MASAI MARA LODGES AND CAMPS

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ANGAMA MARA (Olkuruk Lodge)

Welcome to Angama Mara, a remarkable owner-run safari lodge inspired by the Swahili word for ‘suspended in mid-air’. Located high above the floor of Africa’s Great Rift Valley, Angama Mara overlooks Kenya’s Maasai Mara. Here guests will find a lodge where everything is as it ought to be: two intimate camps of just fifteen tented suites each, a private airfield and access to the Mara below, tailor-made safari days and a famously warm Kenyan welcome.

MARA EXPLORER CAMP

Mara Explorer is situated on a broad, thickly forested bend of the Talek River in the very heart of the Maasai Mara National Reserve. This luxurious tented camp lies at the confluence of the Masai Mara’s four main game-viewing areas, and enjoys prime views of the spectacular wildebeest migration between July and September. During the remainder of the year, herds of watering elephant, hippos and other animals can often be seen from your private veranda. Mara Explorer has its own all-weather airstrip.Mara Explorer Camp has 10 luxurious and well spaced tents, each with its own private deck overlooking the Talek River. 7 of the tents have giant double beds while 3 have twin beds.

GOVERNORS IL MORAN CAMP

The camp for those who want that extra bit of luxury. Governors’ IL Moran Camp is small and intimate, with added touches that make this the top of the range safari. IL Moran is widely regarded as the premiere camp in the Masai Mara. Hidden under ancient trees, deep in the forest, are just 10 tents. They line the winding banks of the Mara River. You’ll be the personal guest of our manager, who’ll look after all your needs. The camp is situated along the banks of the Mara River, right in the heart of the Masai Mara Game Reserve, with the best game viewing right on your doorstep. Governors Il Moran Camp has been awarded a Silver Eco Rating by Eco Tourism Kenya for our environmental practices both in camp and with our neighbouring community.

COTTA’S BUSH VILLA

Cottars Bush Villa was designed by Calvin and Louise Cottar and built by hand using indigenous and eco-friendly materials. Cottar’s Bush Villa has a breathtaking view onto the savannah plains that carry the great annual wildebeest migration, and is set amidst a backdrop of the Olderikesi Hills. The villa is over 10,000 square feet in size, and features a large living room, dining room, a magnificent viewing deck, and 5 en-suite bedrooms, all with stunning views. For the discerning client, Cottar’s Bush Villa offers complete privacy, with a secure and secluded road leading to the villa – perfect for those who want to immerse themselves in nature. A masseuse is available on a daily basis, and private body guards and personal exercise trainers can be made available (at an additional cost), should they be requested. Guests staying at Cottar’s Bush Villa can, should they wish to do so, make use of the Cottar’s 1920s Camp swimming pool, shop and other facilities.

MARA BUSHTOPS

Mara Bushtops is perched on the side of a hill, the camp lies just 4.5 km from the main gate of Masai Mara National Reserve and within proximity of the beautiful Mara River where the famous migration takes place. At Mara Bushtops, you step into a world where nature and contemporary comfort blend into one. Wander through a timeless space, where natural wooden decking links the sun-drenched outdoors to cool interiors; where fine furnishings reflect the elegance of African culture; and where your luxury tent affords spacious privacy, yet as close to nature as one can get. Mara Bushtops consist of 12 luxury tents set amongst the rich wildlife of the Maasai Mara open on three sides to the great outdoors and each with its own special view. Tents can be configured for double or twin beds. Everything is home-made using fresh herbs and vegetables from the camps own kitchen garden. Specific dietary needs can be catered for. There are also carefully selected range of world-famous wines kept in optimum climatic condition by ancient carbon refrigeration techniques.

RICHARD'S RIVER CAMP

Richard’s River Camp is located on Mara North Conservancy, Masai Mara, in Southern Kenya. With views of the river, and a river bank which has seen fighting hippos, and mating lions, Richard’s Private Camp offers a unique and luxurious getaway for those private travellers. Each tent has a luxurious bathroom with hot showers and flushing toilets – your tent itself is on a raised platform with a verandah overlooking the river and surrounding bush, and decorated beautifully with Moroccan bed covers and comfy chairs. It consist of 5 luxurious ensuite tents overlooking the river, which can be booked on exclusive use.

Activities at Richards Private Camp include day and night game drives, bush walks, sundowners, bush dinners and bush picnics. The guides at Richard’s Camp and Richard’s Private Camp are some of the best in Kenya, and an extra scenic flight over the Mara cannot fail to make this experience unforgettable.

SANCTUARY OLONANA

Sanctuary Olonana is an award-winning tented camp on a private stretch of the Mara River, at the foot of the impressive Siria Escarpment close to where the famous last scene from “Out of Africa” was filmed. Located close to the border with Tanzania, the game concentration is high. During the Wildebeest Migration between July and October, you will enjoy front-row seats to the greatest spectacle on Earth as in excess of a million animals encounter treacherous river crossings and numerous predators on their endless journey to new grazing. Outside the Migration season, a host of resident animals remain, and you are able to enjoy incredible and intimate Big 5 sightings. Game drives and safari walks get you close to nature, Maasai cultural visits enhance the experience, and hot-air balloon rides give you a bird’s eye view of this incredible landscape.

The Camp consist of 14 spacious tents. Each tent has floor to ceiling mosquito netting, en-suite bathrooms with hot showers, flush lavatories, solar lighting and large, river view verandas. In addition to family-friendly accommodation, it also has romantic and secluded honeymoon suites, as a well as a mini spa to help you unwind even more. The camp as an organic garden where food is grown and prepared by Belgian trained chefs.

