Loisaba Tented Camp
Loisaba Tented Camp is a luxury safari camp located in the Loisaba Conservancy, a private wildlife conservancy in northern Kenya. The camp consists of eight spacious tents, each with its own en-suite bathroom, private veranda, and panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. The tents are decorated in a traditional safari style, with comfortable beds, elegant furnishings, and all the modern amenities that you would expect from a luxury safari camp.
Loisaba Tented Camp offers a wide range of safari activities, including game drives, guided bush walks, horse riding, mountain biking, and cultural visits to local communities. The conservancy is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including elephants, lions, leopards, giraffes, zebras, and more. Guests can also take part in conservation activities, such as monitoring and tracking wildlife, and learn about the important work being done to protect the environment and local communities.
The camp also has a range of facilities, including a swimming pool, spa, and a communal dining area where guests can enjoy delicious meals prepared by the camp's chefs. Overall, Loisaba Tented Camp is the perfect destination for anyone looking for an authentic African safari experience in a luxurious and secluded setting.
With dramatic views across the Laikipia plains to snow capped Mount Kenya, Loisaba Tented Camp is perched on the edge of a 500ft escarpment. Loisaba is a 56,000 acre private wildlife conservancy famous for its elephant population, as well as the big cats, and is one of the best locations to see Wild Dog.
Perched on the edge of an escarpment, Loisaba Tented Camp is designed to capitalize on unhindered views across Laikipia’s mottled landscape all the way to Mt Kenya. All accommodations and main areas enjoy a breathtaking vantage point over an expansive panorama.
African-themed sophistication and style is the flavour of Loisaba Tented Camp. Spacious and airy tents are custom-built with large floor-to-ceiling doors and windows, high ceilings and polished wood floors. The tent suites are adorned in chic Africana furniture with a modern European twist.
The inviting main areas of Loisaba Tented Camp include a large open dining area, separate open lounge and bar, a large wooden decking area for outside dining, relaxing and enjoying the view, and one of Africa’s most picturesque infinity pools.
Recently purchased by The Nature Conservancy and partnered with Space For Giants elephant foundation, Loisaba Conservancy, a functioning ranch, is a success story of conservation. Home to elephant, a healthy population of lion, the rare wild dog and an abundance of other species, Loisaba is a prime example of successful collaboration between conservation, communities, ranching and tourism.
Visitors to Loisaba are offered a myriad of activities to experience the wildlife and landscape on many different levels. Loisaba boasts a fleet of brand new custom-designed Land Rover safari vehicles for game driving both day and night. Other activities include horse-riding, camel-trekking, guided bush walks, fishing, mountain biking, cultural visits to Samburu villages and visits to the anti-poaching sniffer dogs.
ENCOUNTERS AT Loisaba Tented Camp *
- Game drives: Guests can enjoy game drives in custom-designed open-sided Land Rover safari vehicles, led by experienced guides, for a chance to see a wide variety of wildlife, including elephants, lions, leopards, giraffes, zebras, and more.
- Guided bush walks: Guests can explore the bush on foot with qualified Samburu guides, learning about the local flora and fauna, and getting up close and personal with the wildlife.
- Horse riding: Guests can go horse riding among the wildlife, enjoying breathtaking views of the landscape while riding through the conservancy.
- Lion tracking: Guests can participate in a lion tracking experience, where they can learn about the conservation efforts to protect these majestic animals and track them with the help of radio telemetry.
- Camel trekking: Guests can take a camel trek across the savannah, an ancient mode of transportation and an unforgettable way to experience the African landscape.
- Mountain biking: Guests can enjoy mountain biking on the conservancy's trails, experiencing the beauty of the landscape at a faster pace.
- Fishing: Guests can go fishing in the nearby river or dam, enjoying the tranquility and natural beauty of the area.
- Cultural visits: Guests can visit the local Samburu community and learn about their way of life, traditions, and customs, and share in the conservation projects of Loisaba.
- Sniffer dog and anti-poaching unit visits: Guests can visit the camp's sniffer dogs and anti-poaching unit, learning about the important work being done to protect wildlife from poaching and other threats.
- Wild dog sightings: Loisaba is known as one of the best places in East Africa to see the endangered African wild dog, providing a unique and unforgettable wildlife viewing experience.
* Some ecounters may incur additional charges
HOW TO GET TO Loisaba Tented Camp
Loisaba Airstrip is a 30 minute drive from the camp.
• Twice daily scheduled Safarilink flight departing Nairobi Wilson at 08h00 & 10h20, min 2 pax.
• Twice daily scheduled Safarilink flight to Nanyuki departing Nairobi Wilson at 08h00 and 10h20 to connect with private charter.
• In high season extra Safarilink flight departing Nairobi Wilson at 13h00, min 2 pax.
• Once daily scheduled Air Kenya flight to Nanyuki departing Nairobi Wilson at 09h15 to connect with private charter.
