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Saruni Samburu

Room with a view

Saruni Samburu

• Luxury safari lodge

• Six private villas with breathtaking views

• Home to the ‘Samburu Five’ – reticulated giraffe, Beisa oryx, gerenuk, Somali ostrich & Grevy’s zebra

• Photographic hide overlooking a waterhole provides photography enthusiasts the opportunity to photograph animals from ground level

• The only lodge within the 200,000 acre Kalama Conservancy with exclusive access to the protected wilderness

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Saruni Samburu’s six luxury villas are open and spacious, heralding spectacular views over the Northern Frontier and Mount Kenya. The lodge is celebrated for its innovative eco-chic design as well as its Italian-inspired cuisine. Guests can enjoy vast panoramas from the dining and lounge area, two infinity pools and a spa. The warm hospitality creates an intimate and exceptional experience. Saruni Samburu is the only lodge in Kalama Conservancy, bordering Samburu National Reserve, with over 200,000 acres of unspoiled wilderness teeming with wildlife. Guided by Samburu warriors passionate about their land and culture, you learn first-hand about their fascinating customs and gain ancient knowledge about the land and animals.

• Six luxury villas

• 2 Single Villas – one ensuite bedroom (1 double & 1 twin), dressing room, living are, dining area & verandah

• 2 Family Villas (single entrance) – two ensuite bedrooms, shared lounge & dining area & verandahs

• 2 Family Villas (separate entrances) – two ensuite bedrooms, lounge, dining area & verandahs

• Additional bed per room for children under the age of 16 years

• Day & night game drives

• Guided bush walks

• Bush meals & picnics

• Sundowners

• Cultural community visits

• Massage treatments

• Photographic-hide & waterhole

• Birding

• Warriors academy

• Spa treatments

• Helicopter & bi-plane tours

• Excursions: local caves with historic rock art, Mount Ololokwe Hike

• Two swimming pools

• WiFi: common areas

• Mobile phone signal (limited)

• Computer with internet access for guest use

• 24 hour electricity

• Charging facilities: in-room & main areas

• Babysitting

• Gift shop

• Laundry

• Spa

• Guest Areas: dining area, lounge & deck


• Hot & cold running water

• Flush toilets

• Shower

• In-room safe

• Hairdryer

• Outdoor shower

• Fully stocked fridge

• Private verandah

• Saruni Communities Trust

• Northern Rangelands Trust member

• Members of Pack for a Purpose

• Silver Eco-Tourism Rating

• Open year round

• Kalama Airstrip – 30 minute drive

• Oryx Airstrip – 60 minute drive

• Daily scheduled flights from Nairobi Wilson Airport, Lewa and Meru

• Private charter

• Road transfer from Nairobi, approximately 5-6 hours

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