Mara Timbo Camp is located in the world famous Masai Mara National Reserve where there is abundance of animal and bird life in the vast savannah. The camp is ideally situated in the most untamed environment below the Oloololo escarpment directly in a loop of Mara River with a panoramic view of two breeding herds of hippos and basking crocodiles. The camp is set up on part of big 50 acres plot. The camp is accessible by road and by air in only 40 minutes flight from Nairobi's Wilson airport.
The spacious 45sqm luxury tents with en-suite bathrooms are all under canvas with grass thatched roofing, providing cool temperatures during the day. The facilities in the tent include a king-size bed, a safe deposit for your valuables, enough space for placing the clothing, a bathroom with double sinks, hot shower, flush toilet, 220/240v power supply and amenities for your use.
Every tent stands on a 65sqm big terrace equipped with a cozy sitting area and low beds, a swing, the possibility of private dinner and a bathtub, so that you are able to watch the hippos in the Mara River while taking a bath. The neighboring-tent is a comfortable distance away.
The camp is even disability friendly; all areas are accessible to the physically handicapped. The camp almost has no stairs, or ramps to overcome stairs easily.
Mara Timbo Camp's bush cuisine tops normal safari standards by far, internationally orientated and specialized in Italian, Asian and African meals. The camp chef has vast experience in gourmet cuisines, all meals are table d’ hote. You always have the choice between three menus with three courses each, one of them always vegetarian.
The bar is located in the lounge very much centrally. In front you find an open fireplace. A professional barman will welcome you on arrival with a free welcome drink. You will be served with the most intriguing cocktails for sundowners while you listen to the stories of a Masai naturalist about Masai Culture.