The samburu Serena safari lodge is located in the centre of Samburu Game reserve, a semi arid open savannah plains broken by small rugged hills in Kenya Northern Province. Situated on the banks of the uaso nyiro rive with its crocodiles and a leopard, the lodge is rustic yet sophisticated and captures the robust rhythms of the river life.
Making full use of the native material amid artwork, blending in perfectly with the environment, all guest rooms are located in wooden thatched cottages surrounded by lunch gardens.
Each Cottage has a private verandah overlooking the rive so that the crocodile can be seen feeding
Game drive and bird watching safaris are extra special at samburu as the nature reserve is renowned for the range of rare game-reticulated giraffe, gravy zebras and the long necked gerenuk and the Beisa Oryx. There are also over 100 species of birds including the Somali ostrich.
The hotel boast 62 rooms including eight family rooms and superb swimming pool surrounded by thatched umbrellas and native trees.
Activities on offer include camel safaris, champagne breakfast and cocktail parties overlooking crocodile point, moonlit dinner in the bush or besides the river. Tribal dance performances, birds watching walks with qualified naturalist ands expert slide show and lectures on the surrounding area