Accommodation in Mount Kenya

Rhino Watch Lodge is a small, exclusive, luxurious family style lodge home away from home promoting sustainable tourism. It’s is known for excellent food and the serene conditions created within the lodge.

Rhino Watch Lodge offers accommodation in luxury tents, individual chalets and family chalets, and a honeymoon house. The Lodge is ideal for everybody including children, the aged & physically challenged.

This boutique lodge is located around the Mt Kenya region on the Nyeri Nyahururu highway. It’s a 20 minutes’ drive from Nyeri town. Rhino Watch Lodge is located near the road and is easy to access on good asphalt roads. The Lodge offers a beautiful view of Mt Kenya. Warm hospitality and a friendly atmosphere await you.

If you are in search of some peace and tranquility away from the city life, Rhino Watch Lodge is a perfect place to relax and recharge.

Rhino Watch Lodge is a popular stop over for tourists on an African Safari. It is also loved by Photographers and film teams have often come to this lodge to work with the lodge to glean from some of the experience and expertise the staff has gained over the years.

Surrounded by three wildlife reserves, Rhino Watch Lodge, is strategically positioned to give you quick access to; Solio Reserve, Aberdare National Park and the Ol Pajeta Conservancy. This is the ideal base for safari game drives in the Mt Kenya / Aberdare Region.

Rhino Watch Lodge Facilities


Enjoy reading a book beneath one of our covered lounging areas or Take a dip into the Rhino Watch Lodge infinity pool with a breath-taking view of Mt Kenya, the pool is 15m long and 8m wide. It has a baby pool and is 1,90m deep on the Infinity end.


You and your children can enjoy bike riding while staying at Rhino Watch Lodge. The Lodge has a wide range of bikes for all ages that can be given on a request basis.

Weaver Bird Spa

You can visit Rhino Watch Lodge spa during your stay with us and enjoy a wide range of treatments from our spa menu. You can also enjoy other facilities which include a Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna.

Bush Bar

Drinks are served in Rhino Watch Lodge cozy bush bar, the bush bar was completed in September 2012, offers maximum comfort in a warm atmosphere.

Central Dining

Rhino Watch Lodge experienced staff and complete kitchen allow us to offer virtually any type of food. The menu includes vegetarian dishes, a children´s menu, fresh fish from the Indian Ocean or the mountain streams of the Aberdares, the best quality beef from the pastures of the central highlands, and Indian rice dishes. You name it, we can prepare it.

Conference Room

Rhino Watch Lodge has a well-equipped conference room with enough space for you to hold your meeting during your stay.

Children Play Corner

Rhino Watch Lodge has a well-equipped children play corner with cozy reading space, toys, chairs, and tables for drawing.

Rhino Watch Lodge Room Types

Luxury Tents

The Luxury tents are furnished with either a queen size bed or 2 single beds. The baths are built of stone, offering a comfortable shower, a washstand and a toilet. In front of the veranda you will find a flower garden.

Exclusive Chalets

The exclusive chalets offer a living- and bedroom of 25 sqm, furnished with a king size bed. The spacious bathroom comes with a shower, a toilet and a washstand.

Family Tents

Family Tents have enough space for your family to share special moments together. The very spacious family tent has two bedrooms and a living room. The bedrooms are equipped with a double bed and two single beds. There is also a desk and shelves. The spacious tent is also ideal for longterm stays.

Family Chalets

Two family chalets are available at the Rhino Watch Safari Lodge. These large houses, which are ideal for families, have a living and sleeping area with 30 square meters, as well as another room with 20 square meters. Both rooms have their own bathroom. In the large room, which is intended for adults, there is a king-size bed and a spacious sofa bed. The smaller room has a bunk bed and can be converted to two single beds if required. The houses have been deliberately designed to be large in order to offer visitors who want to stay longer a tasteful and comfortable place to stay.

Honeymoon House

Rhino Watch Lodge is the perfect setting to celebrate your honeymoon; our Honeymoon House offers a perfect blend of luxury and privacy making it ideal for a romantic safari honeymoon.

Foods & Drinks options at Rhino Watch Lodge

Being a Boutique Lodge, the Rhino Watch Lodge chef is flexible on what is prepared for the guest. Special dietary needs catered for with advance notification. There is one central dining area, one bar and outdoor deck, perfect for breakfast and lunch.

Activities At Rhino Watch Lodge

  • Game Drives
  • Safaris
  • Mt Kenya Climbing
  • Bird Watching
  • Giraffe Walk
  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Coffee safari

Rhino Watch Lodge Extra Services 


Rhino Watch Lodge is Ideal for hosting small corporate strategic and planning meetings. It has the perfect atmosphere to make and layout plans.

Babysitting services

For clients traveling with children, nanny services can be organized. The Lodge however need to be notified at the time of making the booking.

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