The Ark Lodge located in Aberdare National Park makes it one of the best hotels to stay, modern comfort and convenience are combined to ensure the guests’ satisfaction. It is a unique game lodge that overlooks a floodlit waterhole and salt lick which attracts a host of wildlife. This lodge uniquely resembles the actual Ark, having numerous balconies and lounges. These balconies and lounges provide superb views of animals visiting the salt-lick and waterhole. There is a ground level bunker at the Ark which is a great way for excellent photography. Ark Lodge is a five-star lodge which has 60 guestrooms to offer. There are all the comforts expected by guests with high class service. The guest rooms are all en-suite. All cabins have private bathrooms with shower, and are comfortably furnished with bedside lamps and carpeted floors to ward off the evening and morning chill. Close to your room are views of the forest or waterhole, revealing game.
Located in the Aberdare National Park, the Treetops Lodge Nyeri tree-house lodge on stilts is famous as the place where Queen Elizabeth II visited as a princess and left as queen. Originally built in 1932, Treetops Lodge lies in the path of an ancient Elephant migratory route between the Aberdare Ranges and Mt Kenya National park, and is strategically sited right in front of a natural watering hole and salt lick, making it the perfect place to view game. Treetops is as much a part of nature as it has an ancient tree growing right through the hotel, with the lodge being built around it. It is the perfect fusion of nature and comfort sporting a rustic look that fits right into the Aberdares. Treetops has 36 en-suite rooms. In all rooms there is a buzzer used to notify guests of any animals appearing at the waterhole. The view deck is strategically located in a semi-open area, and is the best place to view animals.