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Moi South Lake Rd | Oserengoni Wildlife Sanctuary, Naivasha, Kenya
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Chui Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Villach, Austria
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22 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After 14 days in national parks, Chui lodge was a perfect break, which offers beside the game drivs, also bush walks, walks along the lake side and also guided boat tours. They even enabled some early morning runs in the open plain for us (after 2 weeks in a car on game drives, we were desperate for some activities ).... More

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Owned by Oserian one of the major flower exporters, this lodge provides quiet comfort in the bush. The evening meal was the best we had in Kenya, just perfect. We were keen to see the rose-growing operation, so were shown the demonstration greenhouse. It's an intriguing business both in scale and complexity, exporting fresh flowers around the world. Our trip... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Chui lodge is a gorgeous small lodge nestled in the parks in Naivasha. It is very intimate very exceptional customer service. The decor is beautiful and unique with African artifacts. The food is unbelievably good and gourmet. Michellin star quality! Great game drives in the park with wonderful and knowledgable guides. Chui lodge is definately worth the visit!

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florence
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21 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

What an amazing place! Everything is just perfect at Chui Lodge, starting from the location in the middle of a lovely private reserve, with plenty of animals just steps away and so peaceful and quiet. The accommodation is just amazing, very spacious cottages with private fireplace, huge bed, fantastic bathroom. And the food...heavenly, the best I had in Kenya. The... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I had lunch at Kiangazi before proceeding to Chui Lodge for my birthday weekend. It was splendid!!!! The staff were warm and friendly. Chef Richard is awesome! The deco was fabulous- our room was gorgeous and spacious. We took a boat ride, game drive, bush walk and had sundowner. It was A class all the way. I... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Brilliant weekend away. Fantastic location, food and hospitality. Chef Richard's food is 5 star. The safari's are great and our guide, Albert, was very knowledgeable. We even got a personal performance from George the lonesome lion. We'll definitely be back.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

I stayed at Chui last weekend with three female friends. We came away for a relaxing break after a busy work period and we certainly were not disappointed! We were checked in smoothly and were very pleased with the two rooms: nice and spacious, plenty of hot water, lovely bath products and comfy beds. In the evening they come and... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We had an excellent visit at chui lodge and Kiangazi house. Staff were incredibly friendly and helpful, especially our guide Chris and the operations manager Ms. Florence. The accommodations were fantastic and we enjoyed seeing a leopard and a thousand wildbeests , warthogs.We thoroughly enjoyed our time here and I can't recommend this property enough.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

This hotel stands inside a private reserve, so you can expect the experience of getting to see animals from the close. The hotel is really nice and cozy. The service is excellent. But for me... the biggest highlight is the food! Wow... from breakfast to dinner, really superb! Tips: a) If you are resident you can get a special rate... More

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folkestone England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We visited Chui Lodge following a game drive around Osarian conservancy. A real treat to have such a lovely lunch while enjoying wildlife visiting a waterhole. While the menu is set it was 4 courses of yummy ness. Having enjoyed our lunch we retired to the swimming pool area to relax before heading back to our accommodation. Would like to... More

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Address: Moi South Lake Rd | Oserengoni Wildlife Sanctuary, Naivasha, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Naivasha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Also Known As:
Chui Hotel Naivasha
Chui Lodge Naivasha, Kenya - Rift Valley

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There are 8 en suite individual and well-spaced luxurious cottages each with its own veranda and views of the Rift Valley escarpment and the Sanctuary. The bedrooms have magnificent four poster king size olive wood beds, roaring log fires, artistically decorated artwork and hand crafted furniture made in our onsite workshop. The dining room, lounge and bar area feature pillars and mural with intricate African carvings, African antiques and ochre colored walls creating the feel of an artist's gallery. A short walk from the main building and cottages is a heated swimming pool with views across the waterhole and the conservancy beyond. ... more   less 
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