Bungoma, Western, Kenya Accommodations

Accommodations in Bungoma

Home/Apartment
Excellent
3 reviews
3br Home/Apartment
  • Gym
  • Parking
The SpaceLamanis Haven is a beautiful facility with gorgeous picturesque views and glimpse of Kakamega forest. The space has ample secure parking and serene relaxing environment. The house accommodates up to six guests and arrangements can be made to accommodate large groups. We have a spacious kitchen for self-catering purposes fully fitted with cabinets, fridge and other kitchen accessories.(cooking/chef services can be offered at a cost). Lamanis Haven has three bedrooms fitted with beds, the master bedroom is ensuite and it has a king-size bed, wall cabinets, dressing table, half moon lights among others. The wash room has a bidet, toilet, sink, hot-shower and a bath-tub. The other two bedrooms have have each two single beds with wall cabinets and share a washroom. The lounge has comfortable sofa-sets, seating 7, with a beautiful fireplace from the lounge one gets the spectacle views. The dinning room is attached to the lounge with a door to the kitchen it has a 6 seater comfortable eating area. Lamanis Haven facility is built uniquely with large windows for natural air and sunlight, all rooms are naturally well lite and freshly ventilated. We have front and back porch areas for guests to relax, early morning raisers have a golden opportunity at the front porch to view the beautiful sunrise and watch birds flying over the property every morning. Lamanis haven is in a big gated compound that can hold parties and meetings, with ample secure parking and good grounds for children to play around. We actually have space for functions holding upto 150 people. The serene tranquil environment at Lamanis haven offers tourists, honeymooners, family, groups, retreaters, academicians, researchers and business travellers an opportunity to read, relax, enjoy and easily blend with the natural environment without being in a game/forest reserve and being away from the hustle and noisy town and its immediate proximities, this is naturally homely, it is home! We are conveniently located approximately 600metres away from the busy Kakamega-Webuye highway for privacy, peace and tranquility. In general, we are within easy distance (less than 10 minutes drive) to major shopping centers, banks, cafes and hospitals of Kakamega town. Guest AccessGuests have access to books on Luyia culture and others, a fire-place within the house, large garden, porch, lounge, spacious Kitchen with utensils, dining area, ample packing, washing machine, Iron box, hair-dryer, treadmill and Golf sticks with bag. Interaction with GuestsAt Lamanis Haven we love interacting with our guests but we do understand that your privacy is paramount, we are available to you on your request. (Guests are received and helped around as need be). The NeighborhoodIchina neighborhood is serene within a rural set-up with proximity to Kakamega forest and Kakamega town. Lamanis Haven, has a scenic view of slopes, forest and sun rise. Neighbors are humble, peaceful and very outgoing. Getting AroundOne can easily walk to a bus stop for public transport, motorcycle service is available from home (though safety is an issue), Taxi transport is reliable, car hire from reputable company with driver is a better choice and its affordable. Lamanis Haven is located approximately 52Kms to Kisumu international airport and approximately 20 minutes drive to Kakamega airstrip. Other Things to NoteKakamega county the second most populated after Nairobi county is well known for the crying-stone, bull-fighting, Kakamega forest and bird-watching. Our central location between Buyangu and Shinyalu sides of kakamege forest makes it easy for forest tourists/researchers to plan their activities between the two sides of the forests. To sports lovers, we are just about 10 minutes drive to Bukhungu stadium, Kakamega Golf and tennis club and local gyms. Due to the forest, Kakamega county and its environs recieves lots of heavy rains mostly in the afternoons, this could be accompanied by lighten and thunder. The terrain takes in all the rain waters within minutes it doesn't flood but power black-outs are a common thing, however, at Lamanis Haven we do have a generator power back-up.
