Ewaso Ngiro River, Samburu National Reserve, Samburu, Kenya
About the Hotel
Elephant Watch Camp is a luxury tented camp with the highest eco-credentials, located in Samburu National Reserve. The camp is favorite retreat to wildlife enthusiasts, filmmakers, and opinion-shapers as it is regarded as one of the few places where wild elephants slide so close by to the side of your vehicle that you can reach out and touch them. Free WiFi is available.
The luxurious camp has six en suite tents crafted by naturally sourced materials offering a unique touch of the lodge. The units feature a sitting room with log fire, TV room and a shared dining area. Elephant watch has reliable solar powered electricity. Extra beds for children under 16 can be added to three for family rooms. Cots are available on request. The en-suite bathrooms are built around the gnarled trunks of acacia trees and are open to the African sky offering a reviving 'bush' shower expirience.
Guests are welcome in the kitchen, to chat or swap recipes, and the veggie garden too where they can pick fresh organic produce for the next meal.
Parking facilities and laundry services are available.
This camp is within Samburu National Reserve and 37 minutes drive to Samburu Airport. Elephant Watch Tented Camp Rates/Prices includes: Full Board Accommodation.
Bar / Lounge, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Restaurant
From 11:00 hours
By 10:00 hours
Babies and Kids Stay Free
Max Age: 4
Elephant Watch Camp has an on-site bar that serves a variety of drinks and beverages. Guests can enjoy Afro-Italian dishes at the restaurant or choose to dine outdoors under the cool shade of the trees alongside enjoying the breathtaking scenery of animals, such as elephants passing by. Book your stay at full board rates.
A stay at Elephant Watch Camp makes it ideal for adventurous activities such as game drives in Samburu National Park as well as cultural visits to the nearest Samburu Vilage. Guests can also hike Ololokwe Hill or enjoy a walk on top of a camel's back
The camp is situated within the Samburu National Reserve at only 30 minutes drive from Samburu Airstrip.
Elephant Watch Camp is situated in the semi-arid region of the northern part of Kenya in Samburu National Reserve. The camp is established on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River. Guests may access the camp from the Oryx Airstrip and Samburu Airport. Free Wi-Fi available in the main areas.
Please note that booking rates are not inclusive of any park entrance fee at 70 dollar per person.
Safarilink scheduled flights land at Buffalo Springs or Kalama; and Air Kenya at Kalama, and its only mostly charter flights that land at Oryx.
How to get to the hotel
From Samburu Airport drive 5 km then take a slight left then drive 1 km through Ng'iro bridge and into the camp.