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Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
Shaba National Reserve, Kenya
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Sarova Shaba Game Lodge
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't have enough nice things to say about the Sarova lodges we stayed at. Sarova Shaba was our second stop and we stayed for 2 nights. The rooms are comfortable, spacious, and well appointed. The staff were attentive and friendly in the extreme. The food was some of the best I've had anywhere. The grounds were beautiful and you... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, My team are grateful for having hosted you during your 10th wedding anniversary. It was an honor to be part of the fun celebration. We are happy to note our standards and services were great and being in the middle of the park marked the epitome of your trip. We certainly look forward to hosting you again. Kind... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful Valentines weekend with my family and even my 3 year old loved it. The views and scenery are amazing, the staff excellent- George at the bar agreed to store some medication for the young chap in the fridge without a fuss. We got an amazing dinner at the bush for all guests which was so beautiful. Will... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you form choosing to stay with us at Sarova Shaba during the Valentines weeked. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and you had a great experience. Our commitment to our guests is to meet and exceed their expectations. We appreciate the special mention on George who was able to assist you... More 

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38 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I lost my Iphone at Shaba. We seriously think a baboon took it. The staff was more upset than I was. They aploziged a dozen times. The grounds were lovely and pathways well lit. We loved the park. Food was nicely presented, decent quality and and unbelievable assortment of choices. Our only complaint would be that the bathrooms could use... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Shaba was amazing, i dont know where to start. food - the hotel was full and they still maintained the quality and deliciousness. The food variety is was wonderful for both carnivores and vegetarians. Went during valentine weekend and there was chocolate favors everywhere you went. The juices were fresh and healthy. Rooms- the rooms have fantastic views all round... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I wish to take this opprtunity to appreciate your taking time to give us candid feedback on youir stay at Sarova Shaba. We acknowledge your feedback on our services that exceeded your expectations eg food, rooms, spa etc. The feedback has been shared with my team. We look forward to hosting you once again. Kind regards More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Great place to finally relax and unwind after a long hard working day. Not too far from Isiolo Town around 30m and take a further 20km rough road to the Great Sarova Shaba. On the way one may enjoy wildlife especially cheeky baboons ready to welcome u if found keeping your belongings carelessly (lol if you know what I mean).The... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to get back to us on your memorable stay. We the team appreciate your good feedback and worthwhile to note your experience was great. We do truat you will be back to stay with us and look forward to hosting you once again. Kind regards More 

Huntsville, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We spent two nights here January 11-12 with Globus Tours. Staff was over the top to ensure our comfort and security (from the animals) needs were met. Very warm and friendly people. The lodge was very clean and the meals were delicious. Nice grounds to walk and a welcoming pool after a hot day on safari.

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We take this opportunity to thank you for taking time to post your feedback. We are glad that you found our staff most helpful and security at its best. The staff and management appreciate your feedback and trust we shall host you again in the near future. Kind regards More 

Milton, Wisconsin
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390 reviews 390 reviews
77 hotel reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We stayed here 2 nights while on our Collette Safari tour. The lodge & surroundings are beautiful! We were greeted with eucalyptus hand towels which was wonderful after a long day of driving from Nairobi! Check in was done in a conference room & went smoothly. Breakfast, lunch & dinner were buffet & very good. I am gluten free. Once... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to give us your feedback. We are glad to note that your stay with us was memorable especially Chef Steve who made it possible to have your choice of foods. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to jots you again. Kind regards More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Stayed here with my very big family and I have to say it was worth every penny. It's tucked away in the middle of nowhere but that gives it proximity to all the wild animals. I would recommend it to anyone out for a safari and of course, just to relax

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your feedback on your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback . We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us quoting your Proximity to the wild animals . We look forward to return visit to Sarova Shaba. Kind regards More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

A beautiful setting in the midst of the desert - an oasis that is so beautifully built with all the natural features at their best. A very quiet and relaxing atmosphere. Beautiful rooms overlooking the river. Sounds of the natural spring water that is running around is so calming to the mind. The experience to see crocodiles from so close... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Happy new year greetings! Thank you for your feedback on your great & memorable experience at the Sarova Shaba. We are delighted to note that we exceeded your expectations with our beautifull nature & surroundings, wildlife and overal Lodge experience. we are delighted to note that our staff and dining was divine being the place to unwind in... More 

Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This lodge is a very peaceful and quiet place integrated in the nature with monkeys resting under the roofs (and stealing pineapple peels out of a litter bin if you were not carefull enough and forgot to close your net window properly), bats sleeping under the woven canopy of the restaurant and a small brown geсko sitting under the bathroom's... More 

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RonnieKithinji, Manager at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Happy New year greetings! I take this opportunity to thank you for having stayed with us during the festive period. We are glad you enjoyed your entire experience especially the food experience, croc viewing, wildlife and nature that simplifies the beauty and tranquility. Am glad that our staff were exceptional & i quote "helpfulness and freindliness of the... More 

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