bungalow
3br bungalow
    Lamanis Haven is a beautiful spacious home within a local serene environment, overlooking scenic views of tea plantation, picturesque farm lands and a glimpse of Kakamega forest. Early morning birds overfly the property creating a melodies natural experience with breath taking sunrise view. Nearby activities include Bird and game watching, bull fighting, golfing, tennis among others. Prepare to walk, read, bird and game watch as you enjoy a green environment and gaze at the stars. Its home! Kakamega County is a county in the former Western Province of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Kakamega. It has a population of 1,660,651 and an area of 3,033.8 km². It has 12 constituencies forming Kakamega county and these are Shinyalu, Butere, Lurambi, Matungu, Likuyani, Mumias East, Khwisero, Ikolomani, Mumias, Lugari, malava and Navakholo. The main tourist attraction in Kakamega county is Kakamega rainforest and (Crying) Weeping stone at Ilesi close to Kakamega town. Other tourists attractions in clude Mumia Navongo historic site in Mumias, Agri-tourism and Culture e.g. Bull fighting, Luyhia Traditional dance, circumcision in the forest (Tiriki sub Luyhia trib). Kakamega rainforest has over 360 species of birds, 380 species of plants, 400 species of butterflies, 7 species of primates. Kakamega forest plants, 80% are of highly medicinal plants that traditionaly local people use them to cure Malaria, prostate cancer, comon cold and many others. Kakamega forest is an Ornithologist's dream where many different rare birds species are found including Great blue turaco, Blue headed bee-eater, Turners Eremomela, Yellow bellied wattle-eye, African shrike-flycatcher, Petit's cuckoo-shrike and many others.
    Shared Room
    1br Shared Room
    • Breakfast
    • Parking
    Great space for unwinding and sharing life experiences. Necessary amenities available i.e kitchen, bathroom, electricity and clean water. Enjoy home cooked African meals.
    Bungalow
    3br Bungalow
      Lamanis Haven is a beautiful spacious home within a local serene environment, overlooking scenic views of tea plantation, picturesque farm lands and a glimpse of Kakamega forest. Early morning birds overfly the property creating a melodies natural experience with breath taking sunrise view. Nearby activities include Bird and game watching, bull fighting, golfing, tennis among others. Prepare to walk, read, bird and game watch as you enjoy a green environment and gaze at the stars. Its home!
      Home/Apartment
      7br Home/Apartment
      • Wifi
      • Smoking Allowed
      • Pets Allowed
      • Parking
      The SpaceThe home guest have enough space for a board meet at least 10 to 30 conference meeting and also the guest are free to relax any where in the home space. Guest AccessThe guest are free to access any where in the space Interaction with GuestsThe professional staff are always on hand to assist you with every detail from room layout ,audiovisual needs to creative tea breaks and themed evenings. The NeighborhoodThe guest home is located a way from town at least 2km from kakamega town opposite kakamega Agricultural show Ground and is just a short distance from kakamega forest that has over 320 species of birds,It is indeed a real bird watchers paradise.If one of your ambitions is to experience the en-kindling mystery of the jungle the melody of singing birds, the breeze whispering trees, the croaking frogs , monkey and more Getting Aroundwe provide tax services ,car rentals and transit routes at a fee. Other Things to Notewe serve meals all day from breakfast to the corporate buffet lunch served between 12.30-3pm full Ala cart menus with selection of reasonably priced by order.
      Bedroom
      Bedroom
      • Smoking Allowed
      • Pets Allowed
      • Parking
      The SpaceEach bedroom has its own bathroom. Guest AccessGuests will share the kitchen and living areas Interaction with GuestsThe housekeeper Farida will connect with you daily. Wycliffe the caretaker is there all the time in his guard house. He has a replacement one day of the week. The NeighborhoodThis is a laneway with a village atmosphere. Getting AroundThere are motorbikes and taxis that will come to the house to pick you up. Otherwise you can walk to the top of the hill to catch a tuk tuk (a very small vehicle.)
