Voi safari lodge is a luxury safari lodge that prides itself to be a rugged and wild, yet tranquil and serene. Voi safari Lodge is strategically situated in one of the World’s Largest Game Park-the Tsavo East National Park; the Voi Safari Hotel stands high above the plains of Tsavo East National Park with views of a vast expanse of the African Bush, at Voi Lodge you can simply watch the herds of wild animals roam beneath you or you can get closer by a network of access roads reaching into many corners of this 11,666 square kilometers Tsavo National Park. The Voi Safari Lodge is part of Kenya safari lodges and hotels chain, the idea for the safari lodge began in 1969 with a dream about an ideal safari location in the Kenya wilderness that offers a true bush safari experience like no Kenya safari lodge could offer. With the wildlife close environmental considerations were made in designing the luxury lodge. Voi Safari Lodge stands high above the Voi Town like a tower overlooking a vast expanse of the African Bush; it is 160km from Mombasa City. The Voi Safari lodge is a perfect silhouette on the top of a cliff-faced hill, and is uniquely and tastefully designed overlooking Tsavo East Park in wild Kenya plains extending as far as the undulating terrain of the Yatta Plateaus. This vantage positioning of the Voi Safari lodge Tsavo has made it a stopover for many Kenya safari adventures, nature lovers and holiday makers who are assured of sampling the Kenya wildlife attractions that continuously beat a track to the three water holes sunk by the lodge below the cliff. Voi Safari Lodge in Voi is also an ideal safari stop over for exploring Taita Hills, including the fertile farmland secluded high in Taita hills surrounding Wundanyi, reached by excellent mountain road which affords splendid views as far as the Coast. During the dry season the waterholes are the convergence of a lot of wild animals moving almost in a trance as if urged on by some kind of telepathic communication, the sight is just fantastic. The location evokes a romantic inspiration that once moved a visiting British poet who now incorporated his experience at the lodge in most of his poems, to describe it as sample of wonder that is better than a dream. Voi Safari Lodge Kenya is located 160 kilometers from the Kenya Beach city of Mombasa and 370 kilometers from Nairobi city, the comfortable safari lodge in Voi, with its high standards of comfort and cuisine as found in all Kenya Safari Lodges & Hotels is easily reached by car from Voi. You may either enter the Park from Mombasa at the Bachuma gate through Aruba Dam or Voi Gate. The visitors coming by charter flights there is also a convenient airstrip, four (4) kilometers away from the Voi Safari Lodge Tsavo Kenya. The Voi safari Lodge is ideally placed for visitors wishing to combine a Kenya lodge safari and Mombasa beach safaris with its accessibility to Tsavo National Park and its close proximity to Mombasa and Malindi. With temperatures in the day average 25 degrees Celsius and cooler nights, Tsavo East National offers an ideal climate in which to relax, indulge in the many safari facilities on offer at the Voi Safari Lodge Kenia and enjoy one of the world's leading biodiversity strongholds. The luxury and exclusive Voi Safari Lodge is one of the oldest safari lodges in Tsavo and offers 52 rooms designed to blend with the rocky surroundings game viewing terrace and tunnel, two restaurants and two bars plus a dug up rock swimming pool.
Voi Safari Lodge has 52 rooms. All rooms are en-suite and have spacious bathrooms and are furnished in African decor that is replicated throughout the lodge. From the Voi Safari Lodge, you can look out onto the three water holes and see the ever-changing Panorama of Africa unfold right before your eyes and at the same time enjoy the luxury of waiters’ service. There is a special “Hide” for the camera enthusiasts affording close-up and candid pictures of the wild animals which do not suspect any human presence. Voi Safari Lodge surroundings are an ideal spot from which to go out in search of the “BIG FIVE” – Elephant, Lion, Buffalo, Leopard and Rhino. From Voi you have speedy and easy access to either the Tsavo East or Tsavo West portions of this National Park. Voi is also an ideal for exploring Taita Hills, including the fertile farmland secluded high in Taita hills surrounding Wundanyi, reached by excellent mountain road which affords splendid views.
The Lodge offers the Main Bar which is situated at the terrace of the main building near the Restaurant overlooking the water holes and opens from 7.00am until midnight, the Hyrax Bar which is situated below the main restaurant, drinks on offer at competitive prices. The bar opens from 9.00am to midnight. Voi safari Lodge is 160 Kilometres from Mombasa, 360 kilometres from Nairobi. The comfortable Voi Safari Lodge is easily reached by car from Voi. You may either enter the Park from Mombasa at the Bachuma gate through Aruba Dam or Voi Gate. You can access from Nairobi through Voi Gate or Manyani Gate. It is about 360 km from Nairobi City.
The Voi safari lodge Conference Centre can accommodate 50 guests’ classroom style and 90 guest’s theatre style. It also offers a smaller boardroom which will accommodate 40 guests boardroom style. State of-the-art presentation facilities include: A full selection of overhead and slide projector, screen, TV-video equipment, audio-visual equipment and PA system/podium, wireless internet access in room and conference rooms.
