iOverlander 2016.0 Lelin Overland Campsite Great views over the valley below. Nice setting. 3G mobile internet. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Great views over the valley below. Nice setting. 3G mobile internet. iOverlander Lelin Overland Campsite Campground user 2355.0 Kerio View It is a hotel so we did not stay here, just had a cup of tea with truly breathtaking views! Free Wifi too :-) Open: Yes Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No It is a hotel so we did not stay here, just had a cup of tea with truly breathtaking views! Free Wifi too :-) iOverlander Kerio View Lodging user 956.0 Robert's Camp Nice basic camp on the shore of lake Baringo with many birds and hippos in front. 800ppn camping with good lounge area and wifi Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice basic camp on the shore of lake Baringo with many birds and hippos in front. 800ppn camping with good lounge area and wifi iOverlander Robert's Camp Campground user 1058.0 Lake Bogoria The water level of the lake has risen and flooded all the 'official' campsites, we were told we could camp anywhere as we are in a self sufficient campervan. This is where we chose because of the view. Note there are only a few hot springs to vist, most of the others and the geysers are now under water! Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No The water level of the lake has risen and flooded all the 'official' campsites, we were told we could camp anywhere as we are in a self sufficient campervan. This is where we chose because of the view. Note there are only a few hot springs to vist, most of the others and the geysers are now under water! iOverlander Lake Bogoria Contact, Pirate user 1794.0 Kivu Resort Campsite Campsite is behind the main resort (away from the main road). Nice grass area with shade. Access to the resort facilities including a swimming pool. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Campsite is behind the main resort (away from the main road). Nice grass area with shade. Access to the resort facilities including a swimming pool. iOverlander Kivu Resort Campsite Campground user 1873.0 Lake Elmenteita Lodge Nice lodge on the hill overlooking the lake. Small camping area next to the swimming pool. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice lodge on the hill overlooking the lake. Small camping area next to the swimming pool. iOverlander Lake Elmenteita Lodge Campground user 1881.0 Fishermans Camp Nice campsite with some friendly Hippos! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice campsite with some friendly Hippos! iOverlander Fishermans Camp Campground user 1920.0 Crater Lake Sanctuary Basic campsite tucked away in the bush with no views to lake, on grass under trees. Walk around crater gives nice views. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Basic campsite tucked away in the bush with no views to lake, on grass under trees. Walk around crater gives nice views. iOverlander Crater Lake Sanctuary Campground user 1821.0 Jungle Junction Nice camp site that is popular with overlanders. Storage facility (outside) and workshop for cars. Quiet environment, good restaurant. Fast and free WiFi. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice camp site that is popular with overlanders. Storage facility (outside) and workshop for cars. Quiet environment, good restaurant. Fast and free WiFi. iOverlander Jungle Junction Campground user 1203.0 Kimana Campsite Basic campsite just outside the national park. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Basic campsite just outside the national park. iOverlander Kimana Campsite Campground user Acacia Camp 400 KES = 3,12 EUR p.P., showers, water Open: Yes Showers: Yes Water: Yes 400 KES = 3,12 EUR p.P., showers, water iOverlander Acacia Camp Campground user Crayfish Camp Restaurant, bar disco, many people partying but the area is large enough so the noise is not too bad Open: Yes Restaurant: Yes Restaurant, bar disco, many people partying but the area is large enough so the noise is not too bad iOverlander Crayfish Camp Campground user 0.0 Naiberi Camp Fabulous hidden oasis –popular with overland trucks. Big pool,bar, restaurant area. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Fabulous hidden oasis –popular with overland trucks. Big pool,bar, restaurant area. iOverlander Naiberi Camp Campground user 1807.7 Wildebeest Eco Camp The best place to camp in Nairobi by far! Great safe location, fantastic facilities with friendly Aussie owners Lynita & Alan. New pool being installed soon. (1,000 shillings p/p) July 2015 - word of warning, if you put money in the safes in the tents check the amounts on a daily basis. While we were there 2 guests had over $1000 'skimmed' from bundles in their safes. The manager could not care less and even obstructed attempts to report the theft to police. Ordinarily they may not have noticed any was missing until well away from the lodge. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes The best place to camp in Nairobi by far! Great safe location, fantastic facilities with friendly Aussie owners Lynita & Alan. New pool being installed soon. (1,000 shillings p/p) July 2015 - word of warning, if you put money in the safes in the tents check the amounts on a daily basis. While we were there 2 guests had over $1000 'skimmed' from bundles in their safes. The manager could not care less and even obstructed attempts to report the theft to police. Ordinarily they may not have noticed any was missing until well away from the lodge. iOverlander Wildebeest Eco Camp Campground user 190.0 Sandai Farm A wonderful farm to relax in by Mount Kenya before/after moyale/turkana! Petra is a fantastic host and can organise pretty much any activity you want to do!(1,000shillings per night). Water available at lodge, they gave us firewood. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Bucket Water: No Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes A wonderful farm to relax in by Mount Kenya before/after moyale/turkana! Petra is a fantastic host and can organise pretty much any activity you want to do!(1,000shillings per night). Water available at lodge, they gave us firewood. iOverlander Sandai Farm Campground user 1318.0 Camp Henry Your only option in this area! They have cheap beer and hot showers! 500 shillings per night for camping, 1500 Ksh for the room. Beer 200 Ksh Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Your only option in this area! They have cheap beer and hot showers! 500 shillings per night for camping, 1500 Ksh for the room. Beer 200 Ksh iOverlander Camp Henry Campground user 25.2 Twiga Lodge & Camping At white palm beach. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes At white palm beach. iOverlander Twiga Lodge & Camping Campground user 7.9 Mombasa Backpackers Parking on compound guesthouse in quiet area. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Parking on compound guesthouse in quiet area. iOverlander Mombasa Backpackers Parking Area user Takashack Holiday home on the beach where campers are allowed out of season. Contact: Bruce Ryrie, +254 70 218 9111. . Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Holiday home on the beach where campers are allowed out of season. Contact: Bruce Ryrie, +254 70 218 9111. . iOverlander Takashack Campground user 0.0 Red Elephant Lodge Directly outside Tsave N.P. Waterhole for elephants next to resort. Close view of elephants and impalas. Open: No Electricity: No Wifi: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Directly outside Tsave N.P. Waterhole for elephants next to resort. Close view of elephants and impalas. iOverlander Red Elephant Lodge Campground user 0.0 Ocean Sports Quiet campsite behind resort. Close to the ocean, but not at beach. A place at the beach close to the volleyball field can probably be arranged, but is far from the ablutions. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Quiet campsite behind resort. Close to the ocean, but not at beach. A place at the beach close to the volleyball field can probably be arranged, but is far from the ablutions. iOverlander Ocean Sports Campground user 937.7 Hunters Lodge At lake with many birds. Just far enough away from Nairobi-Mombasa highway to be reasonably quiet. Under construction when we visited. no camping anymore! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water At lake with many birds. Just far enough away from Nairobi-Mombasa highway to be reasonably quiet. Under construction when we visited. no camping anymore! iOverlander Hunters Lodge Lodging user 1738.3 Oldarpoi Camp Beautiful terrain with grandiose view very close to the Sekenani Gateof the Masai Mara. Well run. Mobile internet. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Beautiful terrain with grandiose view very close to the Sekenani Gateof the Masai Mara. Well run. Mobile internet. iOverlander Oldarpoi Camp Campground user 0.0 Lexingtone Hotel Just opened hotel at quiet site outside Narok. Super friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful swimming pool. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Just opened hotel at quiet site outside Narok. Super friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful swimming pool. iOverlander Lexingtone Hotel Campground user 0.0 Camp Carnelley's Super place at lake. Good ablutions. Lots of birds. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Super place at lake. Good ablutions. Lots of birds. iOverlander Camp Carnelley's Campground user 0.0 Kakamega Forest Resthouse & Campsite Beautiful terrain in rain forest. Per person 650 KES and KES 600 park entrance fee has to be paid in addition. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Beautiful terrain in rain forest. Per person 650 KES and KES 600 park entrance fee has to be paid in addition. iOverlander Kakamega Forest Resthouse & Campsite Campground user 0.0 Yare Safari Lodge Good terrain next to cottages. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Good terrain next to cottages. iOverlander Yare Safari Lodge Campground user 0.0 Samburu Sports Center Well maintained field under trees. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Well maintained field under trees. iOverlander Samburu Sports Center Campground user 0.0 Palm Shade Camp Beautiful, closed terrain under palm trees. Well maintained. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Beautiful, closed terrain under palm trees. Well maintained. iOverlander Palm Shade Camp Campground user Bush camp Beautiful site with view over Turkana Lake. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Beautiful site with view over Turkana Lake. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user Bush camp Great place with grandiose view at boundery of Sibeloi NP. