Elephant Bedroom Camp
Elephant Bedroom Camp is an intimate tented camp with simplistic elegance, luxury and style providing an astonishing safari experience. This camp in Samburu, Kenya offers luxury in a setting of breathtaking beauty. It is set along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River and shaded by doum palms and other trees that make up this green belt of riverine forest in Samburu National Reserve.
Elephant Bedroom Camp is a luxury safari camp located in the heart of the Samburu National Reserve in northern Kenya. The camp is named after the large number of elephants that can often be seen in the area, and is situated on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, which provides a year-round source of water for the wildlife.
The camp consists of 12 spacious tents, each with its own en-suite bathroom and private veranda overlooking the river. The tents are decorated in a classic safari style, with comfortable beds and traditional furnishings. The camp also features a main lounge and dining area, where guests can relax and enjoy delicious meals prepared by the camp's skilled chefs.
The surrounding Samburu National Reserve is an area of spectacular scenery; its dry plains bisected by the meandering river, with the backdrop of Africa’s dramatic mountains, including Mt Kenya. The spacious tents have rustic and colorful African touches, offering all the comforts; including a private plunge pool on the deck, hot and cold running water, electricity. (and complimentary herbal shower and bath products.)
Elephant Bedroom Decor at the lounge and the dining areas is in a vibrant safari style. Its soft intimate lighting assures you that this is the ultimate place to relax in between exciting game drives. Elephant, Monkeys, Impalas are among the camp’s many regular wild visitors, within Samburu National Reserve has a good number of lions and leopards and offers the opportunity to see many species endemic to northern Kenya.
Elephant Bedroom Camp is environmentally sensitive and takes responsibility to enhance the environment on a
sustainable basis. The camp employs members of the local community and also contributes to the education of
Activities at Elephant Bedroom Camp include game drives, guided walks, and visits to local Samburu villages, where guests can learn about the customs and traditions of this fascinating culture. The area is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including elephants, lions, leopards, cheetahs, giraffes, and many species of birds.
Location: On the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River in the renowned Samburu Game Reserve in Kenya.
How to get to Elephant Bedroom Camp
GPS co-ordinates: N 0.35.21.365 E 220.127.116.114
By road:Approximately 5 hours driving time from Nairobi.
By air:to the Kalama/ Oryx / Buffaloairstrip (1hrgame drive). This airstrip is serviced by: Safarilink -from Nairobi twice daily Air Kenya –from Nairobi twice daily Charter flights as scheduled
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- 5 Hrs from Nairobi - Easy Drive
- Full Board accommodation
- Luxury Tented Camp
- Perfect for Couples and Adults
- Game Drives opportunities
What are the 2023 Prices for Elephant Bedroom Camp?
Here are Elephant Bedroom Camp Resident Rates:
Elephant Bedroom Camp Rates
|Standard Luxury Tent||Sharing (PPS)||Single Occupancy|
|1st Jun 2023 – 30th Jun 2023||KES 15,360/- PPS||KES 19,200/- PP|
|1st Jul 2023 – 31st Oct 2023||KES 24,000/- PPS||KES 28,800/- PP|
Elephant Bedroom Camp Samburu Rates are in Kes Per Person, Full Board
Drinks, Samburu / Buffalo Springs Game Reserve Entry Fees and other Extras
Elephant Bedroom Camp Samburu Deluxe Tent Supplement:
KES 5,000/- Per Person, Per Night
Elephant Bedroom Camp Children Rates:
0 – 5 yrs: FREE Accommodation when Sharing with 2 Adults
6 – 11 yrs, Sharing with 2 Adults: 50% of PPS
12 – 12 yrs, Sharing with 2 Adults: 75% of PPS
Samburu National Reserve, 2023 Park Fees /
Samburu Buffalo Springs National Reserve Fees /
Samburu Shaba National Reserve Park Fees:
|KENYA CITIZEN||EAST AFRICAN
|Adults (24 Hours)
Child (24 Hours)
|KES 500.00||KES 1,000.00||USD 70.00
What Hotel Facilities are available at Elephant Bedroom Camp?
Here are the facilities available at Elephant Bedroom Camp:
- Spacious tents with en-suite bathrooms and private verandas
- Main lounge and dining area with a large veranda for scenic views
- WiFi internet connectivity
- Breakfast and lunch served outdoors on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River under the shade of trees (weather permitting)
- Dinner served in the dining area or privately on the guest tent veranda or under the stars
- Continental-style cuisine catering to a variety of dietary requirements
- Swimming pool with sun loungers and umbrellas
- 240V charging facilities in the lounge for guests to charge their electronic devices
- Guided game drives and walks in the Samburu National Reserve
- Visits to local Samburu villages to learn about the culture and customs
- Professional and knowledgeable guides and staff to assist guests during their stay.
