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Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris

Nairobi - Nakuru Highway | Rungiri / Magana, Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I've just spent the past two and a half weeks at this fantastic hotel. Trevor was extremely kind to me, great company at every mealtime and very generous. Hannah was incredible, helped me with everything, from helping choose a suitable safe matatu to ride on to cooking delicious meals every night and morning. It was lovely to be living around... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words. I was a pleasure to have you stay with us while working in the local community, I hope on a future visit you may be able to see more of the country and wildlife. We wish you well with your studies. More

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Trevor was able to organise my safari trip, accommodation and airport transfers for an extremely brief & last minute trip to Kenya. He did everything with 1 days notice, without missing a beat. I would have loved to spend more time with him discussing world politics and F1 racing =)

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

I am very pleased that we could make the arrangements in time and that it went off so well. The review is much appreciated and encourages us in what we do. Many thanks. More

Pointe Noire, Republic of the Congo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

A wonderful and warm hotel and the perfect way for me to relax and prepare myself for my next assignment. All my travel requirements, including pick up and drop off at the airport, were arranged without fuss or ado and the driver, Paul, was prompt and knew the city well. The hotel is most welcoming. Intimate. Beautiful gardens. The local... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

We are always delighted when guests are happy enough to write reviews. Especially when they are seasoned travellers like Mista Chris an Australian who has travelled and worked in Africa many years and is himself in the business of constructing lodges and wildlife sanctuaries. Wishing him success in his venture in DR Congo. More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I will stay at this lovely family-run lodge for my next visit & recommend it to my friends as everything about it was like home. The rooms were very clean, homely, peaceful & relaxing, set in a beautiful garden with lots of bird-life. It was excellent value & the friendly host & housekeeper, Trevor & Hannah, were keen to make... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

Nothing pleases my staff and I more than when a guests says that they thought of our hotel as their home whilst in Kenya. Safaris are wonderful but when you need to return to base you need somewhere relaxing and comfortable and that is our desire. Many thanks for your review. More

Soldotna, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I have stayed with Trevor and Hannah a couple times now, and each time it feels as though I am returning home. The lodge is warm and welcoming, Hannah is always cooking delicious food (and more than willing to accommodate vegetarians or teach yummy recipes like chapati!), and Trevor is indispensable in helping organize incredible excursions for my family and... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

I am very pleased to receive this review from our visitors from Alaska. Their trips become more adventurous each time they visit and it is a pleased to both host them here and arrange their wildlife and sightseeing trips. I am particularly glad that their Gorilla safari went well and was enjoyed by the group. Hannah's food always pleases out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Relaxing, excellent food and a great welcome. From meeting us at the airport to helping organise wildlife and scenic photographic trips. Trevor had good guides available for birdwatching and wildlife trips and then we went to the coast fishing with other contacts of his, staying in a cottage he arranged. He booked our internal flights and transfers. We are now... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

What can I say, I and the staff here appreciate the compliment and are so pleased that the family enjoyed their stay and the safaris we organised. We exchanged e-mails freely back and forth to be sure they saw and visited what they desired and at a price in their budget. The family are a pleasure to host and have... More

Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

We (myself and 5 others) stayed with Trevor and Hannah at Kikuyu lodge as a midway break from a months volunteer teaching. Both Trevor and Hannah made us incredibly welcome from the off and made us very comfortable during our stay. We were apprehensive especially due to recent events in Nairobi but the hotel was on the outskirts and we... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

It was a genuine please organising and managing this trip with the Wildlife Safari and Local Tour. I am pleased that they were so happy and appreciate their review. More

Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

I have just spent 5 nights in Kykuyu lodge with my boyfriend while we were travelling in Kenya and it was very pleasent stay. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the dining area and garden are in a very nice style. Also the optional dinners were great. But most improtant at this place are Trevor and Hannah, who really made... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

What can I say other than to thank them for their kind comments and how please we all are that they enjoyed their time with us and in Kenya as a whole. It is gratifying knowing that their few weeks of vacation met their expectations. We know that our visitors work hard through the year and that time on vacation... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

My wife and me stayed with Trevor and Hannah, the good soul of Kikuyu Lodge, for in total 4 nights in august. Trevor is perfect in organizing everything you need for your trip, you can book a whole tailormade safari or just a rental car, as you need it. when trevor heard that we were going to drive ourselves to... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

It is nice to know that after a guest has had faith to choose to stay with us, that we met their expectations. Because we are a small establishment it is interesting to be organising safaris arrangements on a personal level to meet requirements from Self Drive through to packaged Safaris as well as business or NGO requirements. I am... More

Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We actually chose this place for our last 2 nights in Kenya from the favourable reviews on this site. And I have to admit that we certainly weren't disappointed. The room was spacious and the bathroom clean and tidy. Breakfast and (optional) dinner were delicious and I have to say a big thank you to Hannah at this point for... More

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Trevor2009, Owner at Kikuyu Lodge Hotel & Safaris, responded to this review

As always we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return. Regarding the road we are pleased that the new Nairobi Southern Bye-pass construction is well underway and will mean fast access to both airports as well as greatly reducing traffic. Your review is much appreciated. More

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Address: Nairobi - Nakuru Highway | Rungiri / Magana, Nairobi, Kenya
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Number of rooms: 6
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