River Lodge - Alliance Naro Moru
Being the home to over 200 different species of birds and tree hyraxes this log-cabin based lodge has been "The base for Climbing Mt. Kenya" due to the proximity to the mountain and the tailor made Mountain climbing itineraries backed by the experienced guiding and porters team.
The intoxicating fragrances from unique gardens, spacious rooms, exciting food and great outdoors make Naro Moru the perfect lodge for families, couples, conferences and outdoor challenges. The various mountain programmes include expert guides and porters backed by lodge transport.
Flanking a part of the famous Naro Moru River, the lodge swanks of a vast surrounding covered by indigenous bush that give the ambience uniqueness needed for couples, families, team building and conferences with unrivalled fragrance from its gardens. A magnificent getaway from the hassles of city life to a respite for singles, couples and families searching for tranquillity blanketed in a serene environment. The lodge is also ideal for honeymooning couples wanting to start their marriage bliss in a natural quiet surrounding.
It is certainly the pedestal for anyone wishing to conquer the second highest mountain in Africa with experienced guides and porters for both amateur and professional climbers. Equipped with different mountaineering packages, the lodge customizes any requests for tailor-made mountain climbing ranging from a day trip to weeks (in research related climbing). For technical climbers, this is the place to have yourself geared up for the highest technical climbing challenge and experience that is unmatched in the whole of Africa.
180km from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi 2-3 hours drive.
12 standard, 10 superior, 12 deluxe, 7 cottages, 5 country homes, bunkhouses and a campsite. Rooms feature twin beds, private bathrooms and shower in most. Deluxe have a fireplace and balcony. Interconnecting rooms are available, while cottages have fully equipped kitchens. Check out time is 10.00am.
Kirinyaga Restaurant – English breakfast is served from 7.00am to 10.ooam Lunch from 12.30pm to 2.30pm, children's dinner from 6.00pm to 7.00pm and dinner from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.
Nelion Restaurant – A la Carte snacks are available from 11.00am to 6.00pm. Table d'hote, lunch is served from 12.30pm to 2.30pm and dinner from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.
Pt. Lenana – Open from 8.00am to 11.00pm.
Pool Bar – Open between 9.00apm to 6.00pm.
Makutano – Offers seating for 120 people theatre style, 90 people classroom style and 40 people in a round table.
Mt. Kenya – Offers seating 60 people theatre style, 45 people classroom style, and 25 people in a round table.
Boardroom – Seating 10 people.
Outdoor Challenge Course – A team training facility is available.
Room Service – Available from 7.00am to 11.00pm.
Beauty – Massages & Hair Salon available.
Shops – There is 1 shop open daily at various times throughout the day.
Sports – Includes sauna, squash court, pool table, table tennis, 2 tennis courts, bird watching trout fishing, horseback riding, nature trail along the river, mountain climbing and hiking.
Golf – Available at the nearby Nanyuki Golf Course.
Swimming Pool – There is an outdoor deck-level swimming pool.Pool towels are available at the pool deck.
Entertainment – The lodge has satellite TV, video shows.
Laundry – Please complete the laundry list in your room. A steward will arrange for your clothes to be laundered.
Electricity – 240V. 3 pin socket.
Telephone – Tariffs are available from the telephone operator.
Credit Cards accepted - Visa Card and Master Card.
Bureau de Change – Open 24 hours and is located at the Lobby.
House Doctor – Please contact the Reception for assistance.
Safe – Available through Front Desk