Set in lush open grassland near the foot of Mt Kenya, the Sirimon Bandas are on the edge of Mt Kenya National Park and are owned by Kenya Wildlife Service, KWS.
A stone cottage houses 2 semidetached bandas. Each banda has 2 bedrooms, made up ot1 double and i twin. Each banda bathroom with a hot water shower. Each also has a sitting room with a log ﬁre leading into an open plan dining room and a galley kitchen equipped with gas stove, kitchen utensils, Cutlery, crockery and glassware. Doors from the sitting room open onto a veranda. A resident caretaker provides bed linen, towels, soap, 1oo paper and kerosene lamps.
The park is ideal for bird watching; over 130 species have been recorded Trekking and mountain climbing are excellent in this area. Wildlife see in the park includes elephant, black rhino, giant forest hog, tree hyrax white tailed mongoose, suni, bongo, duiker, bushbuck, lion and leopard. The bandas are about 24Okm north of Nairobi and about 25km from Nanyuki, situated on the right of the r0ad,just outside the Sirimon Gate to Mt Kenya National Park. 4WD vehicles are recommended all year round and essential in the rains.
KWS,Sirimon Bandas – Facilities
- Mountain climbing
- self drive game drives
- Self catering
- Accommodation only
- Credit cards
Postal Address: P.O. Box 40241-00100,Nairobi.
Tel: +254 20 6000800
Mobile: +254 726 610508
Fax: +254 20 6003792