Samburu Intrepids Tented Camp is a luxury tented lodge located deep inside Samburu Game Reserve on the shady trees on a scenic stretch of the Ewaso Nyiro River banks. Samburu Intrepids is renowned as a pioneer of luxury camping in one of the world’s last truly great wilderness areas and guests can view this dramatic wilderness from many fascinating perspectives. Samburu Intrepids Camp is located 345 km north of Nairobi and the driving time is about six hours. Flights from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Samburu airstrip take approximately 50-minute followed by a 20-minute drive through the reserve to the camp. Samburu Intrepids Camp looks out over riverbanks where herds of elephants, Buffalos, and Zebras come daily to drink).
Samburu Intrepids Tented Camp sits on raised decks overlooking the brown Uaso Nyiro river and has 28 modern luxury tents comprising double tents & single tents. Each thatched-roof tent is tastefully fitted with 4 poster beds, mahogany closets, a work desk, a balcony, and an en-suite bathroom with a steaming hot shower, twin washbasin, and a flush toilet.
The thatched guest seating area, dining room, and bar are located in a single structure where guests can spend time with a good hardcover from the camp library while sipping a cool drink. The lounge and bar area also offers an ideal venue where the Samburu naturalists deliver fascinating slide shows on most evenings and an intimate conference room with a television for viewing wildlife documentaries.
The camp serves an appetizing range of dishes that can be enjoyed on the private veranda or at one of a series of specially selected ‘bush sites’ close to camp. Samburu Intrepids Camp has a free-form swimming pool with sunbathing garden and a boutique selling souvenirs and safari essentials.
Samburu Game Reserve is home to elephants (present in large numbers, it is estimated that in the Samburu Laikipia Ecosystem, there are more than 900), Grant gazelles, impalas, waterbucks, dik-diks, hippos, olive baboons, warthogs, lions, leopards, cheetahs, buffalos, hyenas, elands, jackals, klipspringer, mongooses, and bats, wild dogs.
There are also more than 450 different species of birds including sunbirds, bee-eaters, kingfishers, woodpeckers, hornbills, barbets, whydahs, bishops, weavers, shrikes, fiscals, francolins, rollers, doves, starlings, oxpeckers, herons, egrets, Vulturine, and Helmeted guineafowls and many others.
Samburu Intrepids Tented Camp Activities Include game drives, Samburu village visits, walking safaris with skilled Samburu guides, star gazing, sedate camel rides, raft trips when the river is high, memorable bush breakfasts and starlit dinners, sundowners, tours of Samburu villages, and lectures and slide shows on culture and wildlife.
Samburu Intrepids Tented Camp Accommodation Non - Resident Prices
Samburu Intrepids Tented Camp Prices Include;
Early morning Tea/ Coffee + Afternoon Tea & Full Board Accommodation + Training levy and service charge & value-added tax
|Dates To||Single Room
2nd Jan 2023
|1st Jan 2024||Closed||
Children ages are between 2-12 years
* 1 Adult + 1 child – Single rate
* 1 Child in own room – Single rate
* 1 Adult + 2 children – Full double rate
* 3 Children sharing their own room – Full double rate
* 2 Children sharing own room – 75% of double rate
* 2 Adults +1 child – Double rate + child 50% of per person sharing rate
* 2 Adults + 2 children – Double rate + 50% per person sharing rate per child
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Samburu Intrepids Camp Accommodation Rates Exclude:
* Game drives
* Airstrip Transfers
* Samburu National Reserve Entrance Fees