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“Good for Kids”

Nairobi Mamba Village
Ranked #15 of 124 things to do in Nairobi
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Owner description: East Africa’s largest crocodile farm.
Olney, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Good for Kids”
Reviewed March 19, 2014

For me the only interesting part was the Crocodiles but there was ostriches, boating and large dining and play areas. Good for a family visit with young kids

Visited March 2014
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Manilla
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Good outing”
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Nice outing with good lunch! It's better if choose sunny day to go and relax. It's located away of the city center of Nairobi.

Visited July 2013
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Craiova, Romania
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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“A good, green and quietly plave”
Reviewed February 24, 2014

I spend a few hours here with my friends and was a very pleasant experience. Not far from Nairobi, but easy to reach it, Mamba Village offer an oasis of peace near the big city. They have there a few animals, a big lake, a lot of space, a place for children, etc

Food was good, beer was cold, and we stay on a big and green terrace, in the shadow.

Visited October 2013
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Nairobi, Kenya
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Mokoyeti tents and animals experience”
Reviewed February 13, 2014

I went there with my other half and stayed two nights at the tent site and although it looked amazing on the photos the reality (sadly) came nowhere near it. The site is really nice layed out but the maintainance was close to non existing. We were the only guests staying there both nights and i was really dissapointed when we saw the pool was really dirty with hoses floating in it, the DStv didnt work and they had problems with the electricity. Seeing we were not there to watch TV it really didnt affect us but not beeing able to enjoy the outside area ruined the Mokoyeti experience. The crocs were fun to see and holding one was a great experience. They say on the website that they have a giraff but hearing that he had died was not really fun.....
I can recommend this place to people just for a daytrip to look at crocs but safe your money when it comes to staying the night.
I have to add that the staff was really nice and really did all they could to make us feel welcome.

Visited February 2014
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level 4 Contributor
18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Lifting a Crocodile ....!!”
Reviewed February 11, 2014

Its All about Crocodile, however u can also get to see some tortoise and ostrich. Nominal fee of 800Ksh or around 10$ per person, however the staff is good who explained everything in details about the place crocodiles, also got the chance to lift a crocodile and Tortoise ,if you are brave enough they will let you lift the crocodile in your hand, missed the feeding time however will surely like to visit again when crocodiles are getting feed. Nice restaurant near by but couldn't get to eat anything so no comments on food and quality of it, however had Beer(Tusker) which is anytime good. Good to go place worth visiting.

Visited December 2013
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