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Enchoro Wildlife Camp (the place to stay) located on the slopes of the Oloolaimutia Hills in Maasai Mara Kenya about 270 km from Nairobi on Narok Mara road it is situated in a quiet environment, perfect for guest travellers wishing to have a quality time of retreat and relaxation. Also a base for safari destinations to the neighbourhood Masai Mara National Game Reserve lately referred to as the new Seven Wonders of the World.
Our Camp is surrounded by a natural environment, waking up to bird twitter and sometimes roaring of lions, hyena’s monkeys drama in the bush around. It’s one of the best budget and semi-luxury accommodation available in Masai Mara. Comfortable, clean, safe and stylish accommodation, thereby allowing you to decide exactly how much of luxury you want to add.
Our motto is to ensure that everyone enjoys the comforts of modern life and the beauty of the great 7 wonders of the world “Masai Mara” making enchoro safari camp the most perfect place to be within a short walking distance and being the closest Safari tented camp site to the main entrance gate of Oloolaimutia Hills in Mara National Game Reserve.
Enchoro Wildlife Camp is an affiliate member of YHA-Kenya, which is part of a worldwide network of Youth Hostels HI hostels. YHA-Kenya enables you to explore Kenya on a budget while maximizing your fun, freedom and flexibility.
Enchoro Safari Tented Camp boasts numerous well maintained grass areas and an abundance of different varieties of trees making the surroundings in the Safari camp very enjoyable, this makes the tented camp very popular for groups, families and children as it have a safe and secure scenic environment for children to play.
Enchoro Wildlife Camp is able to cater for a maximum of 50 adult guests in three different styles of safari camps accommodation however for special events more guests can be accommodated with prior arrangement. All rooms in our tented camps have scenic views over the Mara with a sit for hour’s veranda with outside chairs.
Each of these accommodation options are designed to suite different traveller’s needs but high standard of service is maintained thought the camp no matter what option you choose.
Enchoro Wildlife Camp has an open air dining room overlooking the Masai Mara National Game Reserve, which we use for Dinner, breakfast and lunch. Tables are arranged for individual groups or couples as they wish. The informal dining room and sitting rooms are comfortable, open and airy. They enjoy uninterrupted views of Masai Mara Enchoro Safari Camp whose ever-changing natural setting attract birds and other wildlife.
All meals are relaxed and casual, served in the dining room or in the bush, or even on Utumaduni our traditional Gazebo.
The availability of wonderful, fresh vegetables and tropical fruit dictates most menus but Enchoro Wildlife Camp offers wholesome, nutritious home-cooked menus from all over the world to suit any palate. Our chefs can easily cater to the demands of children and those on special diets.
There is a separate sitting room (Gazebo) our fire place and bar area on the side of the dinning which we use mainly during the day and pre-dinner drinks in the evenings as you enjoy the evening campfire with some traditional Masai Dances or at sun downer by the time the sun begins to set and the night creatures, insects and wildlife start to tune up for the evening symphony.
This is ideal for children and well enough away so not to disturb the other guests. We do pick up service if you travel from overseas to Kenya through Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi. All you need to do to confirm your airport pick up is to provide flight details to facilitate the service which costs only ksh 1500 to any point in Nairobi City Centre.
To Get to Enchoro Wildlife Camp in Masai Mara from Nairobi there are daily shuttles which depart every hour to Narok town from Nyamakima Bus stop on river road Nairobi. Connect in Narok town with another Shuttle bus or Matatus to Masai Mara Oloolaimutia town both matatu and Shuttle drop or pick you up from the Enchoro Wildlife Camp if you request the driver to do so. (Please enquire about private transfer)
Alternatively, Enchoro Wildlife Camp Masai Mara operates its own tours to Masai Mara National Reserve. A 3 Days 2 Nights Safari depart daily at 8.00 am from the Nairobi International Youth Hostel, Upper Hill on Ralph Bunche Road-Next to Nairobi Hospital Our reception area is open and has an activity desk that can deal with any enquiries about local activities like visits to local masai villages, game drives, nature walks among other information on various touristic activities in Masai Mara not forgetting being entertained by the Masai Moran’s (young men) and Women on Masai traditional dances.
Safe keeping facility is available free of charge at the Camp warden’s office to lock up your valuables, ensuring a peace of mind on your trip.
There are daily laundry services to ease your worry of having to try and do laundry when on holiday, we can always help you connect a lift from the group going to Masai Mara.
Enchoro Wildlife Camp is your place to be on your vacations the only budget accommodation in safari tents you can trust.
If you need any information and to make reservations, please contact us on the address below.
Nairobi International Youth Hostel Building
Ralph Bunche Road, Upper Hill.
Po box 4473-00200, Nairobi- Kenya.
Tel 254 20 2726011 /+254 20 2711217 /254 20 2723012
Cell. +254 722655321 +254 710322787 + 254 722760661