We choose camps / lodges which blend into their environment and location. Our safari packages mainly include the highlights of the region visited. However, there are many factors that are common.
Please note that Fact Safaris DOES NOT own any lodge / camp / Hotel but we work closely with those that offer quality, luxury and privacy while blending with the environment.
AFROCHIC BOUTIQUE RETREAT is a secluded beach haven, and an ideal destination to explore the romance of AfroChic Boutique Retreat. It has 10 beautifully decorated rooms, most with a view of the pristine Diani Beach and Indian Ocean, which can be enjoyed from your private balcony.
ALFAJIRI VILLAS considered by many as the finest Villas on the East African Coast, the Villas overlook the Indian Ocean and theirs elevated positions ensure privacy and stunning views. African Style villas where the theme is high Makuti roofs, ivory Danish floors, wooden beams, Lamu doors and impressive African and Far Eastern Artifacts.
AMBOSELI SERENA nestled in the foothills of Kilimanjaro, Amboseli Serena lies beneath a corpse of giant acacia trees and beside a gently flowing natural spring. The lodge enjoys a beautiful and close view of Africas highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro. Inspired by local Masai architecture, the design of the lodge is in total harmony with the environment.
With 40 luxury tents overlooking the plains on Masai Mara National Reserve, the camp is close to the Mara River famous for the wildebeest migration crossing. Each tent has an ensuite bathroom, walk-in closets and a sun deck for relaxation while watching game.
BORANA LODGE is set on the edge of the Samangua Valley with panoramic views of Mount Kenya and Kenyas Northern Frontier. Borana is a small, luxurious family-hosted lodge with a horizon pool. It is situated on a 35,000 acre ranch 16 miles north of the equator,
Chui Lodge is opulence at its peak, located on 18,000 acres of Oserian Wildlife Sanctuary overlooking the dramatic backdrop of the Rift Valley and the Mau escarpment. Indulge in the comfort of one of eight individual and well- spaced cottages, each uniquely designed with en-suite bathrooms, marble basin tops and delightful verandas.
COUNTRY LODGE offers everything the business traveler might need. Its location, in Upper Hill, is far from busy streets and pounding noise. Each well designed en suite single room has a spacious four-foot wide bed, Swedish duvet, and sound proofing on all doors and windows, which have been imported from Europe
At the mouth Kenyas mighty Tana River, Delta Dune lodge sits high atop windswept dunes. Nestled among the palms, Delta Dune looks out upon an unparalleled landscape - lush, wild and utterly unique. With only seven open- fronted Delta Dune cottages, each with a private view of this striking panorama.
DIANI REEF BEACH RESORT & SPA is a retreat offering a full spectrum of services including a Casino, Padi Water Sports Centre and a World Class Spa that provides everything from tranquility to rejuvenation. Set in the backdrop of a glorious stretch of land overlooking a turquoise ocean, amidst soft white sands, this remarkable hotel redefines efficient service with a gracious attitude that ensures a truly unforgettable experience for any occasion be it a wedding, a conference or business meet.
ELEPHANT BEDROOM CAMP set on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River in Samburu Game Reserve surrounded by doum palms and other beautiful indigenous trees and shrubs sits this camp of six luxury tents - all furnished in rustic African style while offering all the comforts expected of a luxury camp (hot / cold running water, electricity, herbal products as toiletries, etc).
ELSAS KOPJE is a soft landing in the wild: when you step off the plane you are greeted by a warm, gentle breeze, carrying the scent of the open plains and bush. Elsas Kopje is almost invisible to the eye as you approach the hill. The lodge has 9 open-plan designer cottages your cottage is the ultimate room with a view, built from stone, open fronted, with a thatched roof.
ELSAMERE is a bird watcher's paradise with over 200 species of birds. Early mornings are a special time, memorable ringing cry and the chorus of birds song continues through-out the day. Elsamere has become famous for its resident troop of black and white Colobus monkeys which visit the centre regularly.
FAIRMONT THE NORFOLK continues to be Nairobi's finest and best-known hotel. The hotel in Nairobi, Kenya is still the traditional starting point for safaris and the Lord Delamere Terrace is modern Nairobi's most famous meeting place, where drinks and light meals are served continuously from morning until midnight.
The Fairview was acquired by the Slovak family in 1946. At that time, the hotel had only 40 rooms. Since then, the hotel has grown to just over 100 rooms. As a result, the hotel offers a wide range of room alternatives. It still has the old architectural design from 1946, and is the ultimate country hotel in town.
