Salt Lick Safari Lodge

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The Sarova Salt Lick Safari Lodge is located within the wildlife-rich Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary of Kenya East Africa, overlooking the untamed Tsavo plains and waterhole.

Sarova Salt Lick is nestled in the wildlife-rich and spectacular Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary in East Africa, this lodge provides great views of the endless Tsavo plains and the active waterhole where wildlife comes to quench their thirst.

Famed for being one of the world's most photographed lodges, Salt Lick Safari Lodge is one of Kenya's flagship safari lodges. 

The Salt Lick Lodge features a total of 96 hotel rooms which are uniquely built on stilts across two levels. The rooms feature en-suite bathrooms with showers and WC, running cold and hot water are provided. Single, double and triple beds are available deepening on the traveller's requirements. Convenient amenities and features in each of the rooms ensure a most comfortable stay in this remote and fascinating region of East Africa.

The Salt Lick Lodge offers elegant dining venues for an unforgettable culinary journey. Meals are served in the welcoming dining room as well outside in the bushveld overlooking Taita Hill's flora and fauna. With its vegetable and herb garden, guests are treated with high quality and fresh culinary delights.

Wildlife, bird watching and photography enthusiasts will enjoy the early morning and late afternoon safari drives during which Africa's untamed wildlife is encountered. Guests also have the chance to visit the authentic village nearby to learn about the local cultures.

It is highly recommended to spend a day at the Mzima springs which are located in the Tsavo West National Park where many hippos and crocodiles can be admired. In the Tsavo East National Park, popular sites to be visited are the Aruba Dam and the Lugards Falls. Furthermore, guests may enjoy a trip to Taita Hills which offers amazing views, the indigenous forest as well as unique rural markets.

The Tulia Spa at the lodge offers relaxing spa and beauty treatments by trained massage therapists. A great variety of different treatments are available from which guests may choose their choice including Ayurveda, Swedish, and Aromatherapy. Relax at the spa after thrilling safari drives through the untamed African wilderness and enjoy the calming sounds of nature.

The lodge offers a perfect honeymoon package making it romantic, unique and unforgettable. Honeymooners may select from the lodges prime selection of offerings.

Honeymoon & Romantic Getaway Packages such as:

  • Private dining
  • His and her massage
  • Flowers fruit and welcome drinks
  • Late check-out (based on availability)
  • A bottle of sparkling wine in the room upon arrival
  • Fresh flowers and a decadent breakfast in bed one morning
  • A champagne afternoon with canapes
  • Candlelight dinner.


  • Day and Night safari drives
  • Excursions
  • Nature walks
  • Spa treatments


  • Bura Restaurant
  • Vura Bar Lounge
  • Outdoor dining experience.


  • Bedside table
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • In-room safe
  • Lounge
  • Viewing Deck
  • Writing desk

Facilities Available at Salt Lick Safari Lodge

  • Boma
  • Conference venue
  • Hiking trails
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Viewing deck
  • Waterhole for wildlife

More Information on Salt Lick Safari Lodge

FAQs about Salt Lick Safari Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Salt Lick Safari Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Salt Lick Safari Lodge located?
Salt Lick Safari Lodge is located at the following location / address: Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary, Tsavo West National Park.