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    Il Ngwesi Lodge

    23 Laipha house, 3rd floor Nanyuki Town, Room, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
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    “star bed” (7 reviews)
    “local maasai” (5 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is one of the most unique places you can find in Kenya. The lodge is own and managed by the community, and is the only one in the Conservancy. That means you will have this amazing land for yourself!They are doing so great, and...More

    Thank rousepastor
    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    Il Ngwesi is an absolutely magical place - the most wonderful place we stayed in Africa. Wholly owned and operated by the Masai, the staff are totally invested in sharing their culture with the guests. We learned a lot from our guide and the staff,...More

    Thank TippyNV
    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    This lodge is community owned, so your money goes directly to the local Masai community to fund schools, medical care and other community projects. The Masai built the lodge and have operated it for twenty years now, obviously doing a stellar job. The design is...More

    1  Thank DAEsmae
    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    Without doubt the most unique lodge I have ever stayed at. Amazing people, great wildlife and spectacular views. Il Ngwesi creates a fascinating combination of isolation, comfort and connection to the land that is hard to find anywhere else. It's the the only lodge in...More

    Thank Kaffeetasse
    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    This was my first stop on a 3-week trip to Kenya and Tanzania, and I am so glad I chose to stay here, because it was the PEOPLE, in addition to the architecture and wildlife sightings, that made it a beautiful experience. Traveling solo at...More

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    • 6
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    • Kenya >
    • Rift Valley Province >
    • Laikipia County >
    • Nanyuki Municipality >
    • Nanyuki Town
    • Also Known As
    • Il Ngwesi Hotel Nanyuki ,
    • Il Ngwesi Lodge Kenya/Nanyuki Town
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