Built in an oasis in the beautiful semi-deserts of Northern Kenya, Shaba was built along the Ewaso Nyiro river, at a place of springs. There is a small indigenous forest and the springs flow into the river.


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  • There are 85 modern rooms in this lodge, each of them has a private deck that overlooks the river. Rooms are equipped with ensuite bathrooms, hot and cold water, large beds, mosquito nets, razor outlets for shaving, and lounges.
  • There is one stand-alone presidential suite, known as the ‘Born Free’ suite.
  • There are also executive suites and standard rooms.
  • The Tulia mini spa, besides a stream, offers Swedish massages, holistic, aromatherapy, and Indian treatments.
  • The presidential suite has its own private jacuzzi.
  • The Ozone Ranger’s Club for children provides swimming, nature walks, and bird walks for children. Adia shop sells tasteful, handcrafted gift items.
  • Conference rooms are available for meetings.
  • Shaba is proud to grow its own herbs and vegetables.
  • From the Surpelei restaurant, diners can experience fresh meals prepared in live cooking stations while enjoying views of the river down below.
  • Surpelei rests on stilts and hangs over the river.
  • Chefs prepare special meals for people who have special dietary needs.
  • The chemi-chemi bar, on the river bank, quenches the thirst of patrons while they enjoy the sounds of the water. Caralluma poolside bar provides snacks and drinks by the poolside.
  • Guests can enjoy champagne breakfasts – live cooking and dining by the Ewaso Nyiro river.

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