FIG TREE CAMP situated on the banks of the Talek River in the world famous Maasai Mara reserve, Fig Tree Camp comprised of 65 units i.e. 38 tents and 27 cabins making it a real adventure as one can choose to stay either in a tent or cabin - all rooms are ensuite and have a balcony.
Privately owned and managed, the camp accommodates up to 60 people in spacious safari tents attractively constructed in light beige canvas with large windows, wooden flooring and a permanent thatched roof.
FLAMINGO HILL CAMP is situated within the famous Lake Nakuru National Park, which lies within the Great Rift Valley of Kenya. An ornithologists paradise and equally unrivalled for game viewing, the park is Kenyas main sanctuary for rare, black and white rhinos. With 25 tents, 6 double and 19 twins, Flamingo Hill Camp offers its guests the finest in accommodation.
GALDESSA CAMP is located on the banks of the Galana River, in the middle of Kenyas largest national park, the vast and the untamed Tsavo West. 11 comfortable and spacious thatched and semi-tented bungalows on wooden platforms, each with an en-suite bathroom and private veranda. Guests are ensured their privacy as all of the bungalows are situated a good distance apart and natural foliage is used to subtly conceal neighboring bandas.
Giraffe Manor is one of Nairobis most iconic historical buildings dating back to the 1930s and is reminiscent of the early days of Europeans in East Africa. There are 10 luxury rooms which are all en-suite, one of which is the Karen Blixen Room; suitable for wheelchair users and families.
GOVERNORS CAMP nestles in the forest, on a site that was originally reserved exclusively for the colonial Governors of Kenya. Half of the tents overlook the rolling golden grasslands of Africas Great Plains, with views of herds of elephant, zebra, and gazelle: the rest line the banks of the Mara River.
With just six enormous and luxurious rooms, this home from home promises an intimate stay in a quiet and peaceful area of Nairobi. Each of the exquisitely decorated rooms is ensuite with both shower and bath in the bathroom, and lovely views.
HOTEL LA MADA is a small boutique hotel located near the Karura forest in the suburbs of the city. The Hotel is surrounded by forest vegetation, has rich birdlife and monkeys and has a river running through it set on 7 acres. The hotel has only 35 rooms - 25 double room, 6 twin & 4 executive suites. Other facilities available are coffee shop, al carte restaurant, lounge & pool bar, 3 conference hall, board room, business centre, swimming pool & curio shop.
HOUSE OF WAINE is situated on 2.5 acres that blends the elegance of gracious living with the spirit of modern Africa in an exclusive and serene setting. The aim is to provide guests with an experience that exceeds all their expectations of city hotels and is punctuated by personalized, friendly and excellent service and cuisine in beautiful surroundings.
ILKELIANI, MASAI MARA is the name given to the age group of the young Masai warrior. The young warrior is thus an Ilkeliani before he becomes the IL Moran. Ilkeliani, Masai Mara is a luxury permanent tented camp, centrally located in the Masai Mara. Camp environs have been intentionally preserved so as to feel, as close as possible, to nature.
The lodge is nestled on the shores of Lake Victoria. The eco -friendly cottages are exquisitely furnished and feature a private balcony facing the magnificent Lake Victoria. Wi-Fi, satellite TV and a 42' Flat LCD TV with a DVD player are available in all rooms.
JACARANDA HOTEL Its location within the suburbs of Nairobi makes the charms and attractions of the city easily accessible. Jacaranda Hotel is a comfortable, well equipped garden hotel in the heart of Westlands, a five minute drive from the centre of Nairobi. Its location avoids the noise and bustle of the city, yet the charms and attractions of the city remain accessible.
An elegant oasis in the arid lands of Samburu; Joy's Camp is built on the site of Joy Adamson's tented home in Shaba National Reserve. Each of the 10 sumptuous tents is uniquely decorated with handmade glass and the vibrant fabrics of the local nomadic tribes creating a chic, sophisticated and stylish camp
Deep in the Chalbi Desert near the Ethiopian frontier, Kalacha Camp sits on the edge of an oasis. It is a simple camp, built of local materials. The camp consists of four en suite bandas with twin beds, flush toilets and cold showers
KICHWA TEMBO & BATELEUR CAMP located at the foot of the Oloololo Escarpment on the fringe of riverine forest, both the Kichwa Tembo and Bateleur Camp overlooks the plains of the great Masai Mara plains. Bateleur camp: It is has 9 luxurious twin bedded / double, spacious tents with a private verandah and en suite facilities with twin hand basins, shower and private. Kichwa Tembo: it has 40 Hemingway-style safari tents, all with en suite bathrooms and private verandahs.
