Category Archives: General

Corporate Social Responsibility – Maasai Mara Eye Mission (2011)

In June of 2011 , Heritage Hotels teamed up with MEAK (Medical and Educational Aid to Kenya) team in Masai Mara. The medical team consisted of doctors from Kwale District Eye Centre near Mombasa, MEAK and Lions SightFirst Eye Hospital. … Continue reading

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The Grand African Safari – Explorer Style

A Private Paradise   With ten tents on the peninsula of the Talek river, it’s understated luxury in the wild. Each tent set on a deck has an open plan, three sides that can be unzipped for a stunningly wide … Continue reading

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Young Travellers

The Adventurer’s Club is a special affair for youngsters and parents. Our expert naturalists in charge of the club have exciting games for youngsters on how to be bush savvy and fit. There’s archery, beadwork, bush walks and other activities … Continue reading

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Game drives in Samburu National Reserve

The Samburu Spectacular Seven– it’s not quite the rugby team but the animals seen north of the Equator that have adapted to the drylands. On any game drive it’s easy to spot the the Reticulated giraffe, the Grevy’s zebra, the … Continue reading

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Corporate Social Responsibility – Samburu

Kiltamany Village   Life in the dry arid northlands is extreme. Following a devastating drought and followed by the floods of the El-Nino rains in 1996/97, the Samburu women of Kiltamany village in Westgate Conservancy on the periphery of Samburu … Continue reading

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Dining In The Wild In Samburu

Just in case you find eating in the camp a tad too simple, there’s the option of a bush breakfast laid out on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro river after a morning game drive or the bush dinner under … Continue reading

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Samburu Cuisine

“The modern traveler wants value for money, good service, best foods and diversity,” says Fredrick Okinda, the executive chef at the camp. “Our range of menus is so diverse that it keeps our guests guessing what’s on for the next … Continue reading

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FCO Reviews Travel Advisory To Lamu And Coastal Areas

3rd May 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Press Release   Heritage Hotels and Kipungani Explorer (Lamu Island) welcome the FCO’s (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) announcement of the review of travel to coastal areas of Kenya:   “This advice has been reviewed … Continue reading

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Going Wild At Great Rift Valley Lodge!

There’s new game at the Great Rift Valley Lodge. With assistance from the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) who is the custodian of Kenya’s wildlife, we have introduced six Burchell’s zebras (four females and two males) and 18 impalas (15 females … Continue reading

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