SARUNI MARA

Saruni Mara is the only small, boutique lodge in the Mara, with five elegant cottages, one family villa and one private villa. The lodge is nestled in a secluded valley in the heart of the most exciting wilderness in Africa: Mara North Conservancy – an exclusive, private wildlife concession bordering the world-renowned Masai Mara National Reserve. Maasai warriors guide you throughout, sharing their ancient wisdom of the area and animals and their fascinating way of life.

SARUNI WILD

Saruni Wild Camp is a small private tented camp located in the Lemek Conservancy, in a wild, scenic valley rich both in wildlife and privacy. It consists of 7 private oriental-looking tents with flush toilets, hot and cold water and large showers. The tents comprise of one family tent accommodating 4 people and two double tents. The camp can therefore accommodate 8 people in total. Guests are accompanied by a professional guide and by a tracker, a team that helps them to read the book of nature.

SERIAN

Serian meaning peaceful in the local Maasai language is the Charismatic Bush Home of Alex Walker, filmmaker and guide in the Maasai Mara. An exclusive wilderness camp set alongside a secluded valley flanking the Mara River, close to the Siria escarpment. The private marquee tents are set in the shade of large Oleadendra and Walburgia trees that cover the site, a tranquil setting that borders one of the finest game reserves in the world. The Camp operates throughout the year, the migration of wildebeest covers July through to October, quickly followed by the birthing season from October to March. April and May offer the best opportunities for keen ornithologists and those wishing to enjoy the solitude of the verdant green of the quiet season. It’s a traditional tented bush camp and consists of 7 tents (including 1 family tent) with adjoining bush bathrooms each with a bathtub and shower.  For your meals, you arrange with the chefs a menu to suit your own taste.

ELEPHANT PEPPER CAMP

One of only 4 GOLD eco-rated camps in the Maasai Mara, Elephant Pepper Camp is situated in the prime core of the protected Mara North Conservancy wilderness area. In the same location for over 20 years, one of the original, very small and exclusive tented camps, Elephant Pepper is located away from other lodges, in the heart of the African bush.

The spacious canvas tents are comfortably furnished, featuring ensuite bathrooms with flush toilets and traditional safari showers. Elephant Pepper Camp consist of 8 canvas tents overlooking savannah plains offering a luxurious safari experience. Each tent has a main bedroom, with a traditional safari shower, flush toilet, private veranda and a hammock. All the tents are large enough and can fit one extra bed to accommodate children under the age of 16 years only. Nothing rivals sitting around the campfire enjoying the sounds of the African night. Enjoying extended game drives in the best equipped 4×4 game drive vehicles, clients participate in the most unique wildlife experience in the world. Elephant Pepper Camp brings people back to nature no traffic, no permanent structures, just the sights and sounds of the African bush.

The camp serves delicious typical Northern Italian cuisine with daily fresh ingredients from their organic vegetable garden. There is a daily set menu and the camp can cater to any dietary requirements. Yummy children’s meals and early dinners can also be prepared. Please inform the camp about any dietary requirements prior to arrival. Communal dining is encouraged but romantic private dining can also be arranged on request.

TIPILIKWANI MARA CAMP

Tipilikwani Mara Camp is located 4 Kilometers upstream from the Talek Gate into the Masai Mara Reserve in Southwest Kenya. With an attractive setting on the banks of the Maasai Mara’s River Talek, Tipilikwani Mara Safari Camp offers a high standard of accommodation for a Kenya safari. The camp overlooks the plains of the Mara region and has an exclusive feel with just 20 luxurious riverfront safari tents. Tipilikwani Mara Camp offers an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere for experiencing the full adventure of the African bush.

MARA INTREPIDS CAMP

Mara Intrepids Camp enjoys one of the most spectacular locations in the world’s best-known wilderness Maasai Mara National Reserve. It sits above a sweeping bend in the Talek River at the confluence of the Maasai Mara’s four game-viewing areas. Mara Intrepids camp is a short drive from the Mara River, where more than a million wildebeest and zebra make their perilous migration crossing every July and August. The camp has 30 luxury tents, which are spread across a large riverside site to ensure guests the privacy and peace. Each tent is furnished in the classic style of the grand African safaris, with large four-poster beds and handsome reproduction furniture offset by modern en suite bathrooms with hot showers, flush toilets and all modern amenities.

ASHNIL MARA-LUXURY TENTED

Ashnil Mara Camp has a beautiful setting in the middle of the Maasai Mara National Reserve., nestled amongst a small forest overlooking the Mara River approximately 45 minutes from Keekorok and 30 minutes from Olkiombo air strip. The Camp is best known for its stunning location, comfortable accommodation, excellent food and good services.

LITTLE GOVERNORS’ CAMP

Little Governors’ Camp is a luxury safari camp located on the edge of the Masai Mara National Reserve. The camp is intimate in character, with just 17 luxury en-suite tents tucked around a large watering hole that teems with both birds and wildlife. The camp is approached by a boat ride across the Mara River, then an escorted walk through the riverine forest. Vehicles are left on the far river bank, and the camp is therefore quiet and undisturbed. The guest tents at Little Governors’  have wooden decks with large verandahs for guests to enjoy the constant game activity that takes place around the natural watering hole at the camp. All Governors’ properties are unfenced, and at Little Governors’ there is a resident family of warthogs that wander freely through the camp. Guests may need to make way for elephants which sometimes visit the camp at lunch time.

We have recently installed a solar power system in camp and Little Governors Camp is now running on 100% solar power. Little Governors Camp has been awarded a Silver Eco-Rating from Eco Tourism Kenya due to our sustainable practices in place in camp. Activities on offer from the camp include game drives in our custom built 4 wheel-drive vehicles, great for wildlife photography and Hot Air Balloon Safaris (extra charge), visits to the nearby Masai community manyatta and visits to the community and conservation projects we support. 

