Sarova Lion Hill Lodge
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About Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge

Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is a luxury safari lodge located in Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya. The lodge situated on a hill overlooks Lake Nakuru, and lush gardens and natural landscapes surround it. Guests can access it by road or air, and it is approximately 160 kilometers from Nairobi.

The lodge offers 67 guest rooms, including standard rooms, superior rooms, and suites, all designed to provide maximum comfort and luxury.

The hotel provides modern amenities such as air conditioning, satellite TV, minibar, and a private balcony or terrace with views of the lake or the park in each room.

The lodge also has several dining options, including the Flamingo Restaurant, which serves a wide range of local and international cuisines, and the Rift Valley Bar, which offers a selection of beverages and snacks. Other facilities at the lodge include a swimming pool, a spa, and a conference center.

One of the main attractions of Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is the opportunity to view wildlife in their natural habitat. Lake Nakuru National Park is home to a wide range of animals, including lions, leopards, rhinos, buffalos, and giraffes, as well as over 400 bird species, including the famous flamingos.

How to get to Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge

  1. By air: The nearest airport to Lake Nakuru National Park is the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi. From there, you can take a connecting flight to the nearby airstrip in Naishi, which is only a 20-minute drive from the lodge. The lodge can arrange for airport transfers upon request.
  2. By road: You can also reach Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge by road. The lodge is about a 2.5-hour drive from Nairobi, and the road is generally good. You can either hire a taxi or a private car, or take a public bus to Nakuru town, and then hire a taxi or take a matatu (minibus) to the park.
  3. By train: Another option is to take the train from Nairobi to Nakuru town, and then hire a taxi or take a matatu to the park. The train journey takes about 3 hours, and trains run daily.


  • 67 bedrooms on the ground floor
  • 64 standard rooms
  • 3 suites: Ziwa, Chui & Faru
  • Interconnecting rooms available

Activities and Services

  • Swimming pool and sauna
  • Pool table, Table tennis, board games
  • Archery, kids activities, tree planting
  • Beauty and Therapeutic Massage Services
  • Cocktails at Baboon Cliff
  • Bush meals
  • Menengai Crater Tour
  • Hyrax Hill and Museum Tour
  • Books, wildlife videos, clothing, and curios from the shop.

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