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Karibuni Lodge

PO Box 1922, Milimani, Kitale, Kenya
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night while we were in Kitale. It is decent boda ride from the city center and can involve rough roads depending on your driver's route choice. The comfortable, quiet, and relaxed atmosphere was well worth the trip and the cost. We stayed in a room in the main house, which was incredibly comfortable. We had... More 

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

If you want comfort and a home from home feel, karibuni lodge is the place to stay. Staff were so friendly and made us all feel at home straight away. I was a bit dubious about going to Kenya anyway, but this lodge made us feel safe straight away. Having a big garden for the children to play football and... More 

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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great, comfy, home-style cottages. We had a nice stay. Theresa was very helpful when we asked about drivers to excursions, and the food was fantastic. It was also nice being outside of busy downtown Kitale but still within walking distance. If you're staying in Kitale, you really can't beat the price or the ambiance of Karibuni Lodge!

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Ngong, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I discovered Karibuni Lodge in June of 2011, just about the same time I had grown weary with all the other accommodation options in Kitale. And I've been a regular customer ever since! It's like a 'home away from home', where everyone is friendly and like a family.

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Thank rejoicing
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

A small way from the city centre, but in the quiet suburbs. The food was delicious, some of the best good we had in Kenya, and one if the best curries I've had in a very long time. All very reasonably priced. Theresa the owner was incredibly helpful to us when out driver had messed us up entirely. The rooms... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights, was extremely comfortable, good food- and amazing value for money. Great for travellers on a low budget, this place has all you need. There's nothing more I could've asked for, staff are so nice, and really chilled vibe.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Great place! Stayed there several times with stunning view over the gardens, Friendly and helpful staff and delicious food! In special i loved the local store inside the lodge. The local handcraft is nice and the local people run the store are so kind!

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I stayed here for 6 nights and don't have any complaints! They accommodated me perfectly since I literally showed up on the spot having never heard of the place and didn't have a reservation. I stayed in a room that had a queen bed and a full bed and it was exactly what I was looking for. Quiet, peaceful, CLEAN,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Traveling with a youth mission group and we stayed at the Karibuni Lodge for a couple of nights while in Kitale. Theresa and her team did a terrific job taking care of us. We received a heartfelt welcome upon arrival before dividing up into our individual cabins. It's not plush, but certainly rustic, inviting and memorable. There's a nice range... More 

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Helmsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

10 of us visited Karibuni Lodge in 2012 before and after our work with churches, schools and an orphanage in the Bungoma County. Just four of us this year, stayed for three nights after our work and it was as good as ever, Theresa, Ibrahim and Elvis, (not to mention the children!) looking after us very well. I had the... More 

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