ASHNIL SAMBURU CAMP – SAMBURU NATIONAL PARK
Ashnil samburu camp is a 4 star luxury accommodation found on the banks of Ewaso Nyiro River in the backdrop of the might ol Olokwe Mountain samburu national park Kenya. You can be the lodge by road transport which takes approximately 5-6 hours’ drive from Nairobi to samburu national park and air transport it takes an hour flying from Nairobi to the close Samburu airstrip then few minutes to be transferred to the airstrip. The camp is convenient and business friendly to luxury tourists, travellers who want to explore the park with its beautiful view Over the Ewaso Nyiro River, wildlife roaming around the camp since it’s not fenced and surrounding areas
Ashnil Samburu camp consists of 32 luxury and elegant en suite tents overlooking the river and each tent sitting on 25 sqm land scape reflects the local building style with ambience and comfort . Tents are well furnished with private en –suite facilities of Clean flushing toilets , separate showers , mosquito nets, wooden chairs and tables , complementary bottled water , solar energy etc., Tents have balconies and sitting areas ,you relax while enjoying the stunning view over the River Ewaso Nyiro , wildlife especially crocodiles on the river bank and surrounding areas.. Tents are equipped with excellent and comfortable clean beddings with king and queen sized bed. There is campfire pit at the camp where guests sit and relax as they share experienced about the safari and it also provides warmth to visitors during nights at the lodges. Tents are in different categories and sizes with single beds for individuals, double beds twin and triple/ family tents and rooms cost 600$ per night and above ( note that high season rate is different to low season rate)
Ashnil samburu camps camp offers more services and facilities which include;
A restaurant that serves delicious type of meals both local and international meals that meets guests appetite. You can have meals in any place of your choice either in the siting area or Bush especially bush diners overlooking the stars in the sky and bush breakfast as you enjoy the morning sunrise. They offer buffet breakfast, picnic lunch and dinner served by well trained, welcoming and friendly staff.
A well stocked bar with variety of drinks , local ,cocktail , wines, spirits and international beers , you relax on sundeck while overlooking the spectacular view of Samburu wilderness , river ewaso Nyiro , wild beast especially elephants .
Services; Free parking space available, Laundry and house -keeping services available
Internet WIFI available at the camp that will keep you connected, it also enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends etc.
Recreational activities to do while at the camp include; game viewing that gives a you a chance to spot wide range of animals taking water at Ewaso River, nature walks in the local villages many others.
Samburu national park is among the less known parks and smallest park found in the northern part near Ewaso Ng’iro river in Kenya in Samburu country .The park occupies the total area of 165square kilometers and 345 km from Nairobi. Samburu country is found in the former rift valley of Kenya. The park is the home of various animals over 200 mammals like; Giraffes, Buffaloes , Elephants , Big cats, leopards, lions , zebras Warthogs , olive baboons etc and 390 species of birds which include; Sun birds , bee –eaters , sunbirds, Tawny Eagles , Grey headed kingfisher , Yellow-billed hornbill and many more birds. There are more accommodations to stay in while in samburu national park; budget, Mid range (moderate) and luxury accommodations which are friendly and affordable to visitors visiting the park. Samburu are sub tribe of the masaai , they are Nilotic people of North –central Kenya. They are semi-nomadic pastoralists with herds of cattle , goat, sheep and camel. There are different activities to do while in Samburu national park include; Game drive ,you spot various animals in the park and around the lodge like; lion , elephants , Buffaloes and many others, bird watching since the park has many different bird species, cultural experience from the local samburu tribe like Traditional dance and food, Nature walks in the park , Big cat tracking , mountain biking and climbing , Camel back safaris and many more activities. Samburu saruni lodge is a convenient and affordable place for Guests visiting samburu national park