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Panafric Hotel
, Nairobi
Situated In A Quiet Residential Area And Overlooking The Flower Gardens Of Central Park, The Panafric Hotel Offers Comfortable Accommodations For A Relaxing Holiday Or Business Trip. It Is Ideally Situated For Visitors To The Area And Has A Welcoming Atmosphere With Friendly And Hospitable Service. The Hotel Has Excellent Facilities As Well As Comfortable Guest Rooms And Public Areas. All Of The Guest Rooms Are Comfortable And Nicely Equipped To Give A Feeling Of Being Home While Away From Home. The Hotel Also Has A Variety Of Facilities And Services That Are Sure To Meet The Need Of Both Business And Leisure Travellers. The Hotel Has Panoramic Views Of Nairobi City.
Room Facilities: Guest rooms at the luxury hotel Panafric Hotel are well equipped with amenities and facilities expected by the demanding hotel guest. Full details of the facilities in each room type are listed on the hotel information screen of our reservation system. Below is a summary provided by Panafric Hotel ...
- Family rooms / suites are available- Guest rooms have a TV- In-room TV movie channel(s) and/or pay per view.

Hotel Boulevard, Nairobi.
At the very end of Nairobi's Harry Thuku road at the foot of Museum Hill, lies an unexpected oasis, that is, the Hotel Boulevard. It is located within four and a half acres of lush gardens bounded by the Nairobi River at the back, on the other side of which are the green precincts of the National Museum of Kenya. At the very end of Nairobi's Harry Thuku road at the foot of Museum Hill, lies an unexpected oasis, that is, the Hotel Boulevard. It is located within four and a half acres of lush gardens bounded by the Nairobi River at the back, on the other side of which are the green precincts of the National Museum of Kenya. Our hotel is located in spacious, tropical gardens just 300 metres from the city centre. Our facilities include swimming pool, tennis court, parking, international restaurants, bars, lounges, conference rooms, business centre, internet cafe and a convenience store. All 70 en-suite guestrooms are equipped with bath/shower, balcony, telephone with internet access, safe, radio and satellite TV. We also offer 24 hr room service.

Facilities Breakfast Included Restaurant Car Parking Available Internet Access Laundry Airport Pick Up Wheelchair Friendly Linen Included Credit Cards Accepted Bar Towels Security Lockers Luggage Storage Swimming Pool Children Friendly Telephone/Fax Facilities 24 hour reception Travel Desk/Travel Info

Mara Sopa Lodge, Masai Mara
The lodge is located 206 km south of the Equator on the eastern boundary of the Masai Mara Game Reserve in south-western Kenya, 2km from the Oloolaimutia Gate. The Reserve, the best known game area in East Africa, is 1,120 sq. kms of prime wildlife-viewing territory bordering on the Serengeti National Park Via a tarmac road from Nairobi to Narok and an all weather road thereafter it takes about five hours The alternative is a one hour scheduled or chartered flight from Nairobi to Keekorok airstrip from where transfers to the lodge can be arranged with prior notice Accommodation The lodge has 200 beds by way of 77 rooms, 12 suites and 1 Presidential suite, all of which are 'rondavel' style and have en-suite bathroom facilities which provide shaving sockets and hairdryers. Every room and suite has a private, elevated verandah with splendid views across the valley and on which guests can relax, sunbathe and watch resident birds and wildlife. Mini-bars are also available in each room The lodge has direct-dial telephone facilities as well as satellite television and video options.Lodge generators provide 240volts, 50 cycles 24 hours a day. Our water supply comes from nearby springs but guests are advised not to drink from the taps. Instead, filtered water is provided in flasks in every room and bottled water is available for sale. We welcome kids of all ages and can provide both special meals at convenient times and baby sitters on request. Our Guest Shop stocks a wide selection of curios, gift items, clothing, film and toiletries. The lodge has a freeform, fresh-water pool which offers spectacular views over the valley. We can supply both petrol and diesel fuels and can carry out most minor repairs

Mara Sarova Luxury Tented Lodge
Relaxing outside your own tent listening to the Orchestra of rasping Cicadas, croaking Tree Frogs and the intermittent call of birds and monkeys is a memorable symphony. The Camp is set in the African bush but the luxurious tents all have permanent roofs, zip-up fronts, electricity and ensuite facilities. The Camp is set in the African bush but the luxurious tents all have permanent roofs, zip-up fronts, electricity and ensuite facilities.75 Rooms all on ground floor (72 Twin and 3 Triple)


