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Tsavo East National Park | 7km from Voi gate, Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
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Ndololo Camp
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ndololo Safari Camp was the perfect place to overnight while on safari in the Tsavo East National Park. The hospitality of camp staff was exceptional and the food was wonderful. The tents were well-equipped with a shower, sink, and toilet; the beds were comfortable; and there was nothing like hearing the sounds of the wild, complete with lion growls... More

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Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I stayed for 2 nights with friends, and absolutely loved it! Had several heart stopping moments(ran back to my tent before a game drive only to come thisclose to a very very large elephant...I backed away slowly as previously advised by our guide in the eventuality...) The sounds of the elephants and other animals right outside your tent was very... More

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Seattle, Washington
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79 reviews 79 reviews
26 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Although not as fancy as some other nearby tented camps in Tsavo East (e.g., Satao Camp), Ndololo is a solid, less expensive option if you want to experience up-close-and-personal wildlife. Located inside the park less than 10km away from the Voi gate, Ndololo's lack of a perimeter fence means you will likely encounter wildlife throughout the day and night wandering... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

I am living in Kenya and I know what a nice tented camp is. This ndololo is good for people with no idea of what a good camp is and they think to be in the wild just because there is no fence, no security light in the night (how you can see animals??) and poor hygienic conditions. You cannot... More

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Tychy, Poland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2012

We bought a 2-day safari from the guys from the beach in the price of $ 200 per person. Rickety bus took us from the hotel to Tsavo in 2.5 hours. It was a path through the passion, but we managed. After several hours of driving through the park in search of people willing to pictures of animals came to... More

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Alcester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

I booked this camp based on the fact it had no fences and animals were free to come and go. When we arrived were greeted with a refreshing cold face cloth and drink. We were shown to our tent which was really very nice, two single beds but we didn’t mind. Well they are slightly wider than a single bed.... More

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Modena, Italy
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

my husband and I spent the last night of 2011 at ndololo camp. we desired something special to celebrate the new year and we got it! the tent was very simple - weak light, little water in the shower, outworn bed sheet - but comfortable. what we appreciated most was the atmosphere and the kindness of the staff. the food... More

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Cologne, Germany
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73 reviews 73 reviews
39 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

We stayed for one night on the first day of a 4 day safari and Ndololo was a great plunge into Safari life. After all, it is just a tent in the bushes. :) The tents however are built on solid grounds and all have ensuite washing facilities. The food was exceptionally good and drinks' prices were also ok. It... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

This is as close to the wild as one gets. the camp is rustic, but very clean, with comfortable beds, and a working shower! the staff are very , very friendly and go out of their way to provide what you need ! on all three days after our game drive, we were visited by lots of elephants coming to... More

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Brussels
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

I chose it because I wanted to be out in the nature as much as possible with three young children. It was better than expected. Clean tents, with shower/toilet/basin in the tent. A babboon came to finish the remains of some cookies the children ate at the balcony. At night, windows 'open' and looking at the silhouettes of animals in... More

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Also Known As:
Ndololo Camp Kenya/Tsavo National Park East
Address: Tsavo East National Park | 7km from Voi gate, Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Tsavo National Park East
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Ranked #14 of 20 Specialty lodging in Tsavo National Park East

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