Shompole Wilderness Tented Camp : Shompole wilderness tented camp is a mid- range accommodation found in the masaai  community land ,in the hidden area, on the banks of ewaso ngi’ro river at the bottom of the Great Rift valley Southern part of Kenya in the shompole conservancy between Amboseli national park and the famous masaai mara national park Kenya region. The camp is 145km from Amboseli national park , 125km from the middle of Masaai mara national park and 100km  from Nairobi city center, then 45 minutes to fly from Nairobi to the close ol-kiombo   airstrip , 35 minutes ‘ drive to be transferred to the camp from the airstrip .   The camp is convenient and business friendly for relaxation and safari adventure to tourists, travellers who want to explore the park with its beautiful view of the wilderness, wildlife and surrounding areas.

SHOMPOLE wilderness tented camp  consists of over 5 fully furnished spacious and comfortable tents  perfect for single, couple or family of 4 raised overlooking wilderness reflecting traditional building styles with modern comfort.   Tents are well elevated on a raised platform, decorated and furnished with en-suite facilities of clean private flushing toilets, solar powered  hot and cold showers, dressing tables, mosquito nets, work Decks,  air conditioning ,Wooden Tables,  free Toiletries, white duvets and soft linen beddings, Free bottled water in the tents to Mention But a few. The tents have sitting areas, Private verandas and vanity deck that give a better view over the wilderness, wildlife roaming around the camp since it’s not fenced and surrounding areas.   Tents are equipped with comfortable clean linen beddings on queen sized beds.  There is a fireplace at the lodge where guests relax and share stories about safaris; it also provides warmth to visitors during cold nights.  The lodge offers rooms suitable for family as well as individuals with single bed, double beds/twin for sharing.

Shompole Wilderness Tented Camp
Shompole Wilderness Tented Camp

Shampole wilderness tented camp  offers more services and facilities which include;

A restaurant in main canvas structure  that serves different   meals  both international ( vegetarians and non- vegetarians) and Kenyan cuisine to  meets  guests choice ,; English breakfast , picnic lunch and  dinners (both in and outdoor dinners)  served by well trained, welcoming and organized  staff  ,they also serve bush diners overlooking the stars in the sky  and bush breakfast while enjoying the morning sunrise.

A well-stocked bar and lounge with  variety of refreshments both , local ,cocktail  , wines, spirits and international beers,  you relax  and sip the cocktail  while overlooking  the hippo pool  over the Mara wilderness    and surrounding area

Services;, Free parking space available,  Laundry and house -keeping  services available, airport pickups and drop-offs offered.

 Wifi hotspot  internet in the main building available at the camp that enables visitors to keep in touch with their families and friends. You are able to surf the web while connected.

Activities to do while at the lodge  include; Game drive that will give a chance to see wide range of animals, Hot air ballooning safaris ,  nature walks in the local villages of Masaai , walk night safaris  and many others

Masaai  mara  national park is  among the largest and most  visited park in Kenya know of its incredible density and variety of animals . it is  situated  270km north of Nairobi in Kenya occupying the total area of 1,510 km squared . There are many over 1 million tribes in Kenya, Masaai  are  initial and local  group of semi –Nomadic people that settled in Kenya and the northern part of Tanzania. Maasai Mara National park is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along the Tanzanian border. The park contains over a million of animals that include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos and 600 species of bird and 60 species of raptors in different colors. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration from Serengeti national park during July, August and October .The landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills, and is crossed by the Mara and Talek river. There are several accommodations in Masaai mara  national park ; budget , mid range and luxury accommodation which are all friendly and convenient to guests  visiting  Masaai mara national park. There are different activities to do while in Masaai Mara national park; Game viewing ,you spot various animals while migrating from Serengeti , boat cruise at mara river, hot air ballooning riding, bird watching since the park contains more bird species,  nature walks in the park, ,visiting masaai river, see wildebeest migration, flying safaris, cultural visits in the masaai homes and many others.

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