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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing was too much trouble for the wonderful, friendly staff at Maili Saba Camp. Lower hut/tents have an unobstructed view of volcano crater. Hot water best in evenings and let it run 5 minutes so it has time to get to your tent! Charcoal fire in main building is lovely in the evening. Also the Ujima Bakehouse is on site...

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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Maili Saba is in Nakuru and nested on edge of the Menengai Crater with breathtaking views of the same. It embodies African simplicity with a rustic by design decor and set up. Accommodates a maximum of 20 people so privacy is guaranteed. Great steak for dinner. The rooms are basic by design but located to ensure you have spectacular views...

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Cosy tents, friendly and competent staff, good food, warm atmosphere to make up for the cold and crispy air, and the view on the lava flows of the Menengai crater is stunning. Try to get there before sunset to enjoy the sight! Best of all, no sounds of passing trucks and hooting matatus, only bird songs at sunrise.

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Almeria, Spain
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Its amazing how lovely and friendly is the staff. The rooms are very clean and big. They have great restaurant, swimming pool and perfect views of the crater. So paceful... And the food! You won't find anything like this in Nakuru, I loved it!! I recommend visiting it, knowing also that is runned by an NGO (Ujima Foundation). It was...

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A very welcome break. The staff were wonderful, very friendly and inviting. The set up is homely and very welcoming! Food is great! Drinks are extremely reasonable. Definitely going back! On top of all that the place is extremely affordable! Asante sana Maili Saba!

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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Maili Saba camp is located in a beautiful spot, just on the edge of an impressive volcano crater. The safari tents have basic en suite bathrooms, some have verandas overlooking the crater. Staff are tremendously friendly and helpful, and the food served in the cozy lapa (by an even more cozy fireplace) is excellent, though more rustique farm kinda meals...

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Lunteren
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Maili Saba is a lodge with an extra social dimension. It offers training and employment to local orphans with a responsibility to younger brothers and sisters. All profit is used to sponsor education projects. Maili Saba has a very friendly staff and offers a splendid location at the edge of the Menegai Crater. One of the latest craters in the...

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Kisumu, Kenya
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Maili saba is a gem. Located on the cliff overlooking Menengai Crater, it has a gorgeous view, and lots of birdlife. The tents/cottages are clean, the food is fresh and delicious and the best asset is the staff, Lilian and Cecilia are very friendly and competent and make you feel very welcome. They add a very special dimension to any...

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Broome, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The view of menegai crater here is amazing, its on top of the cliff. Tents are becoming run down and there were no mosquito nets, the staff were wonderful with children. Food is standard safari camp food.

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Broughton in Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Our second stay, still delightful. Sour dough bread delicious. Need more wines though. Also they provide the best picnic hamper of any place I have stayed. Homemade soup was Excellent! Good selection of food, not the standard chicken leg and boiled egg!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Maili Saba Camp - Nakuru

Address: Solai road/ Nakuru - Nyahururu Road | 20 minutes from main gate Nakuru National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Lake Nakuru National Park
Price Range: ₹ 9,997 - ₹ 16,774 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maili Saba Camp - Nakuru 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Fire pit at night, sunset in the crater”
 of 5 bubbles doradoraexploradora, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for tent at lower level”
 of 5 bubbles rob0603, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“room 10 is closest to the cliff and has a beautiful private terrace to take in the view”
 of 5 bubbles Irene-van-Laarhoven, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a tent with a crater view.”
 of 5 bubbles Pinky Parker, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Choose a tent overlooking the crater.”
 of 5 bubbles MMG278, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
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