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Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp

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Soysambu Conservancy, Lake Elementaita, Kenya
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply phenomenal. Stunning views, stellar silver service and a superb set up. This is a glamorous property and by far my favourite Serena property to date. Set on the shores of lake Elementaita, with the sleeping warrior in the distance and flamingoes dotting its shoreline - this is the perfect place to unwind and rejuvenate for a few days -... More 

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21 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Extraordinary property on the shores of the lake. Perfect shot of the sleeping warrior on the far side. Resident flocks of flamingos made for breathtaking viewing at dusk. Saying you stayed in a tent here would be a stretch, unless you expect a "tent" to have a four-poster bed, hot and cold running water, indoor bath and toilet facilities and... More 

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp, responded to this review

We are glad you had an excellent stay. Hope you will be back sometimes soon. More 

Warrenton, Virginia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp is unquestionably at the top of the Kenya "tented camps." Service is superb, dining is an experience and the suites are generously proportioned in every respect - from the foyer, to the bath/shower area, to the bedroom to the porch overlooking the lake. The main lodge likewise offers a relaxing atmosphere and spectacular lake view. Highly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful camp located in the private Soysambu Conservancy. Very nicely designed and constructed in a great setting with beautiful large rooms all with a large private outdoor veranda. Great place for a quiet weekend away and easy to access.

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Kenya
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We went to Lake Elmenteita Camp for one night. It is a lovely, lovely place. The restaurant was private and the rooms amazing. The view of the lake was not brilliant from the room but that did not detract from the superb interior and facilities. Service was first class. Great views of the sleeping warrior and the flamingos, which topped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

...They had extremely wonderful service,the rooms are clean and spacious.The staff go out of their way to make things happen for you...Its also quiet and perfect for a weekend get away.. I would definitely go back..

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Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This hotel is simply amazing, a great retreat in the bush toget some peace and quiet really rest, the rooms or tents are great accomodations with great ambience and pure luxury. The service is incredible, the food also great... So i really recommend this place!!!

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Nairobi, Kenya
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is a wonderful place, very well done. The tents are tastefully furnished it makes you want to stay in the room. At the time we visited, the food was prepared on a la carte basis, for the whole restaurant. Great service, scenery, and easy access by road from Nairobi. The place is relatively new so I hope they keep... More 

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SerenaHotels, Manager at Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to post your wonderfull review. We always share this with our team. We can assure you of our commitment to raise the bar of our service levels all times. With Regards Alphaxad Chege More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We spent a wonderful weekend at the Serena Camp at Lake Elementaita to kick off 2015 and it was quite simply superb! Where to start? The staff are wonderful - always ready to cater to our every need. The cuisine is excellent and as expected no buffets at this luxury camp - all meals made to order! The rooms are... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

Wow, what a wonderful retreat in the bush. From the very welcoming and willing staff to the magnificent location, superb ambience and pure luxury, this hotel is without doubt amongst the best that we have ever stayed in. The catering was also out of this world ........ high quality ingredients, tasty, well prepared and presented meals, varied and with ample... More 

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