The Ark Lodge in Aberdares National Park

Aberdares Safari Camps and Lodges

Resembling and named after Noah’s Ark, The Ark Lodge located on the western slope of the Aberdares and is built adjacent to a waterhole and salt lick.

The Ark comprises three decks from which numerous balconies and lounges provide superb vantage points for game viewing. A ground level bunker provides excellent photographic opportunities and takes you closer than you would believe possible to the animals such as elephant, rhino, leopard, bushbuck and occasionally an elusive bongo or giant forest hog.

The Ark consists of 60 cabin-style en-suite rooms. All cabins have a private bathroom with shower and are comfortably furnished to enjoy views of the forest or waterhole.  Cabins at the Ark in Aberdares can be are grouped as 9 triple-bedded state cabins, 37 twin-bedded state cabins, 6 single-bedded state cabins, 8 double-bedded state cabins, 1 courier (single bedded room, not en-suite)

Dinner, bed and breakfast are served ‘on board’ The Ark in the main dining room. Located on one of the viewing decks is a bar and lounge which remains open all night for tea and coffee.