Room Facilities:
Each room is a luxurious tent
Each room has a permanent shower and WC
Each room has a permanent roof and zip up front
Voltage of 240 volts

Sarova Shaba Luxury Tented Lodge
85 Bedrooms in 2 Storeys, 4 rooms to a block | 45 Twin Rooms 20 DOUBLE Rooms 4 Junior Suites 15 TRIPLES Rooms 2 PRESIDENTIAL Suites | | | All thatched chalets face the river Luxury en-suite with bath , shower and WC Mosquito net and fan Voltage 240 volts | SUITES | 4 JUNIOR SUITES: Separate Bedroom and lounge | 1 PRESIDENTIAL SUITE: Separate Bedroom and Lounge, Private Jacuzzi

 

 

 
Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Lake Nakuru Lodge offers the sort of relaxation you have never experienced before and the surroundings are a sight too good to miss. Situated in the south east ecological niche of the Lake Nakuru National Park is the Lake Nakuru Lodge, 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..
There is accommodation for 120 people, either in family rooms, cottages, or suites. The service is unmatched anywhere in Kenya, a country renowned for hospitality. Above all, the staff are friendly and competent. There is excellent cuisine which includes outside catering, Bush Barbecue, African night and Sundowner. Activities available include, horse-back safari excursions, game drives, bird watching and plant identification. After a day's game watching, the spacious, logged Mama Nikki Bar and the cool, Upstairs Rhino Paddock Cocktail Bar, overlooking the Lake and the enticing blue swimming pool can be particularly inviting. Evening entertainment and slide shows for guests are interesting and varied. In the park, the sites seem like a Walt Disney Fantasy. . The Lake Nakuru Lodge is situated in 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 road gives 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 the Lake Nakuru National Park airstrip situated at the Southern side of the park at the Rhino Sanctuary Headquarters - Naishi. On the outskirts of Nakuru lies a truly remarkable National Park which has achieved international fame as an animal sanctuary. Both Black and White Rhinos are being given a new lease on life in this 188 square Km, fully electrically fenced park and they are carefully protected. The present Rhino population is fifty three and continues to multiply. The Rothschilds giraffe is another unique animal and the park has it's fair share of the Buffalo, Leopard, Wild dog, Zebra, Eland, Waterbuck and the territorial Lion.

Sarova Lion Hill -Lake Nakuru
Set on a plateau in the Rift Valley, overlooking one of the world's greatest ornithological spectacles, Lake Nakuru, stands Sarova Lion Hill Lodge. The panoramic view from the Lodge reveals a shimmering pink glow across the Lake, created by millions of flamingos, pelicans and marabou storks; the landscape blossoms natural foliage and a startling variety of flower gardens. __Sarova Lion Hill Lodge is only one hour away from Nairobi. There are 65 rooms to select from to suit your needs, all which come with an attached bathroom and have running water and electricity. All bedrooms have verandahs with panoramic views of the flamingo pink-rimmed lake. The Flamingo Restaurant serves meals on the ground floor; a patio is available at the pool. A buffet is served for lunch. Dinner table d'hote with a seating capacity of 200 people. Rift Valley Bar on the ground floor overlooks the lake, and is open early till late. For conferences, the Baraza Room on the ground floor is perfect; it is a large airy room designed in earth colors and adjacent to a separate lounge. Audio-visual equipment and secretarial assistance is available. The capacity is 80 theatre, 150 cocktail and 40 seminar style. Other facilities offered at the hotel include a swimming pool and sauna, Traditional dancers display their talent everyday at 9.00 pm, laundry service, curio and gift shop, baby sitting facilities and a medical clinic.

