Soames Hotel and Jack's Bar


Soames Hotel and Jack's Bar

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Important to know

All rates are per room per night on a bed and breakfast basis

Comprehensive medical insurance including emergency air evacuation available. Please Contact us

Bed and Breakfast

Room Type


Weekdays (Sunday - Thursaday)

Weekends (Friday and Saturday)


Ksh 8,200 ($82)

Ksh 11,000 ($110)

Double / Twin

Ksh 13,300 ($133)

Ksh 17,600 ($176)


Ksh 18,800 ($188)

Ksh 22,900 ($229)

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • All Taxes


  • Lunch and dinner
  • Any drinks 
  • Transport to and from the hotel. See our getting there section for road, train and flight transfers.

The Children

Children under 4 years free of charge

Children 5 - 12 sharing with adult Ksh 5,000 ($50)

Children 13 years and above full adult rate

Activities And Transportation

Private Game Drives

Explore Ngare Ndare Forest

Horse back and camel riding

Mountain Climbing And Hiking

Escorted Nature walks

Explore Mau Mau Caves



The Equator Line

Evening Camp Fires

Bush Breakfast

Private Bush Dinner

Private sun downers with specialized food menus

Accommodation And Facilities

Single and double beds

Hot showers

Full length bath tub


Fully stocked Bar


Souvenir Shop

Optional Private Safari add on

Customized Safari Vehicles For Easy Viewing And Photography

Safari Van

$140 (Ksh 14,000)

Per Day

4 X 4 Land cruiser

$250 (Ksh 25,000)

Per Day

Pick up and drop off from residence / hotel / airport


Accredited professional tour guide and driver.

Vehicle entry fees

Extensive game drives

Seats 8 people

Upgrade To A Fly In Safari

A fly-in safari makes use of light aircraft to transfer you between locations within a safari destination, saving you time moving between attractions so that you can see and do more on your vacation.

To upgrade for a fly in safari please request this at the time of booking.

Why Book With Us?

Reasons To Book With Us

There are many reasons why you should book your safari with us. Experts with years behind us you are safe with us.

$0 Deposit And Pay By Installments

Find out where our dream holiday can take you, using our $0 Deposit and spreading the cost through Installments

About The Country

Useful Things To Know Before You Go.



Kenyan Shilling


Plugs And Adapters

England and Scotland

Kenya Visa

Single Entry Visa


A single entry visa is valid for 3 months before you travel. Present yourself to immigration control at the port of entry, you may be issued with a stay period not exceeding 90 days


Your stay period may be renewed for a further 90 days at the immigration headquarters in Nairobi. The maximum number of days a visitor may stay in Kenya is 6 months.

Requirements and all you need to Know

Below are the requirements and fees for a single entry visa.



Card handling surcharged
Debit cards
Credit cards

During the application process you will be required to attach the following documents. The file formats that may be attached are: PDF, JPG or Microsoft word.

Business Visits

1. Invitation Letters from company / Invitation letter for business visits

2. Copies of registration of the company

Family visits

3. Invitation Letters from family.

4. Identity card / Passport / Alien card / Entry permit of the host.


5. Travel itinerary (Details about places to visit if going as tourist).

6. Hotel bookings.

Identity Documents

1. Clear Passport bio data page.

2. A clear photograph.

Before you travel ensure that you are in possession of the following.

Basic Requirements

1. Valid travel document not less than six months.

2. At least One Blank page in the holders passport.

3. A Return ticket

Photo requirements

1. DO NOT take photograph of or scan the photo in your passport.

2. Must be taken within the past 6 months, showing your current appearance.

3. Must be in color.

4. Must show your full face, front view with a plain white or off-white background.

4. Must show full face, front view with a plain white or off-white background.

5. Must be taken in normal street attire. Uniforms should NOT BE worn in photographs except religious attire that is worn daily.

6. Do not wear a hat or headgear that obscures the hair or hairline.

7. If you normally wear prescription glasses, a hearing device, wig or similar articles, they should be worn for your picture.

8. Dark glasses or nonprescription glasses with tinted lenses are not acceptable unless you need them for medical reasons. A medical certificate may be required.

Click here for photo guidelines

How Do I Apply for a Kenyan Visa

To apply for a Kenyan visa click here

Cancellation / Modification and Refund Policy

1. Cancel or change an order

The following terms apply to the refund policy when canceling or changing an order

1) Reducing the number of travelers

2) Canceling the entire order

3) Change to a different tour

* Modification service fee will be applicable over & above the cancellation charges.

4) Rescheduling tour departure date

* Subject to availability

* Modification service fee will be applicable over & above the cancellation charges. 

Cancellation Made Within

Refund Policy

More than 84 days

100 % of tour cost will be refunded

84-64 days

70% of tour cost will be refunded

63-50 days

50% of tour cost will be refunded

49-29 days

30% of tour cost will be refunded

28-15 days

10% of tour cost will be refunded

14 days or fewer

0% of tour cost will be refunded

All such requests will be dealt with on behalf of the Suppliers concerned. Customers do not have an automatic right of cancellation unless such rights are provided by the individual Suppliers under their Rules and Restrictions. On some occasions Journey Genius cancellation policy will be replaced with individual suppliers and hotels cancellation policy.  

All cancellation & tour modification requests should be emailed to info@journeygeniustravel.com.

Cancellation request emails will not be accepted unless they have a complete, signed and attached “Journey Genius Cancellation Request Form“.

Airline Tickets cancellations

The above cancellation policy is subject to individual airlines. For canceling or changing a flight the airline cancellation policy will come into affect over and above the Journey Genius cancellation policy.

2. Modify an order

Charges to modify an order apply for the following:

1) For requests to add more number of travelers

* Subject to availability

2) For requests to change to a different tour

** Cancellation charges as above will be applicable over & above the modification service fee.

3) For requests to reschedule departure date

* This request will not be accepted if the travel date is within 14 days or lesser.

* Subject to availability 

* Cancellation charges as above will be applicable over & above the modification service fee.

* Subject to airline modification fees if accepted by airline.

4) For requests to change name of passengers. Only Possible if Airline tickets have not been booked. Subject to individual airline policy and the airlines fees for change of name.

Modification Notice Period

Service Charge

Requests made from the date of booking until 14 day prior to the departure date

US $ 70 will be charged for each order

Requests made 14 days (or) lesser from the date of tour departure

No requests will be accepted & No Refund

3. Notes

1) We recommend all our passengers to avail “Travel Insurance” to protect themselves against personal / natural / man made exigencies of all kind (including medical & family emergencies, accidents, flight delays, traffic delays, theft or personal- acts of terrorism, natural calamities etc.) that may affect you from participating in our tours (OR) arise while on tour.

2) Journey Genius will take no responsibility for matters as stated above under personnel / natural / man made exigencies.

3) All cancellation & tour modification requests should be emailed to info@journeygeniustravel.com.

4) We will not accept any cancellation / modification requests made through local tour provider / tour guide (OR) verbal requests made over the phone to our customer support staff / by voice mail

5) Cancellation request emails will not be accepted unless they have a complete, signed and attached “Journey Genius Cancellation Request Form“.