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Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Shaba National Reserve, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014
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Salisbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The hotel staff are very welcoming and can not do enough for you, the housekeeping manager is a people person and thinks nothing of having a drink with you and asking your opinions on the hotel and how they can improve your stay. I stayed on a Saturday night and had a dinner in the bush this was an excellent... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on Sarova Shaba. My team and I are delighted to receive your valued comments on services offered. Thank you for special mention on staff. House keeping Manager who all have exceeded your expectations through exemplary service. Am glad to note the various wildlife and our wifi strength did add value to your... More

Nairobi, Kenya
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Disclaimer: I didn't spend a night at Sarova Shaba, but am sure I'd have loved it! We were only passing by with my group for lunch from yet another beautiful hotel in Samburu. If the service we received is the same throughout, then i'd say, it ranks highly! Shaba is one of those places you go to unwind and relax... 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 feedback. We do appreciate your time to visit the Sarova Shaba. Am glad that you enjoyed your short stay noting we are easily accessible and trust that you shall make time to visit us in the future. Kind regards More

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I spent the weekend with my husband and 2 kids ( we were celebrating our anniversary). we had an absolutely fantastic time. I found the room very clean and the views were superb! It was very peaceful .What really amazed all of us was the service. We have travelled to many places but the staff here were just amazing! From... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review. We are happy to note that we exceeded your expectations during your stay in Shaba. I note you mentioned Moses, Mwanzia, Edwin and George amongst others who ensured your family was well looked after including your choice of meals. We look forward to hosting your family again in the near future. Regards More

Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We arrived at this property with two kids. The property is beautiful with stunning views. The game drives were also great with beautiful scenery and all the special five from samburu seen. We also saw a pride of lions. The meals were very good but the highlight of the trip was the service. We had a special anniversary dinner and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Do not let my title mislead you in regards to the location. This game lodge is set in the most tranquil setting with 84 chalets that all seat on the bank of river Ewaso Ngiro, it is an ideal place to unwind from the busy humdrum of life. Services though are dismal and greatly subtract from the great setting. This... More

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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 your return visit to Shaba. We appreciate your taking time to give us your valid feedback. We noted your concerns particularly on food, service and rooms being dismal. We have noted your concerns and addressed areas of concern. We are happy to note that you found the serene as ideal... More

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

We Spent the weekend with a group of 16 friends.Absolutely amazing time.the drive to Shaba is on perfect Tarmac road and amazing scenery of lush vegetation and mountain peaks in the highlands and hot,bare land as you descend into northern Kenya ,the murram into Shaba Reserve and the lodge is quite good as well,the contrast of the location from 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 share your feedback on your recent stay with us. 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 look forward to your visit to Sarova Shaba soon. Kind regards More

Berrien Springs, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed every minute of our stay at Sarova Shaba. We already had experienced staying at Sarova Mara before and loved it! The place is gorgeous, surrounded by streams of water. It is truly an Oasis in the middle of the Semi Arid vegetation surrounding it. The rooms are exotic, comfortable facing the river and you can... More

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

Dear Guest, We are delighted to note that you enjoyed your holiday in our Sarova properties more so Sarova Shaba. My team is glad to note that our services were beyond your expectations. We are glad to note that we made your stay memorable, We trust we shall have the pleasure of staying with us in the near future. Kind... More

Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I took my dad and father in law two nights for a fathers day treat and this was the right place. They had an owe some experience, the staff were very welcoming, and the buffet was great we loved everything. I also appreciate the bush dinner whereby I will visit this place again..

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

Dear Guest, On behalf of the team at Sarova Shaba, we thank you for taking time to give us feedback on your stay with us. It's worthwhile to note it's was indeed a memorable vacation considering both your dads were vacationing with you. We are happy to learn that our services and hospitality exceeded your expectations. The Sarova Shaba team... More

Nairobi, Kenya
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

very fantastic place, imagine an 8km drive into the desert and all over a sudden you come to a hidden lodge in the green woods,the birds, monkeys and not forgetting the view of the nearby river...then the staff make everything soo homely...Mr.Mathenge,Mr.mwanzia,Ashley,you guys are the set pacers in this service industry. exellent!!

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

Dear Guest, We thank you for taking time to share your experience during your recent stay with us. On behalf of the entire team at Sarova Shaba, we are pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay and pleased with our services. It's encouraging to note and I applaud some of my team members who you have mentioned as stars... More

Wimbish, Essex, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Great destination, personally i would stay a weekend and immerse yourself in the nature and wildlife in and around the lodge. Service was excellent from all staff. Food was great with a wide selection of choice, drinks prices were fair too. After a long day out the pool and surroundings would completely unwind and relax you. Would i go again... More

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

Dear Guest, Allow me to take this opportunity to thank you for taking time to give us your feedback. My team is happy to hear that your stay was outstanding within the serenity of nature and wildlife. I note our food, service and pricing was to your expectations. Am glad we made your stay more than memorable and look forward... More

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Address: Shaba National Reserve, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Eastern Province > Shaba National Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Shaba Game Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 85
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