Elewana Tortilis Camp

Amboseli National Park Kenya
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The Camp Overview

Elewana Tortilis Camp has unrivaled views of Kilimanjaro, rising out of the semi-arid bush studded plains – Africa’s highest mountain, and the highest free standing mountain in the world.As you arrive at the camp, the view of its snow-capped peak and the surrounding plains will simply take your breath away. Tortilits Camp is a family friendly safari camp with breathtaking views, situated in the heart of Amboseli National Park. The tents are all spacious, with king or twin beds and elegant en suite bathrooms. There is a main lounge, bar and dining area, all exquisitely built with natural materials and thatched roofs. The Private House and Family Tent are located slightly separate to the main camp, upon the hill where they share a pool. Tortilis Camp was one of the first eco-lodges of its size, and is very proudly 100% solar. Guests can rest assure they are leaving a minimal footprint during their stay.

Elewana Tortilis Camp Amboseli is an eco-friendly and conservation committed camp that serves Amboseli National Park and supports the mission of the Global Alliance of National Parks.


Tortilis camp has 17 spacious tented rooms with large verandas.game drives, walks, sundowners and bush meals take place both inside the national park and in the conservancy, where guests enjoy exclusivity..

Luxury Tents

Each makuti-covered tent consists of a main bedroom with twin or double beds, en-suite bathroom and a spacious verandah. Let us know if you require twin beds or double bed. [All tents can fit one extra bed, for children under the age of 16 yrs only]

Family Tent

With outstanding views of Mt Kilimanjaro, enjoyed from the comfort of your own private family verandah, Tortilis Camp’s Family Tent is another great addition to this child-friendly safari camp in Amboseli. The Family Tent consists of one double en suite bedroom, one twin en suite bedroom, and a spacious private verandah. Featuring a swimming pool shared with the Private House. [Both bedrooms can fit one extra bed for children under the age of 16 years only]

Private House

With Mt. Kilimanjaro peering down over the entire camp, Tortilis Camp’s Private House has a glorious view of the mountain. The Private House consists of one en-suite double bedroom, one en-suite twin bedroom, and a spacious sitting room with verandah. Featuring a swimming pool shared with the Family Tent. [Both bedrooms can fit one extra bed, for children under the age of 16 yrs]

Tortilis Camp Experiences & Activities

Tortilis Camp guides are based in camp in Amboseli, and know their backyard intimately. More than half are Masai, and have combined Tortilis Camp guiding experience of 80 years, the head guide has been at Tortilis Camp since it opened. All the guides are Gold, Bronze or Silver level Kenya Professional Safari Guides Association certified. Amboseli is famous for its magnificent elephants, which have been studied for over 20 years by Cynthia Moss. Tortilis guides know the individual elephants, and their family relationships – plus the territory of resident lions and other local fauna. They have exclusive access to the 30,000 acre Kitirua conservancy and know every hyena den, the seasonal flowers, migratory birds .. Tortilis Camp walking guides are Masai from the area, and have been walking in this wilderness since they were very young. They enjoy sharing their knowledge of the small things, tracks, traditional uses of herbs and the Masai way of life.

See Our Luxury Sample Safari Itineraries to Tortilis Camp

Tortilis Camp Rates

Full Board Rates
Double / Twin1,024701454
Family Tent2,4781,8681,357
Private House3,0162,3861,744
Game Package
Double / Twin1,4021,066792
Family Tent3,0162,3861,841
Private House3,5552,9052,229

Amboseli National Park Fee        Adult US$ 60      Child US$ 35

Kitirua Conservancy Fees (Included in Game Package)    Adult/Child USD 35


Full Board (FB) Includes:    Accommodation, all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner), soft drinks, beer, house wines and selected spirits, teas, coffees and refreshments (on the property), and laundry services. The rates exclude champagne, private cellar wines and premium spirits.

Game Package (GP) Includes:    Full-board package, scheduled and shared game drives, activities including guided walking safari, bush sundowners, transfers to and from our designated airstrips and Kitirua Conservancy fees. The game package excludes champagne, private cellar wines and premium spirits.

Activities, Excursions and Extras (Per Person)


Other Elewana Kenya Collection are:-Elewana Elsa’s Kopje Meru,Elewana Kifaru House,Elewana Sand River,Elewana Elephant Pepper Camp,Elewana Loisaba Tented Camp

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