and delicious and the best asset is the staff, Lilian and Cecilia are very friendly and competent and make you feel very welcome. They add a very special dimension to any...

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Broome, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The view of menegai crater here is amazing, its on top of the cliff. Tents are becoming run down and there were no mosquito nets, the staff were wonderful with children. Food is standard safari camp food.

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Broughton in Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Our second stay, still delightful. Sour dough bread delicious. Need more wines though. Also they provide the best picnic hamper of any place I have stayed. Homemade soup was Excellent! Good selection of food, not the standard chicken leg and boiled egg!

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

We arrived on friday 12th Feb . It was late afternoon and we greeted with such warmth and welcome. We even had our lunch even though it was late for the chef but it was no problem . The tents are fully catered for your needs with toilet, electricity and clean towels and bedding. Sometimes the water did not heat...

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North Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I was assigned Tent #8 which overlooks the crater as does Tent #10. Tent #8 is at the corner of the property and next to the fence, so I felt it was a bit less secure than other tents. It also had an “annex” with two single beds, so would be perfect for a family. Unfortunately there were problems with...

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Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I was given a last minute R&R break and wanted to find a peaceful place to rest, and Maili Saba was perfect! The property is stunning with its views of the crater from every terrace. What really stands out though is the staff, who are the most friendly I've experienced in my many years of living and traveling in East...

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Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed at maili Saba to attend my daughters wedding nearby. A more perfect setting you couldn't find overlooking the crater. The staff were so wonderful and caring to us, even singing my daughter from her camp to the wedding cars, placing mats all the way up the hill so her dress would remain clean. Great service, beautiful food and kind...

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Additional Information about Maili Saba Camp - Nakuru

Address: Solai road/ Nakuru - Nyahururu Road | 20 minutes from main gate Nakuru National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Lake Nakuru National Park
Price Range: $162 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maili Saba Camp - Nakuru 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“ask for tent at lower level”
 of 5 bubbles rob0603, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 10 is closest to the cliff and has a beautiful private terrace to take in the view”
 of 5 bubbles Irene-van-Laarhoven, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a tent with a crater view.”
 of 5 bubbles Pinky Parker, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Choose a tent overlooking the crater.”
 of 5 bubbles MMG278, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All tents/bandas with Crater view.”
 of 5 bubbles 309g_ntherd, 15 Jul 2015 | Read review
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