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Bantu Utamaduni Lodge

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Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The hotel is very easy to find for first timers on that side of the country. There seems to be some miscommunication since front desk manger was not aware of our booking, we had to wait for them sort this and being a cold area this was wanting. One of their staff Agnes, was very helpful, she ensured we had...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This lodge is set on expansive grounds and has a myriad of activities one can engage in.Its very ideal for family outings and the young ones can enjoy boat rides,horse riding,nature trails etc.The food is not that bad although there is room for improvement.It is also a base for climbing the nearby Mt Kenya.Refurbishment/upgrades might open a new chapter for...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 18 October 2014

we just came back from an overnight stay in the camping site of the lodge. The place is nice enough, a bit run down perhaps, but definitely has its charm and overall is a fine place to stay. We were well impressed with the food - dinner we had was excellent (trout to be recommended!) and throughout our stay the...

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2Thank Ania M
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Anyone expecting "world class" service when visiting lodges and camps such as this should book somewhere else. You get what you pay for. At present I am having a beer by the lake here at bandu camp and a monkey just strolled up and sat next to me. So far so good. Great location, perfect for an excursion or two...

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Thank JoeE190
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 5 May 2014

The receptionist was very unreliable but the other staff including manager and recreational attendees were very accommodating,no halal meat,also residents were not entitled to free recreational facilities yet a notice clearly indicated otherwise.

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3Thank mohammedsohail13
Nairobi
Reviewed 12 September 2013

The hotel is located in a nice quiet off road place, just a few kilometers to Nanyuki town. The employees are friendly and ready to share information on places to visit. Very affordable.The service was okay, but there was no hot water in the morning.

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2Thank Peris W
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 9 April 2012

My family and I spent the Easter week-end at the Bantu Lodge (also known as Mountain Rock Lodge or Bantu Mountain Lodge). At KES 10,500 full board for two adults and a child, the price was not bad, but the traveller must be ready to make concessions to the mainstream quality of tourism establishments in Kenya, if you exclude 4-...

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3Thank Giorgio B
Nairobi
Reviewed 30 September 2009

We booked in the hotel and spent 2 nights the services, food and location is wonderful I enjoyed hotels activities including culture

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bantu is a country hotel situated at the shudders of the Mt Kenya game reserve and offers camping, mountaineering, walking and cultural activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bantu Utamaduni Lodge

Address: Nairobi - Nanyuki Highway | P.O Box 333, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Laikipia County > Nanyuki Municipality > Nanyuki Town
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Bantu Utamaduni Hotel Nanyuki
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?