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About Ngobit River Lodge and Colobus House

Ngobit River Lodge and Colobus House are ideally situated along the Ngobit River, with 1 km of river frontage, in the Laikipia District adjacent to the Ol Pejeta Conservancy. The lodge and house offer views of Mount Kenya and the Aberdares.

The lodge offers self-catering accommodation for up to twelve guests in six twin en-suite cottages, with a central lounge, dining room and kitchen. The kitchen features a gas cooker, but there is no fridge. A generator is used at night.

The Colobus House is a self-contained house, located on the same property. This self-catering house features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen, lounge and dining room, as well as a veranda. The first bedroom contains three beds, the second bedroom contains a double bed, and the third bedroom contains twin beds. The kitchen is equipped with a gas cooker, but there is no fridge. Lighting is provided by a solar-charged inverter, and the water is solar-heated.

The lodge and house offer easy access to Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Aberdare National Park and Solio Ranch. Alternatively guests can enjoy leisurely walks and bird watching along the riverbank.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 72 hours
  • Type: Guest House, Lodge
  • Sleeps: 19
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English

Important Information

For guests staying at the lodge; you will have to bring your own petrol for the generator, approximately 10 litres per night. In both the lodge and the house, there is no fridge. No pets permitted.

Ngobit River Lodge and Colobus House Rooms

Ngobit River Lodge and Colobus House Map

Ngobit River Lodge and Colobus House is 2.3km from the centre of Nanyuki , the nearest airport 150.8km (Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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