Travelers who come to Kenya for their vacations have a wide variety of superb accommodations options available depending on their holiday budgets. These options include hotels in major towns and cities and lodges are situated in the wildlife parks and game reserves. A tourist lodge is a structured and permanently constructed accommodation parched in strategic areas either overlooking the great African savannah or along the riverbanks or near animal watering holes. These lodge locations maximize your Kenya safari as you see abundance of wildlife and the magical
There are three types of lodges in Kenya. Budget lodges, midrange lodges and luxury lodges. They differ from each other in terms of amenities each facility has.
Budget lodges could either have a small spa and the amenities in the rooms does not include items such as coffee makers safety boxes and fridge. They are also smaller in size, whereas a midrange lodge has extra amenities such as a swimming pool, safety box in the room but not necessary to have a coffee maker or a fridge.
When it comes to luxury lodge
, it is indeed luxury from the services you receive from the moment you land from the parking. The atmosphere speaks loud. There will be meet and greet services, African cultural dances from the Masai Morans or the Samburu warriors, welcome drinks and so many extra services such as drinks during meals. Experience these great accommodations in our Maasai Mara lodges
, Lake Nakuru Lodge itineraries
or Amboseli lodges
that expose the scenic Mount Kilimanjaro
with the rumbling sounds of the majestic African elephants.
The cost of the services is included in the your budget. Amenities such as spa, heated swimming pools in some lodges, spacious rooms, electricity supply in rooms is 24 hours while midrange and budget could have time limits to 11pm and on at 5am of the next day.
You also get complimentary services such as room service and late checkout are also offered in luxury lodges.
Please keep all these factors in mind while booking your safari as your travel comfort is based on the accommodation you choose and transport used too.
For midrange and budget, transport is usually on Tour Customized safari Van unless clients opt to use a Jeep which will increase the cost in the quotation.
While using luxury lodge or hotel or tented camp, we have options such us flying safari
to the parks which saves time and adds luxury.
Jeep or land cruisers options for road transfers and game drives is also a plus in comfort.
All this information is good to consider when planning your travel and Shelter Tours reservation representative will take you through all of them for better understanding and choice of options to help you in decision making.
All are good. Welcome to Kenya.