- Pre / Post Mnt kenya stopover
- Basic but comfortable
- Good value
- Nice Gardens
Bantu Mountain Lodge, formerly Mountain Rock Lodge, is a convenient budget overnight stop before or after climbing Mount Kenya. Rooms are basic but comfortable, the gardens are lush and there is a certain old world charm to the bar and dining areas.
Bantu Mountain Lodge is tucked away in the woods on the lower slopes of Mt. Kenya, 7kms North of Naro moru, 15kms south of Nanyuki and less than 1km from the main road.
The lodge is surrounded by gardens often frequented by prodigious birdlife and wildlife.
- High quality camp
- Fully inclusive
- Excellent game-viewing
- Strict eco-friendly principles
- Aberdares National Park
- Rustic, traditional lodging
- Watering hole
- Wildlife viewing from the lodge
- Distinctive, elevated location
- Camel safaris and fly-camping
- Fishing, horse riding, bird watching
- Day & night game drives, bush walks
- Small intimate safari camp
- Superb Wilderness location
- Fly camping & Bush Walks
- Fantastic for Families
- Country house feel
- Wilderness experience
- Fantastic facilities
- Beautiful landscapes
- Temporary adventure camps
- Beautiful locations
- Camel Supported Walking Safaris
- Exclusive location
- Excellent wildlife
- Small swimming pool
- Family Friendly
- Stunning panoramic views
- Excellent Game viewing
- Unique, luxury lodge
- Unusual Wildlife
- Romantic setting
- Remote Meru NP location
I had just the most incredible time on the climb.
The team were incredible and just so accommodating. I really only have good things to say as it was such a great experience.
George was as good as a guide as it gets, very articulate and made sure I was comfortable the whole way up with frequent briefings.
Finn R reviewing Mount Kenya Sirimon Naro Moru Trek on 10 May 2019
The trip was amazing everything was better than we could have imagined.
There was a moment climbing the mount Kenya where my wife accused me of tricking her into doing this (half kidding) as some of the nights got pretty cold, but we were dressed well and the sunrise at the peak was astonishing.
Safari was spectacular, Ben who was our main guide and driver was awesome! We saw everything excepts rhinos which were more of a hope than a reality. We also were able to watch a rock python eat a Thompson gazel live. It was one of the most interesting and unsettling things I have ever seen.
Just overall, so many moments that make you think wow or I can't believe I am here. Thank you for your help in getting everything set up. I don't believe I could have booked the trip without your help and guidance. It was an amazing way to start our marriage and truly the trip of a lifetime!
William K reviewing 11 Day Mount Kenya Trek and Masai Mara Safari Combined on 29 October 2018
We both suffered but enjoyed it immensely. Just how it should be!!!!
Our route up the mountain, the Burguret trail is very arduous and certainly should not be used for people who are not very fit and experienced trekkers. It mainly followers animal trails through the forests and bog lands around the mountain. The Chogoria route down was great. The guide and porters were great. Wild camping means just that, really just what I wanted, but I have lived in Kenya.
Jonathan B reviewing Mount Kenya: Burguret Chogoria Traverse on 24 September 2018