OLE-SAMARA GUESTHOUSE SUITES- MT KENYA
Ole-samara Guesthouse suites is referred to as a mid- range accommodation found off Nyeri- Nanyuki highway tarmac road , 13km south of Nanyuki Town within 37km of Mount Kenya National Park , Kenya region. The lodge is set on 10 acres of natural landscape that includes a lot of indigenous vegetation and birdlife. Ole –samara guesthouse suites is situated 30 minutes ‘drive from ol-pejeta conservancy for Rhinos where you can be able to see Rhinos, Elephants, Buffaloes, Lions ,Zebras, Impalas and many More wildlife. it takes approximately 193 km (2-3 hours) drive from Nairobi to Nanyuki and 30 minutes to fly from Nairobi to the closest Nanyuki airport . The lodge is convenient and friendly to guests with its stunning view of Mount Kenya the second tallest mountain in Africa, and surrounding areas.
Ole samara Guesthouse suites is comprised of 6 well designed spacious and comfortable guest suites that reflects Architectural Kenyan building style with natural woods and modern comfort . Rooms are well decorated and furnished to high standards with private en suite facilities of flushing toilets , hot and cold showers/Bathtubs , mosquito nets, satellites, Flat screen TVs , chairs and tables in the room, extinguishers, free toiletries , private balconies and sitting areas ,you relax while enjoying the spectacular view of mount Kenya and surrounding area . Rooms are equipped with comfortable clean bedding containing king and queen sized beds and wooden ceiling fun. There are fireplaces on the deck opposite kitchen where guests relax and share experiences about the Kenya safaris; it also provides warmth to visitors during night Rooms offered are singles, double , twin and triple rooms with different cost ranging from 150$ per night and above ( note that high season rate is different to low season rate.)
Ole-samara Guesthouse suite offers more services and facilities which include; A large equipped kitchen in the main building that serves different food both international and local meals that meets guests choice ; Continental breakfast, lunch and front dining room with both in and outdoor dinner served by well trained, friendly and organized staff ,they also serve bush diners .
A well -stocked bar with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers ,you relax and sip the cocktail while overlooking the breathtaking view of the awe-inspiring mount Kenya , river and surrounding area , Free parking space available, Laundry services available, baby seaters offered.
Wi-Fi available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends, business centers with meeting places and honey moon package etc. ,Health and fitness centers with spa and massage services etc, Excellent and comfortable clean beddings, Recreational areas available at the lodge like , hiking and climbing mount Kenya , nature walks , playing , boating the river and many others.
Mount Kenya national park is found in Kenya country in the eastern side of the Great Rift Valley. Mount Kenya is the second tallest mountain in Africa. The park is in the place where kikuyu the father of the tribe used to meet with gods. The park covers the total area of 715 square kilometers (276 square miles) of which the above is 3000 meters contour line and the forest reserve is 705 square kilo metres. The park was formed in 1949 to protect Mount Kenya, wildlife and surrounding environment. Mount Kenya national park contains large number of animal species which include; Buffaloes, elephants, leopards, white tailed mangoose, black rhinos, elands to mention but few and over 160 bird species like eagles, African grass owl, waterbucks, long tailed window birds and many more others. The park is the great habitat for wildlife especially animals and birds.
There are several accommodations in mount Kenya national park ; budget , mid range and luxury accommodation which are a friendly and convenient to guests visiting the park. There are different activities to do while in Mount Kenya national park; Game viewing since the park has various animals to spot , hot air ballooning riding, bird watching/birding since the park contains more bird species in the forest, nature walks in the forest ,visiting waterhole, flying Kenya safaris, cultural visit in the local kikuyu homes, hiking and climbing mount Kenya since it attracts more hikers and climbers in a year , forest canopy and many more activities.