The town consists of two main parts: central Meru, and junction town, which grew in the north, around the junction of B6 and the road to Maua.
- Equity Bank. has a Master card/visa card ATM
- Havana Guesthouse. On the right side of the road to Maua, about 200m from the junction. It is a new and very clean place, however the shops located in the patio might be a source of noise during the day. double rooms for KSh 2000 with bathroom (june 2015).
- Terahs Club, Embu-Siakago Rd. Check-in: 10AM, check-out: 8AM. Double room with own bathroom. tv. and breakfast Ksh 1600.