Set between Nairobi National Park and the foot of the Ngong Hills, Hemingways Nairobi is an exclusive boutique hotel far from the bustle of central Nairobi. An all-suite property providing full butler service, gourmet restaurant, a brasserie and a bar, it is perfectly placed for trips to Nairobi National Park and the capital.
Hemingways Nairobi has a sophisticated and tranquil ambiance. Each of the 45 suites is a generous size, all with walk-in dressing rooms and a terrace with magnificent views of the Ngong Hills.
Adventures offered: spending time at the David Sheldrick’s elephant orphanage, visiting the Giraffe Centre, wandering around the Karen Blixen Museum or enjoying a round of golf at Karen Club. Shopping excursions can be arranged.
Amboseli is best known for its unrivalled views of Kilimanjaro and its elephants, with over 1500 elephants in the parks eco-system, and featuring some of the largest in Africa.
Elewana Tortilis Camp is named after the flat-topped, umbrella thorn tree Acacia Tortilis, a sight synonymous with East Africa. It is situated in one of Amboseli’s areas of Acacia Tortilis woodland, with the majestic backdrop of Africa’s highest mountain, the snow-capped Kilimanjaro.
Accommodations are designed with comfort in mind, with king or twin beds and elegant en suite bathrooms.
Exclusive accommodations are available in the luxurious Private House and Family Tent, set separately to the main camp, each enjoying access to a shared private pool and stunning views to Kilimanjaro.
Elewana Tortilis Camp has a main lounge, bar and dining area, all exquisitely built with natural materials and thatched roofs, and enjoying magnificent views of Kilimanjaro.
Adventures offered from camp: Game drives, walks, sundowners and bush meals are enjoyed both inside the park, and within a private 30,000-acre game where Tortilis Camp is located. Cultural visits and spa treatments are also an option for you to enjoy.
Lewa House is located in Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2013. Set on top of a hill with panoramic views, the outpost overlooks the sacred mountain of the Samburu—l Lolokwe.
This is one lodge that gets straight to the heart of an African safari. Simply imagine the colors of sunrise lighting up the peaks of Mt. Kenya on the horizon, the smell of dusty, thirsty elephants discovering a mud hole in front of your camera lens or sipping a wild mint margarita before a delicious dinner under the stars and falling asleep to the sounds of the wildlife just beyond your room. This is Lewa House.
The cottages and earth pods are set on top of a hill with extensive views over gently rolling terrain, with Mount Kenya to the south and the rugged Matthews Range and the sacred Ololokwe Mountain to the north.
The houses are rustic, with traditional makuti (thatched grass) roofs and a blend of traditional relaxed ambiance and modern comfort. But most importantly, during your stay at Lewa House, you will have almost exclusive access to an area teeming with exciting wildlife.
There is a large shaded verandah extending away from the main house with a comfortable seating area from which you can enjoy a cool afternoon drink and soak in the very special atmosphere of Lewa House.
Beautiful shaded gardens surround the house and breakfast, or lunch is often served on the lawn. The house also has a large swimming pool which overlooks a waterhole providing some of the best game viewing on Lewa!
Adventures offered from camp: game drives, guided walks, visit the Lewa Wildlife conservancy headquarters, anti-poaching dog unit, a local school and other community projects. Ngare Ndare canopy walk. Ngare Ndare waterfalls. Pre-historic site visit and visit the Il Ngwesi cultural boma.
Set on a private concession, with abundant iconic wildlife and panoramic Masai Mara views, Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp dazzles with its contemporary safari feel.
With timeless interiors that are simple yet sophisticated and stylish, the Camp enhances guests’ sense of privacy and enjoyment. 12 Classic tents, 20 Superior tents and 8 Superior View tents, are laid out in immaculate grounds, with leisurely groups of warthog feeding right outside the tent doors. Maasai-inspired interiors firmly entrench and Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp as the unrivalled luxury tented camp of its size in the greater Mara.
Massive windows in the spacious guest areas invite the Mara inside and incorporate split-level spaces where guests can relax and unwind. Pick and choose delicious ingredients from the organic garden and enjoy convivial conversations in the inviting interactive kitchen. Treat yourself to holistic healing in the massage tent, indulge in a rejuvenating treatment or browse the Safari Shop, offering the finest Kenyan handicrafts. The rim-flow swimming pool, literally on the edge of the Mara, boasts one of the world’s most extraordinary views.
Adventures offered from camp: day and night game drives, guided walks, Masaai village visit, Masaai Dance, Morning balloon safari and a spa.