Accommodation East Africa varies according to its location, surrounding environment, type and size, style, price and level of comfort ability. Within East Africa there are different categories of accommodation facilities and services ranging from budget to luxury. Popular safari accommodation within East Africa includes hotels & lodges, guesthouses, resorts, tented camps, mobile camps, private houses and Campsite Areas.
Hotels & Lodges
Hotels and Lodges include permanent construction with rooms built of stone, block or wood. Most have en-suite bathrooms with running hot and cold water. Some lodges or hotels have interconnecting rooms or family cottages and other facilities are likely to include dinning, bar areas, swimming pools, library etc.
Mobile Camp & Bush Camp
Mobile Camp comprise tents set up in remote with beautiful settings which maximize game viewing. It varies from simple dome tents, classic tents to luxurious style tents. Due to frequent movement of camp they can’t be able to have running water and facilities in the wilderness area hence they offer bucket showers and long or short drop loos while meals taken in the dinning with also option for enjoying supper under the stars.
Bush Camp are remote versions of tented camp and often taken down at the end of a season so may also be called semi permanent camps. Some of them are canvas tents and others constructed with timber. Most of them offers en-suite bathrooms but with long drop loos and bucket showers rather than running water. Most bush camps have simple bar and dinning area.
Campsites are areas selected for camping services, within wildlife areas, town, city and villages. The area includes private campsites and public campsites with services include toilets, kitchen, bathrooms and camping ground.