Starting from $230

Ilkeliani Camp

Masai Mara

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Overview

Ilkeliani Camp is nestled in a river glade in the Masai Mara Game Reserve, the area is a favorite for elephants coming to drink from the Talek River.

 

The camp has been designed to combine the old traditional safari style with a modern and fresh feel.

 

Ilkeliani Camp offers only 17 tents and each commanding views of the plains and the wildlife action throughout the day. It is a permanent camp designed along ecofriendly principles. The ethos is to leave a minimum foot print on nature.

 

Each well-equipped tents are stylish with en suite bathroom. They are sited under its own cluster of shady indigenous trees and you do feel that you are out in the wilderness.

 

The interiors are spacious and comfortable featuring a front verandah with a day bed and canvas safari chairs. Home cooked meals combined with personal service contribute to an unforgettable safari experience.

 

Birding at Ilkeliani Camp will be rewarding for both amateurs and experts. An early morning will quickly reveal White-browed Robin-Chat, African Paradise Flycatchers, Slate-coloured Boubou and Grey-backed Camaroptera, all of which are common around the tented accommodation.

Along the Talek River in front of the camp, it is common to find the Golden Weaver, Common Sandpiper, African Pied Wagtail, Grey-headed Malachite and Woodland Kingfishers.

 

The ubiquitous Egyptian Geese are also sure to make an appearance. Look up and try to pick out Little and White-rumped Swifts, Brown-throated and Banded Martins, Mosque and Lesser Striped Swallows and then Black and White-headed Saw-wings.

Accommodation Highlights:
• 17 Large beautifully furnished Guest Tents with double or twin beds.
• Dining Mess Tent
• View Deck Bar and Lounge
• Free Wi-Fi
• Electronic safes in each Guest Tent
• Solar water heater showers and flushing toilets
• Bath Amenities
• Sun Downers