Which Rooms Types are in Elephant Bedroom Camp?
Elephant Bedroom Camp has twelve spacious, insect-proof bedroom tents, each with a private veranda overlooking the river. The ensuite bath-rooms are fitted withdouble wash basins, hot and cold running water,a flushing toilet and a rain shower. Each tent has a plunge pool.
The spacious tents at Elephant Bedroom have rustic and colorful African decor, offering all the comforts; including a private plunge pool on the deck, hot and cold running water, electricity (and complimentary herbal shower and bath products.)
Accommodation: Twelve spacious, insect-proof bedroom tents, each with a private veranda overlooking the
river. The ensuite bath-rooms are fitted with double wash basins, hot and cold running water, a flushing toilet
and a rain shower. Each tent has a plunge pool.
What are the Foods & Drinks options at Elephant Bedroom Camp?
At Elephant Bedroom Camp, guests can expect delicious continental-style cuisine prepared by skilled chefs, catering to a variety of dietary requirements. Guests can expect a variety of delicious dishes using fresh and locally sourced ingredients, and a well-stocked bar to enjoy their favorite drinks.Here are some more details about food and drinks at the camp:
- Breakfast and lunch are served "al fresco" on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, weather permitting. Guests can enjoy a variety of breakfast options, such as fresh fruits, cereals, pastries, and hot dishes like eggs and bacon. For lunch, the chefs prepare light dishes like salads, sandwiches, and soups, along with a selection of hot dishes.
- Dinner is served in the main dining area and is a more formal affair. The chefs create a four-course meal that includes a soup or appetizer, main course, dessert, and coffee or tea.
- Private meals can be arranged on the guest tent veranda or under the stars for guests who prefer a more intimate dining experience.
- The camp has a well-stocked bar with a selection of wines, spirits, and soft drinks. Guests can enjoy a variety of cocktails and drinks while relaxing in the lounge or by the pool.
- The camp can cater to special dietary requirements, such as vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, or lactose-free, with prior notice.
Which Hotel Activities are available for guests at Elephant Bedroom Camp?
Here are some more details about the activities available at Elephant Bedroom Camp:
- Day and night game drives in the Samburu National Reserve, led by experienced and knowledgeable guides who will provide information on the wildlife and their behavior.
- Bush breakfast/dinner: Guests can enjoy a hearty breakfast or dinner in the bush surrounded by the beautiful scenery and wildlife of the reserve.
- Picnic lunches: Guests can take a break from their game drive and enjoy a picnic lunch in the shade of a tree or by the river.
- Sundowner: Guests can relax and enjoy a drink as they watch the sun set over the savannah.
- Cultural visits: Guests can visit local Samburu villages to learn about the culture and way of life of this fascinating tribe. The visits are led by local guides who will provide insights into the customs and traditions of the Samburu people.
- Lectures on Samburu culture by the camp's resident naturalist: Guests can attend lectures by the camp's resident naturalist who will share information on the unique flora and fauna of the Samburu ecosystem, as well as the culture and traditions of the Samburu people.
- Entertainment by local Samburu warriors: Guests can enjoy traditional Samburu dances and songs performed by local warriors in full traditional attire.
- Guided bush walks: Guests can explore the reserve on foot accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will provide information on the flora and fauna of the area, as well as the traditional uses of plants by the Samburu people.
Honeymoons at Elephant Bedroom Camp
Elephant Bedroom Camp is an excellent choice for a honeymoon in the heart of the African wilderness. Here are some of the features that make the camp perfect for honeymooners:
- Romantic setting: The camp is situated in a beautiful location on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, surrounded by lush vegetation and wildlife. The spacious tents offer privacy and comfort, perfect for a romantic getaway.
- Personalized service: The staff at the camp provides personalized service and attention to detail, ensuring that guests have a memorable and special experience. Private dinners can be arranged on the guest tent veranda or under the stars, creating a romantic ambiance for couples.
- Honeymoon packages: The camp offers special honeymoon packages that include romantic touches like flowers, chocolates, and champagne on arrival, private dinners, and special activities like guided walks or game drives.
- Relaxation: The camp has a swimming pool with sun loungers and umbrellas, perfect for a relaxing afternoon after a game drive or bush walk. Couples can also enjoy a couple's massage at the camp's spa to unwind and rejuvenate.
- Adventure: For couples seeking adventure, the camp offers guided game drives and walks in the Samburu National Reserve, cultural visits to local Samburu villages, and lectures on the flora, fauna, and culture of the region.
Elephant Bedroom Camp provides an intimate and romantic setting for honeymooners, with personalized service, special packages, relaxation, and adventure options to create a memorable experience for couples.