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Sunbird Lodge

Off Nairobi - Nakuru Highway | Nakuru, Lake Elementaita 20100, Kenya
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kongsberg Municipality, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The views over Elementaita is just overwhelming ! The cabins are very nice, and clean, though a bit cold in the evening. We appreciated the hot water bottle in bed :-). Very good food - and super service from very nice employies. Breakfast outdoors with birds in all colours and wonderful view will be remembered.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is difficult to quantify an experience that satisfies all the senses. From the moment you enter the grounds you are greeted with the warmth of Kenyan hospitality and charm, including a refreshing beverage while you check-in. You will be escorted to your room overlooking the breathtaking lake, a roomy and elegant villa that opens onto the view. Rest on... More

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Surrey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved my stay here. The location overlooking the lake is stunning, perfect for sunset pics and for relaxing with a drink either on your cabin verandah or the restaurant verandah. The cooking is excellent - the portions were a bit big for me but the chef was very accommodating when I asked for just child-size portions. Service is exemplary.... More

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Nairobi Region, Kenya
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In our quest for "discovering new places" , my family and I made a stopover at Sunbird lodge , on our way to Nakuru. The place is serene and peaceful with a breathtaking view of Lake Elementaita. We had great food and a great relaxed time. Couldn't venture out so much because it was raining. We look forward to the... More

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Datchet, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Towards the end of September 2014, my husband and I went for our second long weekend safari in Kenya. Sunbird Lodge was suggested by the representative of Phoenix Travels with offices located at the Village Market. I consider myself with disability, so long walks, climbing or descending are not for me, hence Sunbird Lodge. The drive from the city of... More

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Nairobi
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh where do I start with the praises for this place! It is in a quiet serene place with breathtaking views of Lake Elementaita! The sunset was simply beautiful. The rooms were awesome with great interior décor although the bathroom and toilet doors were just curtains so it felt a little weird but didn't mind as I was sharing the... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The location and surroundings of Sunbird Lodge make it unforgettable. But the food, attention to detail and service make it a place to come back to again and again. Sunbird Lodge shows off the best of Kenya's spectacular Rift Valley with style and without pretention. It's the perfect getaway from Nairobi for just a night or two. Alternatively, make it... More

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Oslo, Norway
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had two lovely nights at this lodge. The staff was always smiling and very helpfull. Our cottage had a beautifull view, and so does the rest of the place. There were lots of lovely birds to watch, and the staff feed the birds around start of breakfast if you wanted to watch a larger consentration of the birds. Sitting... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Awesome place, great scenery, awesome lovely staff, good food and flexibility.I enjoyed every bit of my stay...can get chilly though but the hot water bottles did the trick. Ohhh did I mention the starters soup was great on all meals! . A must repeat visit. Regards, Jane

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

An all-round good experience. We had three nights at Sunbird and it offered everything that we needed including free wifi in the bar area. The only improvement would be the signage at the roadside turn-off. The current sign is set back from the road and at night is near-invisible. We reached the lodge after dark and if one of our... More

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Address: Off Nairobi - Nakuru Highway | Nakuru, Lake Elementaita 20100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Lake Elementaita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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