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Laikipia Mt. Kenya View vacation home rental

Mt Kenya with blooms
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Laikipia County, Rift Valley Province
Mt Kenya Retreat

Located 3 hours north of Nairobi and 10 km south of Nanyuki, Kidogo Mazinaw is located on a lush 5 acre property. There is a stunning view of of Mt Kenya from the front porch.
Nearby, is Ol Pejeta, East Africa's Largest Black Rhino Sanctuary, the only place in Kenya to see chimpanzees and holds some of the highest predator densities in Kenya.
The cottage is ideal for a family or three couples who want a quiet retreat. It offers a base for hikes or climbs on Mt. Kenya, mountain biking, fly fishing, visits to nearby game reserves (Solio, Sweetwaters) and the Abedares. Nanyuki town offers tennis and golf at the Nanyuki Sports Club.
Cottage amenities:
2 bedrooms each with 2 attached single beds (which makes a king or can be separated to two singles)
Two en-suite bathrooms with toilet, shower and sink.
Main gathering roo...
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Listing #FKN4429596
About the Owner
Peter O
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2012
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Reviewed 10 August 2015

Oustanding place to prepare for climbing. Comfortable for a place to rest, cook, sleep. Tent and house are both clean and well cared for. Vegetable garden provided excellent meals. Security guard, day manager and housekeeper make the place 10X better than any hotel in the...More

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Kerry B
Reviewed 2 June 2013


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Reviewed 22 May 2013

The cottage is wonderfully simple ... two ensuite bedrooms separated by the living room and a kitchen. One side of the living room has a fire place which we used almost every night, along with the kerosene lamps, to add atmosphere and save the solar power...More

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    6 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
10 km south of Nanyuki, 2km West from the main A2 road on a private 5 acres lot.

Things to do:

Ol Pejeta Conservancy http://www.olpejetaconservancy.org/

Solio Ranch http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solio_Ranch

Mt. Kenya and Climbing/Hiking http://www.kws.org/parks/parks_reserves/MKNP.html

Mpala Conservancy http://www.mpala.org/

Mt Abedares National Park http://www.kws.org/parks/parks_reserves/ABNP.html

Sweetwaters Camp http://www.serenahotels.com/serenasweetwaters/default-en.html

Naro Moru River Lodge and Mt. Kenya climbing outfitters http://www.naromoruriverlodge.com/

Nanyuki Sportsman Club for Golfing http://www.nairobiclub.com/r-clubs.htm

Fights from Nairobi to Nanyuki and return http://www.flysafarilink.com/Destinations/Nanyuki

Mt. Kenya Safari Club Hotel http://www.fairmont.com...
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