Location: Namyunak Wildlife Conservancy, Mathews Range, Northern Kenya
No of rooms: 6 tents
Style: Luxury tents in a remote pristine area of natural beauty
Highlights: Leopards and elephant, the culture
Dining: Meals eaten together under the stars or in the comfortable mess area
What’s the difference: Set in the most unique location only reachable by private charter – singing wells, camels, leopards galore and exploring totally uncharted territory on foot. Amazing.
The Luxury Safari Company Award for: Most unique cultural experience in Kenya.
Sarara is one of Kenya’s ultimate luxury tented camps, in an area of unrivalled natural beauty and wilderness. Watching elephants from the infinity pool, eating exquisite food, and relaxing in the comfort of your exceptionally luxurious tent are the ultimate ways to spend your safari.
Each of Sarara’s six tents has views of the watering hole and the Mathews Range, this camp is incredibly wild and romantic with each tent being high ceilinged and spacious. Sarara has electricity and hot and cold running water. Your outdoor bathroom at Sarara offers superb views of the hills from the shower, and the indoor loo and sink at the back of your tent, are perfect for midnight visits. Each tent has its own private terrace, perfect for morning teas and coffees.
Sarara is powered by solar energy generated by several sets of solar panels, food is kept fresh in a specifically designed charcoal store. All water is fresh from the pure mountain springs, no pumps required and all materials are recycled.
Sarara is a true hotspot for seeing leopard, the most elusive of the big cats, and fantastic for close up sightings of the normally shy lesser kudu antelope. African Wild dogs are also frequently seen in the Sarara valley. Activities at Sarara include day and night game drives, walking safaris, bush dinners, fly camping, helicopter rides, private flights, trips to Samburu National Park, trips to the singing wells, time spent in the hide.Show Less