Mara Plains Camp: The Experience

Located in Olare Motorogi Conservancy, Kenya

Local guides pick out the perfect picnic spots.

Open vehicles offer unparalleled wildlife-viewing opportunities.

Guests have free use of professional camera equipment provided by the lodge.

A traveler enjoys an intimate moment with three lionesses while on safari.

Stopping for sundowners at dusk

Nothing pairs better with an African sunset than a chilled bottle of wine.

There is no set routine at Mara Plains Camp—you can pursue the experience you envision, whether that means packing your schedule with safaris, or interspersing game drives with time to learn crafts with the Maasai. The wildlife here is extraordinary, and lodge guides and open 4x4 vehicles ensure you see as much of it as possible. With access to the private Olare Motorogi and Mara North conservancies, as well as the great expanse of the Masai Mara National Reserve, there are hundreds of thousands of acres to explore.

Things to Do

Activity inclusions vary by rate type and package. Please inquire with the lodge when requesting your reservation.

  • Game Drives
  • Bush Walks
  • Bird-watching
  • Maasai Craft Workshops
  • Maasai Village Visits
  • Hot Air Balloon Rides

Food and Drink

Mara Plains Camp is your home while you’re here, and you can choose to have your meals whenever and wherever it suits you. Dine in the privacy of your tent or in the main lodge, or pause your bushwalk or game drive in a pretty spot and enjoy a breakfast or lunchtime picnic prepared by the lodge chef. The cuisine is a delightful mix of international flavors prepared with local ingredients.

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