Lengishu HouseLengishu House

Lengishu House

From: $1,350.00

Lengishu House in the Borana Conservancy is the newest and most successful Rhino breeding area at present. Spacious and private cottages and the main house making this an excellent choice for a honeymoon or an extended family with children.


Lengishu House

Borana Conservancy, Laikipia

Sleeps 6 guests sharing. Open year round.

Built onto a hillside in Laikipia, in the heart of the Borana Conservancy, lies Lengishu House. An exclusive use family home it provides a luxury on a level not seen before on the safari circuit. The conservancy is the newest and home to one of the most successful Rhino breeding projects in Africa.

This is your chance to introduce your children to the dwindling numbers of Rhino in the world. From each vantage point in the house views stretch East to the horizon over the plains. The house comfortably sleeps 12 guests and prides itself on sustainable tourism activities. Your game drives or other activities are at your own pace, private staff cater to your every need and desire here.

Built by local artisans and making use of material that has been sourced locally the décor is simple, tasteful and very warm. The interiors combine the owners Scottish heritage with that of the local Samburu culture. Vaulted ceilings, several fire places and a warm inviting atmosphere.


Lengishu House comprises six luxuriously decorated bedrooms in 4 cottages. The cottages are set apart from the main house and all face East to capitalize on the incredible views.

Two of these cottage rooms are private making them ideal for couples while the upper and lower two cottages are perfect for families with children.

All the rooms are very spacious with an indoor fireplace and the en-suite bathrooms have a rain shower and free standing bath. The floor to ceiling windows provide incredible views for bath tub game viewing while you soak.

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Consider combining this with Angama Mara, Finch Hattons or Governors Camp.

The conservancy hosts the most successful Rhino breeding project under the Borana Conservancy.

How to get there

Fly In

Fly in to Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with Egypt Air, Swiss Air, Lufthansa, KLM, Turkish Airlines, Emirates or Qatar Airways.

On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport you will be met by your safari representative who will drive you to Wilson Airport and assist you onto a light aircraft for your flight to Lewa Downs airstrip. Your guide will meet you on arrival for the 90 minute game drive to Lengishu.

Private charter flights can be arranged direct to Lengishu with a 15 minute transfer to the house.

For assistance with domestic flights get in touch with us, we’ll make sure your safari plans are seamless.

Included / Excluded


  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Local brand drinks
  • Airstrip transfers
  • Sundowners
  • Laundry
  • WiFi
  • Twice daily game drives
  • Guided bush walks
  • Mountain biking
  • Horse riding (one per stay)


  • Premium brand drinks
  • Domestic flights or charters
  • Visa fees’
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Spa treatments
  • Travel insurance
  • Lewa Wildlife Conservancy fee
  • Late departure costs

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