Syokimau is a predominately residential area. The place is named after a Kamba prophetess born in the 1800s. One of her prophesies included, the British colonization and construction of the Kenya- Uganda railway.



Syokimau is located in Machakos County approximately 9 kilometres from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and approximately 277 kilometres from the Nairobi Central District.

You can access Syokimau by road through Road A109 known as Mombasa Road. One can also access through the new expressway currently under construction.

There is also a railway station that was officially opened on 13th November 2012. The train takes approximately 30 minutes to get to the city



Syokimau has several great amenities that make the place ideal for any family wanting to call it home. 



Wondering where the kids will go to school? There are many schools for you to find the right fit for your child. Some of the schools in the area include The Daniel School, Notre Dame Primary, Syokimau Blessed Assurance Academy.



There are several health centres like Gertrudes Children’s Hospital and AAR to name a few.



There are many shopping centres. One of them is Gateway mall right off Mombasa road and has several retail shops to cater to all your needs


Recreational and Entertainment.

Looking to entertain some friends or treat yourself. There are many recreational facilities and hotels in Syokimau like the Hilton Garden Inn and Syokimau Country Club.


Financial Services

There are many Banks and ATMs in Syokimau: Cooperative, Equity, KCB, Bank of Africa, I&M, and Absa Bank.


Religious Centres

Some of the worship centres in Syokimau include; St Veronica Catholic Church, St Mary’s ACK, Syokimau Central SDA Church AIC Syokimau Church, and Syokimau Jamia Mosque to name a few.


Notable Mentions

The area also has a police post.

Interested in investing in Syokimau. We would love to show you around




Thinking of selling, renting or buying?

Our professional and friendly team is always happy to spend a little extra time to talk you through the sales or letting process, resolving any questions and putting minds to rest. We ensure that selling, renting, or buying property is a smooth and enjoyable experience for you.

Compare listings