Samburu intrepids tented camp is a mid range accommodation (3 star) found on the banks of uwaso Nyiro River in the Kenyan semi arid North in Samburu National Park.   The camp is located  in the wilderness area on a raised  deck  overlooking the river where elephants sometimes make an appearance and crocodiles come out to lounge by the river bank.  One can be at the lodge by road transport which takes approximately   5-6 hours drive   from Nairobi to the park and air  transport it takes  an hour flying from Nairobi to the close samburu  airstrip  then an hour  drive from  airstrip to the camp.

Samburu Intrepids tented camp consists of 28  spacious and  comfortable  refurbished tents overlooking the river   which  reflects  the local building style with grass thatched roofs with  modern comfort . Tents are wel decorated  and furnished  with private en –suite  facilities   of Clean flushing toilets ,  hot and cold showers , mosquito nets,  flat screen TVS,   magogany closet  wooden chairs and tables , shavers complementary bottled water  , solar energy etc., Tents  have private  wooden  balconies and sitting areas ,you relax while  enjoying the stunning view over the River Ewaso Nyiro , wildlife  especially crocodiles on the river bank and elephants camp  and surrounding areas..   Tents are equipped with excellent and comfortable clean beddings with queen sized bed .  There are fire places/campfires 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 depending   single, double , twin and triple/ family tents   and rooms cost 300$ per night  and above ( note that high season rate is different to low season rate)

 Samburu  intrepids tented 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  ; continental breakfast , picnic lunch and different courses of  dinner in the main building  served by well trained staff  ,they also serve Bush dinners,  Breakfast  as you enjoy  the morning sunrise , Bush lunches  and  bush diners , 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  ,  Free parking space available, Laundry services available , WIFI available at the lodge that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends etc. , Excellent and comfortable beddings,  Craft shop available at the lodge with more African style gifts like shoes,  safari essentials ,  Recreational  areas available at the camp , game viewing ,board games  many others.

Samburu intrepids tented camp
Samburu intrepids tented camp

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 while on your Kenya Safari

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