Family fun in a full circle

05 February 2015

KENYA, THE SAFARI COLLECTION: Safari is quite the family affair in Kenya. Families have explored their natural heritage for generations and the Carr-Hartleys, 4th generation Kenyans, are no exception. No question then that their four lodges are the epitome of a family friendly safari! 
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WHY FAMILY FRIENDLY
  • TAILORED: The Carr-Hartley kids have had their say in designing the family rooms and kiddie activities!! 
  • ACCOMMODATING: All 4 lodges have family suites with a separate kiddies bedroom.
  • SAFARIS: Relaxed, flexible family safaris designed around the children's ages and interests.
  • FOOD: Imaginative chefs that have special menus able to please even the pickiest of palates.
  • GUIDING: Guides are skillful teachers, feeding children's hunger for knowledge.
  • LOCATIONS: Ideally located lodges - Giraffe Manor is in a 140 acre forest in the leafy suburb of Langata, Nairobi; Solio Lodge in a private game reserve; Sasaab in the culturally rich Samburuland; and Sala's Camp located "off the beaten track" in the southern part of the Maasai Mara.
  • ACCESS: Kenya is ideal for families to charter flights at affordable prices between the lodges using their own private airstrips at Solio Lodge and Sasaab. Sala’s uses Keekorok in the Maasai Mara.
FAMILY HIGHLIGHTS AT EACH PROPERTY
  • GIRAFFE MANOR: Sticking your fingers in a giraffe's mouth has no equal! 
  • SOLIO LODGE: Lot's to do and see on the shorter game drives! Easy game viewing atop (yes, on the roof!) the game vehicles. To get rid of energy, families can go horse riding or cycling, and of course there's Murray-Anne, the resident bush baby!
  • SASAAB: Kids love learning about the tips and tricks of the bush from their expert Samburu teachers, ticking off the Samburu Special 5 as they spot them. Don't forget about fly-camping for the more adventurous!
  • SALA'S CAMP: Whether it's volleyball on the Sand River, learning from the Maasai or watching the incredible wildlife in the Mara, there's a highlight for all!
   
Happy Selling!
Suzanne    
 

Kwandwe Fort House

Kwandwe Fort House is situated on a knoll overlooking the wide open plains of the 54 000-acre reserve. This is a sole-use safari villa in a private setting with sweeping views of the Great Fish River valley. Fort House discreetly combines the very best of an exclusive safari lodge with the latest conveniences of a modern home, it offers total privacy and an abundance of space to reconnect with loved ones. Guests can unwind on the front terrace with an amphitheatre vantage; overlooking the wildlife-rich expanse of grassland leading down to one of the major waterholes on the reserve. The heated rim-flow pool shares the same view, as does the boma which is sunken into the grounds of the expansive lawn in front of the house. Further fea..

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