Ashnil Mara Camp is perfectly positioned at the confluence of the Mara and Olkeju Rivers in the Masai Mara National Reserve.
This camp offers discerning travellers 44 superb tents which sit alongside the riverbank and offer luxurious accommodation. This is an unrivalled position for wildlife spotting, and is close to the action during the annual wildebeest migration.
Location of Ashnil Mara Camp
The lodge is located within the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve at the confluence of the Mara and Olkeju Rivers.
Our luxury Masai Mara Camp is arguably in one of the very best positions in the Masai Mara for game viewing and also provides the perfect setting to sit and relax at the end of a exciting day of game drives.
The Ashnil Mara Camp is a 4 – 5 hour drive from Nairobi or there are daily scheduled flights from Nairobi to the Masai Mara which take just 45 mins. You may also fly from the Mombasa Coast to our luxury tented camp in just 2 hrs.
The much anticipated property comprises 40 luxury tents in the Masai Mara and includes luxury ensuite bathrooms, walk-in closets and a sun deck for relaxation while watching game. Its opening does not only add another dimension to the Mara, already a world famous national reserve, but it also becomes another important landmark in the travel destination
The restaurant serves set buffets featuring international, oriental and traditional African cuisine, while the open-air bar serves a wide selection of beers, cocktails and liquors.
The lounge is located in the main building away from the dining area. The décor has an African touch that makes it a wonderful place to pass the time and relax. There will be a variety of drinks served and these will include liqueur, soft drinks, cocktails, wines, and spirits, local and international beers.
Clinic / Infirmary
We have a fully equipped clinic that caters for staff and guests. The nurse will provide assistance at a nominal fee and/or make referral to a larger, well equipped hospital if need be.
E‐mails, internet browsing and general services are available at the reception. Network coverage in the Parks and Reserves are generally weak but we have installed antennas to boost connectivity. Wifi is available but with connectivity limited to a few areas in the lodge.
After your game drive you can take a dip in our swimming pool or simply relax by the pool. This is the perfect place to relax and laze around in the calm afternoons
Our game drives are all conducted in 4×4 vehicles and accompanied by a highly experienced driver guide. Lectures on wildlife conservation and culture are regularly given.
GUIDED NATURE WALKS
In our spirit to get you closer to nature, we have guided nature walks bookable at the reception and conducted by our qualified naturalist. This journey will take you around the property identifying all species of flora and fauna giving details of botanical and scientific names respectively.
BREAKFAST BY THE HIPPO POOL
We set a location by the hippo pool along the Mara river to enable you enjoy a sumptuous breakfast in this spectacular location.
Break the tradition of sitting in our beautiful restaurant by picking on a day to carry a lunch box to an area designated as safe and comfortable as our guides usher you to a sitting under a tree. Here our guides will give you a brief geographical talk on the landscape and the features therein.
A table is set in the bush for an amazing dinner under the African sky lit by the moon or candles.
Traditional dances, fairy tales, riddles and cultural talk dominate the air sat around a traditionl Boma