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Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

After breakfast, at 8:06 am, we leave Samburu Simba Lodge and it is already 28C. Along the way the signal is strong and we can do a lot of scoping: oryxes, gerenuks, impalas, views and just sounds. At 11:34 we leave by Garamara Gate which looks brilliant painted like a zebra. At 12:12 we enter the Shaba National Reserve using...

Thank Alazaw90
Mombasa, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

It always bring a special relief and feelings to be at buffalo springs and Shaba. Across the Ewaso ngiro river are the beautiful hills to watch – called a place of cows. Cows have to be taken up the hills for pastures. The dry river bed of Ewaso Ng'iro River – whose name is derived is derived from the local...

Thank LetterFromDiani
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the last stop of our three Kenyan national parks/reserves road trip between June and July 2016. We stayed there in July 2016. It looks like we saved the best for last. Sarova Shaba is by far my favorite hotel in Kenya. The streams are the ones that got me. The property has streams everywhere. Hearing the water flows...

Thank frantz05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms space is adequate after a five hour journey. The Clean fresh air, lovely staff, great healthy food adds value to your money. Great ambiance with great view of the Ewaso Nyiro river. Do not be a hurry for the game drive, rest in the swimming pool, and enjoy the breeze. The evening experience is fulfilling with animals coming...

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room: Very spacious and airy with two large windows to let it light and sounds of animals and the river. The pressure of the shower was amazing and the temperature perfect. The ceiling fan is a huge plus given how hot it is. Food: Amazing! There was a huge delicious spread for every meal and very well stocked bar. The...

Thank Kavi M
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip around Kenya, a stop in Shaba could not be missed. Another great lodge by Sharova, with the same excellent attention of the entire staff, the good rooms, food and the splendid views. Don't forget to see the crocodiles!

Thank Diego S
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The lodge is located in such a beautiful, serene and peaceful spot... i love the river adjacent to the property and this overall sense of calm and peace. My family and i loved every moment of our trip. Mr. Moses and his team looked after us so well that some of us were contemplating getting a job there just so...

Thank radz_radia
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Never thought such a beautiful and serene place existed in samburu, it's such a quite serene place very nice to relax and enjoy the facilities, the service is tops and everyone is so friendly, the rooms are perfect loved its design and setting, the only downfall is the food, they only have African cuisine and not continental cuisine they need...

Thank Linda O
Welwyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

A well appointed and laid out lodge next to the river. Buffet meals are served upstairs in a large dining area, lots of choices and good quality. The pool is big and immaculately kept. Rooms were in thatch roofed blocks of 4 with 2 ground floor and 2 first floor. Their views from the front were towards the river and...

Thank Caroline A
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Staff at the Shaba are amazing and make you feel right at home from the moment you walk onto the hotel property. The property is very nice with Animals all around. The on item that caught us off guard was the $70 a day per person fee that the county charges you while at the hotel. you have to...

Thank jasonsouza1

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Additional Information about Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

Address: Valley Road, Shaba National Reserve 00200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Eastern Province > Shaba National Reserve
Price Range: ₹ 12,287 - ₹ 28,986 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Shaba Game Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 85
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“Purpose for more than a night”
 of 5 bubbles E1239KImargaretm, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get some bread from the buffet and feed the fish in the ponds, they love it.”
 of 5 bubbles 687kavim, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“if you want to see crocs, half of the rooms are on the "crocodile walk" side”
 of 5 bubbles carolinea417, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all seems to be really good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles jasonsouza1, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are very good with lovely views of the river. Possibly ask for an upstairs room as you get a better breeze”
 of 5 bubbles IanShaw_60, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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