GOVERNORS’ CAMP

The entire Governors' Camp properties are located inside the Masai Mara National Reserve in the heart of one of the best wildlife viewing areas, which means you won't waste time getting to the action. There guides are highly trained, enthusiastic experts who know this area of the Masai Mara and its wildlife like their home. We maintain a fleet of custom built 4wd vehicles specifically designed for wildlife viewing in this terrain and we offer a wide variety of activities to explore the Masai Mara National Reserve and its wildlife like Hot Air Balloon Safaris,  Masai Cultural Visits,  Spa treatments in Camp, Bush Breakfasts, Bush Dinners and Sundowners.

MARA SERENA SAFARI LODGE

Mara Serena safari lodge is located at the very center of the famous ‘Mara Triangle’ of the world-renowned Masai Mara National Reserve, the Mara Serena Safari Lodge is the ultimate safari destination. Set high on a bush-cloaked hill with long views over the savannah and down to the winding coils of the hippo-filled Mara River, it stands centre-stage to one of Africa’s most dramatic wildlife arenas, with a ringside seat for the ‘greatest wildlife show on earth’, the legendary migration of the wildebeest. Mara Serena Safari Lodge has 74 rooms, inclusive 5 family rooms, one suite, and honeymoon suit.

KILIMA LUXURY LODGE CAMP

Kilima Camp is one of the best safari holidays camp in the Maasai Mara. The Camp has a fantastic location over viewing the Maasai Mara. The camps intimate Eco-lodge is an ideal base to enjoy the real African wildlife experience in comfort and style.The camp has 12 tents, each tent is complete with its own verandah and en-suite bathroom.

Kilima Camp is located in Kenya on the western border of the Maasai Mara National Reserve. Kilima Camp has been built on a private concession bordering the current boundary, the official perimeter of the Mara Triangle Wilderness Area (one of the tree contiguous administrative areas forming what is known as the Masai Mara National Reserve also called the Masai Mara).Kilima means “mountain or little hill in Swahili”. Kilima Camp is situated on the edge of the Siria escarpment (also called Oloololo escarpment) at 1,800 metres above sea level, overlooking the Mara River. The Mara River and the Masai Mara plains are at an altitude of 1,500 metres. HenceKilima Camp has fantastic and phenomenal view over the Masai Mara plains and the river Mara, truly “the Gods’ window”

MARA NGENCHE SAFARI CAMP

Mara Ngenche, a small, intimate, luxurious and elegant camp is located in the  heart of Maasai Mara National Reserve, with an astonishing view of the confluence of Mara and Talek Rivers which is home to a huge population of hippo and crocodiles. The camp is unfenced and is designed to allow the movement of animals through the grounds. Mara Ngenche Safari Camp offers Panoramic views over the confluence of the Mara and Talek Rivers Overlooking a hippo pool that is always busy with these beautiful large animals with crocodiles always in close proximity. It comprises 20 luxury tents, 2 family tents each comprising of two adjoining tents. One tent has 1 King size bed and the other with 2 Queen Size twin beds. All bathrooms are equipped with standalone bathtub.

SAROVA MASAI MARA

Sleeping in Maasai Mara, one of the most renowned game parks in the world is truly an exciting experience. Sarova Mara Game Camp offers spacious luxurious “tents” attractively constructed in light beige canvas with large “windows”, wooden flooring and a permanent roof. All have en-suite bathrooms with large mirrors, WC, hot and cold running water and showers, and are equipped with a fully stocked mini bar, shaver outlets for 110v and 200v and hairdryers. The emphasis is on tasteful comfort with a smooth blend of the beautiful nature that makes the Mara.

All tents are built with spectacular views. Large wooden decks with a comfortable day bed, chairs and table offer a tranquil and relaxing retreat while you listen to the natural sounds of nature.

MARA BUSH HOUSES

A private bush house offers a premium safari adventure with exclusive use of a secluded property in Kenya’s most game-rich areas plus the flexibility and freedom of personal game drives and activities. The Mara bush houses are ideal for couples, families or groups who seek a private safari in a tranquil setting. They offer an away-from-it-all experience and a chance to view a profusion of wildlife in natural surroundings with the benefit of personal staff on hand.

The camp has its private chef who prepares all meals to a high standard and will cater for bush picnics or lunches under the acacia trees by the pool. The expert, qualified guides have years of experience of the landscape and guests gain a thorough insight into the flora and fauna of the surrounding area. A wide range of safari activities is available including escorted walks, day or night game drives and visits to local villages and trading centres. At a private bush house guests receive true home from home hospitality and a personalized safari, completely tailored to suit their requirements.

MARA ACACIA BUSH HOUSES

The private Acacia House is located in the OlChorroLosoit valley in the Lemek hills and on the 70,000 acre Mara North Conservancy. This area has been put aside for the conservation of wildlife and is now home to an abundance of species including the big cats.

This three-bedroom house has an open-plan dining and seating area with a log fire which creates a cosy atmosphere on cooler evenings. There are two spacious en suite double bedrooms and a third attic bedroom ideal for children. A spacious open-air verandah has a wonderful vantage point overlooking the OlChorro waterhole. At the side of the house, raised above the waterhole, there is a pool and a barbecue area ideal for relaxing, dining and socializing between game drives. (NB this pool is shared with nearby Mara House). Game drives are taken mainly within the conservancies of Mara North, OlChorro and Lemek – an area of about 100,000 acres. Trips into the main Masai Mara National Reserve can be arranged (park fee payable).

MARA TOPI BUSH HOUSES

Topi House is a 45 minute game drive from OlKiombo airstrip and borders both the 23,000 acre OlareOrok Conservancy and the Masai Mara National Reserve. It has been thoughtfully located to maximize the wonderful views through the small thorn tree forest, in which the house is set, over the boundary and beyond into the National Reserve. The surrounding area is ideal for bush picnics and sundowners with a view. Topi House is positioned directly on the wildebeest migration route and has been known to experience huge volumes of game right up to the front door.

