Shwari cottages is a mid -range accommodation found  in the great Rift Valley  Naivasha ,7 miles from crescent Island game park between Mt Longonot and Lake Naivasha Kenya Region. The lodge is situated off the south lake road sitting on 3 acres of green landscape surrounded by the wilderness and 33 km from lake Naivasha national park.  You can be at the lodge by road transport taking approximately 2-3 hours drive from Nairobi city center to Naivasha town and 50 minutes to fly from Nairobi to the close Naivasha airstrip then few minutes to be transferred to the lodge. The lodge is convenient and business friendly to guests with beautiful views over the fresh water lake and distant mountain, Wildlife Kenya Safari.

Shwari cottages Naivasha    is comprised of 4 beautiful and comfortable cottages suitable for family or group travellers  with the beautiful views of the gardens and wilderness reflecting African traditional blend building styles with local woods and   modern comfort.

Shwari cottages
Shwari cottages

Cottages are well decorated and furnished  with private en-suite facilities of Clean  flushing toilets , hot and cold showers , Mosquito nets , complementary bottled water, hand wash basins,  free toiletries,  queen sized beds , Cottages  have siting areas  that gives a stunning view over the  beautiful  gardens, the pool and surrounding areas .  Cottages  are well equipped with excellent and comfortable beds with clean and washed beddings plus . Cottages are in different  sizes  with singles beds for individuals , doubles beds for couples or sole travellers and family rooming options  with different costs ranging from 200$ and sometimes during  peak or high season rate goes slightly high than in low season.

 Shwari cottages  Naivasha    offers  more services and facilities  which include;

A restaurant in the  main building that serves  different  meals both international and  African- inspired  meals that meets  guests choice ;   They offer buffet breakfast,  picnic lunch and  dinners  both in and outdoor dinners  served by well trained, friendly  and organized staff . you can still have meals in the beautiful gardens  enjoying the morning sunrises .

A well-stocked  bar and  lounge with  variety of drinks , local ,cocktail  , wines, spirits and international beers ,you relax in comfortable chairs and sip the cocktail or monk tail  while overlooking  the spectacular view of  lake Naivasha, natural beauty of the landscape  and  the surrounding area.

A blue water swimming pool that cools off the hot afternoon especially after game drives in the park, you relax in water overlooking the beautiful views of the surrounding areas.

Services ; Free parking space available,  24 hour front desk available , offers airport pick -ups and drop-offs,  Laundry and house- keeping  services available , massage services are offered

Internet WIFI  hotspot available that will keep you connected is available at the lodge; you will be able to keep in touch with their families and friends.

Recreational activities include; swimming at lodge, boat ride at lake naivasha , bird watching, climbing/ hiking mount Longonot   mention but a few

Naivasha  is the large town found in Nakuru  county Kenya , lying 93 KM  North west of Nairobi . Lake  Naivasha is  a fresh water lake in Kenya where its waters are shallow with average depth and it’s the part of the Great Rift valley since it’s the highest .  The lake is outside the town of Naivasha and its is surrounded by forest of yellow fever trees swamps and grasslands.

Shwari cottages
Shwari cottages

One can still stay in Naivasha and visit Nakuru since they are close towns.  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.  Lake Naivasha  offers a  variety  number of animals like; Impalas, antelopes, Buffaloes, Hippos , zebras , wathrogs, waterbucks, white rhinos, Girraffes, Leopard, enlands, baboon,  lions ,Zebra, Wild dogs etc  and over 400 different bird species like;  starling birds, White pelican etc.  There are several accommodations in  Naivasha town  ; budget , mid range and luxury accommodation which are all friendly and convenient to guests  visiting  lake  naivasha . There are different activities to do while in  Naivasha  ;  Game viewing, you spot various animals drinking water at the lake  , boat cruise at lake Naivasha , 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 are the best months to visit lake Naivasha

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