22 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Naivasha, Kenya - Updated 2024

Megan
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Naivasha is a market town located northwest of Nairobi, on the shores of Lake Naivasha. It is a great place to enjoy the outdoors, with national parks and lakes aplenty. Hell’s Gate and Mount Longonot, which are some of the best hiking spots in and near Nairobi, allow you to revel in amazing sights. Try out interesting things to do like taking day tours to Crater Lake Game Sanctuary to see fascinating wildlife. To explore Lake Navaisha and see the most breathtaking animals like rhinoceroses up close, feel free to book a boat ride. You can experience the wild safari and still be close to downtown to try the best local cuisine and see the most frequented shops for some souvenir shopping. So if you are planning an exciting trip close to the best sites and adventures., take a look at these best Airbnb vacation rentals in Naivasha, Kenya.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 24, 2024.

1. The Cow Shed (from USD 253)

While this luxurious Airbnb’s name is certainly quirky, the quality and fine amenities won’t disappoint. The property sits next to Lake Naivasha and is part of a wildlife sanctuary, so you’re bound to see many majestic animals making their way through the property.

Lounge around the covered garden patio while sipping your favorite beverages. Sun loungers are also available nearby, so you can get a tan if you so desire. The vast greenery is also nice for having a picnic. Barbecue facilities are available, so you can fire up the grill and try making braai-style dishes. You can even book a cook service to help you with preparing meals.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
3.83 km (2.4 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
270 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy house with a fantastic outdoor space and garden
fantastic outside room both for relaxing and having dinner with the fire on
Cleanliness:
everything was neat and clean very good beds with beautiful sheets and pillows
the team that look after it are lovely and keep it tidy and clean
overal a wonderful experience the home generally had a great atmosphere clean and comfortable
Host:
all staff on site were wonderful
all the staff are attentive friendly and extremely helpful
you see lots of game just staying home very friendly staff and well equipped home
victoria is a super host and has a great team working on the ground also
we met the charming owners and their equally charming dogs
Location:
the location is amazing
carnelly’s is close if you don’t feel like cooking
great value comfort and location
the house was beautiful and the location could not be better
location is great with plenty of wonderful sights around it
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2. The Stable Suite at Lucita Farm

Nestled on a farm on the shores of Lake Naivasha, the Stable Suite is very much suitable as a couple’s getaway or as an artist’s or writer’s retreat.

Paint the lake scenery from the lawn, or compose poetry inspired by nature’s beauty. You can relax and cool off at this Airbnb in Naivasha with a swimming pool on a hot day. If you are coming here as a couple or a duo, you can also use the tennis court and have a friendly match.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
2.51 km (1.6 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
85 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous gardens and lake view our 4 yr old loved the pool and trampoline under massive acacias
the suite was very clean and well-lit the kitchen functional with an electric stovetop and fridge
we loved our visit cozy and cute space with beautiful views and pool
lovely room on a lovely compound
Cleanliness:
a quaint clean and beautiful setting
the grounds are lovely the pool so clean the room was very clean and comfortable
the place is clean and cosy
the place is clean the staff members are very friendly and helpful
barely a minute's walk away the lakefront area is gorgeous and has a very clean pool and trampoline
Host:
staff are super sweet
victoria is an amazing host
the grounds manager francis was extremely helpful and available
the staff are friendly and helpful and the host was very kind and accommodating
the resident dogs are friendly
Location:
a beautiful apartment in a great location
the location is great and it was a great reset from the hustle and bustle of the city
beautiful place in a brilliant quiet safe and secluded location
the park / garden around the place is very pretty and private
such a beautiful farm house great location and the pool is beautiful i will definitely be back
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3. Mabati House (from USD 240)

There is nothing more comfortable than a home that is completely adaptable to each day’s variable weather. Mabati House, or ‘galvanized house’ when translated, is just this kind of retreat as its big doors can be pushed open when it is warm to reveal the views and breeze of the beautiful Sanctuary Farm. But when closed, it is an intimate place for dinners and relaxation after a long day. Aside from its two bedrooms, you’ll also have a fully equipped kitchen, free parking, wifi, and a barbeque grill at your disposal during your stay.

