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    The Emakoko

    P.O.Box 738 | Uhuru Gardens, Nairobi 00517, Kenya
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    Reviewed August 4, 2017

    We arrived at midnight into the Emakoko. We'd not eaten for hours since we'd just flown in from London. The host asked if we were hungry. Yup. It was a simple meal but is was the best way to begin our Safari in the Nairobi...More

    Thank chavezfamily8
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded August 6, 2017

    Thank you for your review and we are so pleased that you had great game on your way in. Amazing to have Rhino coming in to the grounds, it happens quite frequently but sadly only at night. Glad you got to see one. Anthony &...More

    Reviewed August 2, 2017

    I'm a city gal from Brooklyn that took my 1st safari staying at Emakoko (solo!) in mid July for a weekend. WOW what a property, right in the park!!! I preferred being at Emakoko to anywhere else I was in Nairobi, the city proper. If...More

    Thank Jane_Rien
    Response from Anthony C, Owner at The EmakokoResponded August 4, 2017

    Thank you for your amazing review, we were so pleased that you came out to stay with us and enjoyed the experience. Thank you again for your donation, the kids are delighted. Anthony & Emma

    Reviewed August 2, 2017

    A perfect place to begin our celebration safari. James, our guide, met us at the airport and drove us to the lodge located on the edge of Nairobi National Park. We were warmly greeted by our hosts, Anthony and Emma, given a refreshing passion fruit...More

    Thank LDPotter
    Response from Anthony C, Owner at The EmakokoResponded August 4, 2017

    Congratulations again on your 50th - we are so pleased that you chose to spend it with us! Anthony & Emma

    Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

    This was the last hotel I stayed at to freshen up before the flight Clean rooms and facilities Great menu and attentive staff Great view of the nat park There is a troupe of monkeys always looking for souvenirs so guard your belongings

    Thank Tempusfugit2015
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded August 1, 2017

    Thank you for your review and sorry about the monkeys! Anthony

    Reviewed July 24, 2017

    We stayed here upon arrival in Nairobi before heading to the the Maasai Mara for our safari. We also booked day rooms on the way back. It's a wonderful setting and the hospitality from the owners and staff was great! Highly recommended!

    Thank Tina B
    Response from Emandant, Owner at The EmakokoResponded July 25, 2017

    Thank you for your review - we look forward to seeing you again. Thank you, Anthony

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $1,043 - $1,135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    March 15, 2017|
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    Response from eljo2113 | Reviewed this property |
    The Emakoko will arrange to pick you up at the airport. Game drives are totally your call - you can go out for as long as you want, depending on how tired you might be after a long trip. You can ask for Sundowners - drinks... More
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