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    Sweetwaters Serena Camp

    Central Kenya near Nanyuki, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (635)
          Room & Suite (171)
          Dining (24)
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good32%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “watering hole” (159 reviews)
          “front row” (19 reviews)
          “game drives” (72 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Dry Cleaning
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          Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
          874 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Nanyuki Town
           
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          188 reviews
          #1 of 7 Speciality lodging in Mount Kenya National Park
           
          Aberdare Country Club
          288 reviews
          #1 of 4 hotels in Aberdare National Park
           
          Porini Rhino Camp
          206 reviews
          #2 of 36 Speciality lodging in Nanyuki Town
           
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          1 - 5 of 581 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          We left Nairobi after breakfast and after a 4 hrs drive reached this place for lunch. The tents here are super luxury. We sat in front of our tents watching the animals visiting the waterhole in front of us. the waterhole and the tent area...More

          Thank Vishwas21164
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We had our rooms meters away from the watering hole of the animals! We saw so many animals came for water; rhinos, elephant herd, birds etc. It was an amazing experience! The rooms were super clean and customer service was amazing too! The whole safari...More

          Thank Elizabeth-Rose Y
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Spent two nights at Sweetwaters with a family group over Easter and we had a thoroughly enjoyable experience. The tents were well appointed with comfortable beds. Be aware that there is not much privacy in the toilet and shower - just a curtain between those...More

          Thank Isabella600
          Reviewed 6 May 2017

          We arrived here after a few days hiking and were very happy when we got there, the main building is beautiful, the rooms are very comfortable and top quality. All the staff were very friendly and we found cold beer and excellent Gin and Tonics...More

          Thank malcolm b
          Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena CampResponded 8 May 2017

          Dear Guest, Management has read your review with pleasure and has noted key areas which require some improvement. Be rest assured that your feedback is valuable to us and we will ensure that we improve in the areas which we may have fallen short. Thank...More

          Reviewed 1 May 2017

          Spent a night at Sweetwaters in August 2016, Great place, one can just sit and watch the animals coming to the lake, absolutely worth it. The safari ride was my introduction for my stay in Kenya, and the night safari was worth the money. Would...More

          Thank malinasingh
          Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena CampResponded 8 May 2017

          Thank you for giving us the opportunity to host you. We were indeed delighted to have been amongst the first to host you on a safari and night drive in Kenya. Your feedback is most welcome and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed...More

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          288 reviews
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$161 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 30
          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Rift Valley Province >
          • Laikipia County >
          • Nanyuki Municipality >
          • Nanyuki Town
          • Also Known As
          • Sweetwaters Tented Camp Hotel Nanyuki
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          Traveller (635)
          Room & Suite (171)
          Dining (24)
          Pool & Beach (8)
          Hotel & Grounds (444)
          Bathroom (14)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Kitwa M
          hi is the camp sold out for the Christmas holidays
          21 November 2016|
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          Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
          Hello Kitwa, The camp is not sold out yet. We would love to have you.
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          Kitwa M
          hi do the luxury tents have a view of the water hole? can I get three beds in one room
          19 November 2016|
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          Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
          Hello Kitwa, All of our luxurious tents have very good views of the water hole. We also have tents with three beds upon your request. Looking forward to having you.
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          parulsony
          we are a total of 6 people, 4 adults, and 2 kids, Any specific rooms that you suggest. We are travelling next week. Also we are vegetarian.... so do they serve vegetarain food as well..
          19 June 2015|
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          Response from Peter K |
          Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you for enquiry. We do serve vegetarian meals at Sweetwaters Serena Camp Plesae advise the date you would like to visit to enable us advise on rooms availability . Best Regards Susna Gichina
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          Room Tips
          "Ask for a tent opposite the waterhole"
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          "Advice: Always get the deluxe rooms.It's warmer, better views and good space."
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          "Ask for a tent that is closest to the watering hole"
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          "We stayed in tent #8. Wonderful view to the waterhole."
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