Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge

| Amboseli, Kenya

  • Overview
  • Location & Map
  • Highlights
  • Amenities
  • World's Best Awards


Featuring a Mount Kilimanjaro backdrop, the luxury safari lodge is located within the Amboseli National Park. There are two game drives daily, and elephants, buffalo, lions, leopards, and rhinos roam the area.
Close to the Tanzanian border, Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge provides an upscale setting with a swimming pool, dining area, lounge, campfire bar, and activities, including sundowner excursions to Observation Hill, bush meals, traditional dance performances, and tree-planting programs.

There are 92 guest rooms and suites, including family accommodations. Set within a single-story building, accommodations have doors that directly open to the outdoors. All rooms feature Maasai manyatta themes with hand-painted walls and frescoes, ceiling fans, and mosquito nets.

Reachable via a timbered bridge set over a melt-water stream, the hotel’s restaurant offers a variety of meals, along with breakfast boxes, and picnic lunches. There's a lounge with indoor seating as well as an outdoor terrace with a fire pit. Guests can also enjoy breakfast on the plains and dinner in the bush.

Recreational options include a free-form outdoor pool, two daily game drives, traditional dance performances, and guided nature and bird-watching walks.

There are three family rooms available, along with babysitting services, and children's dining options.

Location & Map

Hotel Address:
  • Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge
  • Amboseli National Park
  • Amboseli,
  • Kenya

Location Summary
Located within Amboseli National Park, the lodge is about 137 miles south of Nairobi, and just north of the Tanzanian border.

Directions to Hotel
By car: transfers from Nairobi take approximately 4 hours.

By air: there is an airstrip about 11 km from the hotel, with meet and greet transfer services to the lodge available.


Conde Nast Award Winner
Banquets & Meetings
Conference facilities with audio-visual technology, catering, and organizational support.
Fine Dining On Site
Fresh herbs and vegetables are grown at the camp, with meals prepared daily.
Child Programs
3 family rooms available, along with babysitting services, and children's dining options.
Pool Outdoor
Free form swimming pool and sundeck.
Spa Facility
Massages, facials, pedicures, and manicures.
Ecological Tourism
Game viewing, walking safaris with a Masai guide, hill top sundowners, bush breakfasts.
Camp with a Masai expert for a guided gamewalk outside the park.
Recommended Rooms
The Ol Donyo Oibor Suite has a balcony with views of Mount Kilimanjaro, plus a bathroom with a jacuzzi and shower.


Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Meeting Space
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Outdoor
Available Activities
  • - Dining
    - Ecological Tourism
    - Hiking

World's Best Awards

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Conde Nast Traveler 2014 Gold List for Best Hotels in Africa and the Middle East
Conde Nast Traveler 2014 Gold List for Best Hotels in Africa and the Middle East

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