Hogmead

hogmead-evening-exterior-back-1.jpg.1024x0Hogmead is a boutique country house in Nairobi. It offers first class accommodation and service, surrounded by the history of bygone eras.

Hogmead is set in the tranquil surroundings of its own private estate. It is often used as a stepping stone for guests exploring the delights of East Africa. With a contemporary style, Hogmead has been designed to reflect its surroundings in light and open way, yet sympathetic to its heritage.

Accommodation
This hotel offers six rooms in the main house and six in the garden wing and it is able to accommodate a maximum of 24 guests. The six boutique rooms are unique and very spacious. They are all en-suite. They have been lovingly decorated in elegant furnishings echoing the most beautiful places in Kenya. The other six rooms are garden rooms. They are also en-suite. They are perfectly formed but are smaller replicas of the Main House. The Mara Suite is the largest of the en-suite double bedrooms at Hogmead. It has stunning views across the front lawn to the famous Ngong Hills in the distance.

Facilities
Hogmead has Wi-Fi ensuring that guests do not have to leave their communication too far behind when they stay in this boutique hotel. Connecting the stately and intimate drawing and dining rooms is the central open-air bar and lounge. It is warmed in the cool evenings by an impressive hand-carved limestone fireplace. The lounge invites guests to sit, relax and absorb the magnificent views of the Ngong Hills.

Location
Hogmead aims to offer unparalleled personal service, a contemporary style and colonial comfort. The area where it is located offers views of the Ngong Hills and is convenient for many of Nairobi’s many attractions. These include the David Sheldrick Elepgant Orphanage, Nairobi Game Park, the Giraffe Sanctuary, Kazuri Beads, Kitengela Glass Studios etc. During lunch on the Hogmead veranda guests will often see these giraffe at one with nature; however a visit to the Giraffe Centre will give you a greater insight into these magnificent animals.

Recommended For
Whether starting your adventures in Africa, connecting between locations or heading home, Hogmead will ensure that your experience is everything that a sojourn in a city on the edge of the wild should be. It is designed to encompass both intimacy and privacy. Hogmead therefore offers Nairobi’s only solution to indulgent home-from-home living.


Local Tip

Nairobi National Park is only a few minutes’ drive from Hogmead. Guests can enjoy early morning game drives with picnic breakfasts and picnic lunches if they choose to spend a whole day there in the beautiful wilderness.


 Contacts:

Email: suzan@scckenya.com
Telephone: +254 703 905 647
Address: Kikenni Lane , Langata
Website: www.hogmead.com/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Hogmead
Twitter: www.twitter.com/scckenya

Directions: Hogmead resides along Kikenni Lane in Mukoma Estate. This is a very prominent location as it neighbours many of the top highlights that Nairobi has to offer.

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