Northern Kenya

Top 10 lodges and safari camps in Northern Kenya

Listed below are our recommendations for nice places to stay in Northern Kenya. We offer a broad variety, so ask us for more details of what's where, and what's likely to suit you best!

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Sarara

Sarara

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First set up as a mobile camp in 1997, Sarara was rebuilt in 2008 as a permanent luxury tented camp. It lies on the edge of the ...More about Sarara

Excellent  98%
(9 reviews)

Sarara was a wonderful camp. The setting was gorgeous and the whole camp felt luxurious without being pretentious.we especially appreciated the close relationship between ... Sarara reviews...

Oasis Lodge

Oasis Lodge

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Overlooking the southern shore of Lake Turkana, this long-established fishing lodge and caravanserai set on a low bluff in the ...More about Oasis Lodge

Good  90%
(4 reviews)

The only accommodation option for a visit to Loiyangalani and reaching Lake Turkana. Timothy was a very kind and attentive host. The swimming pool fed by a natural hot ... Oasis Lodge reviews...

Ngari Hill Ecolodge

Ngari Hill Ecolodge

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Outside the remote town of Maralal, Ngari Hill Ecolodge is the best accommodation in the area and the only full-service lodge ...More about Ngari Hill Ecolodge

Good  87%
(3 reviews)

The lodge is perched on top of a hill and accessed by a rough track. Large, comfortable room furnished in a slightly idiosyncratic style. Rather dense planting round the ... Ngari Hill Ecolodge reviews...

Saruni Rhino

Saruni Rhino

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Saruni Rhino is an intimate three-room lodge inside the remote Sera Community Conservancy in northern Kenya. Built between beautiful ...More about Saruni Rhino

Excellent  100%
(3 reviews)

Excellent staff. Martin was a jewel. Enjoyed cultural aspects of the journey and nature walk. Expert Africa should do big caveats for clients coming in off season. ... Saruni Rhino reviews...

Desert Rose

Desert Rose

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Kenya’s northernmost luxury lodge, Desert Rose perches in a dramatic setting amid dense forest and jungle foliage in the towering ...More about Desert Rose

Good  90%
(2 reviews)

A genuine adventure to reach - given remote location and the final road up is not for the faint-hearted - but in no way disappointed. A beautiful location - not a wildlife ... Desert Rose reviews...

Marsabit Lodge

Marsabit Lodge

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One of Kenya’s older game lodges, dating back to 1974, Marsabit Lodge is a simple tourist lodge on the lush shores of a forest-fri...More about Marsabit Lodge

Good  70%
(2 reviews)

We were pleasantly surprised by the number of animals we saw from the Lodge. The rooms were spotless and beautifully furnished, though we were disappointed not to have ... Marsabit Lodge reviews...

Sarara Treehouses

Sarara Treehouses

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Opened in 2018, Sarara Treehouses is the sister property of Sarara, which has gained a reputation as one of northern Kenya’s ...More about Sarara Treehouses

Excellent  100%
(1 reviews)

Wow, the Samburu people and the Bastards have created the MOST wonderful new camp, truly not-to-be-missed. The hillside setting for the main lodge is backed by the Mathew ... Sarara Treehouses reviews...

Kitich Forest Camp

Kitich Forest Camp

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Located well off the beaten track, Kitich lies at an altitude of 1,330m on the western slopes of the Mathews range, a lushly ...More about Kitich Forest Camp

Palm Shade Camp

Palm Shade Camp

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If you want to explore Lake Turkana, you will need to visit Loiyangalani, and Palm Shade Camp is one of the few places to stay...More about Palm Shade Camp

Wild Frontiers Camel Safaris

Wild Frontiers Camel Safaris

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Wild Frontiers is a pioneering mobile camel safari business that operates in some of the wildest parts of northern Kenya. Helen ...More about Wild Frontiers

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