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Great place with grandiose view at boundery of Sibeloi NP. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user 0.0 Punda Milia It was new and OK with hot showers and bandas and we stayed two nights as we planned to visit the nearby Lake Nakuru National Park for a day trip next day, but we were a bit disappointed the 2nd night (a Sunday) that it was full of overland trucks and some local campers who listened to football and music until late that night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes It was new and OK with hot showers and bandas and we stayed two nights as we planned to visit the nearby Lake Nakuru National Park for a day trip next day, but we were a bit disappointed the 2nd night (a Sunday) that it was full of overland trucks and some local campers who listened to football and music until late that night. iOverlander Punda Milia Campground user 823.0 Umoja Sambaru Womens Camp Quite nice and even had showers (cold) and a restaurant Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Quite nice and even had showers (cold) and a restaurant iOverlander Umoja Sambaru Womens Camp Campground user Turbi Womens Shelter They let us camp for TSH 100 ($1.50) each and supplied water. How safe it was, who knows – as in the middle of the night some guys arrived in a car and shone lights on us? At least they took themselves and their Kalashnikovs away again.. Open: Yes They let us camp for TSH 100 ($1.50) each and supplied water. How safe it was, who knows – as in the middle of the night some guys arrived in a car and shone lights on us? At least they took themselves and their Kalashnikovs away again.. iOverlander Turbi Womens Shelter Parking Area user Bush Camp The lake belongs to you Open: Yes The lake belongs to you iOverlander Bush Camp Contact, Pirate user Crocodile Corner Great location but loads of flying insects Open: Yes Great location but loads of flying insects iOverlander Crocodile Corner City (Capitol) user 0.0 Bush camp Follow tracks until you find another set of tracks on left, follow this till you get a clearing. Grants Gazelle & Kori Bustards aplenty Open: Yes Follow tracks until you find another set of tracks on left, follow this till you get a clearing. Grants Gazelle & Kori Bustards aplenty iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user 0.0 Gadisa Hotel & Camp Friendly manager, good food & swimming pool Open: No Friendly manager, good food & swimming pool iOverlander Gadisa Hotel & Camp Campground user Bwatherongi Public Campsite Swimming pool and amazing campsite setting Open: Yes Swimming pool and amazing campsite setting iOverlander Bwatherongi Public Campsite Campground user 1921.0 Kongoni Lodge Amazing facilities & great restaurant Note - No longer allow camping. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Amazing facilities & great restaurant Note - No longer allow camping. iOverlander Kongoni Lodge Lodging user 20.0 Edelweiss Lodge Awesome trees for camping & swimming pool. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Kitchen: No Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Awesome trees for camping & swimming pool. iOverlander Edelweiss Lodge Campground user 0.0 Tea Hotel & Campsite K500 pppn in a green field that is part of a larger hotel. They serve tea. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes K500 pppn in a green field that is part of a larger hotel. They serve tea. iOverlander Tea Hotel & Campsite Campground user 2242.8 Kembu Campsite Dairy farm, park-like setting, friendly staff, camping on green lawn & trees, good restaurant. K600 pppn. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Natural Source Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Dairy farm, park-like setting, friendly staff, camping on green lawn & trees, good restaurant. K600 pppn. iOverlander Kembu Campsite Campground user Oloololo Gate Campsite Good location inside park, has decent facilities Open: Yes Good location inside park, has decent facilities iOverlander Oloololo Gate Campsite Campground user 1623.4 Eluai Camp Excellent location inside park, no facilities.grassy then rocky track into site, apparently there are toilets at nearby airfield that can be used Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Excellent location inside park, no facilities.grassy then rocky track into site, apparently there are toilets at nearby airfield that can be used iOverlander Eluai Camp Parking Area user Olperr Elongo Campsite Outside gate, good facilties, hot showers Open: Yes Showers: Hot Outside gate, good facilties, hot showers iOverlander Olperr Elongo Campsite Campground user 1400.5 Migori Mission There are rooms, we asked for camping, nice grassy area under trees, friendly people. Dinner must be ordered in advanced, mobile 3G access to internet. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes There are rooms, we asked for camping, nice grassy area under trees, friendly people. Dinner must be ordered in advanced, mobile 3G access to internet. iOverlander Migori Mission Campground user 2089.3 Castle Forest Lodge Campsite Very nice clearing like a Swiss alp in the midst of the jungle in Mt Kenya NP, no entrance fee to the park. Restaurant has nice veranda with view into low land, excellent dinner. Elephants around. Guided hikes. Slow mobile internet. 8 USD pp. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Very nice clearing like a Swiss alp in the midst of the jungle in Mt Kenya NP, no entrance fee to the park. Restaurant has nice veranda with view into low land, excellent dinner. Elephants around. Guided hikes. Slow mobile internet. 8 USD pp. iOverlander Castle Forest Lodge Campsite Campground user 1659.1 Chemigas Filling Station Can refill afrox bottles Open: Yes Can refill afrox bottles iOverlander Chemigas Filling Station Gas Station user 1274.1 Tizi Campsite And Lodge Basic, not very charming camp next to the street, but they made a camp fire for us and were very friendly.; gave us the key to a room for shower/ toilet. 500 KES PP Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Basic, not very charming camp next to the street, but they made a camp fire for us and were very friendly.; gave us the key to a room for shower/ toilet. 500 KES PP iOverlander Tizi Campsite And Lodge Campground user 0.0 Moof Eco Camp Nice camping close to Ecuator line and Nanyuki town. Small campground area with grass, clean toilet and shower. Shadow area with table picnic with power point and water (not drinking), also a palapa for relax. Eco restaurant, cheap, and excellent food. Also at restaurant is posible to fill tap water. At town there is a good supermarket (Nakumat). Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Nice camping close to Ecuator line and Nanyuki town. Small campground area with grass, clean toilet and shower. Shadow area with table picnic with power point and water (not drinking), also a palapa for relax. Eco restaurant, cheap, and excellent food. Also at restaurant is posible to fill tap water. At town there is a good supermarket (Nakumat). iOverlander Moof Eco Camp Campground user 1857.0 Karen Camp Camping $7 pppn, huts, rooms & dorms also available. Overlanders, backpackers, travellers and ex-pats from out of town stay here. Decent snack food, basic facilities in back garden. Resident dogs more than make up for the shortfalls - currently 10 legs between the 3 of them. Worth a visit. Handy for Blixen attractions, Sheldrick Elephants and Giraffe Centre. Walking out not advisable and certainly not at night. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Camping $7 pppn, huts, rooms & dorms also available. Overlanders, backpackers, travellers and ex-pats from out of town stay here. Decent snack food, basic facilities in back garden. Resident dogs more than make up for the shortfalls - currently 10 legs between the 3 of them. Worth a visit. Handy for Blixen attractions, Sheldrick Elephants and Giraffe Centre. Walking out not advisable and certainly not at night. iOverlander Karen Camp Campground user 1290.6 Black Hill Guesthouse Guesthouse with few rooms, campers can stand under trees on parking area. We did not try the restaurant, but it was frequently visited by locals. Very nice host. She gave us the key for a room (facilities there were better than outside). 1000 KES PP Open: No Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Guesthouse with few rooms, campers can stand under trees on parking area. We did not try the restaurant, but it was frequently visited by locals. Very nice host. She gave us the key for a room (facilities there were better than outside). 1000 KES PP iOverlander Black Hill Guesthouse Campground user 1903.6 Tuskys Supermarket Opened 02/2015, provides great food (cheese, meat, vegetables) Open: Yes Opened 02/2015, provides great food (cheese, meat, vegetables) iOverlander Tuskys Supermarket Dog Unknown user 1671.1 Ndovu Engeneering Good Mechanic Open: Yes Good Mechanic iOverlander Ndovu Engeneering Car Repair user 1952.0 Barnleys Guest House and Camping Very nice place. Old british kenyan run. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Kitchen: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Very nice place. Old british kenyan run. iOverlander Barnleys Guest House and Camping Campground user 1069.0 Machi guesthouse guesthouse on Moyale with safe parking. self contained room for 1000 shilling Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes guesthouse on Moyale with safe parking. self contained room for 1000 shilling iOverlander Machi guesthouse Lodging user 2281.5 Kentrout Nice campground, hot shower and a restaurant on the foot of mount kenya. Paid 700 ksh pp. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Nice campground, hot shower and a restaurant on the foot of mount kenya. Paid 700 ksh pp. iOverlander Kentrout Campground user 388.1 Sweet water Lodge A very basic lodge, but we could camp here with our rooftent for 500 ksh for the both of us. Long drop toilet and shower cold available. They also offered a city,culteral tour for 1500 ksh pp to expensive for us. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes A very basic lodge, but we could camp here with our rooftent for 500 ksh for the both of us. Long drop toilet and shower cold available. They also offered a city,culteral tour for 1500 ksh pp to expensive for us. iOverlander Sweet water Lodge Parking Area user 411.8 Lake Turkana Wildcamp Nice spot near the riverbed, you can find firewood here. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice spot near the riverbed, you can find firewood here. iOverlander Lake Turkana Wildcamp Contact, Pirate user 1900.0 Karibuni Kitali Camping Big green field with lodge. Restaurant, living room. Hot showers, long drop toilets. Drinks and food can be arranged if you like. Lots of privacy. 