Easter weekend is highly regarded by many as a perfect time to visit new places, taste different foods and take part in new activities.
With four-unplanned for days at hand, you can as well gather your family or invite a group of friends over to Lake Elementaita for a new experience.
As you plan your trip to Lake Elementaita this Easter, take a look at a five of the top accommodation options available on SleepOut.com.
Oasis Eco Camp
Oasis Eco Camp is a family-friendly eco camp has everything 9or almost everything) you need for an exciting Easter retreat with your loved one, friends or family.
From its picturesque location on the shores of Lake Elementaita, great views of the Great Rift Valley and Eburu escarpments, a variety of bird species to watch, you are assured of a trip that will take you as close to nature as possible.
There is a dining area and a kitchen for self-catering groups, though food can also be served from the camps dining area, by the campfire or the bush.
Accommodation options available include three cottages and three walk-in tents all which are self-contained and furnished with rustic beds and furniture.
Mwewe Camp is well-positioned in a unique setting at the shores of the expansive Lake Elementaita with a clear view of the lake and the wild beyond.
The greenery, the quiet and serenity make Mwewe an ideal place to visit, especially during the Eastern holidays when all you need is some time for you and your family or friends.
The camp has 12 en-suite tents, each with private bathroom. There is also a modern kitchen, dining hall and a bar to serve the African cuisine and traditional dishes.
The saltwater lake has over 400 species birds in the middle of Longonot Park and Lake Nakuru National Park, the plains are filled with different wild animals including gazelles, zebras and hippos.
Congreve House is a rustic, colonial style cottage set in the middle of a wildlife sanctuary right on the border of Lake Nakuru National park and a short drive from Nakuru town.
There are four rooms available on a self-catering basis, or the whole house can be rented on an exclusive basis if required.
Congreve House has excellent facilities, large peaceful gardens and has the capacity to accommodate up to 13 people
The House offers the perfect retreat for groups and families, an ideal location for workshops and team-building functions, and is a great solution if you are looking for premises in which to host an event such as a yoga retreat, art workshop or other function.
Being located next door to the Lake Nakuru National Park, it is also an affordable option for safari accommodation.
Sleeping Warrior Camp
Sleeping Warrior Camp is a tented camp set within the private Soysambu Conservancy, at the foot an extinct volcano on the shores of Lake Elementaita.
The tents have thatched roofs, canvas interiors, private en suite bathrooms have well-furnished terraces.
Sleeping Warrior also has stone-built guest houses and a romantic hill top escape with roll-out star bed.
Raised on a small incline, with evocative views towards the lake and the Aberdare Mountains beyond, is a simple building, styled to replicate a Tuscan villa, and made almost entirely from straw-bales from the surrounding cattle ranch. This houses the central lounge, dining room and breakfast terrace.
Meals follow a set menu, which typically features three courses and a choice of vegetarian options. The restaurant area also features an outdoor terrace with camp fire pit and safari seating and a safari bar. Sleeping Warrior also offers a wide range of bush dining options.
While here, you can engage in several activities including game drives in the Soysambu Conservancy and Lake Nakuru National Park, night game drives, bush & lake walks, volcanos climbs, bird watching, sun downers or simply relax by the pool at the neighbouring Sleeping Warrior Lodge.
Cactus Eco-Camp & Lodge
For Eco tourists and those who adore nature, Cactus Eco-Camp & Lodge is the place to be this Easter holiday.
The lodge is strategically located in a tranquil environment, surrounded by trees and majorly natural vegetation coloured with different kinds of birds flying the skies including flamingos and pelicans.
At the furthest end of the Sleeping Warrior Hill, located along the lake, hot water spring creates a scenario to behold, as the bubbling water streams into the lake.
The spacious bedrooms are inbuilt in a cottage complete with a sun-bathing balcony.
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