Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp is situated on a private concession on the western border of the Maasai Mara close to where Out of Africa's famous final scene was filmed. Comprised of spacious Hemingway-style safari tents, the camp offers fantastic views out across the wild Maasai Plains, with the Oloololo Escarpment in the background. Not only does Kichwa Tembo enjoy some of the best views in the Mara, but due to its location, you will also be privy to a more hidden side of the Mara by being able to take part in activities such as bushwalks and night drives which are not permitted in the national reserve.
Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp is a classical camp, offering 20 superior tents, 8 superior view tents and 12 classic tents. Each tent features en-suite bathrooms and a built-in daybed to watch game as it passes by. In addition to an inviting rim flow pool with views over the endless, game filled plains, the main area offers a spacious split level indoor/outdoor dining area thoughtfully designed around an interactive kitchen and vegetable garden, allowing you to witness the preparation of delicious meals from lodge garden right to your table.
- Incredible location for the Great Migration between July and October
- Excellent wildlife year round with impressive big cat sightings
- Fantastic honeymoon specials
- Perfect for families - children will experience bushcraft activities
At a glance
- 40 Tents & 3 Family Tents
- Only 8 Years+
- Open All Year
- Family Rooms
- All Inclusive
"Be sure to book one of the Superior View tents for exceptional and uninterrupted vistas across the Mara."
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Big 5 Safari
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Hot Air Balloon Flights
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Honeymoon to Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
I have absolutely nothing bad to say about our experience at Kichwa Tembo. It’s just about the only way you’ll get me to go “camping” and I couldn’t have expected anything better! The view was spectacular from the tent and the resort itself was just beautiful looking out into the park. You might ev…Read full review
Honeymoon to Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
It’s hard to fault the first camp, it really was amazing and we’d recommend it to anyone staying in Kenya.Read full review
Family holiday to Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
Excellent and more! The guides (Wilson & Steven) are very friendly, engaging, accommodating & knowledgeable. Our butler (Yallel) was very professional and catered to all our needs. We loved that he shared stories about his family. The chefs and all the rest of the staff at Kichwa Tembo were very ac…Read full review
holiday to Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
The property is great! Overall, another positive experience! Staff and guides are super!Read full review