The house has three generous bedrooms (all en suite) that are connected by a large verandah, and at one end is a living area which consists of an open plan sitting / dining room with an open log fire. Guests enjoy evenings under the stars either on the verandah or around the camp fire near the house.

NABOISHO CAMP

Naboisho, which in Masai means “coming together”, is a community driven initiative to create a wildlife conservation and tourism area that supports the livelihoods of the landowners and surrounding communities. Naboisho Camp is situated in the Mara Naboisho Conservancy (a 50,000 acre area) that lies to the far east of the Mara Serengeti eco-system.

In the very heart of the game rich area is the small camp from where guests are perfectly positioned to explore the many wilderness aspects which increasingly define this conservancy as one of the very best for activities and conservation in the entire eco system.

Naboisho Camp offers a harmonious blend of luxurious comfort, great personal attention and closeness to nature in a prime wilderness area. This exclusive tented camp is located in one of the most unspoilt and game rich areas in Kenya and offers a wide range of activities, such as: game drives, walking safaris, night drives, off-roading, cultural tourism and fly-camping. The eight spacious tents have been designed combining the traditional bush style with a fresh modern feel focusing on attention to detail. High levels of personalized service, along with a team that have worked together for many years, create a warm and friendly atmosphere.

REKERO CAMP

Rekero Camp is situated at what is recognized as the prime site within the world famous Maasai Mara National Reserve, close to the confluence of the Mara and Talek River. The Camp consist of nine spacious tents, all of which have the capacity of being a double, twin or triple – all with terraces overlooking the Talek River and en-suite bathrooms with flush loos and safari showers. 24 hour solar lighting is provided in all tents and kerosene lamps light the pathways to all the tents providing the very special safari camping feel with ultimate comfort. An inverted is available to charge video and camera batteries. There is mobile reception in camp. Full board accommodation, house-wine, beers and soft drinks. Special dietary requirements can be accommodated with prior notice.

ENCOUNTER MARA

Set in the highly sought after Naboisho Conservancy, Encounter Mara Camp gives guests access to some of the best wildlife viewing in East Africa. The award winning camp is set in the shade of a thick forest with sweeping views out onto the traditional Savannah that makes up much of the conservancy. The wildlife viewing is excellent year round and combined with the breadth of activities on offer and the comfort of a camp built to the highest eco standards, there are few more rewarding places to experience this slice of wilderness.

Built in total harmony with the land, Encounter Mara is an authentic safari camp which blends seamlessly with the bush. Hidden away in a forest, it is not unusual to see a giraffe or zebra strolling through the camp. The 10 tents are spacious with panoramic views of the rolling savannah ahead; these views are best enjoyed from the hammock on the verandah. The main area is furnished in a simple, yet contemporary style which allows the views of the Maasai Mara ahead to take center stage. With the main area looking out at a salt lick which regularly attracts everything from big cats to plains game, it is easy to stay in camp for the day relaxing in the lounge with a cold drink in hand, watching the wildlife come to you.

KICHWA TEMBO TENTED CAMP

Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp is a popular safari lodge, situated on the spur of the Oloololo escarpment of the Great Rift Valley, with spectacular views across the open plains of the Maasai Mara national Reserve with its many wild animals. Kichwa Tembo has 40 “Hemingway-style” safari tents with private shower, toilet and private terrace overlooking the savannah. All safari tents overlook park. The tents are tastefully furnished with African furniture and art objects. Pan-African cuisine is served with flair. After dinner, enjoy a glass of port in front of the fire.

FAIRMONT MARA SAFARI CLUB

The Fairmont Mara Safari Club, a luxury Masai Mara resort hotel in Kenya, re-opened in 2009 following an extensive renovation program. Surrounded on three sides by the breathtaking Mara River, and on the edge of the world’s Seventh “New” Wonder of the World – the Masai Mara - Fairmont Mara Safari Club is the epitome of tented luxury. A Top 20 Luxury Resort by Travel & Leisure Magazine. The Fairmont is a host to a number of fine dining, safari and outdoor activities.  

The accommodation consists of 50 tents  superbly furnished with its own private, three-piece bathroom, including a number of “outdoor showers” in select tents, overlooking the hippo and crocodile-filled river. The larger-sized accommodations also feature expanded decks which allow for private dining, a new service. It offers one of the most luxurious Masai Mara hotel accommodations. Activities include game drives and balloon safaris over the Mara plains capped with a champagne breakfast on the savannah or a stroll in the footprints of the hippo-trodden path escorted by a Masai Moran. The location provides a perfect base for visiting the Masai Mara, one of the world’s richest wildlife reserves, and home to an astounding array of animals including zebras, cheetahs, wildebeests, gazelles and of course the “Big Five”. 

OFFBEAT MARA CAMP

Offbeat Mara Camp is a seasonal camp, which lies on the river on the OlareOrokKoyiaki Group Ranch (adjacent to the Maasai Mara National Reserve). This small “tented camp” offers a true traditional safari experience in the Maasai Mara, lions, leopards, elephants and buffalo are frequently seen. But even more importantly – the camp is far away from other lodges and safari camps, making the game viewing is done “away from the masses. In the months April, May and November, the camp closed.

The camp consist of 6 large safari tents accommodating up to 12 guests. Each safari tent has a large comfortable bed, desk, sitting area, 24 hour lighting (solar powered) and an en-suite bathroom with the so-called “bucket shower ', sink and toilet. The breakfast is extensive with eggs as desired, freshly baked bread, fresh fruit and juices. A light lunch in the afternoon in the 'mess’ tent served. Dinner consists of three courses every night.

