Where to Stay in Baringo County
A trip to this scenic destination takes you through breathtaking vistas and places of interest in the Great Rift Valley. Kabarnet is the largest urban centre in this Baringo. Nearby counties that are popular destinations are Laikipia, Samburu, Nakuru and Turkana.
Hotels and Campsites in Baringo County
Baringo has produced world famous athletes such as Paul Tergat. It also home to Kenya’s second president, Daniel Arap Moi. The weather is hot and dry most time of the year, which is characteristic of towns in the Great Rift Valley.
Hotels in this region include
Lake Baringo Spa Resort
Stay in this resort so you can access Lake Bogoria National Reserve in minutes. Formerly known as Lake Bogoria Hotel, this resort has a naturally heated pool that draws water from a natural hot spring underground. Enjoy this unique aspect of the Great Rift Valley, sample sumptuous meals and stay in a luxurious room. The resort has camping site with 20 tents and sufficient facilities for groups and individual campers.
Soi Safari Lodge
This new establishment is on the shores of the lake, on a large property with acacia bushes and lush lawns. Ask for a boat ride to explore the lake and view surrounding hills that make up the Great Rift Valley.
Relax, enjoy the beauty of the valley and have an unforgettable safari. This lodge has a tranquil compound with bougainvillea flowers and trees. The lake is a 30m distance from the lodge.
Located on Ol Kokwe Island, this is one of the luxury camps in the country. It offers intimate accommodation because it is a small camp. The tented cottages have en-suite bathrooms, private verandas and amazing view of the lake.
It is adjacent to Lake Baringo Club, and it offers accommodation in a cottage and a campsite. It has a restaurant and a bar on-site too.
Samatian Island Lodge
It sits on Samatian Island, which is a small island on Lake Baringo. Ruko Conservancy is a short boat ride away from the lodge. Stay in an open-plan cottage overlooking the lake.
Other places to stay within and close to the county are the Tamarind Garden, Tugen Hills Lodge, Hotel Sinkoro, Camp David and Kabarnet Hotel.