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Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Tsavo National Park West, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014
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San Antonio, TX
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

A great hotel in the bush. Spacious and comfortable rooms, large baths and porch overlooking the water hole. Great staff, good food and an open porch/restaurant with wonderful views of the water hole with all of the visiting animals coming and going. Airstrip is 100 meters from the front gate. This lodge is well located in this very large national... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking your time and sharing with us your recent experience at our lodge. It is good to note that we exceeded your expectation. We look forward to being your host in the near future Warm regards James Odenyo Lodge Manager Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge- Tsavo West National Park More

Argentina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

On arrival, you KNOW you are somewhere absolutely wonderful...the lobby leads to the bar-restaurant area, with its open balcony to the nearby watering hole and a host of beautiful animals and birds of all sizes and colors. It's beyond any expectations and only gets better from there! The views are striking - you can see the plains stretching out on... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest I would like to sincerely thank you for taking time and also for sharing with us your great experience at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge. Your satisfaction is our pleasure. The lodge awaits your comeback in the near future. Kind regards James Odenyo Lodge Manager Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge- Tsavo West National Park More

Nairobi, Kenya
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Stayed at Kilaguni Serena for just one night but it was worth it since i had always wished to go there.To begin with,it is easy to get there and the road passable even in a small car. I liked the lodge which is set in the wild with great views of savannah grassland and nearby hills...........i enjoy the wild !... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Our esteemed Guest Thank you so much for choosing Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge as your preferred destination on Tsavo On behalf Serena Hotels, I would like to recognize your positive feedback on your recent experience at our lodge, and it is my hope that we shall be hosting you in the near future Warm Regards James Odenyo Lodge Manager... More

Guildford, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed at the lodge whilst on a safari with Transtrek safaris.A beautiful setting, with the dining room and rooms overlooking the water hole with animals passing in and out as you eat and sleep. Set in Tsavo National Park West a trip to the nearby Mzima Springs, a must to see the Hippos & crocodiles as well as ostriches,giraffes,... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, On behalf of Serena Hotels, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you very much for taking time to share your experience with us. It is good to note that you thoroughly enjoyed your brief stay with us. We look forward to hosting you in the near future Warm Regards James Odenyo Lodge Manager Kilaguni Serena... More

Douglas, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Although I didn't stay the night (as we camped for the night), we dined here back in 2007. Breathtaking is the best way to describe we waited for a buffet. Sat on the balcony over looking the water hole with the perfect picturesque African sunset over Kilimanjaro, with drinks in hand and to top it of along came elephants to... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Alex Thank you so much for taking time to review our lodge. We are happy to hear that we exceeded your expectation and that the lodge remains one of the best in Tsavo West National Park. Your recognition of the team on the ground is highly appreciated. We hope to host you again in the near future. Warm Regards... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I stayed here (1 night only) with friends during our safari trip at the end of April and we absolutely loved it. The rooms are great (large beds, mosquito nets, nice decor, huge bath), the pool is beautiful and the hotel area generally really well kept but the favourite was the huge dining hall with an open wall overlooking the... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Our esteemed Guest Thank you so much for taking time to review our lodge. I totally agree with you that Kilaguni Serena is a haven for those taking safari to Tsavo. On behalf of Serena Hotels, I would like to encourage you to visit us once again and please spread the word our lodge. See you soon Warm regards... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The oldest and an amazing hotel in Tsavo National Park, we stayed here three nights during a trip between Nairobi and Galu for a safari. As soon as you enter the area, you know its something special, we arrived around lunch and immediately enjoyed the afternoon dishes outside on the deck watching the animals take turns drinking in the ponds... More

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Jodenyo, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Our Esteemed Guest On behalf of Serena Hotels, I would like to say thank you for finding time to review our product. It is good to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us We look forward to hosting you in the near future Kind regards James Odenyo Lodge Manager More

Hampshire, UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We stayed here on the second night of out 3 night safari. We arrived and were greeted by smart polite staff and were shown to out room. This was a bad start, we were on our honeymoon and had booked a double but we were put into a twin! mmm, simple visit to the reception and quick chat to the... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Stayed here in January this year love this lodge Rooms clean and spacious, food good and love the watering hole right outside our room woke up to the sound of animals (Felt like i was in wild at heart) Used JT (Julius Tact) Safaris (Julius Nzumbi) who was amazing great man who would do anything to make sure you enjoy... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We had a lovely lunch at the lodge before heading to our accommodate in Lake Jipa, but ended up getting stuck overnight in the bush and sleeping in our car. The next morning we were able to dig the car out, but were completely covered in mud. Even though we didn't even have a reservation with Serena, when we arrived... More

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Address: Tsavo National Park West, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Tsavo National Park West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge 3*
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