Ilkeliani Camp

This camp is situated in a river glade in the epic Maasai Mara reserve and the area is a favorite for elephants coming to drink from the Talek River.

The camp has been designed to combine the old traditional safari style with a modern and fresh feel offering 17 large beautifully furnished guest tents all commanding views of the plains and the wildlife action throughout the day.

It is a permanent camp designed along eco-friendly principles. The ethos is to leave a minimum foot print on nature.

The facility is situated only 4 kilometers downstream from the Maasai Mara National Reserve’s Talek Gate and is centrally positioned to explore the game-filled reserve. Ol Kiombo airstrip is 25 minutes away from the camp and transfers are included.

The camp offers some of the Mara’s best game-viewing, even directly from your own tent. The camp accommodates a maximum of 30 guests at any one time and it prides itself on its personal service and attention to detail.

All the well-equipped tents are stylish with en suite bathroom and are sited under their own cluster of shady indigenous trees and you do feel that you are out in the wilderness.

The interiors are spacious and comfortable featuring a front verandah with a day bed and canvas safari chairs. Home cooked meals combined with personal service contribute to an unforgettable safari experience.

Features at the camp include; bar/lounge, free WIFI, dining mess tent, camp fire, electronic safes in each guest tent, solar water heater showers and flushing toilets, and bath amenities among others.

What guests will enjoy while at the camp include; hot-air balloon safaris, sun downers, cultural encounters (Masai culture), nature walks, game drives, and bird watching among others.