Samburu game Lodge is set in 10 acres of pristine riverine forest on the western bank of the Uaso Nyiro River within the Samburu National Reserve in northern Kenya at an altitude of 857 meters above sea level.
The Samburu National Reserve, conjoined with the smaller but no less attractive Buffalo Springs Reserve, lies a mere 320 kilometres from Nairobi.
This is true wilderness, and home to varieties of animals and birds rarely seen in other parts of the country. Here are to be found the Beisa Oryx, Gerenuk, Grevy’s zebra, the Reticulated giraffe and Blue Shanked Somali ostrich.
The Lodge is 320 km north of Nairobi.
:: 61 Guest Rooms & Cottages;
:: 41 Standard Rooms
:: 2 Suites
:: 5 Superior Rooms
:: 12 Cottages
Each room is airy & spacious, en-suite, well appointed and furnished with:
- Private En-suite Bathrooms
- Twin & Double Beds
- Private Balconies overlooking the river, offering unobstructed game viewing
- Mosquito Repellents
- Room Service
Lorokushu restaurant: The restaurant is designed in distinct African style overlooking the Uaso Nyiro river and can accommodate 120 guests. Diners are entertained by a Samburu flute player.
Crocodile bar: This bar is on the level of the river bank to allow for close viewing of crocodile, monitor lizards and sometimes elephant and leopard on the opposite bank. Towards sunset each day, bait is put out to attract crocodiles to within feet of watchers, but in conditions of perfect safety.
Vulturine bar: The bar is a reflection of Samburu's abundant and unique bird life and is opened through out the day and evening over looking the river.
:: Bird Walks
:: Samburu Dancing
:: Culture Safaris
AMENITIES & SERVICES
:: A Main Dining Area on a Viewing Platform overlooking the River
:: 2 Bars: The Crocodile Bar & Pool Bar
:: Central Safety Deposit Boxes Area
:: Swimming Pool (Outdoor)
:: Full Medical Clinic with Doctor on 24 hr call & Air Evacuation Services
:: Telephone, Fax & Radio-Call Services
:: Gift Shop (Local Samburu & Maasai Wares)
:: Guest Lounge
:: Jacuzzi & Sauna
:: Laundry Services
:: Internet Service
:: Baby Sitting Services
HOTELS & LODGES IN SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE
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