Castle Forest Lodge

southern slope of Mt. Kenya, Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya | Hotel
Prices starting from $30.00

Travel Blogs from Mount Kenya National Park

Off to Mount Kenya

A travel blog entry by gsdraper


... animals out there--cacophony is the right word. Before retiring, we filled out a form instructing the staff to wake us when (if) certain animals appear. It was quite chilly in the rooms, but when we returned dinner our bed had been turned down with a large hot water bottle. As it turns out, we slept through the night. No animals appeared except for bushbuck, waterbuck and a lone Verreux Eagle ...

Finally here

A travel blog entry by mattfash


We arrive in Nanyuki and cross the equator, it is poor here too. After arriving at the accommodation we goto get something to eat at La Rustique. We drive through the town past rundown ram shackled houses and shops finally we turn left and go through a gap in a wall. Suddenly it's like we have gone to another country, we are in a beautifully laid out car park. ...

End of the KOP trip

A travel blog entry by emily-kop


... then showed us some wonderful African dancing, and even the elderly got involved, dancing and adding their customary clicks. We then had speeches, and said farewell to the school. The gardener, Gordon, shook my hand and thanked me, saying ‘God Bless’ over and over which I found deeply touching. He told me not to forget him, and I’m not going to. There ...

Let the projects begin :)

A travel blog entry by emily-kop

... health education (in our case, values and
life skills) to see which engaged the kids and what would work.

We then met the master of a local school, who
was really inspiring. He told us that
his school was providing hope in an otherwise bleak world, allowing kids to
dream bigger and have a chance at an education. The children arrive at 6 45 am,
go to chapel (the school has a strong faith base) ...

African queen part 1

A travel blog entry by andrew.lukaris

... poster bed with a fantastic bathroom and toilet. Seriously it's incredible. It also turns out we are 2 of the 10 guests. Result. The staff are falling over themselves to help. It's amazing. One of the draw backs is the monkeys have worked out how to get into the tents and often do. One girl found one drinking her nail varnish. I don't believe her as she looked like she didn't care what she looked like. However I could be mistaken as the monkey could have stolen her brush.

We had ...

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This hotel, located on southern slope of Mt. Kenya, Mount Kenya National Park, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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