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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The perfect way to start a safari in Kenya, Stay a few days at Emakoko, which is very much like a luxury safari camp in the Mara. Host Anton is personable and very helpful. I lost an item on the plane and he directed us...More

1  Thank JoanneLocke
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 5 March 2018

I am so pleased that you enjoyed The Emakoko and I hope we see you again. Thank you, Anthony

Reviewed 2 March 2018

You are collected at the airport (Wilson or the international) and driven through the Nairobi Park to a wooden bridge. You cross the bridge to reach the lodge where the staff are waiting with a cool drink and a wet wash cloth. And so Lawrence...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

We could not have picked a better location to spend Valentines Day/Night together especially after us having spent so much time apart. After a leisurely game drive through the park seeing a massive amount and variety of species including a rhino family with new baby,...More

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Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and we are so pleased you not only enjoyed the lodge but also had such an amazing encounter with the park lions. We hope you come again and sorry to have missed you. Thank you, Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Home from Home - a brilliant oasis to relax in after a hectic safari before journeying home. Service was excellent. This was our fifth stay and it won't be our last! Service with a smile! Antony always has stories to tell and is a great...More

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Thank Carole N
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 1 March 2018

It is so lovely to have guests coming back, we were so happy to see you and look forward to seeing you again! Anthony

Reviewed 18 February 2018

We spent two quick nights at the Emakoko on our way to Rwanda. We really liked it! The staff is amazing, every single person is friendly and efficient. The lodge and room are very nice. Service and food are outstanding. We went for a walk...More

1  Thank Mmerlot
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 19 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The Rhinos have certainly moved in now with the ongoing dry season, so lovely to have them come right up to the rooms. it was great having you here and we hope to see you...More

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Pool
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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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Price range
US$663 - US$1,048 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$663 - US$1,048 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, 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 your bathing suit - there's a nice pool"
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"Lower level rooms for accessibility. Room 1 is very close to the main building."
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