Loisaba is a lodge located in Northern Laikipia, situated on many acres of its own private ranch. It offers four types of accommodation, providing different experiences depending on where you stay, and offers an excellent view of the escarpment by helicopter or hot air balloon.

Fact Sheet

Location: Northern Laikipia

Unique Features: A lodge that occupies 61,000 acres of its own private game ranch.

Seasons: Loisaba Wilderness (all properties) are closed for the month of May, Loisaba Starbeds are closed for the month of November, Loisaba House is closed from January 6th to June 30th and September 6th to December 15th.

Languages Spoken: English and Swahili

How to get there: Loisaba airstrip is only a 10-minute drive away. There are daily scheduled flights operated by Safarilink from Nairobi to Loisaba, Tropic Air flights from Nanyuki via Meru and Lewa, and Airkenya flights from Wilson airport to Nanyuki. The flight from Nanyuki to Loisaba takes approximately 30 minutes.


  • Loisaba Lodge – 7 en-suite rooms (5 doubles, 1 twin)
  • Kiboko Starbeds – 2 double platforms and 1 twin platform
  • Koija Starbeds – 2 double platforms and 1 twin platform
  • Loisaba House – 2 double en-suite bathrooms
  • Loisaba Cottage – 3 bedrooms, all en-suite
  • Swimming pool, tennis, croquet, boules, laundry service

Drinks Policy: Soft drinks, beer, house wines, and non-luxury spirits are included in the room rates. Champagne, special wines, and luxury spirits are additional.

Activities: Day and night game drives, guided bush and bird walks, bush meals and sundowners, horse riding, camel riding, mountain and quad biking, river rafting (seasonal), fishing (seasonal), helicopter excursions, hot air balloon trips, spa, massage, shopping, and cultural visits.

Interesting Facts: The lodge was voted Best Adventure/Helicopter guide by Harper’s & Queen.