Kichwa Tembo


  • Twice daily game drives
  • Option to go walking and take night drives
  • 3 categories of tents plus family suites
  • Enjoy views of the Masai Mara
  • Split level dining and lounge areas
  • Meet local Maasai tribes people

Open: Kichwa Tembo is open all year.

Location: Kichwa Tembo is in the private concession of the same name, in the western Masai Mara Game Reserve. Ther Kichwa Tembo private airstrip is about a half an hour drive from the camp. The flying time from Wilson airport in Nairobi is around an hour.

Rooms: Accommodation is in luxurious safari tents with private verandas. There are 40 tents in total which include 12 classic safari tents, 20 superior and 8 superior view tents, the last including 3 family tents. All are spacious, have a safe, Wi-Fi access, hairdryer and en-suite bathroom with a shower, hand basin and a separate flush toilet. Classic and superior tents have views of grassland or forest, while the superior view tents look out onto the Masai Mara. The maximum guest number is 80.

Activities: While here 2 daily game drives are included in your stay. Other activities at additional charge: night drives, guided bush walks, Maasai village visits, talks and dances by local Maasai tribes people and hot air balloon flights. The camp staff can arrange private bush breakfasts and dinner.

Facilities: The main guest areas are arranged on different levels and include a 2-storey lounge and bar, safari shop and indoor and outdoor dining areas. The camp has an outdoor swimming pool and several hammocks where you can relax between activities. There is a massage tent. The camp offers a laundry service, to be paid for locally.

Dining: Meals are taken at individual tables. Private bush meals and candle-lit dinners can be arranged.

Children: Children of all ages are welcome. There are 3 family suites, that can accommodate up to 2 adults and 1 child under 16. The WILDChild programme of activities can be organised at additional cost. Babysitting can be arranged. Children aged 5 and under are not permitted on regular game drives and those aged between 6 and 11 are permitted on game drives at the discretion of the manager. The camp is fenced.

Health: This is a low risk malaria area.

Communication: There is Wi-Fi internet access in guest tents and the main camp area.

Notes: Kichwa Tembo is an AndBeyond property

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