PORINI LION CAMP

Porini Lion Camp is located in the exclusive 20,000 acre OlareOrok Conservancy. This expansive conservancy, which borders the Maasai Mara National Reserve is home to an abundance of animals including the Big Cats for which the Maasai Mara is famous.

The Camp is situated along the banks of the Ntiakatiak River, a seasonal river with some permanent hippo pools near the camp and has 10 guest tents. The camp is not suitable for children under 8 years old. The tents are very spacious and have private verandas along the length of the tent, providing a secluded and private ‘space’ for you to relax and enjoy the beauty of this African wilderness. Each tent has en-suite bathrooms with flush toilets and hot showers. Food is excellent with home baked bread, fresh salads and high quality meals prepared by the camp’s chef.

PORINI MARA CAMP

Mara Porini Camp is located less than 18kms from the Masai Mara park boundary on the Masai owned OlKinyei Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya. Mara Porini Camp is involved in running the conservancy through a partnership with the local community, who receives funds from the profits. Porini means 'in the wilds' and the camp keeps true to its meaning - it is an open safari camp meaning it is not uncommon for nightly visits from grazing buffalo and elephants.

 Mara Porini Camp has 6 guest tents pitched in the shade of the yellow barked acacia trees along the banks of the Laetoli, a permanent spring within a private conservancy.  Masai guides accompany guests to the tents, ensuring safety.

ROYAL MARA SAFARI LODGE

The Royal Mara Safari Lodge is situated directly on the wildebeest Great Migration route, near the two world famous wildebeest migration Mara River crossing points and near Leopard Gorge. The tented lodge and camp is located on the popular Hippo Bend Lagoon of the Mara River, amongst several elephant, buffalo and giraffe herds, and with close proximity to several lion prides. Given the position of the camp in the richest game section of the Maasai Mara, the Western Maasai Mara, the camp guests are in the best location to most readily discover the Big Five mammals.

It consists of 8 luxury riverfront suites directly on the Mara River. All river front suites are elevated one meter off the ground on wooden decks with a private balcony veranda overlooking the resident hippos in the Mara River, and all riverfront suites are furnished with elegant and unique hand carved African furniture. Meals are served in varied wildlife dining arrangements. Breakfasts may be taken near a hippo pool watching resident hippos bobbing in the river or on the open savannah among grazing herds. Barbecue lunches may be enjoyed in the dining area or on the Mara River under a tree shade. Dinners can be scheduled in the dining area, in your private riverfront guest suite, under the stars in the bush amid wildlife under the protection of Maasai warriors or in the traditional fire-lit secluded bush boma.

SENTINEL MARA CAMP

Sentinel Mara Camp is an owner run luxury seasonal camp along the banks of the Mara River within the Masai Mara National Reserve. It is well hidden within the riverine forest so that you don’t know that you are approaching until you are actually in this gorgeous little camp. The feel is deliciously old fashioned with only 7 en suite tents together with the lounge and dining tents along the river in the forest offering excellent privacy. Specially designed campaign furniture adorns the camp creating the atmosphere of the traditional East African safari while at the same time affording a significant measure of luxury to guests

The excellent standard of guiding will have guests gripped and entertained whether on a game drive or a 1 hour walk in the region of the camp. The seasonal aspect of the camp with no permanent structures offers guests an experience of being authentically close to nature and its location in the less visited Musiara Marsh area of the Reserve ensures excellent game viewing. This camp is fortunate to have 4 different eco-zones on their doorstep, with both the BBC’s Big Cat Dairies and Disney’s African Cats being filmed here. In keeping with  their environmental values, the camp has minimum impact on the environment.

Cuisine is always in keeping with Sentinel’s very high standards, attention to detail and warm hospitality. The all inclusive rate means you can simply relax and enjoy all that is on offer in terms of snacks, drinks, guided nature walks, game drives, starlit dinners and champagne bush breakfasts during your stay. A warm welcome and unforgettable stay at Sentinel Mara Camp awaits you, so that you have memories of your safari that last for a lifetime! Balloon safari game can be arranged or visit to a Masai village as well as a half or full day walk along the escarpment overlooking the Reserve.

MARA ELENGATA TENTED CAMP

Elangata Olerai luxury tented camp is home to over 4 million animals and birds making it one of the largest and most important Wildlife sanctuaries in the world. The Camp offers an exclusive and unique concept in the community guiding based on the expertise and firsthand experience of the local community members to introduce you to landscape, flora and fauna that they intimately understand.

The camp boasts of luxury tents designed to meet all the guests needs and comfort in the wilderness. Some of the tents have two double beds each made of African wood to suit the surroundings, while other tents are double honey-moon beds carefully crafted in Swahili style. Each suit has a spacious en suite bathroom with showers, a private veranda which is ideal for relaxing and absorbing the awesome sounds of the Mara.

OLARE MARA KEMPINSKI

Nestled at the heart of its own private conservancy, the Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara promises all the luxury whilst delivering a classic under-canvas safari experience. Surrounded by rolling savannah, across which wanders a glorious pageant of wildlife, this exclusive tented camp blends the welcome, simplicity and vibrancy of Masai culture with the opulence of a five-star experience. Featuring twelve tents, a central lounge and dining area, a tented bar set deep within a forested glade and a shaded swimming pool, the Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara delivers the ultimate fusion of untamed wilderness and sophisticated elegance.

MASAI MARA SOPA LODGE

Located high on the slopes of the Oloolaimutia Hills, Misaim Mara Sopa Lodge was one of the first safari lodges to be built in the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, a reason why its gardens and trees are so lush and mature. All the buildings follow the design of traditional African round houses with conical roofs, and these stretch along the line of the hills with the impressively large public area buildings and the swimming pool at their center.

