Lodges & safari camps in Laikipia
With only six tents, Kicheche Laikipia is a small camp offering comfort and quality, one of a handful of properties located in ...More about Kicheche Laikipia
After our slightly disappointing departure from Campi ya Kanzi, we approached Kicheche Laikipia with some trepidation. Any worries were immediately dispelled. We were met ... reviews...
El Karama Eco-Lodge
With a name meaning ‘treasured possession’ or ‘answer to prayer’ in Arabic, El Karama, as it’s usually known, is a working cattle ...More about El Karama Eco-Lodge
If you like luxuriously appointed 'designer' lodges, El Karama probably won't be for you but we loved it. The buildings, overlooking a river, are largely ... reviews...
First built in the 1940s, then abandoned during the 1990s, Sosian was completely restored as a riding and game-viewing base in 2002...More about Sosian
Sosian is a working cattle ranch that coexists with wildlife. The main house is a beautiful old colonial Africa style home with formal dining, large family room with fireplace ... reviews...
Laikipia Wilderness opened in 2012 on the Ol Doinyo Lemboro Ranch about 2 hours drive north of Nanyuki. The camp has five spacious ...More about Laikipia Wilderness
Wonderful camp in vast, remote wildlife area but the most amazing thing is the ethos of the camp which seems to be to provide as much adventure as a guest would like in a ... reviews...
Lewa Safari Camp
Lewa Safari Camp is one of only four permanent places to stay on the 250km2 Lewa Conservancy, and though it is run by a well-known ...More about Lewa Safari Camp
We were really well looked after with very personal attention from the friendly staff. The managers; Sacha and Tamlyn were great and gave us very personal attention. We ... reviews...
Lewa Wilderness (sometimes known as Lewa Wilderness Trails or Wilderness Trails Lodge) is set on a steep valley side looking ...More about Lewa Wilderness
We had stayed last year in Sirikoi and this year decided to try the more traditional way of safaris in Laikipia - in a colonial property with cottages in lieu of tents. LWT ... reviews...
Porini Rhino Camp
Porini Rhino Camp is situated in the quiet western side of the Ol Pejeta Conservancy – a great base from which to see rhino after ...More about Porini Rhino Camp
Great place for seeing rhino of course. We woke to see a rhino out by the waterhole one morning, as well as lots of other animals, but also lots of rhino on the game drives... reviews...
Tassia Lodge is a unique, rustic and natural-feeling lodge, quite unlike any others in the region. Set on a rocky outcrop on ...More about Tassia Lodge
In many ways, Tassia was the most exciting of the three lodges we visited on our trip to Kenya. The manager, Martin Wheeler, is completely dedicated to the conservation of ... reviews...
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp is an informal, rustic-style bush camp on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River in the northern part of the ...More about Ol Pejeta Bush Camp
This was one of the two really outstanding places where we stayed. Alex Hunter (owner/manager) was an excellent host and was both hospitable and helpful, leading a superb team... reviews...
Il Ngwesi Eco-Lodge
Il Ngwesi Eco-Lodge is a rustic, six-room lodge crowning a bush-covered hill on the Il Ngwesi Group Ranch, a community conservation ...More about Il Ngwesi Eco-Lodge
Il Ngwesi was the initial spur for us to visit Laikipia, after a presentation on the community-based project as a whole in London last February, which impressed us. The lodge ... reviews...
Karisia Walking Safaris
Karisia Walking Safaris is a small, family-run set-up in a remote part of Northern Laikipia. Based on Tumaren ranch, a 3000-acre ...More about Karisia Walking Safaris
This was an amazing experience and the best part of a wonderful holiday. 24 hours after leaving Tunbridge Wells we found ourselves camping with our own exclusive crew ... reviews...
Sandai is a German-owned farm stay guest house on the plains between the Aberdare mountains and Mount Kenya. There are two rooms ...More about Sandai
In contrast to Offbeat there were quite a few guests at Sandai, a mix of independent safari goers and people taking a break from Nairobi. Sandai is for independent-minded ... reviews...
Sirikoi is a luxury safari camp and lodge, located by a game-rich waterhole in a private, 7000 acre (28-square-kilometre) area ...More about Sirikoi
It's a beautiful camp, and our guide and spotter, James and Mr. B, made every moment wonderful. We saw lots of wildlife, but James and Mr. B were the best entertainment ... reviews...
Solio Lodge – situated in an extensive, privately owned wildlife sanctuary, Solio Game Reserve – lies on the southern fringes ...More about Solio Lodge
What can I say Ava and her staff where truly lovely. The food excellent and drinks of course. Really enjoyed the safaris and guide was great. reviews...
Sweetwaters Serena Camp
The oldest lodgings in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Sweetwaters Serena Camp is a large tented camp in the eastern sector of the ...More about Sweetwaters Serena
June of 1995, 20 long years ago, I stayed at Sweetwaters Serena Camp. There was something magical about this place that has stayed with me all these years, and I couldn't ... reviews...
Borana is a stunning lodge, privately owned by the Dyer family for three generations and set on the ranch of the same name. With a vast swathe of wilderness and few of the usual park rules, Borana treats its guests to an exclusive safari experience and offers a wide array of activities, while staying ...More about Borana
Centrally located on the 240km2 Lewa Conservancy, with fine views of the surrounding hilly savannahs and south to Mount Kenya, Lewa House is a luxury farm stay on a 7-acre plot, now entirely dependent on visitors. It recently opened its doors to regular guests, having previously been rented only ...More about Lewa House
Thomson's Falls Lodge
This old colonial pile outside the town of Nyahururu dates from the 1930s. The hotel is right next to the popular viewpoint of Thomson’s Falls and offers simple accommodation. Nyahururu, at the northern end of the Aberdare Range, performs a similar role as a supply town and regional base for the ...More about Thomsons Falls Lodge