Lodging Type: Lodge
Dining: A la carte, B&B, Buffet
Safari: Game Drives, Local Village Visits
Adventure activites: Hiking, Camel Riding, Mountain Climbing
Facilities: Business / Conference Facilities, Internet, Showers - 24hr hot water, TV
Namanga River Lodge was established in 1934, as a colonial hotel, and was refurbished in 2010. The lodge is located at Namanga, on the Kenya Tanzania border, with views of Ol Doinyo Orok mountain. It offers a variety of activities in peaceful surroundings.
There are 30 en-suite rooms, made up of 20 standard and 10 executive. The executive rooms have writing desk, chair and satellite TV. Orok Restaurant has an a la carte menu of Italian, Indian and Kenyan dishes, including a range of pizzas and nyama choma grilled meats. Buffet can be arranged for large groups. Buffalo Bar serves soft drinks, beers, wines and spirits, and is equipped with satellite TV, dartboard and pool table. The conference hall seats 70 pax, and is equipped with PA system and projector. There is also a gift shop selling curios and local artefacts. The lodge has a football pitch and volleyball court. Nearby Ol Doinyo Orok provides opportunity for hiking and climbing. The lodge assists visitors who want to cross the border, and accompanies them to the border. Camel riding to a Maasai village is also available. Trips to Amboseli National Park, including game drives in the park, can be arranged for a surcharge, for individuals or groups.