- Game drives and bush walks
- Safari antiques from the golden age of travel in Kenya
- Surrounding wildlife of the Maasai Mara National Reserve
- The swimming pool at 1920s safari camp
- The Bush Villa is perfect for families
- Those honeymoon tent and bath options
- Lodge type; Luxury Safari Camp
- Location; South East Masai Mara
- Lodge size; 10 luxury tents
- Recommended stay; 3-7 nights
Cottars Offers Guests An Authentic Safari Experience; Explore The Masai Mara From 1920s Camp
One of the more authentic and luxurious safari camps in the Masai Mara, Cottars 1920s Camp, offers guests a traditional safari experience that is all about adventure and exploration.
The surrounding Maasai Mara and its wildlife can be viewed and experienced by way of game drives, night game drives and bush walks, all led by some of Kenya's best guides and trackers.
Other safari activities include; running with a Maasai Warrior, a local school visit and, of course, hot air ballooning, to mention a few.
Cottars 1920s is situated in an extensive and exclusive concession that is positioned between the Maasai Mara, Serengeti and Loliondo. The area offers safari experiences far away from the maddening crowds of the Maasai Mara.
So, in a nutshell, Cottars 1920s Camp is the safari establishment to look at if one needs to get away from crowds and the modern world as we all know it.
Cottars 1920s Camp offers guests the choice of ten luxurious appointed tented suites, two honeymoon suites, four double tents, three family tents and one private bush villa that sleeps six people.
All suites offer viewing areas, living rooms with fireplaces, bedding draped in mosquito netting, en-suite bathrooms and dressing rooms.
All suites are positioned far enough apart to ensure the ultimate intimacy, and all offer outstanding views of the surrounding bushveld and rolling hills.
For a truly unique experience in all suites, guests can take a traditional canvas bush bath under the stars!
The cuisine one can expect no matter the time of day is amongst the highest quality found in Kenya as a whole; meals are prepared by a highly skilled chef and their team in the kitchen from only the finest ingredients available.
Meals are served indoors, outdoors or out in the bushveld; this is all dependent on the time of year and what the weather is doing.
Private dining is available should one require it.
The wine selection at Cottars 1920s Camp is sure to impress, with a variety of world-renowned labels on offer. Whether you are looking for a crisp white wine to enjoy with your lunchtime salad or a robust red to go with your evening steak, the sommelier can recommend the perfect bottle for you.
Cottars 1920s Camp offers guests a unique and luxurious safari experience.
Situated in the heart of the Maasai Mara, the camp features two main mess tents, both with stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
The indoor dining area is elegantly decorated in safari chic style, while the lounge area in the other mess tent is perfect for relaxing with a book or enjoying a drink with friends.
In addition to the central guest area, Cottars 1920s Camp also has a swimming pool with wonderful views across the plains. This is the perfect spot to relax and take in the natural beauty of the Maasai Mara.
The camp also offers a range of excellent facilities for guests, including Wi-Fi, a bar, and laundry service.
Visitors to Cottars 1920s Camp can enjoy a variety of safari activities in the Maasai Mara, including game drives, bush walks, and hot air ballooning, to mention but a few exciting activities.
Cottars is located in a prime spot for wildlife sightings in the Maasai Mara (not far away from the Tanzania border); guests can see lions, leopards, elephants, zebra and wildebeest herds and other plains game from the comfort of their safari vehicles whilst out on safari.
There are a wide variety of cultural safari activities available to guests at Cottars 1920s Camp.
Perhaps the most popular is the opportunity to run with a Maasai Warrior. Guests can also visit a local school, learn about the Maasai Warrior School, and participate in Maasai singing and dancing.
These unique opportunities offer a fascinating glimpse into the traditional culture of East Africa.
No matter what activities guests choose (safari or cultural or both), one is sure to have an unforgettable experience at Cottars 1920s Camp.
Cottars 1920s is one of the best upmarket family-friendly safari camps in Kenya. The family suite is the perfect option for families offering suitable accommodation in a large tent that offers up space and amenities suitable for a family of four.
Cottars will arrange early dinners and children’s menus should one wish, and if the kids are older, they can dine with the adults as normal; this is entirely up to you.
Child-friendly activities and educational options are on offer and can be tailor-made to fit in with what you require; a private safari vehicle is also available on request.
Baby-sitting options are also available.
Spa and wellness treatments are available in the privacy of one's own suite; massages, manicures and pedicures are all part and parcel of a self-indulgent treat when staying at Cottars 1920s.
A full-time masseuse is now based at the camp and can be booked at a time that suits you.
Cottars 1920s Camp offers guests a unique and luxurious safari experience, complete with excellent facilities and a range of exciting activities.
Situated in the heart of the Masai Mara, the camp is perfect for wildlife sightings, with lions, leopards, elephants and zebra all visible from the comfort of your safari vehicle. Guests can also enjoy a variety of cultural activities, including running with a Maasai Warrior or visiting a local school.
The family suites at Cottars 1920s Camp is perfect for families travelling with children, and babysitting options are available.
For those looking to relax after a day out on safari, the camp's spa offers massages, manicures and pedicures.
So what are you waiting for? Book your Kenya safari to Cottars 1920s Camp today!
From US$ 1 470.00 per person
Cottars 1920s Camp Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season
Rates form part of a Kenya Safari itinerary
- Full board accommodation
- Water, tea and coffee
- Local Drinks (soft drinks, house wines, beers, and select spirits)
- Safari activities, including shared day/night game drives & bush walks/runs
- Cottar’s Warrior School - Kids' entertainment program
- Cottar’s private airstrip transfers
- Transfers to cultural visits
- All statutory taxes (approx. 25%), including VAT
- Champagne, wines and spirits (imported)
- Park and Conservancy fees
- Cultural village entry fee
- Massage and Spa treatments
- Exclusive use of vehicle
- Calvin Cottar as a private guide
- Optional safari activities including Ballooning
- Transfers to and from Keekorok Airstrip