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nairobi
Reviewed 14 July 2014

being used to sleeping in houses and tree hotels i was much eager to join my colleagues to tsavo for over night . we left Mombasa by road and ooh a bumpy ride and full of fun it was was being with my friends and whom i treasure most we set out for a never to forget journey on arrival...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2013

The tent was lovely with a great big four poster bed. Felt a bit bad about the masai having to fill up our hot water tanks by hand. Also a bit scarey having to have one escort you to and from the tents, although understandable given the hippos and crocs wondering around! Nice to sit on the porch and see...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 16 January 2013

The camp itself is really nice. You can sit on the restaurant pouch eating dinner and look at the hippos. The staff is friendly and the tents are neat. The downside is that it takes about half an hour to get to the NP gate which steals precious time of early morning game drives. But the major impression is the...

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Kenya
Reviewed 2 March 2012

I had been to Pattersons some time ago and I was not disappointed! The tents were clean the staff were great and friendly. We stayed two nights. Recommended.

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Reviewed 20 February 2012

We chose to spend the safari leg of our honeymoon at Patterson's Camp and had a truly wonderful experience. The staff we're exceptional in their attitude, attention to detail and warmth. If you are looking for an authentic East African safari experience then Patterson's Camp would be a great choice. With the freedom to self drive (as we did, my...

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Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 25 October 2010

We wanted to stay in Tsavo East on the way to the coast and chose this camp. However, while technically it is in the park, practically it is not connected to any roads in Tsavo East so for us it created a bit of a hassle. The location is very nice - on the banks of a river. The staff...

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High River
Reviewed 31 October 2009

What a wonderful experience to stay at this camp. The staff was so eager to serve us, which was a treat for someone from the service industry!!! We were greeted with a juice and refreshing towel and they gave us a quick briefing of the grounds and what we could do while we were there. Generators run the camp around...

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Bath
Reviewed 28 August 2009

this place is beautiful. It is right on the banks of the river and has a lovely set up. The staff were fantastic, the food is very tasty and filling - not extensive choice as it's not a buffet but still when you think where you are it's fantastic. When we went they hadn't had water for 2 years so...

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South West England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2007

Having watched the movie "Ghost in the darkness" we felt compelled to try this tented camp named after Col. Patterson. Its quite a long journey from Mombasa along the main Nairobi highway, through the town of Voi. You turn right off the highway, just past the second "maneaters bridge" - the original Patterson bridge is no more. You then bump...

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kenya
Reviewed 4 October 2006

We took a couple of days off work and visited this tented camp situated outside the national park. its a 3 and a half hour drive from Nairobi and 9km's off the main road. There is not much to see there in terms of wild game besides the resident elephants and the crocodiles and hippos. its set in a rivering...

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Address: Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Tsavo National Park East
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Patterson's Safari Camp 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Patterson`s Safari Camp Hotel Tsavo National Park East
Patterson's Safari Camp Kenya/Tsavo National Park East
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