Nestled in the heart of the Mount Kenya frontier in Nanyuki, Sportsman's Arms Hotel boasts of a magnificent view of Kenya's largest mountain and is a hub for trekkers climbing the Sirimon and Burguret routes. With the equator crossing this northern hemisphere, the hotel has become a favourite destination for the business executive and the discerning local and international holiday maker.
Sportsman's Arms experience promises comfort and friendly efficient services.The hotel's stylish and relaxed atmosphere is the perfect choice for business or leisure. Meetings, weddings, conferences, seminars, retreats and other special events have become part of the daily activities at the hotel.
This famous hotel is easily accessible as it is two hours drive from Nairobi, 500 metres from the town’s main street and only five minutes' drive from the Nanyuki airstrip.
The hotel has 172 beds that range in pricing and style. It comprises two ultra modern wings which have several deluxe self-contained rooms, complete with satellite television.
Set around a spacious enclosed courtyard are cosy country cottages, the luxurious one to two bed-roomed cottages are complete with a kitchenette, lounge area, en-suite bathroom and a classic fireplace.
Sportsman's Arms Hotel offers both a la carte and buffet menus which are inspired by locally sourced ingredients and inventive recipes. Nyama Choma, the true taste of barbecued meat and a trademark of Kenya, is a popular feature in the superbly red restaurant. A wide variety of farm fresh vegetables and tropical fruits are also served.
The hotel's four bars have a friendly atmosphere and serve a wide range of international and Kenyan brews. Guests can enjoy a laid back drink and sample Kenyan hospitality at its best.