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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I wasn't entirely sure what to expect; as a safari lodge 'in' the park which is 'in'/next to the city. I was totally blown away. I loved it. First, it's quite easy to get to, well, let's be fair, it's AS easy if not easier...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you for going to the trouble to write such a detailed and lovely review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the lodge and hope that you will come back! Thank you, Anthony and Emma

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place. Upon entering you instantly forget the traffic of Nairobi or wherever else you are coming from. The food is fantastic (though if you are a big eater you may want to come along with some snacks as portions can be small.)...More

2  Thank Jennifer M
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review and I do apologise for not responding sooner to your emails. Thank you for your other helpful comments and we do hope you will come back! Emma & Anthony

Reviewed 23 March 2018

a brilliant spot to stay either on arrival or departure from Kenya. a hassle free pick up at the airport and 40 minutes later you are in the bush right on the edge of the Nairobi National Park, avoiding all the stress and traffic of...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you enjoyed the food and the lodge. We hope to see you again! Thank you, Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This place is a great way to start off your safari vacation. It's only 45 minutes from the airport, and they offer great guides who can find the coolest animals. They also have great food, and you can request local food too! They have a...More

1  Thank Reggie S
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you for your review and we look forward to hosting you again. Emma & Anthony

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

My spouse visited The Emakoko without me in the past, and always came home raving about it...which made me arrive with very high expectations. The amazing team at The Emakoko more than exceeded my expectations. First of all, you can’t beat the location. The proximity...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our home and do hope that you will come back! Anthony & Emma

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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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Price range
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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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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"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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