Amboseli National Park Serena lodge
Amboseli National Park Serena lodge is situated on the shadow of the African highest peak that is Mount Kilimanjaro. The lodge is one of the upmarket lodges (luxury lodge) that is found in the middle of Amboseli national park. It found at the corpse of the giant Acacia trees and gently flowing natural springs. The lodge provides classic accommodations making it a home away from home in the juggle. They have good restaurants that serve both local (continental) dishes and international dishes. The restaurants are open very early in the morning for breakfast and close late in the evening after dinner. Dietary issue is their priority as they serve their guests with the best services. Amboseli national park Serena lodge has free large packing space for their customers. The parking is secure and safe though valuable items are not allowed to be left on your car.
The Amboseli national park Serena lodge has a total of 92 good rooms. All the rooms are equipped with with complimentary wireless internet (free WIFI), 24 hours room service and private balconies. The lodge has great décor with bright colors and the shapes of the traditional local Maasai warriors. Each room is housed in the single-story building wiith open balcones that gives you to enjoy game viewing at the comfort of your room. The locally artichet lodge is built in a look of the Maasai Manyatta themed suites and rooms. This is to maintain the cultural set up of the Maasai people who occupy the area. The rooms have hand-painted walls fresco with good king size beds. The rooms are set in single room, luxurious double rooms and Twin rooms. Family cottages are available that take from 4 to 8 family members. The unique part of Amboseli national park Serena lodge is that all rooms have private verandas with en suite bathrooms. The easily walk-in showers with both hot and cold waters. Other amenities found in each room include: Good celling fan, free wifi, hairdryers, bathrobe, safes, minibars, satellite television and others.
The lodge is ideally nestled in the heart of Kenya’s premium parks which is among the most visited national parks in Kenya after Masai mara national reserve. The lodge location was chosen considering the great Amboseli attractions. These are the scenic views of Mt Kilimanjaro and the free moving large herds of African Elephants.
Location of Amboseli national park Serena lodge
The lodge is located just few meters from th park gates, its 4-star lodge found in the juggle. The lodge is 6.8 kilometers away from the famous Elephant Trust Research Camp. The lodge id nestled in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro the African highest Mountain. The lodge is crowned by the snow-capped peaks of the mountain that rise high behind the lodge. Its located approximately 270 kilomters away from the city Nairobi. When driving it takes around 4 hours drive on good tarmac Nairobi- Mombasa highway. You can also acess the lodge through the daily flights that operate from Wilson airport in Nairobi to Amboseli airstrip. It take only 30 minutes with direct flights from Nairobi Wilson airport to Amboseli airstrip. After reaching the airstrip it takes only few minutes drive to the lodge covering 15 kilometers.
Room types in Amboseli national park Serena lodge
The 4 star luxury lodge nestled in the bush has fully furnished rooms built and decorated using local materials. The painting is locally done by hands of the local maasai people. All the room walls are wall fresco as inspired by the Maasai. The rooms are categorised in to standard rooms, deluxe rooms and executive suites. All the rooms are equipped with modern facilities like free wifi, minibar, Settlite Television, king sized bed, hot and cold showers, mosquito net and others. The rooms are incorporated in single rooms, double rooms, triple or twin rooms. Th family cottages are available that fits families with children. The bathrooms are allensuite in all the categories of rooms with private balycons. Inseveral occations Amboseli national park Serena lodge has worn different awards as the best lodge in the wilderness.
The dinning (food and drinks)
Amboseli national park Serena lodge is a home away from home. The lodge is well serviced ready to serve all guests from different parts of the country. The lodge has one large restaurant that is located at the center of the lodge site. It comprises of the reception and other inquiry area. All meals are served at the restaurants those are: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. The meals are served in alarcate and in buffet depending on the day. The main meals come with three course those are: Soup, Deserter and Main course. The lodge serves meals in different categories depending on how you booked your accommodation. You can book full board, Half board and Bed and Breakfast. The full board category is where you book the accommodation with all the meals included. The meals included are: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner. While those who book half board are given only two meals those are breakfast and lunch. On the other hand Bed and breakfast only catters for the bed and breakfast no meals included.
On the side of drinks, Amboseli national park Serena lodge has only two main bars. The bars are well stocked with international wines and other local drinks. They have both soft drinks and alcoholic drinks at the bars. We do accept credit card payments for the drinks taken at the bar. Guests are also free to order for their drinks or food to be delivered at their comfort zone in their rooms. We also have surprise offers like bush dinner for the guests under request. Incase the guests has any dietary issues, please let the management know so that they will alert the chefs to make special meals for you at no extra costs. All picnic lunches or breakfasts are available under request and timely let of the service team.
Activities done while in Amboseli national park Serena lodge
Being located in the juggle, the lodge has much more to offer to the guiests than just sleeping and eating. There are a lot of memoriable activities that can be done while on your stay at this wonderful lodge. Some of the activities include:
Birding or Guided nature walks. There are some local guides at the lodge which can help you at leisure do guided nature walks around the lodge. You will have opportunity to see wide range of bird species within the lodge premises.
- Beauty therapy and massage services are available
- Swimming pool
- Cultural maasai tours
- Hill climbing
- Tree planting
- Cooking lessons and many more.
Enjoy the best of Amboseli safaris while staying at Amboseli national park Serena lodge.