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    Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge

    Tsavo National Park West, Kenya
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    “watering hole” (152 reviews)
    “tsavo west” (89 reviews)
    “water hole” (85 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Spent two nights at Kilaguni as part of a safari adventure. The staff is extraordinarily good, and the facilities are 10/10. The view from the restaurant is the best I have ever seen, with tons of wildlife right next to the veranda. Personally, I would...More

    Thank Stian_Klo
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Stian Jambo and greetings from Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, Thank you for taking your time to give a review on trip advisor about your recent stay . We are delighted to note we exceeded your expectations as evident by your words; best experience, extra...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Serena, Kilaguni is one of the popular lodges in Tsavo West. The welcome was great and the allocation of rooms quick and efficient. Staff friendly and very helpful. The room was spacious with all standard stuff. The best aspects were the balcony overlooking the park,...More

    Thank Andrew W
    Response from SerenaHotels, General Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Andrew, Jambo and greetings from Tsavo west Thank you for taking time out to share your review. It was our pleasure extending our hospitality to you during your visit to visited Kilaguni Serena safari lodge Our location remains our biggest attraction, I have shared...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here for one night, the second of a three night safari tour and had a great experience with the staff. On arrival we had a lovely warm welcome, the Lodge was beautiful and the room was fantastic, particularly the bathroom! We had lunch...More

    Thank MissGoSu
    Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings and thanks for your recent stay with us. We appreciate you taking time to share you feedback and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am grateful for your compliments on our impressive premier lodge with beautiful clean...More

    Reviewed 11 November 2017

    Did not want to leave. It is the most amazing place where you can sit and watch the animals come and go around a floodlit waterhole. The staff even ask if you would like to be woken up if a particular animal comes to the...More

    Thank Jillian G
    Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Jillian, Warm greetings from Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge and thank your time and effort to review us on Trip Advisor. Thank you also for your compliments, ' Fantastic' this describes how the lodge experience was and magnificent location of the watering hole that is...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    It is worth to stay here and pay more. The view is amazing. I said to my friends we are dead and we are in heaven. Unfortunately the whole day and night rained when we were there. So there were no animals around. I will...More

    Thank Dragos68
    Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Kilaguni Serena Safari LodgeResponded 8 November 2017

    Dear Guest, Jambo! greetings from Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, we extend our gratitude to you for your prime time to review us on trip advisor. From your words to friends " we are dead and we are in heaven" describe how the lodge is serene...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$265 - US$409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 56
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    • Kenya >
    • Coast Province >
    • Tsavo National Park West
    • Also Known As
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    lele1432
    2 September 2017|
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    Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
    this is late answer but if you are still alive you now know this hwy is what i call the "hwy of death" (Nairobi- Mumbasa Hwy). Has to be one of the most dangerous hwy in the world. traffic continuously passing and coming... More
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    Response from kay20122017 | Reviewed this property |
    It depends on what kind of Sedan and whether you are going through any of the reserves en route. Your agent would be able to tell you that. Its best to use a four by four jeep vehicle. We had an actual jeep with windows an d... More
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    Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
    hello, While we do not have a fitness centre at the lodge, we do have a few activities that you can engage in. We have bike riding at the lodge, which is free and a swimming pool.
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    "Best rooms are ground or first floor overlooking the watering hole, to give the best view of animals coming..."
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    "All rooms have excellent views although those closer to the watering holes are better."
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    "The suites are palatial and offer an incredible panoramic view"
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