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Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar

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Naro-Moru Nanyuki Highway, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400 Kenya
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Soames Hotel and Jacks Bar is a beautiful newly constructed hotel and restaurant, located 7km from Nanyuki town on the Nanyuki Naro-Moru highway. An out of town hotel, set within a 100 acre private property overlooking Mount Kenya. Its classic contemporary style with a clean cut modern look, simply and tastefully furnished, is a great place for a meal out or an overnight stay. In the heart of the main hotel lounge area is Jack's Bar, serving freshly brewed Ethiopia coffee, cocktails and drinks with a good selection of wines, and a tempting snack menu. The cuisine is excellent, serving favorite dishes from all over the world, using the best and most fresh ingredients available, and home-made as much as possible. The hotel has 12 double en-suit rooms, with a double or twin bed configuration, flat screen TV, modern bathroom facilities and a dressing room / work space. All rooms have tea and coffee facilities.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Darts
Airport transportation
Banquet room
BBQ facilities
Non-smoking hotel
Secured parking
Free internet
Wifi
Public wifi
Internet
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Kids' meals
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Shuttle bus service
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
Private check-in / check-out
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Ironing service
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Desk
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Seating area
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Flatscreen TV
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Great View
Modern
Languages Spoken
English, Swahili
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I visited this new hotel whilst on a filming assignment recently. The staff were efficient and friendly, the rooms have high speed wifi, are incredibly clean and comfortable, the bar and restaurant are truly 5 star, and I especially loved having breakfast on the veranda overlooking Mount Kenya.
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This newly opened 12 room hotel is just the right stuff on your way to and from the rhino charge. James is an entertaining host and gives a great narration of Jack's bar and origin of Soames. Very clean cut rooms all with a view of Mt. Kenya and the Aberdares. Cosy lounge and the fare is carefully thought out and excellently prepared. Can get quite nippy so make sure you have warm clothing otherwise the fireplace in the lounge at Jack's bar is a swell conversation point.
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Our food was fine dinning to say the least. The Zanzibar soup is so tasty and is served with home made focaccia bread. The steak was tender and the best we have had in Kenya. We managed to only share a dessert because we were so full and had the banoffee pie - what a treat. Highly recommend the food and obviously, everything is freshly cooked, so takes a little time, but well worth the wait.
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Jack's Bar has superb décor (including some fabulous artwork/photography), delicious food, friendly staff and an excellent ambiance... can't think of a better place to have Sunday lunch in Nanyuki. Soames Hotel will open during the course of the coming week but a sneak preview of one of the rooms hints at equally beautiful décor and will be a 'must stopover' in weeks/month to come. Great work guys!
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PRICE RANGE
$115 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceNanyuki MunicipalityNanyuki Town
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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Frequently Asked Questions about Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar
Which popular attractions are close to Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
Nearby attractions include Equator Marker (3.8 miles) and Lewa Downs Primary School (4.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, a desk, and a seating area.
What food & drink options are available at Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
Conveniently located restaurants include Trout Tree, Cape Chestnut Laikipia Sip & Dine Nanyuki, and Carol's Cafe.
Does Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Swahili.
Is Soames Hotel & Jack's Bar accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.