Mount Kenya Climbing Expeditions is a professional hiking and climbing guide for adventure trekking in Kenya and Tanzania - Mount Kenya, Kilimanjaro, Mt. Longonot, Hell’s Gate and Mt. Meru. Also combines climbing Mount Kenya with safaris in Kenya and Tanzania to Masai Mara tour, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Amboseli, Lake Nakuru and all major parks
Sunday, August 10, 2008
Where to stay while touring Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
Where to stay while touring Mount Kenya National Park:
Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club, Mt Kenya:
High on the inclines of Africa's second most noteworthy
mountain, The Mount Kenya Safari Club straddles the Equator in an eminence of
rich houses and exquisite structures set in the midst of manicured yards and embellishing
lakes. Since the time that the club was established in 1959 by the late film
star William Holden, capricious American Ray Ryan, and Swiss agent Carl
Hirschmann, it has been a Mecca for the global plane set - its rundown of
individuals peruses like a's Who of sovereignty, privileged, and the rich and
Whether going by Kenya at a lackadaisical pace or halting
basically for lunch, the Mount Kenya Safari Club keeps up a changelessly
magnificent vicinity and is a touching indication of the vision of its makers.
Mount Kenya Safari Club is an over two hour drive from Nairobi. Then again, it
is a 50-minute flight to Nanyuki airstrip and a 15-minute drive to the club.
Mount Kenya Safari Club's history is as vivid and energizing
as its individuals, visitors and guests from the pioneers who made the estate
and the homestead, their own, through its change into a heartland lodging, to
the uproarious account of the three hellfire raisers who purchased it
spontaneously and dispatched a legend.
Mount Kenya Safari Club has an assortment of rooms situated
in the 100-sections of land of perfectly manicured yards, which differ as
indicated by their area. One can visit the sorts of rooms on a clearing circle
of the eminent grounds.
The Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club offers unique luxury
stay in Nanyuki, Kenya. A brilliant perspective to observe, the prestigious
fundamental structure mirrors the 1950's pioneer engineering plan with an
extravagance nation club feel, supplemented with free curious cabins, including
William Holden's unique house.
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts revamped and updated the Club
and its extravagance Mount Kenya accommodations in 2009, however kept up its
rich history and atmosphere of a chasing club. It offers extravagance
accomodation in Nanyuki, Kenya with each of the visitor rooms, suites and
cabins mirror the history and appeal of the first living arrangement, complete
with advanced offices. The vast majority of its extravagance Nanyuki
accomodation has sublime perspectives of Mount Kenya and firmly situated to its
great eating and recreational facilities. :
The luxury Villas: "Batian" with 2 twin-slept with
rooms and 1 twofold had relations with room. "Lenana" with 1 twin-had
relations with room and 1 twin room. Next is the "River House" with 1
suite with twin overnight boardinghouses room, 1 twofold had relations with
room, 1 twin-slept with room. Each of the manors has extensive living rooms
with chimney, private verandah sitting above Mount Kenya, eating region and
kitchen. The scaled down bars can be loaded on solicitation.
William Holden Cottages: There are 12, each with 1
twin-slept with and 1 twofold had relations with room, a vast parlor in the
middle, Roman-style bathrooms and chimney. The scaled down bar can be loaded on
Garden Suites: Mount Kenya Safari Club has 8 garden suites,
with 1 twin-slept with room, expansive parlor and chimney.
Club Building: The Club Building contains: 6 suites with
expansive parlor, chimney, a bar, 1 twofold had relations with room and private
verandah watching out to Mount Kenya - the small bars are loaded on
solicitation - and 22 Club Rooms, 21 of which are twin-had relations with and 1
twofold slept with, each with a chimney.
Riverside Cottages: Mount Kenya Safari Club has 13 riverside
cabins, every unit involving 1 suite and 2 studio suites - this implies there
are 39 rooms here altogether. The suites have a twin-had relations with room,
with chimney, one living room, a completely loaded smaller than usual bar,
private verandah ignoring the waterway and Mount Kenya, and a huge lavatory
with depressed shower. The Studio Suites each have twofold quaint little inn,
private verandah disregarding the waterway and Mount Kenya, sitting range, a
vast lavatory with indented shower.