MARA CONCORDE

Mara Concord Resort is an idyllic Lodge located at the banks of River Mara on the edge of the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve,  and 30 minutes drive to Keekorok Airstrip and Mara North Airstrip. The lodge is situated in the Lemek Conservancy along the majestic Mara River, 228 km from Nairobi.

The resort has 65 chalets designed with African themes and with an en suite bathroom. The rooms all have balconies and can either be converted into single, double, triple or even family rooms. View from the rooms give guests the chance to relax and enjoy the wild. The resort has a restaurant which is popular in serving a fusion of traditional African, Oriental and modern European cuisine on the wooden deck hanging over the Mara River or at the dining area. Alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks are available at the bar area. Guests can enjoy activities such as Game drives, Hot Air Balloon Safari and Cultural Events as organized by the hotel. The hotel features conference facilities to host meetings and other corporate events. There is an open-air fire place on the banks of the Mara River, a fine dining restaurant, a terrace restaurant, a souvenir shop, a reading room cum lounge and a beauty shop

SENTRIM MARA

Mara Sentrim Camp stands within the Masai Mara National Reserve, 3 km from the Sekenani Gate. World renowned for the breathtaking spectacle of ‘the greatest wildlife show on earth', the awe inspiring annual migration of the wildebeest, the Mara is Kenya's most visited protected area. Technically an extension of Tanzania's renowned Serengeti National Park, the Mara constitutes only 4% of the entire Serengeti ecosystem but its rolling grasslands, meandering rivers and towering escarpments offer one of the world's most rewarding and evocative wildlife arenas.

 Featuring just 10 tents, which are widely spread beneath the acacia trees, it also offers a reception area, lounge, dining room, bar, and a swimming pool with sundeck and Jacuzzi. The camp has spacious modern tents with en-suite bathroom, hot and cold showers, writing desk and an elevated private balcony for spectacular views of the sunsets and the hills, which have abundant wildlife.

MARA SIMBA LODGE

Whether you want a boost of rejuvenation or simply escape for the weekend to unwind, check into Mara Simba lodge to achieve your wellness goals. Indulge in exceptional culinary experiences and entertain yourself at the bar, revive yourself as you surrender to the pleasures of life at this truly alluring destination. The luxurious accommodation affords supreme privacy and luxury with 3 types of accommodations to choose from that make the most of the bush environs. Incredible and personalized game drives bring you extremely close to the fascinating Big Five. Enjoy the watch of the great migration across the Mara River between July and September every year.

MARA ENGAI WILDERNESS LODGE

Boasting elevated views of the Masai Mara National Reserve and the Wildebeest Migration Route, Mara Engai Wilderness Lodge offers a blissful luxury tented experience like no other.MaraEngai Wilderness Lodge also includes a sun terrace. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant featuring free WiFi and a garden, Mara Engai Wilderness Lodge is located in Lolgorien. Guests praise Mara Engai Wilderness Lodge for its exceptional service, which includes a concierge.

MARA WEST CAMP

Nestled against a wooded thicket and surrounded by savannah, Mara West combines luxury accommodations with the breathtaking adventures of an unforgettable African safari. Luxury Chalets are perched in secluded spots on the edge of the Oloololo Escarpment, offering guests both panoramic views of the Masai Mara Game Reserve below and a sense of exclusive privacy. The camp is home to resident herds of gazelles, impalas and zebra, as well as an abundance of bird life, and is visited regularly by a variety of wildlife passing to and from the park.

AA LOGES MASAI MARA

AA Lodge Mara is located at the world famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve in the South Western part of Kenya. Its located 4 km from Sekenani main gate and 10 minutes’ drive from Siana Springs. AA Lodge Masai Mara is spread on 30 acres of land, uniquely laid out over the sprawling grounds that include rolling manicured greens, a virtual mini forest of indigenous shrubs and exotic trees, a large swimming pool overlooking the lodge bonfire, the main restaurant and bar.

MASAI MARA KEEKOROK LODGE

Keekorok is located within Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve, which is at an altitude of 1,617 metres above sea level. It is located in the very heart of Kenya’s fabled Masai Mara National Reserve, Keekorok, meaning motley abundance in the local Masai language, was constructed in 1962 on a choice eighty-acre site in an area of permanent springs and lush grassland. The Lodge consists of 89 double rooms, 8 superior rooms and 4 suits. Accommodation comprises stone built bungalows with private balconies, all with on suite bathrooms.

SAROVA MARA GAME CAMP

Sarova Mara Game Camp offers front seats to nature’s most breathtaking show – the wildebeest migration. The Camp is well positioned to enjoy this unique phenomenon. The rolling plains around the tented Camp are teeming with wildebeest, gazelles and zebras, during the migration months and the Camp is situated right in the center of their migration path. It has 20 Club tents which are luxurious and extremely spacious decorated in whites and soothing earthy colors with large beds, loungers, wardrobes and a desk. Bathrooms are appointed with his and her sinks and a bath in addition to the shower. Club Tents have glass panel doors and a deck outside for game viewing and private dining. 51 Standard tents are large and comfortable, tastefully furnished with double and twin beds, wardrobes, writing desk and safari chairs. 2 family tents are two in one, sharing a spacious common lounge overlooking a lovely pond teeming with birds. One tent has a double bed and the other has a twin with space to fit a third bed for a family with children.

MARA LEISURE CAMP

Mara Leisure Camp is located along in the Talek River, at the confluence of the Masai Mara’s four game-viewing areas on the northern boundary of the Masai Mara National Reserve. Mara Leisure camp is located around one of the most spectacular locations in the entire Mara Ecosystem. Located 20 km from Sekenani gate, Mara Leisure is a short drive from the Mara River where up to one-and-a-half million wildebeest and zebra make their perilous migration crossing every July and August. It consist of 32 permanent tents with 26 tents and 6 cement cottages.

