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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Right in the heart of the Nairobi national park is the tented camp. After looking at the hotels in Nairobi I decided that they all looked pretty average and the I stumbled on the camp. We arrived about 7pm and saw giraffes on route. In the evening. After dark you are giving a whistle when you wish to move from...

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London
Reviewed 29 February 2016

I usually land in Naribi and go straight out to Ol Kinyei conservancy but this time I was going to the Porini Amboseli Camp and the flight timings meant that I had to stay a night at the beginning and end of my trip at Nairobi Tented Camp. A great way to begin and end a safari and beat the...

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Big Sky, Montana
Reviewed 12 February 2016

When I booked this diversion from my usual time spent in a downtown Nairobi hotel, it was because I wanted to avoid the horrible traffic with which the city greets it's visitors. Being 30 minutes from JKIA made it appealing. Wow, did we get a surprise? It was delightful with good game viewing (with the skyline of Nairobi in the...

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Flint Hills, Kansas
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We arrived late in the evening to Nairobi airport so had booked two nights at the Nairobi Tented Camp. This gave us an opportunity to have a morning and evening safari before leaving for Meru. The tents are nice, they are in a shaded valley. The food was great and the staff was friendly. Our guide Andrew was as good...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We finished our great safari adventure with Gamewatchers by having our last night in Kenya at the Tented Camp. To be so close to Nairobi but to feel like you were a million miles away was great. Lovely staff, excellent food, comfortable tents and hearing a tree hyrax while sitting next to the campfire at night was a lovely way...

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Thank Jane S
San Diego, California
Reviewed 5 January 2016

If you are planning a dedicated safari trip, to last for several days, then South Africa or the Serengeti would probably be worth the expense. But we wanted to zip over from Europe for just a few days and didn't want to spend a fortune to do so. It turned out that the cheapest safari we could find was an...

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1Thank MsNomadica
San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed 2 January 2016

This camp is an excellent introduction to what one can experience with GameWatchers. You will be very comfortable in small (no large groups) accommodations at this camp, very good service and food/beverages. This camp has limited direct wildlife viewing from its location, while the photo drives they give do provide lots of distant viewing of animals. For those able to...

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1Thank Scott3490
Glenbrook, Australia
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We were a group of seven people who had this intimate tented safari camp to ourselves for one night. The staff and facilities were amazing! We were picked up from our hotel by our safari guide who drove us to the tented camp, taking detours along the way in the National Park to show us animals - a mini safari...

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Thank ShineSydneyAustralia
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2015

The best place to stay if you prefer to be away from the city surrounded by wildlife. 9 tents only. Hot showers upon request, flushing toilet and working sink. Drinking water provided in bottles. Solar powered so lights in tent. Wifi and charging area available at main tent. Food is amazing. better than most 5 star hotels in my opinion....

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Corona, California
Reviewed 4 November 2015

I've been to Nairobi Tented Camp several times in the past three years. Each time it presents a unique experience to get my guests so excited over the wildlife and game drives. As a travel agent who accompanies her groups, I find this is one of the best ways to jump start their experience. I love to watch the faces...

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A luxury tented camp situated in a beautiful forested valley in the heart of Nairobi National Park. This 16 bed personal camp is surrounded by wilderness and a park containing a huge variety of wildlife, (lion, rhino, giraffe, etc) only a few kilometres from Nairobi city centre. The most unique spot to stay if you're in Nairobi for a stopover, tourism, conference or on business. ... more   less 

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Address: Nairobi National Park, Nairobi 00509, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: RM563 - RM1,140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Nairobi Tented Camp 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“get front row if poss”
eiryr, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All good except the very back one which has a little noise from the road.”
maryj953, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All tents lovely and private”
fionahawkins, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Each tent has its own charm. Some have single beds; other have double beds.”
DeniseARunge16, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I'm sure all the rooms are great. Nice porch area, comfy bed, flush toilets.”
jennifermG1484JR, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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