Choose luxurious tented safari accommodations in Kenya with ensuite bathrooms and private verandas, or gather the family for an adventure of sleeping in a classic tented safari lodge. Each under-canvas lodge is chosen by New Adventures for their unique wildlife viewing opportunities. Some lodges offer panoramic views of the plains, other are built near an animal watering hole. Still others offer cultural experiences with the Masai Mara people. Enjoy night games drives, fine cuisine and sophisticated luxury.
Classic tented safari accommodations: Renowned as Kenya’s best-loved safari lodge, Kichwa Tembo Tented Safari Camp nestles below the Oloololo Escarpment of the Great Rift Valley, affording spectacular views of the Masai Mara’s game-filled plains. Choose from one of the 28 Classic safari tents or the 12 Luxury tents all with en suite bathrooms and private verandas.
Luxurious tented safari accommodations: Situated below the location where Out of Africa’s famous final scene was filmed, this romantic and totally private camp reflects the ambience of Kenyan safaris of the 20s and 30s. The tented suites epitomize elegance with polished wooden floors and en suite bathrooms. Each tent has a private deck overlooking the vast game-filled plains of the Masai Mara, and a personal butler will ensure your every need is cared for.
A magical setting: Governor’s Camp nestles in the forest along the winding banks of the Mara River, its waters teeming with bird-life, hippos and crocodiles. Some of the 37 tents line the riverbank, with uninterrupted views. Others have views across the sweeping plains. Created in 1972, Governor’s Camp set new standards in luxury for a tented camp, and it continues to be one of Africa's best today with en-suite bathrooms, hot and cold running water, and flushing toilets.
Little Naibor, located within the immediate vicinity of Naibor Camp, is made up of two spacious suites. Each suite contains a double and a twin bedded room, with their own bathrooms, inter-joined by a communal lounge and verandah area. Each of these stunning suites has a private fireplace and dining area overlooking the Talek River. Little Naibor can be booked and used as an exclusive private arrangement, or used in conjunction with the main Naibor Camp and its facilities.
Mara Explorer has elevated the art of the African safari to spectacular new heights. This five-star camp is situated on a thickly forested river in the middle of the Masai Mara reserve, offering guests the ultimate wilderness retreat where you can watch elephants or giraffes from the privacy of your veranda – or from your own outdoor Victorian bathtub! With only ten luxurious tents on the peninsula, each tent opens to the river below with the stunning spread of the savannah.
Luxury in the wild. Intrepids offers a unique game-viewing adventure. Every tent is raised on stilts and opens to the Talek River with that signature view of the endless plains. Few places on earth can rival the setting of Mara Intrepids on the vast savannah grasslands of the Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. This world-famous reserve is the northern extension of the sprawling Serengeti of Tanzania; both ecosystems create the greatest wildlife spectacle on the planet.
The ultimate safari destination, secreted deep within the Masai Mara National Reserve, the Mara Serena has a ringside seat for the greatest wildlife show on Earth: the legendary migration of the wildebeest. The lodge features individual rooms, each with their own balcony, a sky-blue swimming pool and a spectacular restaurant overlooking a water hole where animals gather to drink. The interiors feature spacious bathrooms and the calm sophistication of a world-class hotel.
Clustered around a waterhole and set in the pristine calm of a private wildlife conservancy, Ol Pejeta, Sweetwaters Tented Camp offers a charming blend of under-canvas ambiance and uncompromising luxury. Thanks to its private status it also allows such unforgettable pleasures as the Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary, night game drives, guided bush walks and camel-trekking across game-teaming plains.
Olonana is situated on the banks of the Mara River, in the heart of Kenya's Big Game country. In addition to big game viewing in the Masai Mara Reserve, visitors are offered a rare glimpse of the day-to-day lives of the Masai people in the adjacent Masai village. No other lodge in the Mara offers such a close cultural experience with the Masai. Enjoy a quiet evening drink, cozily seated on your veranda, watching the hippo frolick before their nightly grazing.
Set on a rocky promontory overlooking the sweeping Isupukiai River, the luxury seasonal Ol Seki Mara Camp enjoys panoramic views in a gorgeous wilderness area teeming with game. Six luxury “Nina” tents, each boasting a 270 degree panoramic view of the famous Masai Mara, remain completely hidden from the next, providing the utmost privacy and seclusion. The spacious circular tents are complete with en-suite bathroom, hot shower and changing area.
At Richard’s Camp, guests have the opportunity to experience the real Africa: days of heart-stopping game viewing, evenings enjoying cocktails by a cozy campfire and delicious three-course meals under an awe-inspiring canopy of stars. Richard’s Camp is a small and exclusive tented camp where the pioneer traditions of hospitality and comfort continue. Big cats, elephants, hippos and plains game are regular visitors to the camp's perimeter.