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Tafaria Castle and Country Lodge
Tafaria Castle and Country Lodge Tafaria Castle and Country Lodge endeavors to be guests’ dream come true. George Tafaria founded the castle to transform his rural community where he grew
- Serene location
- Ideal for families and couples
- 3 hrs drive from Nairobi
Rhino Watch Safari Lodge
Rhino Watch Safari Lodge Rhino Watch Safari Lodge is a small, exclusive, luxurious family style lodge home away from home promoting sustainable tourism. Experience excellent food served in a serene
- Serene Location
- Ideal for couples and families
- 2.5hrs drive from Nairobi
Nyeri, Mt Kenya and Aberdare – Hotels
Nyeri is nestled away in the Mount Kenya Region. Nyeri hotels are a great area launching pad for visiting several other notable places like Aberdare National Park, Nanyuki, Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Laikipia, Mt Kenya, and Nyahururu.
Hotels in the Nyeri region include the Aberdare Country Club, The Ark Keyna, Rhino Watch Lodge. Other hotels in the Mt Kenya and Aberdare National Park region include; Sweetwaters Serena Camp, Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club, Tafaria Castle & Country Lodge, and Giraffe Ark Lodge.
The Aberdare National Park is notably one of the leading national parks in the Mount Kenya area. With 767km of terrain ranging from deep ravines to soaring valleys, the park is the perfect place to observe different species of monkey, including the Sykes’ monkey and black and white colobus monkeys. Leopards, baboons, and black rhinos make up some of the park’s more common animals.
Trout fishing and camping is available in Aberdare National Park, with over 250 different species of birds populating the park, so you can always feast your eyes on the wonders of nature.
Popular Nyeri Hotels and hotels in the Environs
Aberdare Country Club
Tucked away in the Aberdare Highlands on a slope of Mweiga Hill, the Aberdare Country Club delights itself in retaining a solid, old-time feel of leisure and living gently. This lovely Nyeri hotel doesn’t skimp when it comes to making sure its guests are genuinely satisfied and at ease.
In Calm Waters, The Animals Will Come is the mainstay of The Ark, with a fantastic view of the local wildlife. Many varieties of animals can be observed from guest rooms and the balcony and lounge of this Nyeri hotel.
With four different viewing decks overlooking not only the watering hole but a salt lick, if you’ve come to see wildlife from the comfort of your lodge, then The Ark is where you want to be. This Nyeri hotel is a sister resort to the Aberdare Country Club.
The Ark holds itself to the highest standards and the staff do their utmost to ensure guests the best wildlife viewing experience possible.
Rhino Watch Lodge
Rhino Watch Lodge brings various animal and nature observation areas that, up until recently, weren’t on the map. Photographers and film teams have often come to this Nyeri hotel to work with the lodge to glean from some of the experience and expertise the staff has gained over the years. With over seven different varieties of safari, opportunities to climb Mount Kenya, and game drives including a giraffe walk and treks through the Solio Reserve and Aberdare National Park, there’s plenty for you to do during your stay at this magnificent lodge. With luxury tents, individual chalets and family chalets, and a honeymoon house, there are plenty of places to stay here.
Rhino Watch Lodge believes that humans are capable of kindhearted acts towards any and all animals, and strives to hold themselves accountable towards that end.
Tafaria Castle and Country Lodge
Tafaria Castle and Country Lodge is located on the Nyeri – Nyahururu high way. The castle was created to initiate two different paradigm shifts; adventure, brought about by the castle’s unique location overlooking Mount Kenya, and imagination, elicited by the medieval style of the castle and its surrounding buildings. These two viewpoints are the foundation of the castle, providing those visitors looking for a unique, picturesque getaway with the perfect place to go for anything from weddings to business meetings.
Giraffe Ark Lodge
Giraffe Ark Lodge features prime viewing areas of local giraffes and other wildlife while maintaining a magnificent view of Mount Kenya. Striving to exhibit a sense of class and leisure, this Nyeri hotel has polished mazeras floors and a vast arrangement of matching colors that complement the layout of the whole lodge. With over 25 rooms to choose from, including a royal suite, luxury suites, deluxe and executive suites, all with differing themes from Arabian to Western and Oriental, and each offering balconies, flat screen TVs and gorgeous views of Mount Kenya. Business trips which require specific needs are all catered to to ensure a unique standard of excellence rarely seen elsewhere. World class and worldwide cuisine make up this lodge’s dining facilities, with European and Kenyan classics, as well as a Chinese restaurant. Activities available to you include a life-sized chess board, game drives, cycling, nature walks and hiking, and horse riding.