Amboseli Chui Cottage
Amboseli Chui Cottage is a self-catering Banda or chalet located in the heart of the Amboseli National Park, 230 km from Nairobi (approximately a 3-hour drive). The closest airport is Amboseli National Park Airstrip.
The cottage lies close to the Tanzanian border with magnificent views of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro. Amboseli National Parks is one of Kenya’s most popular parks. The name “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust”, and it is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close.
Chui cottages will take you back in time! intermittently spaced by indigenous trees. The cottages replicate ancient African architecture huts with grass thatching and minimal modern furnishing.
Chui Cottage comprises a bedroom, a bathroom, a lounge area, and a kitchen. The room contains twin single beds, and the bathroom features a shower and toilet. The small yet comfortable lounge areas include two chairs.
The kitchens are well equipped and each contains a gas stove, fridge, cutlery, crockery, and glasses. Blankets, bed linen, and complimentary toiletries are provided. A caretaker is available. The Banda is generator-powered and is provided from 6 pm to 10 pm.
Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with Sulphur springs, the savannah, and woodlands. They can also visit the local Maasai community who live around the park and experience their authentic culture.
The park offers spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro and Meru, and large elephant herds are often viewed in an unusual swamp habitat. More than 425 species of birds have been recorded, and plenty of wildlife species can be spotted including lion, cheetah, leopard, elephant, zebra, hippo, black rhino, Maasai giraffe, oryx, wildebeest, gerenuk, impala, Grant’s gazelle.
Amboseli Chui Cottage activities include; game viewing, picnic, bird watching, game drives, sundowners, camping, or just staring at the highest mountain in Africa (Mt Kilimanjaro).
Amboseli Chui Cottage Accommodation Prices
Amboseli Chui Cottage Accommodation Rates Per night Include;
Accommodation on a Self-catering Basis
|Dates From||Dates To||Resident||
|1st Jan 2024||31st Dec 2024||8,000 Kenya Shillings||
150 US Dollars
* Rates are per person per night inclusive of Taxes
Amboseli Chui Cottage Accommodation Rates Do Not Include:
* Tips or gratuity
* Travelers Insurance
* Communication charges
* Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner
* Visas, international airfares, and airport taxes; meals
* Sightseeing not included in the package; optional activities