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Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bush Camp had the perfect balance of luxury and an authentic bush experience. We stayed in Tent 4 overlooking the Ewaso Nyiro River with a great view of wildlife across the river. The tent was extremely comfortable and had everything we needed. The bucket showers were a lovely "bush" touch. The food was delicious and the bush breakfast and bush...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello Wachuka, Thank you for putting together such a lovely review of your time with us. We loved having you stay with us and really do hope to see you back in the future! Warm wishes from Africa, The Namiri Plains Team

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first safari. We went as a family not knowing what to expect. It was truly incredible. Alex was the most incredible host, his staff were wonderful and the food absolutely delicious. The tents were so comfortable, clean and authentic - we even came back to our tent after supper to find hot water bottles in our bed!...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello Tini, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay with us - we are so happy to have made your first safari experience a memorable and special one. We loved having you stay with us and really do hope to see you back in the future! Warm wishes from Africa, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

Dana Point, California
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Our experience at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp was simply wonderful! If you want an authentic Heminway-like safari experience in an absolutely beautiful location, then this is the place!! I can't recommend it enough! We didn't want to leave! The camp is small and intimate with gorgeous views of the Ewaso Nqiro River. Each spacious tent is situated in front of...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello Tristen, Wow, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We thoroughly enjoyed having you and really hope to see you back here in the future! Warmest regards, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

Tring, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Alex's camp for two nights before heading off with him for a four night walking safari. Everything about our trip was perfect. All the facilities at camp were first class with delicious food and very helpful, friendly staff. The fly camping was brilliant and we would thoroughly recommend extending your stay to include this if you can.

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to put together such a lovely review. We hope to see you again in the future. Warmest regards, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

Reviewed 4 March 2017

Ol Pejeta Bush Camp is a really comfortable friendly camp. The tents are spacious and with lovely views into the bush. The beds were warm and comfy in the very cold nights with toasty hot water bottles. There was a spacious bathroom area with the usual bucket shower providing plenty of hot water and a flushing loo. The atmosphere in...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello Vicki, Thank you for taking the time to put together such a lovely review - we are so pleased to hear that you had a great time with us and are sorry to hear that you won't be coming back in the future as we would really love to welcome you back! Warmest wishes, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp...

Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Thanks to all for a lovely stay. New mess area is great, with lots of room. Wonderful time there, Returning in September. Hope Nonie will change her mind and be there when I return. She was a great hostess. As are all the staff.

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello Maureen, Thank you for taking the time to put together such a lovely review - we are so pleased to hear that you had a great time with us and we would absolutely love to have you back in the future! Warmest wishes, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Its more like a home in the bush, from the food, to the staff and the owner..you feel as if you are at home. The dining tent and its setup, the bonfire, a lounge where you just chill have a drink or read a book..all feels like home, you can't go to nanyuki and not visit ol pejeta bush camp..its...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed it too. We would love to see you back at Ol Pejeta in the future. Until then, all the best, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We're just back from an incredible weekend at Bush Camp; thanks Alex, Nonie, Duma, Abdi, Simon, James and team - we loved it! The tented camp is set on the banks of a river, there's great views and game all around. The luxury tents had everything; the team were incredibly attentive and friendly. The bush walk with Alex Hunter, Duma...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello Harry, Thank you ever so much for your lovely review! We loved having you stay with us and are so pleased to hear you enjoyed it too. We would love to see you back at Ol Pejeta in the future. Until then, all the best, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My wife and I came to Kenya to explore Ol Pejeta Conservancy, one of the most important wildlife conservancies in Africa. I researched options for accommodations and chose Ol Pejeta Bush Camp. Alex Hunter, a 3rd generation Kenyan, has created a camp with the authentic feel of a 1950's safari. It turned out to be a brilliant choice. Located on...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello John, Wow - thank you so much for your lovely review! Thank you for taking the time to put something together. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us and would love to welcome you back to Ol Pejeta in the future. All the best, The Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Team

Lake Worth, Florida
Reviewed 27 November 2016

What is a bush camp? We were delighted to see a large canvas tent with two rooms. They zipped us in every night and provided a 'bush shower'. Seven minutes of heated water poured from a bucket which turned out to be a lot of fun. The dining tent served gourmet food buffet style. Our only complaint was dinner was...

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AsiliaAfrica, Manager at Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your lovely comment - we are so pleased to see that you have a good time with us and appreciate your wonderful review. We would love to have you back! All the best, The Ol Pejeta Team

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River in central Kenya's Laikipia region is Alex Hunter's atmospheric Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, the ultimate in Kenyan hospitality and safari excellence. Here you will share your space with the last three surviving northern white rhino in the world. Ol Pejeta's six traditional East African safari tents offer an excellent base from which to explore the secrets of this renowned conservancy - from the pioneering conservation projects that have made it famous to spectacular sightings of black and white rhino and the Big Five. Ol Pejeta is the first choice for discerning safari veterans looking to understand and enjoy the very best of world-leading conservation practice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa

Address: Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Nanyuki Town, Nanyuki Municipality 10400, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Rift Valley Province > Laikipia County > Nanyuki Municipality > Nanyuki Town
Hotel Class:4 star — Ol Pejeta Bush Camp, Asilia Africa 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp Hotel Nanyuki
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“All the tents are equally fantastic, we had three and I could not name one of them as being better than the others.”
TiniA_13, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Each tent is fantastic!”
Tristen5800, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are no bad tents. Every one has privacy, a patio with a view, comfortable beds, en-suite bath..”
145JohnR145, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The tents are spread out and all are alongside a dry riverbed. If you have difficulty walking a distance ask for a lower numbered tent.”
sisselmans, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Private tented accommodation”
709johnnym, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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