350 ksh pp. Cheapest place we found in kenia. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Big green field with lodge. Restaurant, living room. Hot showers, long drop toilets. Drinks and food can be arranged if you like. Lots of privacy. 350 ksh pp. Cheapest place we found in kenia. iOverlander Karibuni Kitali Camping Campground user 1160.4 Next To The Road Out Of Sight There are no campsites on this road so this place looks quit and safe. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No There are no campsites on this road so this place looks quit and safe. iOverlander Next To The Road Out Of Sight Contact, Pirate user 0.0 Al Yusra Hotel decent place to stop if arriving at end of day - even if a little over priced - $20 usd (2000ksh) for a double beds comfortable staff pleasant Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Kitchen: No Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No decent place to stop if arriving at end of day - even if a little over priced - $20 usd (2000ksh) for a double beds comfortable staff pleasant iOverlander Al Yusra Hotel Lodging user 0.0 marsa bit modern hotel Great stop for lunch - local and fresh cooked Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: Yes Water: Non-Potable Great stop for lunch - local and fresh cooked iOverlander marsa bit modern hotel Lodging user 1899.1 Fish Eagle Campsite Nice place at the lake. Friendly staff, good shade. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice place at the lake. Friendly staff, good shade. iOverlander Fish Eagle Campsite Campground user 1679.6 Mara Explorers Camp Nice campsite, close to gate. 650 ksh pppn. Friendly staff, they can tell you a lot about where to go in the park. Safari tours can also be arranged from here. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice campsite, close to gate. 650 ksh pppn. Friendly staff, they can tell you a lot about where to go in the park. Safari tours can also be arranged from here. iOverlander Mara Explorers Camp Campground user 1865.6 Mara West This is a lodge + campsite. It is quite expensive (2000 ksh pppn) but facilities are good, it is close to the gate and the view over the Mara is stunning!! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes This is a lodge + campsite. It is quite expensive (2000 ksh pppn) but facilities are good, it is close to the gate and the view over the Mara is stunning!! iOverlander Mara West Campground user 0.0 The Comfort Hotel A nice and safe place. Camping can be done in the big garden, between the trees. There are toilets and showers. Price is 1000 Ksh (Dec 2016) for pitching a tent. Staff is very friendly Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes A nice and safe place. Camping can be done in the big garden, between the trees. There are toilets and showers. Price is 1000 Ksh (Dec 2016) for pitching a tent. Staff is very friendly iOverlander The Comfort Hotel Campground user 1317.0 Kili Springs Camp Lovely stop over before Tanzania border or Amboselie NP. Masai village camp. by clear stream. huts available. Turn off at Teen Ranch just before (after) Shell gas station. Lots of shade and food available. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Lovely stop over before Tanzania border or Amboselie NP. Masai village camp. by clear stream. huts available. Turn off at Teen Ranch just before (after) Shell gas station. Lots of shade and food available. iOverlander Kili Springs Camp Campground user 1548.0 Chogoria transit motel start point for climb of mt. kenya camping for 300ksh pp showers need some clean up cold beer and rooftop bar Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes start point for climb of mt. kenya camping for 300ksh pp showers need some clean up cold beer and rooftop bar iOverlander Chogoria transit motel Lodging user 631.0 Lion Hill Camp Perched on a hill with great views over Tsavo East.. Just outside the Voi gate Restaurant and bar on site Accomodation in tented rooms, no camping in all area around Voi Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Perched on a hill with great views over Tsavo East.. Just outside the Voi gate Restaurant and bar on site Accomodation in tented rooms, no camping in all area around Voi iOverlander Lion Hill Camp Lodging user -17.0 Firefly camp Nice and quiet camping, great pool, cold drinks, little porch with views over to Wasini Island. Perfect after a day diving. 500 Ksh pp. Open: Yes Wifi: Yes - Average Restaurant: No Showers: Warm Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Nice and quiet camping, great pool, cold drinks, little porch with views over to Wasini Island. Perfect after a day diving. 500 Ksh pp. iOverlander Firefly camp Campground user 0.0 Storms Resort Nice and tranquil camp ground with clean facilities. Char coal is available for 500 Ksh. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Nice and tranquil camp ground with clean facilities. Char coal is available for 500 Ksh. iOverlander Storms Resort Campground user Syokimau Safari Homestay The Syokimau Safari Homestay, is an eco-friendly family run home stay accommodation provider located in the Syokimau neighborhood, 15km (25 minutes) from the JKIA airport and 3.51km from Mombasa Road. Our clientele are backpackers, adventure bikers, overland travelers, and social travelers who seeking to rest, refresh and restock at an out-of-town location close to the two key transport hubs in East Africa the JKIA airport and Mombasa Road. We are popular with travelers transiting through the JKIA airport with a night or two in between their flights and travelers arriving at the JKIA airport and transiting to Arusha by bus. We provide a safe reliable accommodation and airport transfer service to our guests. We have free parking for one SUV sized expedition vehicle available for overland travelers. Adventure bikers get free parking too. Our guesthouse has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a living area with kitchenette. Our guests occupy the entire guesthouse during their stay. Fun backpackers and overlanders are welcome. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes The Syokimau Safari Homestay, is an eco-friendly family run home stay accommodation provider located in the Syokimau neighborhood, 15km (25 minutes) from the JKIA airport and 3.51km from Mombasa Road. Our clientele are backpackers, adventure bikers, overland travelers, and social travelers who seeking to rest, refresh and restock at an out-of-town location close to the two key transport hubs in East Africa the JKIA airport and Mombasa Road. We are popular with travelers transiting through the JKIA airport with a night or two in between their flights and travelers arriving at the JKIA airport and transiting to Arusha by bus. We provide a safe reliable accommodation and airport transfer service to our guests. We have free parking for one SUV sized expedition vehicle available for overland travelers. Adventure bikers get free parking too. Our guesthouse has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a living area with kitchenette. Our guests occupy the entire guesthouse during their stay. Fun backpackers and overlanders are welcome. iOverlander Syokimau Safari Homestay Lodging user 2010.3 Cape Chestnut Nice restaurant, quiet and a local hangout. Out of the hustle bustle of town Open: Yes Nice restaurant, quiet and a local hangout. Out of the hustle bustle of town iOverlander Cape Chestnut Restaurant user 1901.1 Oloiden Campsite One of our favorite campsites, this lesser known spot is more wild and away from the crowds. Stunning campsite on the lake, electric fence to stop the hippo wondering to your tent, giraffe, zebra, Impala, and monkeys. No wifi but 3G mobile data. 700 Ksh pp for camping. Hot showers, clean bathrooms. Restaurant and friendly staff. They will make you a fire for the evening too. Well run, clean and just great. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes One of our favorite campsites, this lesser known spot is more wild and away from the crowds. Stunning campsite on the lake, electric fence to stop the hippo wondering to your tent, giraffe, zebra, Impala, and monkeys. No wifi but 3G mobile data. 700 Ksh pp for camping. Hot showers, clean bathrooms. Restaurant and friendly staff. They will make you a fire for the evening too. Well run, clean and just great. iOverlander Oloiden Campsite Campground user 1024.7 Lake Bogoria Spa Resort We stayed here because we wanted to visit the flamingo's in the national park. There are not many options around. The cost to camp here is 2000s pp, but after we turned to leave they dropped the price to 1000s pp. they will make a fire for you and you can use the hot spring pool and normal pool. We did not eat here but there is a restaurant, bar and friendly staff. Watch out for the monkeys- they have been practising their thieving for years. Nice place to camp, ostriches around. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes We stayed here because we wanted to visit the flamingo's in the national park. There are not many options around. The cost to camp here is 2000s pp, but after we turned to leave they dropped the price to 1000s pp. they will make a fire for you and you can use the hot spring pool and normal pool. We did not eat here but there is a restaurant, bar and friendly staff. Watch out for the monkeys- they have been practising their thieving for years. Nice place to camp, ostriches around. iOverlander Lake Bogoria Spa Resort Campground user 1853.0 Kisumu Hostel A nice hostel with a homely feel. There's a kitchen, good wifi, a free bicycle and a free washing machine. They are building a small restaurant where the camping area used to be. So no more camping at the hostel. I could camp at the owners place close by though. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: Yes Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No A nice hostel with a homely feel. There's a kitchen, good wifi, a free bicycle and a free washing machine. They are building a small restaurant where the camping area used to be. So no more camping at the hostel. I could camp at the owners place close by though. iOverlander Kisumu Hostel Lodging user 2326.8 Tirinya Camp and Conservancy nice open Campsite, very friendly Owner, Mr. Raphael. let him take you on a tour of his nature walk, very knowledgeable person! 500 ksh per tent/camper van Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes nice open Campsite, very friendly Owner, Mr. Raphael. let him take you on a tour of his nature walk, very knowledgeable person! 500 ksh per tent/camper van iOverlander Tirinya Camp and Conservancy Campground user 970.3 Panorama Wild Camp Bush camp not far from border. