Ashnil Samburu Camp sits in Buffalo Springs Game Reserve which takes its name from an oasis of crystal clear water at the western end of Buffalo Springs Game reserve.
Ashnil Samburu camp is approximately 345 kilometers from North of Nairobi - approximately 5 hour drive and 12 kilometers from Ngare Mara Gate. And by air; Buffalo springs airstrip is 12 kilometers away from the Camp.
Ashnil Samburu Camp has a total number of 24 deluxe en-suite tents, 12 with King or Queen sized beds, 9 with twin beds and 3 with triple beds. Each of the exclusive comfortable deluxe tents gives perfect view of the Ewaso Nyiro River, surrounding beautiful landscape and all lives this brown river supports.
Every spacious tent consists of a dressing area, sitting area, luggage rack and en-suite facilities to provide a memorable stay close to nature.
The main guest area, shaded by a canopy of acacia trees consists of the reception, lounge area, dining area, bar and veranda deck with a view of the river. There is a variety drinks served and include liqueur, soft drinks, cocktails, wines, and spirits, local and international beers. The sitting capacity is about 60 guests.
The open sitting restaurant located in the main building, overlooks the Ewaso Nyiro River and can sit a maximum of 100 guests. The buffet platforms, both warm and cold, sit in the middle of the restaurant for easy access by all.
Meal Plans: Full board accommodation basis. Buffet setting is the preferred serving style but if a guest has a specific request out of the normal buffet served, we can arrange for an a la' carte menu to suit their needs that is chargeable.
Menus: There is a variety of menus to choose from but mainly oriental, international cuisine and a taste of African traditional dishes. There are other available options that can be arranged on request like bubbly bush breakfast and picnic lunch boxes.
The lounge is located in the main building sectored away from the main dining area. The decor has an African touch that makes it a wonderful place to pass time and relax.
With the MICE concept picking ground in the industry, Ashnil hotels has embraced the idea by putting in place conference facilities in all the three units to compliment professionals whose line of duty demands conferencing events. We have put in place a conference facility with a revolutionized modern technology which include LCD projector for clear vision, good sound system, and other facets of building success in conference tourism.
The souvenir shop stocks curios, African clothing, jewellery and accessories as well as other basic items like toiletries etc. It is open from 6.00 am - 10.00 pm with permissible lunch break.
After a grueling game drive you can take a dip in our swimming pool or simply relax by the pool which is a wonderful viewing deck of the Ewaso Nyiro River. This is the perfect place to relax and laze around in the calm afternoons.
E-mails, internet browsing and general secretarial services are available on request at the reception.
We have a fully equipped clinic that caters for staff and guests whenever emergencies arise. The nurse will provide assistance at a nominal fee and make referral to a larger well equipped hospital if need be.
- Bush dinners
- In-house naturalist
- Game Drives in 4x4
- Sundowner evenings
- Guided Nature Walks
- In-house Cultural activities
- Internet facilities available
- Picnic lunch boxes available
- Visits to nearby places of interest
- Bush breakfast with 'Bubbly' (Sparkling Wine)