Vacation rentals in Nakuru

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Popular amenities for Nakuru vacation rentals

Stay near Nakuru's top sights

Sarova Woodlands Hotel & Spa Nakuru4 locals recommend
Westside Mall13 locals recommend
Hotel Waterbuck5 locals recommend
The Alps Hotel Nakuru4 locals recommend
KFC Restaurant Nakuru.8 locals recommend
Merica Hotel6 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Nakuru

  • Total rentals

    1.3K properties

  • Total number of reviews

    4.4K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    560 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    290 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    130 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    600 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Nakuru?

    Nakuru has a temperate climate, with average temperatures ranging from 50°F (10°C) to 82°F (28°C). Rainfall is moderate throughout the year, with the wettest months being April and May. Remember to pack appropriate clothing for your visit.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Nakuru?

    Popular activities in Nakuru include wildlife viewing in Lake Nakuru National Park, exploring the Menengai Crater, and immersing in the region's history at the Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site and Museum. You can also take a leisurely boat ride on nearby Lake Naivasha.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Nakuru?

    The most popular time to visit Nakuru is from January to March, and from June to October, when the weather is generally drier. The region hosts the Menengai Crater Marathon in April and the Nakuru Agricultural Show in July, which showcase local culture and tradition.

  • What are the best places to stay in Nakuru?

    Nakuru is divided into several vibrant neighborhoods, each with its unique charm. Frequent travelers to the city often recommend staying in the central district for its convenience and proximity to local attractions. If you enjoy a serene atmosphere surrounded by nature, the areas adjacent to Lake Nakuru and Menengai Crater are worth considering. The Milimani neighborhood is also well-liked for its upscale accommodation options and lush landscapes.

  • What are the best places to visit in Nakuru?

    In Nakuru, you can explore Lake Nakuru National Park, known for its wide array of wildlife including flamingos and rhinos. Menengai Crater, one of the largest volcanic calderas in the world, is also worth a visit. Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site and Museum provides insight into the region's history and culture.

  • What are some hiking trails in Nakuru?

    For hikers, a trek to Menengai Crater provides a challenging trail with panoramic views at the summit. The hike around Lake Nakuru, though less challenging, offers opportunities to spot wildlife along the trail. Please remember to respect local regulations and wildlife.

  • What are some family activities to do in Nakuru?

    Families can explore Lake Nakuru National Park's wildlife, visit Lord Egerton Castle for its historical significance, or spend a day at the Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site and Museum. For outdoor fun, a boat ride on Lake Naivasha, just a short drive from Nakuru, is frequently suggested.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Nakuru?

    Day trips from Nakuru can include a visit to Lake Naivasha for a boat ride or wildlife viewing, exploring the Hell's Gate National Park's unique landscape, or taking a cultural tour to the nearby Njoro Town, known for its traditional Kenyan culture and history.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Nakuru?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Nakuru. Choose from more than 290 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Are there Nakuru vacation rentals on Airbnb with pools?

    Yes! Dive into the perfect getaway at one of over 130 vacation homes with pools in Nakuru, available on Airbnb. Make a splash and soak up the sun in style!

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