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 the reserve. It is separated from Samburu National Reserve by Ewaso Nyiro River and is less hilly and dense yet equally very attractive.
Ashnil Samburu Accommodation
Ashnil Samburu Game Drives
Ashnil Samburu game drives are all conducted in 4×4 vehicles and accompanied by a highly experienced driver guide. There are also a variety of safari activities which offer exciting add‐ons to one’s stay. Lectures on wildlife conservation and culture are regularly given.
Ashnil Samburu Facilities
The open sitting restaurant located in the main building, overlooks the Ewaso Nyiro River and can sit a maximum of 100 guests. The restaurant serves set buffets featuring international, oriental and traditional African cuisine..
Meal plans: Full board accommodation basis.
The lounge is located in the main building away from the main dining area. The décor has an African touch that makes it a wonderful place to pass time and relax. There is a variety drinks served and include liqueur, soft drinks, cocktails, wines, and spirits, local and international beers. The seating capacity is about 60 guests.
Ashnil Hotels has embraced the idea by putting in place conference facilities in all the three lodges and camps to compliment professionals whose line of duty demands conferencing events. Ashnil Samburu have in place a conference facility with the latest modern technology, which include an LCD projector for clear vision and good sound system.
The souvenir shop stocks curios, African clothing, jewellery and accessories as well as other basic items like toiletries etc.
After an amazing game drive you can take a dip in Ashnil Samburu swimming pool or simply relax by the pool which has 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.
Ashnil Samburu have a fully equipped clinic that caters for staff and guests. The nurse will provide assistance at a nominal fee and make referral to a larger well equipped hospital if need be.
Activities & Services
Ashnil Samburu Activities & Services
This is a perfect way to end the day along the magnificent Ewaso Nyiro River where you can relax and watch the sun slowly set as you unwind with a cocktail before dinner.
Ashnil hotels will be prepared to arrange an exchange of vows in the ‘theatre of the wild’ – Buffalo Springs Game Reserve.
GUIDED NATURE WALKS
Guests can enjoy discovering the diversity of the national reserve on foot and have an intimate encounter with the wildlife and nature. For those who love bird watching our resident naturalist will take you on a guided tour through the reserve to learn about the various bird species.
Evening entertainment of Samburu cultural talks and dances gives you a special opportunity to gain in-sight in to the traditional lifestyle of the Samburu people. Also visit the Samburu villages and buy their unique handicrafts.
Ashnil Samburu Gallery
Ashnil Samburu Reviews
“Stayed for two nights during our recent Safari trip. The staff are extremely courteous and helpful. The place is well maintained and located in the wilderness with authentic touch of luxury camp living. ” – Chandra I
“We had a very luxurious tent. The water was heated by wood every morning and evening. Every tent had his individual boiler. We were greeted by a very nice staff and even the local elephant , Kenneth , came to say hello from the other side of the fence…
The food was delicious and there was a fresh pasta station.
We saw a lot of very unique game in the park so this was really an unforgettable experience!” – miekeVienna
“Great homely place.great service.Bar Man John was the best and then the restaurant staff who made my stay a memorable stay.will be back for sure.great food too.stayed three nigjts and made me like home.i must stay the staff was great.Keep up the good work.” – jabeywickrema