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Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge

Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary, Tsavo National Park West Kenya
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Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary, Tsavo National Park West Kenya See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this lodge for the second night of our safari. The best thing about the lodge is that the wildlife is so close by, you can practically sit and watch elephants, buffaloes and so on drinking few meters from you. The lodge itself...More

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Response from Willie M, General Manager at Sarova Salt Lick Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Sarova Salt Lick game Lodge. Thank you for taking time to give us your valuable feedback We are glad that you enjoyed our serene environment and wildlife. We appreciate your valuable comments and it is our pleasure to know that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The surrounding landscape is wonderful. Lots off animals seeking the water some few meters from the hotel. Breakfast and dinner services is very good. So is the bar. Very serviceminded staff. The souvenir shop lady has the best sense of humour. But then its the...More

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Response from Willie M, General Manager at Sarova Salt Lick Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Sarova Salt Lick game Lodge. Thank you for taking time to give us your valuable feedback We are glad that you enjoyed our serene environment and wildlife. We Have noted on the issues you have raised and we promise to amend...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing place. Rooms are all on stilts with viewing windows. There is water around where reception is, so the elephants come right up near reception. We sat out on the balcony outside the bar in the evening and watched various herd of elephants arriving...More

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Response from Willie M, General Manager at Sarova Salt Lick Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Sarova Salt Lick game Lodge. Thank you for taking time to give us your valuable feedback We are glad that you enjoyed our serene environment and wildlife. We appreciate your valuable comments and it is our pleasure to know that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once in a lifetime experience, those moments money can't buy- priceless. we have been around the world but few places come close to this place. Pure Safari moments, the lodge is very beautiful, amazing rooms, delicious food, friendly staff, I will live to tell my...More

Thank LindaC478
Response from Willie M, General Manager at Sarova Salt Lick Game LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Sarova Salt Lick game Lodge. Thank you for taking time to give us your valuable feedback We are glad that you enjoyed our serene environment and wildlife. We appreciate your valuable comments and it is our pleasure to know that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lodges and the setting are really amazing. On arriving at saltlick as we were booking in the outlook was one I will never forget. Zebra, Wilde beast, monkeys, gazelle all together drinking out of the watering hole. The elephants came at about 6pm (...More

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Description
Located in the heart of the private Taita Hills Sanctuary, bordering Tsavo West National Park in south-eastern Kenya, Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge is a truly unique concept consisting of 96 rooms elevated More on stilts, each overlooking a waterhole and linked by suspended walkways. At night, the waterholes are floodlit ensuring that you enjoy an uninterrupted view of the numerous animals arriving to quench their thirst. The elevated restaurant, and the bar a level higher, also offer stunning views of the sanctuary and are the ideal vantage points to view game. The lodge has its own fleet of well-equipped safari vehicles with excellent guides. The climate is very moderate with temperatures averaging between 18 and 30 degrees Celsius all year round. There are sporadic rains in March, April, November and December. Due to the unique layout of the lodge, it is not suitable for children below 8 years. Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge is 400 km from Nairobi and 200 km from Mombasa. The lodge is a one-hour flight from Nairobi or 30 minutes from Mombasa by private charter which lands at the Lodge's own airstrip. The Sanctuary is a 3-hour drive from Mombasa and a 6-hour drive from Nairobi on tarmac roads. So, if you intend to make the most out of your African safari holidays, Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge is the right place to be. No matter if you plan to head-over to Nairobi or Mombasa, the Lodge turns out to be a perfect check-in option. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
US$213 - US$398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Salt Lick Safari Lodge
Also Known As
Sarova Salt Lick Game Hotel Tsavo National Park West
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Tsavo National Park West
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
US$213 - US$398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Salt Lick Safari Lodge
Also Known As
Sarova Salt Lick Game Hotel Tsavo National Park West
Location
Kenya > Coast Province > Tsavo National Park West
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Traveller (1,547)
Room & Suite (260)
Dining (46)
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Family and Play Areas (9)
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Experience784238
2 September 2018|
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Response from Sarova_Kenya | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry. Kindly see the direct message from us. Warm regards, Sarova Hotels
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Billz254
8 January 2018|
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Response from Farah_hrf |
Hi, its my first time coming to Kenya and I have a few questions. I would like to know what time is check in and out. Also my flight is late at night, So after check out are we still allowed to drive around in the national... More
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messangerBirmingham
3 January 2018|
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Response from MichaelLundMarkussen | Reviewed this property |
The hotel is excellent, but I dont think that the Taita Hills Game reserve is large enough to spend 3 days there. If you plan to stay for 3 nights you should go to Tsavo West for a full day with lunch packets and the same to... More
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"Rooms on the waterhole side provides excellent view."
charoos
9 Oct 2018
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"Overlooking water hole"
682grahamj
6 Oct 2018
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"try to book room as close to waterhole as possible"
rogerbT3384PA
26 Sep 2018
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"Watering hole view is best but whichever room you get the view is just as amazing"
NairobiMayflower
5 Sep 2018
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