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The Emakoko

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

The lodge is tucked away into a corner of Nairobi National Park, providing easy access to game drives and peaceful afternoons. The friendliness and customer service of everyone from the drivers to the owners was top notch. And the FOOD! I would return for the...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you enjoyed the lodge and the food. One night is never enough! Happy new year to you. Emma and Anthony

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

After a spontaneous change of plans for New Year’s Eve we ended up booking in at Emakoko for the night. Ended up staying two nights, because of the superb service, fabulous food and warm friendly welcome. Great family room catering for all our family needs...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 4 January 2018

Happy New year to you too and we are so glad you spent it with us! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Thank you, Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 7 December 2017

The staff have one version of service delivery which is excellence. They connect in a special way The food was amazing and the scenery was captivating providing a very romantic scene for my fiancee and I. The dinner setting at the bonfire left a lasting...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed The Emakoko. We hope you will come again! Anthony

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We had an amazing drive through the park. We saw the only rhinos of our trip! The open balcony was gorgeous with comfy chairs and a fabulous bar. Our rooms were gorgeous with a large bathroom and a big bathtub. It was beautiful.

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for your review - we are so pleased you enjoyed the lodge. Anthony

Reviewed 17 October 2017

We would highly recommend The Emakoko - it is a charming, beautiful lodge with an excellent level of service. Having been delayed at baggage reclaim, we arrived rather late at The Emakoko for a one night stay before travelling on to the Masaai Mara. We...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you for your review and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your safari. Anthony & Emma

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Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast Available
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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
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US$663 - US$1,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$663 - US$1,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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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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"Bring a swimsuit and enjoy their lovely pool"
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"Lower level rooms for accessibility. Room 1 is very close to the main building."
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