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#1 of 50 Specialty lodging in Nakuru
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Brand new, Ziwa Bush Lodge only has 9 en-suite units available, offering a boutique experience to its guests. Each individual room is made from local stone, canvas and makuti roofing (folded palm leaves) with its beautifully and uniquely handcrafted cedar furniture made on site by Kenyans living in and around Nakuru town.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free breakfast
Evening entertainment
Fishing
Airport transportation
Meeting rooms
Secured parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast in the room
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Shuttle bus service
Fax / photocopying
BBQ facilities
Chapel / shrine
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Bottled water
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Family
Languages Spoken
English, Swahili
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SpeedyTiger wrote a review Apr 2020
Melbourne15 contributions4 helpful votes
It was so grand to my eyes, I wondered if they would let me in. My "hut" was so well appointed and in a beautiful setting, I thought I was in Heaven. Lovely "common toom and a great meal in their nice dining room. We were on a camping tour but this upgrade was SO special.A bumpy road in, but well worth it.
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Date of stay: May 2019
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Room Tip: Opt for one of the "huts", they are special.
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Olga C wrote a review Mar 2020
Bogota, Colombia15 contributions1 helpful vote
Even though in Kenya the service is amazing, this lodge superseded our expectations. Great place with an incredible service, with a lot of focus in special little details. Highly recommended when visitink Lake Nakuru
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Ranya K wrote a review Jan 2020
24 contributions3 helpful votes
We stopped by the Ziwa bush lodge for one night during our safari trip. The property is beautiful. The landscape is beautiful and it feels good to walk around the property. The rooms were comfortable and very clean. The bathroom size was quite big too with hot water coming in the shower. They placed hot water bottles in the bed at night which was a pleasant surprise. It was a little chilly and it made the night much better. The restaurant is a whole vibe!! They light up a fire in the middle of the sitting area to keep the place warm and cozy. The food at the lodge is amazing. They have an amazing chef. Whatever we ordered tasted great! The breakfast however has limited options. There’s also an orphanage on the property. You can get a free tour of the orphanage upon asking anyone of the hotel staff. I left the lodge as a very happy customer! Thank you!
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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jay042 wrote a review Aug 2019
texas230 contributions31 helpful votes
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The rooms are individual huts with all of the modern conveniences. Excellent hot water (but you need to remind them to turn on the electric backup for your room), superb bedding with mosq netting. Excellent food is all inclusive, which is good because there are no decent restaurants nearby. The food was buffet service. The price is very competitive and it goes to help support the Christina orphanage next door. Tours of the orphanage are free. The only possible downside is location. This is 30minutes remote from town on back gravel roads. You need a rent car to get here. This however can be seena s a plus. The location is quiet, peaceful and safe.
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Date of stay: July 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Ms Z wrote a review Jul 2019
Amsterdam, The Netherlands15 contributions1 helpful vote
Nice chalet style rooms, very quiet & peaceful! A bit far from Lake Nakuru park. Breakfast limited, but a la carte lunch & dinner good - but INCREDIBLY slow service! Careful w showers - mats are too small & floor is very slippery - had 2 near accidents w family of 4.
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
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PRICE RANGE
$105 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceNakuru
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ziwa Bush Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Ziwa Bush Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Lord Egerton Castle (4.1 miles) and KraftyArtZ (4.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Ziwa Bush Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
What food & drink options are available at Ziwa Bush Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Ziwa Bush Lodge?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ziwa Bush Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Kokeb Restaurant, IPIZ Restaurant- African cuisine, and Sundowner Lodge.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ziwa Bush Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Ziwa Bush Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Ziwa Bush Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Ziwa Bush Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Swahili.
Is Ziwa Bush Lodge accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.