SIANA SPRINGS TENTED CAMPS

An oasis in the Maasai Mara national park with unique luxury tented accommodation with view of the amazing Mara wildebeest migration, Siana Springs is the place to be! Siana Springs in the local Maasai language means ‘the plentiful springs’. It is truly an area of abundance in flora, fauna and cultural attributes. Siana springs provides a budget safari inclusive of all the perks that a luxury tented camp has to offer such as cosy accommodation, awe- inspiring game drives and excellent camp activities.

MARA SEKENANI CAMP

Sekenani Camp is situated in the Masai Mara Game Reserve, the very heart of the big game country in southern Kenya. The camp is built at the source of the Sekenani River which rises from a rock pool at the east end of the camp and forms the stream which flows in front of each tent. The camp is operated in conjunction with 26 Masai families who have a share in the business. It is the logistical center for a community development project developing infrastructure for health-care, veterinary services, education and clean water for people living around the reserve. It has 15 tent exceptionally well-designed permanent tents.

SIMBA ORYX LUXURY CAMP

Simba Oryx Camp is a romantic, comfortable and relaxed safari camp where you are enfolded by the surrounding African wilderness. Hippos grunt in the pools below, the smell of wild sage drifts through the air and herds of wildebeest often can be seen crossing the Mara River. This blissful location means that fantastic game viewing can continue, even when relaxing in camp.

MASAI MARA OLMORAN CAMP

This is an exclusive tented camp for those who want to be true to wild experience. The camp is situated within the Masai Mara Eco-system and on the banks of Ololaimutia River which is a watering point for most of wild animals especially elephants, buffalos, antelopesetc.What one must not miss watching in the Ol-moran tented camp are the traditional Maasai dances with bone fires-one always craves for dawn.

ENCHORO WILDLIFE CAMP

Masai Mara budget accommodation is located on the slopes of the Oloolaimutia Hills in Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya about 270 km from Nairobi on Narok Masai Mara Mara road, it is situated in a quiet environment, perfect for guest travelers wishing to have a quality time of retreat and relaxation and also a base for Kenya safari destinations. Masai Mara tented camps is surrounded by a natural environment, waking up to bird twitter and roaring of lions, hyena’s monkeys drama in the bush around.

MASAI MARA MANYATTA CAMP

Masai Mara Manyatta Camp is a new concept in the world famous Maasai Mara National Reserve. The camp is located near the Ololamutiek Gate of the Maasai Mara National Reserve. Accommodation is on spacious tents, erected on hard surface and covered with “Makuti” to mitigate on harsh conditions like heat and rain. The camp has a combination of double or twin beds on sharing basis. Single occupancy can also be arranged on request. All the tents are en-suite, with built in toilet, hot shower, mosquito nets, electric lighting and power sockets. Booking can either be on bed only or on full board basis. Guests on full board basis will have 3 meals per day prepared by the resident camp Chef. Guests on Bed only basis can bring their own food to be prepared by the resident chef at no additional cost

MAJI MOTO ECO CAMP

Maji Moto Eco Camp is situated in a local Maasai village in the world renowned Maasai Mara National Reserve. The camp is operated by Maasai people from the nearby village of Maji Moto; a stay here will immerse you not only in the intense natural beauty of the Loita Hills, but also in the ancient culture and knowledge of the Masai. It has9 secluded standard size igloo types of tents equipped with mattresses, pillows and beddings with private relaxing area in front. Bathroom contains toilet, hot shower, wash hand basin and a natural hot spring bath under the stars.Fresh food supplies are brought from Narok town with every arrival including fresh locally grown vegetables and fruits. All meals are prepared simply but delicious by a camp cook, blending traditional Kenyan and international cuisine.Game viewing through the African wilderness is accompanied by a Maasai guide so that you may share Africa through his eyes.

MARA RIVER LODGE (FORMERLY DAVING LIVINGSTONE RESORT)

David Livingstone Safari Resort commands one of most spectacular views in the Mara – Serengeti ecosystem; the lodge lies on the Mara River at the edge of Masai Mara National Reserve and overlooks deep pools where crocodiles and hippos bask all day. It consists of 80 en-suite rooms, 2 deluxe suites of two bedrooms each having views of the Mara River from the veranda. The rooms are decorated in vibrant Masai colours with bright fabrics and rugs with the timber beams supporting the thatched roof that keep the rooms warm in the cold Mara weather. The restaurant serves the tastiest examples of Kenya’s rich and varied cuisine.

FISI CAMP

Located on the slopes of the Oloolamuita Hills, the Fisi Camp Masai Mara accommodation offers magnificent views over the eastern reaches of the park. Fisi Camp is a small family run campsite, offering budget camping but with the luxury of en-suite facilities, including flush toilets, hot water for the shower and electricity. All tents have a 6ft verandah where you can relax with a sundowner before taking dinner in the dining area. Each tent can accommodate 2/3 people with a choice of double, twin or triple.

RHINO TOURIST TENTED SAFARI CAMP

Rhino Tourist Tented Safari camp is situated outside the Masai Mara Game Reserve and is 230 kilometers away from Nairobi and about Camp is 800 meters from Masai Mara's Oloolamuita Gate. The driving time from Nairobi is approximately 5 hours on tarmac and all weather murram roads. The flying time is about  35 minutes to the nearest airstrip called Keekorok (30 minutes transfer time from the lodge). It has a total of 42 rooms, being a mix of both tented rooms (for those that love a feel of the outdoors/ adventure) and concrete walled rooms for families with children. All the rooms are en suite (including the tented rooms) with modern bathrooms and hot water showers. When full the camp can accommodate up to 90 people. Rhino Camp has a well stocked bar including African alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and other internationally recognized brands. The bar has a lounge and a Dining area next to it. The services are personalized with a stand by waiter always at your back and call.

