• Sasaab Camp, Kenya

About Sasaab Camp - Samburu Game Reserve

Sasaab Camp is embedded in the wild landscape of the West Gate Conservancy, with views over the lush slopes and jagged peak of Mount Kenya to the semi-desert land of the North Frontier District. This tented camp, on Samburu community land, has a luxurious Moroccan theme throughout, from the entire dining experience to the extravagant living areas.

Relax and enjoy the tranquility of this stunning camp.

Lodge Details


A luxury tented camp set in the tranquil, yet arid heart of the Samburu Land.


Sasaab Camp is tranquilly set on the Ewaso Nyiro River banks, a great spot to enjoy the wild, dry beauty and experience some rare and endangered wildlife.

The location encourages some great interaction with the Samburu people, who are fiercely proud of their customs and traditions and enjoy sharing them.

Accommodation & Facilities

The main lodge is set on a high rocky ridge and lets you gaze through the fascinating Moroccan interior. There are 9 Moroccan style tents, which all include a bedroom, lounge area and en-suite bathroom, complete with twin wash basins. Each tent has its own private plunge pool as well as use of the main pool which overlooks the river. Two of the tents are located together and share a veranda and pool; this is for the use of families.

All tents have wireless internet access, cooling ceiling fans and power points (all solar powered).


Food is of exceptionally high quality, fresh and influenced by Moroccan cuisine.


Day and night game viewing drives, river walks, day visit to Samburu Reserve and bush dinners. Other activities include mountain biking, camel rides, beauty therapy and a trip to visit the proud cultural Samburu people.

Child Policy

Children are welcome and can enjoy their own nature trails. With a group leader they will get to make their own Samburu Arrow and Samburu toothbrush from the toothbrush tree.

Responsible Tourism

Water is solar heated and recycled wherever possible. Food and materials are sourced locally and a large percentage of employees are from the local area.

Want to stay here?

Contact one of our Destination Specialists to start planning your journey to include a stay here. Please note we recommend a budget of from £7,000 / $10,000 USD per person for our style of trip to this destination.

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