Kenya Honeymoon : Kenya is one of the is one of the famous destinations in world and one of Africa’s most popular honeymoon destinations with romantic vistas and destinations. Honeymoon destinations in Kenya offer a perfect cocktail of wildlife, adventure, romantic cities and beaches to thrill while on Kenya Wildlife Safaris.
TOP 8 BEST SAFARI HONEYMOON DESTINATIONS IN KENYA
Though Kenya has a variety of destinations best for bush and safari honeymoon, this article lists the top 8 best safari destinations for your honeymoon in Kenya.
- Elephant Bedroom Camp – Samburu National Reserve
The Elephant Bedroom Camp is an intimate and romantic tented camp boosting stunning views of the African wilderness which makes it one of the best honeymoon destinations in Kenya. This luxury camp is situated in the Samburu national reserve found in Samburu County in northern region of Kenya and is set along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River.
Elephant Bedroom camp offers a luxury and memorable Kenya honeymoon experience amidst the breathtaking wilderness of Kenya, the luxury camp offers a total of comfortable and spacious 12 tents with insect proof tent, private verandah overlooking the Ewaso Nyiro River and en-suite bathrooms (with hot and cold running water, rainwater showers and flush WCs).
Each of the tents at Elephant Bedroom Camp is donned with a rustic and colorful African touch and a private plug pool on the deck.
- ELSA’S KOPJE – MERU NATIONAL PARK
Elsa’s Kopje is a one of the most romantic styled lodges in Kenya and one of the perfect luxury honeymoon destinations in Kenya, this lodge is situated in the heart of Meru national park in Northern Kenya and nestled into the hillside overlooking the breathtaking plains of the park.
Elsa’s Kopjes is known to be one of the most elegant lodges in Africa named after Elsa the lioness, the lodge was built above the site of George Adamson’s original campsite on Mughwango. A multi-room honey moon suites at Elsa’s Kopjes is the ultimate in romance with three levels and breathing taking views, these suites have incredible outdoor bathtubs overlooking the views of the park. While on your honeymoon safari at Elsa’s Kopje you get to relax in a hot bath with your better half and watch various animals such as herds of elephnats, lions, hippos and others which will make your honeymoon experience in Kenya worth it.
- MARA EXPLORER CAMP – MASAI MARA
Mara Explorer camp is a perfect destination for individuals planning a wild honeymoon in the wild, the camp is found in Maasai Mara national reserve the best place to view the big 5 (lion, elephant, rhino, leopard and buffaloes) and the annual wildebeest migration.
Mara Explorer camp is situated on a broad, thickly forested bend of the Talek River in the heart of Maasai Mara national reserve which is the epicenter of the 4 main game viewing areas. While on a honeymoon safari at Mara Explorer Camp you get to enjoy watching herds of the elephants, hippos and other animals from your private veranda.
The you are intending to experience the great wildebeest migration during your Kenya honey moon, the best time is between July and September.
Mara Explorer Camp has a total of 10 luxury tents facing the river, these tents features unique handcrafted four poster king-sized beds, outdoor bathtubs and boosts stunning views of wildlife surrounding which will make your honeymoon experience in Kenya an amazing on. e
- LAKE ELMENTEITA SERENA CAMP – LAKE ELMENTEITA
Lake Elementaita Serena Camp is another breathtaking honeymoon destination in Kenya situated in about 2 hours’ drive from Nairobi on Lake Elementaita’s sapphire-blue shoreline in the Rift Valley Lakes area. The lodge is situated in the bird-watchers haven famous for hosting over 450 bird species including the pelicans, waterfowls and pink flamingoes among others making it one of the best honey moon destination for individuals interested in birds.
Lake Elementaita Serena Camp is a luxury lodge with 25 luxury suites designed beautifully to blend the history of aristocratic elegance with modern luxury. Each of the luxury suite features a private deck overlooking with a view to the lake, Wi-Fi connection, a mini bar, an electronic safe and own private plunge pool.
- FAIRMONT MOUNT KENYA SAFARI CLUB – NANYUKI
The Fairmount Mount Kenya Safari Club is a 5 star hotel and one of the best honey destinations in Kenya, the hotel was the 2013 winner of the Travelers’ Choice Awards and is listed in the World’s Top 50 list in Travel & leisure Magazine.
The Fairmount Mount Kenya Safari Club is located in Nanyuki set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens with magnificent views of the majestic Mount Kenya the tallest mountain in Kenya. The Hotel is a landmark with a magnificent view to behold, the hotel’s main structure reflects the 1950’s colonial architectural design, a luxury country club and independent quaint cottages including William Holden’s original cottage.
The Fairmount Mount Kenya Hotel has a total of 120 luxuriously appointed hotel rooms categorized guest rooms and suites blending perfectly with nature and offer superior comfort. Your honeymoon stay at the hotel is complemented by thrilling activities such as horseback riding, golf croquet, swimming and visiting the animal orphanage.
- OL TUKIA LODGE – AMBOSELI
Ol Tukai Lodge is a beautiful African Lodge and one of the top honeymoon destinations in Kenya, the lodge is located in Amboseli National park one of the best spots in the world to watch the wildlife African elephant and has a spectacular backdrop of the snow capped summit of Mountain Kilimanjaro Africa’s highest mountain.
Ol Tukai Lodge is perfectly situated near the foothills of Kilimanjaro offering a charming contemporary honeymoon retreat in the wilderness of Amboseli national park making it a perfect destination for anyone interested in having a bush honeymoon in Kenya.
Ol Tukai Lodge has elegantly furnished rooms with magnificent views of Mount Kilimanjaro and Amboseli elephants grazing freely in the wetlands and savannah plains of the park.
- WILELI HOUSE – Naivasha
Wileli house is a beautiful Kenya honeymoon destination set within the serene confines of a private Widllfie Conservancy, in the Great Rift Valley, Naivasha along Moi South Lake Road. Wileli House is a hidden gem of Naivasha built using the African interpretation of harmony with nature integrating perfectly with nature and it is reflected in every aspect of the interior décor
Wileli House comprises of 5 uniquely inspired chalets (3 suites that is Rock, Cliff and Bridge) and 2 bedroom cottage chalets. Each chalet has a balcony with a private heated Jacuzzi and each executive suites has an individual plunge pool off the veranda.
Other facilities at Wileli House include a Bistro restaurant, Gift Shop and Spa which you can utilize during your honeymoon.
- FAIRMONT MARA SAFARI CLUB – MASAI MARA
Fairmont Mara Safari Club is an Ultimate luxury honeymoon destination situated in Mara perfect for lovebirds looking for a honeymoon experience in the wilderness of Maasai Mara national reserve the most famous safari destination in Kenya and an excellent wildlife spotting site.
Fairmont Mara Safari Club is set in the foot of the Aitong Hills with 51 luxuriously furnished tents, each of these tents features four-poster beds, en-suite, en-suite facilities and private decks overlooking the Mara river filled with hippos and Nile crocodiles.
Fairmont Mara Safari Club offers an exciting outdoor dining experience featuring African cuisine which is accompanied by a traditional music show, during your honeymoon you can participate in the hot air balloon safari giving you an eye’s view of the endless plains of Maasai Mara and various animals. Hot air balloon experience is complimented by champagne breakfast.
You can also take a stroll along the Hippo trails under the guidance of a watchful Masai Moran.