Il Ngwesi is THE place for an immersive Maasai hosted stay in Kenya. Located in a beautiful remote area, this eco-friendly lodge perfectly blends nature and culture leaving the guest with a unique experience. Hosted by Il Ngwesi Maasai community members, guests leave with an understanding and appreciation for the tribe's rich history and in awe of the outstanding customer service they receive. Having visited multiple times, Il Ngwesi amazes me as it just keeps getting better - a must see for those interested in Maasai culture and/or a true respite surrounded by nature!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A Maasai community run lodge, on the Il Ngwesi Group Ranch, made of local materials located on a rocky outcrop beside the Mukogodo escarpment, north west of Mount Kenya. The award winning lodge is often considered a role model for community based tourism. A great opportunity to be hosted by these forward thinking Maasai and be immersed into the Maasai culture and enjoy walks and visits to their manyattas (villages) as well as wildlife game viewing. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Il Ngwesi Hotel Nanyuki
- Il Ngwesi Lodge Kenya/Nanyuki Town