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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent 3 nights in Saruni Samburu and there are no words to describe how amazing the place is. The rooms are spacious, very clean, and have stunning views. Only downside was water was not hot in the showers in the evenings. The pools are both...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Saruni Samburu. My wife and I came this time for the Great Grévy Rally, the census of the Grévy’s Zebra and the Reticulated Giraffe. Saruni Samburu is expensive but it’s worth it. It’s a beautiful place. The rooms are...More

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Response from RiccardoOrizio, Owner at Saruni SamburuResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and for listing all the reasons that make Saruni Samburu so special. We look forward to have you back!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this lodge for my birthday weekend, and it was one of my favorite experiences in the wild. The lodge was very well appointed with breathtaking views, and the villas extremely spacious and beautiful designed. Waking up every morning and looking out into the...More

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Response from RiccardoOrizio, Owner at Saruni SamburuResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Wachuka for your email and I'm so happy that you celebrated your birthday so well. I'm glad you enjoyed our Saruni metal bottle: we saw a nice photo of you holding it!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to spend 3 very special nights at Saruni Samburu as part of our honeymoon. The setting is absolutely magical, set on a rock outcrop with breathtaking views of the Kalama reserve and way, way beyond all the way to Mount Kenya....More

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Response from RiccardoOrizio, Owner at Saruni SamburuResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful review and thank you for praising our management team, the staff and the community. We really appreciate that you spent with su such a special time in your lives and we look forward to have you back for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a family of 4 kids aged 6 and 2 and had an amazing few nights at saruni. The views are out of this world. The staff are very pleasant and attentive. The food is excellent. My 6 year old had the best time...More

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Response from RiccardoOrizio, Owner at Saruni SamburuResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words and I'm glad your kids loved interacting with the Samburu men and guides. Thank you for recommending us and we look forward to have you back.

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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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US$350 - US$750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$350 - US$750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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familytraveler074
27 May 2017|
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Response from RiccardoOrizio | Property representative |
The drought is mostly over and the herders and their livestock who were going through Kalama in the last few days (and using also Samburu Nat Reserve as their grazing grounds) are also leaving thanks to the combined efforts... More
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Winnie M
8 September 2016|
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Response from RiccardoOrizio | Property representative |
We provide transport to the lodge to visitors who fly in. We meet the clients at the Kalama Gate if they don't have a 4X4, but normally we have guests coming all the way to lodge, through an "interesting" but not challenging... More
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heather h
24 November 2014|
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Response from RiccardoOrizio | Property representative |
Dear Heather, thank you very much for your email and... good question! Of course 30 months is...a very young age, but experience shows that age is not necessarily the main factor. Who the child is and who the parents are is... More
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"Room 5. Great views and really private."
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"If you can get room 5, ask for it"
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"All of the rooms are amazing...you can't go wrong"
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"We had room 3. It was glorious"
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