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New Kenya Lodge

Traveler (11)
Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (3)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
Aug 22, 2018
“Enjoyed the Night with some friends”
Aug 17, 2017
“Abandoned, Consistently Lied To and Scammed- The New Kenya Lodge experience”
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River Road | P.O. Box 43444, Nairobi, Kenya
2.5 miles to Wilson Airport
12 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
4.9 miles from Nairobi National Park
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

I liked my stay here because it's always, always about the people you meet anyway! My friend and I initially backed out when we entered the place, but since our Japanese friend was staying here for the night, so we thought why not? It's in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Possessing a passion for African travel and as an enthusiastic globetrotter for the last 14 years, I feel it my responsibility to warn fellow travellers of New Kenya Lodge on River Road, Nairobi and the services they provide. Before sharing my experience, I understand that...More

Date of stay: August 2017
4  Thank DavidPM2014
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Really cheap, good location but horrible problem with bedbugs. We checked into room # 1 and it had bed bugs. Staff offered us Room # 3 for our second night. It ALSO had bed bugs. We were leaving for a safari the next morning, so...More

Date of stay: January 2017
1  Thank BTVWriter
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Price is nice here (1000 KES for a single room, 750 KES for a 3-bed dorm). I stayed in the dorm, only me and nobody else, perhaps because this place is not too popular - not on hostelworld, maps.me etc. The room itself is OK,...More

Date of stay: September 2015
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Reviewed April 15, 2015

I came across some reviews of this place on Tripadvisor. I have not stayed here for years, but it is great to see that not much has changed. This was "The Place" in the mid-late 80's and early 90's. Great spot to meet other travelers...More

Date of stay: May 2014
1  Thank Worldwide62
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Kenya > Nairobi > Nairobi Central Business District
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Kenya > Nairobi > Nairobi Central Business District


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Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
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Room Tips

"Sleep on the roof!"
Apr 15, 2015
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"If you want to stay alone, get the 1. Room nearest to the reception."
Sep 9, 2014
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"If you want to stay alone, get the 1. Room nearest to the reception."
Jul 20, 2013
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