Hippo Safaris Resort

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
moi south lake, 20117, Naivasha, Kenya
2.5 out of 5 rating 11 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 2.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Naivasha, Hippo Safaris Resort is a 1-minute drive from Lake Naivasha and 8 minutes from Naivasha District Hospital. This hotel is 9.3 mi (14.9 km) from Hell's Gate National Park and 9.1 mi (14.6 km) from Kenya Wildlife Service Training Institute.


Stay in one of 20 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Digital television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include blackout drapes/curtains, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


At Hippo Safaris Resort, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

The front desk is staffed during limited hours. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lake Naivasha - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Naivasha District Hospital - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi
Kenya Wildlife Service Training Institute - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
Hell's Gate National Park - Elsa Gate - 14.8 km / 9.2 mi
Hell's Gate National Park - 14.9 km / 9.3 mi
Ol Njorowa Gorge - 23.8 km / 14.8 mi
Mt. Longonot National Park - 24.9 km / 15.5 mi
Olkaria Natural Health Spa - 26.7 km / 16.6 mi
Crater Lake Game Sanctuary - 30.3 km / 18.8 mi
Gilgil Stadium - 36.3 km / 22.6 mi
Olkaria Mountain - 37.9 km / 23.5 mi
Kijabe Mission Hospital - 41.2 km / 25.6 mi
Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley - 42.9 km / 26.6 mi
Longonot Satellite Earth Station - 43 km / 26.7 mi
Lake Elmenteita - 43.4 km / 27 mi

The nearest airports are:
Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 104.5 km / 64.9 mi
Nairobi (WIL-Wilson) - 90.4 km / 56.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 12pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KES 7000 per vehicle

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Garden
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Terrace
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Restaurant - 1
  • -One meeting room - 1
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking