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Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodge

Moi South Road, Naivasha, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice place to relax. Ideal for a wedding set up, team building or even a photo shoot due to the huge grounds. The rooms are nice and the showers are awesome. Food was great as well as the service. Looking forward to going back.

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Thank john k
Nairobi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sawela lodge is a gem of a resort tucked away on the floor of the Great Rift Valley of Kenya, facing the foothills of Mount Longonot and near the shores of Lake Naivasha. I can't imagine a more lovely location for a hotel. It has lush, green grounds which are so serene, they have to be seen to be believed.... More 

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Thank ChuckieNairobi
Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Going back to Sawela lodge brought back great memories of our wedding day. We enjoyed our recent weekend there, and everyone still remembered us. All the staff members were so polite and friendly, and as part of our complimentary anniversary weekend, we got a boat ride with Joakim on the lake! The food was good, but salad bar can be... More 

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Thank Rebecca M
Nairobi, Kenya
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sawela lodge is strategically located in a serene environment close to the lake. the air is refreshing and the environment is superb. My husband and I enjoyed our weekend visit except that we didn't really like the food. For both lunch and dinner, the desert was soo bad. Buffet variety was so limiting and the food wasn't as good. The... More 

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Thank cathy0072016
Nairobi, Kenya
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sawela was a fantastic getaway for my wife and I. The atmosphere was serene, the ambience calming, and the service was awesome. We loved the food and the grounds. You need to take a nature walk with Joaqim or any of the other friendly guides to learn about the local ecosystem. It was very educative yet entertaining. The restaurant had... More 

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Thank felix_abur
Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this wonderful hotel last year December for my honeymoon and i can say it was the most relaxing trip i have ever gone for. Me and my wife enjoyed the serene environment. This is hotel is the perfect getaway for some peace and quiet relaxation time. Keep up the good work PS: the staff were also very friendly,... More 

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Thank jefhongo
Sawela Lodge N, Public Relations Manager at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Hongo, It was a pleasure to host you and your wife, God bless you and we look fowrad to being your home in Africa, Karibu Sawela Mary Mburu More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

I loved Sawela, travelled with my wife as a weekend getaway and it was really good. The reception was very good, very helpful staff, the grounds are immaculately maintained and the rooms were also very nice and clean. The grass on the grounds is well manicured and is a perfect place for events like team buildings and destination weddings. I... More 

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Sawela Lodge N, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodge, responded to this review

Greetings James, Thank you for taking your time to review us on TripAdvisor, your comments and feedbacks are important us. welcome again at Sawela lodges your home in Africa. Regards Mary Mburu More 

Nairoba, Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

I had gone to visit my friends in the riftvalley _Nakuru and one suggested a get away place not in Nakuru.. sawela lodge . Is a great place to have that mind blowing moment with long time no see friends or you crazy buddies .. Borne fire, mbuzi , lake view and the music through the night with great people... More 

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Sawela Lodge N, Public Relations Manager at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodge, responded to this review

Happy New year Benson, thank you for giving us an opportunity to serve you. we look forward to have stay with us again in the future. welcome Kenya, Karibu Sawela Regards Mary Mburu More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful destination wedding and honey moon at this destination. Great food and customer service. Highly commendable. There are lots a of places to visit we took a boat trip to crescent island and took a walking safari.The tour guide was fabulous and had a good grasp of the geography.

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Sawela Lodge N, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodge, responded to this review

Happy Holidays Alex, It was indeed a pleasure to serve you and your guests on this special day, We anticipate our guests needs and works towards making their stay memorable. we were honored to be part of your Joy.. May God bless your Marriage. Kindly Regards Mary Mburu More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

I stayed in Sawela lodge on 9th and 10th Dec 2015, on a business mission. Although my program was tight I still had a chance to enjoy the lodge facilities, I enjoyed lunch hour and evening walk while watching nature. They have very good rooms with internet, friendly staff who were ready to assist. There was plenty of option for... More 

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Thank Josephine K
Sawela Lodge N, Guest Relations Manager at Lake Naivasha Sawela Lodge, responded to this review

Happy Holidays Josephine, We appreciate your feed back it helps us become better day by day, making every guest stay memorable be it for business or pleasure. we look forward to hosting you in future. Kind Regards Mary Mburu More 

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