Bomas of Kenya Charges, Contacts, Location


Bomas of Kenya is located along Langata Road and near Karen.There are many events happening at Bomas.Below we provide details about Bomas, charges, direction from Nairobi CBD and entry fee:

Bomas of Kenya Charges

1.     Afternoon
  traditional dances  – 300/=  2.30 pm to 4.00 pm –
    Adultsdult– 100/= 
  i) Scheduled Perfor- documentsChildren – 200/=25/=Weekdays
  mance Prior bookingStudentsSchool- 200/=Parties (Nursery3.30 pm to 5.15 pm –
  Daily afternoon per-  NONtoHighRESIDENT:School) – 20/=Weekends & Public
  formances  AdultsResident-1000/=College Stu-
  Morning perfor-  Childrentde 30500/=–NON RESI-
  mances  University/CollegeDENTSAdult Students-600/=-500/=
     KENYANChild-CITIZEN:300/=11.00 am to 12.30 pm
     Adults – 200/=  Tuesdays and Fridays
     STUDENT – 300/=
     Children – 50/=   
     University/College Students – 100/= 
     School Parties (Nursery 
     to High School) – 50/= 
  ii) Unscheduled Per- Prior bookingKshs. 45,000 – Kshs.1 hour show
  formance  55,000   
  (hire of traditional  Kshs. 55,000 (+ mileage + 
  dances)  fuel + accommodation + 
  Within BOK Within  allowance)   
  Nairobi Out of Nairobi       
2.Traditional Villages  Charges inclusive ofDaily 10.00 a.m to 6.00
     traditional dancesp.m
 3Children’s Play  Entry per child – 50/=4 hours
  Ground  School parties – 30/= 
 4.Restaurant Walk – in or ReservationMenu price  Daily 9.00 a.m to 11.00
 5.Procurement Adherence to ProcurementAs applicable in the ProAs stipulated in the
    and Disposal Actcurement and Disposaladvert/ contract
     Act and Regulations of 
6.Payments Invoices and / orFree   60 days after delivery
    LPO copies     
7.Payment of salaries BOK employeeFree   By 30th of every month
8.Conferences, AG Ms BookingAAuditoriumt– Kshs.  
  Meetings functions  Kshs348,00348,00/= per0/=dayperMulday-  
  and events.  MultitipurpurposeHallHall-kshs.  
     Kshs232,00232,00/- per0/=dayperVIPday  
     VIPLoungeLounge-Kshs. 35,000/=  
     Wedding-Kshs.50,000/=Ground per  
     KshsdayTeam50,000/=Buildingper day-  
     HireKshsof.50,000/=grounds per day  
     KshsHire of102,280/=groundsper-Kshsday.  
     Wedding102,280/=inpertheday Wed-  
     Culturapedayl Cultura/lunchdinnedinner/  
     NBB::– Cost inclusiveve ofof  
     VATVAT wherere applicable  
9.Recruitment of Per- Advertisement and Applica-Free   As stipulated in the
  sonnel tion.    advert and BOK Human
    Budgeted vacant position    Resource Policy
10.General Security  Free   24 hours
11.Tenancy Lease AgreementKshs. 60/= per squareAs per lease agreement
12.Sale of Products  DVDKshs1000/= Scheduled perfor-
  Dance Programme booklet
     mance hours
     Kshs 150/=  
     Traditional ornament and 
     costume booklet 
     Kshs 150/=   
     Traditional musical 
     instrument booklet 
     Ksh 150/=   
     Traditional village booklet 
13.Video Recording/ As per contract– Domestic use of camera6.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m
  Filming  during performance and 
     Tour of traditional villages 
     Consult corporate and 
     – Commercial – As per 
     – Commercial Sites – As 
     per contract 
     Local Music Recording – 
     Kshs. 20,000 per day 
14.Photography On request/ BookingWedding photo session –6.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m
     Kshs. 10,000/= 
15.Picnic sites  Adult – Kshs. 100/= Child8.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m
     – Kshs. 50/= 
17.Attendance of tele- A telephone callFree   3 rings
  phone calls       
18.Response to com- Resolution of complaint, com-Free   21 working days
  plaints, compliments pliment and suggestion     
  and suggestions       
19.  weekdaysFree   8.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m

In case these services do not conform to the standards above, direct complaints or queries to the customer care help desk, within the ground floor of the Administration Block of Bomas of Kenya Limited.

Bomas of Kenya Contacts

Email us at

Tel: +254-8891802 8890793/5/8

020-2617581 / 8068400


General Manager P.O.Box 40689-00100

Bomas of Kenya Entry Fee

Kenyan Citizens 
AdultsKShs. 200
ChildrenKShs. 50
University/College StudentsKShs. 100
School Parties (Nursery to High School)KShs. 50
Residents/East Africa Community 
AdultKShs. 300
ChildrenKShs. 200
StudentsKShs. 200
AdultsKShs. 1000
ChildrenKShs. 500
University/College StudentsKShs. 500

You can see for university and college students; the entry fee is Ksh 100 only. For children it’s Ksh 50 only.

The entry fee may change from time to time, but we will be updating you whenever changes occur.

Bomas of Kenya Location and Customer Care Contacts

Forest Edge Road

+254208068400 | +254208890798 | +254208891575 | +254202022426

Bomas of Kenya Opening and closing hours

Saturday3:30–5:15 pm
Sunday3:30–5:15 pm
Monday2:30–4 pm
Tuesday2:30–4 pm
Wednesday2:30–4 pm
Thursday2:30–4 pm
Friday2:30–4 pm

Direction of Bomas of Kenya from Nairobi CBD

There are many matatu stages in Nairobi CBD to Bomas.One of them is at Ambassador House. Board KBS or City Hoppa heading Karen and alight at Bomas of Kenya. Another stage is at Railways Nairobi. Board one that goes to Rongai but alight at Bomas of Kenya.

There is also another stage at Nyayo National Stadium. You will spend Ksh 30 to Ksh 50 to Bomas of Kenya.

It takes 20 minutes to 1 hour from Nairobi CBD to Bomas.


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