You’re also allowed to bring your furry family members to this pet-friendly abode for a complete vacation. And to further elevate the experience, the property has beach access for a day of soaking up the sun on the shores.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
6.97 km (4.4 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
20 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we throughly enjoyed our stay at the mabati house the beds were super comfy
Cleanliness:
the house was clean well equipped and cozy
Host:
the staff were also very responsive and accommodating
kid friendly
jamie was an amazing host amazing place would definitely come back
Location:
best location for farm/ wildlife family time
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4. Large villa in a golf resort with spectacular views (from USD 283)

This three-level villa in Great Rift Valley Lodge and Golf Resort captures a panoramic scene of Lake Naivasha, Mount Longonot, and beyond. Each of its four bedrooms comes with ensuite balconies so you can wake up to uninterrupted outdoor vistas. The living room with a flat-screen TV and sound system, as well as the spacious dining area, shares the same advantage. Free wifi is readily available to keep you online.

Located in a great resort, the property also provides lots of opportunities for outdoor recreation. You can opt to practice your swing on the 18-hole golf course, indulge your little ones in the kids’ club and swimming pool, or savor delicious meals in several restaurants. Note that these amenities are excluded from the booking rate.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
6.93 km (4.4 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
15 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
had a great stay nice and clean villa
Host:
clara is a great host
beautiful place and wonderful and efficient host
clara is a super host her team is not not amazing but super helpful and kind
thanks for hosting us clara
clara is very responsive and is always available to help
Location:
had an amazing stay the property is located in a beautiful location with beautiful views 10/10 recommend
wonderful place to stay at
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5. Sizeable home ideal for big families

For a getaway where you can tag the entire family along with you, take refuge at this large Naivasha home. All of its four bedrooms are equipped with double-size beds each, making a comfortable retreat for up to eight guests. It features a sizeable veranda with a pool table and dining room perfect for entertaining. The living room is equally roomy and highlights an incredible fireplace for a cozier stay.

The well-manicured outdoor space is made more interesting by a pond frequented by peacocks and ducks. Should you wish to explore more outdoor adventures, you can take a short drive to Hells Gate National Park and other neighboring hotspots. This rental is maintained by a wonderful staff that can lend a helping hand to some of the house chores.

Tip from tour guide

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The nearby Hell's Gate National Park, which lies towards the south of Lake Naivasha, is known for its wide variety of wildlife and gorgeous scenery. This includes the Fischer's Tower and Central Tower columns and Hell's Gate Gorge. The best way to explore this park is by bicycle (cycling safari), which is very unique and interesting. Click here for a video of the attraction: https://www.youtube.com/shorts/7cORiT1cpkE

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
6.45 km (4.1 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
23 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kindly add wifi so people find it hard to depart
Cleanliness:
great cook clean house hot water and green ambience
Host:
the staff tom regina and mary were fantastic
beautiful house kind and proactive staff
rooms are great and the staff super polite
very comfortable and helpful staff make this a great getaway from nairobi
beautiful house super spacious with fantastic staff
Location:
gorgeous house in a great location
perfect location if you're looking for a getaway in naivasha
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6. Classy cottage with expansive outdoor area

Situated just off the edge of Lake Naivasha, this classy cottage makes for a cozy retreat day and night. Its expansive front lawn and backyard offer a lot of space for car parking, cozying up by the fire pit, and taking in the fresh air from the patio. The outdoor area is fully fenced so your furry friends will safely enjoy the space as well. Indoors, you can relax in the stylish living area equipped with 43-inch cable TV, wifi, and a fireplace. A fully equipped kitchen comes in handy for all your daily cooking needs.

This Airbnb cottage in Naivasha is within a private community less than 1.9 miles (3 kilometers) from the Hells Gate National Park and within short driving distance from famous attractions such as Crescent Island, Lake Oloiden, and Olkaria Geothermal Spa.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
6.45 km (4.1 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
91 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was very comfortable and very warm in the cold nights of naivasha
the cottage is so cozy i'll definitely be back for a weekend getaway
fully equiped with everything you need good matress and nice hot shower for the chilly mornings
Cleanliness:
the cleanliness was superb
the house is clean cosy and very private
very nice place sparkling clean quiet and easily accessible
it’s clean and is just as great as the pictures
the place was sparkling clean very quiet and in a private place
Host:
beatrice was also a great host
beatrice is an amazing host
beatrice was a very good host and the place and hospitality was awesome
beatrice is a great host and we had a lovely time at her home
she is a great host and she make sure you are feeling welcomed and comfortable
Location:
located in a safe compound with walking access to the lake shore
great location very close to cresent island and hells gate national park
the cottage is very comfy and well located close to fisherman's restaurant where we enjoyed very good food
beatrice's place is spacious and a true definition of a gateway
cozy comfortable secure and quiet
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7. The Zen Space

