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Ithumba Camp

Northern area, Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
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Ngulia Safari Camp
87 reviews
#5 of 5 hotels in Tsavo National Park West
 
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been a fan of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust forever! For my husband's birthday earlier this year we went to the Ithumba luxury lodge. Ithumba is in Tsavo, and takes a bit of a drive from Nairobi (about 6 hours!). All worth the...More

1  Thank ReshmaAzizKhan
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We had the pleasure to stay with our family for 3 days at the lodge. As supporters of the David Sheldrick trust we have adopted a number of orphaned elephants at the Nairobi centre and visited Ithumba to see first hand their next stage to...More

2  Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We stayed at Ithumba for one night but spent most of our time visiting our adopted Elephants at the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage! We loved Ithumba and wished there had more time for us to spend there!! It is a beautiful, intimate camp and we...More

2  Thank 5Andrades
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Traveled with the friends and supporters of the David sheldrick trust, common minded fosters parents who are members of the Facebook group called Friends of Dr. Dame Daphne sheldrick. This place is magical, dreamy a great Oasis in the middle of nowhere. It's self catering...More

1  Thank Jack G
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had stayed at the original camp on our last visit, but decided to try the new camp nearby, which was under construction on our last trip. Because Tsavo is generally very warm the appeal of a place with a swimming pool is enormous. It...More

2  Thank eljo2113
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  • Coast Province >
  • Tsavo National Park East
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whiteburgundy
1 March 2017|
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Response from Jack G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can just mail the David sheldrick trust and they will provide you with the details or you can join one of the dream safaris planned by a travel company called kichakani Sunset for the yearly group schedules of 6 pax... More
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8 September 2016|
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Response from Beverly P | Reviewed this property |
I volunteer at the Sheldricks UK office & have visited all their units many times. Send me a message from below my reviews and I'll be very happy to recommend & answer all your questions. Beverly P
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30 August 2016|
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Response from kimw | Reviewed this property |
They are both wonderful! Ithumba you have a chance to see ex orphans and wild elephants. Though we were told some guests come and only see dependent orphans though so depends if the other ellies are around, in dry season... More
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"This is a tented safari lodge - a booking is for the entire camp, complete with staff and chef."
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"All accommodation is exceptional"
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"Tent 1 closest to main building, all tents same"
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"All tents the same."
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