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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff at Kibo were excellent. The location is nice and close to the entrance to Amboseli National Park. The tented lodges are good, with a nice porch area. Bit disappointed that our lodge was not cleaned/turned down on the second night of our stay until I asked in the evening, but for some reason the staff did not have...

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

There is not even a single drawback to write about Kibo. 1.Best location of any resort in Amboseli (closest to the park's main entrance) 2.Staffs are courteous & fantastic. 3.Food-Buffet to be specific,is just more than adequate and the restaurant staffs and managers do take care of your special needs if any. 4.Rooms are 10/10.Housekeeping and overall maintenance is great....

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Thank you for your great response. We appreciate it. Your welcome again for a stay in Kibo.

Bemidji, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were only there for one night and I wish it could have been longer. Beautiful building and grounds. Tents were very nice and shower was great. Both dinner and breakfast was good. Bar also did a wonderful job with our drink orders. The gift shop is cheaper than other shops I had been at.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Having spent some time on a tour of Tanzania we were dropped off at the small but busy border town of Namanga which on both the Kenya and Tanzania sides had undergone tremendous change {we were there last 6 years ago) with a new expanded tarmac roads on both sides and large modern customs offices. After checking out of the...

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Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luxury tented camp, close to the main gate to Amboseli National Park. The staff are very helpful, in every department. The room itself is as good as any place that we have stayed at whilst on our safari trips.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kibo Safari camp is really very beautiful and all is perfect. Staff, food, accommodation, all is perfect. And the best...camp is close to the main gate of Amboseli NP. Three times here and will again.

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Thank you for your wonderful review.Your welcome again and again for a stay at Kibo.

Buckeye, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely loved Kibo Safari Camp! This is a true "African luxury-tent camp" experience. Charming, comfortable, authentic, relaxing, personal. I've traveled around the world and stayed everywhere from horrible hostels to luxury resorts ... and in all my travels ... the staff at Kibo is the BEST !!! I don't know the exact definition of 5 star service, but staff...

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Wow! Thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate it. Your most welcome again for a stay at Kibo.Thanks again.

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s a lovely tented camp, simple but tidy, and it gives one an opportunity get up close with nature while also assuring safety. I could hear a Lion's roar from a distance at night and echos of Hyena calls were all around my tent until early in the morning The tents are spacious, the food is nice, diverse and fresh...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I find it very difficult to comment on this lodge. Unfortunately our stay here was completely spoilt by the arrival of a huge contingent of teenage school children. I understand that in the low season lodges have to make money and welcoming huge groups is a good way to do it. Also the youngsters were very polite but with the...

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Thank you for your wonderful review. We endavour to continually improve our services and will take your concerns at heart. Your welcome again for a stay at Kibo. Thanks again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed every bit of my stay here, Couldn't fault it , great location, and beautiful views , the tents were nicely spread out offered a relaxing and private holiday, in the heart of amboseli, also got some good cocktails by the bar every evening ill be back !

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kibo Safari Camp is a luxury tented camp located 1.7kms from the Amboseli Kimana Gate. We would like to be listed among the specialty lodges in Amboseli National Park to enable our clients to understand that we are right at the Park entrance and they can sometimes even see the animals from within the lodge as they occasionally come grazing near our boundary fence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kibo Safari Camp

Address: 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Amboseli Eco-system
Price Range: $288 - $552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kibo Safari Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 73
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“Ask for a tent on the front row next to the open savannah.”
 of 5 bubbles ArizonaJT, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The tent was picked by the safari company but the location does not make a big difference.”
 of 5 bubbles Whiskey_Tango_01, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Roll up your 'blinds' if you want to be able to see anything in your tent during the day.”
 of 5 bubbles Quinn039, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“with great view”
 of 5 bubbles qij2015, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the last row of tents have the best view of Kilimanjaro”
 of 5 bubbles Marlow_01, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
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