• Private air charters from anywhere.
• Road transfers from Nanyuki airstrip, approx. 4hrs.
• Road directions available on request.
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- Stunning Wild Location
- Luxury Tented Camp
- Full Board Accommodation
- Shared Game Drives
- Scheduled activities
What are the 2023 Prices for Loisaba Tented Camp?
Here are Loisaba Tented Camp Resident Rates:
Loisaba Tented Camp Rates
|1st Feb 2023 – 31st May 2023||KES 18,420/- PPS||KES 27,640/- PP||KES 29,700/- PP||KES 38,920/- PP|
Loisaba Tented Camp Rates are in KES, Per Person, Per Night
Safari Tent Occupancy: 2 Adults + 2 Children
Minimum Stay: 2 Nights
Loisaba Tented Camp Game Package Rates include:
Full Board Accommodation, including breakfast, lunch and dinner, water , tea, coffee and, laundry services, scheduled game drives and scheduled activities, transfers
to/from the designated Airstrip
KES 4,800/- for Adults, Per Night
KES 2,400/- for Children under 18 years, Per Nighty
Drink supplement Includes: Soft drinks, house wines, beers, & select spirits.
Drink supplement Excludes: Champagne, cognacs, single malt whiskeys,
premium spirits and wines from Elewana’s exclusive cellar wine list
Loisaba Conservancy Fee (Mandatory, Per Day):
Per Adult: KES 3,500.00
Vehicle Code of Conduct:
Only 4×4 vehicles which are shades of green or brown in colour are permitted on Loisaba Conservancy
Saloon 4×4 vehicles and mini-buses are prohibited
Exceptions to this may be authorised by Loisaba Conservancy Management
FULL BOARD: Meals(Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast), Water, Tea & Coffee
Full Board Rates Exclude: Drinks, Organized Game Drives, Park Fees and other Extras
GAME PACKAGE: Full Board(Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast), water, tea and coffee (other drinks are excluded. , shared and scheduled game drives, guided walking safari, bush breakfast and transfers to and from our designated airstrips, service charge
Up to 5.9 years, Sharing with Adults: FREE
6 – 17 years, Sharing with Adults: 50% of PPS
12 – 17 years in their Own Room (2 min.) 75% of PPS
1 Child (6 – 17 years) Sharing with 2 Adults: Triple Rate to apply
What Hotel Facilities are available at Loisaba Tented Camp?
Loisaba Tented Camp offers a range of facilities to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. These include:
- Luxury tents: The camp features eight spacious tents, each with its own en-suite bathroom, private veranda, and panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.
- Dining area: The communal dining area serves delicious meals prepared by the camp's chefs, with options for special dietary requirements.
- Lounge and bar: The camp has a comfortable lounge area and bar, where guests can relax and enjoy a drink.
- Swimming pool: The camp has a beautiful infinity pool overlooking the landscape, perfect for cooling off after a game drive or bush walk.
- Spa: The camp's spa offers a range of treatments and massages to help guests relax and unwind.
- Gift shop: The camp's gift shop sells a range of African-inspired souvenirs and gifts.
- Wi-Fi: The camp offers complimentary Wi-Fi in the lounge area.
- Laundry service: The camp offers laundry services for guests.
- 24-hour security: The camp has 24-hour security to ensure the safety and security of its guests.
- Airport transfers: The camp can arrange airport transfers for guests, making it easy to get to and from the camp.
Which Rooms Types are in Loisaba Tented Camp?
ACCOMMODATION & FACILITIES Loisaba
- 6 ensuite tents- 3 double, 3 convertible twin/double.
- 3 family combinations, each consisting of 2 ensuite tents with adjoining walkway.
- Main lounge, dining room and swimming pool.
- 1 family combination and 1 convertible tent have access to own private pool
Built on the site of the old “Loisaba Lodge”, the camp has state of the art power solutions.
Spacious and airy tents are custom-designed with large floor-to-ceiling doors and windows, polished wood floors, stylish modern furnishings and wide verandahs. The bathrooms are luxurious with flush toilets, double-basin vanity and solar-heated hot water cascading from a rainfall shower to deliver a revitalizing cleanse after an action-packed day. Each tent enjoys an expansive view over the Laikipia plains.
Twelve incredibly spacious ensuite tents, with breath-taking views that can be enjoyed from the verandah area. The bathroom with double basin vanity, large shower and an enclosed flush toilet.
The camp has three Family Combinations, each comprised of a Double Tent and a Convertible Twin/Double Tent adjoined by a walkway. Each ensuite tent enjoys a inside lounge area, verandah sitting area, a bathroom with double basin vanity, large shower and an enclosed flush toilet.
One of the Family Combinations and an ensuite Tent enjoy exclusive access to a second private infinity pool.
What are the Foods & Drinks options at Loisaba Tented Camp?
