Naivasha, a town rich in flora and fauna with a wide array of lodges, hotels and resorts, is a must-go-to tourist destination for both the eco-tourist and the business tourist. What makes this destination unique is its ability to tap into the conferencing niche, despite the fact that most Naivasha conference venues are located away from the hustle and bustle of the co-operate world. Let’s delve deeper to find out why.
- Its location gives it an edge
Just 90 kilometres from Nairobi,a short distance from Kenya’s capital, the business elite frequent this town to escape the busy routine of the city, and it offers them tranquility and serenity. A place very rich in tourist attraction sites like Hells Gate National Park, Lake Naivasha, Crescent Island, Mount Longonot, Lake Elementaita and Ol Karia just to name a few. Most hotels in the area are located close to Lake Naivasha to achieve a calming surrounding for their guests. This enables outdoor team building exercises that can be custom made to blend in with nature. Its proximity to the capital gives Naivasha a competitive edge for hosting conferences.
- Favourable climatic conditions
Naivasha was not considered a preferred tourist destination as the coastal region was, but it is quickly gaining popularity as business travel booms worldwide. In all fairness, the weather in Naivasha gets as warm as the coast during the day, and is closer to Nairobi. A perfect getaway to brainstorm. Conference facilities in Naivasha offers unique meeting options by the lake or in tents, or even on the green panoramic gardens, all depending on the client’s specifications. What more can you ask for?
Hotels in Naivasha have proved capable of having the capacity to hold world class conferences in their facilities. For example, Enashipei Resort and Spa has a conference room that can hold over 500 people- Entumo conference centre. Which is indeed one of East Africa’s largest conferencing facilities. Right in the heart of Naivasha. Many hotels in Naivasha have a number of conference rooms within their facilities, making them capable of hosting large seminars.
- Variety of hotels
You are spoilt for choice when trying to select a hotel, resort or a lodge for your upcoming meeting but consider one of Naivasha’s very best when settling for a venue. When planning a conference in Naivasha, on a budget, the majestic Astorian Grand Hotel should be one to consider. Designed to cater for different types of meetings, we have conference rooms with the capacity of 100 pax at affordable prices. All the rooms feature the latest technology, not forgetting a business center, this is ideal for holding professional meetings. We offer pocket friendly packages and has a total of 12 conference rooms for meetings, conventions, team building and seminars. Other hotels in Naivasha with conference facilities are and not limited to:
- Enashipai Resort & Spa
- Panorama Park Hotel
- Sawela Lodges
- Burch’s Resort Naivasha
- Lake Naivasha Resort
- Naivasha West Beach Camp
- Sopa Lodges
When you think conference facilities on lush green landscapes, outdoor conferencing, team building locations with the state of the art equipment with a personalized service, choose Naivasha, the hidden gem waiting to be explored.