KILAGUNI SERENA SAFARI LODGE is situated in Tsavo West National Park, the second largest park in Kenya. The lodge56 guestrooms all with en- suite shower. Rooms command magnificent views second to none, extending out over some of the most rugged scenery in this 12,000 km park, with Chyulu Hills and the snowy Dome of Mt. Kilimanjaro as perfect backdrops.
The ideal place to experience unforgettable moments in Africa, surrounded by an exclusive ambiance. All rooms lead onto one of the swimming pools and have their own private, completely furnished veranda where breakfast is served every morning
Lake Baringo Club is a neat compact hotel on the lake shore. The architecture has a Spanish flair about it and the garden and the grounds are unmistakably African, but laid out with English air. The rooms are cool and comfortable with a central overheat fan, mosquito nets around the bends and a decent shower.
LAKE NAIVASHA COUNTRY CLUB offers a wonderful mix of tranquility in serene surroundings and a varied number of sporting activities for both the energetic and the laid back. The old comfortable architecture is comfortable with a variety of accommodation in rooms and cottages facing the rolling lawns and the lake.
LAKE NAIVASHA SIMBA LODGE is situated on the banks of Lake Naivasha, the cleanest lake in the Great Rift Valley. The lodge consists of 70 superior guest rooms furnished with wrought iron and mahogany furniture and have a step-down sitting area with television.
LAKE NAIVASHA SOPA LODGE situated on the southern shores of Lake Naivasha, second largest of only two freshwater lakes in Kenya's Great Rift Valley. The lodge is an impressive property with a dramatic backdrop. The lodge has a total of 21 cottages, consisting of 4 rooms each, making a total of 84 rooms all with a panoramic view of the lodge environs and the lake.
LARSENS CAMP was opened in 1987 and is set in lush lawns on the bank of the Uaso Nyiro, a river in Samburu National Reserve, 320kms north of Nairobi on the border of the old Northern Frontier Province. Larsens Camp comprises of just 20 double tents, each spacious and exquisitely designed with en-suite bathrooms. Preserving the pristine environment, in which it is built.
Leleshwa Camp is an intimate tented camp located on the exclusive Siana Conservancy adjacent to the world renowned Masai Mara National Reserve. The camp charms guests with its warm welcome and rests along a stream valley overlooking picturesque hills and rolling plains.
The resort has a reputation for excellence. As well as enjoying prime position on Diani Beach on Kenyas South Coast, the resort has extensively upgraded accommodation and facilities making it the preferred destination for holidaymakers and business travelers.
The Camp has a stunning location within Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, with outstanding game viewing, and spectacular views to Mt. Kenya to the south and arid lowlands to the north. The 12 ensuite tents have a thatched roof, verandah and full en suite bathroom
Situated near the equator at the base of Mt. Kenya-Africas second tallest mountain - Lewa Wilderness Trails is one of Kenya's oldest and most private safari ventures. Each room is luxuriously comfortable with its own rustic charm, while the relaxed atmosphere makes guests feel like they are visiting an old, family friend.
Manda Bay is a small Boutique Hotel, located on the North Western tip of Manda Island, in the Indian Ocean on the Kenyan coast offering personalized luxury beach holidays. Manda Island is one of the many unspoiled, idyllic islands of the Lamu archipelago.
MARA EXPLORER This luxurious tented camp lies at the confluence of the reserves four main game-viewing areas, and enjoys prime views of the spectacular wildebeest migration. Mara Explorer a five star offers 10 luxurious, well-spaced tents, each with its own private deck overlooking the Talek River. All are furnished in a classic blend of ancient and modern, with fine hand carved mahogany furniture bathrooms with twin basins and all modern amenities.
MARA INTREPIDS TENTED CAMP sitting above a sweeping bend in the Talek River, at the confluence of the Masai Maras four game viewing area. Accommodation consists of 30 luxury tents, widely spread across a large riverside site to ensure guests the optimum privacy and peace.
MARA SERENA LODGE perched on the saddle of a hill; the Mara Serena Safari Lodge has one of the most spectacular views imaginable across the vast plains, forests and rivers that make up the Masai Mara - one of the worlds richest wildlife sanctuaries. The furnishings of each room have been inspired by traditional Masai art and each one has a private balcony with views that stretch over the vast African landscape.
The Maralal Safari Lodge is set in Maralal Game Sanctuary, with beautiful landscapes, a wide assortment of wildlife, and the best place from where to experience the Annual Camel Derby. The lodge holds a 48 bed capacity, with adequate visitor facilities.
