Accommodation in Lake Nakuru

Lakira is a camp that combines personal charm with the ultimate in luxurious accommodation; where lush vegetation and views of the sparkling water hold the promise of all the fine things that Africa has to offer.

A warm welcome awaits all the guests at Lakira, kind thoughtful touches makes the traveler feel he is truly in the lap of luxury as it is all about personal service. Each tent is fully furnished to the utmost delight of a traveler with hot showers opening to the above skies, flush toilets and running water, a must have privilege in the bush. Relax and enjoy the views of the lake from your tent balcony while trying to spot the stunning flamingo. The camp is open from the months of July till October and December till February.

Convivial evening are spent in the lounge tent which is decorated in rich chic tones and colonial antiques. Here one can also relax at the bar with an exotic drink while being pampered by our friendly and warm staff. The bar and lounge area overlook the beautiful lake Nakuru, as does the dining area. Enjoy warming up by watching the sun go down at the fireplace located out by the lounge tent, filled with logs that burn all night to allow you to gaze at the clear starry African night skies. The natural sounds of the animals and birds will surely allow you to feel at one with nature.

The dining area seats 14 guests with a comfortable and intimate feel. There’s nothing like a hot meal prepared by Lakira’s chef that will tantalize your taste buds after a few hours on the grasslands. Our attention to detail is evident in our cuisine. Meals are served as buffet and al a carte service, which has been carefully selected by the most discerning palate. You can enjoy the company of other guests while you dine and sip on your wine, you can also have a meal on the veranda by your tent overlooking the beautiful view of the lake. Meal times at Lakira camp are a convivial blend of good company, fine wines and exotic tales

Important Information on Lakira Camp

The camp is open from the months of July till October and December till February.

Lakira Camp Facilities 

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Restaurant on Premises

Languages Spoken at Lakira Camp

  • English

Accommodation at Lake Nakuru

Mbweha Camp Nakuru is one of the most popular Lake Nakuru National Park lodges. Due to its proximity to this famous attraction as well its beautiful cottages with contemporary African ambiance.

About two hours’ drive from Nairobi, this Nakuru hotel is situated in the 6400 acre Congreve Conservancy which is adjacent to the Lake National Park. This location makes Mbweha Camp an ideal base for a variety of exciting activities in Nakuru. For example, guided bush walks, game drives and tours of Lake Nakuru and Lake Elmenteita.

On the grounds of the Conservancy, you may well catch sight of African wildlife, such as leopards, zebras, hyenas, giraffes, flamingos, and baboons.

Enjoy a combination of luxury and rustic charm in our 10 private lava stone cottages with traditional thatched roofs, natural wood furniture and earth-toned decorations like beaded gourds, patterned pillows, and hand-woven rugs contrast with the gauzy white mosquito nets hanging gracefully over Mbweha Camp’s large, comfortable beds. Cottages at Mbweha Camp are surrounded by acacia trees and other indigenous vegetation including the giant cactus-like Euphorbia candelabrum. As you relax on your private patio you may hear the distant roar of African lions or other wildlife sounds.

Maximize your view of the surrounding nature due to the open-sided dining and lounge areas. These areas have a blazing central fireplace surrounded by long white sofas topped with colorful cushions. Finally, this makes it a favorite area to gather on cooler nights. As for Mbweha Camp’s Team, travelers rave about their friendliness and their willingness to go to great lengths in time to meet the needs of each guest.

Mbweha Camp Facilities

  • Spacious open sided dining & lounge area to maximize views.
  • WIFI
  • Dinner is served in the dining area.
  • Private meals can be arranged on the guest cottage or under the stars.
  • Continental style cuisine caters to a variety of dietary requirements.
  • 240V charging facilities in the lounge

Mbweha Camp Room Types

Mbweha Camp Cottages

Rustic lava-stone cottages with thatched roofs are surrounded by euphorbia candelabra, yellow barked acacia and other indigenous trees.

