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    Rondo Retreat Centre

    P.O. Box 2153, Kakamega, Kenya
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good28%
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Rondo Retreat is perfectly described by the noun "Retreat". Several cottages each with several rooms are dotted around a forest glade. Forest walks, secluded chairs and benches by missy river banks for quiet contemplation, and simple healthy food, help you become calm and centred. Whether...More

    Thank Storm S
    Response from Rondo R, Public Relations Manager at Rondo Retreat CentreResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Storm, Indeed, in today's rather hectic world, getting away to rest and be refreshed is helpful, even needful. We are always pleased to hear of guests enjoying their stay with us at Rondo, appreciating the beauty and simplicity of Rondo, along with the awesomeness...More

    Reviewed June 3, 2017

    I have just returned from another three-week stay (I forget how many times I have stayed there.) Once again, I run out of superlatives to describe the experience of staying at Rondo. Without exception the management and staff are charming. The food and the service...More

    Thank UkArjo
    Response from Rondo R, Guest Relations Manager at Rondo Retreat CentreResponded June 5, 2017

    Thank you indeed for the very high praise! We could not be happier than to have such contented guests, and guests such as yourself, who come time and again, become friends. That gives us great pleasure! It really is a joy for us to host...More

    Reviewed May 20, 2017

    We stayed one night in the Rondo retreat, stopping over on our way to Uganda. Very relaxing and great bird watching. The Rondo retreat since some sort of Christina retreat but everyone is welcome. The food is goof and the chef has not problems to...More

    Thank Barnskybeat
    Response from Rondo R, Guest Relations Manager at Rondo Retreat CentreResponded May 22, 2017

    Thanks indeed for your review. Rondo is a good stopping place for travelers to Uganda, and just a great stopping place! It is definitely a peaceful place to stop, rest and relax from day to day life and work. And of course, there is plenty...More

    Reviewed May 11, 2017

    Rondo Retreat is just what the doctor has ordered for stressed-out individuals - the chance to relax in green surroundings, listen to the chirping of a thousand birds and the whistling of the wind inside the rainforest... However, what took us there was the word-of-mouth...More

    Thank Souvik_Kenya
    Response from Rondo R, Guest Relations Manager at Rondo Retreat CentreResponded May 15, 2017

    Thank you Souvik for your honest feedback on your stay at Rondo. We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, but sorry to hear that you did not find the cuisine totally to your liking. Indeed, we have very many, very happy...More

    Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

    Awesome place to be. The ambience id amazing another feeling to expresed. The birds and the awesome lawn is amazing. The indigenous trees surrounding and the penetrating sunlight in the morning just amazing.More

    Thank Brian O
    Response from Rondo R, Guest Relations Manager at Rondo Retreat CentreResponded May 9, 2017

    Kenya is a beautiful country indeed, with a great deal of variety. Rondo is indeed a little gem of a place nestled in the fantastic Kakamega Rain Forest. All the beauty is indeed awesome. So glad that it took your breath away, Brian, in the...More

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    Nanico
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    Response from JR M | Reviewed this property |
    The Rondo Retreat has excellent nature guides who can show you Kakamega National Park and the immediately adjacent area. I don't know if they provide a show around beyond that, however.
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    "Check the number of members and try to obtain a full cottage to yourself!"
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    "Front rooms look onto the veranda's and have lovely large windows. Back rooms quieter and more cosy..."
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    "ask for a room that has no adjacent customers, if you want a peaceful sleep"
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    "The Colobus cottage is a great spot to sit on the porch and watch birds and monkeys"
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