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Address: Crater Lake, Naivasha, Kenya

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Great little restaurant

We went here for lunch, which was very good and swiftly served. The fresh juices are nice and the menu seems fresh. She lake is beautiful to view and the walk to the restaurant... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We went here for lunch, which was very good and swiftly served. The fresh juices are nice and the menu seems fresh. She lake is beautiful to view and the walk to the restaurant is lovely. Great scenery, also on the drive there. The only downside is the wildlife. There wasn't much to see. Some warthogs, zebras and a giraffe... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I have been here before and was disappointed this year by the park. I remember there being far more animals that what was available this time. We weren't expecting to do the whole crater walk, it was a bit much in the heat. The park used to be worth it but not this visit.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

My visit to Crater Lake Santuary June 2014, was one of my favorite trips to Africa. In the past I've been to the Big Parks and seen the Big Five. This trip was off the beaten path a little more laid back. I do photography and don't think you can't get a great photo or enjoy a walk among nature... More 

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

When we visited it was very dry so most of the animals couldnt be seen however we were able to spot giraffes, monkeys, buffalos, and zebras,gazelles so many animals despite the harsh conditions

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Nairobi, Kenya
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We enjoyed the warm welcome to the place and the sanctuary is awesome with a view of sun set, wild animals, scenery and a lot of birds around.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The floating restaurant in the middle of the lake on the crater makes the dinning experience unique and intersting. The lawns and the gardens around the resort are well maintained. The campind site within the property makes it convenient for Karoga (cook out) or a private (nosiy) party.

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Jeddah
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Huge area (10000 acres I think) full of game you can walk amongst (giraffe - lots, buffalo, zebra, baboon, velvet monkey, gazelle, antelope, dik dik, lizards, birds etc). The lake we only looked at from a viewpoint (great view) - not green anymore due to recent years rainfall. No flamingos anymore as a result. Water is too high for you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I got married and my husband almost had to leave me at Crater Lake! Loved loved every single thing about my stay here. From the management, staff, scenery, furnishings, views, animals...can I stop now! Fabulous and worth every single penny!

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The Sanctuary is home to a wide variety of animals, including cape buffalo, eland, impala, giraffe, wart hogs and many others. While most people do a driving safari through the sanctuary, you are able to hike. This, of course, is at your own risk. Our favorite activity is to include a picnic. We scope out an open area, where we... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My sons, a friend and i visited Crater lake game sanctuary during the Easter holidays this year and it was good. we paid a little fee at the reception and took off to view animals.We were privileged to see wild animals such as zebras,giraffes,the shy warthog and gazelles .We enjoyed the game drive,however the structures at the restaurant require renovations.

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