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One of Kenya’s premier lodges for many years, Salt Lick Safari Lodge is renowned for being one of the most photographed lodges in the world.

Salt Lick Safari Lodge is a popular choice among tourists looking for opulent lodging.

This safari retreat is located in the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary and overlooks a waterhole and the huge Tsavo plains.

The charm of Salt Lick Safari Lodge is immediately apparent. Here, you can enjoy unwaveringly excellent service standards, effectiveness, and individualized care. 

It is 400km/6hrs drive from Nairobi and 200km/3hrs from Mombasa on tarmac roads. 45km from Voi SGR station.


The 96 distinctive rooms at Salt Lick Safari Lodge are all built over two floors and elevated on stilts. 

Each room includes an ensuite bathroom with a permanent shower, WC, and running hot and cold water.

Depending on your preferred occupancy, you can find space in these rooms on three different levels with double, twin, or triple beds.

Dining and Other Amenities

Salt Lick Safari  Lounge features Bura Restaurant.  With a seating capacity of 150, this is the primary dining establishment.

It offers buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner with live cooking stations where chefs are creating speciality dishes, and it looks out onto the bars. 

Pan-African, Pan-European, and Pan-Asian cuisines are among the available options.

It also has a bar called the Vuria Bar Lounge. The Bura Restaurant’s bar and adjacent shaded patio offer stunning views of the main waterhole and the surrounding grasslands, making them the perfect places to unwind and sip your favorite beverage while taking in the wildlife below.


Some of the activities and excursions to take part in while at the safari lodge include game viewing, night game drives, wildlife talks and many more.

Salt Lick Safari Lodge Rates

1st July 2022 – 22nd December 2022 
2 Nights, 3 Days Safari Package (Minivan).

Ksh 26,440 (Min 4 Pax)

Ksh 22,690 (Min 6 Pax)

Ksh 20,815 (Min 8 Pax) 

23rd December 2022 – 2nd January 2023

2 Nights, 3 Days Safari Package (Minivan).

Ksh 33,520 (Min 4 Pax)

Ksh 29,770 (Min 6 Pax)

Ksh 27,895 (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:

  • Taita Hill Sanctuary Entrance Fee Ksh 300 per day.

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