Whether you’re visiting Naivasha for work or leisure, The Zen Space is a lovely retreat to retire to after a day of exploration. Any group of up to eight members can comfortably succumb to a peaceful night’s sleep in its four bedrooms. Rest assured that you’ll be entertained during indoor stays as there is a flat-screen TV and wifi installed. Outdoors, you’ll spot a patio and a spacious backyard that your pets will similarly enjoy. Free parking easily comes with the booking.

You cannot wish for a better location than this property as it puts you close to several hotspots. Make sure to be fully recharged for the day when embarking on exciting activities at nearby destinations including Hells Gate National Park, Crescent Island Game Park, Lake Oloiden, and Mount Longonot National Park.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
7.13 km (4.5 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
37 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i 100% recommend njeri's apartment
Cleanliness:
comfortable clean and very spacious
the place was clean and really comfortable
the house was clean organised and the beds were very comfortable
njeri's place was comfortable and clean
clean and serene and her hospitality is beyond compare
Host:
the host is very responsive and welcoming
super host who is a good communicator
great & accommodating host nice stylish space
the place is awesome with great host
njeri is such an amazing host and a great communicator
Location:
njeri's place is beautiful and peaceful
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8. Msafiri (from USD 20)

This accommodation dubbed Msafiri, which translates to ‘traveler’, is a modest apartment that’s suitable as a couple’s getaway or a solo traveler’s refuge. It is appointed with regular home conveniences such as a fully fitted kitchen, a living room with a flat-screen TV, and a spacious bedroom with a king-size bed. If you’re expecting to do some remote work, you can take advantage of the wifi and dedicated workspace available in this Airbnb rental in Naivasha. The apartment is also pet friendly and affords to provide mountain and lake views.

Those arriving by car can count on the free parking space with an EV charger on the premises. You can conveniently move around town for shopping and dining from here as a supermarket and mall are nearby.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
7.72 km (4.8 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
19 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Host:
warm home and a warm host too
she was super attentive to our necessities comunicative kind and readily available on the phone
eunice is a very nice host and i would definitely recommend anyone to stay at her place
well located closed to shopping and grocery host is very accommodating and help you wirh all your request
Location:
a great place to be hosted in the heart of naivasha town
there is a safe parking place inside the building in case one may need
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9. Cozy treehouse packed with nice amenities (from USD 16)

This tree house is a great spot for up to five guests. It is just five minutes away from the town, so it is an ideal spot to stay to get some sightseeing. The tree house has a shower with hot water, free wifi, and more. It is not permitted to cook inside the tree house, but meals are available at the nearby restaurant. Parking is available here for free for those who are traveling by car. A swimming pool on the premises is also available for guest use.

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Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
6.63 km (4.2 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
333 reviews   Wifi Available
Treehouse 5 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi worked well and breakfast the next morning was delicious
the property features some nice amenities like a pool a serious of lounge areas and fitness equipment
the amenities are clean including the swimming pool
the communal breakfast and garden meant new friends were easily made
it's calm comfortable and nice food
Cleanliness:
clean quiet and such a lush little getaway in naivasha
comfortable clean breakfast was very good lots of nice outdoor seating
beautiful clean &well kept premises hospitable &friendly staff
the place although rustic is stylish and very clean
all around amazing stay great location accomodation was clean and nice very friendly staff no complaints
Host:
the staff was great
receptionist was very helpful and cheerful
enjoyed our stay wonderful staff
lovely staff enjoyed our stay
the staff are incredibly helpful and kind -hearted
Location:
the place is located at langata area so pretty near to the airport
the location was great for walking to the supermarket
only 10 mins walk from the town made its location perfect
great location and lovely hostel/backpacker atmosphere with other friendly guests
jane's airbnb is charming and in a great location in central naivasha
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10. Pet-friendly retreat with nature views (from USD 22)

Manera Farm offers rooms that are comfortable and clean. The house itself has great views of nature that make for a quiet and peaceful environment. The small kitchen is a good spot to cook meals as needed. The gas cooker is enough to make simple meals and breakfast. Breakfast foods like cereal and bread are provided. There is also a microwave, a small fridge, and kettle available. The dining area overlooks the fields outside. The Farm Coffee Shop has sandwiches, pizza, and other foods for purchase. For those who are traveling with pets, it is okay to bring them along! The location is ideal as a shopping mall is close by along with major roadways to get around easily.

