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Lily Pond Arts Centre - CLOSED

Ol Pejeta Road | Behind Lions Court Hotel, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
+254 702 006501
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
30 Mar 2017
“Great place to stop”
26 Oct 2015
“Lovely meal in the outdoors”
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ol Pejeta Road | Behind Lions Court Hotel, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. If you're on a long car trip or just sick if Nairobi traffic, this is a good spot to relax

Thank moiram383
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Visited the lily pond restaurant on Mashujaa day. Ate the best chicken burger ever!! My partner had a lovely steak. We came back at four for vanilla cake and tea..yuuuuuuuum

Thank NyahAsenath
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Had lunch here on our drive from Nairobi to Samburu. Really enjoyed the quiet setting...food was good, esp. The Pumpkin Soup...best ever! Had a nice chat with co-partner Lily and she was a wealth of info about the area. They have lots of doings at...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 7 September 2014

It was our first day in Kenya and who would have believed that our guide would take us to an An Irish pub in the Kenya bush? Lilly's Irish Bar & Restaurant at Lilly Pond was a pleasent surprise. Run by an affable Irishman, it...More

1  Thank kokopeli5
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We stopped at The Lily Pond for lunch with our tour group on the way to Samburu. Lunch was great with the best Pineapple upside down cake for dessert. But when we walked in, there were six people passed out next to the bar lying...More

Thank ljc65
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Went for dinner and to see if the Quiz was on on Friday night. May well be the first & last time I visit Lily ponds. No real atmosphere and the music was so loud we couldn't hold a descent conversation. The food was the...More

Thank HockingC
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We stopped here for lunch during a long drive from Nairobi to Samburu, and were surprised with the beauty and quaint atmosphere of this little restaurant! The food was great and the seating area was surrounded by- you guessed it- a huge lily pond! Everything...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 12 July 2014

This restaurant was the fiirst stop enroute to our first game lodge and what a wonderful surprise! The lily Pond was a wonderful oasis on a long drive after a very long plane ride. The grounds are beautiful and the food was fabulous! My glasses...More

Thank Mndhenry
Reviewed 11 July 2014

This was one of the stops on an amazing 11 day Gate 1 Kenya tour. The Lily Pond Arts Centre is a hidden gem and if it wasn't one of our stops, I might have missed it if I was traveling on my own. Great...More

1  Thank Mitchell K
Reviewed 6 July 2014

During a tour in Kenya with Gate 1, we stopped at the Lily Pond for lunch. The food was wonderful (great flavor, perfect portion) and the service was fabulous. The waiter even helped me learn some Swahili words and even wrote them down so I...More

Thank Taunya H
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ol Pejeta Road | Behind Lions Court Hotel, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Rift Valley Province  >  Laikipia County  >  Nanyuki Municipality  >  Nanyuki Town
  • Phone Number: +254 702 006501
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Come and enjoy a healthy lunch on a deck, overlooking a lily pond.We grow our own herbs and take them straight from our herb garden onto your lunch plate !With the great Mount Kenya as a backdrop, you can also enjoy watching the white egret, hunting the frogs in the pond!
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