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Where To Stay On Safari In Kenya Luxury Kenya Safari Lodges, Curated For You

There’s no shortage of stellar luxury Kenyan safari lodges on offer. This selection has been cherry picked by the Art of Safari team following first-hand experience; whether it’s a treehouse in the Masai Mara or a hilltop villa in Samburu, you can be sure it’s the best.

Saruni Rhino | Samburu

The pared-back (yet elegant) style of Saruni Rhino, a Kenya safari lodge, is entirely in keeping with its semi-arid surroundings. Here, the truest expression of indulgence is being able toContinue Exploring…...

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Saruni Mara | The Masai Mara

Situated in the private Mara North Conservancy, where it operates in harmony with local Maasai communities, Saruni Mara offers an exclusive safari experience. From this luxury Kenya safari lodge, accessContinue Exploring…...

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Saruni Samburu | Family Safari | Samburu Region

If you want a private Kenya safari house, pick a family villa at Saruni Samburu. The four options overlook 8,000ha of exclusive and untouched conservancy bordering Samburu National Park. EnjoyContinue Exploring…...

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Sirikoi House | Family Safari | Lewa Conservancy

Nestled in a shady acacia forest overlooking a waterhole, Sirikoi House is a private Kenya safari house with its own chef, guide and safari vehicle. Comprised of two cottages, aContinue Exploring…...

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The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille | Laikipia Plateau

At first glance, The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille is not dissimilar to other luxury Kenya safari lodges: a spectacular location in a game-rich setting. It offers an unabashedly different experience,Continue Exploring…...

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The Ocean Spa Lodge | Kenya South Coast

Kenya’s south-coast beaches host some hidden gems when it comes to luxury lodges. The Ocean Spa Lodge takes the Indian Ocean experience to a new level by offering not justContinue Exploring…...

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Elephant Pepper Camp | The Masai Mara

Enjoy privacy and seclusion at the intimate Elephant Pepper Camp, nestled in a grove of elephant pepper trees in a prime but remote game viewing area in Kenya's Mara NorthContinue Exploring…...

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Sala’s Camp | The Masai Mara

Set under tall riverine trees on the banks of the Sand River in the southern Masai Mara in Kenya, Sala’s Camp is perfectly situated for lengthy sightings of the GreatContinue Exploring…...

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Sirikoi Lodge | Lewa Conservancy

Nestled in a shady acacia forest overlooking a natural waterhole, Sirikoi offers private game drives and activities in the mammal-rich Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. Stay in a luxury tent, a two-bedroomContinue Exploring…...

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Tortilis Camp Amboseli | Amboseli National Park

Enjoy unobstructed views of Mount Kilimanjaro from Tortilis Camp Amboseli, set on a 12,000ha private conservancy in Kenya where some of Africa’s largest elephants roam. From relaxing massages to swimmingContinue Exploring…...

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Giraffe Manor | Nairobi

Get up close and personal with the endangered Rothschild’s giraffe at Giraffe Manor, a luxury Kenya lodge with a beautiful garden in Nairobi, Kenya. Stay in one of 10 grandContinue Exploring…...

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Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp | The Masai Mara

Enjoy uninterrupted views of the Masai Mara and the Oloololo Escarpment at Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp: from your tent, the restaurant or the infinity pool, or nearby on safari, whileContinue Exploring…...

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Bateleur Camp | The Masai Mara

Gaze over the plains from an intimate forest setting at the foot of the Oloololo Escarpment – at the very edge of Kenya's Masai Mara. A private butler, exceptional gameContinue Exploring…...

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Ngare Serian | The Masai Mara

Get the ultimate escape at Ngare Serian, just four tents scattered along the Mara River accessible only by narrow rope bridge. Set in the exclusive Pusinkariak Conservancy, it’s the perfectContinue Exploring…...

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Serian The Nest | The Masai Mara

Experience a true African adventure by sleeping under the stars at Serian The Nest, a treehouse in Kenya next to the Mara River. Whether a family adventure or a romanticContinue Exploring…...

