BROOKES LODGE AND SPA LAKE NAKURU
Brookes Lodge and Spa Lake Nakuru : Brookes lodge and Spa is a luxury accommodation ( 4-star) found around Gilgil Nyahururu Road , 5km from the center and 12 km from Lake Nakuru National Park in Kenya. The lodge is situated in Rural areas and on the water front.
One can be at the lodge by road transport which takes Approximately 2-3 hours drive from Nairobi to Nakuru national park, and its about 25- 30 minutes to fly from Nairobi to Nakuru airport then an hour to be transferred from the lodge while from Nakuru Airport . The lodge is friendly, affordable and convenient to visitors staying in the park with its stunning views of the distant mountain, and surrounding areas.
Brookes Lodge and spa contain 8 beautiful and comfortable sound proofed rooms reflecting traditional local building style with local stones and modern comfort. Rooms are well decorated, elevated and furnished with private en suite facilities like clean flushing toilets, private hot and cold showers/Bathtubs, mosquito nets, free toiletries , micro waves ,Flat screen Tvs, satellites , extinguishers, hair driers, complementary bottled water, private balconies, verandas and sitting areas ,you relax while enjoying the stunning view of the mountain , and surrounding areas.
Rooms are well equipped with comfortable clean beddings and ceiling fans. There are cracking fireplaces at the lodge that provides warmth to visitors during cold nights. Rooms are in different categories like; standard, superior and luxury that vary in different sizes depending on single ,double ,twin and triple/family rooms and room cost 300$ per night and above . Note that in High season the rate goes slightly high than in Low season.
Brookes Lodge and spa offers more services and facilities which include; A restaurant that serves different meals both international and African- inspired meals that meets guests choice ; continental and buffet breakfast ,lunch and dinner in the main building served by well trained, friendly and organized staff , A well stocked bar/lounge with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers, a blue water swimming pool that cools off the hot Nakuru afternoon with a pool bar, you relax in water and sip the cocktail or monk tail while overlooking the spectacular view of the mountain , and surrounding areas , Free parking space available, offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs, Laundry services available , WIFI available in the rooms that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, business centers with meeting places and offers honey moon packages etc.
Healthy and fitness centers with beauty Spa , Gym ,massage, sauna , Excellent and comfortable clean beddings, Craft shop available at the lodge with more African style gifts like shoes, clothes safari essentials.
Lake Nakuru is situated in the southern part of Kenya and it is the rift valley soda lake covering 1,754 m above the sea level. The lake is shallow and surrounded by wooden and busy grass land and protected by Lake Nakuru National Park. The lodge is in Nakuru county on Nakuru- Nairobi highway. The park is small covering the total area of 188 kilo meters squared.
The park offers a variety number of animalslike; Impalas, antelopes, Buffaloes, wathrogs, waterbucks, white rhinos, Girraffes, Leopard, enlands, baboon, lions ,Zebra, Wild dogs etc and over 450 different bird species like; Flamingos , starling birds, White pelican etc. The park is famous for huge number of attracting flamingos and being the soda lake.
There are several accommodations in lake Nakuru national park ; budget , mid-range and luxury accommodation which are all friendly and convenient to guests visiting lake Nakuru national park.
There are different activities to do while in Lake Nakuru national park; Game viewing, you spot various animals in the park, boat cruise at lake Nakuru , hot air ballooning, bird watching/birding since the park contains more bird species, nature walks in the park, , flying safaris, cultural visit in the Community , visiting Makalia falls, horse riding in the park , Tree planting , and many more activities. Jan, Feb ,March -July ,September ,October and December and the best month to visit lake nakuru national park .