Framed against the vivid backdrop of snow covered Mt Kenya and with the superb northeastern Kenya stretching out into the horizon, Lewa Safari Camp is set on the 45,000 acre, privately owned Lewa Wildlife Conservancy - a pioneer in the preservation of African wildlife. The Camp is an exceptional tourist vacation spot, offering extravagant scenery, with outstanding game viewing. The discerning traveler will find plenty of activities here to quell their thirst for an African experience.
Accommodation at The Lewa Safari Camp consists of:
The Camp is set on the old Rhino Sanctuary Headquarters. Verdant green lawns and perfectly placed tented accommodation is what you will find at Lewa Safari Camp. With knowledgeable hosts, the camp offers insights into conservation and wildlife management from the best. With high densities of wildlife, it is possible to see all of Africa's Big Five on Lewa, and the conservancy provides a refuge for many endangered species too.
The Lewa Safari Camp is made up of a central cedarwood cottage, housing the dining room, lounge and bar with the accommodation featuring: ten double and two triple bed luxury tents that are thatched and rest on raised platforms. All are very comfortable, with en-suite bathrooms that have high pressure hot and cold water, electric lights and flushing lavatories. The camp�s excellent chefs cook up delectable, freshly made home fare, with an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients. The comfortable and welcoming lounge overlooks a floodlit waterhole where wildlife comes to drink, and in the evening guests sit around a campfire under the stars.
Activities include game viewing with the option of day and night drives, bird watching and bush walks, lion trekking, visits to N‛gwesi cultural village, visits to the pre-historic archaeological site, fly fishing, wildlife management activities and educational talks on the history and day-to-day operation of the conservancy. Horse riding and camel trekking can also be arranged at an extra cost.
Airstrip nearby Lewa Downs airstrip.
Airport nearby Flights land (via Nanyuki) at Lewa Downs
Well situated Four hour drive from Nairobi.
Game Viewing Day and night game drives
Hiking Bush walks
Ensuite bathroom 12 Twelve permanent luxury tents with en-suite bathrooms, hot and cold running water and flush
Tour operator Anne Marie Muchemi with a team of dedicated and well-trained guides, staff and rangers.
All our guides are extremely well trained and know the danger signs of all the wild animals.
Lounge Warm and cozy lounge, which overlooks a floodlit waterhole where wildlife comes to drink
Private chef The camp´s excellent chefs produce delicious, freshly cooked home fare, with emphasis on locally available ingredients.
Outside dining facilities Breakfast is served "al fresco" by the swimming pool.
Bird watching Ample Bird Life in the Surroundings
24hr security Lewa Safari Camp area has a electric perimeter fence to keep out large game.
There are watchmen around especially at
night to make sure you are safe wandering between your rooms and the dinning area.
Coffee and Tea Wake up to the sound of an African dawn with Kenyan tea or coffee delivered to your door.