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Tsavo National Park West, Kenya
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Ngulia Safari Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This lodge is set in a very nice location - unlike Rhino Valley Lodge, this does have a view of Rhino valley and the sanctuary. There is a waterhole that attracts buffalo and elephant. They put food out for leopard every night and you are effectively guarenteed a sighting. The rooms are ok. They are comfortable but nothing special and... More

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed here , wild life friendly place , lots of birds and wildlife at water hole . but the best thing is , at dusk ,staff put a joint of meat in tree 10 meters away and then you wait . In 15 MINUTES a leopard turned up and started to feed up in the tree, then another turned... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Please spend some money on a face lift for the rooms. This was probably a great lodge in its hey day but that was 30 years ago. Basic rooms. No air con, tired bed linen and towels. Just about acceptable food and drink. Disappointing experience was expecting more.

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London, United Kingdom
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41 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Rooms very poor and awful beds. Not sure when room was last cleaned. Food okay though and we only really ate and slept there for one night. Leopard feeding was interesting, but I have a feeling this was a bit rigged, and not sure about it. Seems there are better lodges, but we got this one

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Newcastle Upon Tyne
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29 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This lodge is part of the Ndogo Safari. As mentioned in previous reviews this lodge is very basic but very comfortable. Make use of the mosquito nets in your room as there are a lot of bugs - one tip I actually picked up from a previous review on tripadvisor is to roll a bath towel up and put it... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This hotel is not exactly disabled friendly but then again what is in Kenya, all efforts were made by the staff to cover the stair case leading to the restaurant with an old door. The leopard feeding did seem a little wrong but at least we saw one. The food was adequate and the room was ok for the one... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

What a fantastic hotel, I could have stayed here a lot longer! Sadly we only had one night (as I'm guessing most people do, just passing though whilst on safari) but I'm glad we had the one we did! The wildlife viewing here is just amazing. From your room you look over plains and hills that have a steady stream... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Stayed here for one night while on safari - the views from the restaurant and lobby area are amazing, with animals coming right up to drink at the water hole. The food was good, and the service was friendly. The highlight of our stay was of course the leopard who came to visit in the evening for her dinner!

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23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We stayed here on our second night during our safari and what a place to stay. From our room window we saw a heard of elephants. They slowly walked up and drank from the watering hole that was just outside the restaurant area. It was also amazing watching the leopard come up and eat. The rooms were basic but comfortable... More

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Rome, Italy
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

the lodge is located on top of a small hill, from which you can have a nice landscape view, if lucky also with some red elephants. rooms are large, clean enough. restaurant (buffet) is very good. dinner with leopard, very lovely!!!

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Address: Tsavo National Park West, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Tsavo National Park West
Also Known As:
Ngulia Safari Hotel Tsavo National Park West
Ngulia Safari Lodge Kenya/Tsavo National Park West

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