Safari Lodges In A Picture-Perfect Safari Destination, Kenya's Amboseli
The Amboseli National Park is one of Kenya's smaller parks at 39,000 hectares but enjoys one of the most dramatic and beautiful backdrops, Mount Kilimanjaro. Amboseli lies close to the Tanzania border and is part of a much larger transboundary protected area, including the Amboseli, Mount Kilimanjaro, Chyulu Hills, and Tsavo West National Parks.
Amboseli is best known for its huge herds of elephants, around 1200. Amboseli also has an excellent variety of other wildlife, including lions, cheetahs, giraffes, zebras, impalas and many more. The Amboseli is home to over 50 carnivore and herbivore species and a birder’s paradise with over 400 species, including kingfishers, hammerkops, and pelicans.
The Amboseli is located about 260 kilometres from Nairobi and is easily accessible by both road and air transfers. By road from Nairobi, a comfortable 3 to 4-hour journey is on the cards.
From most of the Amboseli National Park lodges, one gets the traditional picture-postcard view, a herd of elephants line abreast in front of Mount Kilimanjaro in the background.
There is a wide choice of safari lodge options within the Amboseli, from the larger traditional lodges to the more intimate safari camps to the absolute in luxury safari lodges within private concession areas.
You will be able to enjoy specific unique safari experiences such as breakfast or relaxed picnics prepared alfresco by expert safari cooks watching Amboseli elephant herds in front of Kilimanjaro.
Our expert consultants will be able to guide you in selecting the best Amboseli Safari Lodge that will suit your bespoke Kenya safari itinerary.
The Best Safari Lodge In Amboseli National Park
Ol Tukai Lodge
From US$ 170.00 pp
Ol Tukai Lodge, a classy budget orientated safari lodge situated in the heart of the Amboseli National Park, one of East Africa's most popular wildlife and nature parks.
One of the best spots in the world to watch elephants with the backdrop of Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro is at Ol Tukai Lodge.
Porini Amboseli Camp
From US$ 425.00 pp
Amboseli Porini Camp and her 10 rustic and authentic tented suites are located in the Selenkay Conservancy, which lies a few miles north of Amboseli National Park.
Excellent guiding, fantastic wildlife sightings and an authentic safari experience awaits at Amboseli Porini Camp.
Satao Elerai Camp
From US$ 405.00 pp
Satao Elerai Camp with 9 Luxury tents is located in a quiet, unspoilt, unique setting on a 5000-acre private conservation area 12 km southeast of Amboseli National Park at the foot of Africa's Largest mountain, Mt Kilimanjaro.
One of the better safari lodges in Amboseli National Park with outstanding views of mount Kilimanjaro.
ol Donyo Lodge
From US$ 960.00 pp
ol Donyo Lodge, a Relais & Chateaux property located in the heart of the 275 000 acre Mbirikani Ranch that borders Chyulu Hills National Park.
ol Donyo Lodge is located within wilderness area between Amboseli and Tsavo National Parks. A small luxurious safari lodge that offers it all.