Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Masai Mara National Reserve | Kenya Safari
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Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp

Location: Masai Mara , Kenya Safari

Kichwa Tembo Masai Mara Tented Camp is situated on the western border of the Masai Mara Game Reserve in southwestern Kenya. Set on a private concession leased from Maasai landlords, the camp lies at the base of the Oloololo Escarpment just below the spot where Out of Africa’s most famous scene was shot. The camp overlooks the plains of the Masai Mara and lies directly in the path of the annual migration of wildebeest and zebra. Each of the 40 Hemingway-style safari tents (20 superior tents, 8 superior view tents and 12 classic tents) features an en-suite bathroom. The tents are spacious and have a shower, hand basin and water closet. Each tent has two extra-length three-quarter beds. Each luxury tent has a double bed that can convert to twins.


  • Fantastic Masai Mara game experience
  • Game drives in open-sided vehicles
  • Bush meals, walks & balloon rides
  • Migration river crossings (August to November)
  • Friendly & attentive staff
  • Views over Mara plains 
  • Pool with the best view in the Mara

Amenities at Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Masai Mara , Kenya Safari

  • Cell Phone Coverage
  • En-suite Bathrooms
  • Bar
  • Beauty or wellness therapist
  • Laundry service
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming Pool
  • Babysitting service available

Tents at Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Masai Mara , Kenya Safari

Superior View Tent

While all the tents look out onto the open grasslands or the shady forest surrounding the Sabaringo River, the eight superior view tents boast exceptionally beautiful, uninterrupted views of the Masai Mara.
Oversized beds are perfectly positioned to make the most of the views, while stained cypress wood furniture combine with tribal decorative elements. The generously sized swimming pool is set among the trees and surrounded by lush lawns and spectacular views.

Classic Tent

Experience a true Kenya safari in the comforts of a classic tent. Set into the dense vegetation that surrounds the Sabaringo River, the classic tents reflect the spirit of explorers of old. Comfortable interiors and a lovely ensuite bathroom offer a traditional tented safari experience, while secluded private verandas offer a shady spot to while the afternoon away.

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What to do at Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Masai Mara , Kenya Safari

  • Game Drives – Day
  • Game Drives – Night
  • Sundowner
  • Cultural Visit
  • Balloon Safaris