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Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge

Moi South Lake Rd, Naivasha, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2010
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2010

Located right on lake naivasha it provides for some excellent wildlife viewing opportunities such as giraffes, waterbucks, hippos and a variety of birds. It's well worth getting up early to see the hippos out of the water although you do need to get lucky. Would be great if you could ask for Duncan and let him know we recommended him... More

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New Mexico
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2010

My g/f and I stayed here for one night last month during our 10 day safari. The grounds were very pristine, the pool was immaculately clean. I like the layout of the rooms, you get a nice back porch/balcony looking out at the enclosed reserve that they have there. There's great opportunities at seeing hippo, waterbuck, dik dik, zebra, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2010

Although we stayed only for 1-night, we were truly amazed at the location and design/comfort of the rooms. The location of this hotel was in close proximity of the lake and we could view the wildlife roam around right outside our window. The pool looked very inviting but we did not have enough time for a dip. We enjoyed our... More

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Auburn, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2010

The Simba lodge was a wonderful place to stay -- great rooms in cottages, excellent dining, beautiful landscaping, and, best of all, it abuts a wildlife preserve, so guests can walk past the moat/fence and walk with the animals (zebras, waterbucks, giraffes) and from the dock, you can see hippos in the lake. The mariboo storks landed right near us... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2010

We stayed for one night at the Simba Lodge on our way to Masai Mara. The lodge is set in some acres of park land at the shores of Lake Naivasha. Although it misses a bit the traditional lodge style (more of a bungalow park), the lodge is comfortable and well kept. It is set in a fenced garden with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2010

First lodge out of two that we stayed at on our safari. We didnt know what to expect beforehand and this was amazing. The grounds are beautiful, the room was nice and confortable (with an extra outside shower) but the weather was too cold so we didnt use it. The dinner and breakfast was nice. It is situated on the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2010

We stayed here for one night in February 2010 during our Virgin Holidays Safari. We arrived quite late at the lodge, so this will be quite a short review. Set in lovely grounds we had an excellent buffet style dinner. Good choice of meats, fish, potatoes and rice, very good service and really pleasant restaurant with great service in nice... More

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Hereford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2010

I was lucky enough to stay at Simba lodge whilst on a business trip a couple of years ago. The rooms were outstanding and very spacious with the best showers I have ever used! At night time, I stood on the balcony outside my room as hippos wondered around just metres away! In day time, you can wonder down to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2010

We stayed here on our first night and whether it was the relief to get a bed but I loved this place. It was relaxing gave a lovely introduction to our first sight of the animals. The rooms were of a really good standard with seating area & balcony. I found the food here to be the best out of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2009

Carrying on with our journey from (basic but clean Jacaranda hotel review) we headed out of Nairobi to start our Safari towards Lake Nakuru, there were 6 of us in the minibus which was comfortable, we all got to know each other, so hello to Gordon, Ann, Cathy & Paul (NEWLY WEDS) and to Preuis our driver/guide.this drive was going... More

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Address: Moi South Lake Rd, Naivasha, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Naivasha
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