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Bush camp not far from border. iOverlander Panorama Wild Camp Contact, Pirate user 1925.1 Shady River Nice place under huge tree next to clear river. A bit too close of the road but quiet on night. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Natural Source Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Nice place under huge tree next to clear river. A bit too close of the road but quiet on night. iOverlander Shady River Contact, Pirate user 1133.1 sooper guesthouse Kisumu Nice hotel/hostel in Kisumu. Near lake Victoria in de main street. double 1700ksh twin 1600ksh. Price is negotiable. Good beds, friendly staff, hot showers and a guard outside to watch over your verhicle. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Parking: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Nice hotel/hostel in Kisumu. Near lake Victoria in de main street. double 1700ksh twin 1600ksh. Price is negotiable. Good beds, friendly staff, hot showers and a guard outside to watch over your verhicle. iOverlander sooper guesthouse Kisumu Lodging user 1445.6 Wagtail And River Site Nice place along the river for night not too far from Uganda border. Plenty of place. Just a bit noisy on day with traffic passing on road. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice place along the river for night not too far from Uganda border. Plenty of place. Just a bit noisy on day with traffic passing on road. iOverlander Wagtail And River Site Contact, Pirate user 1146.1 Kisumu Beach Resort Beach resort sounds wonderful but it isn't. The place is old and no beach. Okay for a stopover, hot shower and they can prepare a meal Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Beach resort sounds wonderful but it isn't. The place is old and no beach. Okay for a stopover, hot shower and they can prepare a meal iOverlander Kisumu Beach Resort Campground user 957.2 Chala Lake Nice place with really nice view on lake. Quiet but a bit windy Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No Nice place with really nice view on lake. Quiet but a bit windy iOverlander Chala Lake Contact, Pirate user 0.0 Milimani Backpackers House in a quiet street. Plenty of bed in dorms and single/double rooms. place for camping with own tent. Laundry room. Fast internet. Camping 10usd pp including breakfast Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No House in a quiet street. Plenty of bed in dorms and single/double rooms. place for camping with own tent. Laundry room. Fast internet. Camping 10usd pp including breakfast iOverlander Milimani Backpackers Lodging user 2522.4 Kisima Farm About 30 km before Isiolo coming from Nanyuka there is a little coffee stop on the right side of the road. It belongs to the Kisima Farm, you can ask the friendly staff if you can stay overnight. They will make it possible for you to use the toilet and inform the nightguard. It's a safe place to stay, very friendly people, nice shop that sells good self made honey and good coffee. You even get a huge portion of brilliant chips for 100 Shilling next door. There is also a drinking water tap on the parking. And if you want to have your matresses sewed or your car seat covers repaired, there is also a little shop there. Just call "Tony" (phone: 0721 766371). Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: No Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes About 30 km before Isiolo coming from Nanyuka there is a little coffee stop on the right side of the road. It belongs to the Kisima Farm, you can ask the friendly staff if you can stay overnight. They will make it possible for you to use the toilet and inform the nightguard. It's a safe place to stay, very friendly people, nice shop that sells good self made honey and good coffee. You even get a huge portion of brilliant chips for 100 Shilling next door. There is also a drinking water tap on the parking. And if you want to have your matresses sewed or your car seat covers repaired, there is also a little shop there. Just call "Tony" (phone: 0721 766371). iOverlander Kisima Farm Contact, Pirate user 165.1 Crocodile Camp A charming Safari type lodge perched on a beautiful, remote setting right on the banks of the Tana River. Located just outside the Sala Gate to Tsavo East National Park at the very confluence of the C103 Road from Malindi, the Tsavo East National Park and the Tana River. Magnificent view of the river and the dry country side. Easy game viewing of the wild animals coming up to the riverside. They have both cottage type and permanent tent accommodation. Simple and clean with netting on all windows to keep the bugs out. We paid the equivalent of $110 for the cottage right on the raised river bank and this is full board rate. A stone throw away from the Sala Gate to Tsavo so you don't have to pay the park entry fee unless you go on a game drive. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No A charming Safari type lodge perched on a beautiful, remote setting right on the banks of the Tana River. Located just outside the Sala Gate to Tsavo East National Park at the very confluence of the C103 Road from Malindi, the Tsavo East National Park and the Tana River. Magnificent view of the river and the dry country side. Easy game viewing of the wild animals coming up to the riverside. They have both cottage type and permanent tent accommodation. Simple and clean with netting on all windows to keep the bugs out. We paid the equivalent of $110 for the cottage right on the raised river bank and this is full board rate. A stone throw away from the Sala Gate to Tsavo so you don't have to pay the park entry fee unless you go on a game drive. iOverlander Crocodile Camp Lodging user 513.6 Ndololo Public Campsite Located not far inside the Voi Gate of Tsavo East National Park, it is a nice clear camping ground with plenty of trees to provide abundant shaded areas under which to park vehicles and set up tents. Toilet and shower block is very clean and has running water. Cooking and washing block available. Wild animals present as this is inside a National Park so the usual precautions ought to be taken like lighting a fire, sleeping must be inside your tent, avoid leaving food stuff outside and no feeding of animals and so on. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Located not far inside the Voi Gate of Tsavo East National Park, it is a nice clear camping ground with plenty of trees to provide abundant shaded areas under which to park vehicles and set up tents. Toilet and shower block is very clean and has running water. Cooking and washing block available. Wild animals present as this is inside a National Park so the usual precautions ought to be taken like lighting a fire, sleeping must be inside your tent, avoid leaving food stuff outside and no feeding of animals and so on. iOverlander Ndololo Public Campsite Campground user 1915.1 Marina Camp Nice place on the lake. They mainly have luxury safari tent, but all the way in the back is a place for camping, on grass, with ablutions. 500ksh pp Open: Yes Electricity: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice place on the lake. They mainly have luxury safari tent, but all the way in the back is a place for camping, on grass, with ablutions. 500ksh pp iOverlander Marina Camp Campground user 0.0 Timau River Lodge Nice campground near Timau, lots of small lodges, a little bit rundown. You camp between trees, lots if birds around. Toilet and hot shower, electricity, wifi did mit work. Restaurant at place. 800pPpN Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice campground near Timau, lots of small lodges, a little bit rundown. You camp between trees, lots if birds around. Toilet and hot shower, electricity, wifi did mit work. Restaurant at place. 800pPpN iOverlander Timau River Lodge Campground user 1885.8 YMCA Naivasha Camp Camping 400 ksh, room without ensuite 800 ksh, with ensuite 1500 ksh. On lake with allot of trees, food made to order. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Camping 400 ksh, room without ensuite 800 ksh, with ensuite 1500 ksh. On lake with allot of trees, food made to order. iOverlander YMCA Naivasha Camp Campground user 1391.0 Fourteen Falls 14 waterfalls, lots if rubbish in the river, bad road to go there. Entrance fee 15US$ per adult, 10$ per child, 5$ parking, 5$ per camera. Complete waste of time and money. Don' t go there! Open: Yes 14 waterfalls, lots if rubbish in the river, bad road to go there. Entrance fee 15US$ per adult, 10$ per child, 5$ parking, 5$ per camera. Complete waste of time and money. Don' t go there! iOverlander Fourteen Falls City (Capitol) user 1878.0 Rhino Leisure continue all the way down Jacob Chege drive to the end, it is on your right Open: Yes continue all the way down Jacob Chege drive to the end, it is on your right iOverlander Rhino Leisure Gas Station user 1681.3 Paradise Lost Camping and picnic site. Nice area with small lake, waterfall, cave, picnic and camping in nature. Entrance picnic: citizen 300KSH, foreiger 10$(!) Camping citizen 1000KSH/night, foreiger 20$/night(!) Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Camping and picnic site. Nice area with small lake, waterfall, cave, picnic and camping in nature. Entrance picnic: citizen 300KSH, foreiger 10$(!) Camping citizen 1000KSH/night, foreiger 20$/night(!) iOverlander Paradise Lost Campground user 0.0 Speke's Camp Speke’s Camp is situated on the edge of the Maasai Mara reserve, surrounded by fabulous indigenous trees overhanging the Olare Orok River. Speke’s is a traditional camp that can serve as a base for exploring the Maasai Mara, with the option of utilizing a fly-camp to visit other areas of the Mara. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Speke’s Camp is situated on the edge of the Maasai Mara reserve, surrounded by fabulous indigenous trees overhanging the Olare Orok River. Speke’s is a traditional camp that can serve as a base for exploring the Maasai Mara, with the option of utilizing a fly-camp to visit other areas of the Mara. iOverlander Speke's Camp Campground user 1736.1 Land Rover Specialist - Parts Direct Ltd Landrover specialist with experience in Defenders, Freelanders, Discovery, Range Rovers. Professional and great service. Owner John speaks perfect English. Contact info: john.newbould@LRpartsdirect.com Cell/Whattsapp +254-715-512-110 Parts can be ordered and received within about 4 days. Parts often shipped in Open: Yes Landrover specialist with experience in Defenders, Freelanders, Discovery, Range Rovers. Professional and great service. Owner John speaks perfect English. Contact info: john.newbould@LRpartsdirect.com Cell/Whattsapp +254-715-512-110 Parts can be ordered and received within about 4 days. Parts often shipped in iOverlander Land Rover Specialist - Parts Direct Ltd Car Repair user 1789.3 Makalia Falls Public Campsite Only public campsite in Lake Nakuru NP. Near to a waterfall. Watch out for the baboons. Basic with some flush and some long drop toilets. Showers with warm water supposedly but we didn't try. At $30 pppn, it's stupidly expensive for what it is. Alternative special campsites are available but are $50 pppn. Only way to enjoy a full 24 hours in the park. We paid park fees if $60 pp plus K300 for the car. A beautiful park with lions and rhinos if you can stomach the price... Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Warm Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Only public campsite in Lake Nakuru NP. Near to a waterfall. Watch out for the baboons. Basic with some flush and some long drop toilets. Showers with warm water supposedly but we didn't try. At $30 pppn, it's stupidly expensive for what it is. Alternative special campsites are available but are $50 pppn. Only way to enjoy a full 24 hours in the park. We paid park fees if $60 pp plus K300 for the car. A beautiful park with lions and rhinos if you can stomach the price... iOverlander Makalia Falls Public Campsite Campground user 0.0 Bbrood bakery Excellent sandwiches and pastry. All sorts of bread (loafs). Excellent coffees. Dutch chain. Open: Yes Excellent sandwiches and pastry. All sorts of bread (loafs). Excellent coffees. Dutch chain. iOverlander Bbrood bakery Restaurant user 547.0 Sagala Lodge Nice grassy site with some trees and bushland around (incl. wildlife). Good for overlander cars but also to pitch tents. Entrance trough bush and smaller trees, not suitable for high trucks (guess max 3m in height). Washrooms at site; okay, could be cleaned more often. Price 1000KSH/p/n, but negotiable! Power by generator, time limited, same for average wifi. Huts/bungalows also available. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Nice grassy site with some trees and bushland around (incl. wildlife). Good for overlander cars but also to pitch tents. Entrance trough bush and smaller trees, not suitable for high trucks (guess max 3m in height). Washrooms at site; okay, could be cleaned more often. Price 1000KSH/p/n, but negotiable! Power by generator, time limited, same for average wifi. Huts/bungalows also available. iOverlander Sagala Lodge Campground user -36.0 Tulia Backpackers Tiny campground for ground tents and car park for roof tents, nice pool, nuce friendly atmosphere, gym on the roof. 600 pppn Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Tiny campground for ground tents and car park for roof tents, nice pool, nuce friendly atmosphere, gym on the roof. 600 pppn iOverlander Tulia Backpackers Lodging user Jan's Camp Jan’s camp can be used walking trips in the Loita area. The camp is set on a ridge facing the East and looking over the rolling hills of the Loita Naimina Enkyio forest, the 'forest of the lost child'. It has two different types of accommodation that each complement and enhance their surroundings. Since both the trail huts and the tents have their own kitchens and dining areas, we can also offer a self-catering rate for our clients, including the use of chef and camp staff. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Jan’s camp can be used walking trips in the Loita area. The camp is set on a ridge facing the East and looking over the rolling hills of the Loita Naimina Enkyio forest, the 'forest of the lost child'. It has two different types of accommodation that each complement and enhance their surroundings. Since both the trail huts and the tents have their own kitchens and dining areas, we can also offer a self-catering rate for our clients, including the use of chef and camp staff. iOverlander Jan's Camp Campground user 1958.0 Bantu Lodge Lodge, campsite and trout fishing location. Run by community. Camping is KSh700 pp (Dec 2016). Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Lodge, campsite and trout fishing location. Run by community. Camping is KSh700 pp (Dec 2016). iOverlander Bantu Lodge Campground user 1852.7 Impala motor spares Good motor spares shop. Stocking all after market essentials. Open: Yes Good motor spares shop. Stocking all after market essentials. iOverlander Impala motor spares Dog Unknown user 1123.0 Dunga Hill Camp South of the town of Kisumu. Large lawn on the Lake Victoria. Good restaurant and bar with outlook over the Lake. Clean ablutions and hot shower. You can make boat tours or rent kayaks. We paid 500 Ksh pppn including the car. www.dungahillcamp.com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No South of the town of Kisumu. Large lawn on the Lake Victoria. Good restaurant and bar with outlook over the Lake. Clean ablutions and hot shower. You can make boat tours or rent kayaks. We paid 500 Ksh pppn including the car. www.dungahillcamp.com iOverlander Dunga Hill Camp Campground user 1824.0 OSIM lodge Great little spot on the way to the Masa Mara. Nice food and bar. Warm-ish showers but very clean. Place is run by a man who promotes the acceptance of people with disabilities in the Masa Mara community where they are not treated well so it was nice that all our beer money is going to a good cause! Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Great little spot on the way to the Masa Mara. Nice food and bar. Warm-ish showers but very clean. Place is run by a man who promotes the acceptance of people with disabilities in the Masa Mara community where they are not treated well so it was nice that all our beer money is going to a good cause! iOverlander OSIM lodge Campground user 30.0 Sea Point resort and camp Locally run, friendly staff. Permanent tents in need of maintenance. We arrived late and they allowed us to camp on the grass close to our vehicle. Camping not formally offered. We paid KSh750 pp. Use of bathroom in one of the permanent tents. Restaurant and bar on-site. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Locally run, friendly staff. Permanent tents in need of maintenance. We arrived late and they allowed us to camp on the grass close to our vehicle. Camping not formally offered. We paid KSh750 pp. Use of bathroom in one of the permanent tents. Restaurant and bar on-site. iOverlander Sea Point resort and camp Lodging user -1.7 Mida Eco camp and lodge Spent 3 nights here over new years. Very quiet and peaceful. Activities range from fishing, to birding, to visiting the Gede ruins and snorkeling. Bonfire gets lit at night. KSh300 pp for camping. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Spent 3 nights here over new years. Very quiet and peaceful. Activities range from fishing, to birding, to visiting the Gede ruins and snorkeling. Bonfire gets lit at night. KSh300 pp for camping. iOverlander Mida Eco camp and lodge Campground user 1616.3 De Brazza Campsite Small community owned campsite with 1 long drop toilet and 2 bucket showers. No other facilities. Lots of curious children but all friendly. Ask for Mozes for any assistance. Grassy field underneath trees on sloping grounds. 800 ksh per night. probably negotiable but I didn't try because the are quiet poor people. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Bucket Water: Natural Source Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Small community owned campsite with 1 long drop toilet and 2 bucket showers. No other facilities. Lots of curious children but all friendly. Ask for Mozes for any assistance. Grassy field underneath trees on sloping grounds. 800 ksh per night. probably negotiable but I didn't try because the are quiet poor people. iOverlander De Brazza Campsite Campground user 2335.0 Nyahururu, Thomson's Falls Lodge Big grassfield where you can pitch your tent or park your car. Nice ablutions and a tap for filling your water tanks with well water. Walking distance to the Falls for which you have to pay. They asked 1000Ksh pppn but after consulting the manager we paid 800 Ksh pppn including the car. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Big grassfield where you can pitch your tent or park your car. Nice ablutions and a tap for filling your water tanks with well water. Walking distance to the Falls for which you have to pay. They asked 1000Ksh pppn but after consulting the manager we paid 800 Ksh pppn including the car. iOverlander Nyahururu, Thomson's Falls Lodge Campground user 1289.6 Bush camp Nice place to stay overnight in the Middle of Sugar canne fields. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Nice place to stay overnight in the Middle of Sugar canne fields. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user 1600.0 Mara River bush camp Very Nice place just on the bank of the river under trees. Wild animal around, so becarful. A lot of elephants. Good location if you plan to go to MM NP by Oloolomo Gate early morning. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Natural Source Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Very Nice place just on the bank of the river under trees. Wild animal around, so becarful. A lot of elephants. Good location if you plan to go to MM NP by Oloolomo Gate early morning. iOverlander Mara River bush camp Contact, Pirate user 1837.0 Lake Elementaita, Eagles Point Camp Nice camping site with view over Lake Elementaita. Very basic ablutions, but you can also use the toilets in the restaurant including the electrical hot shower. Good restaurant with freshly prepared food. Friendly staff. 600 Ksh pppn including car. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Natural Source Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice camping site with view over Lake Elementaita. Very basic ablutions, but you can also use the toilets in the restaurant including the electrical hot shower. Good restaurant with freshly prepared food. Friendly staff. 