Taita Hills Resort – Train Safari
Taita Hills Resort is a luxurious and tranquil retreat located in the heart of the stunning Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary in Kenya. The resort is set within lush, tropical gardens, surrounded by rolling hills and the lush vegetation of the savannah. It offers guests an unforgettable experience, with breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape and an array of amenities and activities to ensure that they have a memorable and enjoyable stay.
The resort features a variety of accommodation options, from spacious, luxurious rooms and suites to private cottages and tents. All rooms are tastefully decorated and feature comfortable furnishings, air conditioning, and private bathrooms. The resort also has a range of facilities, including a large swimming pool, a spa and wellness center, a restaurant and bar, and a conference center for business travelers.
Taita Hills Lodge is rich in history with a museum that displays some of the World War 1 memorabilia. The beautifully designed Lodge offers a truly exclusive bush experience with proximity to the wildlife and a viewing gallery from the comfort of your room balcony.
Taita Hills Resort is an ideal place for those who enjoy exploring the great outdoors, as the resort is surrounded by a wealth of natural beauty, including the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary. This sanctuary is home to a range of wildlife, including elephants, buffalos, lions, and a variety of bird species, making it a popular destination for wildlife enthusiasts. The resort offers a range of guided tours and activities, including guided game drives, bird watching excursions, and nature walks.
One of the highlights of Taita Hills Resort is its location, as it is situated in an area of great natural beauty. The resort offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape and is surrounded by lush tropical gardens, which are a haven for a variety of bird species. The resort also has its own nature trail, which is a great way to explore the surrounding area and learn about the local flora and fauna.
The resort's restaurant and bar serve a range of delicious meals and drinks, using locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. The menu features a variety of dishes, from traditional Kenyan cuisine to international dishes, and the bar is well-stocked with a range of wines, beers, and cocktails. The resort also has a conference center, which is equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment and is ideal for business travelers or those hosting events.
Taita Hills Resort offers guests an unforgettable experience, with breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape and an array of amenities and activities to ensure that they have a memorable and enjoyable stay. Whether you are a wildlife enthusiast, nature lover, or business traveler, Taita Hills Resort is the perfect destination for those seeking a unique and memorable experience in Kenya.
We are happy to announce that we are now open and ready to welcome you back in the heart of Tsavo after a 2 months closure. It has been a pleasure completing the renovation project and working with a great team and consultants. We can’t wait to share more of our enhanced facility.
What has changed?
The renovation of the resort involved new plumbing system, soft in the guest rooms and new modern guest bathrooms with new hardware. Also considered was the interior makeover across the entire property with a bespoke new look for each room, complete with new soft furnishings to create a relaxing space and environment for the guests.
Our guests can dip in the swimming pool overlooking the sanctuary , relax in comfort in this private oasis, enjoy a massage at the spa or sip a cocktail at the bar, listening to the sounds of the many species of bird who call the Taita sanctuary home. The lawn which is overlooking the Bura Hills is the best place for outdoor event.
Taita Hills Safari Resort & Spa is a Heritage-built German fortress during World War 1 and has a museum that displays some of the World War 1memorabilia as part of the rich history of Taita Taveta County. Due to this Modern day Museum, the resort is considered a typical trend setter in matters battlefield tourism.
The resort is located at the main entrance to the Taita Hills Sanctuary in South Eastern Kenya, 400 km from Nairobi and 200 km from Mombasa. An hour flight from Nairobi or 30 min from Mombasa by private charter lands at the hotel’s own airstrip. The sanctuary is a 3-hour drive from Mombasa and a 6-hour drive from Nairobi on tarmac roads.
- The Package is based on 2 nights stay
- 1st Class Return Inter-County Train Tickets
- Return transfers from Voi Train station
- Accommodation on Full Board basis inclusive of a soft drink during Dinner & Lunch
- Package inclusive of 2 game drives per stay.
- Package inclusive of E.A Residents/Citizens Sanctuary Entry Fees
- Enjoy Free Heritage Tour of World War 1 at The Taita Hills Museum
Arrival at the Nairobi or Mombasa Terminus an hour before departure time, print tickets and travel by rail for 4 hours (Nairobi) or 1 hour 45 minutes (Mombasa). After the train ride, our representative will pick you from Voi station and transfer you to Sarova Taita Hills Lodge, arrival in time for lunch. Freshen up after lunch and head out for an afternoon game drive in Tsavo West National Park then head back to Sarova Taita Hills.
After breakfast, relax and enjoy the hotel facilities. Taita Hills Safari Resort & Spa is a Heritage-built German fortress during World War 1 and has a museum that displays some of the World War 1memorabilia as part of the rich history of Taita Taveta County. Due to this Modern day Museum, the resort is considered a typical trend setter in matters battlefield tourism.
In the evening go for your evening game drive.
Enjoy breakfast and check out of Sarova Taita Hills Lodge. Transfers from Taita Hills to Voi Station in time for your train experience to Nairobi or Mombasa Terminus. You could also consider an extended stay at 1 Night Sarova Saltlick Game Lodge which is only 15 Min away.