If you are planning a safari wedding, then Nanyuki is the place for you. Nanyuki was started by the British settlers during the colonial period some of who the descendants still live there. The town is famous for the large farms, ranches, game parks and wildlife conservatives in the region. It is also the base for people seeking to climb Mount Kenya. You can get to Nanyuki from Nairobi either by road or by air since the town has an airstrip.
Below are top 5 wedding venues in Nanyuki that you should consider when trying to find a venue in Nanyuki to start your happily ever after.
THE MAIYAN; Maiyan is a Maasai word meaning God’s blessings and this particular development draws its inspiration from 3 elements blessings, harmony and excellence. The development is located 20km from Nanyuki town and 5km off the Nanyuki Dol-Dol road. It is set on a backdrop of Lolldaiga hills and Mount Kenya and sits on 146 acres of natural lush landscape.
The development offers three main wedding packages to choose from, the Classic that is priced at Ksh 3000 per person, Gold package priced at Ksh 3500 per person and Platinum that is priced at Ksh 4500 per person. The venue for weddings is in their garden where your guests can experience the warm sun and the beautiful natural aesthetics compliments each wedding theme.
THE MUKIMA HOUSE
Built on a private owned 360 acres of land the house dates back to the colonial era. Mukima House is a perfect place to hold a private wedding. You enjoy the natural scenery surrounding the property. For a guest list of about 150 guests, you can choose to have the wedding inside the house. For a guest list of more than 200 guests, the well-manicured garden is the best place to hold your wedding. The property has a dam and one can choose to have the wedding ceremony right next to it.
The house can cater for every couple wedding needs and a package can be custom-made to ensure that all those needs are catered for.
FAIRMONT MOUNT KENYA SAFARI CLUB; Well if you want a taste of royalty, then this is the place to have your wedding.
Set on 100 acres of landscaped gardens, the hotel offers a blend of comfort, adventure and relaxation. It has a magnificent view of the great Mount Kenya and one does not have to travel far from the hotel to see the wild animals that the Nanyuki area is famous for with all the wildlife conservatives surrounding the hotel.
The hotel has an indoor ballroom that has seating of 300 guests and a small chapel that is ideal for a service of a guest list, not more than 15. The gardens can seat up to 500 guests. The hotel can tailor make a package for each couple since every couple’s needs are unique. Newlyweds can indulge in the hotel’s honeymoon extras that include; romantic breakfast on the slopes of Mount Kenya, Nature walks, horse riding and picnic on Lake Alice where Price William proposed to Kate Middleton.
SWEETWATER SERENA CAMP; If you are looking to have a safari wedding, then this is the venue for you. Located 17km from Nanyuki town, the camp is perched within the Ol Pajeta Conservancy. The camp has different spaces to cater for whatever theme the couple is going for their wedding. Apart from the actual wedding package the camp also offers special accommodation packages for the entire wedding guest list. After the wedding, the couple and the guests can take a safari drive within the conservancy and enjoy the wildlife the camp has to offer.
FALCON HEIGHTS HOTEL; The hotel is a private boutique that offers exclusive privacy and the independence of planning your wedding whatever the theme you have in mind for your big day the hotel will make it happen. The hotel has indoor facilities that can accommodate 100-200 guests and a garden that can accomodate 500 guests. They have 3 main wedding packages; the Golden reception, the Silver reception and the Bronze reception. Seeking relaxation also? The lush gardens allow the guests to soak up the warmth of the African sun as they attend your wedding.
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