600 Ksh pppn including car. iOverlander Lake Elementaita, Eagles Point Camp Campground user 2018.3 Naromoru River Lodge Campground at lodge. Huge space, hot showers, kitchen, amazing view of mount kenya. $18 Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Campground at lodge. Huge space, hot showers, kitchen, amazing view of mount kenya. $18 iOverlander Naromoru River Lodge Campground user 0.0 ceamo lodge Pricey hotel with decent WiFi Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No Pricey hotel with decent WiFi iOverlander ceamo lodge Lodging user 1831.7 Jennifer local food Small local restaurant. Good food and cheap. Good place around 500 m from Jungle Junction campsite if the meals are too expansive there. Open: Yes Small local restaurant. Good food and cheap. Good place around 500 m from Jungle Junction campsite if the meals are too expansive there. iOverlander Jennifer local food Restaurant user 1735.9 AA Insurance You can get COMESA insurance here. We paid 17 166 ksh for 1 year for a defender Land Rover. Open: Yes You can get COMESA insurance here. We paid 17 166 ksh for 1 year for a defender Land Rover. iOverlander AA Insurance Diamond, Red user 1653.0 Masai Eco Lodges Big sign on the road from Namanga (border with Tanzania) to Nairobi with OVERLANDER. That is Masai Eco Lodges. Small area for some Overlanders trucks next to the swimming pool. Separate area for tents. You have to level your car on the grassy/sandy spot. Ablution with hot shower but in "African condition". Friendly staff. Bar and restaurant, however with a basic menu. We paid 1000Ksh for 2 persons and the car. www.masai-eco-lodge.com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Big sign on the road from Namanga (border with Tanzania) to Nairobi with OVERLANDER. That is Masai Eco Lodges. Small area for some Overlanders trucks next to the swimming pool. Separate area for tents. You have to level your car on the grassy/sandy spot. Ablution with hot shower but in "African condition". Friendly staff. Bar and restaurant, however with a basic menu. We paid 1000Ksh for 2 persons and the car. www.masai-eco-lodge.com iOverlander Masai Eco Lodges Campground user 632.0 Lake Magadi Big salt sea with flamingo's and other birdlife. Entrance fee is 1000Ksh pp and 1000 Ksh for the car. There is a camp site, but we parked our truck next to the Magadi Sport Club (MSC) for free. The MSC has a bar and restaurant and a swimming pool we did not use. Open: Yes Big salt sea with flamingo's and other birdlife. Entrance fee is 1000Ksh pp and 1000 Ksh for the car. There is a camp site, but we parked our truck next to the Magadi Sport Club (MSC) for free. The MSC has a bar and restaurant and a swimming pool we did not use. iOverlander Lake Magadi City (Capitol) user 1786.7 Duara Flamingo Camp Relatively new campsite on Lake Elementeit. Large grassy area, no shade, great view of lake. Plenty of bird watching. Pelicans, flamingos, spoonbills, herons and more. Manager Donald very helpful. Brought us table with umbrella. Good 3G signal. Nice hot showers in new ablution. Restaurant and WiFi available at lodge next door. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Relatively new campsite on Lake Elementeit. Large grassy area, no shade, great view of lake. Plenty of bird watching. Pelicans, flamingos, spoonbills, herons and more. Manager Donald very helpful. Brought us table with umbrella. Good 3G signal. Nice hot showers in new ablution. Restaurant and WiFi available at lodge next door. iOverlander Duara Flamingo Camp Campground user 1358.0 Migori - workshop and transport Our radiator broke at the border (TZ park roads are brutal). We spent 6 hours at border with a different mechanic, but that repair didn't last 12km, so we were stuck on the side of the road. We then found Willis, who towed us 20km to his shop in Migori (in the dark on Saturday), put us in a nearby hotel, and arranged a truck to nairobi for the next morning (Sunday 8am). He has a workshop but since we knew we needed special parts which would take several days to arrive (mini radiator cracked and leaking oil into coolant), we just put our Landy on a truck for the 400km to Nairobi. ($500, but my sister had to get to her flight home from Nairobi in 16 hours). Willis is a great help, and on Whattsapp +254722154262 Open: Yes Our radiator broke at the border (TZ park roads are brutal). We spent 6 hours at border with a different mechanic, but that repair didn't last 12km, so we were stuck on the side of the road. We then found Willis, who towed us 20km to his shop in Migori (in the dark on Saturday), put us in a nearby hotel, and arranged a truck to nairobi for the next morning (Sunday 8am). He has a workshop but since we knew we needed special parts which would take several days to arrive (mini radiator cracked and leaking oil into coolant), we just put our Landy on a truck for the 400km to Nairobi. ($500, but my sister had to get to her flight home from Nairobi in 16 hours). Willis is a great help, and on Whattsapp +254722154262 iOverlander Migori - workshop and transport Car Repair user 965.3 Chala lake wild camp On the top of the Hill. At the end of the small road. There is a old lodge on the top but close since long time. Great view over the lake and Kilimanjaro if not cloudy. Very quiet place. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No On the top of the Hill. At the end of the small road. There is a old lodge on the top but close since long time. Great view over the lake and Kilimanjaro if not cloudy. Very quiet place. iOverlander Chala lake wild camp Contact, Pirate user 5.0 DUARA FLAMINGO CAMP Based @ the shores of lake Elementaita one of the great rift valley soda lakes sitting in Sosysambu conservancy home to the Rothschild giraffe, elands , gazelles. Duara Flamingo camp will give you the pleasure to experience the only breeding colony in east Africa for the great white pelican & a stopover for flamingos and other migratory birds . its a sanctuary for over 400 species of birds found here...CAMP @ DUARA and get to experience nature in its raw element at affordable rates. it is big rigs friendly , open grounds that are tent friendly. swimming pool , hot showers , CAMP @ Duara and Escape Completely. LOCATION : major Nakuru highway ( A 104) road. 10 km from GILGIL. TOWN st Mary's hospital is 1.5 km from the camp. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Based @ the shores of lake Elementaita one of the great rift valley soda lakes sitting in Sosysambu conservancy home to the Rothschild giraffe, elands , gazelles. Duara Flamingo camp will give you the pleasure to experience the only breeding colony in east Africa for the great white pelican & a stopover for flamingos and other migratory birds . its a sanctuary for over 400 species of birds found here...CAMP @ DUARA and get to experience nature in its raw element at affordable rates. it is big rigs friendly , open grounds that are tent friendly. swimming pool , hot showers , CAMP @ Duara and Escape Completely. LOCATION : major Nakuru highway ( A 104) road. 10 km from GILGIL. TOWN st Mary's hospital is 1.5 km from the camp. iOverlander DUARA FLAMINGO CAMP Campground user 1646.3 Delights Kenya Limited Toyota expert for maintenance. Cost for B service (such a oil filter, 10 liters of oil, fuel filter, check and cleaning of brakes, check of differential oils, etc.) is 12.000kes including non genuine parts. You pay more for genuine parts (air filter, oil filter, fuel filter genuine is 5.000kes more). They gladly let you work on the car with them. Shangi is the name of their senior mechanic. Really good and honest guy. He will not replace parts if not needed. Location is close the embassy suburb. Con is that their bridge cannot lift heavy vehicles, hence Landcruisers cannot be lifted, only sedans. Jacinda, across the road (near the Shell station) is suposed to be very good. But is always busy. Came highly recommend by our Kenyan friends who maintains his all safari vehicles here. You need to make an appointment. Delights is more likely to serve you without an appointment. Open: Yes Toyota expert for maintenance. Cost for B service (such a oil filter, 10 liters of oil, fuel filter, check and cleaning of brakes, check of differential oils, etc.) is 12.000kes including non genuine parts. You pay more for genuine parts (air filter, oil filter, fuel filter genuine is 5.000kes more). They gladly let you work on the car with them. Shangi is the name of their senior mechanic. Really good and honest guy. He will not replace parts if not needed. Location is close the embassy suburb. Con is that their bridge cannot lift heavy vehicles, hence Landcruisers cannot be lifted, only sedans. Jacinda, across the road (near the Shell station) is suposed to be very good. But is always busy. Came highly recommend by our Kenyan friends who maintains his all safari vehicles here. You need to make an appointment. Delights is more likely to serve you without an appointment. iOverlander Delights Kenya Limited Car Repair user 1664.7 Kariokor handcraft market Small handcraft market mainly for leather- & tyre-shoes. Open: Yes Small handcraft market mainly for leather- & tyre-shoes. iOverlander Kariokor handcraft market City (Capitol) user 1721.6 Masai Market Big market on saturdays and sundays only. Stay away from flycatchers, if you discuss with the stand owners directly you get reasonable prices. Open: Yes Big market on saturdays and sundays only. Stay away from flycatchers, if you discuss with the stand owners directly you get reasonable prices. iOverlander Masai Market City (Capitol) user 1739.3 Kenyatta Conference Centre, Heliport Heliport accessible for 2$resident/4$foreigner. Nice view. Open: Yes Heliport accessible for 2$resident/4$foreigner. Nice view. iOverlander Kenyatta Conference Centre, Heliport City (Capitol) user 1962.4 Trout tree restaurant Excellent lunch stop with nicely prepared fresh food. Nice staff. Open from 10am-16pm. Open: Yes Excellent lunch stop with nicely prepared fresh food. Nice staff. Open from 10am-16pm. iOverlander Trout tree restaurant Restaurant user 1675.8 Nairobi Railway Museum No citizen 600Kesh/10$ Residents 500Kesh/8$ Citizen 200Kesh Students->half price Open: Yes No citizen 600Kesh/10$ Residents 500Kesh/8$ Citizen 200Kesh Students->half price iOverlander Nairobi Railway Museum City (Capitol) user 1545.0 Aruba Mara tented camp&campsite Nice spot next to the Talek Gate. 7€pppn camping with hot water showers and a kitchen under a roof. Tented camp 25-115€pppn. Manager Patrick takes very good care of the customers. Clean place. Recommend. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice spot next to the Talek Gate. 7€pppn camping with hot water showers and a kitchen under a roof. Tented camp 25-115€pppn. Manager Patrick takes very good care of the customers. Clean place. Recommend. iOverlander Aruba Mara tented camp&campsite Campground user 1453.9 Oyugis birds sanctuary At the moment of visiting (feb/march) no birds. Entrance gate grown in, dont know if tourist centre is still in service. Birds should be coming here around april. The road to take for the sanctuary is 50m south of turn off to Kendu Bay on the easterly side of the street. Follow the gravel road for 3km and you will find the gate on the left. Open: Yes At the moment of visiting (feb/march) no birds. Entrance gate grown in, dont know if tourist centre is still in service. Birds should be coming here around april. The road to take for the sanctuary is 50m south of turn off to Kendu Bay on the easterly side of the street. Follow the gravel road for 3km and you will find the gate on the left. iOverlander Oyugis birds sanctuary City (Capitol) user 2045.7 Toyota Kericho Super helpful and well trained crew. Had a superb service by head mechanic Kishore. Only certified Toyota Dealer in Kenya (exept Nairobi). New building and equipment. Recommend Open: Yes Super helpful and well trained crew. Had a superb service by head mechanic Kishore. Only certified Toyota Dealer in Kenya (exept Nairobi). New building and equipment. Recommend iOverlander Toyota Kericho Car Repair user 1632.8 Udo bandas&campsite Tidy campsite inside the park, 20$pppn paid at the main gate. Warm shower, wood provided, big kitchen. Recommend. