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Laikipia Wilderness Camp

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Being in a conservancy, you don’t see other vehicles often and can traverse where you want. On arrival, I was immediately greeted by all the staff (too many names to remember) and then shown to my tent. Tents are simple with a storage rack, large basket with blankets if needed, and a beautiful handmade bed. The mattress for me is...

1Thank MichiganLaurena
Haddington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Our safari experience here ticked all the boxes - comfy tented accommodation with panoramic views over a wide area teaming with wildlife; friendly, knowledgeable, patient guides took us on personal game drives - not another vehicle in sight; exciting bush walks; a river and waterhole safe enough to swim in; picnics and sundowners in beautiful spots; an unforgettable night under...

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is our third visit to LWC and it gets better very time! Noting the fantastic comments already made on TA, I would agree with everything positive that's been said and more besides. We felt perfectly safe throughout our recent stay and this must be due to the nature of this tented camp: unpretentious, low-key but very comfortable with the...

1Thank Pip A
Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Overall, our stay was interesting and eventful, the guides were knowledgeable, friendly and endlessly patient with our questions. The two gap year students were great, entertaining and efficient, catering for our needs. Sadly, general management and communication (from Steve and Annabelle) was lacking throughout our visit. In particular, we rarely knew what was happening and when... some of this may...

Thank cnb134
Maitland, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a great camp, it is a true wilderness camp rather than the somewhat sterile gentrified camps you can find throughout Kenya. Don't get me wrong, the camp and tents are more than comfortable but you really feel like you are experiencing a bush camp. The food is excellent and there is plenty of it, Steve is a master...

3Thank kendobler
Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I chose LWC because they have 2 resident packs of wild dogs and in all our trips to Africa we had never seen them. LWC did not disappoint. We saw the some of the dogs resting at dusk on our first night here and were lucky enough to see them hunting on our last night, thanks to Steve's determination to...

1Thank fionahawkins
Forest of Dean
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We found LWC through an internet search on Wild Dogs and as a result of what we read made a booking. The main aim was to see Wild Dogs and get as close up as possible - well all expectations and hopes were exceeded, by a long way. We had wild dog encounters on 9 out of 11 drives as...

2Thank mattyc1965
United States
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stayed in two lodges during our time in the Laikipia area. This one was by far our favorite. Great guides, great game viewing, attentive staff, delicious food. LWC provided everything we needed. We did some swimming in the river (after the guides checked for hippos) and did an overnight out in the bush. We did walking safaris too. And...

1Thank Thyme8
Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Our family recently stayed at Laikipia Wilderness Camp for 4 nights. Steve and Annabelle (camp operators) are warm, relaxed, genuine people and we couldn't fault their hosting. Between them and their staff, they have created a wonderfully welcoming atmosphere, where nothing is too much trouble. Unlike many of the more well known safari areas in Kenya, there's a sense of...

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Coventry, England
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Our family of 3 spent 4 wonderful nights at Laikipia Wilderness at the beginning of November. Unfortunately we didn't get to meet Annabel and the boys but Steve, Hannah, Mugambe and Steven looked after us so well. Nothing was too much trouble. We went out on early drives, walked, night drives and during the day. Steven has the most amazing...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small and personal 10 bed tented camp in Laikipia, Kenya offering real adventure, walking safaris, game drives, excellent wild dog, leopard, elephant, giraffe and special Laikipia species. Homely atmosphere, family run, comfortable tents with en suite facilities and at a good price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laikipia Wilderness Camp

Address: Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Laikipia County > Nanyuki Municipality > Nanyuki Town
Price Range: ₹ 66,356 - ₹ 67,716 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Laikipia Wilderness Camp Kenya/Nanyuki Town
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“All rooms are similar, but some are nearer to the main tent....”
cnb134, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All are superb.”
mattyc1965, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tents basically same, pretty spaced out. we had the one on the end and it was great.”
  • Beautiful view froom camp lookout
  • Relaxing at camp lookout
linjudy, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All tents have a great view!”
290clairej, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are similar, the only difference is a few extra meters from the main mess but such distances are minimal and the walks to and from your tent offer great views over Laikipia.”
ChristianBoix, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
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