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Nairobi Tented Camp

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Nairobi National Park, Nairobi 00509, Kenya
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Christchurch
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on the recommendation of friends and were not disappointed. What a unique experience - tents in the middle of Nairobi National Park, surrounded by wildlife with the city skyline in the background. Being escorted to our tent by armed guards - ready to deter any roaming wildlife, water hoisted in a sack up a tree for a... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so impressed with this camp. It was our first time away to a property like this with our 1 year old. The staff were so friendly and accommodating, that it really did feel like home. The portions at dinner time seemed a but small but the quality was superb. The tents were very spacious and the bed was... More 

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Seattle, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

NTC is a wonderful camp and I would recommend to anyone traveling to the area. The accommodations were incredibly comfortable and clean, the meals were great, the gamedrives were excellent – I was so impressed with the knowledge that Andrew has of animals and his attention to this work, what to look for to find certain animals, etc. The entire... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

What a lovely surprise to find this comfy, friendly camp so close to the craziness of Nairobi. It is the only camp within the park, so we felt very privileged to be part of such an exclusive group. The staff was very friendly, helpful and considerate. The food was great, lots of fresh fruits and veggies. The tents themselves were... More 

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Escondido, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

My colleague and I had a wonderful time at Nairobi Tented Camp during our stay in March--it was the perfect respite from our busy schedule. From the delicious meals, to the excellent service, the comfy beds, and the amazing game drives—we were so glad we took the time during our business trip to spend two days at your camp in... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

It's so hard to imagine being on safari 15 minutes after you clear customs, but that's exactly what we did on our latest trip to Kenya. Our flights were messed up so we lost a night in the camp, but the time we spent was still amazing. We had arranged two visits to Sheldrick to visit our dear ellie fosters... More 

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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I was In Nairobi with work and it was the perfect add on to go to the Tented Camp for 2 nights. Secluded forest spot, nice tents, lovely sheets, hot water bottle, perfect temp of shower too. Food was delicious, camp fire G&T's perfect and staff good. Safari drives fun - saw everything except leopard! Highly recommend for a night... More 

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Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nairobi Tented camp(NTC for short) in the Nairobi National Park is the perfect place to relax and de - stress after my usually very hectic business schedule in Nairobi and not to mention endless hours spent in traffic jams !!. Look Nairobi National Park is not the most highly populated Game Park in East Africa but it has an interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I never thought tented camp would be so much fun and convenient. They'll provide you with enough resources, like water and electricity. I was staying at tent 9 (the farthest tent they have) and a buffalo was calmly eating and resting next to my tent (what an experience!!!). They have a great room with bathroom, and the staffs were really... More 

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Kampala, Uganda
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The Nairobi Tented Camp, hidden away in a little forest deep inside the Nairobi National Park, must be one of the capital's best kept secrets. As the only accommodation facility inside the park this place deserves to be full every night. Whether on safari or on business, either way can one stay at the camp for the arrival night or... More 

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