Sarova Hotels, Resorts & Game Lodges, which also owns the Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge in the Lake Nakuru National Park, has recently opened the four-star Sarova Woodlands Hotel and Spa. Sarova Woodlands Hotel and Spa is a tranquil retreat for travellers on business or leisure, offering the ideal place to break the journey for those passing through Nakuru. The hotel is located off the main Nairobi – Nakuru highway just outside of Nakuru town and is situated on a wooded avenue in the upscale Milimani area adjacent to the State House.
All rooms at Sarova Woodlands are ensuite and feature contemporary guest facilities and services to ensure a tranquil, comfortable and pleasant stay.
The amenities include, air-conditioning, black-out curtains, Satellite TV, tea/coffee facilities, mini-bar, safe-deposit box, direct dial telephone with VOIP, wireless internet connectivity, private bath, shower and WC, hair dryers (voltage of 240 volts) and 50 cycle razor outlets operating on both 220 and 240 volts.
Cinnamon, the main restaurant at Sarova Woodlands, offers a wide selection of cuisines including Continental, Pan-African, Pan-Asian and Indian in a buffet setting. It serves an extensive buffet spread for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a select a la carte menu for dinner and a table d’hote business lunch option. The food combines a fusion of international flavours with an element of live cooking using fresh ingredients.
With an al-fresco setting, an all-day cafe cuisine, the courtyard café is the place to relax. The Leather Bar is a place to enjoy your favorite single malt or cognac and to relax and unwind or have an exclusive business chat.
Sarova Woodlands Hotel & Spa offers the ideal venue for meetings and events in Nakuru with conference facilities spread over the second and third floors of the hotel. All conference and meeting rooms can be set up in different configurations and are fully equipped with seamless projection facilities and appropriate lighting. The Woodlands Ballroom can seat over 200 guests in a theatre style set-up and over 250 guests for a cocktail party. The three Woodlands Meeting Rooms have a capacity to accommodate 60 guests in theatre style and about 30 guests in a meeting style table set-up. Ideal for small meetings, The Board Room table can seat up to 10 people.
The hotel also boasts a health club with state-of-the-art equipment, the Tulia Spa, a swimming pool and a gift shop.
The hotel offers guests a wide range of leisure activities. Owing to its location in close proximity to heritage sites, game parks, lakes and farmlands, there are many activities that one can engage in including visits to the Hyrax prehistoric site, or to the Menengai Crater, game drives to Lake Nakuru National Park, or excursions to Lake Baringo and Lake Bogoria.