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Cottar's 1920's Safari Camp

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

The Camp has 9 tents in total (2 honeymoon suites, 4 double tents and 3 family suites). There are 2 main mess tent areas for fine dining, drinking, reading and relaxing. In the pool and spa area you can relax after a game drive. You can also enjoy a safari bath or safari shower specifically set up in the savannah, should you wish for a genuinely unique way of bathing.

Special offer: Book for 4 nights and only pay for 3 nights. This offer is only valid between 11 January - 31 May and 01 November - 19 December 2024. Honeymooner offer: Receive a 50% discount on one partner's accommodation. This offer is only valid between 11 January - 31 May and 01 November - 19 December 2024.

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Expert View

  • The romance of safari under canvas and the style of the bygone era of the 20s
  • Owned and run by the oldest established safari family in Africa
  • The highest number of Gold Safari Guides within one camp in Kenya
  • An untouched and exclusive concession bordering the Maasai Mara
  • Privacy for both couples and families

At a glance

  • 9 Safari Tents
  • All Ages
  • Open All Year
  • Family Rooms
  • All Inclusive
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Our sustainable tourism rating

We handpick partners who share our commitment to protecting their environment, conserving wildlife and benefitting local communities.

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"Enjoy unique, purpose-driven experiences that contribute to sustainability. Examples include talks on pangolin, wild dog and vulture conservation, foraging, learning about female rangers and talks on the Maasai culture and community tourism."

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Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.

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From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, cultural melting pots and enchanting beaches, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favorites.

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