Luxury accommodation in Aberdare National Park
Luxury accommodation in Aberdare National Park: Aberdare national park is an amazing safari destination in Kenya located in the central region, east of the East African Rift Valley, this amazing safari destination lies in a distance of 150 kilometers from Nairobi. Aberdare national park covers an area of 766 square kilometers protected a wide range eco-system including wildlife, bird life, Aberdare ranges and many more. Aberdare national park is an excellent destination for a Kenya safari offering safari activities such as trekking safaris, game viewing, trout fishing and birding.
Because Aberdare national park receives a huge population of tourists annually, the park is dotted with many accommodation establishments offering accommodation to tourists visiting the park. Accommodation in Aberdare national park ranges from Luxury, midrange and budget. This article lists and details luxury accommodation in Aberdare national park.
Luxury accommodation in Aberdare national park include
Treetops lodge is a luxury accommodation establishment in Aberdare national park is a very historically remarkable lodge where Queen Elizabeth II was staying when she became the queen of England (she visited as a princess and left as a queen). Treetops Lodge lies in the path of an ancient elephant migratory route between the Aberdare Ranges and Mount Kenya national park, the lodge was originally established in 1932 and is strategically situated in front of a natural watering hole and salt lick perfect for game viewing.
Accommodation at Treetops lodge
Treetops lodge offers comfortable accommodation to its visitors in 32 standard rooms and 3 suites, the standard rooms at this lodge consists of twin beds that can be converted into a king size double bed, en-suite bathroom with showers, toilet and free toiletries and a luggage rack for safari suitcases Suites are very spacious consisting of an extended sitting area with widows offering views of the watering hole and salt lick area and en-suite bathroom with bathtub/shower.
Facilities at Treetops lodge
- Bar and lounge
- Meeting room
- Free Wi-Fi
Activities offered at Treetops lodge
- Game viewing
- Guided nature walks
- Bush initiative
The Ark is a luxury accommodation facility offering accommodation in Aberdare national park, this iconic lodge is set in the heart of Aberdare national park overlooking a floodlight waterhole and a salt lick which attracts a number of wildlife species most especially in the night. For wildlife viewing experience, the lodge comprises three raised decks from numerous balconies and lounges offering excellent sights of the animals which come to the watering hole. The ark comprises of 4 viewing areas from the guests of the lodge get to observe animal activities, there is also a ground-level bunker in a circular pillbox-like structure which is a perfect for hideout for discerning photographer.
Accommodation at The Ark
The Ark offers accommodation in 60 cabin style rooms styled with each reflecting an idea of being in a ship (Noah’s Ark), these rooms feature en-suite bathroom, widows facing either the waterhole or the forests. Room options at The Ark include 6 single rooms with single beds, 37 twin rooms with two single beds, 8 double rooms with a queen-sized bed and 9 tripe-bed cabins with three single bed idea for family visitors.
General in room amenities at The Ark
- Wardrobe or closet
- Wake-up service
- En-suite bathroom with bath or shower, toilet and free toiletries
Facilities at the Ark
- Restaurant offering excellent cuisines for breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Bar serving a variety of wines and alcoholic drinks
- Viewing decks
- The gift shop
Activities offered at The Ark
- Wildlife viewing
- Guided bush/nature walks
- Bird watching
- Visiting the moorlands
- Trout fishing
The Aberdare Country Club
The Aberdare Country Club is a tranquil and comfortable accommodation establishment offering accommodation in Aberdare national park, this country club is situated in a drive of 2 and a half hours northeast of Nairobi the capital city of Kenya and a tourism center in Kenya. The Aberdare Country Club is nested on the slope of Mweiga hills in the Aberdare Highlands which are part of the Great Rift Valley, formerly the site was a homestead to an English couple that had decided to settle in Kenya living in their beautiful home called the Steep by then. Later the home was upgraded, changed its name to The Aberdare Country Club and was opened to guests on a safari to Aberdare national park and the neighboring destinations and areas.
Accommodation at The Aberdare Country Club
The Aberdare Country Club is known for offering some of the best safari accommodation in Kenya as the country club features a charm of a private home with simple comforts of a country inn which it has retained for too long. The Aberdare Country Club comprises of 20 twin rooms, 20 double rooms, 2 triples, 3 deluxe, 1 VIP Suite and 1 room for physically challenged visitors. These rooms at The Aberdare Country Club are offered in 2 bedroom cottages, family cottages, Kinangop cottage, The VIP Suite and the Nursery.
General room amenities in The Aberdare Country Club
- Dressing room
- Tea/Coffee maker
- Air conditioning
- Private entrance
- Electric kettle
- Dining table
- Flat-screen TV
- Cable channels
- Socket near the bed
- Clothes rack
- Wake-up service
- Hot tub
- Tea/Coffee maker
- Private entrance
- En-suite bathroom with free toiletries, toilet, bath or shower.
Services and facilities at The Aberdare country Club
- Dining room serving first class cuisine with a selection of European, Asian and Kenyan dishes
- Lounge bar
- Swimming pool
- Conference facilities
- Health club and Spa
Activities at The Aberdare Country Club
- Horseback Riding
- Golf, Bird Watching
- Nature Walk
- Champagne Breakfast
- Bush Culinary Experience
- Safari Drive
- Visit to Solio Game Reserve
- Visit to Aberdare Game Sanctuary
- Chimpanzee Trekking