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Treetops Lodge

Aberdare National Park, Aberdare National Park, Kenya
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really fell in love with treetops! From the moment we arrived we were thrilled. We loved the gentleman's club style of the lounge with its leather sofas. Our room was simple but comfortable and had excellent views over the water hole. Our traveling companion had previously visited Treetops four years ago and said the rooms and dining room were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 9 years ago and it was then quite a magical place. We also had a great talk on elephants and were made to feel welcome. Then we had to share a bathroom and the rooms were basic. But that was ok as we didn't want luxury, all we wanted was a place to stay and see animals,... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very quiet on the night I visited - only three guests. The rooms were cold but they gave me a couple of hot water bottles which made everything toasty. I saw lots of elephants (a real thrill), but, alas, no rhinos - so no use of the in-room buzzer the night I went. I was strongly encouraged to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

It was while staying her that the once Princess Elizabeth became Queen Elizabeth II. The hotel is quite normal, but it is worth a visit because of the possibility of seeing the animal kingdom in all its splendour, right under your bedroom window. Rinos, elephants, ienas and leopards often visit the place.

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Carrollton, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I feel very mixed about Treetops. On one hand, it's not nearly as spartan as I was prepared for - they have done a great job with the renovations. The location and lodge are so unique that I think it's definitely worth a visit, if only for 1 night. Watching the animals from above is so unique and fun, and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Every year towards the end of May, we head out to Treetops Aberdares - and before the "renovations", it truly was an amazing place.The magic is gone; and I now strongly suggest that Treetops reviews its tagline. The sanctity of the park has been undermined by the fact that we can ALL drive ourselves to the lodge. I will not... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We came here for one night as part of a much larger Safari adventure holiday, we had a tiny room but the elephants right outside made up for the size! It really is like camping on stilts! The Amurula kept us up and going all night, such fun!

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We went over the Labour day break, 2015 and stayed for one night. Had a great time viewing a whole herd of elephants that came to the watering hole along with some bullying action by one single buffalo who managed to bully a bunch of elephants! Apart from that, there is not much else to write about the lodge. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Overall we really enjoyed our stay at Treetops. The food and the service were excellent and the fireside lecture was wonderful. On the down side, we had arranged for our own vehicle and driver and found that access to the lodge was problematic. We frequently had to wait for someone to come and open the gate. I think that improvements... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

we checked in on the 17th and a gentleman called Amos was kind enough to take us around and share with us the history of the place as well as the different behaviors of animals that we found very interesting. the ambience of the hotel is heavenly and truly beautiful. the rooms have amazing views of the park and it... More 

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