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Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
9.1 km (5.7 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
87 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 10 Beds 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
teas and coffee are provided in the room as well as a refreshing breakfast
the blankets were warm and the beds comfortable
a generous amount of food left for your breakfast-eggs&bacon bread honey fresh fruit juice &milk cereals sugar oil tea&coffee
a kitchen with dining table/four chairs so you can make simple meals was perfect for us
the room was very comfortable (good mattress) and it was very useful to have a fridge and microwave
Cleanliness:
very clean and practical
it is clean peaceful and well maintained
the room we stayed in was simple but clean cozy and comfortable
it’s quite serene clean and homely
Host:
claudia was a terrific host who was kind and made us feel at home
claudia was an awesome host and ensured provision of sumptuous breakfast items
claudia was extremely helpful even before i booked she answered my questions
claudia and pierluigi are welcoming and friendly and the farm is beautiful
pierluigi and claudia are such kind hosts and passionate about farming
Location:
great location and very good value for the money
perfect location to rest or have a walk with some wild animals
you can safely walk or drive around the farm
the place was quiet and was a great break away from the hustle and bustle of the city
the shop had some interesting food items that were locally produced
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11. Beautiful guesthouse offering free breakfast (from USD 222)

This guesthouse has four bedrooms with double beds and two rooms with triple beds. The six rooms are all self-contained, offering enough space to sleep 14 guests. The living room has a comfortable sofa with a TV, offering a great place for relaxation. The kitchen has everything needed to cook meals at home, along with a dining table to enjoy those meals.

Guests who stay here have access to the pool as well as the lovely garden. There is a nice restaurant on site for guests to enjoy. Breakfast is provided for guests at no extra cost.

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Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
6.59 km (4.1 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
50 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 10 Beds 14 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were big the food was good and the grounds and view were beautiful
there were plenty of beds and space for all of us to fit
the bed was otherwise quite comfortable
rooms in the house are good with lovely lounge to relax
Cleanliness:
we went there with three kids and were surprised by the clean big and mosquito free rooms
Host:
all the staff were courteous
the staff were always so pleasant and helpful
the food was good and the staff was very hospitable
lovely place great staff very homely feel to it
but the staff are kind and helpful and it is a quiet and relaxing haven
Location:
location was great it’s easy to go to town for shopping
unique and lovely place just a 5 minute easy walk from the downtown bus stop yet quiet and secluded
it is easy to walk to the shops to buy
true haven of piece at a walking distance of the city center of naivasha
lovely place to stay good location and great to see hells gate
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12. Bush home with landscape views (from USD 211)

Nestled in a land of private bush, this house promises the ultimate retreat in nature while you are on a vacation in Naivasha. During the day, marvel at the spectacular views of the lush landscape all around you as you soak up the sunlight and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate. Sit back and relax by the roaring fire at night and absorb the tranquility. Enjoy a barbecue party on the shaded Spanish-style courtyard that comes with a barbecue grill, fire pit and seating area. Two of the three en-suite bedrooms available face the lake, a view you need to see when you wake up.

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Naivasha, North Lake Road, Kenya
7.14 km (4.5 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
60 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a wonderfully comfortable house with a great view of lake naivasha and mount longonot
Host:
the staff is equally nice and accommodating
the staff eunice and norman took such good care of us
staff were exceptionally friendly and we will definitely be back
beautiful home and wonderful hosts
the staff were very friendly and helpful in every way
Location:
i would recommend this home to anyone looking for a quiet environment close to the city
a perfect getaway place for family and friends
great place for families big garden to play in swings and trampoline and a lot of different animals
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13. Yard Valley Manor (from USD 500)

