Olepangi House - 3 / 5 bedrooms, with private lounges
Olepangi House is our fabulous 5 bedroom house (sold on a 3 bedroom or 5 bedroom basis) with panoramic views north to the Lolldaigas and south to Mt Kenya. Tastefully decorated with antiques from the owner's far-reaching travels, this is the perfect place to reconnect with friends and family. When enjoyed as a three-bedroom house, the East-wing master bedroom is exquisite and features a 7-foot wide (king size) British Raj bed made in India dating from about 1840 and stunning antique textiles. The bed would have been used by a senior officer of the British military. It features stunningly carved bare-breasted angels in the headboard. It's private-lounge area leads out to both a north and south-facing balcony with arguably the best views on the property.Downstairs, there are a further two bedrooms, one with queen bed and it's own private balcony with swing chair. And, the third room features two twin beds perfect for children. All rooms are ensuite with handmade soaps and body creams made in Kenya.When booking the full five-bedroom house, the West Wing offers an additional master bedroom with it's own private lounge and balcony. It enjoys an ensuite shower room and has access to a luxurious outdoor bathroom with shower, double sinks, a loo and a bath with view.Downstairs is an additional large twin room with it's own balcony and swing sofa.The large lounge connecting the East and West wings is home to many of the owner's personal collection of art and exotic antiques from their far-reaching travels around the world. It features a large, open fireplace, separate dining area, multiple verandahs and views of Mt Kenya to the south and Ole Naishu to the north. The gardens are stunning and for those who enjoy dining alfresco, there is a large central garden space perfect for breakfast and starry nights. A very special home from home!