Luxury Kenya Safari Lodges
Our portfolio includes some of the best lodges in Kenya, ranging from classic, luxury, and good value for you to explore.
As we do not offer set departures, the lodges on your Kenya Safari can be completely tailored to your needs. So whether you want to live in the lap of luxury or just want a little pampering, we can plan the perfect accommodation for you. Check out your options here, or call our team for their suggestions.
Indicates: YZ star rating, the level of luxury that you’ll experience
Indicates: YZ price guide, ranging from value to high-end
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp
Ol Pejeta Bush Camp is an excellent option for travellers seeking an adventurous base from which to explore the Laikipia region. And it offers an extensive range of activities too.
Sabuk Lodge has a fabulous location overlooking the sprawling Laikipia Plateau and the rushing Ewaso N’giro River!
Sosian Lodge is a beautifully restored ranch house, situated in the foothills of the magnificent Mount Kenya.
Borana Lodge has a hillside location within its own ranch, Borana Ranch, on Laikipia Plateau.
Solio Lodge is one of the most exclusive camps in Laikipia! It is situated in its own ranch, Solio Ranch – and it is the only lodge within this area.
Laikipia Wilderness Camp
Owners Steve and Annabelle Carey opened this comfortable and authentic camp in 2012 and have created an experience like no other in the region, bringing visitors back again and again for that slice of real Kenyan life in the wilderness!
Ol Malo ranch is the closest you will get to living on a working farm ranch when on an African safari.
Set in the stunning 60,000-acre Lekurruki Community Ranch, Tassia Lodge boasts breathtaking views of the Northern Frontier District!
The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille
The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille is a holiday destination that lives up to its name, offering a collection of four luxurious guesthouses where you can forget about the stresses of daily life!
Kicheche Laikipia Camp
Kicheche Laikipia is situated in the spectacular Ol Pejeta Conservancy, right on the equator and with majestic Mount Kenya in the distance.
Loisaba Tented Camp
Loisaba Tented Camp is situated within Loisaba Conservancy, in the north region of Laikipia.
El Karama Lodge
El Karama Lodge is situated on a private conservancy in Laikpia. It is a fantastic lodge for families looking for an adventurous safari to Kenya.
Lewa Wilderness Lodge
Offering characterful cottage accommodation and a great range of activities, Lewa Wilderness Lodge is one of our favourites within the wildlife-rich conservancy! All children are welcome, and access for disabled travellers is available on request.
Lewa Safari Camp
Lewa Safari Camp Laikipia is one of only four camps in this very private and high-quality reserve!
Lewa House is a beautiful property to stay at with a very fun and relaxed atmosphere. It is ideal for those who would like a little luxury whilst having all the options to ensure an authentic African safari!
Sirikoi is a lovely lodge, offering a very comfortable base from which to explore the conservancy. Guests often mention just how well everything is run here – the Roberts’ wealth of experience really shines through!
Saruni Samburu Lodge
Saruni Samburu is a very luxurious property and ideal for travellers wishing to avoid the tourist trail!
Elephant Bedroom Camp
Elephant Bedroom Camp is one of four exclusive properties owned by Atua Enkop Africa.
Elephant Watch Camp
Elephant Watch Camp has a lovely location on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, amidst kigelia and acacia trees.
A stay at Saruni Rhino is an experience in itself – there are just two bandas (open stone cottages), which ensures seclusion and stunning views – however, the real draw of the camp is (the hint is in the name) the exhilarating black rhino tracking.
Rhino River Camp
Rhino River Camp has a fantastic forest location close to the Kindani River, within its own concession totalling some 32 hectares!
Sarara Camp is situated in the Namunyak Wildlife Conservancy, within the dramatic Mathews Range.
Kitich Camp Mathews Forest
Located within the Mathews Range, Kitich Camp Mathews Forest is a classic bush camp focusing on walking safaris.
Naibor Camp provides luxury accommodation in the central region of the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Rekero is a seasonal camp, closed from 5th April to 31st May to allow the site to regenerate.
Serian Nkorombo Camp
This is a classic mobile camp, offering sightings of the Great Migration river crossings from July to October, and fantastic wildlife viewing all year round! Children of all ages are welcome.
Set up in 1972, Governors’ Camp is among the Maasai Mara National Reserve’s best-known camps – and it is possibly the oldest!
Governors' II Moran Camp
Governors’ Il Moran Camp is situated on a woody bend of the Mara River, within the busy Musiara region of the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Governors' Private Camp
Governors’ Private Camp is pretty awesome, ideal for a big group and also a good option if you are travelling individually and have no objection to sharing this small camp.
Little Governors' Camp
Little Governors’ Camp was set up during the 1970s and its style is very similar to elder sister camp Governors’.
Entim Camp has a fabulous location, in the MMNR’s Mara Confluence sector, south-west Kenya.
Sanctuary Olonana was established in 1999, the first property in the portfolio of luxury company Sanctuary Retreats.
Kilima Camp is situated in the gloriously beautiful Mara Triangle in the Maasai Mara, south-west Kenya.
