Below are Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge Resident Rates:
Minimum age for Children at Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge is 5 years0
Child rate policy
Child 5 to 12 years of age sharing a room with 2 adults is charged 50% of the per person adult rate.
2 Children in own room pay 75% of the adult rate.
Above rates are quoted on Full Board Accommodation Basis.
Park fees not included in the rates and are payable at the gate if arriving on road and at the lodge if arriving by air.
Please note when arriving at the lodge by air transfers should be booked in advance
This Lodge is in the midst of the Taita Hills Sanctuary, a private wildlife conservancy. Tsavo West National Park is one of the world’s largest game reserves. The Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge offers luxury accommodation. it is the perfect place to explore the natural environment.
This Lodge is one of Kenya’s flagship lodges, famed for its warmth, vibrancy and legendary hospitality. Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge is a favorite among travelers in search of luxury accommodation. It is a luxurious safari escape set in the heart of the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary overlooking a waterhole and the vast Tsavo plains.
Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary provides a safe environment to over 50 species of mammals and 300 species of birds within 28,000 acres of rolling savanna and woodland habitats.
Large numbers of wildlife come to drink at the waterholes, Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge provides a rare opportunity to view animals at close proximity in their natural habitat. The lobby, restaurant and terraced bar all provide excellent views and photographic opportunities.
An underground tunnel and bunker with ground level windows provides unbelievably close yet safe access to a variety of wildlife as they drink water. The waterholes are illuminated by powerful floodlights as it gets dark, to make sure that you witness all the activity throughout the night.
The Sanctuary is a success story in sustainable conservation where wildlife – including elephant, lion, buffalo and giraffe – thrive. Game drives are tightly controlled to ensure that animals are not harassed and some areas are completely closed to vehicles. This commitment to responsible ecotourism, which has been so well supported by visitors, ensures that the Sanctuary and all its wildlife will continue to prosper.
Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge has 96 unique rooms, all elevated on stilts and built across two levels, with en suite bathrooms with permanent showers and WC, and running hot and cold water. They can accommodate you in these rooms at three levels with double, twin or triple beds depending on your preferred occupancy.
The elevated Restaurant and the Bar at Sarova Salt Lick Game, also offer stunning views of the sanctuary and the ideal vantage points to view game. The Lodge has its own fleet of well equipped safari vehicles with excellent guides.
– The distance distance from nairobi to sarova salt lick is 400 km and 200 km from Mombasa.
– By air 30 minutes from Mombasa.
– By road: 3hours from Mombasa.
– Recommended 4 Wheel Drive or tour van.
Sarova Salt Lick is within the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary. At the foot of Taita Hills adjacent to Tsavo West National Park. Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary covers a protected area of 28,000 acres on an altitude of 1,200 meters above sea level .
The Sanctuary is happy to boast its own functional airstrip in close proximity to the Safari lodge. This unique Lodge structure design is themed as a Taita traditional villages
The Sanctuary is home to more than 50 different species of mammals and over 300 species of birds. These include
elephant, lion, cheetah, leopard, buffalo, giraffe, zebra, ostrich, eagles, vultures and much more.
The climate is very pleasant with temperatures averaging between 18 Degrees C and 30 Degrees C year round. There are sporadic rains in March, April, November & December. Due to the unique layout of the Lodge, it is not suitable for children below 8 years.Ready to book your holiday at Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge ? Contact us for the best rates.
Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge’s spacious, well-appointed double rooms are all ensuite and give you a chance to enjoy breath-taking views of wildlife from the comfort of your room. To add to the charm and intimacy, the soft, fine linen, huge beds and thick white towels quietly whisper romance. All bedrooms have mosquito netting and a ceiling fan. In addition, each room is equipped with electric current: 220 volts, 50 cycles AC, shaver outlets 110/220 volts, 50 cycles AC. Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge offers luxurious accommodation and facilities and is the perfect place in an unforgettable setting to explore the surrounding natural environment.
Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge excels in the freshness and quality of its food which is supported by the vegetable and herb garden located at Sarova Taita Hills Lodge nearby.
The Main restaurant overlooking the watering holes, serving buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner with live cooking counters preparing speciality dishes. Cuisine includes pan-african, pan-european and pan-asian. The Salad buffet has a wide variety of salads using the freshest ingredients and herbs. The Dessert buffet has a selection of mouthwatering desserts. Vegetarian dishes are always available, and guests with any special dietary requirements are also catered for. The restaurant has a capacity of 150 people.
The Bar and adjoining shaded terrace above the Bura Restaurant provides spectacular views of the main waterhole and surrounding grasslands, and is the perfect place to relax and have your favorite cocktail or coffee while watching the wildlife below.
Champagne Breakfast: A unique experience of dining in the wilderness on a sumptuous breakfast accompanied with champagne. The Breakfast includes live cooking against the backdrop of the Taita Hills and grassy plains of the Sanctuary.
Bush Dinners: The beautiful landscape sets the backdrop for a bush dinner at Kudu Point, the highest location in the Sanctuary. Spectacular sunsets and magnificent views of Mount Kilimanjaro weather permitting compliment a truly unique experience as you sip sundowners and experience a barbeque in the wild, accompanied by a trio of local musicians.
For guests who want to enjoy longer game drives, Sarova Salt Lick offers a picnic hamper with light meals and beverages.
Early morning and late afternoon game drives around Sarova Salt Lick provide an ideal opportunity to view and photograph the diverse array of wildlife within the Sanctuary. The waterholes below provide a wonderful opportunity to view animals at close proximity in their natural habitat. The lobby and terraced bar offer excellent views and photographic opportunities, while an underground tunnel and bunker with ground level windows provides unbelievably close yet safe access to a variety of animals as they drink.
Night game drives provide guests with an opportunity of seeing animals not usually encountered on a daytime game drive such as spotted and striped hyena, mongoose, jackal, civet, genet, porcupine and bush baby. Most predators are more active at night, so night drives also provide the opportunity of experiencing the ‘circle of life’. Sarova Salt Lick highly trained rangers equipped with powerful spotlights take guests for this experience of a totally different world after dark, when you may have the thrilling opportunity to see a predator actively hunting.
A beautiful free form swimming pool is open all day at the sister property Sarova Taita Hills Game Lodge located nearby.
An informative wildlife presentation in the evening by a qualified ecologist/ranger is arranged on request.
There is a wide selection of souvenirs available at the Sarova Taita Hills Game Lodge’s gift shop located in the lobby area of the lodge.
Visit a local and authentic village where you can learn about local cultures, spend a day at Mzima Springs in Tsavo West National Park, famous for its thriving populations of hippos and crocodiles, or visit Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary or Lake Jipe, both also in Tsavo West.