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Rutundu Log Cabins

Mount Kenya, Nanyuki 00502, Kenya
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I stayed at Rutundu back in July and had a wonderful time. Everywhere else I have been in Kenya, you are never truly alone in peace and quiet. However, at Rutundu, you are definitely away from it all. During the 3 nights we were there, we didn't see a single person outside of our group and the Rutundu staff. There... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Rutundu cabins are always a delight- They are about two hours by road from the main Nanyuki road, you will need a 4x4 car to get to them, especially if it has rained. The drive is beautiful taking you up through cedar forests and heather moorlands. When you arrive you are welcomed by one of the staff and your bags... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

What an amazing place , we were very lucky to share on a recent trip to Kenya. It takes approx 1hr 30m just to get there from the main road via a track only accessible to a 4x4. This means you will see nobody else on your stay, except the house staff Cosmas and James. These 2 guys really look... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

Rutundu is one of the most unique experiences one can have in a country which has a plethora of unique experiences on offer. It's no wonder Prince William chose this tiny outcropping of log cabins at 10,000+ on the northeastern slope of Mt. Kenya as the place to propose to the then Kate Middleton. Nestled just above and just below... More 

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