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Set among lush gardens Ziwa Bush Lodge features traditional Makuti thatched-roof buildings, a restaurant and BBQ facilities. It is located just 12 mi from Lake Nakuru National Park.

The rooms are all decorated with local hand-crafted cedar furniture and come with mountain views and a balcony. The private bathrooms include a shower.

The restaurant serves a selection of continental dishes and Italian cuisine. Vegetarian food is also available. Guests at Ziwa Bush Lodge can visit the EAM Orphanage, which is on the same property.

The lodge is located 19 mi from Menengai Crater in the Great Rift Valley and 28 mi from Lake Elementaita. Nakuru Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.1 for a two-person trip.

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Ziwa Bush Lodge has been welcoming guests since Sept 20, 2013

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.2)

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Free Private Parking Available On Site

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
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Max adults: 2
Standard Double or Twin Room
  • 2 twin beds
  • 1 full bed
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4 reasons to choose Ziwa Bush Lodge

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Lord Egerton Castle
    4.1 miles
  • Egerton Castle
    4.2 miles
  • Westside Mall
    4.5 miles
  • Rift Valley Sports Club
    5.1 miles
  • Egerton University
    5.6 miles
  • Lake Nakuru National Park
    6 miles
  • Lake Nakuru
    6.5 miles
  • Menengai Crater
    9.7 miles
  • Kabarak University
    11.1 miles
  • Greensteds International School
    11.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Java Cafe
    6.8 miles
  • Restaurant KFC
    6.8 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Menengai Crater
    8.1 miles
  • Lake Lake Nakuru
    8.1 miles
  • Lake Lake Elementaita
    21.7 miles
How to get to Ziwa Bush Lodge from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Ziwa Bush Lodge Restaurant

    Food: Indian, Italian, Pizza, Seafood

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Ziwa Bush Lodge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Evening entertainment
  • Playground
  • Fishing
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Currency exchange
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Packed lunches
  • Chapel/Shrine
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Swahili
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2:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 5 years
Crib by request
6+ years
Extra bed by request
$46 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please take note of the following directions to Ziwa Bush Lodge:

- Take the road from Nakuru town towards Eldoret.

- After the first roundabout where Eveready Battery Factory is, keep going for 1.2 mi and take the first left turn to Njoro.

- After 2.5 mi, at the sign for Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology, take the first left onto a gravel road

- After 1.9 mi along this gravel road, there will be a sign on the left saying East African Mission Orphanage, which is on the same property as Ziwa Bush Lodge.

FAQs about Ziwa Bush Lodge

  • Ziwa Bush Lodge is 4.3 miles from the center of Nakuru.

  • Check-in at Ziwa Bush Lodge is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Ziwa Bush Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Ziwa Bush Lodge can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Ziwa Bush Lodge include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • Yes, Ziwa Bush Lodge is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Ziwa Bush Lodge (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Ziwa Bush Lodge by:

    • Taxi 2h 30min

  • Ziwa Bush Lodge offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Playground
    • Fishing
    • Evening entertainment

  • Ziwa Bush Lodge has 1 restaurant:

    • Ziwa Bush Lodge Restaurant