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    The Emakoko

    P.O.Box 738 | Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi 00517, Kenya
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    11 - 15 of 181 reviews

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    It has been a while since I felt sufficiently inspired to write a review. The Emakoko is however exceptional enough to demand a mention despite my selfish instincts to keep it a treasured secret. With much love and an exquisite eye for detail, Emakoko's owners,...More

    Thank Emma W
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for such a beautifully written review! It was an absolute pleasure to have you here and hope you can come again. Anthony & Emma

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    You are practically in downtown Nairobi and the bush, at the same time. Built in 2012 and managed by Anthony Childs (who really knows about Kenya). I was only there one day, but got some of my best photos of wildlife at this location.

    Thank Craig H
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 18 June 2017

    Thank you your review - the wildlife in the park is exceptional at the moment. The hyrax however are not! Hope to see you again. Anthony

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Yet another excellent stay at this luxury lodge on the edge of Nairobi National Park. Travelling with our daughter and her friend this time we booked the family rooms, two giant rooms, with ensuite facilities, located within a single building, linked by a continuous veranda...More

    Thank Escape-overseas
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 7 June 2017

    Thank you very much for your wonderful review - we are so pleased that you enjoyed The Emakoko and look forward to seeing you again! Emma & Anthony

    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    This review in particular is a struggle because my analyses are comparative with other experiences I have had worldwide. None of them, however, compares with the Emakoko. This boutique lodge, approximately 6 years old, was extremely well planned and crafted for visitors seeking direct contact...More

    1  Thank zippideedoodle
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 7 June 2017

    We are sorry to have missed you when you were here and cannot believe how lucky you were with your wildlife - being 4 of the big 5 in Nairobi national park is not common! We look forward to having you back again. Thank you,...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    While we were staying in Kenya, we spent a wonderful 24 hours at this amazing boutique lodge on the edge of the Nairobi National Park. The setting is fantastic with wildlife all around; we were able to lie in bed and hear lions roaring nearby...More

    1  Thank OldJohn2
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 7 June 2017

    Thank you for your review - it is wonderful when the lions come in and start roaring, not better way of reminding you that you are indeed in Africa! We look forward to having you again. Anthony & Emma

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    • US$635 - US$1,046 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 10
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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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