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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Ngong House is a serene oasis with lovely, comfortable and interesting rooms- in various shapes and sizes. The treehouses are fun and unique; the suite is easy and convenient; the log cabin is beautiful and spacious with room to play (bar, pool table) and our favorite- the cottage is pretty, relaxing and private. The attentive, kind and welcoming staff take...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed July 29, 2015

It would take the voice of a pre-pubescent choir boy to sing the praises of this place highly enough; without doubt, the best part of a two year stay in Nairobi I have had the pleasure to experience- I was kicking myself that I'd only found it just as I was leaving. The treehouses/bandas themselves are immaculately clean and offer...

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Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on our wedding night at room 8 - the morrocan themed one. The hotel is very homely and all staff are willing and ready to assist, the room was very cozy and they made sure that we were very comfortable, we checked in earlier and came later at night to find an unexpected rose...

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
Reviewed June 19, 2015

Sadly we could only stay one night and then had a "half" day rental upon our departure. We got to experience a little piece of heaven in the middle of a busy busy city. We got the family lodge-- we want the blueprints for this outstanding building of huge pillars of wood, a family pit for snuggling, pool table, sunken...

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Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Amazing place with great food and service. The tree house accommodation is brilliant and really well done. Close to both sheldrick elephant park and the giraffe park. Be careful, as the map on trip advisor is wrong although they are looking into this. Put Ndovu road into google maps.

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London U.K
Reviewed May 24, 2015

We stayed at this property in April 2015 for three nights before a cruise from Mombasa. We were recommended to stay here by a friend who sung it's praises and we were not disappointed. The Driver Joseph picked us up at Nairobi airport as arranged, as we arrived at the hotel very late we weren't expecting Dinner to be ready...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed May 21, 2015

Nairobi's hidden gem. If you need a break, but don't want to go too far from Nairobi, this is the place. Food was ok, but everything else was very good. A unique experience. Pick a tree house. Prepare to be surprised.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed March 23, 2015

Ngong House has the style and the magic to feel like at your own home. It is not a 5*luxury hotel, it is luxury because it is in the middle of the bush although being in an urban area, because of the excellent food and the beautiful garden and surroundings.

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Bunbury
Reviewed March 17, 2015

It is our firsts trip to Kenya. Friends recommended we spend our first two nights in Kenya here, very spoilt from the time they picked us from the airport. Food was splendid. It is a cash only hotel, something we were not accustomed too but we learn as we go.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed March 15, 2015

I just returned from a great weekend getaway at Ngong house. You even forget that the city is only 20 minutes away. Paul is welcoming and the staff are lovely. The food is simple and fabulous! Thank you!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ngong House is a private, serene and luxurious homestay 20 minutes away from the city centre. The lodge overlooks the Ngong Hills, only a few minutes away from what used to be Karen Blixen Coffee Farm. Secluded in 10 acres of private land, it is very close to Nairobi National Park, 40 minutes away from Nairobi International Airport and 15 minutes away from Wilson Airport, from where all air safaris take off. Accommodation is mainly in luxurious Tree-Houses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ngong House

Address: Ngong Rd | P.O. Box 24963, Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ngong House 4.5*
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Ngong House Hotel Nairobi
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“Room 2 has the best views and not overlooked by anything or anyone”
 of 5 bubbles 874harrieth, Oct 19, 2015 | Read review
“The houses are spread out and many involve spiral staircases, so if walking or stairs are an issue, let them know.”
 of 5 bubbles GedyeSeattle, Oct 5, 2015 | Read review
“The high tree house(stairs) facing NGong hills but we did enjoy staying in other rooms too!”
 of 5 bubbles Gandhavati, Sep 27, 2015 | Read review
“I'm you're a small family of 4 or 5 ask for the Log Cabin.. super fun!”
 of 5 bubbles AtelierAfrica, Sep 13, 2015 | Read review
“Treehouses are unique and interesting. Older travelers might inquire about stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles MarilynDianeO, Jul 30, 2015 | Read review
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