Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Sweetwaters Serena Camp Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Sweetwaters Serena Camp

Sweetwaters Serena Camp

This sheltered oasis recently enjoyed a 5-star upgrade that has seen it now have a new building, which has been constructed to further expand its service operations. It also has new public areas which include the reception, dining area, guest lounge, bar lounge, gift shop and kitchen. Additionally are new furniture, fixtures and equipment that are geared towards ensuring guests receive and enjoy unrivaled service and comfort. The camp offers a charming blend of under-canvas ambiance and safari luxury, and features fifty serene and luxury tents, each with its own private veranda overlooking the water hole.

Country

Kenya

Highlights

The location of the camp (Ol Pejeta Conservancy) has a higher wildlife to area ratio than any Kenyan National Park, and also offers the largest black rhino sanctuary in East Africa, the only Chimp sanctuary in Kenya and equally shelters large numbers of rare and endangered animal species.

Need to Know

The camp has a total 56 luxury tents that come complete with ensuite bathrooms, WIFI and other modern amenities. A short drive from the camp is Olpejeta House, which is set in extensive grounds with glorious views of Mount Kenya, and is a perfect getaway for honeymooners. The camp is gold eco- rated by Ecotourism Kenya, and provides health and educational support to the local community.


SafarisSafaris


Use of open- sided land cruisers


Wildlife HighlightsWildlife Highlights

The 4,000 hectare Ol Pejeta Conservancy is home to the only Chimpanzee sanctuary in the country and houses endangered species such as the Grevy Zebra, Jackson’s Hartebeest and Spotted Hyenas. Home to 42 Chimpanzees that have been rescued in the past from the hands of captors who only kept them as pets and exposed them to the danger of animal trafficking, this conservancy also plays home to the black and white rhinos.

Local ActivitiesLocal Activities

Try out the guided nature and bird walks, day and night game drives, camel rides, lion tracking, bush breakfast at the hippo hide, safari sundowners, bush barbeque, dinner at the elephant swamp, visits to the Olpejeta information center and visits to the Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Sanctuary. Guests can also enjoy guided mountain bike safaris around the Olpejeta Conservancy and canoeing at the Ewaso Nyiro- all planned and coordinated by Rift Valley Adventures.

FacilitiesFacilities

Gift shop, family features including family tents, children's menus, baby sitting services, educational talks among others.

AccommodationAccommodation

56 luxury tents with ensuite bathroom.

AccoladesAccolades

2013: Winner, Gold Ecorating by Ecotourism Kenya

SeasonSeason

Open all year round

Average StayAverage Stay

3nights

Children PolicyChild Policy

No child policy

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