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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic homely getaway, good for a short break away from Nairobi city. Emakoko is an excellent lodge - clean; comfortable bed; lovely bath and view from the room; exceptional service; great food. We loved every moment of our brief stay. We also liked that the...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, lovely to have you here. Thank you, Emma and Anthony

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having arrived in Nairobi from the UK a stay in the Emakoko lodge is the perfect start to the holiday. We were made to feel very welcome and the accommodation is superb. The quality of the food is superb. A great way to bed in...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for writing a review on The Emakoko, we are so pleased you enjoyed the food. Thank you, Emma and Anthony

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 24 hour stay and every aspect was outstanding. Friendly staff, luxury accommodation and superb food. A highly competent and very knowledgeable guide/ driver, Rashid, took us on afternoon and morning safaris during which we saw a lion ( stalk and kill its...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you saw 4 of the big 5 within 24 hours! We hope to see you again. Thank you, Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Our 3-day experience at Emakoko was unsurpassed in the quality of service. The staff was very competent at all levels including the gourmet chef, safari guide/ driver, bar tender, security and house-keeping. The location near Nairobi was convenient and the safari experience was uncrowded and...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you so much for writing in, it is great when people stay for 3 days - we are so pleased you enjoyed this. Thank you, Anthony and Emma

Reviewed 6 May 2018

Enough has been said about the food and it is all true. The cocktails are amazing as well. What makes this place truly special is the impeccable taste that pervades everything, every single detail, and the amazing staff who make you feel at home. I...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your very detailed review and we are so pleased you got to see our resident Rhino! We really enjoyed having you here MJ and look forward to having you back again one day. Thank you, Anthony and Emma

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$662 - US$1,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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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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"Every room is special and perfect"
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"Many of the rooms are a long way up on the cliff. If you are not very fit ask for rooms on the lower level"
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"Bring your bathing suit - there's a nice pool"
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"If you are fit book a room at the top - be warned forty steps up but a magnificent view. Good news is a lift..."
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