Tsavo East National Park is located about 260km south east of Nairobi, on the main Nairobi to Mombasa road and 140 Kilometers from Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa. Tsavo East is part of the Greater Tsavo National Park that includes Tsavo East and West National Parks and the Chyulu Hills and consists mostly of miles and miles of dry flat thorn-bush, semi-arid acacia scrub and narrow woodland dominated by acacia. The wonderful Baobab trees are also a common sight in the Park. Whilst Tsavo East is huge (over 4500sq miles), most of the park north of the Galana river is closed to the general public with only a few private safari operations permitted to enter. Tsavo National Park massive area and wide range of landscapes make this an ideal place for varied wildlife safaris. The sheer space and freedom of Tsavo National Park lets you really explore and Feel at one with this awesome wilderness. Exploring both parks means that your safari to Tsavo will take you through several very different habitats in a single day, encountering many different species. The open plains are the best place to see the large herds of game. Tsavo is well known as home of Red Elephants which are friendly. The plains of Tsavo are also home to Lions, Elands, Impalas, Kudus and possibly Rhinoceros. In the forested hills, large herds of Buffalo and Giraffe are often found. The forests of Tsavo is home of birds, with a fantastic range of species recorded including a variety of weavers, hornbills, sunbirds, rollers, raptors,owls,eagles and many more. An Mzima spring is among the attractions in Tsavo, where the plentiful supply of fresh water has created a verdant oasis. the springs attract plenty of game, and there is an underwater observatory that gives the visitor a unique glimpse into an underwater world dominated by the presence of large pods of hippopotamus. The sight of these ungainly three tone animals gliding gracefully through the crystal clear waters of Mzima is unforgettable. Tsavo East National Park safari from Mombasa takes you to Tsavo East National Park where you get an opportunity to spend 6 quality hours of game and scenery viewing with a lunch and accommodation Voi Safari Lodge with park entrance fees, road transportation, drivers allowances, hot lunch, mineral bottled waters, fly doctors fees and a professional safari guide/driver is all included as part of our Tsavo safaris from Mombasa. Before sun rise, you will be picked up from your Mombasa hotel and depart by road safari to Tsavo National Park. Road safari from Mombasa to Tsavo East National Park, Kenya largest National Park, chances of good game viewing are very high as Tsavo is home to Elephant, Lion Buffaloes, Cheetahs and other plains game. To be enjoyed are the Great Plains and open skies which are a photographer's haven. Tsavo National Park tour from Mombasa takes you to Tsavo East National
Main Attractions in Tsavo East National Park
• Yatta Plateau - one the world's largest and longest lava flow (300 km long).
• Lugard's Falls and the Galana River - Easy access to the rapids and possibility to spot majestic landscapes along the river.
• Mudanda Rock is an outcrop rock of 1.6 km long with a large dam at its base. There is possibility to walk at the top of the rock, enjoy the cool breeze and watch wildlife drinking in the dam.
• Aruba Dam - built in 1952 across the Voi river, this dam attracts many bird species and migratory species.
• Wildlife: Tsavo East National Park is home to all of the Big 5 including large amounts of "red" elephants, black rhinoceros, buffalo and Lions. • Camel safaris and river fishing
• Kandara swamp: With all the lush vegetation along the Voi river and in the swamp, there is plenty of game to see in this area and is a good area to visit within Tsavo East. Look out for the fantastic Voi safari lodge that sits up on a hill and makes a great place to stay if you are visiting Tsavo East National Park.
• The Sheldrick's Orphaned Elephants: Between 1955 and 1976 Daphne & David Sheldrick were co-wardens of Tsavo (David was the founder Warden of Tsavo East National Park) and it was during this time that they rehabilitated back into the wild not only elephants, but also a whole host of other animals that had for one reason or another needed help. This foundation exist in Nairobi and Tsavo East National Park
• Galana River: The Tsavo and Athi rivers join together to form the Galana river, a permanent river which flows eastwards to the Indian Ocean and Malindi. Follow the road within the park that goes from the Voi gate to Sala gate and follows the Galana River as it must be one of the best drives within the park. Along the way you will also come across the Lugard's falls and the Crocodile point.
You can see all of the Big 5 as well as a huge range of other species in Tsavo East National Park including Aardwolf, Caracal, African Wild Cat, Cheetah, African Wild Dog Bat eared fox, Spotted and Stripped Hyena, Black-backed, side-striped and common Jackal, Cape Buffalo, African Elephant, Giraffe Bushbuck, Guenther’s Dik-dik, Kirk's Dik-dik, Blue Duiker, Common Duiker, Eland, Grant's Gazelle, Coke's Hartebeest, Hunter's Hartebeest, Impala Klipspringer, Lesser Kudu Fringe-eared Oryx, Steinbok, Suni, Waterbuck, Hyrax (Eastern Tree), Hyrax (Rock), Hyrax (Southern Tree), Civet (African and Palm), Genet (Large-spotted), Genet (Small-spotted), Mongoose: Many species including the Nanded, Bushy-tailed, Dwarf, Grey, Marsh, Slender, White-tailed Otter (Clawless), Honey Badger (Ratel), Baboon (Savannah), Bushbaby (Lesser), Galago (Large-eared greater), Galago (Small-eared greater), Monkey (Blue/Sykes/Diademed), Monkey (Green Vervet).
