14 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Naivasha, Kenya - Updated 2022

airbnb Naivasha, Kenya

Naivasha is a market town in Kenya. It sits north-west of Nairobi, on the shores of Lake Naivasha. It is a great place to enjoy the outdoors, with national parks and lakes aplenty. Some of the best national parks to experience the sights and wildlife are Hell’s Gate and Mount Longonot. Experience more of the locale and try out interesting things to do like taking day tours to Crater Lake Game Sanctuary to see fascinating wildlife. You can also book boat rides with local rental shops to explore Lake Navaisha and see the most breathtaking animals like rhinoceroses up-close. Experience the wild safari and be one with nature in hiking trails 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 a trip to this part of Kenya, take a look at these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Naivasha, Kenya to stay close to the best sites and experiences.

1. Cozy treehouse with swimming pool (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.

Naivasha Treehouse with pool
Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
245 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
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
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
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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2. 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.

Manera Farm - Rooms in old Settler Farm
Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
89 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
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
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
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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3. Beautiful guesthouse with pool access (from USD 102)

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.

Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
43 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
we went there with three kids and were surprised by the clean big and mosquito free rooms
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 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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4. Bush home with landscape views (from USD 204)

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.

Unique bush home in Naivasha
Naivasha, North Lake Road, Kenya
46 reviews Superhost
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
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
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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5. 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.

Yard Valley Manor,Naivasha
1 review
Entire villa 9 Beds 16 Guests 8 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
amazing place with amazing hosts
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6. Charming bungalow best for couples and solo travelers (from USD 31)

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.

Amazing Cozy Chic Spacious 1 Bedroom Apartment
Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
51 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
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
beautiful airy apartment in a quiet location
a great place to be
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7. Eclectic apartment for couples (from USD 35)

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.

Modern 1 Bedroom APT 5 min to Naivasha Town w/wifi
Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
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
very clean and comfortable place
the house is very clean and also very easily accessible
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
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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8. Urban sanctuary with pool access (from USD 35)

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.

urban sanctuary in Naivasha
Naivasha, Nakuru, Kenya
159 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
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
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
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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9. 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.

Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
3 reviews
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

10. 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.

Cottage with great outdoors
Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
Entire cottage 7 Beds 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

11. 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.

Naivasha Moi South Lake 2 bedrooms.
Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
very quick responses ideally located and very friendly staff
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12. 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.

Naivasha Lakeview home
Private room 4 Beds 3 Guests

13. 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.

House on the lake, Naivasha
7 reviews
Private room 3 Beds 6 Guests

14. 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.

Low budget gate house with swimming pool
Naivasha, Nakuru County, Kenya
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
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
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
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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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 look at these top Airbnb vacation rentals if you’re planning a trip to Naivasha.

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