Sasaab Lodge Samburu
Sasaab lodge Samburu -located close to Buffalo Springs and Samburu National Reserves, in Kenya’s Northern Frontier District.
It’s a place of rich natural diversity with an astounding number of animals from huge majestic elephant to lion, leopard and cheetah and the ‘Samburu Special Five : the Beisa oryx, reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, Gerenuk antelope and Somali ostrich.
The lodge prides itself on its hospitality and friendly attentive staff who strive to make every guests’ experience unforgettable.
The architecture of Sasaab follows strong Moroccan design principles, in which African heat is of primary consideration.
From the veranda, guests can take in the remarkable views across the Laikipia Plateau toward the jagged peak of Mount Kenya. Its position on the river naturally facilitates watching the herds of elephant that come to bathe.
Sasaab Lodge Samburu Overview
Sasaab is a stunning blend of Moroccan and Swahili style, located in the heart of the African bush.
Each individual cottage is designed to offer majestic views of the landscape and offer a cooling retreat from the African heat.
The airy rooms with four poster beds, enormous, open-air bathrooms and private plunge pools, make for a completely invigorating experience.
Sasaab also has a main swimming pool, built on the hillside overlooking the river.
Families are recommended to book the family suite, rooms 8-9, which has a shared central area and can be taken as an exclusive villa, with separate access. Extra beds can also be added, subject to availability.
During your stay at Sasaab Lodge
All guests enjoy full-board during their stay, which includes all meals and most drinks, excluding champagne and specially imported wines and spirits.
Baby-sitters are available and special meals are by prior arrangement.
Children are welcome at Sasaab and under threes stay free.
While on your ground package stay at Sasaab lodge see below inclusions and exclusions.
Included in your package
Guided bush walks, camel walks, fly camping (by prior arrangement only and can sometimes
involve the exclusive hire of a vehicle at US$ 445 per day), all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, bush meals, school/clinic/village/market visits and sun-downers.
Extra optional items & services you need to pay for direct
Champagne, luxury spirits, selected wines, treatments in Sasaab, tips, health insurance and personal effects.
Children are ages 3 to 15 years inclusive. 16 years and over is an adult. 2 years and under is an infant. Infants stay free.
Extra beds are available on request. We recommend parents book the family suite (rooms 8 & 9), as it has a shared central area & pool where families can enjoy time together. It can also be taken as an exclusive use villa, as it has separate access and inroom meals can be provided.
Local Samburu guides speak excellent English and are delighted to teach children about their traditions, such as making a traditional bow and arrow. Baby-listeners and special meals are by prior arrangement.
All their treatment at Sasaab use Healing Earth skin care products and an assortment of natural Kenyan ingredients.