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    Joy's Camp

    Samburu Ecosystem, Shaba National Reserve, Kenya
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent84%
          • Very good9%
          • Average5%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible2%
          28 Dec 2016
          “Africa at its finest”
          29 May 2016
          “Simply Magical”
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Room Service
          Suites
          Fitness centre
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 29 December 2016

          This is a stop not to be missed. As said in other reviews -- it's magical. Breathtaking beauty. The staff is wonderful. You will enjoy the safari's beyond your expectations and this is a real credit to the guides and staff. You will fall in...More

          Thank Dale M
          Reviewed 30 May 2016

          I recently drove to the Joys camp in Shaba.I had been to Shaba previously but never to the Joys camp. The road was quite rocky as you head into the reserve. Being an arid area, you wouldn't expect such density of animals...I arrived at the...More

          Thank Mwaki
          Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Joy's CampResponded 17 June 2016

          Thank you so much for your lovely review - you've captured the essence of Joy's Camp perfectly and we're delighted to hear that you so enjoyed your stay with us. So pleased you especially enjoyed sundowners. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in...More

          Reviewed 18 April 2016

          I was sorry our group only stayed at Joy's Camp for one night. That was the plan, but it is such a beautiful place that I would have loved to stay longer. There are little dikdiks playing in the yard, friendly birds and other wildlife...More

          Thank DomFrancon
          Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Joy's CampResponded 21 April 2016

          Dear Dom Thank you for your super review - we too wished you could have stayed for more than one night. Hopefully we'll see you back here again soon, Shaba is indeed a rather special spot. Best wishes George, Theresa and all at Joy's Camp

          Reviewed 1 April 2016

          The grounds and tents were wonderful. I had a lovely view of the distant watering hole and spotted animals while sitting on the porch. The guide was charming and very knowledgable. We spotted a pride of eight lions and watched with awe. Oh the elephants!...More

          Thank ohterri
          Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Joy's CampResponded 8 April 2016

          Dear Terry So nice to hear from you! And thank you for your review; we're delighted that you enjoyed your time with us as much as we enjoyed having you and your group visit with us! The lion sightings were indeed really special, it has...More

          Reviewed 28 March 2016

          We just came back from a long Easter weekend in Joy's camp. The camp has a familiar feel, understated luxury and fantastic service. George, his family and the staff couldn't be more welcoming; the setting is wonderful, with a great view on a plane with...More

          Thank ila100
          Response from ElewanaCollection, Manager at Joy's CampResponded 8 April 2016

          Dear Mark, Ilaria and Julio Lovely to hear from you, and thank you for being with us over Easter... what an Easter weekend it was too! We're so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us - and good job finding the Joy's Pride right...More

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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • 10
          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Eastern Province >
          • Shaba National Reserve
          • Also Known As
          • Joy`s Camp Hotel Shaba National Reserve
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          Traveller (82)
          Room & Suite (23)
          Dining (9)
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          Hotel & Grounds (76)
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          Shaba National Reserve
          188 reviews
          26.59 km away
          Meru National Park
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          70.76 km away
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          Lesleyella
          Hi every time I put in dates for Joys Camp up pops all these other camp sites but none for yours. Is it because you are full? Im thinking 6 people Sept/Oct 2017 for maybe 5 days then on to a beach holiday to end it. Please can you get back to me with availability and prices. Kind Regards Lesley
          29 November 2016|
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          Response from ElewanaCollection | Property representative |
          Dear Lesley, Thank you so much for your question. Joy's Camp is currently closed and unfortunately, we are unable to take bookings at present. If it's the magic of Born Free you're after, may we suggest Elsa's Kopje... More
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          Lesleyella
          Hi every time I put in dates for Joys Camp up pops all these other camp sites but none for yours. Is it because you are full? Im thinking 6 people Sept/Oct 2017 for maybe 5 days then on to a beach holiday to end it. Please can you get back to me with availability and prices. Kind Regards Lesley
          29 November 2016|
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          Response from Mwaki | Reviewed this property |
          Hello Lesley, Joys camps is currently not operational. Was closed some months back.You may need to book another facility. Try Sambusru Interpids, Saruni Samburu or sasaab.
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