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3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   PO Box 48690, Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
tina j Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

a lodge made from green painted wood, set in a stunning position with all rooms with views over the waterhole and to Mount Kenya. you can either sit on your balcony, or view from the bar balcony, or wander the roof area with views of all 4 sides....the only problem being that you have to watch the monkeys as they... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An excellent hotel with friendly staff. Well situated if you want to see and or climb mount Kenya. They have excellent guided walks into the rainforest with armed guards. The lodge has a floodlit waterhole. All rooms face towards the waterhole.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing setting and an amazing hotel/lodge. all the rooms overlook a waterhole that is floodlit at night. Absolutely great food is served. The service and staff are very competent and friendly. Stunning views from all the rooms of MT Kenya. The rooms are a bit noisy as the lodge is built from wood.

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Germantown, Tennessee
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93 reviews 93 reviews
25 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent one night here as part of safari tour. Rooms extremely small and bathroom as small as small cruise ship cabins. Not much to do and you can't really walk around the property. Time is spent viewing the watering hole from the balcony in your room. Close balcony doors or the Sykes monkeys will come inside your room and steal... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 night as part of our 'Cheetah safari' with Somak. What an amazing place! It's so different. Don't be put off by the old fashioned pine décor! It really is lovely. It is a place you can't go outside of the building on your own. Our room had an amazing balcony which overlooked the water hole.... More

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Rayleigh, Essex
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here after two nights in Samburu which was hot. Very green with a light mist in the air and considerably colder. Walked up from the car park and once you are in the hotel you can't walk around - there are no grounds/gardens. The rooms are small but cosy with a balcony overlooking the waterhole. The bathroom is compact... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole lodge has a serenity and tranquility feel about it. It is not top modern but it fits perfectly in its nature. Food is wonderful, there are no kids, it is quiet and there is chanse to see some game real Close. You can go down in the basement, there is a tunnel that will lead closer to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This hotel is located at Mount Kenya at an altitude of 7200 ft and in the midst of dense forest. The ambiance is really a jungle ambiance with a tree hotel flavor. But you might be disappointed with sighting wild-life. There is a water hole etc. but one might be extremely lucky to sight attractive wild life like leopard etc.... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Worth doing after Masai Mara tented camp visit. Because the lodge is next to watering hole, the wildlife comes to you, rather than go out on safari. Lodge is amazing construction and a delight to walk around. Great nature walk with armed guard (for elephants) and tea break in the middle of the walk. Lodge was accommodating for our 7-person... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Recently went to this Lodge during a company trip of over 30 people...the service, ambience and food were awesome...accomodation was over the top....the serenity was perfect and overwhelming...i only wish that Mountain Lodge Serena could offer facilities for guests who want to let their hair down, have fun, and make lots of noise! This will enable all sorts of people... More

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Address: PO Box 48690, Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Mount Kenya National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Serena Mountain Lodge 3.5*
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