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Serian the Original | The Masai Mara

Set your own pace at Serian The Original with your own dedicated safari vehicle, guide and spotter and a host of activities, including walking safaris in a private conservancy, flyContinue Exploring…...

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Angama Mara | The Masai Mara

Share endless views over Kenya's Masai Mara with raptors and hot-air balloons from the luxurious Angama Mara, high above the Great Rift Valley. Indulge in the scenery, the food, beadingContinue Exploring…...

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Cottar’s 1920s Camp | The Masai Mara

Take a step back in time at Kenya's Cottar’s 1920s Camp, where the golden age of exploration meets modern-day adventure safaris in an untouched, exclusive conservancy. Expect endless savannahs straddlingContinue Exploring…...

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Mara Plains Camp | The Masai Mara

Cross a narrow wooden bridge suspended over the Ntiakitiak River to reach Mara Plains Camp, located in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy just north of Kenya's Masai Mara National Reserve. ThisContinue Exploring…...

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Elsa’s Kopje Meru | Meru National Park

Take an open-air bath on your porch, overlooking the plains of Meru National Park in northern Kenya; walk in the footsteps of the lion-loving Adamsons, made famous by Born Free;Continue Exploring…...

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Sand River Masai Mara | The Masai Mara

Set along the Sand River in Kenya with three crossing points, there’s no better place to watch the Great Wildebeest Migration than at Sand River Masai Mara. When not witnessingContinue Exploring…...

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Loisaba Tented Camp | Loisaba Conservancy

Whether relaxing in the infinity pool, lazing on your sundeck or dining al fresco, you’re guaranteed uninterrupted views of pristine wilderness from Loisaba Tented Camp, all the way to MountContinue Exploring…...

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Saruni Samburu | Samburu Region

Feel like you’re on top of the world at Saruni Samburu, where six luxury villas perch atop a rocky outcrop overlooking 8,000ha of pristine wilderness. With private game drives, indulgentContinue Exploring…...

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Sasaab | Samburu

Discover Kenya’s lesser-known Samburu National Reserve from the comforts of Sasaab, located just west of it. With Moroccan-style suites, indulgent spa treatments, game drives, bush breakfasts, cultural trips, camel rides,Continue Exploring…...

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Solio Lodge | Solio Reserve, Mount Kenya

Enjoy guaranteed sightings of the endangered black and white rhino at Solio Lodge, located in Kenya’s oldest rhino sanctuary, the private Solio Conservancy. Tucked between Mount Kenya and the AberdareContinue Exploring…...

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Segera Retreat | Laikipia Plateau

Segera Retreat, made up of eight luxurious villas on a private reserve on northern Kenya's Laikipia Plateau, showcases African art from a private collection, as well as rare explorer's memorabiliaContinue Exploring…...

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Loisaba Star Beds | Loisaba Conservancy

Appreciate the vastness of Kenya's wilderness from your plush double bed, which can be wheeled outdoors for an incomparable night under the stars. Located in Laikipia, Loisaba Star Beds offersContinue Exploring…...

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Lewa Wilderness | Lewa Conservancy

Bottle feed baby rhino at Lewa Wilderness, a luxury Kenya safari lodge with dramatic Mount Kenya views. Set in 25,000ha of remote wilderness in northern Kenya, this family-run establishment offersContinue Exploring…...

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Elephant Watch Camp | Samburu National Reserve

Get to know the elephant families of Samburu National Reserve at Elephant Watch Camp in northern Kenya's wild Samburu region. Here you can stay in one of six unique tents, locatedContinue Exploring…...

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ol Donyo Lodge | Chyulu Hills

Sleep under the stars, enjoy horseback safaris or mountain biking, or simply gaze at Mount Kilimanjaro, the distant plains or the much-visited waterhole at Kenya's ol Donyo Lodge. Set onContinue Exploring…...

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