Our Hospital History

Nanyuki Cottage Hospital is a unique Eco-Friendly, Multi-Specialty, low cost, high quality Tertiary Care, not for profit Hospital at the foothills of Mount Kenya, operating since the 1920s. Being a not for profit organization, we are managed by a volunteering Board and Trustees, working for a charitable cause only and we depend on sponsorships and donations.

The Hospital has revolutionized healthcare provision in the Mount Kenya region. It is 24 hours, Specialty Hospital, we are also pioneers in Assisted living for the elderly in the country. Recently we acquired Gundua Health Centre and converted it to 24 Bed Level 5 Hospital. The total Bed Capacity of the Nanyuki Cottage Hospital group is currently at 100 and growing every day. We are proud to celebrate 100 years of care & Excellence in the Mount Kenya Region.

Our Services

Nanyuki Cottage Hospital

24 Hr Inpatient and Outpatient

A 24 hours facility with 60 Inpatient beds and highly qualified doctors.


A 24 hours Pharmacy with a resident Pharmacist.


Being a multi-speciality centre we have various consultants that provide a full range of medical specialised services


Fully equipped modern ambulances. We have also tied up with Flare for ease of accessing our ambulance services

Nanyuki Cottage Hospital - Gundua Health Centre

In 2021 we acquired another facility Gundua Health Centre in Kisima and converted it to 24 Bed Level 4 Hospital.

24 hours Outpatient and Inpatient services

Ambulance services

Operation Theatre

Maternity, MCH and Family Planning services

Speciality Clinics:

Orthopaedic, Surgical, ENT, Paediatric, Obstetrics/Gynaecology, Neurosurgical, Internal Medicine and Oncology.

Specialized services:

Dental Services, Optical Services, Physiotherapy and Nutrition services, Comprehensive Care Clinic.


Radiology with ECG and ECHO