Loisaba Tented Camp offers a variety of delicious food and drink options to its guests. The camp's chefs prepare a range of meals using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, and can cater to special dietary requirements such as vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free.
For breakfast, guests can enjoy a continental buffet with fresh fruits, pastries, cereals, and juices, as well as a cooked-to-order hot breakfast with options such as eggs, bacon, and pancakes. Lunch is typically a light buffet with salads, sandwiches, and hot dishes such as quiches or soups.
Dinner is a more formal affair, with a three-course meal served either in the communal dining area or in a private setting. The menu changes daily and includes dishes such as grilled meats, fish, and vegetables, and delicious desserts.
In addition to meals, guests can also enjoy a range of snacks and beverages throughout the day, including tea, coffee, and soft drinks, as well as a selection of alcoholic beverages such as wine, beer, and spirits. The camp also offers a sundowner experience, where guests can enjoy a drink and appetizers while watching the sunset over the African savannah.
Which Hotel Activities are available for guests at Loisaba Tented Camp?
Game Driving Day and Night
Loisaba’s abundant wildlife across is rolling landscape is truly wild. Loisaba is a corridor of an elephant migration route, and holds a healthy population of lion as well as notable northern species such as the Grevy zebra, Beisa oryx and Somali ostrich. Loisaba is also a home range for the rare and special wild dog.
Loisaba has a fleet of custom-built Land Rover safari vehicles, with special features for photography. The guides of Loisaba are all KPSGA Bronze and Silver rated and have intimate knowledge of the wildlife and the culture of the area.
All game drives are inclusive in a Game Package.
Guided Bush Walks
Leaving the car behind for a bush walk allows an up-close and intimate experience of nature. Take a walk with one of Loisaba’s excellent guides, and learn how to recognise animal signs and tracks, appreciate the smaller creatures and flora of Africa, all while enjoying the surroundings at a slower pace.
Guided Bush Walks are inclusive in a Game Package.
Horse riding provides a chance to experience wildlife from a different perspective. Trotting through herds of zebra, impala or giraffe is an exhilarating experience. Loisaba’s horses are bush-raised and trained, allowing you to get close to the wildlife.
Horse riding is at an additional cost, and normally lasts for 2 hours. Only riders with experience can partake in this activity.
This can be arranged in the river and dams, kindly note this is seasonal and depends on the rains. Equipment, both modern and traditional can be supplied.
Experience the unique exhilaration of riding on the plains with a herd of zebra,walking gently through a graceful forest of giraffe or past a herd of elephant. On horseback it is possible to get unusually close to wildlife and our stable of horses have all been reared from birth in the bush so are quite accustomed to its presence. We do, however, require a reasonable degree of riding skill.
A great way to view the stunning diversity of Loisaba is on foot. You will be accompanied by traditional Samburu guides whose knowledge of local flora, fauna, cultural and history is unmatched.
For a unique cultural experience, spend an afternoon down at the traditional Masai village – a great experience see how the Masai live, watch them dance and view some of their beadwork.
Camel Trekking. Camels are a sight synonymous with Kenya’s northern regions. Enjoy a ride on a traditional mode of transport along the Ewaso Nyiro river or across the plains.
Camel trekking is at an additional cost, and normally lasts for 2 hours.
For some excitement and adrenalin, take a mountain bike and your guide and explore some of the biking trails around Loisaba Conservancy on two wheels.
The Samburu of Northern Kenya, a pastoralist tribe, are renowned for their colourful and impressive dress. Guests to Loisaba are invited to visit a local Samburu village to learn about the Samburu people and their culture.
Game drive to Samburu village is included in Game Package, but an entry fee that goes to the community is an extra.
Enjoy a delicious gourmet meal amidst the sights, sounds and smells of the African bush. The perfect ending to a bush walk, horse ride or camel safari.
A spectacular African sunset is always best enjoyed with your favourite drink in hand.
Honeymoon at Loisaba Tented Camp
Loisaba Tented Camp is a wonderful honeymoon destination for couples looking for a unique and romantic African safari experience. The camp offers a secluded and luxurious setting in the heart of the Kenyan wilderness, with spectacular views of the surrounding landscape and wildlife.
There are several activities that honeymooners can enjoy during their stay, including game drives, guided bush walks, horse riding, and cultural visits to local communities. The conservancy is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including elephants, lions, leopards, giraffes, and more, providing ample opportunities for wildlife viewing and photography.
The camp also offers a range of amenities and services to make your honeymoon unforgettable, such as private dining experiences, couples' massages at the spa, and romantic sundowners in the bush. The camp's tents are spacious and luxurious, with en-suite bathrooms, private verandas, and stunning views of the landscape.
Loisaba Tented Camp can also arrange special experiences for honeymooners, such as hot air balloon rides over the savannah, private guided game drives, and star gazing with a professional astronomer.
Loisaba Tented Camp is the perfect destination for a memorable and romantic honeymoon safari in Africa.