One of Kenya’s older game lodges, dating back to 1974, Marsabit Lodge is a simple tourist lodge on the lush shores of a forest-fringed crater lake in the remote Marsabit National Park, roughly mid-way between Mount Kenya and the Ethiopian border.
Our view of Marsabit Lodge
Outstanding views and the exquisite peace and beauty of its location, with wildlife converging at the lake and eagles swooping through the trees, compensate for Marsabit Lodge’s rudimentary comforts and slightly spooky emptiness. The lodge was semi-closed for years but has had a facelift and provides all the essentials, including friendly and helpful staff. Just don’t expect any luxury or style.
Marsabit Lodge is an old-style safari lodge, set on the inner slopes of an extinct volcanic crater…