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Sailing like an ark amid the primeval forests of Kenya s highest mountainMount Kenyathis timbered tree hotel offers champagne-clear mountain airsweeping views across the tree-canopysparkling trout streamsand gentle forest walks. Located at 2134 metres above sea levelon the lower slopes of the mountainthe lodge is cooltranquil and hushed for optimum game-sightings. The open-air viewing-deck looks down on to its own water hole and salt-lickwhich attracts numerous herds of elephant and buffalo. There is also a tunnel leading to a photo-hidewhich offers spectacular viewing and photographic opportunities just metres away from the wildlife at the water hole.
Raised on stilts above the forest canopya timbered drawbridge leads from the forest and up on to the wooden decks of the lodge. Insidethe impression of having boarded a ship is perpetuated by a combination of log panelled wallstimbered game-viewing decks and winding stairs leading to a selection of snugly comfortablecabin-styled rooms. Activities include guided walks through the foresttrout fishing in the clear mountain streamstrips to the high moorlands of the mountainand 5-day luxury climbs of the mountain.
Mount Kenya -5199 m- is Kenya s highest mountaina national icona climbers Meccathe nation s namesakea UNESCO Natural World Heritage site and a wildlife stronghold. One of the world s highest National Parksit is also an extinct volcano some three and a half million years old and the sacred home of NgaiGod of the Kikuyu people.
Serena Mountain Lodge is within Mount Kenya National Park about 193 kilometres from Nairobi. By road- transfers by road from Nairobi take approximately 2 to 3 hours. Facilities 41 rooms -all non-smoking- Gallery dining room at tree-top level Bar with central fireplace and viewing deck Guided forest walks Trout fishing Mountain climbs and treks Tree-planting programme Gift shop and business centre Bush breakfast Bush lunch and Dinner at the Rooftop Massages facials pedic 1 Lounge(s) 1 Restaurant(s) Coffee Shop Gift Shop Guest Laundry Facility Hotel Safe Deposit Box Housekeeping Parking Controlled Access Storage Space Available Year Built 1985 Building Meets Local, State and Country Building Codes Parking Fee Managed by the hotel Year Public Areas Refurbished Last 1985
Review summary for 3.0 stars hotel: SERENA MOUNTAIN LODGE in Nyeri
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Mount Kenya National Park 1.0 km
Jomo Kenyatta Jomo Kenyatta airport is 200 kilometer north from the property. Nyeri Nyeri airport is 20 kilometer north from the property.