Located north of Samburu National Reserve in Kenya's wild north, Saruni Samburu is a 'design' lodge surrounded by 240,000 acres of private wildlife conservancy.
Perched on a spectacular viewpoint with an all-round view of Northern Kenya all the way to the snow-covered Mount Kenya, Saruni Samburu has 6 villas, a lounge, dining room and two infinity pools, with the lodge overlooking a waterhole where elephant, leopard, reticulated giraffe, Oryx and Grevy's zebra gather to drink. The 6 villas (4 of which are large family villas) have luxurious interiors, open-sided walls and canvas-shaded decks. Saruni Samburu is renowned for delicious cuisine and each villa has its own dining area, offering self-contained privacy and magnificent views.
- The only lodge in over 200,000 acres of unspoiled wilderness
- Innovative, eco-chic architecture and interesting design and décor
- Guided by Samburu warriors passionate about their land and culture
- A unique photographic hide
- Combines beautifully with Saruni Camps in the Masai Mara
At a glance
- 6 Villas
- All Ages
- Open All Year
- Family Rooms
- All Inclusive
"Be on the look out for the Samburu Five, unique northern species; reticulated giraffe, Beisa oryx, gerenuk, Somali ostrich and Grevy zebra."
Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Guided Walking Safari
Star Gazing/Star Bed
Take a journey through Saruni Samburu to get a flavor of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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Holiday to Saruni Samburu
It's a really wow camp. The staff are really inviting and open-hearted from the pickup until we had to leave. Everything was perfect. Nicole has a fantastic team. When we had to say goodbye, we left a family behind.Read full review
Solo Trip to Saruni Samburu
It turns out I was in the Bridal Suite. (By myself at age 76). It was huge with gorgeous views and surrounded by large boulders. However, as I was at the very top of a very large hill, it was a lot of walking with a long path and lots of steps. It may have taken me a little longer to get up and dow…Read full review
Honeymoon to Saruni Samburu
Is there a score higher than 5 stars? The staff were incredible and so hospitable. The location and views were absolutely stunning and the rooms were fantastic. Outdoor showers with that view is an unbelievable experience. The amenities in such a remote location were world class and the food was ex…Read full review
vacation to Saruni Samburu
Amazing location, view from our enormous family cottage over vast african landscape just breathtaking. Friendly staff.Read full review