Samburu National Reserve

Best 5 lodges and safari camps in Samburu National Reserve

There’s an increasing range of lodges and tented camps in Samburu, though in recent years they’ve often seemed too many for the number of visitors. Listed below are our recommendations for nice places to stay in this region. Ask us for more details of what's likely to suit you best!

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Elephant Bedroom

Elephant Bedroom

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Elephant Bedroom is located deep in the heart of the Samburu National Reserve on a lovely stretch of the Ewaso Nyiro River – ...More about Elephant Bedroom

Excellent  91%
(14 reviews)

Great location. Seemed to lack a bit of management structure. Guiding was very good. Thank you to Anthony. Enjoyed visiting local villages and Douglas-Hamilton research centre... Elephant Bedroom reviews...

Saruni Samburu

Saruni Samburu

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Saruni Samburu is a luxury lodge perched atop a rocky inselberg in the exclusive, remote, Kalama Conservancy, north of the Samburu ...More about Saruni Samburu

Excellent  95%
(11 reviews)

Precipitous and bumpy drive up to lodge. Long steep walks to some of the rooms. A beautiful suite with 2 terraces, one of which had no barrier at edge of large drop (note ... Saruni Samburu reviews...

Joy's Camp

Joy's Camp

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Some 26km east of the Natorbe Gate of Shaba National Reserve this remote tented camp (named after the late naturalist Joy Adamson ...More about Joys Camp

Excellent  100%
(1 reviews)

We had a very efficient transfer from Lewa Safari Camp to Joy's Camp. It took about 2 and a half hours. Our driver for the transfer was Mohammed and he was also our driver... Joys Camp reviews...

Larsens Tented Camp

Larsens Tented Camp

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Within a gated and fenced compound, Larson's Tented Camp first opened in 1987 but was taken over in 2003 by Wilderness Lodges, ...More about Larsens Tented Camp

Sasaab

Sasaab

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Sasaab is a luxury lodge located on the 35,414 hectare Westgate Community Conservancy, west of Samburu National Reserve. The ...More about Sasaab

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