Sarova Hotels & Resorts has announced a franchise agreement with Maiyan Luxury Resort, located in the Nanyuki region of Laikipia County, Kenya.
Effective November 1, 2023, Maiyan Luxury Resort will be rebranded as Sarova Maiyan Nanyuki. It will become the ninth property under the Sarova Hotels & Resorts umbrella.
This strategic move comes amidst a growing interest and demand from both domestic and international travellers in the Mount Kenya region, particularly Laikipia County.
“As a part of Sarova Hotels, Maiyan Resort will benefit from our experienced team, our operating standards, and our extensive customer reach through our Sarova Zawadi Guest Loyalty program…” said Sarova Hotels Group Managing Director, Jimi Kariuki in an emailed statement.
James Mworia, the Chairman of Maiyan Luxury Resort, said, “This partnership is more than just a collaboration; it’s a realization of our shared vision to create a world-class destination.”
“Our dedicated staff will have the opportunity to learn and implement best practices from an experienced and well-respected brand like Sarova.”
Other Sarova hotels in Kenya include Sarova Stanley and Sarova Panafric in Nairobi, Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort and Spa in Mombasa, Sarova Mara Game Camp in Masai Mara, Sarova Woodlands in Nakuru, Sarova Imperial in Kisumu, Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge in Nakuru and Sarova Shaba Game Lodge in Samburu.
About Sarova Maiyan Nanyuki
Nestled against the backdrop of Mt. Kenya and Lolldaiga Hills, Sarova Maiyan Nanyuki offers breathtaking views of the Aberdares from the Rooftop pool lounge in all villas.
The resort spans across 113 acres of lush natural landscape and features 18 Duplex Pool villas and 54 rooms equipped with modern amenities.
Guests can enjoy a variety of facilities including a 20-meter heated swimming pool, a state-of-the-art equestrian centre for horseback riding enthusiasts, a mini golf course, an aviary for exotic bird watching and versatile conference, team building, and event spaces.