Masai Mara, Kenya
&Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp is situated on the edge of an ancient riverine forest in the game-rich Kichwa Tembo private concession. This luxury tented safari camp overlooks the Sabaringo River and Kenya’s legendary Masai Mara and lies directly in the path of the Great Wildebeest Migration.
Offering Impeccable service, outstanding game viewing and superb facilities including a two-storey guest area with a bar and lounge, and a swimming pool, Kichwa Tembo will appeal to couples and families seeking an unforgettable “Out of Africa” safari experience in a magical setting.
This charming camp provides 40 Hemingway-style tents nestled under the forest canopy. Each tent is simply decorated in a contemporary safari style and features a secluded verandah perfect for relaxing on as you enjoy the breathtaking views across the Masai Mara.
There are endless activities on offer ranging from thrilling wildlife encounters on day and night game drives to a magical hot air balloon flight. A sundowner cocktail on the Oloololo Escarpment is a must. After a tiring day, cool off in the pool or enjoy a blissful massage in the privacy of your tent.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Masai Mara into a greater Kenya holiday. Take a look at Wild Kenyan Adventure as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
&Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp Information
- Location and getting there:
The camp is located in the Kichwa Tembo private concession on the western border of the Maasai Mara in Kenya. The camp is an hour’s light aircraft flight from Nairobi’s Wilson Airport followed by a 30-minute drive.
It accommodates up to 80 guests in 12 classic tents, 20 superior tents and 8 superior view tents, all with ensuite bathrooms, spacious verandahs and all-modern amenities. Superior tents are stunning and feature Maasai-inspired interiors and oversized beds. There are 3 family suites.
Main building with bar, lounge and dining area
Day and night game drives, guided walks along numerous trails, bush breakfasts and dinners, visiting a local village. Hot air ballooning can also be arranged.
Families are welcome and the camp is most suited to children aged 6 and over. There is a dedicated WILDchild activity programme to keep younger guests entertained and babysitting can be arranged. The camp is fenced.