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The Great Circle Lodge - Hostel

Mountain hostel in Nanyuki with winery and restaurant

  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking

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Nanyuki, Nanyuki, Nyeri County, Kenya

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 7 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Winery
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Nightclub
  • Breakfast available

Feel at home

  • Kitchen
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Separate dining area

What’s around

  • In a national park
  • Mount Kenya National Park - 6.5 mi / 10.4 km
  • Sweetwaters Game Reserve - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Mount Kenya - 28.4 mi / 45.7 km
  • Dedan Kimathi University of Technology - 29.5 mi / 47.5 km

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What’s around

Landmarks

  • In a national park
  • Mount Kenya National Park - 6.5 mi / 10.4 km
  • Sweetwaters Game Reserve - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Mount Kenya - 28.4 mi / 45.7 km
  • Dedan Kimathi University of Technology - 29.5 mi / 47.5 km

Getting around

  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 172 min drive
  • Nanyuki (NYK) - 20 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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Nanyuki, Nanyuki, Nyeri County, Kenya

At a glance

Size

  • 7 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 11:00 AM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • English breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Spa services on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Nightclub
  • Winery attached

Services

  • Laundry facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swahili

In the room

Home comforts

  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress

Things to enjoy

  • Yard
  • Fireplace
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area
  • Number of living rooms
  • Separate sitting area
  • Patio

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Netflix
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player

Stay connected

  • Desk

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services.

Dining

The Great Circle - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Refundable depositPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Deposit: KES 0.50 per stay

Optional extras

  • English breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KES 500 for adults and KES 500 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of KES 150 per vehicle (one-way)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Airport shuttle service for children costs KES 150 (one-way)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Policies

Parties and events are allowed on site.

Long-term renters welcome.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

  • The Great Circle Lodge - Hostel Nanyuki
  • The Great Circle Lodge - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Yes, The Great Circle offers local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include mlimaview gardens (2.4 mi), Frontiers Coffee Bar (3.4 mi), and Barney's Bar and Restaurant (3.4 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is KES 150 per vehicle one-way.
  • Have fun with onsite activities like mountain biking and hiking. Additional recreation onsite includes helicopter/airplane tours. Enjoy amenities like a nightclub, a winery, and spa services. The Great Circle Lodge - Hostel also has access to a nearby health club.