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Sydney
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our second safari in Kenya and perhaps our 10th or so camp. I believe the Tortillas Camp is perhaps the best camp we have experienced. The location is first rate with views over the national park. The tents are extremely modern, large, comfortable and provide everything you could want. The reception, bar, lounge area is something again with... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Tortilis Camp was,the first stop on our 10 day safari booked by Africa Uncovered. It was recommended by Stuart and wow, we were not disappointed! We were greeted by Beatrice who made us feel very welcome and at home. Our lodge was the Big House and we woke up each morning to stunning views of Mt Kilimanjaro - a wow... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

OH MY gosh, Tortilis set the bar high! We were picked up from the airport by our guide for the next 3 days and the game drive started right then! Fabulous, so many elephants! Tortilis is beautiful and the staff is very attentive. This was the first camp after Nairobi's Giraffe Manor and starting out our 3 weeks. :) Food... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Self-drove from nanyuki. Stunning drive through the park - lots to see. Staff have been fabulous throughout - Paul looked after our room and Juniour looked after us for our meals. The food was awesome - nice selection and seriously tasty. Out tent was lovely - wonderful view of kilamanjaro. Views from eating area and bar area were stunning. Watering... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. To hear that this is one of the nicest places you have stayed in in Kenya has been absolutely wonderful for us all. We also loved hearing that our team made you feel at home and comfortable. I will pass your message along and as always I am sure the team will... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing luxury tented camp amidst the beauty of Amboseli n.p. Accom is superb, food very good & plentiful, drinks included! Hosts Johan & Lori make you feel very welcome & take an interest in you. Game drives with head guide Ali were incredible, Scores of Elephants, Our group also saw Cheetahs, Lions, Giraffes, Mongoose. Sundowners on top of the... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Thank you for a super review. It was a pleasure hosting you and we're delighted to hear that you had a great time at Tortilis. Our team is fantastic and really drives our aim to deliver excellent service, I will be sure to pass along your very kind words to all of them. We hope you will visit us again... More 

Friday Harbor, Washington
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at Tortilis Camp as our first stop in a three week long safari and the management and staff set a pretty high bar for the other camps to get over. Johan and his wife are excellent hosts and have assembled a staff who are professional, friendly, and very service oriented. The camp itself is nestled in... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Thank you most sincerely for taking the time to forward your valuable comments and feedback about your stay at Tortilis Camp to us. We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful time during your stay and found our staff to be so professional and accommodating. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to them all.... More 

Moorestown, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

We had a group of eight as part of a Wander Africa/ Big Five Tours & Safari holiday. We stayed here for 2 nights. Johan was amazing and met us at the airstrip with a table of food, drinks and fresh towels so that we would not miss a beat and could directly continue on a game drive.The tents here... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Thank you most sincerely for your awesome feedback. We are very glad to hear that you had such wonderful experiences during your stay with us at Tortilis Camp. The game drives are always a highlight for many a guest staying here and, as you have correctly pointed out, the game walk as well. We are certainly excited to hear that... More 

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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed as a family of 5 as part of a Micato safari for 2 nights and couldn't recommend the location and camp more. Animals in abundance with the watering hole in front of the lodge a major hit with elephants and zebras on a regular basis. But it's Johan and his wife with an exceptionally friendly team who make... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Dear Pat, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback. We really enjoyed hosting your family during your recent trip with Micato. It really was a pleasure and we will most definitely pass on your comments to the great team we are privileged to work with here at Tortilis Camp. We hope you may be able to visit us again... More 

Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Amboseli, one of the beautiful national parks in Kenya with hundreds of elephants and thousands of other animals, big cats, birds and reptiles, can also brag of a beautiful place to stay. If you plan to go, check out the Tortilis lodge, with a very fiendly and service minded host couple as well as ranger and waiter staff, and food... More 

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Dear Einar, Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate your sincerity and will most certainly pass on your congratulations to the staff at Tortilis Camp. We would love to welcome you back in the near future and look forward to your next visit. Best Regards Johan, Lori and the staff at Tortilis Camp, Amboseli. More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 nights in Tortilis camp ,Amboseli 😊 management , stuff, food and the nature was excellent. We had done Safari many times but each time is different than any other so I definitaley suggest Tortilis camp in Aboseli thanks to every one especially our ranger Koskey (Alex) whose made our stay amazing❣❣❣

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ElewanaCollection, Manager at Tortilis Camp, responded to this review

Many thanks for your feedback and comments. We are pleased to see that you had an amazing time during your stay at Tortilis Camp. We will most certainly pass on your compliments to guide Alex and are so glad to hear that he added so much value to your experiences. We hope to see you again some day for a... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amboseli is best known for its unrivaled views of Kilimanjaro and the local elephant population. There are over 1000 elephants in the park eco-system, featuring some of the largest elephants in Africa. Tortilis Camp is named after the flat-topped, umbrella thorn tree, the Acacia Tortilis, and is situated in one of Amboseli's areas of Acacia Tortilis woodland, with the majestic backdrop of Africa's highest mountain, and the World’s highest free-standing mountain, snow-capped Kilimanjaro. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tortilis Camp

Address: Amboseli National Park, 00517, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Amboseli Eco-system
Price Range: $273 - $571 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tortilis Camp 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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