L. Elementaita

Situated between Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha, is Lake Elementaita; A salt Water Lake. It’s periodically home to hundreds of thousands Greater Flamingoes as opposed to Lake Nakuru which is home to Lesser Flamingoes. Lake Elementaita is ideal for hiking and picnic. Of great importance, it has been named as a World Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization {UNESCO}.

The major Nairobi-Nakuru highway (A104 Road) runs along the nearby escarpment affording motorists a spectacular vista towards the lake.Today the lake is a protected area due to its birdlife fame and also it has been named as one of the heritage sites together with the Lake Nakuru and Lake Bogoria by UNESCO.

At the southern end of the lake are the “Kekopey” hot springs, in which the Tilapia grahami breed. Very popular for bathing, the local Maasai claim that it can cure AIDS. The reed beds nearby are fishing grounds for night herons and pelicans.

 

ATTRACTIONS IN L.ELEMENTAITA

Sleeping Warrior

The Sleeping Warrior Eco Lodge stands on a volcanic hill just 27 Km from Nakuru, Kenya. Guests can enjoy scenic views of surrounding hills at the lodge. Read More…

Sun Bird Lodge

Sunbird Lodge, an eco-friendly luxury lodge is located in the Great Rift Valley, one of the natural wonders of the world. We are less than 127 km (1 ½ hours) from Nairobi Read more…

L Elementaita Serena Lodge

Uniquely situated on the shoreline of sapphire-blue Lake Elementaita where hundreds of thousands of birds congregate, the small and exclusive Read more…

Sentrim Elementaita

Sentrim Elementaita Lodge is located on the shores of Lake Elementaita on the Nairobi-Nakuru Highway. The hotel has spectacular views Read more…

Elementaita Country Lodge

We are located on the shores of flamingos/pelicans fringed Lake Elementaita, which is situated about 120 Kilometers from Nairobi. Read more…