Overlooking its own private conservancy, with views of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tortilis is an elegent luxury camp, offering guests a more secluded experience of Amboseli.
Named after the local tree, the camp has 17 exceptionally large tents with a king size bed and an elegant en suite bathroom with hot shower and flushing toilet. The tents are raised on wooden decking, and have a thatched roof over the top, extending to a large private verandah where you can sit and relax. There is also a family tent and a private house, each with two bedrooms and a spacious verandah.
The camp has a main lounge, bar and dining area, all exquisitely built with natural materials and thatched roofs, with a magnificent view of Kilimanjaro.
Activities include game drives, Masai guided walks or simply lazing by the camp swimming pool and watching the fantastic bird-life. The perfect days at Tortilis end with hilltop sundowners overlooking the vast plains below, followed by the camp's delicious cuisine. Tortilis has won numerous awards for its excellent service and ecological efforts.
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The snow-capped peak of Kilimanjaro dominates the backdrop of Amboseli National Park and creates a highly scenic setting which, for many, is the classic image of East Africa. With a full host of plains game, more than 50 mammals and 400 bird species, this is one of Kenya’s most sought-after destinations.
Where: Rift Valley Province
Ideal for viewing: African elephant, gerenuk, leopard, lesser kudu, lion