MARA EDEN BUSH CAMP

Mara Eden Safari Camp is a small, boutique camp on the banks of the great Mara River that offers you an untamed wilderness experience. Hidden deep in the Maasai Mara game reserve, along the great Mara river, lies a magical,untouched and untamed valley with crocodiles basking on the banks of the river and hippos fighting for dominance against a backdrop of absolute wilderness, for centuries the great wildebeest migration has thundered through this hidden valley and crossed the Mara river.Nestled in the midst of this valley is Mara Eden little boutique tented camp. Sit out on the verandah and watch the magic of the African wilderness unfold before you. The tents are placed along the banks of the Mara River, with a seating area at the front for relaxed game and bird viewing.All the tents have hot and cold running water, a flush toilet, 24 hour solar lighting and tasteful décor.

JULIA'S RIVER CAMP

Julia’s River exclusive tented camp lies hidden on a sleepy bend of the Talek River, and is the ideal place to start your safari adventures, in the midst of the Masai Mara’s endless savannah. All our tents are pitched along the banks of the Talek, and allow one to be only a few feet from the river. With three sub-camps to choose from, there is something for everyone’s taste and budget.The hippo camp and VIP camp; comprising twelve savannah tents and four extra-large savannah tents respectively, all have sewn-in mosquito nets, comfortable beds with fine cotton sheets and duvets, bedside tables, solar powered lighting and private en-suite bathrooms with hot running water and flushing toilets. The VIP camp is located in a secluded wood on the river bank and is the ideal setting for honeymooners and private groups.

KICHAKANI CAMP

Kichakani Camp Masai Mara is a simple but classic camp nestled amidst the big figs of the Mara. It offers a panorama of the Burrungat and Posee plains on its sides.  It is conveniently located on the banks of the Talek River, just next to a major wildebeest crossing point. With the river as the only physical boundary between the park and the camp, it offers excellent game viewing. Kichakani Camp Masai Mara is a simple but classy luxury tented camp with a bed capacity of 33 guests under canvas. The rooms are spacious with twin or queen sized bed, with bed side tables, luggage racks, rags and floor mats and are fully insect and bug proof. The tents have own flush toilets and bathrooms en suite with running water and hot showers. They have a spacious verandah or deck for outside sitting and game viewing.

MARA SIDAI TENTED CAMP

Mara Sidai Camp is set close to the Olaimutiek Gate and nestled under a canopy of indigenous trees, creating a cool retreat from the heat of the plains. The camp is located 250 km from Nairobi by road, and just 45 minutes by air in Masai Mara. It comprises 23 luxurious en-suite tents, each has a private bathroom and the water is heated by a charcoal boiler. Camp facilities include a restaurant, a bar and a lounge. All meals are served in the restaurant, but guests can also choose to enjoy a romantic bush dinner served beneath the starlit African night. The camp is passionate about cooking and the chefs put together a tantalizing assortment of their own original recipes that capture the taste of the colonial days.The leafy canopy attracts numerous bird lives and you can expect lots of bird song throughout the day. The Masai Mara ecosystem is famous for its unique concentration of wildlife, birds, rich vegetation and open savannah.

ARUBA MARA CAMP

Aruba Mara Camp is located near Talek gate and borders the Masai Mara. The camp overlooks the Talek River with hippos and crocodiles below. Aruba Mara Camp is a beautiful budget establishment, clean rooms, cold drinks and good food. Aruba Mara has a campsite, and you can use the camp restaurant for food if you do not want to cook. Aruba Mara Mara has 7 tents furnished with wooden patio, brick and tile bathroom, king size bed with mosquito net, 24/7 hot running water. All our tents have a view of the river and a fantastic outlook on the park. The camp also has 5 smaller bush tents for the small budget with 2 big beds (additional bed possible), hot water & toilets on the campsite. Aruba Mara Camp also has a campsite for campers. The campsite is located in a large area shaded by trees. In addition to ample space for your tent, the camp also provides small tents with thatched roof and small porch. For groups up to 40 guests, Aruba will provide a private and peaceful East Camp site.

KANDILI CAMP MARA

Kandili Camp is a brand new tented camp in Maasai Mara, located within the Leopard Gorge Conservancy and offering 200 hectares of beautiful African savannah in total privacy.Set on a hill overlooking the mottled plains of the Maasai Mara National Park, the area is home to a big variety of birds and wildlife offering a complete immersion in Nature to our guests. Within walking distance of the world famous Leopard Gorge, the camp is only 10 minutes away from the Musiara Gate, 15 minutes from the Musiara airstrip and 25 minutes from the KichwaTembo airstrip. The camp comprises of 7 luxury tents ,and 2 larger and exclusive suites are being build.All our tents are brand new and have been decorated in a warm modern- African style. They have en-suite bathroom, hot showers, solar electricity, quality bedding and brand new furniture. We offer a personalized service at an affordable price. Excellent Mediterranean food and traditional Kenyan hospitality further complement our prime location.

MARA SPRINGS

Mara Springs Safari Camp is situated on the foot of Naunare Hills in Siana Wildlife Trust - adjacent to Masai Mara Game Reserve in a prime game viewing area with spectacular landscape alongside the forested banks of Sekenani River. The camp is located only 3 kilometers from the main entrance of the Masai Mara Game Reserve and derives its name from the underground springs that supply flowing water to the site. Mara Springs brings you very close to nature... Sleep under canvas in furnished mid-luxury tents with beds and bedding's or pitch your own tent on the well shaded campsite. One can also use the open camping grounds using their own tents or those hired from the Lodge. The camping grounds are well kept and can be lit up at night by generator with prior arrangements. There are four camping grounds with all the basic facilities.

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