SHIMBA HILLS ACCOMMODATION
Kutazama lodge is located in the Shimba Hills, 30 mins from Diani Beach, on an escarpment overlooking the Mwaluganje Elephant Sanctuary and has spectacular views over uninhabited plains and forests, stretching as far as Tanzania and Mount Kilimanjaro. The lodge construction is unique, being built into the side of the escarpment and much of it is open with huge thatch roofs and wonderful views from each room.
Set in the heart of Mwaluganje Elephant Sanctuary, in the Mwaluganje Hills and a 45 km drive from Mombasa, Kenya's seaport, the camp is set along the shoulder of a low hill facing a traditional elephant trail, allowing guests to watch the elephants from the comfort of their well-appointed tents.
Located in Shimba National Reserve, Shimba is 48km from Mombasa town and is a 45 minutes drive from the ferry or from Kenya’s south coast. e reserve is one of the last remaining habitats of the rare Sable antelope in East Africa a treat you will not want to miss. Other animals seen are elephants, colobus monkeys, giraffe, and buffalo and if you’re lucky you may get to see a leopard. On a clear day one can see the outline of Usambara Mountains in Tanzania.