Mundui House is situated on the shore of Lake Oloiden within the ARR private wildlife conservancy, nestled in the volcanic hills and open grasslands on the western edge of Lake Naivasha in the Great Rift Valley, Kenya. Only 2 hours drive from Nairobi, Mundui House is the perfect romantic escape or weekend getaway for couples, families and friends. The lawns, which slope down to the lake shore, are a favourite hangout and grazing spot for warthog, antelope, zebra, giraffe , hippo, buffalo and many species of birds. The house has no fences and wildlife roams freely.
The altitude in Naivasha is 7000 ft (1926m) with typically warm days (sometimes hot), cool nights and very low humidity
HOW TO FIND US
Approximately a 2 hour drive From Nairobi on tarmac roads
Approximately a 3-5 hour drive from the Masai Mara, on mostly tarmac roads
Mundui House is a 40 min drive down the Moi South Lake road (off the lower Nairobi road, near Naivasha town); the turning is on the right hand side immediately after Kongoni Village
Safarilink and Governors' Aviation scheduled flights to the Loldia airstrip from Wilson Airport (Nairobi)
Safarilink scheduled flights from the Masai Mara to Loldia airstrip
Charter flights can land at our Mundui airstrip
Helicopter flights can land either on Mundui or at our 2 private Helicopter pads on the game valley
One of the oldest houses around the lake, Mundui House has an interesting history and visitors such as Ernest Hemingway and Winston Churchill have stayed on the historic property.
The spacious & homely guest house and its position on the ARR Conservancy make it the perfect venue for a relaxing few days, day trip, wedding or other event.
The Lake Naivasha area is a UNESCO natural heritage site for the prolific birdlife of over 400 different species.
All meals are prepared using fresh locally sourced organic produce and served in the garden, on the verandah or in the cosy dining room.
Free WiFi is available in the house upon request.
The spacious garden is a delightful place to relax and enjoy the peaceful scenery.
Housekeeping & Laundry
Housekeeping and laundry services are provided at no extra charge.
The sheltered courtyard and pool is open to all guests.
Our full bar has a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
THINGS TO DO
The ARR Reserve comprises 2000 acres of private reserve teeming with wildlife.
Night drives are an opportunity to see a variety of nocturnal animals.
Animal Rehabilitation Centre
Visits to the centre at Kongoni Game Valley are interesting and educational for all ages.
Elegant breakfasts can be set up on the grassy shores of the lake under the 'yellow fever' acacia trees.
A complimentary bottle of Prosecco is offered per booking.
A sundowner at one of several sundowner sites is an enjoyable evening excursion.
Horse Riding Safari
Guided Horse rides through Mundui Estate and along the shores of Lake Oloiden.
Boat rides on the lake provide an unusual perspective for seeing the prolific animal- and birdlife in the area.
Guided walks and hikes are available on request.
Over 400 species of birds have been recorded in the Naivasha area; guided bird walks or drives can be arranged.