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The Emakoko

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I recently spent time in Nairobi and was lucky enough to spend a night at the fabulous Emakoko. It is a hidden gem...yet it is so close to the airport. The owners are so welcoming and friendly you feel right at home.The lodges are stunning....More

Thank elaine201
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for your review and we look forward to having you back. Anton

Reviewed 10 September 2017

This was our first stop on our 3 week visit to Africa. This was the perfect beginning to our Safari. We were so warmly greeted by Rachel and then had the opportunity to be hosted by the owners Anthony and Emma!!! We had some personal...More

Thank bonrmarcus
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 11 September 2017

It was wonderful to meet you and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our stay at the Emakoko was absolutely amazing. From the time we arrived until the time we left, we were treated like royalty. The staff was the best we have ever experienced. The food and service was exceptional. A special shoutout to our guide and...More

Thank clyderuss
Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and Sammy. Anthony & Emma

Reviewed 1 September 2017

We had the pleasure of staying at the Emakoko for 2 nights last week and it was the highlight of our 2.5 week family holiday to Kenya. Everything was exceptional from the moment we arrived. We were greeted with warm smiles, cold hand towels and...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

it was my first time to kenya and Emakoko made me love it.The ambiance was great,i loved the service and how the staff take good care of visitors.I love the fact that its away from town hence giving you an opportunity to enjoy the wildlife...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
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
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$1,007 - US$1,050 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$1,007 - US$1,050 (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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"Family rooms are great!"
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"Higher lodges have the most incredible views"
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