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  • Are you looking for something exclusive?
  • Do you preffer excellent cuisine?
  • Do you want to be pampered?
  • Do you love nature?
  • Do you enjoy tranquil environment?
  • Do you horse-ride as a hobby?
  • Are you the type that hikes a lot?
  • Do you like wild animals?
  • Do you want to experience Africa in its original form without human interference?

All these and much more are available at the Mt. Longonot Lodge built by Martha Gellhorn,wife to the American Legendary writer, Ernest Hemmingway.The Lodge is located in the Rift Valley, Naivasha, 80Km only from Nairobi. it lies on 82,000 acres and is conducive for riding,hiking, game viewing at close range

Why not have a pure piece of Africa like Martha Gellhorn and Ernest Hemmingway?

The Mt. Longonot Lodge

Mt. Longonot Lodge welcomes you with pleasure to enjoy a relaxing peaceful and rewarding moments at our place. At Longonot you will enjoy the tranquillity of the place and experience nature in its real and original form.Situated just at the foot of Mt. Longonot, the Ranch has a spectacular view of Lake Naivasha and Hells Gate.Diversified species of Birds and wild animals are sighted within the Ranch.Wild animals frequently come to drink water near the house fifty metres away.Being a very private place with exquisite meals, I bet no one would hesitate to try us out.The Lodge is appropriate for business class, honey mooners, holiday makers looking for an exclusive place to spend their time. Activities include Horse Riding,Boat Rides, Game Drives,Bird Watching,Mount Climbing/Hiking, Leisure walks in the 82,000 acre Ranch.Please call us or consult your tour operater for our rates.

General information:

The Lodge makes an ideal base for a 2–7 day stay.

Location: Great Rift Valley on Kedong Ranch, near Lake Naivasha. Maintown naivasha is approximately 26 kms away.


Original Ernest Hemmingway's 2 double rooms en-suite in the main house. 2 other double/twin rooms with limited access to the main house.A 2 bedroomed en-suite cottage with adjoining sitting and dining rooms and a verandah providing a spectacular sundowner view of Lake Naivasha and Hells Gate.1 double room African Manyatta exclusively on its own.1 enticing honey-mooners cottage standing aloft on its own with a verandah overlooking the Park and the Lake.The Lodge is open all year round.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014 10:22
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