The Sawela Naivasha Story

From the beginning, Sawela Lodge was meant to be a special place removed from the hustle and bustle, a beautiful place of tranquility where our guests live, laugh and love. The Sawela Team works hard every day to make your stay memorable and put a smile on all our guests’ faces. Whether you visit for an event, a milestone, or just to pamper yourself, the Sawela is ready to fulfill your expectations.

Just 90 minutes’ drive from Kenya's capital city Nairobi, Sawela Lodge offers spectacular views of nearby Mt. Longonot and world-famous Lake Naivasha. The peaceful and natural setting will have you rested and relaxed in no time, just as it has for many our local and international guests who consider the property a luxurious home away from home.

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Located in the heart of safari-staging country near Lake Naivasha, the Sawela Lodge has much to offer those who are not heading out to the savannah. The hotel offers guests a variety of recreational activities to choose from: modern spa and sauna facilities; swimming pool for both adults and children; lawns so big there’s space for football; volleyball and netball pitches, a kids’ play area bicycles, boating, lawn racket ball, a guided nature walk and the Sawela Trail, giving you the opportunity to recharge and reset during your stay.

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Bird Nest Comfort

Relax in Beautiful, Natural Luxury.
With a variety of recreational activities to choose from, Sawela Lodge in Naivasha, Kenya is one of the region’s best choices in safari lodges or hotels. The name means “bird nest comfort”, something we deliver every day.