      Home/Apartment
      3br Home/Apartment
      • Gym
      • Parking
      The SpaceLamanis Haven is a beautiful facility with gorgeous picturesque views and glimpse of Kakamega forest. The space has ample secure parking and serene relaxing environment. The house accommodates up to six guests and arrangements can be made to accommodate large groups. We have a spacious kitchen for self-catering purposes fully fitted with cabinets, fridge and other kitchen accessories.(cooking/chef services can be offered at a cost). Lamanis Haven has three bedrooms fitted with beds, the master bedroom is ensuite and it has two single beds, wall cabinets, dressing table, half moon lights among others. The wash room has a bidet, toilet, sink, hot-shower and a bath-tub. The other two bedrooms have have each two single beds with wall cabinets and a shared washroom. The lounge has comfortable sofa-sets, seating 7, with a beautiful fireplace from the lounge one gets the spectacle views. The dinning room is attached to the lounge with a door to the kitchen it has a 6 seater comfortable eating area. Lamanis Haven facility is built uniquely with large windows for natural air and sunlight, all rooms are naturally well lite and freshly ventilated. We have front and back porch areas for guests to relax, early morning raisers have a golden opportunity at the front porch to view the beautiful sunrise and watch birds flying over the property every morning. Lamanis haven is in a big gated compound that can hold parties and meetings, with ample secure parking and good grounds for children to play around. We actually have space for functions holding upto 150 people. The serene tranquil environment at Lamanis haven offers tourists, honeymooners, family, groups, retreaters, academicians, researchers and business travellers an opportunity to read, relax, enjoy and easily blend with the natural environment without being in a game/forest reserve and being away from the hustle and noisy town and its immediate proximities, this is naturally homely, it is home! We are conveniently located approximately 600metres away from the busy Kakamega-Webuye highway for privacy, peace and tranquility. In general, we are within easy distance (less than 10 minutes drive) to major shopping centers, banks, cafes and hospitals of Kakamega town. Guest AccessGuests have access to books on Luyia culture and others, a fire-place within the house, large garden, porch, lounge, spacious Kitchen with utensils, dining area, ample packing, washing machine, Iron box, hair-dryer, treadmill and Golf sticks with bag. Interaction with GuestsAt Lamanis Haven we love interacting with our guests but we do understand that your privacy is paramount, we are available to you on your request. (Guests are received and helped around as need be). The NeighborhoodIchina neighborhood is serene within a rural set-up with proximity to Kakamega forest and Kakamega town. Lamanis Haven, has a scenic view of slopes, forest and sun rise. Neighbors are humble, peaceful and very outgoing. Getting AroundOne can easily walk to a bus stop for public transport, motorcycle service is available from home (though safety is an issue), Taxi transport is reliable, car hire from reputable company with driver is a better choice and its affordable. Lamanis Haven is located approximately 52Kms to Kisumu international airport and approximately 20 minutes drive to Kakamega airstrip. Other Things to NoteKakamega county the second most populated after Nairobi county is well known for the crying-stone, bull-fighting, Kakamega forest and bird-watching. Our central location between Buyangu and Shinyalu sides of kakamege forest makes it easy for forest tourists/researchers to plan their activities between the two sides of the forests. For sports lovers, we are just about 10 minutes drive to Bukhungu stadium, Kakamega Golf and tennis club and local gyms. Due to the forest, Kakamega county and its environs recieves lots of heavy rains mostly in the afternoons, this could be accompanied by lighten and thunder. The terrain takes in all the rain waters within minutes it doesn't flood but power black-outs are a common thing, however, at Lamanis Haven we do have a generator power back-up.
      Other
      3br Other
      • Wifi
      • Parking
      Interaction with GuestsThere is help for guests through out the day and services such as cooking, cleaning and shopping can be arranged. The NeighborhoodThe home tastefully furnished and is very cosy. It is in a quiet area end of Bungoma town and situated by the side of a great hill called Milimani. You will enjoy absolute tranquillity here all year round. The Milimani hill is great for hiking and site seeing. It is highly recommended for exhilarating walks through beautiful scenery to the top of the hill. Getting AroundThere is ample parking around the estate and lies two hundred meters from the main-road to Mateka.
