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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We should have stayed here prior to our start, but were at the Rock House outside of Nairobi instead (not as recommended) as it's sister place in Nanyuki. Great, fantastic staff, especially Agnes in F&B Service who with the team went out of her way to offer splendid service. Food at dinner was fantastic (especially any of the curries). Very...

1Thank caroka
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed here before treking in Mount Kenya. Found staff to be helpful and friendly. Rooms were comfortable and food more than adequate. Warm water and set in lovely surrounding which are full of wildlife. While I was there school children were visiting and having a really good time on the Skywalk. Would highly recommend but it is Lodge accomodation and...

Thank Frankie T
North Walsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Setting was cheerful full of wildlife, staff friendly. Bedroom clean, food filling, felt safe and secure. I did one of their guided tours out of Mt. Kenya within a group of 5. Very happy with staff, itinerary, how we were looked after, etc.

Thank Julii B
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The rooms with the fire place are the best and biggest.Water was lovely and hot and the toilet worked ok,nice and clean I was happy to come again as not to expensive and close to lots of different things.Surroundings are really nice with plenty of birds etc.Staff were fine and friendly food not the best although breakfast was ampul and...

2Thank PerthJill
Reviewed 8 August 2014

We stayed there as an alternative to town accommodation in Nanyuki and enjoyed the stay alot. The rooms are clean and cost pocket friendly. This is the best base for hiking to Mau Mau Caves which took us 5 hours but would have taken us less if we had taken the offer to ride horses to the caves.

Thank morankenya
San Diego, California
Reviewed 29 December 2012

We were originally booked to stay here for three nights. However, after the first night we checked out and moved down the road. The place is run down, seems like nothing has been done since it was built in the 70s. The staff was not friendly at all. The meal was horrible, 45 minutes after we ordered we were told...

Thank Gavin S
Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 11 April 2012

We visitied the place over the easter period. The welcome was not very grand maybe due to our arrival time which was late in the night. But the food quality was very good. The rooms very well organised with a fire place. Since we were to try and climd mount kenya the following day, Mr. John arranged for the vehicle...

Thank Zulfikar H
Porthcawl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2012

This is like a tree house in the forest and beautifully maintained. You can choose tone called at night to see animals like leopard which makes for fun night. It well worth it

Thank Billymyb0y

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Address: Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Mount Kenya National Park
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Mountain Rock Lodge Kenya/Mount Kenya National Park
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“You can always ask to change rooms if you don't like anything about yours.”
juliib, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms with fire place and facing to the picnic area”
PerthJill, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Superior rooms are better with a fire place.”
ZulfikarH, 11 Apr 2012 | Read review
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