&Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Kenya, Africa
Laid out along the Sabaringo River on the edge of the Oloololo escarpment, &Beyond Kichwa Tembo Masai Mara Tented Camp looks out onto the plains of the Masai Mara. The spectacular Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, which nestles on an exclusive reserve in the north of the Maasai Mara in Kenya, affords a remarkable African wildlife viewing experience. The andBeyond camp has picturesque views of the Mara and the Sabaringo riverway. the Masai Mara is a land of breath-taking vistas, abundant wildlife and endless landscapes. Open all year, the camp is fenced for security and has 40 tented guest suites as well as an inviting swimming pool overlooking the savanna and is the direct path of the annual wildebeest and zebra migration. Enjoying an authentic safari experience, while not lacking for creature comforts.
Facilities & Activities:
Set on the edge of the Mara, provides welcoming refreshment and extraordinary views. In addition, activity options available at this camp are many as the property sits on a private concession adjoining the Masai Mara Game Reserve. The guest areas at the camp are on split-level spaces inviting visitors to unwind and relax. The region’s game is phenomenal, and morning and evening drives, as well as guided walks and hot air balloon safaris present amazing wildlife viewing opportunities. Guests can escape to the massage room to indulge in a relaxing treatment or browse the redesigned Safari Shop, which offers the finest Kenyan handicrafts. The rim-flow swimming pool, literally on the edge of the Mara, boasts one of the world’s most extraordinary views.
Suites & Villas:
Steeped in the aura of classical safari, 12 Classic tents, 20 Superior tents and 8 Superior View tents all of which give out onto magnificent views over the open grasslands or the shady forest surrounding the Sabaringo River. Simple yet contemporary, the Maasai-inspired suites are elegant and timeless, firmly entrenching &Beyond Kichwa Tembo as the unrivalled luxury tented camp of its size in the greater Mara. Forty colonial style camps rest in the shade of trees, complete with hurricane lamps, comfortable beds and spacious, seated balconies and modern en-suite bathrooms.
Celebrating the romance and nostalgia of the Mara, a double-storey bar and lounge area feature oversized windows with spectacular panoramas. Memorable bush breakfasts in the heart of the Savannah, on the Oloololo Escarpment or on the banks of the Mara River, which are complemented by the beautiful views of the plains below. The cuisine at Kichwa Tembo is superb: lavish buffets offer a myriad of delicious Pan African dishes and organic vegetables grown in the camp garden.
Hotel Rating: ******
Hotel Address: Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya