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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Mid-range
Great View
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Full view
Getting there
Samburu Airport16 km
Mulika Lodge Airport80 km
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All reviews infinity pool buffalo springs the reserve rooms are big resident crocodile watching elephants game drives beautiful hotel family safari our waiter plenty of hot water singing and dancing great safari spectacular views national reserve special thanks balcony
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Justus i was able to take my family for a break. Our waiter John was the Best as compared to the Shukri waiter who was unable to translate "Boss" into Sir and made us all to read his badge so that we can...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Kiwayu K
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Wonderful place. Comfy beds, good food, elephants and crocodiles surroundings the camp. Monkeys everywhere so don’t leave your doors open! The staff is warm and so friendly! Located in the middle of Buffalo Springs National Reserve. You are right in the think of things. Saw...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank muchtraveled55
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The two days driving the roads around the Lodge were excellent. Lions, cheetahs, leopards, oryx, zebra, gazell, impala, baboon, giraffe, crocs, elephants, and a whole lot more. Room was comfortable. But a bit warm in the afternoon heat. there is no AC. Views out the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank jcbrad
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We stayed at the Samburu Simba Lodge for 2 nights at the start of our safari. This was our first trip to Kenya and we weren't sure what to expect. We've been reading the other reviews of the lodge and had high hopes. Our experience...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank DebraJeanne52
Reviewed 31 July 2018

2 night in this place was simply the best start to a family Safari Holiday. The staff were great ......my 9 year old received a birthday cake with all the Kenyan singing and Dancing. The rooms were nice with balcony views to die for. We...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Shimol P
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"Second floor gives best balcony views"
jcbrad
6 Aug 2018
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"For a great view, ask for a 2nd floor room."
DebraJeanne52
3 Aug 2018
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"First Floor, rooms on the end, Ndovu, twiga or Gerenuk rooms"
eliasmP7542OM
30 Dec 2017
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"OMG the views... to capitalise on this make sure to get the upstairs rooms."
Musiya
13 Jan 2017
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LOCATION
KenyaRift Valley ProvinceSamburu DistrictSamburu National Reserve
NUMBER OF ROOMS
70
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