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    Il Ngwesi Lodge

    Laipha house, 3rd floor Nanyuki Town, Room 23, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
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    “local masai” (6 reviews)
    “open air” (5 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Bar/Lounge
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    1 - 5 of 66 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Il Ngwesi is an absolutely magical place - the most wonderful place we stayed in Africa. Wholly owned and operated by the Masai, the staff are totally invested in sharing their culture with the guests. We learned a lot from our guide and the staff,...More

    Thank TippyNV
    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    This lodge is community owned, so your money goes directly to the local Masai community to fund schools, medical care and other community projects. The Masai built the lodge and have operated it for twenty years now, obviously doing a stellar job. The design is...More

    1  Thank DAEsmae
    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    Without doubt the most unique lodge I have ever stayed at. Amazing people, great wildlife and spectacular views. Il Ngwesi creates a fascinating combination of isolation, comfort and connection to the land that is hard to find anywhere else. It's the the only lodge in...More

    Thank Kaffeetasse
    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    This was my first stop on a 3-week trip to Kenya and Tanzania, and I am so glad I chose to stay here, because it was the PEOPLE, in addition to the architecture and wildlife sightings, that made it a beautiful experience. Traveling solo at...More

    Thank Joan C
    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    Touching down on the private airstrip you wonder where the lodge is ... it did not take long .. looking up , the resplendent staff were coming down the hillside to greet us .. a stunning sight the traditional red shukas against the backdrop of...More

    1  Thank 55ta
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • 6
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    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Laikipia County >
    • Nanyuki Municipality >
    • Nanyuki Town
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    • Il Ngwesi Hotel Nanyuki
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