Karen Blixen Camp
Karen Blixen Camp is set on the bank of the Mara River in a private concession adjoining the reserve. It enjoys open access, but also privacy within the concession. Zebras, elephants and hippos drink from the river throughout the day offering superb game viewing.
Karen Blixen Camp Highlights
Karen Blixen Camp is an eco friendly camp, set on the bank of the Mara River in a private concession of land leased from a Masai landlord in the Mara North Conservancy; a vital part of the Masai Mara Ecosystem in Kenya. The location is spectacular, with the great Mara plains behind the camp and the impressive escarpment and Mara River in front. Zebras, elephants and hippos are found drinking from the river throughout the day offering superb game viewing. The beautiful laid swimming pool offers relaxation and even a little exercise in-between game drives.
- Modern lodge with tented rooms
- Beautiful setting between the Mara plains and River
- Game can be viewed from your tent’s private veranda
- Solar powered
- Swimming pool & wellness treatments available
Karen Blixen Camp Game Viewing and Activities
The legendary Masai Mara in Kenya offers incredible game viewing opportunities and wildlife include lion, cheetah, leopard, buffalo, elephant, rhino, giraffe, various antelopes, wildebeest, zebra and warthogs can often be seen on game drives in the area. The birdlife is also excellent around the camp and surrounding environs. From the camp you can explore the quiet corner of the Mara ecosystem of the Koiyaki Lemek Group Ranch which is home to the famed Leopard Gorge which has provided the stage for numerous BBC, National Geographic and Discovery Channel documentaries including the Big Cat Diaries. As the camp is located on a private ranch, it enjoys the benefits of both unfenced access to the Masai Mara Game Reserve and private game viewing within the ranch.
Saruni Mara is a small boutique lodge situated in a private conservation area outside the Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya, one of the most incredible wildlife parks in Africa. Saruni Mara is small and offers an exclusive personal safari experience catering for only 12 guests at a time.