Foods & Drinks options at Mbweha Camp

Beautifully presented, delicious Continental style meals are very much enjoyed by guests, who also appreciate the fact that this Nakuru Hotel caters to different dietary requirements. While most meals are served in the dining area, Mbweha Camp can also arrange for an outdoor gourmet dinner by the pool or in the bush while you enjoy the spectacular views of the Lake Nakuru National Park – the Lake and Park are all available to captivate you

Activities at Mbweha Camp

Mbweha Camp Nakuru’s location makes it the perfect jumping-off point for many activities. Expert local guides can help you explore the Congreve Conservancy as well as Lake Nakuru National Park, Soysambu Wildlife Conservancy and Lake Elmenteita hot springs.

Be prepared to be amazed by the African wildlife, stunning mountain peaks and diverse vegetation. Mbweha Camp also offers guided and independent bike rides, bush walks and the famous safari sundowner experience, which is essentially a cocktail hour enjoyed while watching the sun set over the African landscape.

Accommodation at Lake Nakuru

Situated in the Great Rift Valley, Lake Nakuru Lodge offers African safari accommodation in Kenya. The lodge is located within a wonderland which lies in the heart of one of Kenya’s most densely animal populated wetland National Parks, Ramsar Site, only two hours’ leisurely drive on first-class roads from Nairobi, through some of the most exciting scenery to be seen anywhere in Africa.

The 156 km Nairobi-Nakuru roads affords the visitor an unrivalled view of the majestic Great Rift Valley, winding through a series of lakes and forested uplands all the way to the bustling market town of Nakuru. The views are equally impressive for the visitor who uses a charter aircraft for the 25-minute flight to Lake Nakuru National Park airstrip situated at the southern side of the park at the Rhino Sanctuary Headquarters, Naishi.

Lake Nakuru Lodge is an oasis of comfort and excellent service, with commanding views of the Lesser flamingo dotted with the Greater flamingo for which Lake Nakuru is justly famous. It is another world for the visitor, where one easily forgets the hustle and bustle of the city. The lodge blends well with its surrounding and the animals often browse peacefully close to the lodge and environs, much to the fascination of visitors. Accommodation is offered in deluxe cottages or suites. All of the rooms feature en-suite bathrooms, mosquito nets and private verandas. The service is unmatched anywhere in Kenya, a country renowned for hospitality.

Lake Nakuru Lodge offers excellent cuisine in Mutarakwa Restaurant and the Mama Nikki Bar which offers spectacular views of Lake Nakuru. The enticing blue swimming pool is ideal for guests to relax and cool off, while evening entertainment for guests is interesting and varied. Activities at Lake Nakuru Lodge include game drives, bird watching and horse riding

Lake Nakuru Lodge Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Conference Venues
  • Restaurant on Premises

Languages Spoken at Lake Nakuru Lodge

  • English

* Please enquire for further details.

Accommodation at Lake Nakuru

Flamingo Hill Camp is situated within the famous Lake Nakuru National Park, which lies within the Great Rift Valley of Kenya. Approximately 30 minutes by air or 2 hours by road from Nairobi.

Nestled between the “honeymoon hills”, and set in beautifully landscaped grounds with natural foliage and a variety of indigenous African plants and flowers, Flamingo Hill Camp provides superb, tented accommodation.

Flamingo Hill Camp is an eco-friendly establishment. Part of the money earned from the camp is used for environmental restoration and endangered species.

Cosy, warm and inviting with a personal touch, Flamingo Hill Camp offers the traveler a home away from home!

The Flamingo Hill Camp Facilities

Small and exclusive, comprising 25 tents. The tents are furnished with the understated luxury required by the modern traveller. Decorated in calming safari tones, natural woods, wrought iron and crisp cottons each tent has been meticulously planned to maximise comfort.