Mara Serena Lodge
Mara Serena Safari Lodge is located in the Mara Triangle, between the Mara River and Oloololo Escarpment in the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Naibor Wilderness Camp
Naibor Wilderness is one of three camps that make up Naibor Camp, situated in the Mara confluence sector of the Maasai Mara National Reserve. With just three guest tents, it offers a very exclusive experience of this wildlife-rich region!
Mara Ngenche Safari Camp
Mara Ngenche Safari Camp boasts amazing views of the Mara–Talek confluence! The property has accommodation to suit most types of traveller. Children of all ages are welcome, and the camp was awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2017!
Tipilikwani Mara Camp
Tipilikwani Mara Camp is 4 km upstream from the main Talek Gate of the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Sand River Maasai Mara
If you like a little luxury on safari, you’ll love Sand River! Leather seating, Persian rugs, billiards… this property provides a glamorous 1920s-style base from which to go on safari in the wildlife-rich Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, by luxury travel company &Beyond, is situated in a private concession within the remote west region of the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Elephant Pepper Camp
This luxurious yet rustic camp is an outstanding option for anyone seeking authentic experiences within the protected Mara North Conservancy!
Ngare Serian is situated in Mara North Conservancy. The word ‘Ngare’ means ‘by the river’ in the Maasai language, very apt for this property!
Offbeat Mara Camp
At Offbeat Mara, high service standards combine with great guiding to provide an all-around amazing experience of the Mara region! There’s no minimum age requirement, but children aged 8 years and older are preferred.
Mara Plains Camp
Mara Plains Camp is situated in the centre of the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, along a bend on the Ntiakatek River and surrounded by riverine forest.
Angama Mara has a fabulous location, perched on two kopjes of the hilltop that features in 1985 film Out of Africa starring Meryl Streep and Robert Redford!
Bateleur Camp is situated in the midst of forest, on the western edge of the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Speke’s Camp is a fantastic little camp, situated in the Mara North Conservancy on the border with the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Richard's River Camp
Richard’s River Camp is one of the best options in Mara North Conservancy, a luxurious yet authentic property well worth visiting. Highly recommended by YZ!
A fabulous location, chic accommodation, exciting activities – Naboisho has all these, plus super service standards! Managers Roelof and Helen Schutte have oodles of experience in the safari industry and they lead a top-notch team here.
Saruni Mara Lodge
Saruni Mara is situated in the far north region of the Mara North Conservancy, upon a wooded hill.
Porini Lion Camp
Porini Lion Camp is one of only three properties in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy!
Saruni Wild Camp
Saruni Wild is nestled in Mara woodland within the Lemek Conservancy and just 40 minutes from sister lodge Saruni Mara.
Encounter Mara became sister camp to Naboisho Camp when it was taken over by the company Asilia, a name synonymous with top-quality accommodation as well as a high level of interest in wildlife conservation.
Basecamp Eagle View
Basecamp Eagle View is a top camp, offering classic safari activities and accommodation that manages to be both luxurious and authentic!
Ol Seki Hemingways Mara
Ol Seki Mara is an eco-lodge, winner of the Ecotourism Community Conservation Award 2015! It’s one of our favourite camps within the Maasai Mara’s Naboisho Conservancy.
Kicheche Mara Camp
Kicheche Mara Camp has a fabulous location, above the banks of the Olare Orok stream within the 30,000-hectare wildlife-rich Mara North Conservancy.
Mahali Mzuri, or ‘Beautiful Place’, is situated on the side of a lush valley within the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, which allows for breathtaking views across Kenya’s Maasai Mara.
Kicheche Bush Camp
If you are looking for a traditional and intimate safari, Kicheche Bush Camp is the quintessential experience!
Karen Blixen Camp
Named after the Danish author of Out of Africa, Karen Blixen Camp is situated within the Mara North section of the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
If you are looking for a classic safari camp in the Mara area, Basecamp Wilderness will tick a lot of boxes for you. And it combines really well with either of the other two Basecamp properties!
Loldia House has a stunning hillside location amid enormous trees in beautifully kept garden grounds descending to the lakeshore.
Tortilis Camp Amboseli
Spectacularly located in its own wildlife-rich concession, Tortilis Camp offers high-quality accommodation and a great range of activities! All children are welcome, and access for disabled travellers is available on request.
Ol Donyo Lodge
Ol Donyo Lodge is a truly first-class safari lodge! It has been operated by Great Plains Conservation since its redevelopment in 2008, having been built by famous conservationist Richard Bonham in 1987.
Tawi Lodge has a lot to recommend it – a fabulous location, luxurious accommodation, and amazing activities too!
Ole Sereni Hotel
This city property is great for clients who are looking for a one-night stay before connecting with flights from Nairobi International. It is our most popular transit hotel!
Owned and run by The Safari Collection – and extremely well known - Giraffe Manor is one of Nairobi’s top properties, a must-visit according to our Kenya experts.
We reckon Ololo is really lovely, though sadly we cannot quite get over the noise of airplanes that fly overhead and so we do not suggest it to our travellers very often. Airplanes aside, it’s a great base for accessing all areas of Nairobi!
The Emakoko is named for the Emakoko River, which joins the Mbagathi River just 1km from the lodge.