Rift Valley Golf Circuit

The Great Rift Valley is among Kenya's most scenic and beautiful landscapes and one of the wonders of the natural world, the dramatic valley splits the country in half leaving high valleys, beautiful lakes filled with flamingoes and surrounded by wildlife who call the various lakes home.

This Circuit comprises of the following Golf Clubs:

  1. Lake Nakuru Sports & Golf Club

  2. Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort

  3. Nandi Bears Golf Club

Lake Nakuru Sports & Golf Club

Course Information

Course Opened in 1929

18-hole course, par 73

Tee Yardage: 6802 yards


Laid on the Menengai crater, Lake Nakuru Golf Club has one of Kenya's most scenic Golf Courses, with stunning views of Lake Nakuru and the Rift Valley escarpments.The course is challenging yet enjoyable with very narrow Fairways that make the course challenging and exciting.

Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf Resort

Course Information
Opened in 2000
18-hole course, par 71
Altitude: 2,088 meters
Tee yardage: 7,107 Yards (championship) 6,504 Yards Mens, 5,502 Yards Ladies

Designer: Thomas Fjastad


The Great Rift Valley Lodge and Golf Resort is among Kenya's top Golf Courses, nestled on the Mau escarpment in the Great Rift Valley, the course features sweeping views of Lake Naivasha, Mount Longonot, Kiangop range and the Aberdare Mountains. The resort also features the most diverse birdlife in Africa with 300 recored species including Pelicans and Flamingos who fly over the course en-route to the various lakes in the area. The course is challenging with 5 Major water features and well bunked holes, it also features Kenya's longest hole the Par-5 17th hole which is 645-Yards

Nandi Bears Golf Club

Course Information

Opened in 1951
9-hole course, Par 72
Altitude: 1890 meters
Tee Yardage: 6,462 Yards (mens) 5,586 Yards (Ladies)


Nandi Bears Golf Club is a less popular Kenyan Golf Club however it features well kept greens with beautiful vistas of the Nyando Plains to the south and Tinderet Hills that feature rolling hills of Tea plantations. From Nandi visitors can also make trips to visit Kakamega Forest where you can get a break from the heat of the sun under a canopy of indigenous tropical rainforest which is the only remaining rainforest in the country.