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Tidy campsite inside the park, 20$pppn paid at the main gate. Warm shower, wood provided, big kitchen. Recommend. iOverlander Udo bandas&campsite Campground user 21.5 Diani Backpackers Typical Backpacker Hostel, not perfect for Overlanders, but okay for normal size cars Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Typical Backpacker Hostel, not perfect for Overlanders, but okay for normal size cars iOverlander Diani Backpackers Lodging user 1441.5 Little gem resort Stopped by for some shade and food while cycling. Fish and ugali for 500. Nice garden. Super friendly staff. Open: Yes Stopped by for some shade and food while cycling. Fish and ugali for 500. Nice garden. Super friendly staff. iOverlander Little gem resort Restaurant user 0.0 Barefoot Beach Camp "Barefoot" is a small tented camp on a lonely sandy beach. You have the possibility to park your camper direct at the beachfront, very close to the waterline. Wonderful! Very friendly owner family. Restaurant with excellent food. We paid Kes 800/- per person per night. 0722 421 351 Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes "Barefoot" is a small tented camp on a lonely sandy beach. You have the possibility to park your camper direct at the beachfront, very close to the waterline. Wonderful! Very friendly owner family. Restaurant with excellent food. We paid Kes 800/- per person per night. 0722 421 351 iOverlander Barefoot Beach Camp Campground user 0.0 Distant Relatives Backpackers Eco Lodge A place with a truly great atmosphere and swimming pool. Not perfect for camping, but possible. They charge 600 Ksh pppn, Electricitiy available if you ask for it. Good food, cold beer, average wifi, good selfcatering kitchen, longdrop toilets - not the worst I ever had, but not perfectly pleasant either. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Wifi: Yes - Average Kitchen: Yes Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes A place with a truly great atmosphere and swimming pool. Not perfect for camping, but possible. They charge 600 Ksh pppn, Electricitiy available if you ask for it. Good food, cold beer, average wifi, good selfcatering kitchen, longdrop toilets - not the worst I ever had, but not perfectly pleasant either. iOverlander Distant Relatives Backpackers Eco Lodge Lodging user 800.0 Lasamu Camp Beautiful setting in a nice village. The place is secure and fenced off. Good starting point for hiking the Ndoto Mountains. Very friendly staff. 1000 KSH pppn, negotiable. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Yes Water: Natural Source Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Beautiful setting in a nice village. The place is secure and fenced off. Good starting point for hiking the Ndoto Mountains. Very friendly staff. 1000 KSH pppn, negotiable. iOverlander Lasamu Camp Campground user Massai Village small area next to a massai village, directly at the national park, great view of Kilimandscharo, contact to the people. Visit of village costs extra. 10$ pppn after negotiation 2G Network Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes small area next to a massai village, directly at the national park, great view of Kilimandscharo, contact to the people. Visit of village costs extra. 10$ pppn after negotiation 2G Network iOverlander Massai Village Parking Area user 1136.0 KWS Public Campsite Quite nice, but fenced and directly at the park border and the entrance gate. No View of Kili, too expensive. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Quite nice, but fenced and directly at the park border and the entrance gate. No View of Kili, too expensive. iOverlander KWS Public Campsite Campground user Ranger Community Camp Fenced area at the road to Amboseli NP. Nice place, but not well mantained. People (Rangers) very friendly and informativ. 10$ pppn after negotiation (they wanted 20$ first). 3G network with Safari Com Open: Yes Electricity: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Warm Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Fenced area at the road to Amboseli NP. Nice place, but not well mantained. People (Rangers) very friendly and informativ. 10$ pppn after negotiation (they wanted 20$ first). 3G network with Safari Com iOverlander Ranger Community Camp Campground user Lake Jipe Safari Camp Fenced area directly at the border of Tsavo-West. Very quiet. View of Lake and many animals (esp. elephants). Nice village in walking distance. Own waterhole in construction. Pool, nice people, Restaurant with good, affordable meals. 15$ pppn after negotiation 3G with Safari-Com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Fenced area directly at the border of Tsavo-West. Very quiet. View of Lake and many animals (esp. elephants). Nice village in walking distance. Own waterhole in construction. Pool, nice people, Restaurant with good, affordable meals. 15$ pppn after negotiation 3G with Safari-Com iOverlander Lake Jipe Safari Camp Campground user 2059.4 Muchini's Campsite Beautiful set with view over Lake Ndakaini Dam, the Aberdane Ranges and tea plantations. Cost 500KSH/p/n (negotiated) Very basic facilities, bathrooms in motel style buildings. All run down. The owner been drunk and got greedy by charging extra money AFTER he offered charcoal stove. Make sure about payment beforehand. The campingsites are leveled, but steep hill to climb. Can be tricky after strong rain. Open: Yes Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Beautiful set with view over Lake Ndakaini Dam, the Aberdane Ranges and tea plantations. Cost 500KSH/p/n (negotiated) Very basic facilities, bathrooms in motel style buildings. All run down. The owner been drunk and got greedy by charging extra money AFTER he offered charcoal stove. Make sure about payment beforehand. The campingsites are leveled, but steep hill to climb. Can be tricky after strong rain. iOverlander Muchini's Campsite Campground user Mt. Kenya Leasure Lodge Lawn or parking lot at the lodge, separate sanitary facilities (ok), great view of Mt. Kenia, expensive 2G Internet with SafariCom SIM Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Lawn or parking lot at the lodge, separate sanitary facilities (ok), great view of Mt. Kenia, expensive 2G Internet with SafariCom SIM iOverlander Mt. Kenya Leasure Lodge Campground user 0.0 Samburu NP Campsite Very nice place at the river under high trees, annoying baboons, little moskitos. Sanitary facilities ok, but in decay. More places along the river, not often visited. Caretaker brings firewood. 30$ p.p.p.n + entrance fee of the park 3G with SafariCom SIM Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Very nice place at the river under high trees, annoying baboons, little moskitos. Sanitary facilities ok, but in decay. More places along the river, not often visited. Caretaker brings firewood. 30$ p.p.p.n + entrance fee of the park 3G with SafariCom SIM iOverlander Samburu NP Campsite Campground user Bushcamp near airstrip Nice bush at the airstrip, but too near to a village. The next morning a group of samburu wanted first 10$ p.p.p.n and after a long discussion took 10$ for us 4 people. It seems to be a conservancy and were told we had to report in the village. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice bush at the airstrip, but too near to a village. The next morning a group of samburu wanted first 10$ p.p.p.n and after a long discussion took 10$ for us 4 people. It seems to be a conservancy and were told we had to report in the village. iOverlander Bushcamp near airstrip Contact, Pirate user Malaso Community Camp At the view point Worlds End with a really great view. Very windy and cold because of the hight of 2.500m, but there is a shelter where one can sit. Some people during the day, a guard at night. Nice trekking tour (approx. 3h) through the forest to another viewpoint for 10$ for the guide and the guard for the car. 10$ for entrance and camping for 2 people. No coverage with SafariCom. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Yes Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes At the view point Worlds End with a really great view. Very windy and cold because of the hight of 2.500m, but there is a shelter where one can sit. Some people during the day, a guard at night. Nice trekking tour (approx. 3h) through the forest to another viewpoint for 10$ for the guide and the guard for the car. 10$ for entrance and camping for 2 people. No coverage with SafariCom. iOverlander Malaso Community Camp Campground user Maralal Safari Lodge Open, grassy place at the lodge at the pool. Zebras and several antelopes in the park and at the camp. The lodge was not operating when we were there, we arranged the price of 5$ p.p.p.n. with the rangers and they opened a bungalow for us. 3G with SafariCom Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Showers: Cold Water: Yes Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Open, grassy place at the lodge at the pool. Zebras and several antelopes in the park and at the camp. The lodge was not operating when we were there, we arranged the price of 5$ p.p.p.n. with the rangers and they opened a bungalow for us. 3G with SafariCom iOverlander Maralal Safari Lodge Parking Area user Crocodile Camp Very nice place, directly at the Mara with view into the park. Big trees for shadow, friendly manager, facilities good, Bar. 3G with Safari-Com SIM 6$ p.p.p.n. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Very nice place, directly at the Mara with view into the park. Big trees for shadow, friendly manager, facilities good, Bar. 3G with Safari-Com SIM 6$ p.p.p.n. iOverlander Crocodile Camp Campground user 3000.0 Reedbuck camp Beautiful location. Only campsite on the Aberdare range moorlands . It has Toilet facilities, Benches, fire pits and always lush with green grass. