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Samburu Intrepids

Encounter Samburu’s famous ‘unique five’

27 Rooms


In the heart of Samburu National Reserve

Renowned as a pioneer of luxury camping in one of the world's last truly great wilderness areas

Perched on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River in the heart of Samburu National Reserve, Samburu Intrepids enjoys a unique perspective of one of Africa’s most celebrated wildernesses. Because of the warm climate, Samburu Intrepids’ public areas are all palm-thatched and open to the elements, and raised on stilts to catch the cooling breeze blowing off the river.

The camp consists of 27 spacious tents with en-suite bathrooms. The newly renovated tents are a picture of elegance, with giant four-poster beds and handsome mahogany furniture. There is a large dining area with outdoor terrace, a lounge and bar area and a freeform swimming pool.

The camp’s location deep inside the reserve guarantees close encounters with the region’s wildlife, including elephant, lion, leopard, and Samburu’s famous ‘unique five’ - the rare reticulated giraffe, long-necked gerenuk antelope, Somali ostrich, Grevy’s zebra, and majestic Beisa Oryx. Guests have the choice of game viewing in Samburu or Buffalo Springs Reserves. Game drives and walking safaris are well-conducted with knowledgeable guides. Choice of game viewing in Samburu or Buffalo Springs Reserves. There are also trips to local Samburu villages sedate camel rides and raft trips when the river is high. Samburu Intrepids has the best kids clubs (The Adventurers' Club and Young Rangers Club) in the region for uniquely educational cultural and wildlife safaris making this an ideal destination for the whole family.

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