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Ashnil Aruba is located in the heart of the flat savannah grassland of Tsavo East National Park. The camp is a couple of hours from Mombasa and a five-hour drive from Nairobi. It is primely located on the shores of the Aruba Dam which was built back in 1952 for sport fishing recreation.


Ashnil Aruba has 46 rooms and 6 tents categorized as Deluxe Twin, Deluxe Double, and Deluxe Twin. The accommodation options feature king or queen-sized beds, hot water, showers, hairdryers, terraces, and sunbeds.

Dining and Other Amenities

The main building hosts the open-sitting restaurant that can seat up to 150 people. It has a shaded wooden deck than offers more seating space. Aruba dam is clearly visible from all angles of the restaurant, therefore, offering a scenic view to go with meals served at the lodge. Cuisines are served in set buffets and feature continental, oriental or traditional African dishes.

Ashnil Aruba has a lounge bar with a capacity of about 60 people. It is located in the main building but away from the dining area and features an African-themed decor. One can order liqueurs, soft drinks, cocktails, wines, spirits, and local and international beers.

The lodge also features a swimming pool that overlooks the game park.


Game drives are the main activity at Ashnil Aruba.

Ashnil Aruba Lodge Rates

1st October 2022 – 20th December 2022

2 Nights, 3 Days Safari Package (Minivan).

Ksh 25,500 (Min 4 Pax)

Ksh 21,750 (Min 6 Pax)

Ksh 19,875 (Min 8 Pax) 

21st December 2022 – 23rd December 2022 

27th December 2022 – 30th December 2022

2 Nights, 3 Days Safari Package (Minivan).

Ksh 29,300 (Min 4 Pax)

Ksh 25,550 (Min 6 Pax)

Ksh 23,675 (Min 8 Pax)

24th December 2022 – 26th December 2022 

31st December 2022 – 1st January 2023

2 Nights, 3 Days Safari Package (Minivan).

Ksh 34,300 (Min 4 Pax)

Ksh 30,550 (Min 6 Pax)

Ksh 28,675 (Min 8 Pax)

*The rates are per person

Above quote includes:

  • Transportation in a Tour Van
  • 2 nights’ accommodation on full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Services of a professional English speaking driver/tour guide
  • Unlimited game drives

Above quote excludes:

  • Tsavo National Park Entrance Fee Ksh 500 per day.

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