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Nairobi-Thika-Muranga-Kangema Road | Njumbi Road, Gacharageini, Kenya
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

We had a fantastic stay at Aberdere Cottages and have only just got round to writing a review! They looked after us beautifully and it is a magical spot to stay. Also great place to be based when exploring the national park. I would definitely ask if they can show you the village school that they support - we had... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

had a wonderful getaway madaraka holiday weekend....zac and his wife are wonderful hosts and ensure every requirement is met....the service was 5 star....very good for relaxing, fishing and nature trails.....good food all organic homegrown...manager and all the staff very proffesional......the prices very affordable. we will definetely plan to go again.....

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

This is an absolute gem of a place. Zac Gichane is a wonderful host - extremely knowledgeable, and instantly likeable, and his little lodge has got an unbeatable atmosphere. The food served in the restaurant is what you'd expect from a fancy Mara lodge, at the price of a hostel. The cottages are immaculately clean, tastefully decorated, with even a... More

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Hello travelers. am so happy to share with you my experience away from my normal life in Nairobi which is usually ful of Noise and traffic jam.A friend of mine informed me on Aberdage cottages and campsite in Murang'a,with a will to refresh the December partying and vacation we set off on a Friday noon to the lodge. the drive... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2011

Stayed there for a night in April 2009 over Easter with agroup of friends, the camping experience was wonderful. Mattresses were thick and the lodge provided some extra and really warm blankets (very handy in central Kenya ta that time of the year) at no extra cost. Food was great, (it was organic food from their own farm) and we... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2011

Stayed for one weekend at the Aberdare Cottages & Campsite. We were the only guests that weekend and could enjoy the warm hospitality of Zac, John and their staff. The surroundings are beautiful and the accomodation offers great value for little money.

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Address: Nairobi-Thika-Muranga-Kangema Road | Njumbi Road, Gacharageini, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Central Province > Gacharageini
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Aberdare Cottages & Campsite Kenya/Gacharageini

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Aberdare Cottages a Romantic Countryside retreat in Muranga County Central Kenya. Located 130kms from the City of Nairobi and 45Km from Nyeri ... more   less 
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