Kenya - Mara Bush Camp Private Wing


Mara Bush Camp Private Wing is a luxurious seasonal eco-camp of superlatives! It is located directly at the shores of Olare Orok river in Southwestern Kenya, right within the world famous Maasai Mara which is one of the richest places on earth regarding wildlife concentration. The distance to the crossing points where huge herds of wildebeest and zebras cross Mara river - a real natural spectacle - is only 30 minutes. The camp with its 12 very big luxury tents impresses with an incomparable atmosphere. The interaction between nature, luxury, and privacy is implemented perfectly. Every wish you have will be anticipated by the friendly staff and you will find yourself in another world, namely right in the middle of wildlife. During darkness the unusual background noise is responsible that some guests rather listen to laughing hyaenas after a successful hunt or to the up to 100 decibels of hippos rahter than fall asleep on the feelgood mattresses immediately. All tents are build on stilts and inspire with tasteful interior at the highest level. On private verandas with sofa you enjoy the bush in a special way and during the early mornings tee, coffee, or hot chocolate, and home-baked biscuits are served here even before breakfast. The camp is not protected by fences to enable wildlife a free movement. Therefore Maasai warriors will always escort you to your tent, especially during night-time. The majority of the staff is Maasai and the land where the camp is build on belongs to the Maasai. Outstanding furnished communal areas complete a perfect stay. This includes a spacious dining tent, a photo lounge, and another lounge tent with bar next to the river. Besides, you may reserve the hippo veranda for breakfast to enjoy a perfect start into the day in private atmosphere while you watch the hippos bathing. An unforgettable luxurious experience awaits you at Mara Bush Camp Private Wing!

  • 4 very big bush tents
  • 6 very big river tents
  • 2 very big family tents
  • Tent equipment: 1 double bed, 1 single bed, shower (hot running water around the clock), WC, 2 sinks, mirror, towels, soap, shampoo, bathrobe, bath slippers, wardrobe, working desk, chair, several sockets, mosquito nets, private veranda with sofa and table
  • Cash payments possible in EUR, USD (only notes from 2006 or younger), or KSH
  • Credit card payments possible with Mastercard or Visa, both attract a surcharge of 5 %
  • 1 big dining tent
  • 1 big lounge tent with bar and view onto the river
  • 1 big photo lounge with lots of charging possibilities for batteries, computers, mobile phones, and other electronic devices, meeting point for professional and amateur photographers
  • Four-wheel drive jeeps
  • Full board without drinks
  • Daily morning and evening game drives
  • Transfer from and to the airstrip within the Maasai Mara (Olkiombo Airstrip)
  • Welcome drink
  • Afternoon tee or coffee with biscuits or cakes
  • Children's programme
  • Maasai Mara National Park entrance fees (70 USD (40 USD for children) per person per 24 hours)
  • Beverages besides tee and coffee as stated above
  • Transfer to the Maasai Mara
  • Tips
  • Visa
  • Travel insurances
  • Exclusive use of a private four-wheel drive jeep: 335 USD per day
  • Guided bush walk (2 - 3 hours): 50 USD per person (minimum 2 guests), 40 USD per person (4 guests or more)
  • Visit of a Maasai village: 30 USD per person (children below the age of 12: 20 USD)
  • Private breakfast with view at bathing hippos at the hippo pool: 50 USD per person (minimum 2 guests), 40 USD per person (4 guests or more)
  • Private sundowner with home-made canapés and drinks in the bush: 50 USD per person (minimum 2 guests), 40 USD per person (4 guests or more)
  • Private bush dinner, 4-course barbecue, 1 bottle of wine and soft drinks: 80 USD per person (minimum 2 guests), 60 USD per person (4 guests or more)

Main season (01.07. - 31.10.)

  • 519 € (double occupancy), (children 12 - 16 years in a tent with adults: - 25 %, children 3 - 11 years in a tent with adults: - 50 %, 2 children 3 - 11 years staying in their own tent: both - 25 %)
  • 599 € (single occupancy)
  • Children below the age of 3: free

Mara Bush Camp Private Wing is closed during shoulder and low season. It possibly may open on demand. If you are interested in a booking outside the main season please contact us at stating desired dates and number of travellers.


Any cancellation will attract a cancellation fee according to the following table, dependant on the days prior to the planned check-in:

  • 45 - 31 days: 50 %
  • 30 - 0 days, no-show, and early departure: 100 %

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