The comforts in every room are outfitted with floor
coverings, bedside lights, dressing tables and inherent closets, and a chimney.
In each washroom there is a 115/240v shaving attachment. The bathrooms are
furnished with Mount Kenya Safari Club cleanser, body moisturizer, shower and
shower gel and wraparounds. Every lavatory has overhead gives and bathtubs,
flush toilets, washbasin, crisply washed towels, hot and icy running water,
bubbled water and glasses
Gatherings: A decision of five gathering and meeting rooms
are accessible, which situate from 15 to 120 individuals. The two bigger
meeting offices open out onto the Club's gardens. Every room has a full scope
of varying media presentation gear.
Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
Club Restaurant: Overlooking a patio, the Club Restaurant
serves a smorgasbord breakfast, buffet lunch and 9-course supper to visitors.
Every day of the week, aside from Monday, Mount Kenya Safari Club's Kirinyaga
Resident Band engrosses visitors all through supper and a while later gives
move music. The menu is a cosmopolitan mix of European, African and Asian
dishes, produced using the wealth of crisp Kenyan produce. A full veggie lover
menu is accessible for every one of the suppers. Seating Capacity is 180 individuals.
Opening hours are: Breakfast 7.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m.; Lunch 12.30 p.m. - 2.30
p.m.; Dinner 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m.
Individuals Dining Room: Elegantly set high contrast photos
of big names who have been visitors of the club cover the dividers. Open for
supper just, Club Members can appreciate a sublime supper in delightful
environment. Non-individuals can now appreciate supper in the Members Dining
Room at a supplementary charge. Dress is savvy easygoing. The menu is a gourmet
9-course individually, with a decision of 6 starters, 6 primary courses and 6
pastries. Seating limit is 70 individuals. Opening hours are 7.30 p.m. to 09.30
An abundance of exercises and offices are accessible at the
Mount Kenya Safari Club including: Swimming pool - Tennis court - Horse riding
- Putting green - 9-opening fairway - Bowls - Croquet - Trout angling - Art
exhibition - Health and excellence focus - Club shops - Club house of prayer -
Game review stage - Bush supper on the banks of the River Likii - Maze.
Serena Mountain Lodge, Mount Kenya:
Covered up in a peaceful timberland knoll inside of the
Mount Kenya Forest, Mountain Lodge offers a definitive window on wild Kenya
Safari. From the security of your room, constant flows of bashful and superb
animals are attracted to the antiquated waterhole.
Situated at 2194 meters on the slants of Mount Kenya, Serena
Mountain Lodge is encompassed by a thick rainforest that wakes up at sunset
with bunch of sounds that make the African bramble so unique and elating; and
this is only an example of what's in store on a Safari.
Only more than two hours via auto from Nairobi, this
staggering zone is towered over by the rough tops of Mount Kenya and values
having a standout amongst the most predictable high records of big game
"visits" and sightings. Elephant, wild ox, rhino and waterbuck are
consistent sights in the nighttimes and by day, Kenya safari amusement drives.
The African safari lodging design in great and has the
accompanying specific qualities:
42 complete visitor rooms.
18 rooms with two single beds.
4 rooms with duplicates beds.
2 rooms with single beds.
Visitor courtesies include:
Correspondence accessible through phone, fax and radio.
Attendant available to come back to work 24 hours. Flying
Doctors Service is additionally accessible.
Crisis Medivac to healing center from adjacent airstrip.
Every day clothing/squeezing administration.
Shoe sparkling administration.
Binoculars and hairdryers accessible at front counter.
Focal wellbeing store administration accessible,
complimentary, at the front counter.
Voltage is 240 V in rooms; shaver outlets have both 110 V
and 240 V. Connectors accessible at the front counter
Serena Mountain Lodge is in a perfect world arranged as a
base for visitors who need to climb Mount Kenya.
Serena Mountain Lodge, Mount Kenya National Park
At Serena Mountain Lodge, whenever of the very first moment
can spot diversion in the uniquely developed shelters that are associated with
the cabin by a short passage. Here one will get a tremendously near the
creatures that drink at the waterhole. A roomy verandah additionally disregards
the waterhole where there is a constant flood of excitement. Make the most of
your Kenya Safari with Mount Kenya Climbing Expeditions;