Elsamere is the former home of Joy, and Joy told George Adamson, renowned for Elsa the Lioness, who's a story in her international bestseller "Born Free" and the film of the same name. Today Elsamere is a friendly lodge run by the Elsa Trust offering twin-bedded accommodation in individual cottages set in the beautiful grounds and offers a homely atmosphere, good food, and a relaxing stay.
Elsamere has its boats for bird-watching trips and visiting nearby Crescent Island. Day visits can be made to Hell’s Gate National Park, the Geothermal Power Station, the volcanic Crater Lake, and to see the stunning flocks of flamingos in Lake Nakuru National Park.
Available in Main Area
No Swimming Pool
Accommodation consists of comfortable garden cottages and Joy's room within the main house, and the overall atmosphere is one of relaxed, homely comfort. This budget-friendly lodge will appeal to anyone interested in conservation and the incredible lives of the Adamsons.
10 double rooms, all ensuite with private verandah facing the lake. Hot water is available throughout the day.
The grounds and lake provide a peaceful environment that abounds with wildlife -notably over 300 bird species making it an ideal stay for all bird lovers.