Sunbird Lodge, Elementaita | Kenya Safari
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Sunbird Lodge

Location: Lake Elementaita, Kenya Safari

Sunbird Lodge is a very small and exclusive but affordable lodge located in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya between Gilgil and Nakuru. Set in 55 acres of grounds on the shores of Lake Elementaita, Sunbird Lodge is named after one of the more than 450 species of birds in this area. The lodge has spectacular views over Lake Elementaita and guests can experience the amazing sunsets from the verandahs of the cottages.

Sunbird Lodge holds a maximum of 25 guests at a time, offers 10 large and comfortable cottages, built from natural materials and thatched roofs. Each cottage has its own verandah, king size bed, additional single bed, en-suite bathroom, mosquito nets, safe and telephone.

Highlights:

  • 20 minutes’ drive from Lake Nakuru Park.
  • 2 hours’ drive from Nairobi
  • The lodge is an Eco-Friendly lodge and is located in the Great Rift Valley.
  • The lodge is named after the Sunbird which is one of the 450 species of bird who flock around the area.
  • Sunbird Lodge has been voted the most scenic place to stay in the Nakuru area.
  • Lake Elementaita and Soysambu Conservancy can be viewed from guest’s bedrooms at Sunbird Lodge.

Amenities at the Sunbird Lodge, Kenya Safari

  • 24-hour front office
  • Laundry service
  • Private lounge for private functions
  • Swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Kids playground

Cottages at the Sunbird Lodge, Kenya Safari

Being a small and exclusive lodge holding not more than 25 guests at a time, Sunbird Lodge offers 10 large and comfortable cottages built from natural materials and thatched roofs. Each cottage has its own veranda, king size bed, additional single bed, en-suite bathroom, mosquito nets, safe and telephone.

The restaurant has a fantastic view and serves a buffet breakfast. Lunch and dinner is a la carte style. In the evening two fire places keep you warm and create a romantic atmosphere. Or enjoy a pleasant outdoor dining experience under the stars overlooking Lake Elementaita.

The bar and lounge with an open fireplace is well stocked with both local and imported beverages. The friendly barman will prepare you an exotic cocktail while you relax and take in the wonderful views.

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What to do at the Sunbird Lodge, Kenya Safari

  • Bird watching
  • Swimming
  • Boat tour
  • Visits to Lake Naivasha, Crescent Island and Lake Baringo, Naivasha Hells Gate, Mt. Longonot, Ostrich Park
  • Horse Riding nearby and Nakuru National Park (20 min. drive)