From Nairobi: Take the main Nairobi to Mombasa road (A109) via Voi through the Voi gate or Manyani gate. Distance about 200km From Mombasa: Take the main Nairobi to Mombasa road (A109) and enter Tsavo East National Park through the Bachuma gate. Distance is about 150km From Malindi: Go to the Sala gate on the (C103) from Malindi, this road was recently graded and is the shortest way from North Coast. There are six airstrips in the southern part of the park and thirteen in the Northern part. There are no scheduled flights to the Park but chartered light planes can be used.
Voi is the largest town in Taita-Taveta County in southern Kenya, Coast Province. It lies at the western edge of the Taru Desert, south and west of the Tsavo East National Park. The Sagala Hills are to the south. Voi town is also a municipality. Voi is a marketplace for the agricultural and meat products from the fertile Taita Hills as well as other surrounding areas. Voi town centre consists of mostly general stores, shops, markets, kiosks and a few hotels. Most lodges that service tourists for the national park are located in the suburbs at the edge of town. The Voi Sisal Estates are located to the west of the town. A large squatter community exists in the Mwatate Sisal Estates, also to the west of town; Voi is the junction of the feeder railway line to Taveta, Kenya and Arusha, Tanzania with the main line between Nairobi and Mombasa and thus has a major railway station. Taxi Taxis can be found in the town centre. Fares are negotiated, not regulated. Matatu Matatus (Minibus/Sharetaxis) run between the town centre and surrounding areas. There are also matatus traveling to Nairobi, Mombasa, Wundanyi, Taveta and other places. Bus Akamba, Coast and Mash are among many bus companies that run day and night buses to Mombasa and Nairobi. All booking offices are located in the town center. Air The Ikanga Voi Airport is a small airport that serves the town of Voi and the adjacent Tsavo National Park. Situated 580 metres (1,900 ft) above sea level, the airport has a single unpaved runway that measures 1,280 metres (4,200 ft) in length. We offer great Voi hotels deals and discounted rates on hotels in Voi You can easily book your online room reservations for a hotel in Voi today. With our fast online search facility you can: Find and compare different hotels in Voi by star rating, amenities, theme, or brand Choose the perfect Voi hotel and view room rates, hotel details, guest reviews hotel price and photos securely book your hotel room online today! Receive email and text confirmations with reservation details of your online hotel booking
Tsavo Safari Lodges features over 70 of Kenya finest exclusive safari lodges with their eclectic mix of fabulous interior designs and the abundance of wildlife that surrounds them. We reveal the distinctive attributes of each Tsavo safari lodge, making it an ideal book for armchair travellers and for those planning a Tsavo safari where the things that count are comfort, luxury, fabulous food, exceptional service and excellent game viewing opportunities. We travel the length and breadth of every safari destination we recommend to make sure that our advice is based on firsthand experience and that every lodge in Tsavo is tried-and-tested. Kenya is much more than our passion, it’s our home… We won’t show you the world; we'll show you Africa, better than anyone else. Our team at Tsavo National Park is as warm as the land and as diverse as Africa's natural kingdom and we are on hand to make your Tsavo safari experience an unforgettable one. We have handpicked a selection of lodges in Tsavo which will provide you luxurious accommodation combined with the thrill and adventure of a close encounter with Africa's wildlife. Choose from a selection of elegant game Tsavo lodges with sublime cuisine geared towards the discerning traveller. Safari Lodges in Tsavo offers a selection of exclusive but intimate safari camps and other safari accommodation in Tsavo. We showcase safari lodges which will suit the traveler seeking an African safari. You will find Tsavo safari lodge accommodation from up-market to the more rustic bush camp lodges, as well as tented safari lodges. We cater for the authentic big five wild life game lodge experience. Our staff has personally visited the Tsavo lodges shown here. This ensures that the Tsavo accommodation offered is of the highest quality in each category and that we know each lodge's specialties. Should one of our many lodges interest you, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information or to make a reservation - there is no extra charge for booking through Voi Safari Lodges, and we pride ourselves on our service excellence. If you can recommend a Voi safari lodge of high standard that is not represented here, contact us, offering thrilling vehicle safaris, luxurious safari accommodation and delectable African cuisine, Voi Lodge and luxury game lodges are the number one choice for safari travellers to Tsavo, If you need any more information, or wish to book your luxurious Tsavo safari contact us today through the telephone number and email address provided in these website: