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Severin Safari Camp

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near Kilaguni, Tsavo National Park West, Kenya
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Nairobi, Kenya
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302 reviews
79 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Severin Safari Camp for two nights. Service is excellent, tents fantastic and food very good. Spend the day with game drives and chill during the afternoon at the pool and get a massage. This place is one of the best lodges we have stayed in Kenya and we are residents here, i.e. we have been to... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only spent one night here as part of a 2 day safari and wish it had been our base for both nights. The staff where very friendly and the tent was extremely comfortable, complete with en-suite. Because the camp is unfenced you are escorted to and from the main building to your tent by a member of staff. This... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear CJL_Explorer. JAMBO, we are sending you many greetings from Severin Safari Camp, Tsavo West NP, Kenya. Thank you so much for your feedback. Wow, what an incredible and unforgettable experience you enjoyed here with us! That’s fantastic. Oh yes, that was a real safari adventure and can only be experienced when a camp is unfenced and operated in a... More 

Zinkwazi Beach, South Africa
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37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This was an excellent camp and we love tented camps; the pool, the waterhole, birdlife and game drives were excellent. We only had one complaint in that we never had hot water other than that brought by the staff from the kitchen and for a 5-star outfit that is simply not good enough. The Verreaux's Eagle Owl was our best... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Larry. Thank you for your Feedback. I’m happy to read that you enjoyed a lovely stay here with us and all the wildlife and nature just around the Camp. I’m very sorry to read about the “hot water” problem you faced. You can make sure we will take the necessary action to look into that problem, to keep our... More 

Straubing, Germany
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18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We visited Severin Camp for many times and enjoyed the spacious tents, the excellent service and first of all the location : Visit Poachers Lookout, Mzima Springs, Roaring Rocks.At the nearby Tsavo Bridge you find an amazing Hippo Pool.In front of your tent antelopes and zebras will be grazing(.Don"t leave your shoes outside the tent - Hyenas like them) If... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Guenther D., Thank you for your feedback! We are happy that we had the pleasure of hosting you a couple of times already and hoping in near future it will be many more times to welcome you again here with us at Severin Safari Camp. Last night we had 4 lions at the camp, as well a herd of... More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This place is amazing!!! We had part of our honeymoon here and due to it being quiet were up graded too the honeymoon suite and had a free massage. The accommodation is amazing with views across the park and wildlife just there. .... The food was a good standard and the service excellent. We had a safari with the Massi... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Manager at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Kathrin W, Thanks a lot for your great review on our Severin Safari Camp! We are happy to note that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to care for the perfect Honeymoon for you. We'd love to welcome you again soon here with us at Tsavo West! Best regards Jürgen Pietz Camp Manager More 

Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

stayed here in march 2015, having done numerous safaris in Kenya before this was the first time of luxury camping for me, it it amazing, the tents have a makati roof, a bathroom, toilet, shower, complimentary toiletries, a veranda and mosquito nets. I was in tent number 9 a short walk from reception and dining area, very close to a... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Manager at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Travellingzebra, Thank you for your great feedback. I’m happy to read that you experienced a wonderful and memorable stay here with us. That you enjoyed our service and food as well a wonderful clear view to Mt. Kilimanjaro and having the elephants, impalas & zebras right outside your tent. It would be our great pleasure to host you here... More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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124 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 424 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

Located in one of the best location in Tsavo National Park West, the Severin Safari Camp offers an unique experience of camp accommodation next to the wild animals. The evening we were there, two elephants came by within 25 meters from our tent. As for conveniences, each tent is equipped with modern facilities within the tent. Starting from spacious room... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Manager at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Charn P, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. I’m very grateful to have had the pleasure hosting and certainly meeting you and your family here at Severin Safari Camp. Indeed the Camp is a wonderful place just within nature. Food is my great passion, it is my pleasure reading that you appreciated and enjoyed it so much. I’m looking... More 

Vienna, Austria
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47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This place is simply amazing! The service is friendly, food is great, everything clean.. This camp is in the middle of tsavo west, while driving there you feel like you are driving into nowhere and this is the magic behind it. you are away from "civilitation", in a great camp with NO fences.. in the evening and the morning you... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Manager at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Jambo JenJenniferMS, Asante sana for your great feedback! We are so happy that you stayed with us and enjoyed our camp so much. It was our great pleasure hosting you. It would be fantastic to welcome you again at Severin Safari Camp, next time maybe for a few more days, just to experience our beautiful KENBALI Pool & SPA, a... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Just got back for an amazing 5 nights at Severin Kitani Bandas. Amazing camp with great service, food, friendly staff and most importantly super location in Tsavo West. Had leopard kill 10m from our Banda at 10pm on 31/12/14, an amazing experience. A true African experience that few places can match. Highly recommend it to anyone interested in doing a... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Nilesh P, Thank you so much for your fantastic feedback. Just a few month ago I met you and you remembered your childhood, staying with us at Kitani. Now you came back and I’m so happy that you enjoyed an amazing and unforgettable stay here with us at our Kitani self catering Bandas. The Leopard experience you may always... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I just came back from Severin Safari Camp and I totally loved it. It was actually my second time there but the first time was just for lunch and not an overnight stay. Having the opportunity to spend the night brought out a whole new dynamic to the camp. It was beautiful at night, the bar, lounge and dinning area... More 

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Severin_Kenya, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Severin Safari Camp, responded to this review

Dear Myumbya, Asante sana for taking your time, writing such a great feedback.I really appreciate it. I was so happy to welcome you back here, thanks for keeping your promise. It was our great pleasure hosting you and your family with us, here at Severin Safari Camp. Indeed the Camp is a “Magical Place”. Not fenced it gives you all... More 

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