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“Very nice place to stay, good food, excellent location” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Hartebeest Camp and Guest House

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Hartebeest Camp and Guest House
2.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Kibera Road, off Ngongad, Nairobi 00100, Kenya   |  
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Ranked #41 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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“Very nice place to stay, good food, excellent location”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

This place really needs to be commended. it is great value, has clean rooms, a filling breakfast, and fine cooking. the beds are clean and come with mosquito nets. the chef is also great and can whip up a great curry fish. he can be slow though so try to order ahead of time. the location is also much more convenient to Nairobi than the Wildebeest Camp which is out in Karen. the hot water is spotty, but there is a downstairs shower that you can also use. stayed in the dorm and the whole place to myself most nights. Take the 111 matatu into town and at the Railway station change to 125 or 126 to get to the david sheldrick elephant sanctuary or nairobi national park.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about Hartebeest Camp and Guest House

Address: Kibera Road, off Ngongad, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #41 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hartebeest Camp and Guest House 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Experience real African adventure. There is a reason that a stroll into the nature filled Hartebeest Camp and Guest House brings to a leisure and business traveler, romantic pairs, friends and families looking for the best place for a holiday in Nairobi. A quiet moment off-town city life reflection creates such a profound sense of well-being: nature is the great comforter. Embracing this philosophy, we have infused the aesthetics of our old town house with graceful, gentle sensibilities inspired by our very own Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Featuring an ultramodern cottages and tended luxury tents, and stone house accommodation facilities in our guest house. We offer affordable accommodation that exceeds your expectations. At this half an acre piece of land in suburbs of the Nairobi city, our lavish rooms have been completed with modern technologies and conveniences, and the result is an immersion in luxurious, plush comfort naturally. We are simply the Hartebeest Camp. Located on Kibera Rd, Off Ngong Rd, about 5 km from the CBD and 5 minutes drive on a free flowing traffic from the city center. The camp is located about 23km from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and 8km from the Wilson Airport. ... more   less 
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