Yard Valley Manor is a nice, cozy place to enjoy a stay in Naivasha. Both air-conditioning and heating are available, so regardless of the season, you will be comfortable. Essentials such as towels, linens, and soaps are provided here so guests won’t need to worry about bringing extras. The indoor fireplace makes the space extra warm and cozy, especially in the winter months. For those who need to get some work done, there is a laptop-friendly workspace available. Breakfast is provided with a stay here and guests can make full use of the well-equipped kitchen.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
8.22 km (5.2 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
2 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 9 Beds 16 Guests 1 Bedroom 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Host:
amazing place with amazing hosts
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14. Urban sanctuary with pool access (from USD 33)

This small house can easily accommodate two people. It has a bedroom with two comfy twin beds. The space is located centrally, in a quiet area with lots of flowers! The town and the mall are just a few minutes away from this sanctuary. Guests will find a clubhouse with tasty food, as well as a gym, a pool, and a bar for guests to use at a small fee. The space itself is well furnished with a fully-equipped kitchen. For any who need to get work done, there is a small desk to work at. The patio is a great spot to relax outside. Wifi is available throughout the property as well.

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Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
11.02 km (6.9 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
232 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is perfect exactly as pictured in the photos and described in the description
the apartment was very clean with a beautiful view - great early morning sun on the veranda
beautiful home stylish and comfortable
i hope to be back in naivasha soon and would absolutely stay in this apartment
i loved the quaint and comfortable decorations and style
Cleanliness:
beautiful and clean apartment in naivasha
great space very clean and comfortable
her place was clean and relaxing
the house was very clean and as described
the suite was clean with spacious rooms and a nice sitting area
Host:
shelia was a great host
sheila is a great host
awesome place lovely host who responds as soon as you call
sheila was a great host
super host and amazing house
Location:
a perfect cute place for two
great location cozy and functional
the house is in a nice private location
it is very close to buffalo mall and was comfortable for two people
the place is very safe and in a good location
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15. Quaint bungalow with lake views

This bungalow is set in a calm, quiet environment overlooking the lake. There are three bedrooms with modern decor available. One bedroom has a king bed, the other two have one single bed and one couch each. Cable TV and wifi are provided for guests who stay here. There is also 24-hour security. Towels and linens are provided so there is no need to bring any of those things on your trip! A washer and iron make it easy to keep clothes clean and fresh. Breakfast is offered, along with cooking accessories and access to the kitchen.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
5.99 km (3.8 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
3 reviews  
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

16. Tropical cottage with outdoor pool

Take a few days in Naivasha and stay in this lovely tropical cottage filled with a ton of character in its interiors and exteriors. There is a bright living room with a television and a comfy seating area. The dining area has two tables and a seating area that can accommodate at least six people, while guests can cook their meals in the outdoor kitchen with a grill. There’s also an outdoor seating area for those who wish to have a barbecue after taking a dip in the pool. The property is big enough to accommodate four guests with five bedrooms and seven beds. There are five bathrooms with functional toilets, showers, and washbins, with provided toiletries and shower essentials for guests’ convenience. There is WiFi access and free parking for those who wish to stay connected and prefer to drive to nearby local establishments like restaurants and supermarkets closeby.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
8.21 km (5.1 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
Entire cottage 7 Beds 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

17. Naivasha Moi South Lake

This place offers two large bedrooms that are comfortable and homey. One bedroom has a large king bed, the other has two single beds. Best of all, they are within walking distance to the lake! It is perfect for strolling and admiring the beautiful views. All essentials are provided with a stay here so no need to pack towels or sheets! There is a kitchen that guests can use to prepare meals as needed. The dining room offers space to enjoy meals together. Free parking is also available if needed.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
7.91 km (5.0 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Host:
very quick responses ideally located and very friendly staff
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18. Lovely vacation home with lake views

This lovely home sits next to the lake and is just a few minutes’ drive from the city center. It is well stocked with all the essentials to make a stay here nice and easy. A laptop-friendly workspace makes it easy to get things done if needed. There is also a TV and wifi which provide plenty of entertainment. The kitchen in the home is well stocked for cooking, with a microwave, fridge, and oven available. Breakfast is provided so don’t worry about cooking that! There is also a grill outside for those who are interested. The garden in the back offers a perfect place to relax as well.

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6.8 km (4.3 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
Private room 4 Beds 3 Guests

19. House on Lake Naivasha

This lovely home offers beautiful views of the southern part of Lake Naivasha. It has two bedrooms available to be rented, one with twin beds and another with a double bed. Six people can be accommodated with a stay here. Four can sleep on the twin beds and two people on the double. Each of the rooms has views of the lake. The sitting room is nice and cozy with plenty of space for everyone. The fireplace makes the space extra homey. There is a dining area both inside and outside where you will enjoy meals together. The kitchen here is very spacious, with all of the essentials to cook meals at home. Breakfast is provided along with coffee or tea. The hosts live in the house as well, but provide guests with plenty of space.

