Tsavo National Park
Tsavo National Park occupies nearly 22,000 km2 , and is one of Kenya's oldest and largest National Parks. Its beautiful landscape and proximity to the coast make it a popular safari destination.
Satao Camp is located in Tsavo East, which covers about half this area. There is a wide variety of animals to be seen in Tsavo East, including lion, leopard, cheetah, zebras, giraffes, serval cats, antelopes, lesser kudu, oryx, klipspringer, impala, stripped hyena, gazelles, buffalos and elephants. Some 500 bird species have been recorded in the area, including ostrich and some migratory kestrels, while buzzards stop at Tsavo East during their long flight south.
The unequalled knowledge the guides have of Tsavo East National Park gives guests the best chance to see many of the various species of animals that inhabit this fantastic Park. The safari vehicles are equipped with everything you need to have a perfect game drive including roof hatches that give you the best position to photograph the awesome scenery, as well as cold boxes for stocking a welcome cold drink during the heat of the day.
Satao Camp has 20 tents in total, thoughtfully positioned to ensure a full view of the camps "own" watering hole. The 20 tents are made up of 16 family tents and 4 suites, each one with its own verandah. The tents are attractively furnished with locally made beds and unique African designs.
Each spacious tent has a private bathroom with running water. The shower however is in the true African style, whereby the camp staff bring hot water in the evening.
Full Board Basis: All meals are included. Game drives are taken with your private driver-guide.
Game Package Basis: All meals; bottled water in the rooms; soft drinks, beer and house wine; local airstrip transfers; 2 extended shared game drives per day; and bush sundowners are included.
Safari Package Basis: All meals; shared game drives in 4x4 safari vehicle; return transfers from Mombasa in shared shuttle bus; and Park fees are included.
Children of any age are welcome. Rates available on request.
General Information For Guests
Each tent is spacious with authentic antique writing desk, locally made beds, private bathroom, flushing toilet and washbasin.
The dining room overlooks the Satao Oasis and chefs prepare a delicious selection of international cuisine to satisfy every taste bud - and vegetarian dishes are always on offer. Breakfasts normally consist of continental or full English, plus fresh fruit. A buffet lunch is served under a 200 year old Tamarind tree where guests may watch the elephants at the camp's own watering-hole. A buffet dinner is served in the restaurant lounge area between 19:00 and 21:00.
There is a wide variety of animals to be seen in Tsavo East National Park - lion, leopard, cheetah, zebras, giraffes, serval cats, antelopes, kongoni, lesser kudu, oryx, klipspringer, impala, striped hyena, gazelles, buffalos and elephants. Some 500 bird species have been recorded in the area, including ostrich and some migratory kestrels, while buzzards stop at Tsavo East during their long flight South.
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