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Aberdare and Mount Kenya Safari Lodges

Resembling and named after Noah's Ark, The Ark (safari Lodge) in Aberdares comprises three decks from which numerous balconies and lounges provide superb vantage points for game viewing.

The Ark lodge has a ground level bunker provides excellent photographic opportunities and takes you closer than you would believe possible to the animals such as elephant, rhino, leopard, bushbuck and occasionally an elusive bongo or giant forest hog.

The Ark consists of 60 cabin-style en-suite rooms.

All cabins have a private bathroom with shower and are comfortably furnished to enjoy views of the forest or waterhole. Accommodation at The Ark consists of 60 en-suite rooms.

View of the waterhole at the Serena Mountain Lodge Serena mountain Lodge with elephants at the water hole Serena Mountain Lodge balconies where you sit and watch wildlife

Serena Mountain Lodge accommodation Serena mountain Lodge is the only ‘tree hotel’ ever to be built on the slopes of Mount Kenya, Serena Mountain Lodge offers a matchless game viewing opportunity whilst combining a glorious panorama of mountain vistas with the primordial splendours of an ancient rainforest.

Serena Mountain Lodge is raised on stilts above the forest canopy, a timbered drawbridge leads from the forest and up on to the wooden ‘decks’ of the lodge. The lodge offersf snugly comfortable, cabin-styled rooms.

Serena Mountain Lodge offers accommodation in 42 guest rooms; 18 rooms with two single beds, 4 rooms with doubles beds and 2 rooms with single beds. Each timber-built, cabin-styled room has its own luxury ensuite bathroom and a private balcony overlooking the water hole. The décor, which echoes the Kikuyu culture, features hand-woven wall hangings, soft lighting and cosily-warm soft furnishings.

Serena Mountain Lodge's timbered dining room is surrounded by windows and has been built on stilts so as to seemingly float above the liana-strung forest whilst commanding enchanting views over this primeval environment. The menu has been planned to offer a blend of traditionally hearty safari favourites, spicy ethnic cuisine, crisp salads and internationally-themed dishes.

Activities to engage in at the Serena Mountain Lodge include guided walks through the forest, trout fishing in the clear mountain streams, trips to the high moorlands of the mountain, and 5-day luxury climbs of the mountain.

Treetops Hotel (Lodge) - Aberdares with view of the waterhole Treetops Hotel African wildlife viewing Treetops Hotel (Lodge) - Aberdares wildlife viewing from the lodge's balconies

Nature walks at the Treetops Hotel (Lodge) - Aberdares Originally built in 1932, Treetops hotel (lodge) is famous as the place where the then-Princess Elizabeth learned of her father's death and ascended to the British Throne in 1952.

Treetops Hotel (lodge) is nestled deep in the forest of Aberdare National Park in the path of an ancient Elephant migratory route between the Aberdare Mountains and Mt Kenya National park, and is strategically sited right in front of a watering hole and salt lick. The Treetops Hotel (lodge) is dedicated to night game viewing. 

Treetops hotel (lodge) rises straight out of the ground on stilts and has four decks and a rooftop viewing platform. Being the original tree lodge, Treetops hotel (lodge) is legendry for its royal connection and the animals it attracts i.e. Rhinos, Elephants, Buffalos, Bushbucks, Waterbucks and many other species.

The Treetops hotel (lodge) offers accommodation in 48 cozy rooms and two suites, a lounge overlooking the waterhole.

Treetops Hotel (lodge) also has a restaurant where dinner is served on charming old world refectory tables with bench seating. Treetops lodge's guests are advised to bring warm clothing as nights can get chilly at this lodge, which is 6,450 feet above sea level.

Outspan Hotel in the town of Nyeri was where the inimitable Lord Baden Powell, founder of the scouting movement, spent his final years.  This magical place is suffused with history, and has retained all its charm and appeal since it was built over 80 years ago. Lord and Lady Baden Powell cottage - Paxtu, is now a museum that is open to our visitors, and to scouts and guides from all over the world.

Outspan Hotel is close to the stunning Karuru Falls and set amongst manicured lawns and established gardens, you can delight at the roaming peacocks, marvel at the dancing by members of the Kikuyu ethnic community and try out one of the myriad on-site activities.

Outspan Hotel offers accommodation in 14 Chania Rooms, 3 Chania Cottages, 28 Standard Rooms -19 with fireplace. All rooms have Satellite TV, Telephones and Tea making facilities. All rooms feature satellite television, telephones and tea making facilities, and are set out in deluxe rooms, standard rooms and deluxe cottages.  The décor is comfortable and in-fitting with the old-style elegance of the establishment. At the Outspan Hotel meals are served in the dining room or on a wide verandah.

On-site activities at the Outspan Hotel include swimming in the pool or playing tennis and squash on the courts.  Golf enthusiasts can visit the neighbouring Nyeri Golf Club.  For cultural excursions, guests can visit the Paxtu Cottage – the final home of Lord and Lady Baden Powell which now serves as a memorial and museum.  Nature and wildlife lovers can take game drives in Aberdare National Park and guided nature walks along the River Chania.

Mount Kenya Safari Club is made up of luxurious cottages and elegant buildings set amid manicured lawns and decorative ponds with magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya. The Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Resort is set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens.

Mount Kenya Safari Club Resort offers accommodation in 120 luxuriously appointed hotel rooms which are divided in to Deluxe rooms, Suites, and Cottages. All rooms at the mount Kenya Safari Club feature fire place, in room safe, a fully stocked mini-bar, tea and coffee facilities, separate WC and rain shower. The Suites have mainly king-bedded room, with fireplace, one sitting room, private veranda or balcony overlooking the river and Mount Kenya. The Cottages offer two bedrooms with en-suite bathroom, a spacious lounge with fireplace, private veranda and lawn garden overlooking the manicured grounds and Mount Kenya.

Dressing code for dinning at the Mount Kenya Safari Club is strictly smart casual, and ladies are asked not to wear mini-skirts. Special early supper can be served in the main dining room for children under 12 years old, and children are not allowed in the public areas after 9:30 p.m.

Activities and facilities within the Mount Kenya Safari Club include 9-hole golf course, tennis, horse trekking, snooker, swimming, fishing, bird watching and mountain climbing.

Facilities at the Mount Kenya Safari club include 9-hole golf course, heated swimming pool, horse riding, tennis, bowling green, table tennis, boutique, gift & souvenir shops. Mount Kenya Safari Club provides a comprehensive range of conference rooms, business facilities, all round secretarial services and audio equipment.