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7.92 km (5.0 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
7 reviews  
Private room 3 Beds 6 Guests

20. Most affordable gatehouse with swimming pool

This is a great spot for people traveling on a budget! The guests’ house is beautiful with a garden and pool that are perfect for relaxing. Self-check-in makes it easy to arrive any time of day. A stay here comes with all the essentials like towels, sheets, and soaps. Wifi makes it easy to keep in contact with people back home as well as plan the next steps in your trip. Breakfast is provided with a stay here. For those traveling by car, parking is available. Naivasha and all its attractions are within a five-minute walk of the guesthouse.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
6.58 km (4.1 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
62 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very good value for money good breakfast (included) and a nice compond with even a pool
great amenities especially the swimming pool and the food was good we will definitely visit again
gatehouse is a budget friendly room in a quiet place in naivasha
jane's guesthouse has a beautiful garden the room is basic but has everything you need
i must comment about the food we had dinner and breakfast and both were amazing
Cleanliness:
the rooms were also clean and spacious and with a tv too
we immediately received an upgrade to stay in a lovely well equipped and clean room
Host:
friendly staff on board to help
johnson was quite responsive too
the workers were very warm and helpful
staff is so helpful and kind and smiling
rooms are nice and staff is friendly
Location:
the location was perfect and close to town
great location a short walk to town but far enough away to feel peaceful
perfect location and great value for money
the location is nice and was convenient for me
great location well maintained lawns and swimming pool
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21. Charming bungalow best for couples and solo travelers

Stay in this lovely little haven ideal for two guests, like couples or solo travelers staying in Naivasha for a few days. Set up base in this one-bedroom home with a queen bedroom, a private bathroom with functional shower and toilet. Guests can enjoy some entertainment as the living room has a flat-screen TV and a seating area. The property has no WiFi access so best to bring mobile pocket WiFi or get a local sim card with data if you wish to stay connected to the internet. This simple apartment also has a kitchen with basic cookware and dishware for guests who wish to prepare breakfast indoors. There is also a patio and a balcony where guests can get some air after a long day of exploring the city.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
7.84 km (4.9 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
51 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and beautiful interiors
super clean convenient location
sparkling clean and very kind hosts
she was really kind and the place is clean and cosy
Location:
beautiful airy apartment in a quiet location
a great place to be
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22. Eclectic apartment for couples

Two guests, ideally couples or solo travelers, are welcome to stay in this simple home with eclectic interiors located in a quiet neighborhood. It has all the basics, from a living room with a flat-screen TV, and a seating area. A functional bathroom with a shower, toilet, and sink are available. There is a kitchenette with an electric stove, a water heater, and a coffee maker to prepare a simple breakfast. Guests also have a work-friendly area for those who have to do some work with access to WiFi provided for your convenience. Guests will be sleeping in a queen bedroom with comfy sheets and linens. There will be a helper who will come by to clean and prepare everything for you daily, with no extra cost.

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Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
7.63 km (4.8 mi) from Crescent Island Game Sanctuary
59 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is lovely really cozy and has great amenities including secure parking wifi and drinking water
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable place
the house is very clean and also very easily accessible
Host:
silvia was a great hostess very attentive and eager to help
excellent place courteous host and out of the world art
silvia and her associate (irene?) were very friendly and welcoming
Location:
silvia's place is so warm and beautiful with cute creative pieces
a nice convenient place to chill
i loved the quiet security and also the proximity to the mall town and the local social amenities
its a very cool place
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Naivasha's beauty

Naivasha has plenty of beautiful places to explore! But to enjoy the sights as much as possible, it’s important to have a good place to stay. So, be sure to book any of these stunning, comfy, and affordable Airbnb rentals in Naivasha for an enjoyable escapade.

If you’re looking to extend the trip, why not set foot on neighboring destinations? The Airbnb vacation rentals in Nakuru, which is only an hour’s drive away from Naivasha, are great bases for days filled with adventures involving sights of wild rhinos, pink flamingos, and natural landscapes.

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