      Retreat
      3br Retreat
      • Parking
      The SpaceKaribu (welcome) to Busambuli! Named after the stream that runs through the property, we offer a unique private set of bungalows located beside the Kakamega Forest, in Western Kenya. Offering basic, rustic amenities with an outdoor touch- traditional thatched houses with an integrated shower bathroom. This place is really suited for those who love natural beauty, as you will have access to a small, private forest! Perfect place for a weekend get away for city dwellers, or for travelers looking to relax in a peaceful, quiet area; sit beside the running creek or our small waterfall to read a book, practice yoga, or just take it all in. For early risers, we recommend going outside and watching the monkeys play in the trees! Entry for Kakamega Forest is walkable, or a quick ride away (please see KFS website for entry fees, rules, and regulations). Kakamega Town is about 20 minutes, accessible via public matatu or piki piki. We can provide reliable taxi drivers contact information. If looking for a local experience at night, guests can head over to the village center next door and drink some Tuskers and eat Nyama choma with our local friends! For Groups: We LOVE to host retreat groups - please get in touch with us directly. Busambuli is a great location for yoga, meditation, spiritual, or art retreats! Guest AccessThe main draw of this location is the forest, including 4 ponds and tea house! There is an outdoor seating area with a fire pit, the perfect spot to sit at night, listen to the frogs chirp, and stay warm. Night time walks in the forest are also fun - please bring a headlamp, and a respect for nature. FOOD & KITCHEN: We offer local meal service of local (well prepared) cuisine; $3 breakfast, $4 lunch, and $7 dinner. We can also offer a private cook service, please email to inquire. Guests wishing to cook their own meals can rent a single gas burner and utilities (e.g. sink, cooking wares), please email to inquire. WASHING SERVICE: For laundry services, we can have your clothes washed. Please inquire when there, and allow for 1-2 days for washing and drying! Interaction with GuestsThere will be a staff member on hand if any help is required. If you would like us to arrange for a tour guide to hike in the Kakamega Forest, please let us know a few days prior to your stay, so we can help arrange this for you. The NeighborhoodWe are situated next to the Kakamega forest, in a quiet area near a village. Getting AroundWe have free parking at the property for private vehicles; guests without their own private transportation can easily move about the general area using public transport of matatus or piki pikis (motor bikes). We also can provide contact information for reliable taxis. From Kakamega Town to Busambuli is about a 15 minute drive. Public transport and a stroll down the road (10 minute walk) is possible. We can also offer initial pick up in a private vehicle from Kakamega Town for KSH1,500. If coming from Kisumu, we can offer private pickup starting at KSH4,000. There are also public vehicles that will take you to Kakamega Town. Please feel free to be in touch for more directions or to request for private transport. Other Things to NoteThis space is very quiet and peaceful. Additionally, as we have cultivated next to the forest, we must respect the natural processes of the animals and creatures that happen to come into this area. We allow no smoking in the bandas, and asks that guests refrain from smoking when in the forest.
      Home/Apartment
      3br Home/Apartment
      • Wifi
      • Smoking Allowed
      • Pets Allowed
      • Parking
      Shichenje Apartment is close to kakamega high school in kakamega town 200mtrs from kisumu kakamega road., family-friendly activities. The guest will like this place because is a way from town noise and as good environment with beautifully tree a round the promises which also attract more species of bards. .
      Home/Apartment
      1br Home/Apartment
      • Wifi
      • Gym
      • Smoking Allowed
      • Pets Allowed
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      • Swimming Pool
      We are a lovely family of more than 8 members and we are located outside of Bungoma city welcome all. This is a community Based organisation involved with many placement opportunities in the rural communities. We are basically based as a home stay under one compound and we have several cottages and houses for our guest. We provide both accommodation and complimentary breakfast on the same charges. Guests are free to make a special request in addition on what is provided!! We have qualified staf
      Other
      6br Other
      • Wifi
      • Parking
      Lamanis Haven is a beautiful spacious home within a local serene environment, overlooking scenic views of tea plantation, picturesque farm lands and a glimpse of Kakamega forest. Early morning birds overfly the property creating a melodies natural experience with breath taking sunrise view. Nearby activities include Bird and game watching, bull fighting, golfing, tennis among others. Prepare to walk, read, bird and game watch as you enjoy a green environment and gaze at the stars. Its home!