Sabuk Lodge is a unique bush home perched high on a cliff overlooking the Ewaso Nyiro River, which flows past the camp all year round and beyond the Laikipia plains towards Mount Kenya and the Karissa Hills. Sabuk
Sabuk is perfect for guests looking for a true wilderness adventure in a really beautiful setting. Each of the six open-fronted stone and thatched cottages and the two new Eagle Cottages has its own unique design and the furniture has been hand-crafted from local materials. Although day and night game drives are available, guests are encouraged to leave the vehicles behind and enjoy the excellent walking and guided camel treks. This way The emphasis at Sabuk Lodge is on working closely with the local community and guests are able to interact with the local Laikipiak Maasai community to learn about their tribal skills, tracking techniques and the medicinal uses of the local flora and fauna. The lodge shared over half its profits with the local community and works hard to work with them to preserve their cultural heritage and improve their standard of living, education and healthcare. Guests can also fish and swim in the river.
5 open sided cottages
Room Dcor: The cottages are open with verandah, show er and t oilet, each with its own fabulous view. Sabuk was fashioned out of the local landscape, built with local materials, the hillside, flora, twisted wood and stone boulders incorporated into the architecture. Open walls and private verandahs face out over the river gorge 150 feet below.
Special features: This hilly area with dense acacia bush is host to a lot of game which varies according to the season: Greater Kudu, Reticulated Giraffe, Buffalo, Impala, Elephant, Warthog, Klipspringer, Zebra, Eland, DikDik, Waterbuck, Lion, Leopard, good bird watching and incredible scenery.
A choice of three spectacular well stocked bars and wholesome home cooking from the kitchen will help you unwind in the best possible way. The cuisine is exquisite.
- Bureau de Change - Exchange reasonable amounts of foreign currency.
- Communication - 24 hour telephone & fax services. A radio call service too.
- Shops - A well stocked shop where personal toiletries and souvenirs can be purchased
- Credit Cards - All major credit cards are accepted at Ol Tukai.
- Transportation - Air - scheduled services available from Nairobis Wilson Airport. Flying time Nairobi - Amboseli is approximately 30 - 40 minutes.
Theres an audiovisual center where conference meetings can be arranged.
- Beauty Therapy and massage services
- Swimming pool
- Nature Walks
- Reforestation Program
- Out of Africa jogging trails
- Game viewing drives