About Elsamere Museum

Elsamere Museum is the previous domestic of Joy and George Adamson. Famend for Elsa the Lioness who is tale become instructed through Joy in her global bestseller “Born Free” and in the movie of the equal name.

Today Elsamere is a pleasant motel run through the Elsa Trust supplying dual bedded lodging in character cottages set in the lovely grounds and gives a homely atmosphere. Desirable meals and a calming live.

The grounds and lake offer a non violent surroundings which abounds with wildlife -substantially over 300 chook species making it a super live for all chook lovers.


  • Touring in the Elsamere Museum.
  • Relaxing.
  • Enjoying the surrounding nature.
  • Enjoying English tea.
  • Bird watching.

Elsamere Museum Accommodation

At Elsamere Lodge consists of 10 double bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms and private patios overlooking the lake. Each cabin is named after Joy Adamson’s pets: Elsa the lioness. Penny the leopard, Pippa the cheetah and Pati the rock hyrax.

Lunch is usually served in the lakeside garden and dinner in Joy’s dining room. Boat tours on Lake Naivasha, visits to Hell’s Gate, flower farms. Crater Lake and Crescent Island are just a few of the excursions offered in Elsamere.