The Ark
Set in the heart of the Aberdare National Park, this unique game lodge overlooks a floodlit waterhole and salt lick which attracts a host of wildlife - elephant, rhino, leopard, bushbuck and occasionally an elusive bongo or giant forest hog. Resembling and named after Noah's Ark, The Ark comprises three decks from which numerous balconies and lounges provide superb vantage points for game viewing. A ground level bunker provides excellent photographic opportunities and takes you closer than you would believe possible to the animals. The Ark is reached via the Aberdare Country Club and is a forty minute drive. It is 16 km from Mweiga airfield, a one hour drive from Nyeri airstrip and a two hour drive from Nanyuki airstrip.Bedrooms: The Ark has 60 comfortable en-suite cabins fitted with buzzers to announce the arrival of one of the "Big Five" at the waterhole. The cabins comprise 6 single, 37 twin, 10 double and 7 triple-bedded cabins. All cabins have private bathrooms with shower; all are comfortably furnished and enjoy a view of the forest waterhole.Restaurants and Bars: Dinner and breakfast are served "On Board" in the main dining room. A gourmet Table d'Hote menu is on offer, and the food is all grown locally. The Ark and Aberdare Country Club are renown for the fresh vegetables, succulent meats and delicious puddings and desserts served at mealtimes. Located on one of the viewing decks is a lounge and a bar which remains open all night for tea, coffee and hot chocolate. Blankets are also available to ensure guests' comfort .Safaris and Sightseeing: The Ark has four game viewing areas from which to observe the ever present wildlife. There is a ground level hide where you'll literally come face to face with animals. You can, on a full-day game drive, visit the Aberdare National Park. Travelling through the Salient, you gradually climb in your vehicle to the National Park gate at a height of about 8000 feet. As you ascend, you see the vegetation change to tall cedars, Podo trees, thick Bamboo forest and varieties of Alpine trees. Wild mountain flowers bloom in a riot of colour. Profuse bird-life (including such species as the scarlet tufted malachite sunbird) reside here. Despite the dense vegetation, you may have glimpses of elephant, buffalo, zebra, colobus monkey and waterbuck.

 Mount Kenya Safari
High on the slopes of Africa's second highest mountain, The Mount Kenya Safari Club straddles the Equator in a glory of luxurious cottages and elegant buildings set amid manicured lawns and decorative ponds. Ever since the Club was founded in 1959 by the late film star William Holden, eccentric American Ray Ryan, and Swiss financier Carl Hirschmann, it has been a Mecca for the international jet set - its list of members reads like a Who's Who of royalty, aristocracy, and the rich and famous. Whether visiting Kenya at a leisurely pace or stopping simply for lunch, the Mount Kenya Safari Club maintains an immutably majestic presence and is a touching reminder of the vision of its creators. Mount Kenya Safari Club is a two and a half hour drive from Nairobi. Alternatively, it is a fifty minute flight to Nanyuki airstrip and a fifteen minute transfer drive to the club. Bedrooms & Cottages: Catering to both small and large groups, Mount Kenya Safari Club has a total of 114 bedrooms. These comprise 2 Villas, 13 Riverside and 12 William Holden Cottages, 8 Garden Suites and Club Rooms and Studio Suites. All bedrooms have private bathrooms with showers, telephones and log fireplaces. The Luxury Villas, William Holden Cottages each have a large sitting room. Most rooms have a private verandah overlooking the majestic Mount Kenya. Mount Kenya Safari Club ACCOMMODATION:Mount Kenya Safari Club has a variety of rooms located in the 100-acres of beautifully manicured lawns, which vary according to their location. One can visit the types of bedrooms on a sweeping circle of the magnificent grounds: the Club rooms in the main building, to the Garden Cottages by the tennis courts, around the William Holden Cottages, by the Riverside Cottages along the River Likii, returning back up the hill via the Luxury villas to the main building. The Club has a total of 114 ensuite rooms, each room, with its own Club-like charm, has a log fireplace which is lit every evening. Luxury Villas: * "Batian" with 2 twin-bedded rooms and 1 double bedded room. * "Lenana" with 1 twin-bedded Room and 1 double-bedded room. * "River House" with 1 suite with twin beds and sitting room, 1 double-bedded room, 1 twin-bedded room. Each of the villas has large sitting rooms with fireplace, private verandah overlooking Mount Kenya, dining area and kitchen. The mini-bars can be stocked on request. William Holden Cottages: There are 12, each with 1 twin-bedded and 1 double-bedded room, a large sitting room in the centre, Roman-style bathrooms and fireplace. The mini-bar can be stocked on request. Garden Suites: We have 8 garden suites, with 1 twin-bedded room, large sitting room and fireplace. Club Building: The Club Building comprises: 6 suites with large sitting room, fireplace, a bar, 1 double-bedded room and private verandah looking out to Mount Kenya - the mini-bars are stocked on request - and 22 Club Rooms, 21 of which are twin-bedded and 1 double-bedded, each with a fireplace. Riverside Cottages: We have 13 riverside cottages, each unit comprising of 1 suite and 2 studio suites - this means there are 39 rooms here in total. The Suites have a twin-bedded room, with fireplace, one sitting room, a fully stocked mini-bar, private verandah overlooking the river and Mount Kenya, and a large bathroom with sunken bath. The Studio Suites each have double bed and fireplace, private verandah overlooking the river and Mount Kenya, sitting area, a large bathroom with sunken bath, and a fully-stocked mini-bar.