MBWEHA CAMP Mbweha in Kiswahili means jackal. Tucked away on Delamere Estates 6,400-acre Congreve Game Conservancy, nestled up against the Southern boundary of Lake Nakuru National Park with views of Eburu & Mau ranges. The camp has 9 cottages made of local materials, thatch roofs with natural lave rock walls and comprise a circular, roomy sleeping area with en- suite shower, and a private veranda.
The lodge is situated on the slopes of Mt. Elgon, Kenyas second highest mountain, just one kilometer before the main gate to Mt. Elgon National Park gate and 27 km to the town of Kitale. Accommodation comprises of 14 ensuite rooms.
MOUNT KENYA SAFARI CLUB located high on the slopes of Africas second highest mountain, The Mount Kenya Safari Club straddles the equator in a glory of luxurious cottages and elegant buildings set amid manicured lawns and decorative ponds. The club has a total of 115 bedrooms which compromise of 3 villas, 13 riverside and 12 William Holden cottages, 8 garden suites and club rooms and studio suites.
NAIROBI SAFARI CLUB is Kenyas only all suite Hotel. Each suite offers a bedroom with dressing table and en suite bathroom connecting into a spacious lounge. Each suite has three telephones with voice messaging and direct telephone dial facility to any destination worldwide, comfortable leisure seating, writing desk, dining table, a personal bar, personal digital code safe, satellite television with remote control of over ten viewing channels.
NAIROBI SERENA HOTEL is justly famed for its exceptional standards of efficiency, service and five-star hospitality, the elegantly sophisticated Nairobi Serena is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World group and is consistently voted Best Hotel in Nairobi' by airlines and international travel magazines alike.
Naro Moru River Lodge is an austere cabin residence just south of the equator. This breathtaking mountain lodge is a quiet locale to have fun, be with family and friends, with easy access to Mt Kenyas peaks for climbing, hiking or trekking, biking, and bird watching.
NGONG HOUSE is a unique experience. Although you will be staying in 'tree houses' you will enjoy a very high degree of luxury. Four poster beds, crisp linen and exquisite, gourmet food are just the beginning. The main house and each tree house have fully stocked bars. The evenings start with sundowners on your verandah at tree level, from where you can watch the breathtaking sunsets over the Ngong Hills.
In the southern tip of Lake Turkana is a small settlement called Loiyangalani - named after a scanty shrub of the are - and nearby is a genuine oasis where fresh water gushes from the hot rocks and doum palms provide shade and comfort from the scorching sun. Here is Oasis Lodge, a comfortable haven for exploration of the Lake and a famed fishing centre.
Ol Donyo Lodge is in the heart of the 275,000 acre Mbirikani Group Ranch, located on the slopes of the Chyulu Hills National Park. This 20-bed lodge is perched on a hillside, with no two suites or villas the same. What is consistent is the attention to detail, the comfortable yet utterly luxurious décor and the tradition of greatness.
OL TUKAI LODGE is situated on the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro; Ol Tukai lodge enjoys a very beautiful view of the highest mountain in Africa. The Lodge is camouflaged in a forest of fever trees and palms. From your room stretches a panorama of landscape, sky and wildlife with the massive majesty of snow-capped Kilimanjaro in the background.
OLONANA CAMP is situated on the banks of the Mara River, in the heart of Kenya's Big Game country. This unique setting offers a world of remarkable opportunities for safari adventurers. The camp features 12 spacious permanent tents, each tastefully appointed with two comfortable queen-size beds, ensuite bathrooms with showers, and large, river view verandahs.
PEPONI HOTEL, Shela Beach, is probably the most famous of all Lamu hotels and is the only one situated directly on Shela Beach. A small, private, family-owned hotel, it was once a house, which grew into a hotel. The atmosphere is intimate and low key.
The tranquil Retreat Centre in the Kakamega Rain Forest welcomes you to make it your home for a few memorable days. The centre consists of the main house of clapboard and colonial era corrugated iron, and five cottages in the same old style, whose proximity to the forest makes for delightful accommodation.
This camp has the good fortune to be located on the convergence of two rivers, and in the heart of the Masai Mara. The camp accommodates 14 people in 7 luxury tents; the honeymoon tent can be used for families accommodating an extra two children.
SAMATIAN ISLAND CAMP The small and exclusive Samatian Island Lodge is set on a small private island on Lake Baringo in Kenyas Great Rift Valley. With its breath-taking views across the bronze waters of the lake to the imposing backdrop of the Laikipia Escarpment, the lodge offers the perfect mid-safari break.
Samburu Intrepids is a lush oasis on the banks of the great Uaso Nyiro River in Samburu Game Reserve. The tented lodge is a delight to be in deliciously cooled by the river breeze and the forest. The luxury tented camp sits on raised decks overlooking the brown river.
SAMBURU LODGE beautifully situated on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River in the arid heart of Samburu National Reserve, Kenya, Samburu Lodge looks out over riverbanks where herds of elephant, buffalo and zebra come daily to drink. Samburu Lodge is set in a rugged landscape with a stunning backdrop of jagged mountains and its own indigenous wildlife unique to the region.
Saruni Samburu is a 'design' lodge located 7 km north of Samburu National Reserve, in Kenya's wild north. Perched on top of a spectacular viewpoint, its four rooms and large swimming pool overlook several waterholes where the wild game gathers to quench there thirst.
In the heart of Kenya, in the vicinity of the Aberdares National Park, is Petra Allmendingers and her families place. Live and experience the real Africa in the midst of the beautiful flora that frames Sandais comfortable farm house and guest cottages.
SAROVA LION HILL LODGE opened its doors in 1986, being the fourth Sarova establishment (first was Ambassador). The lodge gets its name from the hill directly behind it that was a lion's abode. The lodge is a beautiful retreat set in Lake Nakuru National Park - home to thousands of pink flamingoes and pelicans.
Majestically situated on the high banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, Sasaab commands breathtaking views across the arid landscape of the Northern Frontier District towards the jagged peak of Mt Kenya, and offers a truly exceptional safari experience in an area renowned for its variant species.
SERENA BEACH HOTEL & SPA Fringed by white beaches, and shaded by coconut palms, the silver ribbon of the Swahili coastline offers the ultimate tropical paradise. Bright white against the blue sky, set in extensive tropical gardens, the architecture of the Serena Beach Hotel and Spa replicates the winding lanes and colourful market places of a traditional 13th century Swahili town.
SERENA MOUNTAIN LODGE located at 2195 meters on the slopes of Mount Kenya facing the snow capped Mount Kenya. The Lodge is surrounded by a dense rainforest that comes alive at dusk with a myriad of sounds that make the African bush so special and exhilarating. The Lodge has 42 attractive bedrooms furnished with indigenous wood and African art, each with private bathroom.
SIANA SPRINGS TENTED CAMP is situated at the base of the Ngama Hills, on the eastern edge of the Maasai Mara National Reserve; the camp occupies a lush indigenous forest watered by the largest natural springs in the Mara ecosystem. The 38 luxurious tents boast the very latest in luxury camping, with large double beds, personal closets and writing desks, and en suite bathrooms with flush toilets and steaming hot showers.
Nestled in the valley between the dramatic slopes of Mount Kenya and the rolling peaks of the Aberdare Mountains, Solio Lodge has just six cosy and luxurious rooms, each ensuite with large glass pane windows to take in the panoramic views of the landscape which is framed by Mount Kenya.
SOUTHERN SUN MAYFAIR is a 4 star hotel set in over 10 acres of landscaped gardens in the Westlands area of Nairobi, about 20 kms from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. The hotel building was originally made in 1945, and used for other purposes, but went through extensive refurbishments to provide guests with modern facilities, and it still retains the understated charm and elegance.
SWEETWATERS TENTED CAMP is the name adopted by the local people of this area for the fresh, sweet, water tapped from the ground. Sweetwaters Tented Camp lies in the heart of 24,000-acre Sweetwaters Game Reserve, with magnificent views across the plains to the snow capped peaks of Mount Kenya.
THE ARK located in the heart of the Aberdare National Park, The Ark is a unique Game Lodge overlooking a floodlit waterhole and salt lick which attracts a host of wildlife including the elephants, rhino, leopard, bushbuck and occasionally an elusive Bongo or giant forest hog. The Ark resembles the Noahs Ark and comprises of three decks from which numerous balconies and lounges provide superb vantage points for game viewing.
THE OUTSPAN GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB is set in a well-tended tropical garden with rolling lawns with view of Mount Kenya. It is actually the nearest hotel to the spectacular Karura falls in the Aberdare National Park. The hotel consists of 44 spacious airy rooms most with fireplaces and access to the garden.
TORTILIS CAMP named after the acacia Tortilis (the umbrella Thorn Tree), is a charming luxurious tented camp built into the side of a hill, facing the foothills of Africas highest mountain, the snow capped Mount Kilimanjaro. The 17 spacious tents are raised on decks and shaded with makuti-thatched roof.
With a spectacular view of mystical Mount Kilimanjaro, and easy access to the wild attractions of Tsavo West National Park, Voyager Ziwani offers a tranquil retreat in one of the wildest places left on Earth.