Izaak Walton Inn Hotel
About Izaak Walton Inn Hotel
Located along the Embu-Meru highway, lzaak Walton Inn is situated in a unique relaxation point on the slopes of Mount Kenya with high probability of interacting with monkeys from the nearby Njukiri Forest. The hotel serves as a perfect accommodation spot for travellers and tourists exploring various geographical and wildlife attractions in Kenya’s eastern frontier.
Although the Inn was built in 1930s, it did not accept its first paying customer until 1924. The Inn was named after Izaak Walton, born in 1853 in England. He wrote the complete ‘Angler’, which is one of the most reprinted books to date. When Kenya gained independence, the Britons sold the establishment to the Mugo Family, who still own the hotel. The family has invested and developed the hotel to make it what it is today; a world class conference destination.
Relax and settle into our spacious en suite rooms each offering a haven of personal space, designed for natural living, a comfortable bed, a soft duvet, harmonious colours and the promise of a great night’s sleep. All bedrooms have been tastefully furnished and decorated so that you can enjoy maximum relaxation with minimum fuss. All rooms are also on a quiet location and overlook our evergreen gardens, providing you with a serene and breathtaking view. With every modem convenience, wireless Internet and large dedicated work space, business travel is also evidently addressed. Our rooms each contain either a king-size bed or twin beds. Standard features include satellite TV, hot showers, a work table and air-conditioning.
The marabou stork and the African owl, among other bird species, can be seen in the gardens. The hotel’s evergreen garden provides a superb partying or relaxation environment as you watch the ice capped Mount Kenya when skies are clear. An Olympic-size swimming pool gives ideal relaxation point for swimmers and water-lovers and those who like partying and dining by the pool side. The well-trained horses have always entertained children and adults who wish to have an enjoyable ride round the hotel. On the other side of the hotel is the Kenol Tavern; an ideal night club where music flows all week long and you can dance to your favourite tune with our resident DJs.
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Izaak Walton Inn Hotel Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling