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Amboseli Sopa Lodge

Kenya
Amboseli Sopa Lodge
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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newcastle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this lodge! After staying in 2 other different lodges this was probably our favourite of the 3. We stayed 2 nights. The rooms- quaint 'Masai' mud hut style lodges! So cute. Mosquito nets. Veranda area. Safe. Shower bathroom. Candles for when the lights go out. Torch provided. Mosquito spray. Electric / hot water - morning and evening for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there past 3 day's. Beautiful place, cozy room's. I just loved the staff so awesome, after 10 pm there is no hot water but they made sure we got it. I didn't like 2 things first is the food though it's tasty it was the same meat , be it red or white ,potatoes veg & rice. Same... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This lodge could be so lovely, but waiting till 6:30pm to switch your lights on or plug in your phone is a bit basic. I have been to many other lodges who are Eco friendly but use solar power for the basics. Coming back from a long game drive I want to be sure I can have a hot shower... More 

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Of the 3 Sopa lodges we stayed in, this was by far my favourite. Spacious room, loved the grounds and the vervets were entertaining without being threatening! Good buffet the evening we arrived and good set menus too. Excellent staff, no exceptions. We were lucky to see Kilimanjaro too as most of the time she was covered by cloud. They... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Was here on the 2nd of May. Had a lovely time with friends. The view of Mt. Kilimanjaro was spectacular. Our day days were fun filled. Can't wait for another visit. This having been my second visit, I liked it more than the previous(or then again it would have been the company). But non the less would recommend it for... More 

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South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Never again will I consider staying in this lodge again. After staying at Sopa Lodge in Naivasha, my expectations were probably too high for the stay at Sopa Lodge in Amboseli. - Food was disgusting, breakfast choices were limited, lunch was for puppies, and dinner was atrocious. - No electricity for over 9 hours each day. - No internet connection.... More 

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Ken A, Manager at Amboseli Sopa Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sir REF:NEVER AGAIN Reference is made to the above TripAdvisor Posting of the 9/4/2015. Firstly,we wish to acknowledge that indeed the guest did stay with us and Management dealt with the concerns on the ground at the Amboseli Sopa Lodge. As Management,we cherish every guest feedback and are glad that the guest had a memorable experience at one of... More 

Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Luckily for us we had 3clear days with Kili showing itself in its full glory. Breakfast and lunch with this magnificent view was awesome. The staff were eager to make our stay memorable and nothing was to much trouble. Rooms were excellent. Location, ambience, staff made this a great experience for our group of 8. Nothing pretentious or overbearing here....made... More 

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Accra, Ghana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A very pleasant place to stay. Staff was very welcoming, and the rooms were nicely decorated and comfortable. The buffet was well above average, with great selection and well stocked, and the dining hall was comfortable, if a bit loud.

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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Last year we took four tourists to this lodge on their 3Days safari to Tsavo East and Amboseli with our company Alibaba Tours and Safaris.The lodge is in the Maasai land and sits on the foot hills of Africa’s highest mountain, Mt Kilimanjaro. Mature wooded gardens with a variety of trees and plants, from thorn trees and acacias, to fragrant... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stayed there in March 2015 via a travel agency. The place is interesting with clay houses, friendly staff (as most places in Africa). Nice welcome, restorant and bar qvailable. The cleanliness, quality of sleeping and good is to be improved.

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