With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club's 120 luxuriously appointed guest rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure. Originally the retreat of movie star and Club founder, William Holden, the Club's illustrious former members have included Winston Churchill and Bing Crosby. For those who wish to spend time relaxing at the Club, there are many recreational activities available: horseback riding, golf, croquet, a bowling green, table tennis, swimming, a beauty salon, an animal orphanage and much more.
Each Suite accommodation is furnished with rugs, bedside lamps, dressing tables and built-in wardrobes, and a fireplace. In every bathroom there is a 115/240v shaving socket, overhead showers and bathtubs, washbasin, complimentary bathroom toiletries including shampoo, body lotion, bath and shower gel, bathrobes, freshly laundered towels, as well as hot and cold running water, water flasks and drinking water. Tea and coffee making facilities, and a kettle, are available in all superior guest rooms.
Located in the main building, a Fairmont room has an open layout plan that is tastefully furnished and features a sitting area with a great view of the majestic mountain. The room accommodates a king or twin bed, built-in wardrobes, tea or coffee facilities, stocked mini bar and a wood burning fire place to keep the evening chill at bay. The three-piece bathroom boasts of a rain shower, a 115/240v shaving socket, hair dryer and Fairmont luxury toiletries.
The Deluxe room is spacious and luxuriously furnished with a sitting room, a cozy fire place and a balcony offering a lovely view of the picturesque gardens. The room is complemented with a plush king sized bed and furnished with a 32” Plasma screen, a dressing table and built-in wardrobes. Its divine five-piece bathroom offers luxurious pampering, especially after an exhilarating adventure.
Named after the founder, the William Holden Cottages reflect the history and charm of the original residence. The cottage features an impressive 329 sqm space which is elegantly furnished and possesses a spacious lounge, a beautiful stone fire place, a regal five-piece en suite bathroom and a expansive private lawn overlooking the majestic mountain. The stunning cottage has two adjoining bedrooms which can be closed off for individual privacy or sold as a one or two bed roomed suite, each furnished with all the suite features and amenities.
Facing the snow-capped Mount Kenya and overlooking the property's beautifully manicured grounds, the signature restaurant boasts a menu abounding with the incredible variety of foods that are farmed in Central Kenya. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, this elegant setting features terrace and indoor dinning around the original grand fireplace. Breakfast and lunch are served as buffet offering the best of what Kenya has to offer, dinner is served as a four course’s set menu with vegetarian options. Tusks Restaurant offers fantastic views on to Mount Kenya forest and snow caped peaks, in the evening, the original fire place will provide a warm and cozy atmosphere. Seating capacity is 120 people. Also alvailable on site is a wonderful bar and in-room dining with a selection of liquors, soft drinks, cocktails, wines, spirits, tea and coffee.
For those who wish to spend time relaxing at the Club, there are many recreational activities available: horseback riding, golf, croquet, a bowling green, table tennis, swimming, a beauty salon, an animal orphanage and much more. To be able to relax and appreciate the superb setting, the personal attention lavished on all guests, the numerous activities and superb cuisine, one night is just not enough.