Ngong House is a private, serene and luxurious home stay situated in Karen / Langata area of Nairobi. The lodge overlooks the Ngong Hills, only a few minutes away from what used to be Karen Blixen’s coffee farm. Secluded in 10 acres of private land, it is close to Nairobi National Park, 30 to 40 minutes from Nairobi International Airport, 15 minutes from Wilson airport (where all fly safaris depart from) and 20 minutes from the city center.
Ngong House is a private, serene and luxurious home stay situated in Karen / Langata area of Nairobi. The lodge overlooks the Ngong Hills, only a few minutes away from what used to be Karen Blixen’s coffee farm. Secluded in 10 acres of private land, it is close to Nairobi National Park, 30 to 40 minutes from Nairobi International Airport, 15min from Wilson airport (where all fly safaris depart from) and 20 minutes from the city center. Your host Paul Verleysen, a Belgian, moved to Africa in 1970. He has worked in Congo, Rwanda, Ivory Coast and finally Kenya where he opted to leave the diplomatic service, then bought a hunter’s home and transformed it into Ngong House.
Accommodation is mainly in luxurious Tree-houses designed with extreme comfort in mind. Every unit is different in design some have two levels with bedrooms upstairs and living areas on the lower floor raised 15 ft from the ground to gain an uninterrupted view of the Ngong Hills over unspoiled bush. Ngong House accommodates up to 24 people and provides a swimming pool as well as a log cabin which is perfect for families (sleeps up to 6 people). Also you can find a Suite in the main house.
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Dining at Ngong House is a delight. From fresh succulent Molo lamb to lake fish to seafood from the Indian Ocean, our meals are prepared and served accompanied by large varieties of fresh local vegetables. Our Kenyan chefs have been specially trained by several visiting chefs from Belgium. Breakfast and lunch are served in the garden under a canopy of acacia trees. Dinner is served in a half open, majestic, thatched rondavel with a grand fireplace, adorned with candles. On occasions when there are several groups, we can provide extra private dining areas. Your host Paul occasionally has drinks with the guests around the camp fire before dinner.
There are several Excursions available at Ngong House including: Walk or drive to the Giraffe Centre, sanctuary to the endangered Rothschild giraffe, where you can enjoy feeding them in pleasant surroundings, Drive to Karen Blixen Museum and step back into the time of ‘Out of Africa’, Drive to Elephant and Rhino Orphanage set up by the world famous Daphine Sheldrick, Shopping Excursions can be arranged to various locations, Visit to Nairobi National Park, National Museum and Snake Park.
(Nairobi, Lewa Conservancy, Masai Mara)
Experience a tailor-made luxurious adventure that will seem more like a dream than a safari.
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