• Olonana and Mara River

    Africa; Kenya; Sanctuary Olonana

  • Olonana Camp Pool


  • Olonana private dinner

    Africa; Kenya; Sanctuary Olonana

  • Sunset at Olonana

    Africa; Kenya; Masai Mara; Sanctuary Olonana; Sundowner view over the mara

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  • Beside the Mara River in a private concession
  • Game drives in the Masai Mara Reserve 
  • Watch hippos from the deck 
  • Enjoy a swim and spa treatment 
  • Bush breakfasts, lunches and dinners 

Sanctuary Olonana is a small luxury camp set in woodland on the banks of the Mara River in the heart of the Masai Mara Game Reserve. The camp was totally rebuilt in 2018, and it's an inviting place to stay. You'll receive a warm welcome accompanied by understated charm. There are 14 large glass-sided suites. The floor-to-ceiling bi-folding doors open out to magnificent views of the river. Comfy king-size beds are the main feature of the room, overhead fans will circulate the air and keep the rooms cool, spacious en-suites have modern facilities and your own private deck features a glamorous daybed, perfect for relaxing outdoors. Back inside is a lounge area that offers panoramic views of this stunning Mara landscape. Three of the suites are ideal for families as they incorporate an extra bedroom.

The main lounge and dining area, has an enormous deck where you can sit and watch hippos in the river below. The food is of an excellent standard and the chefs will prepare delights for you to enjoy in the dining area or up on the Siria escarpment above camp. Bush breakfasts and picnics are also available. While relaxing in camp you can cool off the in the swimming pool and enjoy treatments at the mini-spa.

Game drives here are enjoyed in open 4x4 vehicles giving great visibility and photographic opportunities. Game drives usually go out at set times with the vehicles shared between several guests. The precise times and locations change with the seasons. You'll have the chance to spend time with local Masai people in the nearby village, joining them in such skills as archery and bow and arrow making. There are special activities for children.

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Olonana and Mara River

Small contemporary luxury camp located on the banks of the magnificent Mara River.

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