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    The Emakoko

    P.O.Box 738 | Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi 00517, Kenya
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    1 - 5 of 180 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This is a great place to start or end your safari. The lodge is close enough to both the Nairobi International (JKIA), and domestic Wilson airports to avoid the worst of incredible Nairobi traffic. It is also very close to the Elephant Orphanage, a must...More

    Thank Mike N
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your review - it is great to be able to do a game drive instead of sitting in traffic! Anthony

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Emakoko is located on the edge of the Nairobi National Park so was amazing place to start our African safari. Our host Rachel & the hospitality team were friendly & helpful. our two guides were knowledgeable about all the animals & were amazing at...More

    Thank DiParsons
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 1 week ago

    We are so sorry that we did not get to host you but are very pleased that you enjoyed our home and managed to see so much. Karibuni Tena! Emma & Anthony

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    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 2 weeks ago

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

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    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 2 weeks ago

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

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    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 2 weeks ago

    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

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    • US$635 - US$1,046 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    "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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    "Room 1 is closest to the main area."
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