Step off the treadmill of life
"In a world where everything is the same, Olepangi is a one off!"
#1 of 24 on TripAdvisor and 2020 Travellers' Choice Winner
Set on the foothills of Mt Kenya, Olepangi provides a beautiful, tranquil space for our guests to re-connect with nature. The Olepangi community is one of warmth; an embrace into a world where the day-to-day busy-ness of life can be forgotten. We are a space for travellers to rest.
Markham Cottage - 1 bedroom
The Markham Cottage is cosy and, oh so tastefully decorated in Ian Sanderson fabrics, beautiful cotton quilts and antique Indian miniatures on the walls, collected from our travels over the years.
Tucked away, this cottage is slightly more private than the others, the perfect spot for a romantic weekend away or for admiring the views and enjoying the bird life from its private balcony.
The private bathroom is fitted with a shower and comes with organic soap, shampoo and conditioner handmade in Kenya.
Room size 200 ft
Thesiger Cottage - 1 bedroom
The Thesiger Cottage is a stunning room with two beautiful 5 feet wide Britsih Raj beds which would have been used by junior British military officers more than 160 years ago. This room is also decorated with a Persian carpet.
The cottage has its own balcony, it is the perfect spot for admiring the flowers, views and bird life.
The private bathroom is fitted with a shower and comes with beautiful organic soap, shampoo and conditioner handmade in Kenya.
Room size 200 ft
Olepangi House - 3 bedrooms
Olepangi House is our fabulous 3 bedroom house 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. The master bedroom enjoys it's own lounge area, separate bath and shower, dressing area and both north and south facing balconies with arguably the best views on the property.
The master bedroom is exquisite and features a 7-foot wide (king size) British Raj bed made in India dating from about 1840 and an antique Heriz carpet. The bed would have been used by a senior officer of the British military. It features stunningly carved bare-breasted angels in the headboard.
A further two bedrooms are made up as one double and one twin.
The large lounge area is full of interiors collected from Elizabeth & Clintons travels with a large open fireplace, separate dining area, multiple verandahs, stunning gardens, outdoor dining and fire pit and a private kitchen with chef. A very special home from home!
Dobbeltrom med hageutsikt
Romstørrelse 14 m²
Known as Burton Cottage, this unit is decorated with fine antique carpets and features a Bombay bed. The room has a balcony and dining area. The private bathroom is fitted with a shower.
Dobbeltrom/Tomannsrom Deluxe med hageutsikt
Romstørrelse 14 m²
Known as the Speke Cottage, this room is decorated with fine antique carpets collected over many years and two beautiful wrought-iron beds with side lights and a lovely antique chest of drawer. It has a balcony and dining area. The private bathroom is fitted with a shower and comes with free toiletries.
Villa Gorilla - 2 bedroom
Villa Gorilla is a private two double-bedroom cottage set within Olepangi Farm. Self catered (full board available) with a kitchen, lovely terrace with sun beds and sitting room overlooking a 36,000-acre wildlife conservancy - spot the elephants!! Tastefully decorated, yet fun and quirky . . . perfect for a short get-away and ideal for long-term stays to escape dull and grey weather in others parts of the world. And perfectly situated for day trips, to ride a horse or to relax in nature after a massage, curl up with a good book by the river or an afternoon putting pen to paper at our writer's perch.
"Heaven on earth!"
One of our top picks in Nanyuki. Set at the foothills of Mount Kenya, Olepangi Farm is an authentic farmstead in Timau. Set on 120 acres, this family-run lodge offers amazing views over the natural surroundings and has a bar, and includes all meals, wine, beer and evening sundowners.
The beautifully appointed cottages are decorated with rich antique carpets and beds. Each one has a private bathroom with free toiletries and fitted with a shower.
The beautiful Laikipia region where Olepangi Farm is set is ideal for hiking, horse riding and hiking. Guests can take a day trip into Samburu National Park or over to Ol Pejeta, take quad bikes into Ngare Ndare Forest or just walk the canopy above the trees. The blue mountain pools are perfect for summer swims, and guests can enjoy massages by prior arrangement.
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