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About Dafina Holiday Cottage

Welcome to Dafina Holiday Cottage; from the architectural design to interior decor, Dafina is tastefully appointed in opulent Swahili-style theme. Every detail is well thought out and executed to offer you luxury and comfort. Dafina Luxury Cottage is located at the Great Rift Valley Lodge, Naivasha. Dafina Holiday Cottage is a gem located in this world class 19-hole golf resort, set in the wilderness and ruggedly beautiful Rift Valley. Perched at a quiet corner off the 17th fairway, Dafina offers breathtaking views of the Rift Valley, Lake Naivasha, Longonot Hills, the Aberdare ranges and Eburru Hills.

Whether playing golf, relaxing in the beautiful gardens watching numerous bird species that abound in this part of the country, sitting by the veranda sipping a drink while watching the day pass by, or romantically gazing at the moonlight starry night, Dafina offers rest and peace.

Dafina is designed in two separate private cottages, which can open into one large house if visitors desire to use the entire facility. Each cottage can comfortably accommodate up to four guest and comprises two self-contained luxurious bedrooms, a large modern kitchen, a large living area, separate dining area, and a veranda or balcony. The first bedroom contains a double bed and the second bedroom contains twin beds. The comfortable living area is tastefully decorated in vibrant Swahili colours and includes a digital TV with DStv channels and a DVD home entertainment system, as well as an iPod dock. Each cottage offers free Wi-Fi connectivity. The veranda or balcony with beautiful views includes a barbecue area, garden chairs and umbrellas.

Both cottages are self-catering and are supplied with tastefully selected cutlery, crockery, glassware, linen and all other amenities that make it ideal for exclusive dining and entertaining. Just bring your food and prepare it with the help of a well-trained day-only housekeeper, who will ensure you have a stress free stay. You can also order food from the lodge restaurant if you don’t want to cook and it will be delivered to the cottage, or dine at the lodge restaurant. There is also a hotel shop equipped with groceries so you don’t have to worry if you forgot to bring something.

  • Enquiry Response Time: 24 hours
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM


  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Both cottages can be rented together for groups of up to eight people for USD 574 per night. If you require a cook, you can hire one at an additional cost.

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Dafina Holiday Cottage is 15.2km from the centre of Naivasha , the nearest airport 94.1km (Wilson Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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