Cottar's 1920's Safari Camp

Cottar's has been providing an incredible safari experience for over 80 years. Cottar's 1920's Safari Camp provides that same luxurious elegant feel that was felt way back when it all began, even taking guests out on game drives in old time vehicles to add to the magic Cottar's provides.

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Situated between the Masai Mara, Serengeti and Loliondo reserves in an exclusive concession of 22 000 acres, the camp offers privacy and an abundance of wildlife all seen through the eyes of its highly qualified guides.

Cottar's 1920's Safari Camp offers 6 1920's style tents, 1 honeymoon tent and 4 family tented suites. There is also a private house to accommodate up to 10 guests. The camp has 2 main mess tent areas for fine dining, drinking, reading and relaxing. In the pool and spa area guests can relax after a game drive. Guests can also enjoy a safari bath or safari shower specifically set up in the savannah should they wish for a genuinely unique way of bathing!

Cottar's 1920's Safari Camp

Getting There

Fly into the Keekerok airstrip which is about 1.5 hour's drive from the camp. Alternatively Cottar's also has a private airstrip for private charters from any origin and this is a 10 min drive from the camp.


Day and night game drives, guided bush walks (which cannot be done outside of a private concession), river swimming and fishing, balloon safaris, bush meals, sundowners, camp fires and massage.

Read what our previous clients thought of Cottar's 1920's Safari Camp

Holiday to

Joe Colombano & Marie Louise Kirk

Terrific! Elegant but not pretentious, Calvin Cotter is a living legend and his team are now our friends: Douglas, Francis, Richard etc. Luxury hotel service and setting, but much more: a noble cause of nature conservation and support to local communities. Plus the thrill of an unfenced camp, with animals roaming freely and your own Masai security. Unique.

06/04/2015 Read full trip review

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Glenister & Marian Biss

This was a camp my husband had always wanted to stay and we were not disappointed. The rooms were spacious and had all the amenities and our 'house person' was very good. Again the food was varied and tasty and there we shared a table for eating, so we enjoyed good conversation together with one of the guides hosting the table - very pleasant. Our guide, Douglas, was a…

17/02/2015 Read full trip review