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    The Emakoko

    P.O.Box 738 | Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi 00517, Kenya
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    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    We stayed here for fantastic 1 night in June. Super-friendly and welcoming staff, sensational room location & views, great food & drink (the barman's Dawas were to die for!) and wonderful memories to take with us. Unbelievable that you are in a National Park a...More

    Thank Mark M
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 8 July 2017

    Glad you liked the house speciality and enjoyed the lodge. We hope you will be back! Thank you, Anthony

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    The Emakoko is a beautiful oasis inside of the Nairobi National Park. It's close to the international airport and our travel agent suggested we stay here for our first night in Africa. We were so pleased that we did - once we arrived we were...More

    Thank Jennifer C
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 6 July 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review - we are so pleased that you enjoyed the lodge (and the Tuskers!) Anthony

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    This was our second visit to Emakoko, the first was for Valentines day 2years ago and the second for our 3rd wedding anniversary. We only live 16km away but I feels like another world. The drive to the lodge through the park is brilliant, with...More

    Thank SBrob_K
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 5 July 2017

    Thank you so much for coming back - it was great to have you here! We look forward to celebrating your 4th wedding anniversary! Anthony & Emma

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Anton and his talented team of folks are amazing! Everything from the initial greeting to our farewell felt genuine and inviting - with knowledgeable guides that will take you on fantastic game drives! The lodge is beautifully situated in the cliff side of a valley...More

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    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 2 July 2017

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

    Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

    We could not have loved Emakoko Lodge more! Anton and Emma, the owners, were fantastic hosts, the place was beautiful and the location and service were flawless. This is a must stop in Nairobi. Meals were great also! Request a room at the top of...More

    Thank decarts
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 29 June 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed the lodge and hope that you will come back as soon as possible. Anthony & Emma

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    15 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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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Higher up the valley for the best views, lower for ease of access. All are magnificent."
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