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Sweetwaters Serena Camp

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A sheltered oasis, clustered around a waterhole and set in the pristine calm of its own private reserve, Sweetwaters Tented Camp is in a class of its own. Abounding with wildlife, unfettered by the more rigorous strictures of the Kenyan National Parks and designed to offer a charming blend of under canvas ambiance and uncompromising luxury.
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Breakfast included
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Nanyuki Airport14 km
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Sweetwaters Serena Camp was everything we expected and more. The watering hole in the middle of the camp for the animals to come and drink from, simply did the trick. We saw a family of 8 elephants with 3 babies in tow come in for a visit which was truly breathtaking. A black mal
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Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, Jambo! Greetings from Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp and thank you for your recent stay with us. We appreciate you taking time to share feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are grateful for your compliments on location of the restaurant facing direct the watering hole giving our guest opportunity to see wildlife as they enjoy their meals from the restaurant. We are appreciate your stay in Serena Hotels during your visit with your family. The Serena fraternity is looking forward to having a chance of host you and your family again in the near future. Kind Regards, Gilbert Toroitich| Assistant Camp Manager- Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp
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My husband and 17 year old joined me for Safari and our 1st visit to Kenya. This camp offers a luxury camping experience with beautiful rooms facing the game reserve and a watering hole where tons of animals gather day and night. Sit out on your patio to look and listen, or enjo
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Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Martyann, Jambo! Greetings from Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp and thank you for your recent stay with us. We appreciate you taking time to share feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am grateful for your compliments on our location,tents guest facilities ,massage services, good internet and these are amongst the pillars of Serena Hotels. The Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp fraternity is looking forward to having a chance of host you and your family again in the near future. Kind Regards, Gilbert Toroitich| Assistant Camp Manager- Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp
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We spent three nights at Sweetwaters while on safari in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy. The camp is beautiful - the tents are enormous, hugely comfortable, wi-fi enabled and filled with toiletries/hairdryers/extra blankets. Staff come to turn your bed down at night and add a hot water
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Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Leila, Jambo! Greetings from Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp. We appreciate your valuable time that you took to review us on trip advisor about your recent stay with us. We are also honored and privileged to hear you had good time with us, as per your review we thank you for such a positive review it keeps our wheels rolling towards bettering our services on day to day basis. Not to forget our friendly staff, comfortable tents, good food and great view of the watering hole full of rich wildlife. Longing to host you again in the near future! Thank you! Regards, Gilbert Toroitich Assistant Lodge Manager| Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp.
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located right inside the reserve park, it is a truly wonderful old heritage well maintained. the reception and dinning areas are gorgeous and the tents are comfortable. its like living in the middle of a jungle with comfort of a king.
the food and service too are good. both for
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Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Guest, Jambo! Greetings from Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp and Thank you for taking your time to give your feedback on trip advisor on your ''just digested'' stay with us. We are appreciate your positive comments depicting that you enjoyed your stay with us. We as Serena fraternity we try our level best not only to meet our guest needs and expectations but to surpass them. The Sweetwaters Serena fraternity is looking forward to host you again. Asante Sana! Kind regards, Gilbert Toroitich- Assistant Camp Manager. Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp,
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It is a beautiful sprawling retreat inside the ol pejeta conservancy. From the quality of the tents to the food, it will never make you feel you are inside a forest.
Though the sighting of Rhinos, Deers & even an elephant straight from the dining hall makes you realise that you
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Response from SerenaHotels, Manager at Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Rohit, Jambo! Greetings from Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp and thank you for your recent stay with us. We appreciate you taking time to share feedback and are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are grateful for your compliments on location of the restaurant facing direct the watering hole giving our guest opportunity to see wildlife as they enjoy their meals from the restaurant. We are appreciate your stay in Serena Hotels during your visit with your family. The Serena fraternity is looking forward to having a chance of host you and your family again in the near future. Kind Regards, Gilbert Toroitich| Assistant Camp Manager- Sweetwaters Serena Tented Camp
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water bucks at the waterhole
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What is the difference between the standard tents and the morani wing?
The new Morani Wing has 17 new tents that include: 8 doubles (one of the double tents is adapted for the physically challenged) 7 twins 2 triples Each tent features either a king-sized double bed or two twins. Standard tents include: 16 double tents 23 twin tents Each tent features either a king-sized double bed or two twins. Tent facilities include 24 hour hot water and electricity Valet and shoeshine service Laundry Mineral water and toiletries Bathrobe and slippers Tent service Safe and hairdryers (from reception) 24-hour medical service Children's meals, beds, babysitting Hope this clarifies your doubt.
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Hi there, I was wondering if the camp has any sort of fitness/health center or similar options on property? Thanks!
Not that I am aware of.
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hi is the camp sold out for the Christmas holidays
Hello Kitwa, The camp is not sold out yet. We would love to have you.
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hi do the luxury tents have a view of the water hole? can I get three beds in one room
Hi, they have a view of the water hole. Yes their family tents can have 4 beds too
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we are a total of 6 people, 4 adults, and 2 kids, Any specific rooms that you suggest. We are travelling next week. Also we are vegetarian.... so do they serve vegetarain food as well..
Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you for enquiry. We do serve vegetarian meals at Sweetwaters Serena Camp Plesae advise the date you would like to visit to enable us advise on rooms availability . Best Regards Susna Gichina
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"Morani wing is significantly better"
"Get as close to the animals as possible!!! Love this place!"
"The rooms facing water body are ideal."
"If you want your tent to face the watering hole please let them know, but fyi it will not be the new units"
"Closer to the reception is better"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 288 - US$ 345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sweetwaters tented camp hotel nanyuki
LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceNanyuki MunicipalityNanyuki Town
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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