 KILAGUNI SERENA LODGE
DESCRIPTION AND LOCATION Located on a ridge that commands magnificent sweeping views of the Chyulu Hills at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, this lodge was the first ever to be built in a national park and has long been a favourite of international tourists. Kilaguni Lodge was opened in 1962 and has been under Serena management since December 1999. GETTING THERE Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge is mid-way between Nairobi and Mombasa on the Trans-African highway and about a 3 1/2 hour drive from either city. GUEST ROOM INFORMATIONEach of the 56 guest rooms at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge is ensuite with expansive verandas from which you can witness spectacular African sunsets. The Kilaguni waterhole is considered to offer the finest savannah game viewing in Kenya, and at night you can listen to the sounds of herds of buffalo, elephant and zebra grazing outside your bedroom. Total guest rooms: 56 Rooms with two twin beds:(en suite with shower) 36 Rooms with double bed:(en suite with shower) 15 Suites: (en suite with bath and shower) 5 Check in time: 12 PM Check out time: 10 AM GUEST SERVICES AND AMENITIESOutdoor pool with lounge chairs, tables, umbrellas and fresh towelsSatellite TVCommunication available via telephone, fax and radioCurrency exchangeAmerican Express, Mastercard, Visa and Barclays credit cards accepted by cashierNurse on call 24 hours. Flying Doctors Service is also available which includes emergency Medivac to hospital from nearby airstripDaily laundry/pressing serviceBabysitting can usually be arranged with sufficient noticeEarly supper for children upon requestShoe ShiningLunch boxes, fruits, flowers and celebration cakes may be orderedBinoculars and hairdryers available at reception deskCentral safety deposit service available, free-of-charge, at the reception deskVoltage is 240V in rooms; shaver outlets have both 110V and 240V. Adaptors available at the reception deskPetrol station (diesel & petrol). Minor repairs like tire changing available.Patches, battery electrolyte, brake fluid, tires and tubes of popular safari vehicles available. RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE The professional, attentive and friendly staff serves guests sumptuous international menus, buffets and barbecues alongside authentic African dishes. The full service bar serves fresh fruit juices, soft drinks, tea and coffee, cocktails, wines, spirits and liqueurs. Seating capacity of dining room: 100Breakfast: 6:30 am to 9:30 am Lunch: 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm Dinner: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Bar opens from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm BUSINESS MEETING AND CONFERENCE FACILITIES:Within the grounds of Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge there is a fully air-conditioned conference room which can accommodate up to 130 people and is suitable for meetings, seminars or small banquets.List of Available Conference/Meeting Services:Television and Video Slide projector Overhead projectorLCD projector Flip charts Stationery Secretarial services upon request Fax machine and photocopying services upon request

Samburu Serena Safari Lodge
Situated on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River, in the center of the Samburu National Reserve in Kenya's rugged, semi-arid Northern Province, Samburu Serena Lodge echoes the robust rhythms of African riverfront life. Mount Kenya itself looms on the horizon. The landscape is home to a variety of rare game, and is also inhabited by hundreds of different bird species. Inspired by the architecture of the indigenous Samburu tribe, the lodge blends into its natural environment by making full use of native materials. Thatched cabins built using exotic African woods create an escapist atmosphere. Accommodations are cooled by breezes off the river and overhead punkah fans. All guest rooms have private verandas with uninterrupted vistas of the languid river and the wildlife it attracts, as well as the countless crocodiles that make the waters their home. Gracious dining and lounge areas are enhanced by Samburu details and murals depicting local nature. GETTING THERE Samburu Serena Safari Lodge is in the Samburu National Reserve. It is 218 miles (355 kilometers) from Nairobi - a seven hour drive by car or a 60 minute flight from Nairobi airport. GUEST ROOM INFORMATION Total Guest Rooms: 62 Rooms with two twin beds: (en suite with shower) 44 Rooms with double bed: (en suite with shower) 10 Family Rooms: (en suite with bath and shower) 8 Check in time: 14:00 Check out time: 11:00 .
DINING ROOM AND BAR Lodge Dining Room Overlooking the outdoor swimming pool and the meandering Uaso Nyiro River, the open air dining room serves guests sumptuous international menus, buffets and barbecues alongside authentic African dishes. Seating capacity 182. Breakfast: 6:30 am to 9:00 am Lunch: 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm Dinner: 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm Kiboko Bar A full service bar, located in the lodge, is open from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm and 5:45 pm till late in the evening Serving fresh fruit juices, soft drinks, tea and coffee, cocktails, wines, spirits and liqueurs. Seating capacity 96. Pool Terrace Bar This bar has upper and lower pool terraces. Serving fresh fruit juices, soft drinks, tea and coffee, cocktails, wines, spirits and liqueurs. Seating capacity 104. Open from 6:30 am to 11:00 pm