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Yes Water: Natural Source Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Beautiful location. Only campsite on the Aberdare range moorlands . It has Toilet facilities, Benches, fire pits and always lush with green grass. iOverlander Reedbuck camp Campground user Police Checkpoint Kenya You have to register in a book, no customs or immigration Open: Yes You have to register in a book, no customs or immigration iOverlander Police Checkpoint Kenya Toll Booth user At Lake Turkana Grassy area at the lake, access over a sandy dune. No houses in sight, no people coming, some moskitos. No network with SafariCom SIM Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Natural Source Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Grassy area at the lake, access over a sandy dune. No houses in sight, no people coming, some moskitos. No network with SafariCom SIM iOverlander At Lake Turkana Contact, Pirate user Eliye Springs Resort Newly renovated resort with pool, camping at the end of the area and too expensive (20$ for 2 persons for non-residents). Open: Yes Electricity: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: Yes Newly renovated resort with pool, camping at the end of the area and too expensive (20$ for 2 persons for non-residents). iOverlander Eliye Springs Resort Campground user Kristine Camp Relatively new site on a dune with a wonderful view, clean facilities, helpful boy who grill fish and bring cool drinks. Access quite sandy. On the dune it is airy with palm trees and umbrellas. It is possible to swim in the lake, because there are no crocodiles in the area. 12$ for 2 persons There is a cellular tower in the village, but it was not working. Open: Yes Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Yes Restroom: Yes Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Relatively new site on a dune with a wonderful view, clean facilities, helpful boy who grill fish and bring cool drinks. Access quite sandy. On the dune it is airy with palm trees and umbrellas. It is possible to swim in the lake, because there are no crocodiles in the area. 12$ for 2 persons There is a cellular tower in the village, but it was not working. iOverlander Kristine Camp Campground user Beach of Lake Turkana Sandy beach with palm trees, access in a streambed that is a little bit sandy. Some houses in sight, shy, but friendly people. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Natural Source Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Sandy beach with palm trees, access in a streambed that is a little bit sandy. Some houses in sight, shy, but friendly people. iOverlander Beach of Lake Turkana Contact, Pirate user Guest House We had to stay here because the road was the worst we ever used. Parking lot in front of a simple guest house, you can order meals, no beer. Noisy at night because of the trucks rumbling on the road. On the other side of the road is a 'resort' maybe there it is better. 4$ for 2 persons 2G with SafariCom SIM Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Water: Yes Restroom: Pit Toilets Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes We had to stay here because the road was the worst we ever used. Parking lot in front of a simple guest house, you can order meals, no beer. Noisy at night because of the trucks rumbling on the road. On the other side of the road is a 'resort' maybe there it is better. 4$ for 2 persons 2G with SafariCom SIM iOverlander Guest House Parking Area user Marich Field Studies Camp Huge camping area under high trees at the river, well maintained. Helpful manager. A little bit hidden, no sign at the road. Only cold shower, dinner a little bit expensive for 600Ksh. No coverage with SafariCom SIM 13$ for 2 people per night. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Cold Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Huge camping area under high trees at the river, well maintained. Helpful manager. A little bit hidden, no sign at the road. Only cold shower, dinner a little bit expensive for 600Ksh. No coverage with SafariCom SIM 13$ for 2 people per night. iOverlander Marich Field Studies Camp Campground user immigration Kenya If you come over Lake Turkana this is the first possiblity to register. Alternatively you can go to the border at Kitale/Suam. Open: Yes If you come over Lake Turkana this is the first possiblity to register. Alternatively you can go to the border at Kitale/Suam. iOverlander immigration Kenya Toll Booth user Customs Kenya In a big building, you get your carnet stamped here. Open: Yes In a big building, you get your carnet stamped here. iOverlander Customs Kenya Toll Booth user 22.9 Diana's At Diani Good food, reasonable prices, daily specials, cool vibes. A great place to meet your friends when in Diani. Excellent service and super friendliness of the owners Hans & Di. Open: Yes Good food, reasonable prices, daily specials, cool vibes. A great place to meet your friends when in Diani. Excellent service and super friendliness of the owners Hans & Di. iOverlander Diana's At Diani Restaurant user 486.3 Bush camp Quiet, no people around, just off the road. In the desert. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Quiet, no people around, just off the road. In the desert. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user 0.0 Welder Fredson Fred is a very friendly guy who can do a lot with metal. In his workshop he got big machines o tap wires, make sprokets and much more. He designed and build a bracket on our motorbikes to carry extra fuel. Highly recommended phone number: +254 717 033360 Open: Yes Fred is a very friendly guy who can do a lot with metal. In his workshop he got big machines o tap wires, make sprokets and much more. He designed and build a bracket on our motorbikes to carry extra fuel. Highly recommended phone number: +254 717 033360 iOverlander Welder Fredson Car Repair user 1949.8 The painted dog. Used to be Lily Ponds Arts Centre On the equator. Re opened this April under name the painted dog by an American. Nice Food and drinks. Arts factor is planned to be re- established. The lions Court upfront Can be used for staying in decent rooms starting from 3200 ksh. Camping is planned in future. Open: Yes On the equator. Re opened this April under name the painted dog by an American. Nice Food and drinks. Arts factor is planned to be re- established. The lions Court upfront Can be used for staying in decent rooms starting from 3200 ksh. Camping is planned in future. iOverlander The painted dog. Used to be Lily Ponds Arts Centre Restaurant user 1354.6 Teen Ranch Hotel/Hostel/Campground. Rooms are located in huts with own bathroom with warm showers and electricity. Camping possible as well. All in the green with view of Kilimanjaro. Grunds with beach volleyball and basketball field, Restaurant as well as friendly helpful staff. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Hotel/Hostel/Campground. Rooms are located in huts with own bathroom with warm showers and electricity. Camping possible as well. All in the green with view of Kilimanjaro. Grunds with beach volleyball and basketball field, Restaurant as well as friendly helpful staff. iOverlander Teen Ranch Lodging user 0.0 Mount Kasigau Base Camp A very beautiful location looking out on Tsavo West National Park. A lot of wildlife can be seen here as they migrate between Tsavo West and Tsavo East. It is 500KSH pppn for camping. There is space for at least one vehicle with rooftent or an overland truck. Other spaces would be available if requested. It is run by the 5 local communities at the base of Mount Kasigau. They also have bandas for 1200KSH (non-resident). Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes A very beautiful location looking out on Tsavo West National Park. A lot of wildlife can be seen here as they migrate between Tsavo West and Tsavo East. It is 500KSH pppn for camping. There is space for at least one vehicle with rooftent or an overland truck. Other spaces would be available if requested. It is run by the 5 local communities at the base of Mount Kasigau. They also have bandas for 1200KSH (non-resident). iOverlander Mount Kasigau Base Camp Campground user Sau Tsavo Campsite and Bandas Good stopping off place in Voi on your way to the coast from Nairobi. It is KSH500pppn. Ablution block is a little tired but they keep it clean. Good for a stopover or if you are about to go into the Tsavo National Park. There is a dining area and they will let you use the kitchen with the sink and gas burner. John, the manager, is an extremely helpful guy. Bandas are also available. Price can be found for these on Tripadvisor. Open: Yes Electricity: No Wifi: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Good stopping off place in Voi on your way to the coast from Nairobi. It is KSH500pppn. Ablution block is a little tired but they keep it clean. Good for a stopover or if you are about to go into the Tsavo National Park. There is a dining area and they will let you use the kitchen with the sink and gas burner. John, the manager, is an extremely helpful guy. Bandas are also available. Price can be found for these on Tripadvisor. iOverlander Sau Tsavo Campsite and Bandas Campground user 1930.1 Red Touch Lounge Local restaurant at Midas fuel station. Good local food, just be prepared to wait a bit for it. Open: Yes Local restaurant at Midas fuel station. Good local food, just be prepared to wait a bit for it. iOverlander Red Touch Lounge Restaurant user 1839.9 Georges Resort and restaurant Nice restaurant. They have barbeque meat, pizza, burgers and more. Looks like you can also camp here but not sure Open: Yes Nice restaurant. They have barbeque meat, pizza, burgers and more. Looks like you can also camp here but not sure iOverlander Georges Resort and restaurant Restaurant user 994.0 Makindu Sikh Temple Hosted by the temple. 24hr kitchen. Left a donation. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: No Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Tent Friendly: No Hosted by the temple. 24hr kitchen. Left a donation. iOverlander Makindu Sikh Temple Lodging user 936.0 Ngulia Safari Lodge Very big place, the building is not so nice but the views are fantastic. Food is not so nice, staff are very friendly. We paid 150 dollar pppn. There is a big parking space for your car. But I think there are nicer lodges in Tsavo west. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Wifi: Yes - Slow Kitchen: Yes Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Very big place, the building is not so nice but the views are fantastic. Food is not so nice, staff are very friendly. We paid 150 dollar pppn. There is a big parking space for your car. But I think there are nicer lodges in Tsavo west. iOverlander Ngulia Safari Lodge Lodging user 1111.0 Wayando Beach Club Established campsite on Rushinga Island on the shores of lake Victoria. Large grassy area at the back for camping. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - Not at Sites Wifi: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No Established campsite on Rushinga Island on the shores of lake Victoria. Large grassy area at the back for camping. iOverlander Wayando Beach Club Campground user