Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge, Kenya
Kenya offers the visitor a chance to experience a natural world
unchanged by the passage of time. In a sylvan setting of acacia
woodland, the Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge
's park-like grounds are
visited by a wide variety of birds and wildlife. Situated close to
Hell's Gate National Park, with its spectacular gorges and hot
springs, Longonot National Park and also Lake Nakuru National Park. Just
a little further north lies Lake Bogoria National Park.
Patio at Lake Naivasha Lodge
Situated on the edge of Lake Naivasha, the Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge
opened its doors in 2003. The green lawns shaded by acacias and
spreading fever trees stretch down to the lake shore. The Lodge offers
accommodation in its 70 rooms – all en-suite. The hotel offers a
variety of sporting activities for both the energetic and more laid back
traveler. Other facilities include restaurants, bars, swimming pool,
resident lounge, conference room, and shops.
Poolside at Lake Naivasha Lodge
Each bedroom has a private balcony, as well as en-suite bathroom and
an overhead fan. Relax in the heated swimming pool, or play a game of
tennis. Nature and bird walks take place along the lake shore, and the
hotel has 3 motor boats to use on the lake. The health center provides
the latest gym equipment, massage, sauna and steam bath.
Naivasha and its surrounds are rich in natural bounty, and the fertile
soils and water supply have made this one of Kenya's prime agricultural
regions. Much of the lake is surrounded by forests of the yellow barked
Acacia Xanthophlea, known as the yellow fever tree. These forests abound
with bird life, and Naivasha is known as a world-class birding
Bar/Lounge at Lake Naivasha
The waters of the lake draw a great range of game to these shores.
Giraffes wander among the acacia, Buffalo wallow in the swamps and
Colobus monkeys call from the treetops while the large Hippo population
sleeps the day out in the shallows of the lake.
natural wilderness is the habitat of the "Big Five" plus a
spectacular variety of birds. There is no finer place for your own
personal "African Experience" than the Masai Mara National
Game Reserve, part of the great Mara-Serengeti ecosystem, renowned for
the abundance of its wildlife.