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    Il Ngwesi Lodge

    Laipha house, 3rd floor Nanyuki Town, Room 23, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality, Kenya
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    “star bed” (7 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 65 reviews

    Reviewed July 13, 2017

    This lodge is community owned, so your money goes directly to the local Masai community to fund schools, medical care and other community projects. The Masai built the lodge and have operated it for twenty years now, obviously doing a stellar job. The design is...More

    1  Thank DAEsmae
    Reviewed February 22, 2017

    Without doubt the most unique lodge I have ever stayed at. Amazing people, great wildlife and spectacular views. Il Ngwesi creates a fascinating combination of isolation, comfort and connection to the land that is hard to find anywhere else. It's the the only lodge in...More

    Thank Kaffeetasse
    Reviewed February 21, 2017

    This was my first stop on a 3-week trip to Kenya and Tanzania, and I am so glad I chose to stay here, because it was the PEOPLE, in addition to the architecture and wildlife sightings, that made it a beautiful experience. Traveling solo at...More

    Thank Joan C
    Reviewed February 5, 2017

    Touching down on the private airstrip you wonder where the lodge is ... it did not take long .. looking up , the resplendent staff were coming down the hillside to greet us .. a stunning sight the traditional red shukas against the backdrop of...More

    1  Thank 55ta
    Reviewed January 24, 2017

    The staff here really make you feel at home, Il Ngwesi is a special place for us. We have been to Il Ngwesi 4 times now and each time it is a new experience.We were taken care of by the Manager James, He listened to...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • 6
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    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Laikipia County >
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