Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort

Details

Details of Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort

The lodge sits at about 7,000 feet, from which elevation it enjoys magnificent views to the west and east. The vistas stretch from the sparkling waters of Lake Naivasha to the jagged volcanic crater of Mount Longonot and, beyond, the sloping shoulders of the Aberdare Mountains – Kenya’s most important watershed.

ROOMS:

  • 21 twin and nine double rooms
  • 40 modern three-tier three-bedroomed houses
  • private chalets overlooking the golf course,


The Longonot Twin Villas

Set on beautifully landscaped gardens of succulent plants and ponds, the Longonot Villas open out to the mighty mountain that is Longonot. The Twin Villa Room is located on the ground floor and covers an area of 28m² and is fitted with 2 twin beds 90x200. It boasts a balcony with spectacular views over the expanse of the Rift Valley. It is beautifully furnished with handmade wooden furniture and a modern en-suite bathroom.
Room View: Garden Facing

The Longonot Double Villas

The Longonot Double Villa is ideal for those wanting a home atmosphere, with it's living room, dining room and kitchen taking located on second floor with the master bedroom occupying the third floor. The room has a size of 28m² and is fitted with a king size bed 180x200. It boasts a balcony with spectacular views over the expanse of the Rift Valley. It is beautifully furnished with handmade wooden furniture and a modern en-suite bathroom.
Room View: Garden Facing

The Longonot Twin Villas

Set on beautifully landscaped gardens of succulent plants and ponds, the Longonot Villas open out to the mighty mountain that is Longonot. The Twin Villa Room is located on the ground floor and covers an area of 28m² and is fitted with 2 twin beds 90x200. It boasts a balcony with spectacular views over the expanse of the Rift Valley. It is beautifully furnished with handmade wooden furniture and a modern en-suite bathroom.
Room View: Garden Facing

Golfing:18 hole course

The 18-hole championship course at 7,000 feet on the Eburru Range is both challenging and exciting. Sitting on the Mau Escarpment in the Great Rift Valley, the course commands stunning vistas of Lake Naivasha, Mount Longonot, the Kinangop Range and Aberdare Mountains. The golf resort is famous for one the longest holes in Kenya - the par 5 - 17th ‘signature’ at 598 metres (654 yards)!

The well watered golf course has contoured greens built to USGA specs with “tiffgreen” grass. The three teeing positions and the fairways are planted to the indigenous Kikuyu grass which remain green and lush throughout the year. All golf holes are well bunkered, and there are five water features on the course.

The air is fresh, temperatures range between 16º - 34º c. Rains are generally at night and golf is played the year round 12 hours a day.

Golfers give right of way to the wild animals who have taken residence on the lush fairways and tiny islets in the ponds. Flocks of Black-headed Oriole, Fischers Lovebirds and Egyptian geese sun themselves on the greens without batting an eyelid at the golfers.

Short Overview

From its panoramic perch above Lake Naivasha, the Great Rift Valley Lodge enjoys one of humankind’s oldest views – over the sweeping floor of the world’s largest valley.

  • Air conditionAir condition
  • Family friendlyFamily friendly
  • GolfGolf
  • HoneymoonHoneymoon
  • InternetInternet
  • Outside national  parkOutside national park
  • PoolPool
  • SportsSports
  • WeddingWedding

Let's plan your trip to the Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort
One of our safari experts will get back to you within 24-hours.
Want to see the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, but not excited by a gruelling 7-day hike up the side of a mountain? There are options for every traveller to meet the top of Africa! Everyone deserves to get the most out of their dream Tanzanian adventure. If long, difficult hikes...
Safari on Zanzibar - Visit Jozani Forest Zanzibar Island is home to a great nature spot, so you don't need to travel to the African mainland to find your East-African safari experience. Book your Jozani Forest tour on Zanzibar Island! Jozani Forest, even though quite small (only 50 square kilometres...
The waters around Mafia Island are infested with whale sharks. That may sound dangerous, but whale sharks are shy, gentle, and, above all, magnificent creatures. They may be the same size as a bus, but humans are able to swim freely with them, and Zanzibar’s gorgeous tropical Mafia Island is...
Spotting whales along the Kenyan coast In early June, after travelling some 4000 kilometres from Antarctica, majestic humpback whales enter the waters along the East African shore and swim into warm tropical inner reefs to calve and mate. Large numbers and their playfulness make them easy to spot, and offer...
A great advantage of Mombasa is that the tropical beaches are close to such famous parks as Arabuko Sokoke National Park, Amboseli National Park and many others. Even the famous Maasai Mara is only a short flight away! Hence why you should not miss the chance to add a short...