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Samburu Intrepids Luxury Tented Camp

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Samburu Intrepids' location deep inside the reserve guarantees close encounters with Samburu's shyer species, including elephant, leopard and Samburu famous 'special five' - the rare reticulated giraffe, long-necked genernuk antelope, Somali ostrich, Grevy's zebra, and majestic Beisa oryx. This luxurious tented lodge offers modern tents with a private view over the riverbanks.
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Samburu Airport14 km
Nanyuki Airport78 km
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All reviews our waiter tented camp game drives the river wake up call before dinner evening talks fantastic guide each morning the reserve game driver special thanks mosquito netting his knowledge nature walk stayed for two nights first stop
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A great glamping experience, not to be missed ! Our first time staying at a tented camp and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Opening and closing the door meant double zipping up of the canvas flaps. Many vervet monkeys in the thick foliage outside were eager...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank kalgal2005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This lodge is amazing and the tented rooms with a view of the river ,the rooms are very neat and tidy and furnishing quite elite u can call it . Morning they have a wake up call service they come to your room with tea...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank misstee28
Response from Mauricenjeruh, General Manager at Samburu Intrepids Luxury Tented CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank for taking some time to review us on TripAdvisor. We feel so proud to have met your expectations and we look forward to extend the same on your next visit to our unit in Samburu. The little things we do i.e a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved my experience when I stayed at this place. It was very clean and the food was nice too. "Make sure to lock your tent," they said. Of course my husband didn't listen and a monkey broke in while he was resting to steal...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Mauricenjeruh, General Manager at Samburu Intrepids Luxury Tented CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you taking some time to review us on TA. We do appreciate so much we promise to maintain our standards and raise them even higher. We have noticed the special mention of our cleanliness and fabulous food. Monkeys are very naughty and...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

To put it simply i do not know quite where to begin. My wife and I were lucky to first visit the Samburu Intrepids four years ago on our honeymoon and we fell in love with the place. When we left we had made friends...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank strikerbw
Response from Mauricenjeruh, General Manager at Samburu Intrepids Luxury Tented CampResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for writing such a kind review of Samburu Intrepids. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and the amazing animal sightings you experienced. Thank you for your compliments on our rooms, staff and cuisine - our...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

To be fair, I'm not into rustic or primitive. Even so, compared to other safari camps, I found the Intrepids disappointing. The tent was hot beyond tolerance. There's no WiFi in the tents. There's no power from 1500 to 1800 and 0000 to 0500. There...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank WanderingParsifal
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Pravin_Patel-Atlanta
19 May 2018|
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Response from Mauricenjeruh | Property representative |
Dear Pravin, Thank for the inquiry. We do offer laundry services and it varies depending on the type of cloth. Looking forward to hosting you. regards, Samburu Intrepids Team
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letukeben1
20 January 2018|
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Dear Letuke, How are you? We do offer attachments for students with related courses. kindly call out office on 0713136482. Regards, Maurice.
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Avinash G
24 March 2017|
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Hi Avinash, Thanks for your Question. may i ask that you give us your E Mail address and the sales Team will be in touch. We will need to know when you want to visit as rates change with seasons. It will be our pleasure to... More
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Room Tips
"Depends how far you want to walk!! They are along the river so it really does not make too much difference"
strikerbw
05 Nov 2018
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"Every room looks out over the river so you can't go wrong!"
achira12
24 Sep 2018
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"any tent is good. We had T26 and it was great"
MarkeyMark48
02 Sep 2018
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"best views are tents facing the Ewaso Nyiro"
_azza6347
09 Jul 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$288 - US$939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
samburu intrepids luxury tented camp hotel samburu national reserve
LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceSamburu DistrictSamburu National Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
28
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