 Aberdare Country Club
Just a two-hour drive from Nairobi, on a good paved road, The Aberdare Country Club nestles on the slopes of Mweiga Hill, 2 km from Mweiga airfield, 15km from Nyeri airstrip and a forty minute drive from Nanyuki airstrip. All rooms and cottages have spectacular views of the plains below, the Aberdare Mountains to the west and Mount Kenya to the east.With an enviable reputation for hospitality and excellent cuisine, the Club is a popular weekend resort for Nairobi residents. The Club's 1,300 acre wildlife sanctuary abounds with Thompson and Grant's Gazelle, Zebra, Giraffe and the more reclusive leopard.You can walk or ride through this unspoilt paradise, play a round of golf - watched by a family of warthog, fish for trout , play tennis or just relax by the pool or in the beautiful gardens. Bedrooms and Cottages: There are 28 twins and 18 double-bedded rooms, 36 of which are in cottages. A total of 107 guests can be catered for. The bedrooms are tastefully furnished and all have a private bathroom with shower. The cottages have two bedrooms, each with interconnecting doors, and most have fireplaces. A balcony provides superb views of either Mount Kenya or a pretty woodland where bushbuck often come to graze.Restaurant and Bars: Offering first class cuisine with a selection of European, Asian and Kenyan dishes, the dining room is situated in the main building along with the lounge bar. Leisure: There is a wide range of recreational facilities available including: swimming pool with bar - putting green - 9-hole golf course - horse riding - tennis courts - game sanctuary - safaris and sightseeing. The Club offers a choice of activities including: game and safari walks - fishing ACCOMMODATION The Club has a total of 46 ensuite rooms, 20 of which are double-bedded and 28 twin-bedded. 38 of these rooms are in cottages with 2 bedrooms with interconnecting doors. All rooms (except nos. 1, 3, 4, 16 and 17) have fireplaces. Rooms nos. 2, 3 and 4 can be converted to triples. 9 extra beds are available. The cottages are set to the left, right and behind the main building. Each room has a charming stonework exterior, over which colourful vines climb. Each room has a balcony with 2 easy chairs, and a superb view of either Mt. Kenya or the pretty woodland where bushbuck often come to graze.Two double rooms are situated in the "Honeysuckle" cottage. This comprises two doubles plus an extra single room and is ideal for families.Each room is furnished with bedside tables, dressing tables, built-in wardrobes, rugs, coffee tables and lounge chairs; a telephone; boiled water and glasses; umbrella and bible; a kettle and one-cup sachets of coffee, tea, milk and sugar. Each bathroom has a 115\240 v shaving socket; a shower stall with a separate bath tub, a washbasin and flush toilets. Room 1 and rooms 7 to 17 have baths with shower attachments (no separate shower stalls); shampoo, bath and shower gel; freshly laundered towels; hot and cold running water.

 Leisure Lodge Beach and Golf Resort
Sports and Facilities Tennis. Two combined pools with waterfalls. Beach volleyball. Table tennis. Diving arrangements made with AfricanMecca Beach for football at low tides. 18-hole championship golf course. Sports massage and therapy. Leisure Lodge Beach and Golf Resort Related Facilities Shopping center for gifts and related personal needs. Hair dressing salon. Resident doctor. Facilities at the Golf Club Clubhouse with changing facilities and showers Towels supplied and lockers available for hire Fully stocked bar serving snack food all day Satellite TV and pool table Fully stocked pro-shop Lessons available in English, German and French Full equipment hire Male and female caddies available at 3.5US$ per 18 holes Green fees from 20US$ per day for guests at Leisure Lodge and Golf Resort Green fees from 30US$ per day for guest staying in other Hotels or homes Resident rates available Golf carts Driving range, putting green, chipping green and practice bunker.