We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveller (555)
Room & Suite (133)
Dining (37)


Ngulia Safari Lodge , built in 1969, is located in Tsavo West National Park which a home to a big host of wild animals. It can be accessed from Nairobi (260 km away), through Mtito Andei Gate or from Mombasa (250km away) through Tsavo River Gate. The Lodge is perched on the Ndawe Escarpment just below Ngulia Hills, overlooking the Rhino Sanctuary surrounded by Scenic Hills. Ngulia Safari Lodge no doubt has one of the most breathtaking views in Kenya. Guests take guided expeditions to Mzima Springs ( a living Oasis inhabited with fish, crocodiles and hippos), Hippo Point ( inhabited with hippos and crocodiles), Shetani Caves, Chaimu Lava flows, Kichwa Tembo and Roaring Rocks among others. The Lodge has 52 standard rooms, all with bath and shower and a balcony with a view of the vast wilderness and floodlit water holes. It has two restaurants: The main restaurant – built in an open-air style, has a view of floodlit water holes and the Leopard dinning tree. There is also the Leopard vie
Read more
Property amenities
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know


Full view
Tsavo National Park West Kenya
Getting there
Amboseli Airport71 mi
See all nearby hotels
48Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 110
  • 170
  • 94
  • 29
  • 16
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
I drive there without booking the staff us two rooms right across water holes which we really enjoyed , we spent two days there , the second day we never left the lodge as the animals came to drink water at lodge watering hole . I hope the lodge or KWS would fix the other hole
Read more
Response from KSLHOTELS, Director of Sales at Ngulia Safari Lodge
Responded 26 Apr 2018
Dear hardevkalsi, Thanks very much for sharing such a constructive and honest review about us. We are glad that you enjoyed a friendly service from our staff as well as your stay ,and i am sure the lodge manager as well as staff are happy to hear this from you . we guarantee you that the water hole has already been fixed hence more games watch while at the lodge. looking forward to host you again .
Read more
A bit worn out hotel, but with many very unique things to it! First; amazing location with great view all around The wild leopards coming at night was a sight to remember for life and very unique photo op. All the Hyraxes by the pool was awesome, and so was the big band of
Read more
Response from JARED N, Manager at Ngulia Safari Lodge
Responded 14 Apr 2018
Thanks so much for allowing us to host you. We look forward to your next visit. We appreciate your views.
Read more
This is one of the most beautiful locations anywhere in the world ... it si far removed from wifi and phone signal.. which I love. It is such a shame that it has become run down and uncared for. The potential here is HUGE! We don't bother with the food in the dining area as we
Read more
We stayed at Ngulia Safari Lodge one night with a group of friends. It had been a long and tiring day, but I forgot everything as soon as we got to the lodge, seeing the breathtaking view and meeting the friendly and welcoming staff. The rooms were very nice, each with a
Read more
The view from this lodge is out of this world we also had an amazing view from our room. Unfortunately the wild leopard did not turn up for her food but there were elephant buffalo, birds and rhino. Lovely food and really friendly and helpful staff thank u for making our stay
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & BeachFamily and Play Areas
how the rooms look like
Sunrise at Ngulia
Hi you chearch guide for safari ?
0 votes
Forniscono i teli per la piscina?
Sinceramente non saprei dirti, perchè ad agosto il clima non era adatto per fare il bagno in piscina. Però ti posso dire che per quanto il posto sia stupendo, non penso che possa offrire molti servizi. Magari qualcuno che è ci è andato nella stagione calda, saprà risponderti meglio.
0 votes
"Inter-connecting rooms available for families"
"All rooms have a balcony which faces towards the waterhole"
"i think all rooms have a nice vieuw"
"Adjoining rooms available if travelling with children"
"Take your own flash light as its go no power at night"
US$133 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ngulia safari camp hotel tsavo national park west
KenyaCoast ProvinceTsavo National Park West
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing