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Maanzoni Sanctuary

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Lovely get away

Maanzoni being next to the road is convenient conferencing facility. It remains conferencing until... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Chereko
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Great private zoo

A great place with a private zoo with cheetahs, lions, ostriches, buffaloes, rare eagle. THe... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
Francis S
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Kampala, Uganda
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4 Oct 2017
“Lovely get away ”
9 Sep 2016
“Great private zoo”
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Maanzoni being next to the road is convenient conferencing facility. It remains conferencing until you take a walk around. Then you realize it is much more than what you imagined. It's romantic, extra large and acoustic rooms. Just the best

Thank Chereko
Reviewed 9 September 2016

A great place with a private zoo with cheetahs, lions, ostriches, buffaloes, rare eagle. THe buffalo was scary. They allowed us to touch the cheetahs.

2  Thank Francis S
Reviewed 30 May 2016

only an hour from the airport. good for bird watching and wildlife. nice food nice holiday getaway.calm relaxing environment.

Thank james w
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This sanctuary is located in Machakos County, Kenya. One house drive from Nairobi. Its home for plain game, giraffe, Lions, Elephants and may other wildlife. Great for stop over or weekend visit. This is also home of Maanzoni Lodge.

2  Thank Nyikuri I
Reviewed 14 January 2016

When I called Maanzoni and got through Mercy (restaurant manager) to request for something special to surprise my husband....I didn't know it will turn out to be this!!! the bush dinner in the middle of some real bush somewhere was perfect!!!! this marked the epitome...More

Thank cathy0072016
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I loved the clean ladies washrooms at the reception and the friendliness of the atmosphere there, yet the privacy given to visitors... All speak in a quiet but friendly manner. No loud bold tourist shouting Jambos from the workers. I just loved it very much

Thank Sofie13
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Went in the long rains season when wildlife was plentiful, moderate sized herds of grazers which you could get quite close to thanks to the numerous trails. Plenty to see all day, but best times early morning or evening.

1  Thank Colin M
Reviewed 11 August 2015

The rooms are spacious, but a bit chilly. The grounds are amazing. The staff could be a bit more welcoming towards guests. All in all, a place I would visit over & over.

Thank nyambura b
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Was great to see the lions.. 4 of them but sadly the rates are not well defined or indicated, appeared discretionary and thankfully diverted into the individual's pocket since no receipt was issued. Appears a little run down for a place keeping wildlife. More needs...More

2  Thank Jmireri
Reviewed 27 October 2014

one freely watches wildlife like the gazzele, girrafe, wildbeast and several others for free. The area is surrounded by beautiful hills in the horizon that gives it a great ambiance

Thank Oduor O
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