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    Castle Forest Lodge

    southern slope of Mt. Kenya, Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good50%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the cottages” (9 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I stayed for only one night at the Castle Forest Lodge and would happily have stayed for longer. My room in the main house was simply but quite comfortably furnished. The view from the room was superb. There was a shared toilet and shower next...More

    Thank Cosmo44
    Response from Melia v, Manager at Castle Forest LodgeResponded yesterday

    Thank you very much Cosmo44, we appreciate it!

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Went for a relaxing weekend out of Nairobi and was very happy with what I found. I took the three room bungalow (220 USD / night) with my wife and kids: loved the rustic decor and the wood fireplace they come and light up in...More

    Thank vitt71
    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    Ridiculously cheap for what it offers, castle forest is an absolute must for those looking to see the beauty of central kenya. Fun little cottages with fireplaces abound and elephants literally walk past the rooms.. Nice trek and waterfall in the vicinity. An absoulute must...More

    Thank barbaad
    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    If, ever, you want a serene place with fresh air and clean environment for a getaway, Castle Lodge Forest, located at the foot of Mt. Kenya Forest, is the place for you. Take nature trail hikes with your group. The cottages (see images) only have...More

    Thank njugunamaggie
    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    Castle Forest Lodge is a breathtaking little escape ~2-2.5 hours outside Nairobi. It is incredibly beautiful with walking/hiking trails, a waterfall just a 5 minute walk from the campsite/lodge, and lovely horses/ horseback riding. The sweeping views of the forest just make your jaw drop...More

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    • US$30 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
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    • Kenya >
    • Mount Kenya National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Castle Forest Hotel Mount Kenya National Park ,
    • Castle Forest Lodge Kenya/Mount Kenya National Park
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    Room Tips
    "The cottages are close together and NOT noise proof- If you have noisy neighbours, it will be a long stay for..."
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    "Ask for Chalet Montane"
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    "The Chalet is the best out of all the cottages the have."
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    "camping - the natural way!"
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