- The 'Big-5' Ol Pejeta Conservancy and rhino sanctuary
- Only 7 tented suites with classic safari bucket showers
- Canvas tents on the banks of the Ewaso Ngiro River
- Visit the last two 'northern white rhinos' left on planet Earth
- Visit one of the most incredible conservation projects in Africa
- Electric safari vehicle and good lion sightings
- A Family-friendly bush camp in Laikipia County
- Best pizzas in the Mount Kenya region
- Lodge type; Classic Safari Camp
- Location; Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Kenya
- Lodge size; 7 Safari Tents
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp: A Stunning Safari Camp Positioned On The Banks Of The Ewaso Ngiro River
Ol Pejeta is a stunning little safari camp positioned on the banks of the Ewaso Ngiro River in the heart of the famed 'big-5' Ol Pejeta Conservancy.
A host of safari activities within the Ol Pejeta Conservancy (some at additional cost), including; game drives, horse riding and walking safaris, are available. The activity that we highly recommend is the safari option to visit the last two 'northern white rhinos' left on planet Earth, a very sobering East African experience, to say the least.
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp by the Asilia Africa collection is perfect for individuals, couples, romantics and families alike. Safari veterans and safari first-timers to Kenya will enjoy everything on offer within the exceptional wildlife region.
Seven tented safari suites are available, including one family suite. Each has a wooden viewing deck, comfortable beds and en-suite bathrooms with a flushing toilet and hot-water bucket showers.
The family suite consists of a large viewing deck, two en-suite bedrooms and a lounge area that separates the two rooms, perfect for a family of 4 or even 5 at a squeeze.
The cuisine at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp by Asilia Africa will always be a hearty and delicious affair. Breakfasts with continental or English options, lunch buffet with salad, pasta and pizza, and a three-course dinner to top the day off.
Produce is sourced from a local women’s co-op or local farmers, ensuring tourism revenue stays within the local community.
The wine selection is nothing to sneeze at. With a variety of reds, whites, and bubbly options, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you are looking for a hearty red to pair with your steak dinner or a crisp white to go with your seafood salad, Ol Pejeta Bush Camp has you covered.
Most dietary requests are catered for with advance notice.
The central guest area (main mess tent) is located next to the Ewaso Ngiro River, with stunning views over the Ol Pejeta plains. A lounge with a small library, a fireplace for those chilly winter nights, an indoor dining room and a bar area are all found in and around the central guest area.
A Wi-Fi area is available should one need to keep in contact with the outside world.
Game drives and night drives are the included safari activities when staying at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp; highly trained and skilled guides inspire you with their knowledge while you explore this diverse conservancy.
Wildlife on view within the Ol Pejeta Conservancy includes; The Big Five, a dense population of plains game and in the region of 300 species of birdlife.
The optional safari activities at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp offer guests a unique opportunity to get up close and personal with some of Africa's most iconic animals. Activities such as horse riding with rhinos, horse riding in the conservancy, and canine training and anti-poaching unit visits allow visitors to explore the camp and its surroundings in a way that is both exciting and educational.
For those looking for a more active experience, there are also options such as running with the rangers, cycling safaris and going to a gym in the wilds of the Ol Pejeta Conservancy.
And for those seeking a more cultural experience, there are visits to local communities available. Whatever your interests, Ol Pejeta has an activity to match.
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp is one of the best choices for families on safari who are visiting the Mt. Kenya region of Kenya. Suitable meals and accommodation options (a large two-bedroomed family tent is available) for all children over 5 years of age.
A junior ranger programme and activities list for the little ones include; conservation, cultural and, of course, educational options, while the favourite game is "hide and seek" with the anti-poaching dogs (fear not parents).
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp is the perfect safari camp for those looking for an authentic African experience.
With comfortable accommodations, delicious food, and exciting activities, Ol Pejeta Bush Camp has something for everyone. From game drives to visits to local communities, there is truly something for everyone at this bush camp.
We highly recommend a stay at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp for anyone visiting Kenya!
From US$ 568.00 per person
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season
Rates form part of a Kenya Safari itinerary
- Full board accommodation
- All drinks (except premium drinks)
- Game drives
- Transfers to/from nearest airstrip
- Laundry service
- All flights
- Premium alcoholic drinks
- White rhino, Lion tracking and other conservancy activities
- Park and conservancy fees
- Additional activities no specified
- Any items of a personal nature
- Medical insurance
- Visits to the Masai Mara Reserve
- Private vehicle and guide