All tents have the following facilities:
• four poster beds & mosquito nets
• en-suite with shower, WC and flush toilets
• writing desk
• a private veranda overlooking the plains
• hot and cold running water
• voltage at 240 volts

The restaurant seats approximately 80 people comfortably and serves a buffet breakfast and lunch. Dinner is a mix of table d’hote or buffet style.

  • Breakfast is served daily, between 6.00am & 9.30am
    • Lunch is served between 12.30 noon & 2.30pm
    • Dinner can be enjoyed between 7.00pm & 9.30pm

Our experienced chefs will prepare meals to tantalize taste buds! We also cater for any special dietary requests made by our guests.

We pride ourselves on the food we serve our guests. QUALITY & EXCELLENCE is simply one way to describe what we offer!

Bar & Lounge:
The bar is well stocked with local as well as imported beverages.

Our guests are treated to the famous flamingo hill cocktails whilst relaxing in our comfortable and open Lounge with a view of the plains. Recline, get pampered by our staff and enjoy an African sundowner!

Guest laundry: We offer a 24 hour laundry service.
Private lounge for entertaining: Should you wish to have a private function, we can provide a lounge or dining area to suit your requirements.

Reception: For any assistance during the day or at night kindly contact the reception.

Boutique: The boutique offers unique and authentic hand-made gift items made by different communities in Kenya.

Conference facilities: The perfect venue for special events, ranging from:

  • conferencing
  • breakfast & lunch events
  • board meetings
  • seminars & workshops
  • special, theme & gala dinners – cocktail parties
  • celebrations
  • press launches & briefings
  • press conferences

Socialize with other guests around a cosy fire in the evenings or simply get comfortable with a book from our Library.

Sun downers:
Watch the spectacular display of the sun going down over the lake as you enjoy a sundowner with bitings especially prepared for guests (maximum of 10 pax)

Enjoy a pampering massage at the camp – a truly luxurious way to end your day in the bush or simply to relax further!

Hot lunches:
The camp can prepare hot lunches with a wide variety of finger licking delicacies for groups of up to 50 people on a daily basis.

Game drives:
Nothing beats the rewarding experience of a game drive within the park.

Accommodation at Lake Nakuru

Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is nestled in the Lake Nakuru National Park along Lion Hill, it is a spectacular resort that offers guests an up-close and personal view of the beauty and nature of Kenya. Just a few hours away from the capital, Nairobi, this Nakuru hotel features a variety of rooms that are positioned intentionally to provide stunning views of both the Lake Nakuru and the Lake Nakuru National Park.

This Lodge is a beautiful retreat set in Lake Nakuru National Park – home to thousands of pink flamingoes and pelicans. This exotic park boasts of a rich concentration of wildlife including black and white colobus monkeys and is also a Rhino sanctuary. Look for temperamental black rhinos browsing in the bushes, and larger white rhinos cropping grass along the lakeside. Nowhere else will get a photo of a rhino with a backdrop of pink flamingos sifting food from a shimmering lake.

It features luscious greenery, winding walkways and tall yellow and beautiful green acacia trees as well, giving visitors a feeling of being among nature, while also providing up-to-date modern amenities.

Your encounter with the many Rhinoceros, commonly known as Rhinos that call this their habitat along with the varied safari animals reignites the real experience of a true African Safari. To help accommodate the needs of every guest, Sarova Lion Hill Lodge offers 67 chalets.

The chalets are divided into three suites and 64 traditional rooms. A presidential suite, called the Ziwa (lake) suite, is in an isolated location, providing the necessary privacy required for honeymooners and business executives. Two other suites, the Chui (leopard) and Faru (rhino) suites are directly adjacent. These have a cozy lodge feel complete with a fireplace. Each of the 64 standard rooms features panoramic lake views and you can choose from single, double and triple beds. It is a perfect place to experience one of the world’s largest ornithological spectacles in the heart of the Great Rift Valley.

The Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge features several facilities and services that will help make your stay more comfortable and enjoyable, including an on-site restaurant, bar and wildlife tours. Unlike other Lake Nakuru National Park Lodges, this one is conveniently located only 30 minutes away from the private airstrip in the park, making access in and out of the park easy. An airport shuttle is available as well.

Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge opened its doors in 1986. The lodge gets its name from the hill directly behind it that was a lion’s abode.

Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge Facilities

  • Main Restaurant
  • Main Bar
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Tulia Spa
  • Conference Faclities
  • Wedding Grounds
  • Honeymoon Suite
  • Gift shop, business centre, Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor Team Building facilities
  • Game Drive Vehicles

Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge Room Types

Sarova Lion Hill Ziwa Suites

Ziwa meaning “lake” in Swahili, is the lodge’s presidential suite. The suite is situated in an isolated location, ideal for honeymooners who want that required privacy.

Sarova Lion Hill Standard Rooms

The 64 standard rooms are cozy and all have a panoramic view of the lake. There is an option of single, double or triple with some rooms having a day bed.

Foods & Drinks options at Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge

The Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge has its own vegetable and herb garden, and this produce shines in many of the meals provided at the Nakuru hotel. Every meal provided here is served outside, or “al fresco” at the on-site Flamingo Restaurant.

Here you can enjoy an elaborate meal whilst also taking in the beauty of the hotel’s swimming pool, carefully manicured grounds and the stunning lake. There is also a buffet counter at the restaurant where you can enjoy a bounty of both Kenyan and international cuisines. Special dietary menu options are available upon request.

The Rift Valley Bar provides a place to unwind at the end of the day as well. Here you can enjoy cocktails, juices, beer and a variety of soft drinks. The bar is connected to the amphitheater, making it easy to grab a drink while enjoying evening entertainment.

Activities at Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge

Like other Lake Nakuru National Park lodges, the Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge provides activities for guests who wish to mainly stay in the hotel grounds during their visit, with pool tables, swimming and indoor activities available.

This Lodge in Nakuru also provides Safari Guides and vehicles for hire to help you explore the well-marked areas around the lake and throughout the park. The game drives let you view nature up-close, and you can watch for birds, including the avocet and flamingos, as well as lions, leopards and black rhinos.

Children visiting the Sarova Lion Hill Lodge can take part in a number of activities also. Planned activities for children under the age of 12 years include: Marathon, Mini soccer, Archery, Water polo, Board games, cooking lessons, Tree planting, and Nature walks. Some of the children’s activities must be supervised and may cost extra.

Extra Services at Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge

Conferencing at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge

Like many Nakuru hotels, the Sarova Lion Hill Lodge is an ideal venue for meetings, conferences and seminars in Nakuru. The facilities here are designed to suit your needs and provide you with a quiet environment, away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

There are two conference rooms available that include markers, pens, DVDs, a TV, a flip chart board, writing pads, an LCD projector with screen and Wi-Fi. Nine conference and syndicate rooms are available in all. You can take advantage of secretarial assistance and a personalized conference coordinator during your stay.

Weddings at Sarova Lion Hill

If you’re interested in a fairy tale wedding and a honeymoon you won’t forget, this is one of the best Lake Nakuru National Park Lodges for your romantic needs. You’ll enjoy luxurious suites, multiple package options and photo sessions on site, all whilst experiencing the rich culture and hospitality of Africa.

Accommodation at Lake Nakuru

Located on a range of hills that form the western limits of Africa’s Great Rift Valley, the lodge offers spectacular views over the vastness of Africa. Lake Nakuru National Park. 165 Km from Nairobi. 21 Km on all-weather road from the Park gate to the Lodge.

60 rooms. Includes 2 inter-connecting rooms & 2 wheelchair accessible rooms.

Facilities: 1 board room. Accommodates 10 people, board room style. Bar, lounge, restaurant, swimming pool, gift shop. TV in the main bar. Wi-Fi in public areas.

Activities at the lodge: Game drives, bush dining, bird watching, nature walks, board games